The Curbside ARRIVE Android SDK enables you to build applications that produce alerts when customers are approaching your sites. ARRIVE provides predictive alerts based on time to arrival notifications that can be sent to any in-store system, point-of-sale or in-store device via webhooks or by using the SDK for on-premise native applications. Curbside connects online commerce to local retail, building software that helps get products to customers in real-time.
Google has announced that availability of its Manufacturer Center service has been expanded to more countries and the company has launched the Google Manufacturer Center API. The API allows Manufacturer Center users to programmatically add, update, delete, and distribute product data.
Ten APIs have been added to the ProgrammableWeb directory in categories including eCommerce, Music, and Games. Highlights today include the GetBadges API for gamification servicesand the Linkfire API for deeplinking apps to music retailers. Here's a rundown of the latest additions.
Bluetooth beacons offer a range of uses for sending radio signals over the air to connected smartphone applications. In this tutorial, developer Kuba Gretzky explains how he bypassed the beacons in restaurants to collect authorisation keys and earn himself free beer on a points-based app.