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Google has launched the latest release of its Google Maps SDK for iOS. The new release includes Bitcode support, new events, and a number of features previously limited to the Android SDK. Bitcode support eases developer interaction with the Apple Store, and new events enhance user-map engagement.
Are you an Android developer? If so, now you can whip out apps in Firebase. The company, which lets you create interactive apps with only frontend code via the Firebase API platform, announced support for Android in a blog post last week.