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November 12, 2018 | In the News

Channel Futures: GraphQL API Query Language Growing, Gets Own Support Foundation

The growing popularity and use of the open-source GraphQL API language by software developers has inspired the creation of a GraphQL Foundation to promote the technology and help it accelerate its development and footprint in future code. The new org...

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November 7, 2018 | In the News

Datanami: Will GraphQL Become a Standard for the New Data Economy?

Don’t look now but a new language called GraphQL is emerging that could radically simplify how developers use APIs to get data into applications, and potentially provide a graph-like alternative to procedural REST. The company behind the open sourc...

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November 7, 2018 | In the News

SD Times: The Linux Foundation announces plans to form GraphQL foundation

In an effort to grow and sustain the GraphQL ecosystem, The Linux Foundation has announced plans to launch a new open-source foundation for it. GraphQL is an API technology that was initially developed by Facebook. The GraphQL Foundation will be a co...

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November 7, 2018 | In the News

The Register: Facebook’s open-source license drama-zone GraphQL gets swanky digs in Linux mansion

GraphQL, a query language for APIs that was on the verge of being shunned last year over software license concerns, has bounced back and landed in the arms of the Linux Foundation....

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November 6, 2018 | In the News

eWeek: GraphQL API Specification Moving Forward with Independent Foundation

The Linux Foundation announced on Nov. 6 that it is forming a new foundation to support the open source GraphQL specification, which enables a new generation of APIs. For nearly two decades, REST (Representational State Transfer) has been one of the ...

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November 6, 2018 | In the News

InfoWorld: GraphQL gets its own foundation

The Linux Foundation plans to host a foundation to support the GraphQL API project, with the intent of growing a neutral ecosystem for the technology. GraphQL is a specification for building APIs. It is intended to make cross-platform and mobile deve...

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November 8, 2017 | In the News

ProgrammableWeb: GraphQL Moving to Neutral, Open-Source Foundation

GraphQL will now have its own foundation: the GraphQL Foundation. Although GraphQL was initially incubated by Facebook, GraphQL is now utilized heavily by a diverse set of companies including major tech giants (e.g. Twitter, Airbnb, Shopify, etc.). A...

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