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Pascal Guilcher demoes a realtime stock quotes from Google Finance, using APISpark and Streamdata.IO. Thierry Templier explains how to implement file upload with the Restlet Framework. I also blogged about the API definition translation in APISpark, RAML import & multi-file definitions support.

- October 30, 2015
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Google Finance offers a neat integration with Google Sheets as presented in this article. Also APISpark offers to turn a Google spreadsheet into an API. Let’s combine both of them to create a dashboard that monitors in real-time the Google Finance stock quotes. First, we create a spreadsheet “My_quotes” that contains a worksheet “Quote” where […]

- October 28, 2015
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File upload corresponds to the ability to send files from an HTTP client like HTML pages or Java applications to an HTTP-compliant server. After having described the different concepts behind this issue, we will see that Restlet Framework provides a consistent support to implement it within Java applications at both client and server-side levels. Possible […]

- October 27, 2015
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We recently added a cool capability to the already-extensive palette of multi-language support and translation in APISpark: the ability to import RAML definitions! Now you can both import and export RAML, just like you already could do with Swagger. Furthermore, it’s also possible to import “multi-file” definitions, by importing RAML and Swagger APIs that span […]

- October 26, 2015
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DHC by Restlet is a pretty powerful and user-friendly API testing tool, and Thierry Templier published a detailed tour of DHC, to get users started. For your API documentation, APISpark now offers the ability to download API HTML documentation, thanks to the Swagger2Markup integration. Swann Vichot & Fabienne Launay recorded a screencast on how to […]

- October 23, 2015
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The University of Bari Aldo Moro, one of the 58 State universities of Italy, was founded in 1925 and is attended today by about 60,000 students, across the Bari, Brindisi, and Taranto campuses. A team of researchers are using APISpark for an expert system knowledge base.

- October 22, 2015
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Your API is live and ready to be used by API consumers. It is time you tell the world how your API should be used! You remember that APISpark provides built-in support for the Swagger UI, which is especially nice for interacting live with the API, but you can also share the HTML documentation of […]

- October 21, 2015
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by Guillaume Laforge, PMC Chair on the Apache Groovy project and Restlet product lead and developer advocate. After Groovy joined the Apache Foundation, the monthly downloads doubled to 1.3 million per month. That’s a massive increase in less than six months. I’m trying to take lessons from the Groovy community and apply them to Restlet. Hopefully, […]

- October 21, 2015
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This week we’re showing you how to use deeper data models on APISpark. Build an entity store with all the nested properties and references you need then test the corresponding API. View other screencasts here.

- October 20, 2015
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You’ve certainly heard about Restlet Client (aka Dev HTTP Client) joining the Restlet family a few months ago. Client is an awesome API testing tool to interact with REST services. You’re probably wondering what’s so different about this tool? In fact, it’s a lot of small things that make your user experience better, save you precious time when […]

- October 19, 2015
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