Archive for February 2012

Alt.Tekpub: Conceiving a RESTful API

Use Cases Always start with the user/consumer in mind (in this post the user or consumer is someone using my API for whatever reason). If they don't like what you do, your app ...

Someone Save Us From REST

ZOMG Did You Hear The News?!?!?!? PATCH is the new primary HTTP method for updates. Think files, for example. If you upload a file to S3 at some URL, you want either to create the ...

Alt.Tekpub: Moving to MongoDB

Exploring NoSQL When we moved from .NET to Rails we started out with MongoDB using MongoMapper. I loved it a lot back then – incredibly easy to work with and quite fast. But ...

Hands On With MonoStudio 2015

Nothing I want to start off that way as I think that's the most important part of this review: when I opened up MonoStudio 2015 (the renamed fictional successor to MonoDevelop)...

Kiss The Ring…

Hadi Hariri, reflecting on the "Submit a Patch" attitude:>If youre working on OSS, youre doing it because you are benefiting from it. You benefit because you enjoy it....