Что общего между APIs и Legos

What do APIs and Legos have in common?

There are 4 key advantages to leveraging APIs compared to hard-coding, or building things from scratch:
1. Standardization: APIs are universal, standardized building blocks.
2. Usability: Each API comes pack with information and documentation needed to carry out the task it’s assigned to. No hassle, just plug-and-play.
3. Customizability: because of the above 2 traits, you can mix-and-match to create custom functionalities.
4. Innovation: Ease of customization leads to innovation. And we all love innovation.