Developers

    • Apple: Jan. 1, 2017, Was iTunes App Store’s Biggest Day Ever

      Apple announced that Jan. 1, 2017, was the iTunes App Store’s best single day ever, reaching nearly $240 million in consumer purchases. Looking back at 2016, Apple also revealed that consumer purchases from the App Store exceeded $3 billion in December. In terms of specific applications, Apple said Nintendo’s Super Mario Run was the most downloaded app globally on both Chr ...

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    • Facebook’s Favorite Hacks of 2016

      With 2016 coming to an end, Facebook shared its favorite hacks for the year from the many hackathons it hosted. The social network pointed out that its initial hackathon of 2016 was also its 50th companywide hackathon, so it was dubbed the Global Hack Jubilee. Facebook also highlighted its Voyager transponder, saying in a blog post that it was built on the data-center tech ...

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  • Facebook 2016 Open-Source Year in Review (Infographic)

    … Facebook launched 77 new open-source projects in 2016, yielding 60,000 commits and bringing its total to nearly 400 projects and more than 500,000 followers. Open-source developer advocate Christine Abernathy offered an overview of the social network’s 2016 open-source efforts, as well as the infographic below, in a blog post. Highlights…

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  • Facebook Pulls Facebook Live API Access From Prisma

    … the app’s developers: Your app streams video from a mobile device camera, which can already be done through the Facebook app. The live video API is meant to let people publish live video content from other sources such as professional cameras, multicamera setups, games or screencasts. Lomas pointed out that the frequently asked questions page…

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  • Apple Launches 2016 Games for (RED) Campaign

    … To mark World AIDS Day Dec. 1, Apple partnered with (RED) and a group of mobile game developers to launch a new Games for (RED) campaign on the iTunes App Store. During this campaign, players can purchase (RED)-themed content in 20 participating mobile games, including Best Fiends Forever, Clash of Clans and Marvel Contest of Champions. All…

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  • Customize your G Suite experience with App Maker and Recommended apps

    … and more. You can also leverage other Google Cloud services such as the Directory API and Prediction API, or third-party APIs, to create richer, more intelligent application experiences. Focus on delivery, not infrastructure: App Maker is built on the same secure and trusted infrastructure as G Suite apps like Gmail, Drive and Docs. Developers…

    The Official Google Blog- 18 readers -
  • Experimenting at the crossroads of Machine Learning and arts

    … This 233,000 year old female figurine is said to be the oldest piece of artwork ever found. Based on microscopic analyses archeologists suggest that it was shaped by human hands — possibly one of the first artists in the world. Critically, those human hands used a flint to shape the head and arms. Made of volcanic material, this 233,000-year…

    The Official Google Blog- 12 readers -
  • Twitter Announces Twitter Developer Communities

    … that fostering more local events will help us engage with our community in a more personal way. Our Twitter Developer Community membership has since grown by 10 times, and meetups have sprouted in 14 cities across the globe, thanks to partnerships with trailblazing developer advocates in places like São Paulo, Brazil; Seattle; Kochi, India; and Nairobi…

    David Cohen/ AllFacebookin Twitter- 13 readers -
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