URX is an API that allows developers to perform deep linking tactics. This tutorial, posted on URX's developer's site, shows how to use URX to let a user listen to a song using HTTP headers and JSON formatted requests. The walkthrough will show one how to use the URX Search API to find a deeplink to a specific song or artist in an app like Spotify, which you can then display to your user.
Microsoft has made a number of important announcements throughout the first two days of the Microsoft Build Conference including the launch of the Microsoft Bot Framework (preview), the launch of Microsoft Cognitive Services (preview), and the addition of Cortana and chatbots to Skype.
A number of companies are making a push to move traditional desktop applications into the cloud. Programmers have not been left out of this revolution, with several sites offering IDEs in a web browser. Here are 5 online IDEs.