We use Google code guidelines and enforce our development standards with code reviews, by using methodologies like Extreme Programming (XP) demonstrate that teamwork is essential to successful projects. Code reviews are one part of this teamwork.
It promotes the review of one developer's code by other team members, some of the benefits of code review include:
While code review often seems like extra work, it reduces the workload by allowing the team to catch errors earlier in the development cycle.
The use of Facebook's APIs for developing social applications for customer brands, to monitoring resource consumption of our cluster of servers with web services from Amazon, to using Google maps for easy location of places contained in the websites that we do for our clients, to the integration of electronic payment methods in an online shop using Visa, to processing orders in real time on backend systems for our customers using SAP/R3.
Each one of these interactions is a call to a third party web service.
SOAP, XML/RPC and JSON/RPC. We prefer to use JSON over HTTP(S) as our default encoding and transport.