By Stephan Hochhaus, author of Meteor in Action
Many applications rely on external APIs to retrieve data. If APIs must be called from the server, calling the API usually takes longer than executing the method itself. Let’s talk about how to integrate an external API via HTTP.
By Stephan Hochhaus and Manuel Schoebel, authors of Meteor in Action
A dedicated Session object that is only available on the client and lives in memory only is useful for keeping track of current user contexts and actions. In this article, we’ll explore the Session object and how to use it.
By Stephan Hochhaus and Manuel Schoebel
Meteor ships with multiple authentication providers. All of them are based on oAuth, a complex way to pass authentication data from one site to another. In this article, excerpted from Meteor in Action, we show you how oAuth works.