Telegram is a messaging application for iOS, Android, and desktop. The app focuses on security for cloud-based mobile, and aims to withhold user privacy. An SDK is available to create messaging applications in iOS devices. With an app built using Telegram SDK, developers can connect from remote locations, coordinate groups of up to 200 members, synchronize chats in all devices, destruct messages with a timer, encrypt personal and business secrets, and build tools with the API.
The last year has seen a virtual worldwide tour of app contests, finding the best mobile developers across the globe. In March it comes to North America for only the second time, in Texas for SXSW. The App Circus, as it's called, is looking for mobile apps to showcase, and the deadline is fast approaching.
ClickSoftware is offering a library of more than 500 APIs that can be used as part of its ClickButler service, enabling businesses to create automated productivity workflows for remote staff and field service workers. Gil Bouhnick, vice president of mobility at ClickSoftware, spoke with ProgrammableWeb about the future of business use of localization and contextual data.