Tag Archives: data format

XML vs. JSON vs. YML

Here is a side by side comparison of the same data presented in three common formats.  How do they compare?  What are they good for?

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JSON/REST API – Handling Dates

In this post, I lay out the reason that you should always transfer dates in a JSON/REST API as an integer epoch value: the number of milliseconds since Jan 1, 1970. If you think it should be anything else, please … Continue reading

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