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Evan Williams About Twitter’s APIs: “We Didn’t Have That All Figured Out”

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http://techcrunch.com – Twitter co-founders Biz Stone and Evan Williams took the stage at TechCrunch Disrupt today to discuss Medium, their new online publishing platform coming out of Obvious Corp with YouTube’s Hunter Walk. Maybe the most interesting statement of the session came from Evan Williams, though, who noted that Obvious is taking things slow with its API. An API, he said, needs to have a purpose, and developers have to be really conscious about what they want to do with an API. “We didn’t have that all figured out with Twitter,” Williams candidly noted. Twitter, of course, has been (IT news)