Google has announced several new features and updates for its Play Console, allowing developers to improve their app performance and marketing techniques, while aiding them in maximizing their reach.
This is reportedly Microsoft's new 'Surface Pro' tablet
At its I/O developer conference 2017, Google has opened Android Instant Apps to all developers. The technology offers a modular approach, allowing users to utilize apps without even installing them.
Microsoft announced the results of its first-ever Windows Developer Awards that recognizes and highlights the "outstanding work" that several developers have accomplished over the past year.
Microsoft has evolved Windows App Studio to Windows Template Studio, making it easier for developers to target the Universal Windows Platform, with emphasis on "high-quality code generation".
Microsoft has announced a new, more streamlined, ad mediation service which aims to provide the maximum amount of revenue for developers while ensuring an innovative experience for customers.
Microsoft will be hosting its annual Build developer conference in Seattle this week, outlining some of its product plans for Windows 10, Cortana, Azure, Edge, Office, mixed reality, bots, and more.
Google has introduced the developer preview version of its Assistant SDK. By utilizing it, developers can build their own hardware integrated with Google Assistant, expanding the company's ecosystem.
Lyrebird's speech synthesis API promises to create a realistic, 'emotional' copy of anyone's voice after hearing them speak for just one minute, raising some interesting ethical issues.
Microsoft has announced that its Build developer conference this year will host the first-ever Windows Developer Awards. You can cast your votes in the four available categories before April 27.
LG and Samsung have come out of the gate offering unique aspect ratios on their devices. Google is now encouraging developers to format their apps to take advantage of the added real estate.
Testing against Edge using BrowserStack is now free for developers thanks to a new partnership with Microsoft. The testing can be done inside any WebRTC-capable browser in macOS, Linux, and Windows.
Today, Microsoft has unveiled a program aimed at independent software vendors and app creators, called App Accelerate. It provides in depth consulting and resources for those who sign up.
Developers on Apple's App Store are now required to submit changes to app descriptions and notes to the App Review service for approval before they are published, after changes made to iTunes Connect.
After formally announcing Visual Studio 2017 in November, Microsoft has today released the latest edition of its integrated development environment, calling it the "most productive" version to date.
Microsoft has announced version 1.3 of UWP Community Toolkit, claiming it to be the "largest update" since launch. It is used by developers to simplify UWP app development, among other things.
Keeping in view Google Analytics' importance for developers as a means to provide insights for apps and websites, Microsoft has announced an SDK so Windows developers can utilize the services as well.
Microsoft has explained its vision for .NET languages, detailing how it plans to evolve C#, F#, and Visual Basic in the future so developers can make more informed business decisions.
Microsoft has released a beta version of PIX for Windows 10, a tool designed to provide developers with game performance analytics. Previously available on Xbox, PIX works with DirectX 12 games.
Today, Microsoft has officially shut down its TechRewards program that was originally started by Nokia back in 2012. The project rewarded developers for integrating new features into their apps.
In a statement, Apple has announced that it is extending the deadline for the enforcement of Air Transport Security (ATS) - that supports HTTPS server connectivity for data communication - in apps.
After spoiling the surprise earlier this week, Microsoft has now officially announced Visual Studio for Mac, releasing its first preview today, and promising new features in the coming months.
In a new email, Microsoft has announced that it is shutting down its program for developers on January 6, 2017. Starting today, Points, XP and badges will no longer be awarded.
Microsoft is sending out emails to developers once again, stating that their apps will be removed from the Windows Store at the end of this month, if they're not updated with new age ratings.
As it celebrates three years of ID@Xbox, Microsoft has announced that the Xbox Game Preview program is heading to Windows 10, with Everspace debuting later this year - followed by other titles.
Microsoft has released the August 2016 edition of evaluation Windows developer virtual machines, allowing access to the latest tools, including Bash on Ubuntu on Windows and Project Islandwood.
Microsoft is looking to make it easier for developers to convert Chrome extensions for compatibility with its Edge browser. The company has released a new tool in the Windows Store for this purpose.
Microsoft has once again cautioned developers to update their apps with the new age rating system or risk having them removed next month. The latest email includes private beta apps as well.
With the sixth wave of HoloLens orders out of the way, Microsoft has announced that all developers and businesses in the US and Canada can now order up to five headsets with no application required.
Microsoft has outlined the changes it'll be making to Project Islandwood - its open source tool to port iOS apps to Windows - with better implementation of UIKit combined with XAML.
Microsoft has warned developers who haven't updated their apps with the new age rating system, cautioning them that if they don't comply, their apps will soon be removed from the Windows Store.
Apple is making significant modifications to its App Store, including the addition of search advertisements, reduced app review times, a revamped subscription model and more.
Microsoft has stated that it plans to update its Windows Bridge for iOS with more features this week, including support for new layout APIs, integration with CoreFoundation framework and sample codes.
Microsoft says SQL Server 2016 is now available, promising an "unmatched value proposition" that delivers superior security and performance to Oracle "at less than one-tenth of the total cost".
Microsoft has shared some new Windows Store insights, claiming that the store has enjoyed 6.5 billion visits since the launch of Windows 10, touting it as a profitable opportunity for developers.
Microsoft has announced that all four versions of SQL Server 2016 will be released next month, including the free Developer edition, which includes "the full feature set of SQL Server Enterprise".
Samsung has announced more details for its developer conference, including who will be speaking, what will be discussed and how much the tickets for the event are. Tickets can be bought now.
Next week, Microsoft will hold its annual Build developer conference in San Francisco - and today, it published the full list of keynotes and sessions that it will offer at the event.
Microsoft has announced the opening of its "first ongoing HoloLens experience showcase for developers", giving them the opportunity to see its new holographic augmented reality headsets in action.
After having recently open-sourced its Swift programming language, Apple has come under fire by the community for its claims of being the first major company to make open source a priority.
Eleven months after it was first announced, 5.x Lollipop builds are now on 21% of active Android devices - but with 6.0 Marshmallow now weeks away, it's Android 4.4 KitKat that continues to dominate.
Google's latest figures show that Android 5.x builds have now been installed on 18.1% of active devices - but while all other versions dropped in usage, Android 4.4 KitKat actually saw an increase.
Microsoft's Phil Spencer confirmed that the 'Xbox parity clause' is a thing of the past. The company now prefers to work alongside indie devs to make their games better, no matter when they launch.
Microsoft has registered a handful of new domain names recently that are all targeted at Apple developers, including the likes of Microsoftlovesappledevelopers.com.
The next version of Android is said to offer more control over what information can be accessed by apps, allowing users to deny permissions for specific data, such as photos, contacts and location.
Valve is now allowing developers to ban players from their Steam games if they cheat or misbehave within a game. It's difficult to predict what kind of impact this will have on the service.
Microsoft has announced today several updates to the Windows Store that will help make it easier for developers to distribute apps with the new store in Windows 10.
After rolling out the first beta of iOS 8.4 to developers a fortnight ago, which included the company's new Music app, Apple has now released 8.4 Beta 2, alongside Public Beta 1, and Xcode 6.4 Beta 2.
Apple has announced that it will hold its annual Worldwide Developer Conference in San Francisco from June 8 to 12, and devs can now apply for the chance to buy tickets for the event priced at $1,599.
Earlier today, Microsoft released build 10049 to Windows Insiders and according to the release notes, if you are a developer, it is recommended that you wait until a patch is released before updating.