The Particle Android Cloud SDK by Particle allows interaction Cloud API interaction. Documentation includes a wrapper to work with hardware using internet connection and a library to permit the app to set up devices. With this SDK, users can get a list of a user's Particle devices, read variables from devices, and invoke functions from devices. Additionally, they can manage tokens and claim devices from a user account. In the near future, developers will be able to publish events from the mobile app. Particle is an Internet of Things service, recently offering data intelligence features.
The FCC is leading by example with its beta release of the FCC.gov website on Monday. In this latest version of the site, the FCC has worked hard to follow Web 2.0 principles, most notably building the entire website on top of RESTful APIs. “Everything should be an API”, FCC managing director Steve Van Roekel said during the press briefing, according to O'Reilly's report.
It’s only natural that developers have been focused on the consumer space: apps that transform the way we communicate, get around town, and shop. We’re all consumers, right? But the Industrial Internet is magnitudes larger than the Consumer Internet and ripe with opportunity for developers.