With the upcoming release of the new iPhone 5S, mobile health applications and quantified self capacities take another leap forward. Developers will have a new CoreMotion API through which they can access a stream of personal health and sensor tracking data from a smartphone, even while the iPhone is at rest.
Twilio announced at the SIGNAL conference that the company has partnered with T-Mobile to launch Twilio Programmable Wireless, a new cellular communications platform for developers. Twilio Programmable Wireless features API-driven cellular connectivity, full communications stack, and self-service.
Fourteen APIs have been added to the ProgrammableWeb directory in categories including Internet of Things, Weather, Security, and Identity. Featured today is an API for integrating with CarmaLink fleet and equipment management platform. Here's a rundown of the latest additions.