Google announced the launch of analytics for Google Cast applications, enabling developers of such apps to see how many devices have access to them, how many sessions said devices initiate, and how long those sessions play media. This can all be accessed via the Google Cast Developer Console. Log in with a developer account, and… Continue reading Google Announces Launch of Analytics for Google Cast Applications
Over on GitHub, two Googlers – Reilly Grant and Ken Rockot – have published an unofficial draft describing the WebUSB API for direct access to USB devices from web pages. It’s considered a public working draft of a potential specification as it has no official standing whatsoever and doesn’t represent broader support of any standards.… Continue reading Googlers Post Unofficial Draft for WebUSB API
Facebook announced 27 F8 meetups around the world to coincide with F8, its annual developer event, which will take place on April 12 and 13. These will feature a live streams of the opening day keynote and time for developers to connect with their local developer communities. According to Facebook, over 70% of developers building… Continue reading Facebook Announces 27 F8 Developer Meetups Worldwide
Amazon announced that AWS SDK for Unity is now part of AWS SDK for .NET. Last year, the company announced the general availability of AWS SDK for Unity, but has since added support for other AWS services including Amazon Simple Notification Service (Amazon SNS), AWS Lambda, and Amazon Simple Queue Service (Amazon SQS). “The AWS… Continue reading AWS SDK for Unity now part of AWS SDK for .NET
About a year ago, Yahoo held its first ever developer conference in San Francisco. In December, the company announced the next one. The Yahoo Mobile Developer Conference will be held on February 18 at The Masonic in San Francisco. This week, they announced the agenda. There will be an opening keynote from CEO Marissa Mayer… Continue reading Agenda For Mobile Developer Conference Revealed
GoDaddy launched a new WordPress Plugin Partner Program to help with the discovery and use of plugins in the WordPress community. The company announced thew news at WordCamp U.S. on Friday. “With 40,000+ plugins available, it can be difficult for developers to have their plugin rise above the noise. GoDaddy’s program boosts visibility of the… Continue reading GoDaddy Launches New WordPress Plugin Partner Program
Earlier this year at its Build conference, Microsoft indicated that it would soon enable mobile app developers to easily port their iOS and Android apps to Windows 10, but it looks like that may no longer be the case with Android, at least in the near term. While things are still in place on the… Continue reading Microsoft Not Interested In Android Apps For Windows
Facebook announced the dates of its next F8 developer event, which appears to be regularly held on an annual basis once again. If you’ll recall, years ago, Facebook held F8 nearly each year, but then the conference disappeared for a while. 2016’s event will make it the third year in a row.