The LoopBack Xamarin SDK interacts with the API that has a standard set of CRUD methods. Relation methods and custom remote methods in the LoopBack API are generated by the tool as a corresponding C# API.
Cloudera, leader in Apache Hadoop-based software and services, has announced the Cloudera Developer Kit (CDK). The CDK will help developers build apps in Hadoop environments without needing enhanced big data skill sets. It includes API libraries, sample code, documentation and tools that will lower entry costs and time needed to actively participate in the big data space.
Last week, a remote code execution vulnerability was discovered in Drupal's core code. After uncovering and starting its mitigation efforts, Drupal reported mass exploits in the wild. The company published fixes in the most recent versions and suggests that developers upgrade to the latest version.
Github releases its platform for Windows, Github 2.0. PayPal looks to use Apple's Touch ID for payments. Plus: Dropbox announces updates to the Sync and Datastore APIs, and SOA Software introduces API syndication.