API Evangelist Partners

These are my partners who invest in API Evangelist each month, helping underwrite my research, and making sure I'm able to keep monitoring the API space as I do.


3scale makes it easy to open, secure, distribute, control and monetize APIs, that is built with performance, customer control and excellent time-to-value in mind.


Runscope is a SaaS-based company that provides solutions for API performance testing, monitoring and debugging.


Tyk is an open source API Gateway that is fast, scalable and modern, and offers an API management platform with an API Gateway, API analytics, developer portal and API Management Dashboard.


Restlet is providing the fastest and easiest API-First Platform as a Service that developers and non-developers working on API projects can use.


DreamFactory Software develops and markets a technology that enables developers to connect modern mobile applications to enterprise back-end infrastructure in the cloud.

API Regulation News

These are the news items I've curated in my monitoring of the API space that have some relevance to the API definition conversation and I wanted to include in my research. I'm using all of these links to better understand how the space is testing their APIs, going beyond just monitoring and understand the details of each request and response.

Title Source Visit
Kremlin For The Win? Russia To Regulate Cryptocurrency Markets (2017-09-09) btcoin.info
FIDO Alliance FIDO Alliance Addresses PSD2 Screen Scraping Debate in Letter to European Commission and European Parliament (2017-09-08) fidoalliance.org
Equifax Data Breach Prompts Calls For Tougher Security Requirements On Data Aggregators (2017-09-08) www.darkreading.com
Bitcoin price drops following report that China is going to shut down local exchanges (2017-09-08) techcrunch.com
Uber is under federal investigation for spying on Lyft drivers (2017-09-08) www.engadget.com
Uber is apparently facing a third federal criminal investigation (2017-09-08) arstechnica.com
The FBI is investigating whether Uber used secret software called 'Hell' to track Lyft drivers (2017-09-08) www.businessinsider.com
Uber is under FBI investigation over software it used to track Lyft drivers (2017-09-08) www.theverge.com
Equifax breach disclosure would have failed Europe’s tough new rules (2017-09-08) techcrunch.com
Panel pushes Trump, Congress for better use of confidential evidence in policymaking (2017-09-08) www.washingtonpost.com
AWS Lambda is HIPAA eligible (and 7 other updates) (2017-09-06) medium.com
EU states’ data retention laws still violating privacy rights, report warns (2017-09-06) techcrunch.com
US House sends self (2017-09-06) www.engadget.com
Lenovo pays $3.5 million for preinstalling Superfish adware (2017-09-06) www.theverge.com
Snowflake’s newest cloud data warehouse takes aim at regulated industries (2017-09-06) techcrunch.com
UK Firms: GDPR Fines Don’t Bother Us (2017-09-06) www.infosecurity-magazine.com
Lenovo settles with the FTC for pre (2017-09-05) mashable.com
Regulatory Details – What Fintech Startups Need to Know (2017-09-05) staging.www.yodlee.com
ICOs for Dummies, & Not in China (2017-09-05) medium.com
China was right to clamp down on ICOs (2017-09-04) medium.com
Brief Analysis of China’s Ban on ICOs (2017-09-04) medium.com
Ethereum is getting smoked after China and South Korea's ICO crackdown (2017-09-04) www.businessinsider.com
FDA announces first (2017-08-30) blogs.cisco.com
St. Jude Pacemaker Gets Firmware Update 'Intended as a Recall' (2017-08-30) www.darkreading.com
Almost half a million pacemakers need a firmware update to avoid getting hacked (2017-08-30) www.theverge.com
AT&T absurdly claims that most “legitimate” net neutrality comments favor repeal (2017-08-30) arstechnica.com
465k patients told to visit doctor to patch critical pacemaker vulnerability (2017-08-30) arstechnica.com
Chinese regulators crack down on ICO risks (2017-08-30) www.businessinsider.com
Many Orgs Face GDPR Noncompliance Without a Data Protection Officer (2017-08-29) www.infosecurity-magazine.com
The UK government has issued new cybersecurity guidelines for smart cars (2017-08-06) www.theverge.com
Seattle study puts down some common criticisms of Airbnb (2017-08-06) techcrunch.com
US Army reportedly ceasing use of all DJI drone products (2017-08-04) www.engadget.com
The Hidden Treasure of the Cyber Executive Order (2017-08-04) blogs.cisco.com
Coming soon to a Parliament near you – UK's Data Protection Bill • The Register (2017-08-04) www.theregister.co.uk
Are Third (2017-08-04) www.darkreading.com
FCC offers 'reverse (2017-08-03) www.engadget.com
DRM in web standards creates new barriers to accessibility (2017-08-03) boingboing.net
DoJ Launches Framework for Vulnerability Disclosure Programs (2017-08-03) www.darkreading.com
Three things every IoT manufacturer should do to improve security (2017-08-02) readwrite.com
UK Data Protection Bill, Incorporating GDPR, Expected in September (2017-08-02) www.infosecurity-magazine.com
US Senators Intro IoT Security Bill (2017-08-02) www.infosecurity-magazine.com
Telegram builds a direct hotline for authorities, so they can pull down illegal content quickly (2017-08-02) mashable.com
Legislation Proposed to Secure Connected IoT Devices (2017-08-01) kasperskycontenthub.com
New Bill Seeks Basic IoT Security Standards (2017-08-01) krebsonsecurity.com
US Senators Propose IoT Security Legislation (2017-08-01) www.darkreading.com
Republicans try to take cheap phones and broadband away from poor people (2017-08-01) arstechnica.com
FCC says sharing DDoS attack details undermines security (2017-07-31) www.engadget.com
Congress looks into government agencies' deals with Kaspersky (2017-07-29) www.engadget.com
Why the feds took down one of Bitcoin’s largest exchanges (2017-07-29) www.theverge.com
Dear Floyd Mayweather, you’re why the SEC exists (2017-07-28) techcrunch.com
Politicians’ social media pages can be 1st Amendment forums, judge says (2017-07-28) arstechnica.com
Senate bill would stop police from obtaining emails and location data without a warrant (2017-07-27) www.theverge.com
Steve Bannon Wants Facebook and Google Regulated Like Utilities (2017-07-27) theintercept.com
UpCodes makes researching building regulations less exhausting for architects (2017-07-27) techcrunch.com
As Thailand restricts internet freedom, cyber activists work to keep an open web (2017-07-27) thenextweb.com
Bitcoin grows up and gets its first federally regulated exchange (2017-07-26) www.engadget.com
Verizon accused of violating net neutrality rules by throttling video (2017-07-26) arstechnica.com
SEC regulators are coming after ICOs (2017-07-25) techcrunch.com
Russia Passes Bill Banning Tor, VPNs (2017-07-25) www.infosecurity-magazine.com
Net neutrality faceoff: Congress summons ISPs and websites to hearing (2017-07-25) arstechnica.com
Verizon argues throttling video is allowed under net neutrality rules (2017-07-25) www.theverge.com
Accused of throttling Netflix, Verizon starts site to explain how Wi (2017-07-24) thenextweb.com
UK drone rules will require you to take safety tests (2017-07-22) www.engadget.com
Judge halts Wisconsin county rule for apps like Pokemon Go (2017-07-21) hosted.ap.org
Elon Musk clarifies that AI regulation should follow observation and insight (2017-07-19) techcrunch.com
AI data (2017-07-19) techcrunch.com
White House gives thumbs up to overturning net neutrality rules (2017-07-19) arstechnica.com
Today in OpenGov: The FCC’s failure to communicate (2017-07-19) sunlightfoundation.com
Uber is getting sued by disability advocates again (2017-07-18) thenextweb.com
A lawsuit filed in NYC claims Uber is in violation of human rights laws (2017-07-18) mashable.com
FCC refuses to release text of more than 40,000 net neutrality complaints (2017-07-18) arstechnica.com
FBI issues warning to parents about toys spying on their kids (2017-07-18) thenextweb.com
Report confirms Brexit’s boomerang logic on data protection (2017-07-18) techcrunch.com
FBI: IoT Toys Could Present a Privacy and Safety Risk (2017-07-18) www.infosecurity-magazine.com
Security Could Be Weakened If UK (2017-07-18) www.infosecurity-magazine.com
Elon Musk calls on governments to start regulating AI (2017-07-17) readwrite.com
Comcast tells the FCC that net neutrality should be voluntary (2017-07-17) www.engadget.com
Comcast’s FCC filing pits pet economists against net neutrality rules (2017-07-17) techcrunch.com
Comcast says it should be able to create internet fast lanes for self (2017-07-17) www.theverge.com
Elon Musk says we need to regulate AI before it becomes a danger to humanity (2017-07-17) www.theverge.com
Facebook says it shouldn’t have to stay mum when government seeks user data (2017-07-15) www.washingtonpost.com
Ajit Pai not concerned about number of pro (2017-07-14) arstechnica.com
Australia plans law to force tech giants to decrypt messages (2017-07-13) hosted.ap.org
US Customs says it can’t search cloud data at the border (2017-07-13) www.theverge.com
Net neutrality supporters sent over 5 million emails to the FCC (2017-07-13) www.engadget.com
Americans sent the FCC 1.6 million pro (2017-07-13) boingboing.net
AT&T’s ‘support’ for net neutrality means tricking customers to fight against it (2017-07-13) www.theverge.com
The FCC says net neutrality destroys small ISPs. So has it? (2017-07-13) www.theverge.com
Why we support net neutrality and the open Internet (2017-07-12) sunlightfoundation.com
US Government Limits Purchase of Kaspersky Lab Software (2017-07-12) www.darkreading.com
US government removes Kaspersky from approved vendors list (2017-07-12) www.engadget.com
Apple builds data center to obey Chinese cybersecurity rules (2017-07-12) www.engadget.com
Defending the open internet (2017-07-12) blogs.dropbox.com
The Unspoken Reality of Net Neutrality (2017-07-11) moz.com
AT&T joins net neutrality protest—despite suing to block neutrality rules (2017-07-11) arstechnica.com
The High Costs of GDPR Compliance (2017-07-11) www.darkreading.com
Telcos Singled Out for Prioritizing Government Requests for Data Over Privacy (2017-07-10) kasperskycontenthub.com
More Bitcoin regulations are coming (2017-07-10) www.businessinsider.com
The only way to stop another WannaCry is with regulations (2017-07-08) www.engadget.com
FAA offers registration refunds for casual drone pilots (2017-07-07) www.engadget.com
Twitter gets a win in lawsuit against U.S. government for right to reveal data requests (2017-07-06) mashable.com
EU gets behind ‘right to repair’ to combat short product lifespans (2017-07-06) thenextweb.com
The FAA is examining ways to identify drones in the air and their owners (2017-07-05) www.businessinsider.com
GDPR: Start Your Privacy Protection Planning Now (2017-07-05) blogs.cisco.com
Facebook is fighting the US on user data requests (2017-07-04) www.engadget.com
UK’S NHS has violated privacy of 1.6M patients in Google DeepMind medical trial, ICO says (2017-07-03) thenextweb.com
UK data regulator says DeepMind’s initial deal with the NHS broke privacy law (2017-07-03) techcrunch.com
Google’s DeepMind and UK hospitals made illegal deal for health data, says watchdog (2017-07-03) www.theverge.com
Is it Time to Can the CAN (2017-07-02) krebsonsecurity.com
FAA considers remote identification system for drones in the US (2017-07-01) www.engadget.com
GDPR, Cisco and You (2017-06-30) blogs.cisco.com
Germany has approved €50 million fake news fines that could target Facebook and Google (FB, GOOG) (2017-06-30) www.businessinsider.com
Germany passes controversial law to fine Facebook over hate speech (2017-06-30) www.theverge.com
A new internet safety bill would ban swatting, doxxing, and sextortion all at once (2017-06-29) www.theverge.com
Telegram will register with Russia but won't share secure data (2017-06-28) www.engadget.com
Telegram Agrees to Register Messaging App With Russia (2017-06-28) www.darkreading.com
How PSD2 Will Change Europe’s Banks For The Better (2017-06-27) medium.com
Google Hit With $2.7 Billion Antitrust Fine (2017-06-27) kasperskycontenthub.com
Va. Supreme Court to hear case challenging police retention of license plate data (2017-06-27) www.washingtonpost.com
Google fined a record €2.4 billion by the EU for manipulating search results (2017-06-27) www.theverge.com
Russia threatens to ban Telegram if it doesn’t hand over data (2017-06-26) www.engadget.com
Ringless voicemail spam won’t be exempt from anti (2017-06-26) arstechnica.com
A new FAA bill could bring drone deliveries closer to reality (2017-06-26) www.businessinsider.com
New EU Privacy Laws Will Complicate B2B Data Sharing (2017-06-26) kasperskycontenthub.com
Does US have right to data on overseas servers? We’re about to find out (2017-06-23) arstechnica.com
Google urges Congress to revise outdated overseas data laws (2017-06-22) www.engadget.com
EU wants clear drone regulations in place by 2019 (2017-06-19) www.engadget.com
Why Startups Need an API (2012-04-21) tune.com

If you think there is a link I should have listed here feel free to tweet it at me, or submit as a Github issue. Even though I do this full time, I'm still a one person show, and I miss quite a bit, and depend on my network to help me know what is going on.