Bintracon wraps the Bintray REST API in Objective-C to allow iOS and OSX applicatoins to communicate with it. Bintray is a software publishing and sharing service for developers, acting as a host and server for binary packages. Packages, users, and organizations have profile pages which, along with other functions, can be managed with the the Bintray RESTful API.
Google has announced a number of improvements to Firebase, an application development platform the company acquired in 2014. Improvements include the addition of Crashlytics, updates to the Cloud Messaging API, a new A/B testing framework, and a new product Firebase Predictions.
There’s a lot frustration in the world when it comes to software, especially first with how long it takes to develop anything and, second, with the number of bugs that need to be continuously addressed. The good news is that this is an issue that the people that built programing languages have been aware of for some time. In fact, a significant amount of progress in the form of functional programming languages such as Haskell has already been made.