Octokit.rb is a Ruby toolkit for the GitHub API. The package wraps the GitHub API in a flat client that follows Ruby conventions, making it easy for Ruby developers to implement without much knowledge of REST design. The client is well documented and has been tested. Supported Ruby versions include: Ruby 1.9.2, Ruby 1.9.3, Ruby 2.0.0, and Ruby 2.1.0.
Google Photos is one of Google's best efforts. The cloud-based service not only backs up photos, but taps into Google Assistant for help creating collages, albums, and more. The new Google Photos Library API will allow developers to port Google Photos, with all its tools, into their own application.
Atlassian released three features to Bitbucket in hopes to speed up development in a distributed team environment. Smart Mirroring, Git LFS, and Projects were all designed for growing development teams that quickly consume resources and aggregate data that become overwhelming for legacy systems.
Since their introduction in 2015, Progressive Web Apps have been viewed as a potential way to break the grip that native apps have had on the mobile app ecosystem. The most effective way to reach users still is to publish your app to one of the major app stores, but which one plays best with PWAs?