Job Description: Building very simple/focused open source tools and web services to support a more programmable web, a la the vision of webhooks. Current projects include:
PostBin – Webhook debugging tool. Create a URL that collects POST data for inspection. More to come.
Hookah – Webhook event dispatcher. The “SMTP daemon” of webhooks. Eases implementation of webhooks.
Protocol Droid – Very early HTTP-to-anything adapter. Made for limited cloud-side code environments.
- More soon … including free short-term storage API (clipboard of the web), library of service integration hooks, webhook plugins for open source projects, other public services …
What Python is used for: All projects use Google App Engine, Django, and/or Twisted … so 100% Python.