Brad Laney is a senior software developer targeting core web solutions and supporting technologies. He grew up in California where he specialized in eCommerce web development. Since then he has moved to Austin, gained a love for the amazing food, and expanded his experience with knowledge of the shipping industry. His personal time is spent nerding out playing video, board, and tabletop games. Other than that, he really enjoys watching the people around him expand their technical background.
The What & Why of APIs
From Twitter to Facebook to smartphones to ATMs, APIs power our digital lives. We will discuss the basics of APIs: what they are, how they work, and why they matter.