Using your research and the Internet address the following questions:

  1. What is JSON and what does it do for a web developer?
  2. Json is an open standard format that uses human-readable text to transmit data objects consisting of attribute–value pairs. It is the most common data format used for asynchronous browser/server communication (AJAJ), largely replacing XML which is used by AJAX. JSON is a language-independent data format. It derived from JavaScript, but now code to generate and parse JSON-format data is available in many programming languages. The official Internet media type for JSON is application/json. The JSON filename extension is .json.

  3. Who wrote or supports JSON?
  4. Douglas Crockford was the first to specify and popularize the JSON format.

  5. Who uses JSON?
  6. Developers and data handlers

  7. What are some of the biggest advantages when using JSON?
  8. Its Compact and light weight

  9. What are some of the issues or concerns for using JSON?
  10. it is not secure

  11. Provide two or more websites that you found most useful doing this assignment.