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Welcome our new Head of Developer Relations, Frédéric Harper

Hi API lovers, my name is Frédéric Harper, and I’m a new Mashaper. Starting in 2015, I’ll join the fantastic Mashape team as the Head of Developer Relations. A bit of background I’ve been in the tech industry for more than a decade, mostly working as a mobile, and web developer in startups. Pragmatic, with a high preference on anything Open, I’ve build softwares using many technologies. More recently, my weapons of choice were HTML, CSS, and JavaScript. Since a couple of years, I’ve shared my passion about technology as a former Technical Evangelist at Mozilla, and previously, at Microsoft....

Join us for Mashape Christmas Greetings!

Mashape is hosting some social time and warm holiday greetings for the hackers community of San Francisco. Save the date: December 20th – 7.30pm RSVP HERE! Merry Christmas! Join us to meet hackers, talk about all things APIs, drink, socialize, and discuss the future trends for the coming 2013! Do whatever you like; bring friends, and if you want to hack on your project all night, we do have sofas. ^__^ Free beers, drinks and pizza included! Handmade Sangria will be served. PS: Christmas trees are welcome!...

Happy Holidays to all the Mashapers!

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The unfindable BUG

This is what the dev team at Mashape (Mike and Marco) learnt from their bad experience, with an happy ending. One day, we were taking a break after a hard-core coding session, drinking their daily cup of tea: We were swaggering on our perfect code base. The asyncronous jobs were working good, the thread pool was implemented perfectly, everything was perfect. We started thinking that we deserved a trip to Hawaii, where we would spend all our money laughing, joking, and drinking. BOOM! Suddenly our Java unit tests exploded. Seconds, minutes, hours passed… we were tired, hungry, and thirsty. Mike was looking old, and I started ranting that the tea got cold. We were...

A Mashaper dancing in the night.

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Seeking for UI/UX designers!

Mashape is looking for a (UI/UX) designer that can outshine Leonardo Da Vinci. Our perfect candidate is an artist and and a poet truly passionate about imagining the future around users experiences and visual design. You will have the opportunity to have a huge impact as an early member. Responsibilities: Create a graphic system for the mashape.com Design/Create new site graphics Improve UI elements around every single pixel Develop pixel perfect Photoshop comps Create an advance site-wide style guide Storyboard/prototype UX experiences  Requirements: Fast in Photoshop/Illustrator Excellent use of typography Outstanding sense of color Details are your food Writing...

Web API’s world

Mashaper Michele Zonca gave a talk at the Kings of Code conference. Check out his slides here: Web API’s World...

Twitter Love: @garrettwilkin

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Twitter Love: @G_Mali

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The mashapers are conquering the Snow!

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