URI construction: give it a REST

Picture the scene: you've just updated your product's REST API. You've added lots of new features, revamped the URI structure and you're excited for your clients to start using it. One of these two things will happen within the hour: Your support line will ring off the hook with angry customers screaming about how none … Continue reading URI construction: give it a REST

Your open source product is great, I think

I'm consistently awed by how poorly most open-source teams present their technology to their core audience of fellow programmers. There are so many great examples of freely-available technology out there that fail to get widely adopted due to their abysmal out-of-the-box experience. The saddest part is that most of these hidden gems just need a … Continue reading Your open source product is great, I think