SDKs

New Report Reveals Which Ad Networks Perform Best for Mobile App Marketers

TEL AVIV, Israel, Sept. 8, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- App analytics firm Mobbo, has sifted through the technology stack of 4 million apps, analyzing 1,000 SDK components to calculate the Mobile Advertising Power Index, revealing the key players in the mobile advertising market.<p>The Index offers a look at …

Mobile Advertising

IoT Device SDK For Python - Now With Greengrass Discovery

We are pleased to announce an updated IoT Device SDK for Python, now including group discovery for Greengrass. With Greengrass Discovery, the Python …

IOT

OS 1.10

Mesosphere created DC/OS to help users to run any of the modern software tools they choose with ease — be they data services, developer tools, or the …

Virtualization

Facebook code makes for 16% of the average site… and that’s a problem

With two billion monthly active users, more than half of all netizens are now on Facebook. In fact, the social media platform has become so integral to the internet that a large number of sites nowadays contain small chunks of Facebook code.<p>As New York-based developer Ben Regenspan explains in an …

Facebook

Why Facebook Like buttons account for a full 16% of the size of an average site’s code, and what…

Why Facebook Like buttons account for a full 16% of the size of an average site’s code, and what that means<p>According to data collected by …

JavaScript

Skidos offers an SDK to turn mobile games into ‘learning apps’

Skidos, an edtech startup based in Copenhagen after relocating its HQ from New Delhi, offers an SDK to help games developers turn casual games into “learning apps”. The idea, co-founder and CEO Aditya Prakash says, is to flip the existing model where educational games often do a poor job of …

Technology

OpenX Opens Mobile SDK For General Release, Claims Boost In App Developer CPMs

Digital audience exchange OpenX this morning announced it is rolling out a mobile SDK enabling app publishers to monetize their audiences via its …

Mobile

Spyware Found In Over 500 Android Apps, Together Downloaded More Than 100M Times

Official storefronts that sell apps — Google Play and Apple’s App Store — do their best to make sure everything they’re distributing to you isn’t …

Consumer News

Google Removes 500 Android Apps Following Spyware Scare

Android apps embedded with an advertising software development kit removed after researchers discover its potential for stealing users' caller …

Android Apps

AccuWeather responds to accusations they shared geolocation data without permission

Yesterday, from a post called Screw you, AccuWeather:Popular weather app AccuWeather has been caught sending geolocation data to a third-party data …

Privacy

Google pulls 500+ backdoored apps from Google Play

Security researchers have identified over 500 apps on Google Play containing an advertising software development kit (SDK) called Igexin, which …

Google Play

Adware API sends smartmobe data home to Chinese company

Google pulls 500 apps that used the Igexin SDKMobile developers, listen up: when you pick up that easy-to-use advertising API, make sure it's not …

Encryption

At least 500 Android apps with 100 million total downloads found hosting malware

Google said it has now removed the malware-laced applications from its Play Store.<p>Google has removed more than 500 Android applications from its …

Android Apps

Chinese Advertising SDK Caught Stealing Data From Android Devices

An advertising software development kit (SDK) embedded in many legitimate apps has been secretly siphoning user data and sending it to the servers of …

Identity Theft

Data Key Caching

<i>Data key caching</i> stores data keys and related cryptographic material in a cache. When you encrypt or decrypt data, the AWS Encryption SDK looks for a …

Encryption

BITCOIN NEWS, PRICE & ANALYSIS

LATEST<p>There is still a lot of uncertainty regarding Bitcoin Cash right now. More specifically, there are a lot of exchanges still on the fence on …

Augmented Reality

Amazon brings Alexa to more commercial manufacturers with AVS Device SDK

Amazon is launching a new SDK for its Alexa Voice Service (AVS) to make it easier for commercial device manufacturers to integrate the digital …

Amazon

Mozilla Will Kill Legacy Firefox Add-Ons in Exactly Three Months

On November 14 Mozilla will take the biggest gamble in its long history when the organization will ship Firefox 57, the first version of its browser …

Software

AWS X-Ray SDK for Python

The X-Ray SDK for Python is a library for web applications, including Django , that provides classes and methods for generating and sending trace …

Python Programming

Fitbit's new smartwatch to open its own app store

Fitbit has confirmed the company’s next smartwatch will come with a software development kit (SDK) for developers, and users will be able to download apps from a dedicated store.<p>Fitbit CEO, James Park, told The Verge that it would launch the smartwatch with a select few apps, before opening the SDK …

Wearable Tech

AWS Encryption SDK now supports data key caching

Data key caching lets you reuse the data keys that protect your data, instead of generating a new data key for each encryption operation. Data key …

Encryption

Azure IaaS Audit Solution

I have been working with a customer for the last two years that has their eCommerce platform deployed within Azure. Because of that, their …

Cloud Computing

AWS X-Ray SDK for Python (Beta)

The AWS X-Ray SDK enables Python developers to record and emit information from within their applications to the AWS X-Ray service. You can get …

Amazon Web Services

Disconnecting from display: Mobile apps need tailored quality solutions - Digiday

<i>by Maggie Mesa, vice president of mobile, OpenX</i><p>For all that publishers have done to tailor their advertising game plans for mobile apps, it’s …

Advertising

Qualcomm's neural network SDK made free for all comers

Facebook uses it for AR apparently. What? That's a positive? Our badQualcomm's decided to open up its year-old AI, by making its Neural Processing …

Machine Learning

Qualcomm makes Snapdragon-based deep learning SDK available to all

Boasts that Facebook has already signed up as a customer

Machine Learning

GM Releases Tool to Speed Up App Development

General Motors rolls out the red carpet for software application developers hoping to get their creations into the 10 million cars and trucks the …

Transportation

AWS SDK for Java 2.0 – Feedback Needed | Amazon Web Services

<i>This is the first in a series of blog posts that outline changes coming in the AWS SDK for Java 2.0. Read our developer preview announcement for more</i> …

Cloud Computing

Sony’s legal quest to remove its leaked developer’s kit from the Web | Ars Technica

Effort appears to be squashing leak discussion and homebrew SDKs as well.<p>Sony appears to be using copyright law in an attempt to remove all traces of …

Copyright

Windows 10 preview build 16232 ISO files and SDK now available

Following on from its recent release to Slow ring Insiders, Microsoft has also now released ISO files for Windows 10 Insider preview build 16232. If …

Microsoft