Bitcoin and Blockchain: What’s the Difference?

By Janet Wagner On December 7th, 2017, the value of one bitcoin surged to more than $16,000. Quite a feat for the first decentralized cryptocurrency, something that was once ridiculed by just about every financial institution and business. Interest in Bitcoin has skyrocketed in recent months, and it’s not just Bitcoin that’s generating a lot of …

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Only One Woman in Top 100 Stack Overflow Accounts

There’s been a lot of talk about women in tech these days. Headlines include both the repugnant and up-lifting. One the ugly side, we’ve all read about the sexual harassment and mistreatment at famous tech companies. On a more uplifting note, more campaigns and movies are celebrating women’s contribution to tech–and inspiring future ladies to take up STEM careers. …

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NASA API Profile: Explore the Cosmos with Code

Welcome back to #12DaysOfAPIs! Today, we’re blasting off with the NASA API. What you can do with the NASA API We can pretty all much agree, space is awesome. Navigating the all of NASA’s APIs though is a little tricky. According to Programmable Web,  NASA has 62 (!!) public APIs. While NASA’s API developer portal and …

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Lob API Profile: Send Physical Mail Programmatically

We’re back with #12DaysOfAPIs, our series to help you get inspired for a side project this holiday season. Today, we’re talking about the Lob API with Growth Engineer Shrav Mehta. Ok, so what is the Lob API?  Lob is an API company that lets you send physical mail programmatically and at scale. That means that you …

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