Future of Webapps > Shaun Inman > 10 Reasons Why You Need to Build an API
What is an API – can be likened to a bank ATM
connectivity problems prevented too much on this session – however it was very dry, there was nothing really new here in terms of the wider scope and this conference.
APIs are good, you need them, you should have them, they add value, they bring value, they help expand your business
the talk ran very short so for the first time today we switched to a questions session which focused mainly on Mint which is the product Shaun built