The Google Firebase App Indexing Quickstart Java Sample Code by Google shows how to facilitate the discovery of an app in Google Search. Its deployment starts with the addition Firebase into an Android project, followed by the opening of the App Indexing project in Android Studio and the running of the sample on an Android device.
The news of Yahoo's deal to use Microsoft's Bing for search at best has some standing vigil over BOSS and SearchMonkey (our profiles of the BOSS API and Yahoo Search API). At worst, many are already calling the services dead.
MapQuest is inviting developers to take its MapQuest Static Map v5 API for a spin while in beta testing. The refreshed API has a handful of new features that should appeal to developers who rely on MapQuest's mapping tools. The beta is being offered for free through the end of 2016.