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Michael Petychakis

Interested in API strategy, architecture, and design. Working to improve the quality and usability of information on the Web. CTO @OrfiumMusic

APIs and Linked Data: A match made in Heaven

Due to the proliferation of available public sector data sources and initiatives, the interlinking and combination of such datasets has become a topic of major interest within SME information managers. While more agile options for data integration are being requested, conventional methods of data integration are not feasible for use […]

What The Internet of Things Is Not

We all try to understand what the Internet of Things is about and how to better create businesses to fulfil its potential.One day I started looking the whole thing from a totally different perspective. Instead of trying to explain to everyone what the IoT is and what we need in order to become “IoT enabled”, I should start comparing to what Internet of Things is not.

A Hypermedia API Reading List

I've been doing an intense amount of research on Hypermedia APIs over the last few months, and while I didn't save every resource I found, I've made a list here of the most important.

Hypermedia Originally, this post was titled “A RESTful Reading List,” but please note that REST is over. Hypermedia API is the new nomenclature. I’ve been doing an intense amount of research on Hypermedia APIs over the last few months, and while I didn’t save every resource I found, I’ve made […]