Two years ago we set out to build Apollo Explorer – the GraphQL IDE we felt was missing from the GraphQL community. And last summer, we made Explorer available for local development by releasing it in Apollo Sandbox. But Sandbox still ran on the Apollo Studio domain, and our #1 challenge has been distributing Explorer […]
Director of Engineering
June 9, 2022
How to embed Explorer for a private graph
Strong documentation is an essential best practice for any GraphQL API. One of the best parts of GraphQL is that it’s self-documenting, but nearly every engineering organization has additional internal documentation sites and dev portals designed to provide developers additional context and make them more successful. To prevent context switching, GraphQL API documentation is often […]
June 7, 2022
Improved embedding for Apollo Explorer!
Embed private graphs, use embeds to invite new users, and use improved Apollo Client Dev Tools. Explorer is an incredible GraphQL IDE that makes it quick and easy to browse schemas and run operations against them. It’s so awesome, that our community asked us to make it embeddable so that it could be used anywhere […]
May 26, 2022
Mark Your Calendar: GraphQL Summit is Back, Submit your Talk Proposals Now!
Calling all GraphQL developers: GraphQL Summit, the world’s first and largest conference celebrating the GraphQL community is back, and we can’t wait to host you in person in sunny San Diego! GraphQL Summit will take place at the Sheraton San Diego Hotel & Marina October 3-5, 2022 We are aware that Summit falls on several […]
May 25, 2022
What’s new with Multiplatform in Apollo Kotlin
« Write once, run anywhere »: that age-old dream is still alive today. That is why, when making Apollo Kotlin (then known as Apollo Android) a 100% Kotlin codebase, making it also Multiplatform was inevitable. The potential advantages for users would well be worth the overhead of writing agnostic code. Since then, the Multiplatform ecosystem […]