Okta, the Identity as a Service company, provides a Python SDK with installation with pip; quickstart with client creation, user creation, user activation; and clients with auth, events, factors, sessions, and users. Additional notes to the documentation available on GitHub https://github.com/okta/oktasdk-python
Facebook has rewarded a 10 year-old boy from Finland with a $10,000 bounty for discovering an authentication-related vulnerability in the Instagram API that could have enabled a hacker to delete comments of any user on the popular social photo sharing service even without an Instagram account.
This week, Amazon announced a new addition to their AWS web service Amazon Glacier, which offers "extremely low cost archive storage" and easy setup for anyone already familiar with AWS. Though the pricing model seems convoluted, the continued expansion of Amazon's cloud computing services is good news for developers.
Google said it plans to shutdown the GData Admin Settings API. It is giving developers one year to migrate to newer tools. The API will cease functioning in August 2017.
The Admin Settings API lets Google Apps admins retrieve and change the settings of their domains in the form of Google Data