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Description

What is Charles?

Charles is a web proxy (HTTP Proxy / HTTP Monitor) that runs on your own computer. Your web browser (or any other Internet application) is then configured to access the Internet through Charles, and Charles is then able to record and display for you all of the data that is sent and received.

What is JSON Server?

Created with <3 for front-end developers who need a quick back-end for prototyping and mocking.

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What companies use Charles?
15 companies on StackShare use Charles
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3 companies on StackShare use JSON Server

What are some alternatives to Charles and JSON Server?

  • Postman - Postman is the only complete API development environment.
  • Amazon API Gateway - Create, publish, maintain, monitor, and secure APIs at any scale
  • Paw - The ultimate REST client for Mac
  • Runscope - API Performance Monitoring

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