Accessing Bluemix Services from Client-side Web Applications 

By Niklas Heidloff | 8/7/17 7:45 AM | App Dev - Bluemix | Added by Oliver Busse

Bluemix is IBM’s cloud platform to build and host applications which can leverage more than 100 services, for example databases and cognitive services. The services provide APIs which require credentials. Applications which are hosted on Bluemix as Cloud Foundry apps or Docker containers can access these credentials from environment variables. This article describes how to invoke Bluemix services from client-side web applications.

Introducing the Conversation Inspector for IBM Watson 

By Niklas Heidloff | 7/31/17 10:01 AM | App Dev - Bluemix | Added by Oliver Busse

My colleague Ansgar Schmidt and I have developed a new tool for developers to simplify building conversational user experiences with IBM Watson Conversation. The tool displays JSON data of REST API requests that is sent between applications and the Watson Conversation service and it allows developers to modify outgoing JSON messages.