Marc-André shares his response and concern with recent articles that argued that GraphQL APIs shouldn't be exposed publicly. No matter where you stand on this argument, his response is a fantastic read.
Evan shares strongDMs journey to GraphQL, some pitfalls they encountered, and lessons learned during that process.
It was hard to miss, but "The Guild" received a USD 48 million grant and will join The Graph Foundation as a core developer. Read more about this via their official announcement.
Tools & Open Source
If your GraphQL server is based on Express and you're looking for additional query performance monitoring or tracing, take a look at Trace, a fairly new OSS library to do just that.
GitNation is in the process of making the GraphQL Galaxy 2021 recordings available via Youtube. If you missed (some of) the talks and want to watch them now, here's your chance. Topics range from caching to security, clients, and a ton more.
And to continue with conference recordings, the recording for GraphQL Contributor Days December 2021 is now available as well and super interesting to watch. At 2.5 hours it's the perfect way to spend a rainy afternoon. 😊