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+ - IPv6-only hosting won't make sense for years->

Submitted by rawagajah
rawagajah (1321705) writes "World IPv6 Day this Wednesday will shake out any bugs for websites running on IPv4 and IPv6 in parallel. However, cloud server provider ElasticHosts points out that IPv6-only websites are still a long way off — they only make sense after access is overwhelmingly IPv6 capable. In the meantime, the market in IPv4 space will presumably only grow, benefiting the IPv4 hogs..."
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+ - Designing great HTTP APIs: it isn't just about XML->

Submitted by rawagajah
rawagajah (1321705) writes "With the world moving to web services and the cloud, UK cloud provider ElasticHosts has written an amusing guide to designing a great HTTP API. As so often in computing, it comes down to KISS — but with so many cumbersome XML APIs with massive developer guides out in the wild, that's still advice worth remembering!"
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