Smartphones will continue to play a bigger role in our lives. The results of a recent study by research firm Mind Commerce confirms this. According to the report, the telecom networks API industry will grow 38% and account for $157 billion in global revenue by 2018.
If you're developing mobile websites or native apps, you'd better take a closer look at the fine print. Some APIs, including one from Amazon, specifically exclude mobile applications. And there's not much explanation--or logic--behind the exclusions.
At the AT&T Developer Summit in Las Vegas, AT&T made several announcements which included the launch of a new Call Management API, the launch of a new Alpha API Program and several AT&T API platform updates.