I immediately began rattling off the solutions this API would provide. Bruno patiently paused me and said that we should focus on problems before we plan any possible solution. Bruno’s focus on problems reminded me of how I easily slip into API solutionism and get right to work demonstrating how APIs will fix anything without ever actually describing a real world problem.
Found on Focusing on Problems When Defining a New API | API Evangelist on 2022-10-25 11:44:50.
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