A piece describing AirBnB’s microservice journey by Jessica Tai, an incredibly useful guide on orchestration v choreography from Bern Ruecker, and more gems of guidance from Phil Sturgeon on health routes. This and more in the latest REST API notes:

There's plenty of API hoot and nanny to cover. However, I take a moment to highlight not only some recent accomplishments, but thank readers for their time and attention. And there is also a colorful summation of Thanksgiving:

If you're in the United States, this email probably finds you either in transit or in preparation (or both!) for the Thanksgiving holiday. It is a time that is associated with indulgent shopping, strained family conversations, and overeating while the Detroit Lions find less entertaining ways to lose.

Happy holidays!

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