16h14 26  août
A Structured HTTP Fields Parser and Serializer for the Go Programming Language
Kévin Dunglas
Structured Field Values for HTTP is an upcoming RFC defining a set of well-defined data types to use in HTTP headers and trailers. This new format will improve the interoperability and the safety of HTTP by allowing to create generic parsers and serializers suitable for all HTTP headers (currently...
13h11 26  juin
Save the Web: Decentralize
Kévin Dunglas
The web was designed to serve humanity, to enable knowledge sharing, for friendship among people.But data and services centralization by the Tech Giants have completely perverted it. Centralization causes major threats to our societies: mass surveillance, censorship, vote rigging, opponents arrests...
14h55 16  juin
Say Hello to Mercure 0.10
Kévin Dunglas
I’m very excited to announce the immediate availability of the version 6 of the Mercure Internet Draft as well as of the version 0.10 of the reference implementation Mercure is a real-time protocol built on top of Server-sent Events and leveraging HTTP 2 . It allows to push messages to JavaScript...
12h35 22  novembre
Vulcain: HTTP 2 Server Push and the rise of client-driven REST APIs
Kévin Dunglas
Over the years, several formats have been created to fix performance bottlenecks of web APIs: the n 1 problem, over fetching, under fetching... The current hipster solution for these problems is to replace the conceptual model of HTTP (resource-oriented), by the one of GraphQL. It’s a smart network...
14h31 25  octobre
Forum PHP 2019: Mercure - Real-Time for PHP Made Easy
Kévin Dunglas
Yesterday at Forum PHP 2019 I presented how easy it is to create real-time apps using PHP (among other languages) and the Mercure protocol. I also introduced the shiny and new Mercure website (designed by Laury S.) A special thanks to Eric Comellas who jumped on stage to explain how iGraal uses...
15h15 30  septembre
API Platform 2.5: revamped Admin, new API testing tool, Next.js and Quasar app generators, PATCH and JSON Schema support, improved OpenAPI and GraphQL support
Kévin Dunglas
I’m very excited to announce the immediate availability of API Platform 2.5 API Platform is a set of standalone server and client components for building and consuming REST (JSON-LD, Hydra, JSON:API...) and GraphQL APIs. The server components use PHP and Symfony while the client-side components ...
21h39 16  juillet
Mercure: Real-Time APIs for Serverless and Beyond
Kévin Dunglas
Here is the slide deck I presented during API Days SF 2019: Mercure is a protocol allowing to push data updates to web browsers and other HTTP clients in a convenient, fast, reliable and battery-efficient way. It is especially useful to publish real-time updates of resources served through web APIs...
16h57 26  mai
Using Next.js and Material UI Together
Kévin Dunglas
Next.js is a convenient and powerful framework for React. Its main benefit over using React directly is its transparent support for Server-Side Rendering.Material UI is a very popular set of React components implementing Google’s Material Design guidelines. Both libraries are impressive, but there...
10h48 15  mai
Upcoming conferences: AFUP Day, Web2Day, API Platform Meetup and more
Kévin Dunglas
During the spring I’ll speak at several tech events about my projects Mercure (Go), API Platform (PHP, server-side and JS, client-side) and Symfony Panther (PHP WebDriver): AFUP Day, May 17th in Lille Discover Symfony Panther, a brand new end-to-end testing tool using real web browsers for Symfony...
11h50 24  avril
React ESI: Blazing Fast SSR
Kévin Dunglas
React ESI is a super powerful cache library for vanilla React and Next.js applications, that can make highly dynamic applications as fast as static sites. It provides a straightforward way to boost your application’s performance by storing fragments of server-side rendered pages in edge cache...