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SmartBear Releases CoAP Testing Plugin for Ready! API Platform

SmartBear Releases CoAP Testing Plugin for Ready! API Platform

... leading messaging formats used for Internet of Things (IoT) applications: HTTP, MQTT, and CoAP. The SmartBear Ready! API platform was launched in October 2014 and can be used by API providers to test the functionality, scalability, security, and other aspects of their APIs. The SmartBear Ready! API features a set of tools that currently ...

Will Windows 10 Win Developers Back To Microsoft?

Will Windows 10 Win Developers Back To Microsoft?

... the Windows family, including the HoloLens, Surface Hub and IoT devices like the Raspberry Pi 2. All these Windows devices will now access one Store for app acquisition, distribution and update.” Retriever Communications’ Grange sees this as a very promising sign. “While we’ve heard some of these promises before, it does seem that this time ...

ForgeRock Aids Effort to Create Open Source UMA Toolkits Based on OAuth

ForgeRock Aids Effort to Create Open Source UMA Toolkits Based on OAuth

... extend that concept out to Web and Internet of Things (IoT) applications on a much broader scale via the formation of a Kantara Initiative UMA Developer Resources Work Group (UMA Dev WG) that promises to create open-source UMA implementation toolkits. Eve Maler, vice president of innovation and emerging technology for ForgeRock and executive ...

Flowthings Looks to Help Cities Integrate Real-Time API Data

Flowthings Looks to Help Cities Integrate Real-Time API Data

IoT agile platform Flowthings.io is building out a real-time data ingestion and complex event processing platform using REST APIs, Webhooks and WebSocket for data distribution. Intended for Internet of Things use cases in buildings, agriculture, energy and resource management ...

Apple Yanks Nest From Stores in Favor of Fussy HomeKit

Apple Yanks Nest From Stores in Favor of Fussy HomeKit

... market. Related: Apple HomeKit Delay Highlights IoT Complexities Until this week, they were available directly from Google, as well as from Apple and other electronics retailers. Well, Apple apparently doesn't want to continue selling products that compete with its own and pulled the Nest gear , according to CNN. Apple does, ...

Daily API RoundUp: w3af, Qlik, Neura, Onename, Uber Libraries

Daily API RoundUp: w3af, Qlik, Neura, Onename, Uber Libraries

... of Identity APIs . Neura is an Internet of Things (IoT) service that aims to improve engagement with users’ communications and increase security with home automation. Neura can keep applications and devices connected to a user’s activities. With the API , developers can get health and wellness information, add push notifications, and ...

Built.io Releases API-Driven CMS, Contentstack

Built.io Releases API-Driven CMS, Contentstack

... for suitable use on devices, mobile and in the broader IoT. Baier explains: This used to be two separate conversations: How do I build our website and how do I build our mobile apps? Now they only need one CMS across all channels. They can build very sophisticated applications. Already we see with IoT customers, they tend to jump straight ...

Daily API RoundUp: Sentdex, GoodHire, Zatar, OnTime

Daily API RoundUp: Sentdex, GoodHire, Zatar, OnTime

... of Location APIs . Zatar is an Internet of Things (IoT) cloud based service for collaboration and application development. The Zatar Application API allows developers to create apps with customized experiences such as virtual worlds and avatars. Authenticate users, create, update, retrieve, and share avatars and device avatars with the API. ...

Acquia Leverages REST APIs to Make Drupal 8 Beta Available as a Service

Acquia Leverages REST APIs to Make Drupal 8 Beta Available as a Service

... desktop and even embedded systems in Internet of Things (IoT) environments, and within a variety of applications, he said. Other Drupal 8 enhancements aimed at developers, says Aponovich, include support for an object-oriented approach to application development, simplified configuration management, improved unit testing support, faster caching and ...

CentraLite to Build IoT Kits With Jilia API Platform

CentraLite to Build IoT Kits With Jilia API Platform

... The campaign includes an add-on board that enables IoT devices to speak to a single API on its Jilia platform. For the past 10 years, CentraLite has been focused on smart devices, particularly thermostats, sensors, lighting and door locks. In April, the device maker became one of the first customers of Apigee Link, an API-driven IoT ...

Jitterbit Launches Harmony Live Real-Time APIs Platform

Jitterbit Launches Harmony Live Real-Time APIs Platform

... want to connect on-premises systems with cloud, mobile, and IoT applications. Image Credit: Jitterbit . Jitterbit launched the Harmony Integration Cloud platform in April of last year. Jitterbit Harmony features a graphical user interface that provides what the company calls a "clicks, not code" approach. The company ...

Digital Lumens API Demonstrates the Industrial IoT Roadmap

Digital Lumens API Demonstrates the Industrial IoT Roadmap

... an infrastructure project that will combine Cisco’s IoT capabilities, Sprint’s telecommunications network, and Sensity’s lighting systems to reduce energy consumption, enable lights to self-report when they need repairing, and sense movement at night to determine the appropriate level of lighting required. But perhaps one of the most ...

W3C Geofencing API Spec Ready for Comment & Contribution

W3C Geofencing API Spec Ready for Comment & Contribution

... machine-to-machine in nature as the Internet of Things (IoT) trajectory increases. Already, smart vending machines can issue their own repair requests to local contractors. Geofencing APIs could be used to create a more efficient repair rostering schedule that reduces fuel costs by better identifying which contractor is closest to the machine needing to ...

API Design Considerations for The Internet of Things

API Design Considerations for The Internet of Things

... Things , you could ask how API design is affecting IoT . Given the constraints inherent to IoT and the potential of its impact, you could also ask how IoT is affecting API design. Whether the market or even the developer community is ready, this Internet of everything is set to reach $19 trillion in the next decade — yes, trillion — and, ...

Solid Conference Highlights Design of Smart Everyday Things

Solid Conference Highlights Design of Smart Everyday Things

At the IoT -focused Solid conference this week, Ammunition co-founder Robert Brunner pointed to the latest trend in product development: the design of smart everyday things. And while APIs and hardware don’t necessarily go together from the start, there are signs that in the ...

Kinoma Releases Two New IoT Prototyping Devices

Kinoma Releases Two New IoT Prototyping Devices

... at helping developers prototype new Internet of Things (IoT) products. Launching at Solid in San Francisco today, Kinoma has released the Kinoma Element, an embedded product prototyping platform, and Kinoma HD, a USB-stick-sized, HDMI output plug that can turn any screen into a rich content streamer. Both products can communicate with data, apps, and ...

OGC Requests Community Input on OGC SensorThings API Standard

OGC Requests Community Input on OGC SensorThings API Standard

... accelerates the development of Web-based Internet of Things (IoT) applications. Application developers can use this open standard to connect to various IoT devices and create innovative applications without needing to individually integrate the heterogeneous protocols of the different IoT devices, gateways and services. System manufacturers can embed the ...

Send SMS using Nexmo and Amazon Web Services’ Lambda

Send SMS using Nexmo and Amazon Web Services’ Lambda

... A job is completed in Hadoop cluster An iot sensor detects a change like a light is turned on, a door is opened etc. A new customer downloaded the app from appstore     Summary: Nexmo provides a cost-effective way to sending SMS worldwide. AWS Lamda provides a cost effective way to process events without ...

Will Oracle v. Google Mean The Death of the API economy?

Will Oracle v. Google Mean The Death of the API economy?

... the advents of mobile computing and the Internet of Things (IoT), the API is rapidly becoming the most important leverage point in the history of computing. Few, if any, profoundly scalable innovations are able to fully deliver on their potential without the employment of APIs. A possible threat has emerged in the form of the court case Oracle America, ...