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The Connective Tissue: How APIs Drive Business Growth

Most of the pivotal developments in human history have facilitated better connection. From written language to the Gutenberg printing press, whenever we improve our communication, society as a whole leaps forward. In the digital era, the internet revolutionized our lives by enabling instant global communication. This paved the way for what could…

Partnering with Box to Make App Development Easy and Secure

Building identity and access management into an app is hard. That’s why we launched APIs and a developer edition earlier this year, helping developers add authentication, authorization, and user management to a web or mobile app within minutes. And our team hasn’t slowed down since: our mission is to build an authentication and user management…

Developer DNA: A Day in the Life of Matt Raible

Matt Raible, a developer advocate at Okta, helps developers create secure, seamless customer experiences by building apps, writing new code, authoring countless blog posts (and even a few books!), and sharing his experiences onstage at meetups, user groups, and conferences across the country. Probably not what you’d expect from someone who grew up…

256 Reasons to Celebrate Programmer’s Day

Programmer’s Day is celebrated on the 256th day of the year, and this year, it’s on Wednesday, September 13. This number is important in the binary space, the mathematical foundations that computer science is built on. Computer values are stored in bits, and 8 bits form a byte. With all its binary combinations, a single byte can store amounts from…

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