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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 […]

June 24, 2016

How Facebook organizes their GraphQL code

This year, I was fortunate enough to be able to attend React Europe in Paris. There were some great talks about GraphQL at the conference, and I think anyone excited about GraphQL should check them out on the React Europe YouTube channel. So that you don’t have to watch all of them, I’m going to go through my […]

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June 23, 2016

New features in GraphQL: Batch, defer, stream, live, and subscribe

by Sashko Stubailo

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September 7, 2021

What is it like to interview with Apollo? (part 2 of 2)

by Chris Shaw