The Three Rs: Reading, Writing, and REST APIs | Cloud Chats: Episode 2


☕ 🍵 In the mood for some fun? Join DigitalOcean developer advocates Chris & Mason for our second episode of Cloud Chats. Watch the latest developer news and app demos, and ask us anything!

Welcome to Cloud Chats: Episode 2!
0:00 Hello
0:49 IDEs/text editors
0:57 Chris’ VS Code setup
2:55 Mason’s VS Code setup

News Flash
8:05 2020’s toll on open source
9:55 Monetization of free software
11:42 Istio 1.9 released

This Week at DigitalOcean
13:42 Write for DOnations
16:00 Building up your résumé
18:43 Bill.do: DigitalOcean Bill Monitoring
18:56 SnapShooter: Droplets and Volumes backup

Lightning Tutorials
20:55 REST APIs
21:36 PokéAPI.co: the RESTful Pokémon API
23:00 The Star Wars API: swapi.dev
23:40 Every app is a CRUD app? (Create, Read, Update, Delete)
24:59 Best stack for REST APIs
26:30 Express.js vs. Django (Building a SaaS)
27:18 Build a Node API in Strapi in 5 minutes

Back in My Day
37:32 Google Maps launched (Feb. 8, 2005)
40:00 Deep Blue defeated a world chess champion (Feb. 10, 1996)
42:00 ENIAC unveiled (Feb. 14, 1946)
43:15 Birth of IBM (Feb. 14, 1924)
45:15 YouTube launched (Feb. 15, 2005)

Tools, Musings, Etc.
51:02 Clubhouse.io: project management
52:00 Clubhouse.com: audio-chat social networking
59:50 Reddit’s 5-second Super Bowl ad
1:02:47 Mason’s joke of the day (credit to the internet)

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Duration: 01:04:27
Publisher: DigitalOcean
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