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Google Partners With Disney In New Chrome Experiment Google Partners With Disney In New Chrome Experiment

The last Google Chrome Experiment took us on a journey through the stars of our galaxy. Now Google is partnering with Disney to take users through the world of Sam Raimi’s upcoming film – Oz: The Great and Powerful. The …

White House Invites Developers To We The People 2.0 Hackathon White House Invites Developers To We The People 2.0 Hackathon

To its credit, the Obama administration has been far more tech savvy than any before it. One of its defining moments in this area was the building of the We The People Web site and making the software behind it …

Facebook Cleans Up Open Graph Actions – Less Spam, More Consistency Facebook Cleans Up Open Graph Actions – Less Spam, More Consistency

Facebook is cleaning up Open Graph actions in order to make the user experience less spammy and more uniform across the site. First announced back in October 2012, Facebook says they will begin to implement the new Open Graph action …

Amazon Coins Bring Virtual Currency To Kindle Fire Apps And Games Amazon Coins Bring Virtual Currency To Kindle Fire Apps And Games
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For the past year, Amazon has been making development for its Kindle Fire tablets easier and more lucrative. Now the retail giant is ready to enter into the next phase of setting up a thriving mobile marketplace – virtual currency. …

Mozilla, Google Bring WebRTC Interoperability To Firefox And Chrome Mozilla, Google Bring WebRTC Interoperability To Firefox And Chrome
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WebRTC is the future of Web communication if the W3C has anything to say about it. It’s an HTML5 technology that turns your browser into a video/audio communication tool. The only problem standing in its way was that it would …

Wikipedia Gets More Location-Friendly Wikipedia Gets More Location-Friendly

The Wikimedia Foundation has announced the launch of a new GeoData extension to usher in “a new age of geotagging on Wikipedia”. Roughly translated, Wikipedia will be getting a lot more useful at the location level. The extension for MediaWiki …

Zend Framework 2.1.0 Is Now Available Zend Framework 2.1.0 Is Now Available
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Zend Framework 1 has been a popular open source PHP framework since it was introduced a few years ago. It’s successor, Zend Framework 2, was released in September of last year. The team behind it have now released a major …

Facebook App Center Gets New Game Categories Facebook App Center Gets New Game Categories

Facebook’s App Center launched in May of last year, and has already proven successful in driving more installs than the old games dashboard. Now the social network is adding more discovery options so even more developers have a better chance …

Mobile Game Development Is Easy And Profitable (If You’re Lucky) Mobile Game Development Is Easy And Profitable (If You’re Lucky)
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It seems that everybody is going into mobile game development these days. The traditional console market is shrinking as more and more gamers tire of the same 6-year-old hardware. They’re beginning to look for new experiences that they can’t get …

Here’s The Latest Android Developer Hangout Here’s The Latest Android Developer Hangout

Google has uploaded a new Android developers hangout discussing various Android dev topics. They do note that the U.S. version of Office Hours has moved on to another format.

Google Discusses Google Drive SDK OAuth Changes Google Discusses Google Drive SDK OAuth Changes

Google recently added some new options for how OAuth requests are initiated for Google drive Apps. Google has posted a video discussing the changes, and sharing some tips and tricks.

Amazon Launches Elastic Transcoder In Beta Amazon Launches Elastic Transcoder In Beta

Amazon announced the launch of Amazon Elastic Transcoder for Amazon Web Services for transcoding video files between different digital media formats. You can use the service, which Amazon says is highly scalable, to convert video files from their source format …

Microsoft Office And Its XML-Based Formats Microsoft Office And Its XML-Based Formats

This week, Microsoft launched Office 15 and Office 365 for Windows 8. As Zach Walton writes: The traditional Office 15 will come in multiple flavors depending on the user’s needs. The three versions available include Office Home & Student 2013, …

Google Makes AdWords API Usage Free Google Makes AdWords API Usage Free

Google announced that it is going to start making AdWords API usage free starting March 1. They’re doing away with the preferred pricing model. There will be two levels of API access once the changes take effect: basic and standard. …

NuoDB Officially Launches Its Cloud-Based Database NuoDB Officially Launches Its Cloud-Based Database

Developers need scalable databases more than ever for their apps. Of course, this presents a problem for those apps that become really popular and need more room to grow. It might prove too costly for some developers to traditionally scale …

Calling All Hackers: Google Wants You To Break Chrome OS At Pwnium 3 Calling All Hackers: Google Wants You To Break Chrome OS At Pwnium 3

Pwnium is the annual hacker competition where Google invites coders from around the world to find security holes in Google Chrome. That changes this year as Google wants hackers to break both of its Chromium projects. Google announced today that …

Google Developers Talk About The Future Of Dart Google Developers Talk About The Future Of Dart
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In 2011, Google introduced the Dart programming language as an alternative to JavaScript. It’s been a little over a year now since it launched. It’s come a long way since then, but there’s still a lot of work to be …

Facebook To Developers: Most Of You Just Keep Doing What You’re Doing Facebook To Developers: Most Of You Just Keep Doing What You’re Doing

As previously reported, Facebook has been blocking some apps from accessing data – namely the newly launched Wonder from Yandex and Twitter’s new Vine video app, which Facebook has reportedly kept from utilizing the Find Friends API. Facebook issued a …

Facebook Login Can Now Keep Kids Out Of Your Age Restricted App Facebook Login Can Now Keep Kids Out Of Your Age Restricted App
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Do you operate an age restricted app or Web site? Do you wish you could use Facebook Login while keeping underage users out? If you answered yes, Facebook has just the thing for you in this week’s Operation Developer Love …

YouTube And Netflix Team Up On Airplay Rival Called DIAL YouTube And Netflix Team Up On Airplay Rival Called DIAL

DIAL stands for Discovery And Launched (I guess “DIAL” sounded better than “DAL”). It also happens that it was created and is maintained by Netflix and YouTube (with input from “a variety of partners”). It’s described as a simple protocol …

Amazon Mobile App SDK Makes Nice With Adobe AIR Amazon Mobile App SDK Makes Nice With Adobe AIR

We recently reported on how Adobe AIR and Flash are being used to make the next generation of mobile titles. Now Amazon is tapping into these tools to bring its APIs to more people in mobile development. Amazon announced today …