This R SDK are tools that work with Postlight's Mercury API. Mercury is a web publishing toolkit: web parser and zero-code AMP converter. It extracts the meaningful components from your published pages' code and creates an AMP’d version, from just one line of code. Postlight is a digital product studio that designs and builds apps for web and mobile.
USA Today is keeping its promise to release more data from its network. The latest dataset that the newspaper has exposed is Articles, where you can use the USA Today API to access feeds and present it to your users in ways that you want. The dataset contains all web stories going back to 2004, as well as blog posts, newspaper stories, and even wire feeds.
In signs of the growing competitiveness in the connected home/Internet of Things market, smart thermostat maker Nest has attempted a shot across the bow by launching a developer program – that won’t actually come online until “early 2014”. The news was announced at last week’s CEDIA Expo, on the same day that iControl and EcoFactor launched a partnership in direct competition to Nest.