November 11, 2008
A few months ago, ProgrammableWeb announced the release of Heroku’s Platform API, which allowed developers to integrate the Heroku platform with third party applications and services. Now, Heroku has launched a public beta for OAuth 2.0 support for the Platform API. OAuth 2.0 support allows developers to control service needs as opposed to offering full service access to all user accounts.
In a world where high demand and instant gratification is the norm, people are becoming more used to getting things now, and having to wait around for even a better quality product may seem unnecessary. When it comes to web development, the availability of toolkits that help developers to speed up the development process for their clients whilst still maintaining a high level of quality, is really helpful in this regard. WhateverWeb provides this kind of service. It's a mobile application development service that provides a toolkit for developing mobile centred applications. It also provides the WhateverWeb API to to make the whole process even more convenient.
Microsoft made a preview of Windows Bridge for iOS available today, an open-source application to help developers bring iOS apps to Windows devices.