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Rushaine McBean

Building Efficient APIs with JSON-API


Most web applications have RESTful APIs for either internal or external use or mobile apps and that comes with many approaches to design and standardize for a team. If you’re already using JSON responses, following the JSON API spec is a natural progression to provide consistent responses. In this talk, I will give an introduction to the spec, it’s main feature benefits, how it can be implemented in a Rails app and the lessons learned.


Rushaine is a software engineer who specializes in building JavaScript and Ruby on Rails web applications. When she’s not writing code for Kickstarter, she’s working on side projects to stay update to with current technologies or helping run Manhattan.js a local JS meetup in NYC.