Back to News for Developers

Platform Updates: Operation Developer Love

February 13, 2013ByLeslie Lei

Developer Alerts: API Errors

Today, we are enabling API error notifications through our Developer Alerts tool to provide critical information about your apps via email and notifications on

If your app encounters an abnormally high API error rate, you will receive an alert. The alert includes information on the method name along with the error codes and corresponding error descriptions to help you triage the issue.

You can always monitor your App Insights dashboard for an in-depth look at your overall API activity and performance. We're beginning a gradual rollout today and plan to enable it for all apps in the coming weeks.

March 2013 Breaking Changes

The following changes will go into effect on March 6th, 2013:

  • No more accessing mailbox FQL tables without a user session
  • Removing apps from /me/accounts/
  • Removing redirect to docs when hitting

For more information, check out the Developer Roadmap.

Weekly stats

The following stats are for activity between 02/06/2013-02/13/2013:

Bugs activity

  • 295 bugs were created this week
  • 48 bugs were assigned this week
  • 237 bugs were resolved this week
  • 31 bugs were fixed this week
  • 206 bug were were duplicate, invalid, or by design

Bugs fixed

Activity on

  • 336 questions asked
  • 72 questions with a score of 0 or greater
  • 16 answered, 22% answered rate
  • 43 replied, 60% reply rate