The Google Fit SDK is an open ecosystem made up of Android device APIs & a RESTful API for all platforms to access. The APIs access wearable device sensors to sync Google Fit data with a single repository, the Google Fit Store, where they can interface data with 3rd party applications. The SDK consists of the fitness store, a sensor framework, permission and user controls, and the Google Fit APIs.
Apple today announced three new iPhones and a pair of Apple Watches. This hardware will run the latest operating systems from Apple: iOS 12 for the iPhones and watchOS 5 for the Watch. Apple has put together a guide for developers to help them ensure their apps are prepared for the new devices.
This weekend's look at what what going on in the world of APIs discusses Russian search giant Yandex's open sourced machine learning library, CatBoost. We also cover an Email Verification API from validation company SmartSoft, and look at HP's release of their data protection suite backed by an API.