Tag: api

Google adds smart scrolling feature to web maps for mobile

Mobile apps are usually the ones being updated regularly but we haven't forgotten the importance of mobile web browsers. Apps may be easier and...

Vulkan-ready games bundled with Samsung Galaxy Note 7

Samsung has been hyping about the Vulkan graphics API since the Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 edge came out, saying how much the new...

Google Awareness APIs now available on Google Play services

Some Google APIs are anticipated by Android developers because they offer a number of new and cool features. The latest series we're excited to...

Google Play Services 9.2 brings back Android Mobile Vision, adds new Text API

The Android Mobile Vision API was introduced almost a year ago to Google Play Services, but it was removed for one reason or another....

Google explains the ‘upside down images’ issue in the Nexus 5X

Not a good time for Google Nexus phones these past few days, but for some issues raised against the phones, there are some explanations....

Google Play Services 8.3 is out, here’s what’s new

Whatever you say about Google or however you may rail against them for using an all-encompassing system like the Google Play Services, the system...

Bing’s Knowledge and action graph API will be available to devs

Bing has just announced that a new API will bring the knowledge and action graph to apps. Developers can start using the new API...

Google Play Services intros new Face Detection API

In line with the new update to Google Play Services coming out, we take a look at a new API that app developers can...

Google outs Vulkan API for better 3D graphics handling in Android

As more and more “high graphics” games flood the Google Play Store, developers are trying to balance out the look of their games –...

Google releases two Nearby APIs for messages and connections

In line with the Eddystone BLE (Bluetooth low energy) format, Google is also introducing new Nearby APIs to make communication with anyone easier, faster,...

Twitter co-founder wants developers to come back 

It wasn’t too long ago when Twitter decided that app developers were having too much fun with their data and decided to limit and...

Sony, IFTTT working together on a Lifelog Channel

Sony and IFTTT working together on a project is nothing new. In fact, the two partnered last April for new recipes for wearables. The...