Its good to connect and while we can’t help you get your cousin Billy to look up from his Nintendo 3DS we can help you connect to all the applications you use on the Web and a in the Enterprise. APIs are common language of the web and the New Enterprise and this book is the perfect guide to get your applications talking to each other. With the number of open APIs reaching over 13,000 this year according to APIhub, 2013 will all be about how developers orchestrate APIs to create applications. Mule Cloud Connect is here to help. Ryan Carter has done an excellent job of covering the subject in depth in his forthcoming O’Reilly book, Getting Started with Mule Cloud Connect. Here are the first 2 chapters to get you started.