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Microsoft Will Give You $100 Per App To Develop For Windows 8 Microsoft Will Give You $100 Per App To Develop For Windows 8

A platform is only as strong as the applications built for it. That’s something Windows 8 and Windows Phone 8 are both struggling with as some developers aren’t too keen on making apps for the Windows Store. Microsoft is hoping …

Build Collaborative Apps With The Google Drive Realtime API Build Collaborative Apps With The Google Drive Realtime API

One of the cool things about Google Drive is that it allows users to collaborate on documents in real time. Now Google is bringing that same functionality to apps built with the Google Drive SDK. Google announced today that developers …

Photoshop CS6′s Creation Was Powered By 601 Cases Of Beer Photoshop CS6′s Creation Was Powered By 601 Cases Of Beer

Have you ever wondered what went into building a piece of proprietary software like Photoshop? I promise you it’s not black magic, but a lot of beer went into building everybody’s favorite photo editing software. To celebrate Photoshop reaching 5 …

Learn How To Use Stage3D In Flash 11 Learn How To Use Stage3D In Flash 11

Flash 11 introduced a new development architecture called Stage3D that allows developers to bring “stunning visuals across desktop browsers and iOS and Android apps enabling advanced 2D and 3D capabilities.” The technology allowed one creator to make some incredible interactive …

Firefox OS Simulator 3.0 Now Available Firefox OS Simulator 3.0 Now Available

Late last year, Mozilla released Firefox OS simulator 1.0. The preview software would give developers an idea of how Firefox OS looks when running on a mobile device while allowing them to develop apps for the HTML5-centric platform. It’s only …

Showcase Your Knowledge With Mozilla’s Open Badges Showcase Your Knowledge With Mozilla’s Open Badges
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For the past few years, Mozilla has been working on a project called Open Badges. You can think of the project like merit badges for the Internet. It allows people to prove that they have accomplished something, or are knowledgeable …

Adobe Phasing Out Boxed Retail Copies Of CS6 Adobe Phasing Out Boxed Retail Copies Of CS6

Do you still purchases boxed retail versions of software? If so, you might want to grab a boxed copy of Adobe’s Creative Suite 6 as the company is beginning to phase out its retail offerings. Adobe told multiple outlets today …

Learn How To Make Great Widgets For Android Learn How To Make Great Widgets For Android

One of the more unique aspects of Android is its support for home screen Widgets. This support was introduced with Android 1.5 and developers have since created a number of unique, and sometimes utterly amazing, home screen widgets for Android …

Google Opens Registration For 10th Annual Global Code Jam Google Opens Registration For 10th Annual Global Code Jam

Can you code? Do you like money? If so, you might be interested in Google’s latest Global Code Jam. Google announced that registration is now open for the 10th annual Global Code Jam that begins next month. The event will …

Facebook Announces Mobile DevCon 2013 Cities and Dates Facebook Announces Mobile DevCon 2013 Cities and Dates
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Today, Facebook has unveiled the cities and dates for their 2013 Mobile DevCon. This year, you’ll have three chances to catch the mobile developer conference: april 18th in New York, May 2nd in London, and May 7th in Seoul, South …

Kinect Code Samples Go Open Source To Encourage Development Kinect Code Samples Go Open Source To Encourage Development
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Kinect for Windows has inspired developers to create some really impressive applications. That’s apparently not good enough, though, as Microsoft is now making Kinect for Windows partially open source to encourage more development on the platform. The Kinect for Windows …

Facebook Adds 9 New Open Graph Actions for Lifestyle Apps Facebook Adds 9 New Open Graph Actions for Lifestyle Apps
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Today, Facebook is announced nine new Open Graph actions for lifestyle (fitness, books, movies & TV) app. Starting now, developers can start incorporating “run,” “walk,” and “bike” for fitness apps, “read,” “rate,” “quote,” and “want to read” for books apps, …

Developers Have Until March 28 To Make Their Game Part Of Ouya’s Launch Developers Have Until March 28 To Make Their Game Part Of Ouya’s Launch

Ouya, the little game console that could, is about to be shipped out to all the early adopters that supported the console during its Kickstarter phase. To make sure it has plenty of games before it gets into the hands …

ASP.NET and Web Tools 2012.2 Now Available ASP.NET and Web Tools 2012.2 Now Available
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The world of Web development is changing rapidly. To keep up, Microsoft has been making incremental changes to ASP.NET. The latest update to the framework brings changes and additions to every member of the ASP.NET family. Micrososft recently released ASP.NET …

Developer Tips On How To Get The Most Out Of Facebook’s New News Feed Developer Tips On How To Get The Most Out Of Facebook’s New News Feed

Facebook unveiled its new News Feed today, and some users are already getting to play around with it. Developers will be pleased to know that the new News Feed has the potential to make their content more engaging, but it …

Facebook Updates Its Developer Payment Policy Facebook Updates Its Developer Payment Policy

Are you a new developer hoping to cash in on Facebook games? If so, Facebook has made some recent changes to its developer payment registration that you will need to be aware of. As part of its weekly Operation Developer …

Unity 4 Early Access Program Available To Windows 8 Developers Unity 4 Early Access Program Available To Windows 8 Developers

In just a few years, Unity has become a premier game development engine that has encouraged indie developers all around the world to create expansive titles for PC, consoles and mobile. With Unity 4, the engine is ready to take …

Jelly Bean, ICS Combine Their Powers To Take Down Gingerbread In February Jelly Bean, ICS Combine Their Powers To Take Down Gingerbread In February

Last month’s Android distribution numbers showed that Gingerbread was on the way out. Ice Cream Sandwich and Jelly Bean still had a bit to go, however, before they were finally able to eclipse the outdated mobile OS. Turns out the …

Learn How To Integrate Google+ Sign-In With Google Drive Apps Learn How To Integrate Google+ Sign-In With Google Drive Apps

So, you’ve built a Google Drive app with the latest HMTL5 technologies. Now you want to integrate Google+ sign-in into said app to provide a secure experience for your users. The Google Developer team has your back with a new …

Chrome OS Beta Gets A Meaty Update Chrome OS Beta Gets A Meaty Update

Has the Chromebook Pixel convinced you to finally pick up one of Google’s Web centric laptops? If so, you might want to jump onto the Chrome OS beta channel to get the latest features before anybody else. The latest Chrome …

Learn How To Make Web Apps With HTML5 And App Engine Learn How To Make Web Apps With HTML5 And App Engine

Building a modern Web app can be a daunting task for someone not familiar with HTML5. That’s where Google comes in with its newest tutorial. The folks at Google have a new talk up today on how to best utilize …