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Yahoo added a handful of features to the main toolset developers use for interacting with its online content and services--most notably Tumblr.
Mozilla announced a number of add-on development tools for its Firefox browser. Among the announcements, the WebExtension API simplifies cross-browser extension development.
In a recent forum post, a Blizzard contact indicated that an API would soon be released for Hearthstone. Developers have long requested an API to the popular digital card game.
Automating API discovery and integrating APIs into management workflows is becoming easier with a new generation of tools like AWS’s API Gateway Swagger Importer Tool.
On Friday, Twitter cut off API access to Diplotwoops and Politwoops, services that bring to light tweets deleted by politicians, diplomats and embassies.
International civic tech startup DataLook is hosting a replication marathon to encourage local reuse of 10 projects to highlight the potential of open source for civic good.
Developers looking to spice up their Android Wear watch face apps may want to take a gander at a new API released by Google that makes watch faces interactive.
The new Bing-related API from Microsoft will let developers integrate Bing search directly into their own apps, which touts the benefit of keeping users engaged.
Security Fabric from CloudLock makes it simpler for developers to secure their applications by invoking REST APIs to embed security functions.
With job openings increasing by double-digit percentages every year, it has seemingly never been a better time to be a developer, but salary and work environments can vary.
Google Cloud Dataflow and Pub/Sub are now in General Availability. They provide organizations an option to define and run large data processing pipelines.
A software engineer is urging Facebook to implement additional security measures to help prevent hackers from using one of Facebook’s APIs to harvest users’ personal data.
Google has finalized the set of tools developers will need to make their apps compatible with the next version of Android, which is officially named Android 6.0 Marshmallow.
Google released a Mobile Vision API that includes two components: The Face API detects faces and associated characteristics. The Barcode API detects bar codes in real time.