The Particle Android Cloud SDK by Particle allows interaction Cloud API interaction. Documentation includes a wrapper to work with hardware using internet connection and a library to permit the app to set up devices. With this SDK, users can get a list of a user's Particle devices, read variables from devices, and invoke functions from devices. Additionally, they can manage tokens and claim devices from a user account. In the near future, developers will be able to publish events from the mobile app. Particle is an Internet of Things service, recently offering data intelligence features.
If you build conversational interfaces and have been waiting for Google to open up Actions on Google, here is some good news. Google has recently announced that it will allow all developers to use the platform to build out conversational experiences targeted towards Google devices and services.
Eight APIs have been added to the ProgrammableWeb directory in categories including IoT, 3D, and Virtualization. Highlights include an API that enables IoT devices to notify the authorities in case of an emergency, and an API for encrypting and signing documents. Here's a look at what is new.