GraphQL is a technology which is a modern and uniform alternative to the wealth of different RESTful interfaces. REST was introduced back in 2000 and is only an architectural style, not a specification. In REST any self-respecting developer is used to versioning, but in GraphQL there is no concept of versioning in the same sense.
Software Patents and Open Source are like oil and water. They just don't mix easily. One of the recent cases where the pair has been discussed is the BSD + Patent Clause licensing that Facebook uses for React.js and other Open Source software it has released.
Written by Jani Tarvainen on Sunday July 3, 2016
JSON Web Tokens are a relatively new method for authentication. JWT for short is an open standard for passing claims between parties in web application environments. Instead of relying on a cookie, applications can rely on passing forward JSON Web Tokens.
Written by Jani Tarvainen on Monday June 13, 2016
Many web applications are essentially a CRUD interface. This stands for simply Create, Read, Update and Delete. This is often the backbone of applications of all sorts ranging from content management systems to custom web applications like travel sites.