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November 18, 2021

Using GraphQL with Ruby on Rails

Objective: Learn how to create a new project with Ruby on Rails and GraphQL while setting it up to use React and Apollo. The focus is on getting the API running and executing a query.  Introduction Ruby on Rails is an MVC (model, view, controller) framework that you can use to build web applications using […]

June 22, 2021

8 Free to Use GraphQL APIs for Your Projects and Demos

Whether you’re trying to build a demo, create a workshop, or learn how GraphQL works, it’s nice to have some examples to reference instead of having to build your own. While Apollo Server makes building your own API a delight, sometimes you don’t want to get your hands dirty if you don’t have to. As […]

July 26, 2018

Introducing @defer in Apollo Server

Optimizing data loading for data-driven applications Many web applications today offer data-rich views that fetch data from many microservices and databases. To create a great user experience, developers must strive to minimize the time-to-interactive of each page, so that everything feels snappy and responsive despite expensive data requirements. One common optimization technique is to prioritize […]

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How Facebook organizes their GraphQL code

by Sashko Stubailo

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