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Tuesday, October 22 • 11:00am - 12:00pm
Secrets of Awesome JavaScript API Design #apidesign

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It doesn't take long for most developers to sniff out a poorly-designed JavaScript API. Within minutes of coding against a library, most developers can divine how their long-term relationship with that library will turn out. APIs are developer UX, after all.

In fields like art & architecture, design is communicated through principles, and it's possible to borrow the principles of these fields, and see them in action in several popular JavaScript libraries. By digging into these libraries, and uncovering these principles, we can learn how to create APIs of our own that are a pleasure to use.

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Brandon Satrom

Sr. Manager, DevRel, Particle
Brandon Satrom is Sr. Manager for Developer Relations at Particle. An unabashed lover of the web, mobile and an avid tinkerer, Brandon loves to talk about sensors and circuits, microcontrollers, open source, robots and whatever new shiny tool or technology has distracted him from... Read More →

Tuesday October 22, 2013 11:00am - 12:00pm PDT
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