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About learning how to use JSON JavaScript Object Notation

JSON or JavaScript Object Notation is an easy format to transmit data from one application to another.  Its quickly being adopted everywhere and is really easy to work with.  Its an open standard format that is also human readable.  Its works like JavaScript objects with attribute value pairs .   Its been larger replaced XML especially when it comes to AJAX data transfers.  Some of the benefits are that it is language independent.

Here is a typically example of JSON

  "firstName": "John",
  "lastName": "Smith",
  "isAlive": true,
  "age": 25,
  "address": {
    "streetAddress": "21 2nd Street",
    "city": "New York",
    "state": "NY",
    "postalCode": "10021-3100"
  "phoneNumbers": [
      "type": "home",
      "number": "212 555-1234"
      "type": "office",
      "number": "646 555-4567"
      "type": "mobile",
      "number": "123 456-7890"
  "children": [],
  "spouse": null

Top resources for learning more about JSON

https://api.myjson.com to hold JSON

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