Microsoft wants developers to write universal apps, not apps that are limited to use only on a single form factor.
Samsung put its Tizen smartphone on hold because there aren't enough apps to compete.
New intelligence tools from appFigures will let developers see just how well their apps perform.
Microsoft has announced that an API for its Xbox Music service, unveiled earlier this year at the company's Build developer conference, is now open to third-party developers.
Apttus leverages RESTful APIs to bring Excel user experience to Salesforce.com platform.