The Parse PHP SDK is a platform that provides developers a complete backend solution for mobile applications. The goal is to eliminate the need for managing servers and writing server-side code. The PHP SDK is intended applications and situations where server-side code is necessary, or simply preferred. The Parse PHP SDK is a fully open sourced SDK that is open for outside contribution. The Parse PHP SDK requires version 5.4 or greater of the PHP runtime.
While developers have traditionally had a love-hate relationship with Facebook over the years, a new survey suggest that at least for the moment, developers want to be friends with Facebook more than ever.
The new Contentful API seeks to disrupt current content management workflows with an API-first approach. The API service uses a presentation agnostic platform to allow content to be distributed across any device or application. Built from the knowledge and experience gained when Contentful founders managed StorageRoom – a platform used by over 1,000 international customers to push content to applications – the new Contentful has taken the lessons learned to create a wholly new content management system.
Parse, a leading backend-as-a-Service mobile SDK provider, has launched a new service called Cloud Code making it possible for app developers to add custom backend code that is easily accessible by any client (iOS, Android, HTML5, or via the REST API) without servers.