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Telegram Android SDK
Telegram is a messaging application for mobile and web. This app offers an Android SDK to create mobile applications that can send private messages with encrypted messages, access messages of any size, and build with an open API. To build a mobile application, a redirected GitHub link offers a guide with three steps. The instructions show how to obtain an api_id, study security guidelines, publish code to comply with licenses, and run the project. As the site mentions, with Telegram Android SDK developers can build secure, powerful, and distributed apps.
Telegram is a messaging application for iOS, Android, and desktop. The app focuses on security for cloud-based mobile, and aims to withhold user privacy. An SDK is available to create messaging applications in iOS devices. With an app built using Telegram SDK, developers can connect from remote locations, coordinate groups of up to 200 members, synchronize chats in all devices, destruct messages with a timer, encrypt personal and business secrets, and build tools with the API.
Telegram Android SDK S-edition by Stepan Korshakov
Telegram is a messaging application for mobile and desktop devices. Besides an Android SDK, Telegram provides a supported third party kit developed by Stepan Korshakov. This alternative named "S edition" is a version based on open-source telegram-api, mtproto and tl-core libraries. Instructional content displays how to build variants and how to build sources. Telegram API documentation is available in English and Russian languages. Just like the official Android app, this resource aims to help developers in building mobile applications with improved accessibility, security, and functionality.