Using Web APIs to connect your app to a Website/ Mobile Device/ Data Service

Did you know that there are over 8000 programmable web APIs out there that are publically available.

What is a Web API ? What is it good for ? How can I use these in my own mash-up application to enhance my own app's features ?


Our meeting will look at how to access api's, take a look at the good, the bad and the ugly.


We will look at Programmable Web APIs and how we can access these and cover issues such as OATH, XAUTH, and JSON data.

Greg Good will also be giving us a demonstration of https://ifttt.com/ which allows you to simply automate these APIs to automate your daily tasks including email. IFTTT.com is a service that lets you create powerful connections with one simple statement: IF THIS THEN THAT

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Rafaël

We just grab a coffee and speak French. Some people have been coming every week for months... it creates a kind of warmth to the group.

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