APIs

How APIs Foster Innovation

Wired thinks there should be an API for everything, and we agree. But what does this mean exactly? Keith Axline lays out how everything in our current world is programmable, in that “just as you can build apps for your smartphones and new services for the internet, so can you shape and re-shape almost anything

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Reducing Friction in the Path to Purchase

To merchants across all categories, it is no secret that decreasing the amount of friction experienced by consumers looking to make a purchase will have a positive effect on sales. This tenet has been evident since the introduction of the first credit card in 1950, as many business owners have since realized that the fees