The PowerVr C++ SDK intends to include optimized examples of applications to demonstrate implementing common 3D graphics effects on PowerVR graphics cores. It aims to feature a cross-platform OS and graphics API abstraction layer, and a library of helper code for resource loading, vector and matrix maths, text printing and more.
Late last year, Google announced the deprecation of its Google Earth API. The initial cutoff date for API access was December 12, 2015. As the impending date moves closer, Google reported that it will extend the cutoff date until at least the end of this calendar year. No exact date was given.