The GitHub Ruby Library is available on Git to access the API. In this case, developer Wynn Netherland intends to offer Octokit.rb, a project that acts as a wrapper to the API following Ruby conventions. This approach could benefit Ruby developers who have the goals to fork projects, send pull requests, and monitor development.
Google has released the Google Poly API which developers can use to search for, download, and use 3D objects and scenes in AR/VR applications. The API is read-only and provides a list of 3D assets with many filters such as keyword, category, asset type, popularity, and complexity.
Digital marketers will know the value of a good SEO (search engine optimisation) strategy and the ability to view and monitor marketing performance accordingly. BrightEdge is an enterprise grade SEO and content marketing platform that is run by SEO experts and provides a range of features and tools that make good performance and a strong ROI a reality. The BrightEdge API makes this functionality available to developers who may want to integrate it with other applications.
GitHub has rebuilt its desktop Git app from the ground up and has released the new GitHub Desktop Beta. The company also released the GitHub package for Atom which allows users to perform common Git operations from within the editor such as stage whole files or individual lines, and create commits.