Mashape Blog

Rumors aboard Mashape's spaceship

Chris Ismael
We’re rolling out a new detailed status report for API Providers.  It gives you a second-by-second report on your API health, as pinged from the Mashape proxy. Mashape Ping Status Report The goal is to give API providers a high-fidelity report on how their API is doing at minute intervals. You may remember sometime back, we also rolled out the Status Snapshot Display for APIs.  This a yet another continuation of our commitment to provide the best API report. Currently, it can only be accessed through the email notification you get when your API is down.  We would love…
Augusto Marietti
Everyone is building APIs these days. Most new apps/services have some kind of API, and almost every app uses at least one API. I was hacking on a project a couple of years back, and I remember one of the developers on the project mentioning that we should have an API. At that time, I thought he was crazy. We have not even launched the product, why would anyone want to use our API, let alone our App? Our app eventually failed, mostly the fault of ourselves. We out grew it, moved on to bigger and better ventures, but looking…