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The first day of the social network's F8 developer conference was full of big news.
The cloud computing service aims to simplify Web and mobile development.
Microsoft has been much more open with its next-gen browser.
Will the social network become a platform that hosts a lot of other websites?
IFML expresses what is going on with application interfaces.
The new wearable appears to be a response to Apple Watch.
Unnamed sources say the social network will make the announcement at F8 next week.
One of the project's developers says it went public too soon.
More than 1,200 popular Android apps and nearly 800 popular iOS apps still need to be patched.
Apps still show up on Google Play within hours of being submitted.
Windows 10 will also come in an IoT version.
Experts say this could be the first step towards a post-app world.
Flurry says phablets are "the ultimate mobile form factor."
Open source projects hosted on the site will need to find a new home by January 2016.
Apple says the problems were caused by a DNS error.
Mobile development firms may want to start thinking about how apps could support sensors that react to the amount of pressure applied.
People with expensive Android phones use a lot more apps than other types of smartphone owners.
Device preorders will begin April 10.
"People familiar with the project" say that Google has a fairly large team working on an Android version for VR headsets.
The next version of AngularJS will be built on TypeScript.
It's so secret that you can't even bring in a pad of paper.
Pivotal is no longer funding Groovy and Grails.
JavaFX also got an update.
40,000 developers use AlchemyAPI's tools.
A few big players dominate engagement, posing a challenge for small mobile development firms.
Manufacturers sold 1.2 billion smartphones last year.
A new report from AVG could spur mobile development firms to pay more attention to energy efficiency.
A growing number of mobile development firms are building apps for organizations.
The kit links directly to the BlueMix cloud development platform.
The new API supports all the major mobile operating systems, as well as Web apps.
Google is extending Pwnium all year long.
Developers can now create apps for the fitness wearable.
Agents work best for freelancers who change projects frequently.
App usage peaks just after dinnertime.
The free tool makes it easier to find cross-site scripting and other security flaws.
The new set of tools enables advertising, analytics, app publishing and more.
University researchers are warning that the high demand for developers could eventually backfire.
The new standard could result in faster page loads and better security for websites.
The company has been criticized for its Project Zero program.
As enterprise apps become more like games, mobile game developers find that many of their skills are transferable.
Requests generate a review less than 10 percent of the time.
The figures are based on crash reports from 20,000 apps.
The iPhone maker is highlighting games without in-app purchases.
Manufacturers shipped only 720,000 Android smartwatches in the second half of 2014.
Will pinned apps lead to more downloads for the mobile development industry?
The new compiler allows developers to write Swift applications for more platforms.
Players must write code into order to unlock new levels in the game.
Most mobile apps never make it to the top of any chart.
Be warned: the specs are mediocre, and the device will only be available in Europe.
It will take some time before most Android users can upgrade to the new OS.
This is the first time Apple has won the market share battle since 2012
The company is trying to prevent startups from defecting to the IO.js fork.
If you thought most malicious mobile apps came from Asia, think again.
Mobile development firms might want to start thinking about apps for wearable devices.
More mobile development firms are turning to advertising as a way to make money.
Bug hunters can get money upfront for researching suspected software vulnerabilities.
Software vendors say the policy puts their customers at risk.
The Windows maker has invested in a startup called Cynogen.
81 percent of the smartphones sold in 2014 ran Android.
Facebook properties did really, really well last year.
It appears that Flash's days are numbered.
The company is beefing up its big data portfolio.
However, not every mobile development firm is making a lot of money.
A blog post offers some technical detail and screenshots of the new browser.
The augmented reality technology is getting rave reviews.
Cyberattackers have moved on from Java, but Heartbleed continues to be a problem.
Everyone's favorite plumber can now learn, experience emotions and act autonomously.
Developers who sell apps or games in Europe without going through Google Play or the App Store need to collect tax and retain records.
The social network is adding more software developers and experts in drones, satellites and VR technology.
The agency failed to spot the warning signs and issue a warning before the attack, but it was able to quickly trace the attack back to its source.
Go and R are making significant gains.
In addition, more mobile development firms are using Google's platform than Apple's platform.
.NET skills are also highly sought after.
A new study suggests mobile development firms might want to target Amazon's platform.
The mobile development industry brought in $500 million worth of revenue from iOS users in the first week of January.
The incident highlights the importance of writing secure API code.
All of the company's hardware will be IoT-enabled within five years.
Lifestyle and shopping apps saw the biggest increase.
More than 6,000 developers user Wit.ai's API to add voice features to their apps.
Slowing device sales may impact the mobile development industry.
The organization wants to help more startups get their projects going in 2015
Manufacturers are showing a lot of smart devices for the home.
It seems a lot of people found an iPhone 6 under the tree this year.
Refunds could be bad news for mobile development firms with paid apps.
Santa brought Ruby developers better garbage collection and some other minor improvements for the programming language.
New stats about the platform offer guidance for mobile development firms.
Will the tool help address the mobile development industry's app discovery woes?
Do you have what it takes to be a cyber-agent?
Mobile development firms might want to start thinking about apps for vehicles.
JQuery leads the pack by a wide margin.
IDE vendors will need to update their tools if they want to remain compatible with Java as it becomes more modular.
A cloud development tool wins the top prize.
GPL isn't as pervasive as it used to be.
Black Friday saw increases of 25 percent.
1,200 girls will be able to participate this year—up from 375 last year.
Health and fitness was the fastest growing category.
Android wearables will support custom watch faces.
Facebook Messenger was at the top of the chart.
PHP, Java, and C++ have seen the biggest declines in popularity this year.
The mobile development IDE is based on JetBrains IntelliJ.
The company claims Supersonic crates hybrid apps that perform as well as native apps.
Groups have registered 70,000 events with Code.org.
Employers who are desperate to hire developers may want to look behind bars.
The game developer's forays into animation and merchandising haven't paid off.
Trend Micro says the vulnerabilities are "a big challenge to developers."
Developers can now use the cloud computing service to store credit card data.
Facebook's mobile app server is making inroads with Asian mobile development firms.
Many people with autism have exactly the right skills for careers in software testing.
Rumors suggest the company is planning a press event late next month.
Salaries are low by U.S. standards, but so is the cost of living.
The event highlighted a number of up-and-coming mobile development firms.
Freemium apps and advertising appear to be the best routes for monetizing mobile apps.
The company wants to get future developers hooked on its tools at a young age.
Last month was really good for the mobile development industry.
Is a Chinese version of the Android app store for users coming soon?
The 'free' download button now says 'get.'
China is still number one.
The startup is on a mobile development firm buying spree.
The startup promises to get developers coding in just seconds.
Even Sergey Brin is no longer always wearing the high-tech specs.
And mobile gamers are getting younger.
Websites that use the API will need to find a new payment solution, but it will continue working for mobile apps on Google Play.
Thanks to Google, computer science's top award now pays out four times as much as it used to.
Now individuals and small teams can access more of the IDE's features for free.
The programming language is young but powers some fairly impressive projects.
The new tool provides developers with easy access to storage.
Experts agree that IoT will be big, but they disagree on how big.
Big data is bringing big attention to R, MatLab, LabView and S.
Cards are becoming a common design feature for new mobile apps.
Dozens of computer scientists are asking the Supreme Court to overturn an appeals court decision in the Oracle v. Google case.
The new effort wants to "close the gap between technical education and employment."
The guide aims to help mobile development firms make more money on Google Play.
Clojure, Haskell, Ruby, Scala and TypeScript are less likely to result in coding errors.
The tool helps mobile development firms acquire users through Facebook.
What do mobile development pros need to know about the update?
Just when developers think they're beginning to understand mobile, the market may be about to shift.
There are now nearly as many people running Windows 8 as Windows XP.
The open source company wants to help developers "debug the whole Web."
The system can result in significant power savings.
Mobile development pros can enable the new feature in their apps with just a few lines of code.
All three cover programming with R and MapReduce.
Mark Zuckerberg and John Doerr are each chipping in half a million dollars.
The cloud computing service helps developers integrate data from various sources.
The W3C has elevated HTML5 to "recommendation" status.
Mobile development firms have an easier way to distribute their apps to Amazon customers.
Microsoft is also offering an adaptor that makes Xbox Kinect hardware compatible with Windows.
The service makes it easier for mobile development firms to beta test iPhone and iPad apps.
Fabric includes Twitter integration, analytics, crash reporting, beta distribution and advertising services.
Firebase makes it easier for mobile development firms to sync app data.
Two-thirds of Java developers have either already upgraded to the latest release or plan to do so soon.
Downloads of the leading apps increased by a factor of 2.3 over the past year.
The suite includes cross-platform tools for creating Java and C++ apps.
Mobile development firms will have plenty of time to create apps before the Apple Watch arrives next year.
The mobile OS has a new interface, better notifications and more.
The interface is getting a little bit easier to use.
Interested women students can sign up for the weeklong bootcamp that will take place in January.
The nation's highest court will decide whether to accept the high-profile patent case by next month.
Mobile development pros can start getting their apps ready for 64-bit Android.
The free services can save students hundreds or even thousands of dollars.
Ten dollars appears to be the sweet spot.
Microsoft and thirteen other companies are promising not to sell data on grade schoolers.
There is plenty of money to be made from business customers.
A new study suggests that mobile development firms should pay more attention to where apps rank in search results.
The project would eliminate the need for apps when interacting with smart devices.
The company has tripled its top bug bounty payout for finding vulnerabilities in Chrome.
Even the maker of Angry Birds isn't immune from the fierce competition in the mobile development industry.
Some mobile development pros complain that the new policy violates their privacy.
Mobile development firms face an increasingly competitive market.
The project aims to develop free and open source Internet of Things standards.
The Internet of Things could be a $7 trillion market by 2020.
These languages, libraries and other tools have won BOSSIE awards.
The Korean firm has more employees than Apple, Google and Microsoft combined.
Most flavors of Unix, Linux and OS X are vulnerable to a new security vulnerability.
The company is working on a new patch for iOS 8.
These books just won Jolt Awards.
However, some people who have upgraded their iPhones and iPads are reporting high crash rates.
The iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus set new sales records for the company.
Microsoft's Internet Explorer Web development toolset is getting new support for virtualization tools.
Apple hopes to have the problem fixed by the end of September.
The tool can help the mobile development industry track how users are interacting with apps.
Users are spending even more time with music, health and social networking apps.
The social network wants to help other companies get involved in open source development.
The iPad Mini crashes the most often.
To be eligible, companies must be less than five years old and generate less than half a million dollars per year.
Apps written with Swift can now be submitted to Apple's App Store.
Apple was the top mobile manufacturer.
It isn't called "iWatch," but Apple did finally launch a wearable device.
Domain-specific languages seem to be gaining users.
Six women helped create the ENIAC.
Sources say that Apple gave a wearable SDK to a few app developers.
The company will send refunds to parents whose children racked up big charges on Android apps.
This is the second time the company has held one of these cloud development events this year.
Facebook is promoting the competition.
A startup aims to make it easier for content publishers to create apps.
Cloud computing, big data, IoT and 3D printing are on the list.
Mobile development firms need to make sure they provide all the information Apple requests.
Fiksu's July iOS Cost Per Loyal Users was the second-highest ever.
Mobile development firms can't sell health data to ad networks.
The organizations have created a group called the IEEE Computer Society Center for Secure Design.
The company is cracking down on misleading names and logos.
The photo of a Russian car crash was all over Google search results.
The winner proposed an app to provide therapy to veterans.
Previous rumors suggested Google wanted to buy the video game streaming service.
Facebook and Google Apps top the list.
They were able to use a separate app to steal data from Gmail as well as popular banking and shopping apps.
People skills are more important than you think they are.
Most have never paid for an app—ever.
The draft standard for the next version of the programming language has been approved.
Several JEPS could deliver new APIs and features.
Alternate versions of Android are especially popular in Asia.
The F12 tools received bug fixes and various updates.
A similar feature is available in Google Play.
C and Java are still at the top of the programming popularity charts.
The strongest new companies don't use Microsoft's products.
The search engine is getting better at handling technical queries.
Cloud computing, devops, containerization, open source tools, Agile software development and other trends have changed coding in important ways.
It certainly looks like it's more fun to be an iOS developer.
Wyvern lets Web developers use a lot of different languages in a single program.
These are the winners of this year's Jolt Awards for utilities.
The two rivals haven't reached any licensing agreements.
On average, graduates make 44 percent more than they did at their old jobs.
Google Web Designer now has better support for online ads.
The move is unusual in the cloud computing industry, where prices have been declining rapidly.
Smartphone sales growth is slowing.
In many parts of the world, users have smaller, less powerful devices.
The event will include a hackathon and coincides with Super Mobility Week.
Hint: Silicon Valley isn't on the list.
Researchers will present the findings at the Black Hat conference.
Officials say the company uses its software monopoly to enable U.S. espionage.
The court says Android users can sue Google to recover in-app purchase fees.
Things aren't looking good for the Tizen OS.
If you want to write code from your smartphone or tablet, these tools can help.
The latest version of Google's browser has a feature called Object.observe() that solves a common development headache.
Open source development experience could help students gain real world experience and land jobs.
Maybe tablets aren't replacing desktop PCs after all.
What does "one Windows" really mean?
More than 170,000 mobile developers use Flurry's services.
The code that controlled the Apollo spacecraft features an unusual syntax and plenty of humorous comments.
Is Windows dominance coming to an end?
The whistleblower said technology should help defend freedom.
Preventing children from making unauthorized in-app purchases remains a big issue for the mobile development industry.
Now mobile development firms have another option for monetizing apps.
The airlines are looking to the mobile development industry for ways to improve air travel for their customers.
But iOS is still creating more revenue for mobile development firms.
The course is available through Udacity.
Galaxy Apps offers an alternative to Google Play.
The company has an improved Mobile SDK, plus data management and analytics services.
Great books on agile software development, C, Python and more.
Yorba couldn't get 501(c)(3) status.
SyntaxTree makes a Visual Studio plug-in for game developers who use the Unity engine.
The AllSeen Alliance was founded by the Linux Foundation.
The company has declined a settlement offer.
Look like a pro when submitting your first pull request.
Sales of Windows Phone devices are down in the United States and China.
If the Internet of Things is ever going to take off, it will need a lot of developers.
Google Play app downloads increased 50 percent year-over-year.
An analyst calculates that the average Android user spends about a quarter as much on apps as the average iOS user.
Soon Android will be just about everywhere.
It's another sign that learn-to-code schools are taking off.
WebIDE supports the creation of HTML5 Web apps.
A new API will make it easier to create gadgets and apps for a connected home.
The company wants mobile development firms to create apps that use Fire Phone features.
The number of developers worldwide has doubled since 2010.
The brand-new Swift is already number 68.
The Made with Code initiative hopes to interest young women in computer science.
Firefly and Dynamic Perspective could be game-changing.
Mobile development firms say they make as much from Kindle Fire as from other platforms.
The open source project would allow Java applications to access non-Java APIs.
Aptiode says Google makes it difficult for alternative Android app stores to compete.
CodersTrust is helping people in Bangladesh learning programming skills.
Good reviews can help mobile development firms attract more users.
Candy Crush and Tapjoy could be in trouble.
PDFium will be incorporated into the Chromium browser.
In benchmark tests, Apple's new programming language lagged behind Objective-C.
It's getting more expensive for mobile development firms to find users.
The program successfully convinced more than 30 percent of human questioners that it was a human.
Safari comes in third.
If you order today, you'll get your device in July.
Jelly Bean is still the most popular flavor of Google's mobile platform.
Apple's new language has been in the works for four years.
The winning submissions related to healthcare, retail analytics and—believe it or not—cuddly stuffed toys.
The Secret Service wants some new software.
Registered iOS developers have increased 47 percent since last year.
Should mobile development firms consider building apps for the new platform?
Mobile continues to grow at an astounding pace.
Time to code for a good cause.
An analyst argues that the social network does a better job than Apple or Google at helping mobile development firms earn money.
Mobile development firms are turning to pay-to-review services to boost their rankings and discoverability.
But Android owners have more app sessions per month.
Many poor families use a smartphone as their primary telephone and Internet access device.
The technology could help build smaller, faster websites and apps.
In the future, computers may require an entirely different kind of programming.
The fastest-growing segment of the U.S. population represents a big market for the mobile development industry.
JUnit, Jenkins and Git top the list.
As Web developers shift from Java to Silverlight, hackers are also shifting their tactics.
Going local is helping some mobile development firms succeed.
People also use their tablets quite a bit during working hours.
The proliferation of smartphones has changed which apps are the most popular.
Apple's litigation with Samsung is still going strong, however.
But there still aren't very many people using Microsoft's mobile platform.
The program provides services to mobile development firms.
In a 3-to-2 vote, the Federal Communications Commission has decided to allow public comment on the issue of Net Neutrality.
The Blink app will soon be discontinued.
The right strategies can help mobile development firms move their apps to the top of the charts.
Web designer, programmer and software engineer are also on the list.
A lower court will decide if Google owes Oracle any monetary damages.
For now, the open source tool is only available for OS X.
The company has updated its Maps API, Location API, Mobile Ads and Instant Buy API.
A RedMonk report shows the rise and fall of popular languages over the last five years.
The company says sales of its second development kit are way up.
A prominent venture capitalist says the firm won't be that important in ten years.
The new capabilities can help mobile development firms manage their app store search optimization and advertising efforts.
Experts say the decision probably won't have a big impact on the mobile development industry.
This current security threat, deemed the "Covert Redirect" flaw, has made users of many high volume tech sites vulnerable, including those who use Google, Facebook, Microsoft, LinkedIn, any many more.
New data from Pew indicates that while many have heard of Heartbleed, less than half of those Internet users have taken steps to protect themselves.
Facebook is stepping up their mobile game with plans to offer cross-platform tools and services to make it easier to build and monetize applications for multiple mobile platforms.
Targeted toward designers and architects, the Lix 3D printing pen is a sleek and new stylish tool that promises to open up the design market to anyone interested in 3D printing.
The program will offer manufacturers incentives for using Google-approved apps and hardware on their devices.
The cloud development platform says the release of Facebook's HHVM led them to add support for PHP.
Users drop apps if they don't use them for a second time fairly soon after using them for the first time.
The developer behind the first mobile Safari browser tells his story.
Most of the winners were Windows tools.
Many of those addicts are moms.
FireEye says 150 million downloads are at risk.
iOS developers have a huge potential audience for their apps.
GCC 4.9.0 has a number of new features and support for newer versions of programming languages.
1,307 college students will get paid to work on open source projects this summer.
The report clears the executive of sexual discrimination but says he made errors in judgment.
Apple and Google are competing for popular game titles.
They aren't that excited about driverless cars either.
The mobile development industry now has another way to help users find apps.
The company wants to help the mobile development industry create beautiful apps that meet user needs.
Developers need to be very careful about what they post on GitHub.
But Apple's platform is still winning the revenue race.
C is still number one on the Tiobe Index.
Mobile development firms that don't comply could have their apps rejected from the App Store.
Some other Google cloud computing services are still vulnerable to the bug.
The new feature will find malicious apps that have been sideloaded onto devices.
The German programmer says he did not introduce the vulnerability deliberately.
The agency plans to set up an online repository sometime next year.
Nearly one in five software developers are women.
Most of the major Linux distributions have issued patches for the security vulnerability.
You'll have to wait a week to sign up.
Games remain the most lucrative app category overall.
The cloud-based IDE now promises 99.9 percent uptime.
Like Google, the company will hold a lottery for tickets this year.
The former open source opponent has created a foundation to shepherd its development framework.
The same code can run on Windows PCs, tablets and phones.
Is the open source RIA tool on its way out?
Games remain the most popular type of mobile app.
Having the newest version of an OS can help prevent many crashes.
The new rules crack down on deceptive practices used by some in the mobile development industry.
The Web firms are working on getting MySQL to scale up and out.
The IDE offers a host of new features, as well as support for Java 8.
The social network is betting that virtual reality will be the next big platform.
The networking giant wants to build a "global intercloud" that could power the Internet of Things.
The percentage is even higher in China and Japan.
Hack is a lot like PHP but adds better security and productivity enhancements.
While the development industry is still dominated by men, some say it has become more welcoming to women.
You don't even need to know how to code to use many of these tools.
We're looking for your feedback and insights on issues around Android development!
The company released an APIs Client Library for .NET, as well as tools for working with Puppet, Chef, Salt and Ansible.
The technology he developed underlies cloud computing, online security systems, modern databases, and even World of Warcraft and BitTorrent.
The updated version of the popular programming language supports lambda expressions.
GitHub appears to be taking the charges seriously.
The latest version of the Android app store has several other improvements as well.
A college freshman teaches himself to code in three days.
The largest market for the mobile development industry continues to grow.
Google has also added a developer dashboard.
Mobile development firms can find out if their apps have vulnerabilities in just milliseconds.
Student developers can get paid to work on open source projects.
F8 is returning after a three-year hiatus.
The new tools could help mobile development firms create apps for Android smartwatches and other devices.
The program provides tools for using the GitHub API.
The Wolfram language is said to be the largest programming language ever.
Dr. Dobb's is handing out its annual Jolt Awards.
Marissa Mayer wants to help mobile development firms make money.
Apple shows off CarPlay at the Geneva Auto Show.
A majority of developers with 20 or fewer apps make less than $1000 per month.
Less than 2 percent of users spend any money on free apps.
Will your next smartphone arrive in pieces?
EU leaders are meeting with mobile development companies to discuss problems with the "freemium" model.
Mobile development firms can start making apps for the Galaxy S5, Gear 2 and Gear Fit.
Google Compute Engine does well on Java benchmarks.
The toolset will support both Windows and Android.
Japan, South Korea and Australia are the most lucrative.
More malicious apps are making their way onto Google Play.
Mobile development and big data skills are on the list.
Scala's creator says similarity between the languages is good for Scala.
The class is available through Code School.
The annual developer conference will feature a new registration process.
A software engineering expert examines whether data supports popular maxims.
The company has an app store, but no way to monetize apps.
The popular programming question-and-answer website is back online.
A growing number of developers create apps for both iOS and Android.
The new OS doesn't seem to be selling as fast as Windows 7.
The new technology can tell how people are feeling by looking at them.
Xamarin University uses a just-in-time training model.
People are spending more time with their phones and less time with TV.
Java is first on the list.
Why would a developer pull an app that was making him rich?
iOS and Android still dominate the mobile development industry.
Less than 2 percent of Android devices run KitKat.
Mobile developers might be able to build apps with better contextual awareness.
The fledgling schools could face fines or closure if they fail to register with authorities.
Android and in-app purchases are big money-makers in Asia.
Now anyone can create apps for Chromecast.
A new App Annie report takes a look back at last year's mobile development trends.
These trends look likely to continue.
A new report says it's too early to count paid apps out.
Android users are more likely to write reviews, and they post better reviews.
The toolchain is based on Apache Cordova.
The Application Developers Alliance is speaking out against the spy agency's practice of harvesting data from apps.
Dr. Dobb's has announced the winners of its annual Jolt Awards.
Microsoft has relaxed some requirements and given developers more control over app releases.
Unemployment continues to fall for tech workers.
Seven out of ten smartphones sold during the quarter ran Android.
Java is number two.
Users will soon be able to pin Metro apps to the desktop taskbar.
The Eclipse Foundation says the IoT should be based on open standards.
An after-school program is making headway on interesting girls and minorities in programming.
Dart 1.1 is said to be 25 percent faster than the original.
More than 40 percent of the smartphones in this country are iPhones.
The Microsoft event will take place in April.
The company is making it easier for developers to find information related to its cloud computing services.
The tool could help mobile development firms keep the customers that are the most valuable.
Ninety percent of paid mobile apps make less than $1,250 per day.
The update adds support for turn-based multi-player games and improves battery life.
The event will take place in June in Dearborn, Michigan.
The company is making it easier for mobile development firms to submit apps for the Amazon Appstore.
These apps give "mobile development" a whole new meaning.
Developers will get more insight into where visitors are coming from.
Cars, smartwatches, toy robots and more.
Mobile development firms have earned $15 billion from Apple's store.
Will developer adoption make the digital currency a hit?
The Open Auto Alliance will bring Google's mobile operating system to General Motors, Audi, Honda and Hyundai vehicles.
The company points to Timely, Circa, Etsy and others as makers of outstanding Android apps.
C remains the most popular language on the Tiobe Index.
DevOps isn't just for enterprises any more.
Downloads rose 91 percent on December 25.
KnowMyApp.org will offer valuable information for consumers and the mobile development industry.
The Android app store is gaining market share at Apple's expense.
Android and iOS both made headlines, as did BlackBerry, but for very different reasons.
Schools, stores, hospitals and cities could all be getting smarter.
The new Web technology doesn't seem to be living up to the initial hype.
Mobile development, cloud computing and Web coding skills were all in the top five.
The industry group helps protect open source software development.
The past year has seen a surge in people signing up for learn-to-code initiatives.
Developers won't be able to sell paid apps for the smartwatch though.
The U.S. is now the mobile development industry's number two market.
Candy Crush and Minecraft were the big winners.
Windows device activations are rising sharply but are still a small group.
The mobile development platform has a new open source physics library and a Unity plug-in.
The developer event seems likely to return to San Francisco.
Users no longer need to have a Google+ account.
Just under half of those apps are optimized for the iPad.
C remains number one on the Tiobe Index.
Tech companies are promoting the Hour of Code.
The Rails founder doesn't appear to be worried about the trend.
The computer scientist would have been 107 today.
The code training school recently raised $2 million in venture capital.
Buy a tablet or PC, get $25 to spend on apps.
The tool will help web developers meet the needs of mobile site visitors.
The tool helps mobile development teams create HTML 5 apps that perform like native apps.
A growing number of mobile development firms are increasing engagement with prizes like hotel stays and gift cards.
The tool will be incorporated into Mashery.
Microsoft's operating systems will soon share even more in common.
It's now easier to find apps with long or difficult to spell names.
Bitcoin and Litecoin need help figuring out why data is disappearing for some Mac users.
More than twice as many mobile development firms have apps with more than 1 million users.
The final version of the gesture and voice recognition system will ship next summer.
However, the majority of mobile development firms primarily write apps for Android and iOS.
The move may inspire more mobile development firms to build Android tablet apps.
The mobile development platform is adding 500 new apps every day.
If your GitHub password was weak, you'll need to pick a new one.
The company also showed off several new Glass apps.
A sizable number of apps in Google Play are designed to snoop on users.
Amazon's Appstore received the lowest score.
The new programming language has been deemed "production-ready."
"Project N" compiles .NET code directly to native code.
The cloud computing service will allow low-powered mobile devices to run intensive applications.
The young programmers avoided many of the problems that plague HealthCare.gov.
More tech firms are signing up to support the alternative to Android.
The service makes it easier for mobile development firms to market their apps internationally.
The jury is still out on Google Glass, smartwatches and other wearable devices.
The Geeklist Corps of Developers is looking for IT workers to help in the Philippines.
The update means mobile development firms have some new tools to learn and new features to exploit.
The executive called the mobile platform the "most disruptive operating system that we've seen in a few decades."
The company also lowered registration costs.
The site will aggregate APIs released with a Creative Commons license.
The company says its cloud computing services can help mobile games scale to meet demand.
Apple and Microsoft have teamed up to take on their rival.
However, Android 2.3 Gingerbread still has a large number of users.
The Nexus 5 will be the first smartphone to feature the updated operating system.
For now the smartwatch platform has an invitation-only policy.
The free app model makes good financial sense for developers.
The smartphone maker announced the tools at its first ever developers conference.
The new machine gets Captcha tests right 90 percent of the time.
The big prize will go to the mobile development team that builds the best app using Salesforce technology.
The official website for the programming language has been serving up malicious code.
A controversial decision may prompt some coders to reconsider the wording on their websites.
The app monitors downloads, purchases, revenue and more.
Startup will allow mobile development firms to test their apps on a wide range of physical hardware via the Web.
The problems with the government health insurance marketplace seem to be caused in part by coding mistakes and a lack of testing.
Industry observers love to predict Java's demise, but the 19-year-old language isn't dead yet.
The number one on the list will surprise you.
The young programming language has scored a major win.
What does the update mean for developers?
The updated operating system will likely become available in the next week or two.
The two will appear in free lessons available through Code.org.
The company is building a front-end framework to solve the performance problems with HTML 5.
Groovy breaks into the top 20 for the first time.
The programs link high school and college students with open source projects.
The company is extending its bug bounty program to applications it doesn't own.
The founder of Ruby says the main version of the language doesn't need much improvement.
If you want support, you can earn it by taking quizzes and taking part in contests.
The cloud development platform also has a new Mobile Backend Starter for iOS.
Mobile development firms could avoid some costly mistakes by following this advice.
Mobile development firms can more easily track Google Play traffic.
Microsoft may be willing to waive its licensing fees.
The startup currently houses about 1,000 pieces of code.
Is Android's fragmentation problem improving?
The programming technique offers benefits for multicore systems and Web development.
He's married, 36, and has a couple of kids.
Forty percent of developers surveyed made nothing from their last app.
The company is testing a program that puts its ads on third-party apps and websites.
BrowserSwarm is available under an open source license.
The Python IDE from JetBrains now comes in professional and community editions.
The open source vendor is pre-configuring the OpenShift platform for various purposes.
Smartphone owners use their devices to access data much more often than for talking.
Apple apparently froze its App Store Rankings for eight hours on Friday.
The company will hold a hackathon and conference November 1–3.
Some mobile development firms that make apps for children say they are seeing increased downloads.
Mobile development firms with apps built for iOS 7 are getting lots of business.
Many developers will be beefing up their aps to take advantage of the new rules.
For the first time ever, you can buy a LinuxCon T-shirt in women's sizes.
The unannounced new feature could be good for consumers but bad for developers.
See how programming languages have risen and fallen in popularity.
Many mobile development firms have updated their apps ahead of this week's release of iOS 7.
The open source project is aimed at teaching kids to create their own websites.
Transact-SQL, Cobol and R made big gains in this month's popularity ratings.
Transitioning from the desktop to mobile platforms poses challenges for programmers.
The mobile operating system update is coming September 18.
The biggest new feature is improved support for multiple processors.
The company is organizing DevFests and the Google Cloud Platform Developer Challenge.
TechCrunch apologized for allowing two inappropriate presentations at their development event.
His message: Facebook loves third-party developers.
There just aren't enough Java developers to fill all the available jobs.
The Borland tool was one of the first true IDEs.
A new version of Google's operating system is on the way.
Android still has the majority of the American mobile operating system market.
The event will take place November 20-21 in California.
Google's mobile OS will also increase its market share.
Users are spending more time than they used to with non-U.S. apps.
RP is one of the most important new trends in Web development.
The company wants to hold the mobile development industry to a "high standard of app behavior."
End users could soon be buying physical goods through mobile apps.
Java developers could soon find it easier to tap into the parallel processing power of GPUs.
The coming crop of swartwatches will give the mobile development industry a new venue for apps.
The company's first-ever U.S. developer's conference will cost just $299.
End users will have more control over what shows up in their newsfeeds.
Now Web developers can easily work from their iPhones and iPads.
If apps do have privacy policies, the policies are long and hard to read.
Most of that $75 billion will come from in-app purchases.
Nearly a third of top iPad apps aren't available in Google Play.
Google's new Gumbo tops the list.
The organization will pay for three people to attend the upcoming Linux Kernel Summit.
Software developers in general—and mobile developers in particular—are among the most sought-after hires.
Google announces the open source release of the Gumbo HTML parser, a C implementation of the HTML5 parsing algorithm.
The RTM update will arrive just one week shy of the one year anniversary Windows 8.
Oracle has streamlined the user interface for its MySQL Workbench.
BlackBerry has set up a special committee to explore possibilities for sale or strategic partnerships.
VMware has developed a new partner strategy to bring hybrid cloud computing to the enterprise.
"Free" apps often come with hidden security costs.
The free beta tool is designed to spur the development of Windows Phone apps.
The company has also published some mobile development tools to aid in the submission process.
The browsers have updated their capabilities for developers.
The company's development site has been down for two weeks following an attack.
The responsive site development service is now available for anyone to try.
Android device owners are now as loyal to apps as iOS owners are.
The service includes screen sharing and text/video chat.
Will the giveaways bring more traffic?
A growing number of individuals are applying agile software development methodologies to their work.
However, mobile developers still make more off Apple's platform.
VMware Workstation takes a top prize.
The HipHop Virtual Machine (HHVM) is said to be nine times faster than running PHP natively.
The state law has been called the most far-reaching of its kind.
If you're just starting out as a developer, these tips will head you in the right direction.
The new privacy recommendations are getting plenty of criticism.
Only two sections of the company's development site are currently working.
The latest release includes OpenGL ES 3.0, DRM APIs, notification access and more.
Mobile developers can't afford to ignore the Chinese market.
The free IDE is based on IntelliJ IDEA Community Edition.
Pricing will be disclosed later this summer.
Android is dominating developer mindshare.
Google is activating 1.5 million Android devices every day.
The mobile development industry is launching fewer paid apps.
Omek makes middleware that allows developers to add gesture control to apps.
A pair of young students hope to encourage more women to choose computer science as a career.
But there's still work to be done.
It's a good time to be a mobile development startup.
The trend is for companies to hire more "citizen developers."
The company wants developers to "Make the Future Java."
This is your chance to weigh in on Android coding, design, product management and Google Play.
The cloud computing provider wants to be the hard drive of the post PC era.
The total number of developers in the world is set to rise 45 percent over the next six years.
However, developers aren't too happy with their ad networks.
The technology has yet to catch on with end users.
Good smartphone and tablet apps don't always translate into good Glass apps.
A number of app are available for free to celebrate the anniversary.
These practices can help you avoid costly vulnerabilities.
Google released a new SDK and Editor for the programming language.
Mobile shows no signs of slowing.
The company hopes to turn its search engine into a development platform.
The release adds Turbolinks, key-based cache expiration and more.
Paid apps need only 950 downloads per day.
Will Microsoft's strategy of blurring the lines between mobile and desktop help?
The executive touted new hardware and Windows 8.1.
The new release enables Web apps with faster graphics, video calling and data sharing.
The company plans to ship its first motion control device on July 22.
Should you be required to know how to program in order to graduate?
The Windows Phone Store now has 145,000 apps.
It helps to be a consultant or to work in the finance industry.
They spend surprisingly little time with mobile games.
The update adds HTML5 capabilities.
The research team describes it as "the operating system of the future."
The 18-year-old programming language is far from dead.
Just another sign of fierce competition for development talent.
But they aren't giving up.
Patent-holding firms have threatened and sued numerous tech firms, including many developers.
But iOS users still download more apps per device.
Battle Hack participants could win $100,000.
One blogger cautions that the startup culture may not meet young coders' expectations.
The tool will give mobile development firms an idea what their competitors are earning.
The tool will allow app users to login using their Amazon, Google or Facebook passwords.
However, Apple's App Store still has the revenue lead by a wide margin.
The new cloud-based service automates beta testing.
Your best chance for making money from Android apps is to get onto one of the top lists.
In addition, high-end Kindle Fire tablets will now be sold in 170 countries.
He released the software under an open source license.
The company is trying to convince the mobile development industry that there's money to be made from Android.
Competition to hire the best developers remains fierce.
The smartphone maker plans to give away $800,000 in prizes.
At the I/O conference, Google announced a number of changes to its mobile development platform.
Improvements may soon make it easier to run apps on the many different Android devices running different versions of the OS.
If you want to make money on Android apps, use in-app purchases and optimize for tablets.
An Ohio man is the lucky winner of the $10,000 prize.
Google shows off service improvements and a number of new tools for developers.
The mobile development industry is expecting more Android-related announcements during the ongoing I/O event.
Lodsys has filed five new lawsuits.
Kindle Fire owners now haven 'tens of millions' of dollars to spend on Android apps.
Crocodoc offers a cloud computing service that turns business documents into HTML5.
The developers who created the course want to show elementary teachers how easy it is to teach programming.
But the world's largest software developer believes SaaS is the wave of the future.
It's the first time the cloud storage service has held this sort of developer event.
Does the company plan to release the Kindle Fire in the Chinese market?
Web developers who use the Adobe tools will have to purchase a Creative Cloud subscription.
As usual, the company is planning a big giveaway for the lucky customer who helps it pass the milestone.
It just got a little easier to sell Android apps for Barnes & Noble's mobile devices.
First, don't panic.
Ads on the social network are having a big effect on the mobile development industry.
Yes, even router manufacturers are getting into the app game.
The development conference will feature just one keynote address.
Google is hoping to encourage more developers to write apps for Glass.
Parse makes cross-platform mobile development tools.
The company is pushing mobile development firms to create more tablet apps.
The startup provides an alternative to Google's Code Search tool.
Users have downloaded apps from the App Store 45 billion times.
The Keon and Peak sold out almost as soon as they went on sale.
Development for Windows Phone and Windows could soon be more closely aligned.
Security concerns and slow Project Lambda progress are pushing the release back.
The social network claims it is now a "mobile first" development platform.
Mobile development firms can begin submitting localized apps.
The video streaming service will soon abandon Silverlight.
The biggest surprise is that Google's hasn't provided a way for developers to monetize their apps.
The company is beginning to promote its mobile OS.
Nearly 80 percent of programmers belong to at least one company's developer program.
10X Management helps freelance coders get better gigs.
Apple also rolled out a Chinese Support Communities forum.
The new venture capital group is a collaboration among Google Ventures, Andreessen Horowitz and Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers.
Java and C are nearly tied for the top spot on the programming language popularity index.
Experts say the language could use better parallelism and struct-like features.
Other apps may face the same fate as AppGratis.
The Android app store has a new design and a streamlined checkout process.
Apple's cloud computing APIs don't "just work."
Facebook says the new service will improve app discovery. Developers aren't so sure.
The open source project will be part of Chromium.
The language is called Rust, and the browser engine is called Servo.
The move is aimed at helping parents police their children's app use.
Part of the sudden increase is due to a change in the way Google counts users.
The company is also updating modern.IE.
The chip maker wants to help developers "take applications in new directions."
The analytics firms said developers should concentrate on apps for medium-sized smartphones and full-sized tablets.
In the U.S., 76 percent of iPhone revenue comes from in-app purchases.
The annual development conference will be held at the Moscone Center.
The firm isn't giving away many details about what will happen.
Mobile developer strikes it rich when Yahoo buys his app.
Attendees will get free smartphones.
A joke about a dongle—and the reaction—causes two people to lose their jobs.
Analysts are not impressed with Microsoft's plan to pay $100 per app.
The social network has blocked quite a few apps since the beginning of the year.
The Moscone Center, the usual venue for the developer's conference, is booked the rest of the month.
The company still hasn't announced when it will release an update to its mobile OS.
The company thinks developers will move towards HTML5 as a way to create cross-platform apps.
The company's Dexter tool aims to make security analysis easier.
The company wants to encourage developers to build apps for its wearable computer.
The social network is moving away from games and courting a new type of developer.
Now outside developers can more easily contribute to the open source PaaS.
Apple asks a judge to dismiss a case that accuses it of anti-competitive behavior.
Only a few kinds of apps can get away with charging iOS's highest price.
Less than 5 percent of the top 250 mobile app developers are newcomers.
These colleges and universities have excellent computer science programs.
The research firm says Android will dominate smartphone downloads, but not tablet downloads.
Simple Queue Service (SQS) and Simple Notification Service (SNS) are getting cheaper.
82 percent said they couldn't go without apps for a single day.
12,000 developers have been working on apps for the gesture control device.
A new five-minute video encourages everyone to learn to code.
New tools allow devs to use Google+ authentication for their Web and mobile apps.
Mozilla's mobile operating system offers an alternative to Android and iOS.
AppMobi will focus on its cloud computing tools.
If you're looking to do development tasks on your iPad or iPhone--there's an app for that.
By the end of February, there will be more smartphones and tablets in China than in the U.S.
Google has held two "Glass Foundries" and plans to hold one more.
Canonical plans to publish tools for running Ubuntu on smartphones on Feb 21.
Programmers say Photoshop 1.0 is like an object lesson in how to write elegant code.
In-app video could represent an opportunity for the mobile development industry.
An Australian developer says Google provides him the name, suburb and email address for everyone who buys his app.
The tool can help mobile development firms diagnose app bugs.
The relatives of Joannes Jozef Everardus Van Der Meer are suing Facebook for patent infringement.
Android's success has been good for the programming language.
The new charts could prompt the mobile development industry to pay more attention to energy and data consumption.
The change could result in more usage of apps written for Google's cloud computing platform.
What happens when you teach kids to code? They try to steal virtual currency.
Over time, the developers' cut will eventually drop to 70%, as in other app stores.
The company says the new tool will make life easier for mobile development firms.
The new app will feature video tutorials, news and other Facebook development resources.
Amazon Coins will launch in May.
The company hints that it's adding new payment methods.
A Star Trek app is the first to advertise the new App Store feature.
But the App Store still brings in more than three times as much revenue.
Price increases don't have as much impact on sales.
The purchase looks like an "acquihire."
A report says that developers who target multiple platforms earn the most.
Many users were inadvertently publishing their private encryption keys.
NASA, the Census Bureau and the Department of Labor have issued coding challenges.
Many have been burned by bad experiences with past managers.
The firm added 19,000 more BB10 apps last weekend.
Enterprise application development teams are coming to realize that mobile development is vastly different than creating desktop apps.
A rise in mobile development is fueling the popularity of certain programming languages, including Objective-C.
The open source tool helps route bug reports to the appropriate developer.
The industry group just passed its first anniversary.
The invitation promises hands-on use of the device.
The tool enables development of voice-controlled Web apps.
RIM paid devs up to $2,000 and gave away prizes to those who ported their apps to its mobile platform.
Average salary is $94,381.
The new policy could help stop scammers—but does it go too far?
The state AG encourages mobile development firms to avoid collecting personally identifiable information.
Pirates are porting Android apps to RIM's app store without developer permission.
Is C the most popular—or is Java?
Every few years brings a new programming language and a new set of skills to the forefront.
Big data is in the top ten for the first time ever.
Mobile marketing costs had been dropping for several months.
Total apps for the platform doubled during the year.
December 25 also saw a huge surge in smartphone and tablet activations.
Many of the Expression tools for Web development will be integrated into Visual Studio.
Mobile development firms published 339,160 new iOS apps this year.
Leap Motion plans to release its device to consumers early next year.
Before HTML5 can become an official standard, it must go through a testing phase.
82 percent of devs said HTML5 is important.
The Pi Store currently has 23 titles.
A blogger demonstrates how to get in-app purchases for free, remove ads from apps and turn trial versions into full versions.
Xamarin.Mac starts at $399.
A majority of mobile development professionals say Apple makes their lives more difficult.
The company wants to provide an alternative to open source tools.
Microsoft wants to negotiate on App Store fees; Apple says no.
RIM has released the final update to the development tools for its new operating system.
The agency wants the mobile development industry to "do a better job."
The new release offers better performance and support for Java 8.
These are the events where you are most likely to meet other developers.
China is becoming increasingly important to the company's plans.
The Android app store now offers private app store hosting for enterprises.
More than half use open source operating systems like Linux.
When Apple launches new products, it's always good news for mobile developers.
Bloggers argue that piracy can eventually lead to better sales.
Developers who have already submitted apps for the new OS get dibs.
The change could help limit spam and unhelpful reviews on Google Play.
The IDE adds support for Kanban, Scrum, and agile application development.
Mobile devs must figure out a way to keep their users if they want to attract investment and remain viable.
You might not have heard of Pythonista or ScriptKit, but they're worth a look.
Jolla plans to release the mobile OS officially next year.
The service also brokers deals between developers who want to sell their apps and companies that want to buy them.
The four-hour sessions will take place in 30 different cities around the world.
Some say Project Orca was part of the reason for Romney's loss in the Presidential election.
It can be impossible to find a new iOS app unless you have a direct link.
Google's mobile operating system now commands 72 percent of the market.
The company continues to wrestle with platform fragmentation.
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An app that freezes or crashes won't last long.
Robert Half Technology says mobile developers will see a 9 percent average salary increase next year.
The CEO hints that in the future GitHub will offer products that aren't just for developers.
His Summly news app soared to number nine on Apple's list of most popular app.
A new crowdfunding site wants to be the Kickstarter for the software development industry.
The competition is open to teenagers age 13-17.
Microsoft continues working hard to entice developers to its mobile platform.
The Microsoft CEO reminds developers about the huge size of the Windows market.
Version 3.0 of the open source project also adds a number of other improvements.
The social network has made changes to its guidelines for third-party developers.
Chris Bennett talks about building the Developer.com Windows 8 App--including sharing the code!
The freemium model now completely dominates the mobile development industry.
Microsoft execs won't say how many third-party apps are available for the new OS.
An event in Ireland showcases strategies for creating successful apps.
At least two mobile development firms have used the workaround.
Job listings for developers are up 7 percent since last year.
The app store is included in the "Aurora" build of the Firefox browser.
The social network has a new Android SDK and a developer center.
The global event will take place in 60 different cities.
The social network wants to sell space in mobile users' newsfeeds to mobile developers.
The new programming language is moving out of the technology preview stage.
Some end users are running out of space on their iPhones and iPads.
Don't waste your money on expensive training classes—just use a little common sense.
The tool offers more insight into app performance.
The tool can dramatically improve page load times and bandwidth usage.
The mobile development industry continues to struggle with the fragmentation issue.
Android devs can now let users try before they buy.
C remains number one on the Tiobe chart.
A trial with Apple is scheduled to begin in early 2013.
Google-owned Motorola recently purchased an AR vendor.
The new SDK also adds other features for developers.
iOS users like to leave positive reviews, but their written comments don't always match their star ratings.
It appears the company really does intend to support the webOS platform.
The new programming language is similar to Google's Dart.
Handsets running the new mobile operating system are coming later this fall.
Adapting apps for the larger screen is proving difficult for some mobile development firms.
Despite challenges from new OSes, Strategy Analytics believes Android will continue to dominate mobile.
The number of apps available has doubled since the store officially began accepting admissions.
The Android app store currently has 675,000 apps available.
Developers believe Facebook is vulnerable in the mobile market.
The company begs devs to be patient for just a little while longer.
The tools offer a dual focus on strong coding and strong design.
More than 2500 app developers coded for 18 hours.
The timing of the job postings suggests that Apple knew it needed help with its maps even before iOS 6 launched.
If you're serious about mobile development, experts say these tools are "must-trys."
Apple's new mobile operating system has some hits and misses.
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How you answer these questions could have major implications for your long-term earning potential.
No word on when the social network will hold its next development conference.
The online programming school is giving away subscriptions to college students.
UDID changes and Facebook integration should appeal to the mobile development industry.
The company says HTML5 could make mobile development more profitable.
The latest iPhone has a bigger screen and LTE connectivity.
The research firm predicts that 30 percent of apps will offer in-app purchases by 2016.
Atlassian launches Confluence 4.3 with features designed to improve time management.
Unless you've already published a Windows Phone app, you'll have to until Windows Phone 8 launches to access the SDK.
The app store features a clean, simple design.
The new app discovery service has raised $500,000.
The mobile development platform has two flavors: desktop and OpenEmbedded.
The struggling smartphone maker is confident that the mobile development industry will embrace BlackBerry 10.
High rates of fraud and accidental click-through could explain why the mobile development industry continues to struggle to attract advertisers.
The company hopes to highlight apps that will particularly useful for enterprises.
The changes should make it easier for developers to make money off Google Maps.
The company may launch a new tablet next week.
The acquisition should help bolster AppFog's Node.js capabilities.
Easy-to-learn programming languages like Lua, Alice and Scratch help interest students in coding.
VZBV says the new Facebook feature violates German law.
A European academic argues that developers are liable for damages caused by buggy code.
The programming school aims to help close the gender gap in development jobs.
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For the first time ever, the FBI has seized three domains because of alleged mobile app copyright infringement.
MSDN and TechNet subscribers can now download the new OS, as well as Visual Studio 2012 and .NET 4.5.
Developers are unhappy about the new rules.
The new release makes Java available for devices with ARM processors.
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The constant changes to the platform can result in major problems for developers.
Developers with these skills can expect higher-than-average pay.
The open source tool can help Web app developers find bugs and improve performance.
Microsoft is taking names for the waiting list.
The program now supports four times as many countries and allows payment via PayPal.
IT pros say their next tablet will run Android, not iOS.
Despite overwhelming demand, Leap Motion is still taking requests from developers who want to try out its motion control technology.
The Business Insider says these are the best of the little guys.
The company no longer wants developers to create "Metro" apps; instead, they should create "Windows 8 Style" apps.
The update introduces new enterprise application development tools for Oracle ADF.
The language speeds up common image processing tasks.
Microsoft will give devs access to its new programming tools the same day it makes Windows 8 available.
Developers can begin downloading the OS August 15.
Apps that aren't on top 100 charts are accounting for a higher percentage of revenue.
It will now be easier for developers to use both cloud computing services together.
The new Android developer policy also includes provisions regarding email, billing and in-app ads.
The startup hopes to offer more server-side language lessons in the future.
Eran Hammer calls the specification "a bad protocol."
Most iOS apps don't get any downloads and are nearly impossible to find.
Strategy Analytics says the mobile platform may have reached its peak.
An analyst firm believes Android developer interest could eventually surpass iOS interest.
The Java IDE supports the latest versions of C++, PHP, Maven and Groovy.
The company is demanding more evidence in its trademark battle with Amazon.
Free apps now make three times as much as they did in 2010.
"Free" is pretty common, but it's not the most popular.
The cloud computing service offers a simplified pricing scheme and IaaS portability.
More expensive in-app purchases are more popular than cheaper ones.
Registration begins in two weeks.
Using Amazon's cloud computing services made the development and deployment process up to twice as fast.
Researchers call on Oracle to step up Java security.
Developers have earned $5.5 billion from the store.
The company's tools allow you to build mobile apps in C#.
The country is producing tens of thousands of computer science graduates, but not enough to fill the available jobs.
Developers are "cautiously optimistic" about Windows 8.
Some say the incident is another example of "brogrammer" culture.
The new app store will support trial periods, in-app billing and third-party payment systems.
The company promises to fix the problem permanently in iOS 6.
Appsfire says Instagram and WhatsApp Messenger are the best iOS apps.
The company will ship a Ubuntu-based XPS 13 designed for developers this fall.
HTML5 and interface design jobs are also climbing.
Microsoft hopes Apps for Office will "reinvigorate Office as a platform."
A RIM exec says BlackBerry continues to add more developers and more apps.
Interest in developing for BlackBerry is at an all-time low.
Facebook has launched a developer center and updated its iOS SDK.
Google has posted online videos from its developer event.
The move could mean the Brightly project is at an end.
An insider offers advice for getting attention from Apple.
The trend shows the growing importance of mobile development.
These tools can help you break away from Flash and Silverlight.
The company hopes to deter software pirates by tightening up its developer programs.
Flash is all but dead on mobile platforms.
Most developers say they are satisfied with their jobs and their pay.
Google unveiled the next version of Android, updates to Google Play, a new tablet and Nexus Q for TV.
Windows Phone 7.8 will offer some Windows Phone 8 features.
Insurance software vendor Guidewire tops this list.
A survey reveals that the median age of coders in North American has fallen significantly in the last few years.
The company is also offering developers the chance to interact with Google engineers live.
The new mobile OS will be a lot like the Windows 8 desktop OS.
Part of the Webmaker project, Thimble offers intuitive, visual editing of Web pages.
Survey finds that developers believe they will make more with Apple's platform than with Android.
Participants must use Canonical's Quickly development tool to create apps for Ubuntu.
The poll of open source developers finds little interest in cloud development.
Microsoft says developers should find it easy to port Windows 8 Metro apps to Windows RT.
Developers can now download a beta version of Apple's next mobile operating system.
Microsoft is adding new features to its rapid application development tool.
Users will see different apps depending on which apps their friends use.
Concerns about fragmentation and low money-making potential keep many developers away from Android.
The non-profit is also launching a for-profit company that will teach development skills.
The company also offers best practices for app developers using push notifications.
About a third of iOS apps are also available for Android.
JQuery, YUI, Mashi, MooTools and more.
Coders won't be able to use the free version of Microsoft's flagship development tool to create traditional desktop apps for Windows 8.
Leaked screenshots show Internet Explorer 10 running Flash animations.
New Webmaker project offers tools to make development easier.
Smartphones and tablets will run HTML5 apps, but those apps run s-l-o-w-l-y.
Techies consider whether it's better to know how to code for yourself or to hire people to do that for you.
ColdFusion 10 also offers Tomcat integration and enhanced caching.
OpenSignalMaps demonstrates how Android fragmentation impacts developers.
High pay and high demand help propel software development to the top of CareerCast.com's list.
Nsight Eclipse Edition is the first IDE for developing GPU-accelerated apps on Linux and OS X.
Not much changed in the top ten on Tiobe's list.
D, Go, Rust and Vala offer a more modern take on true compiled languages.
Project Sputnik runs Ubuntu and includes developer-friendly utilities.
Is the coding world being taken over by party boys?
Most developers surveyed say their app work can't support a standalone business.
A new survey shows fewer developers are building native apps as Web frameworks grow in popularity.
Fragmentation and poor documentation are part of the problem for Android.
Developers are spending about the same amount of money to acquire new users.
Programmers say it's tough to find work after age 35.
Throwing more programmers at a problem doesn't get the job done faster.
However, the number of high-risk vulnerabilities climbed.
The new programming language is designed for number crunching in cloud computing environments.
Protecting your app can be trickier when in-app purchases are involved.
Despite a more proactive approach to identifying and removing malware, Google's app store continues to host bad apps.
Google says no; Oracle says yes.
Java book sales have climbed 13 percent this year.
After approximately 10 years as number one, Java falls to second place.
Why hiring managers should not hold a job-hopping work history against a software development candidate.
More young people are demonstrating interest in software development and related careers.
The move should help combat app piracy.
The company has paid over $100,000 to have apps created for the Windows Phone platform.
Security concerns have some browsers blocking Java.
The company hopes to convince more language developers to support WinRT.
The company will charge a 30 percent commission on in-app sales.
The company says, "We want the Web to win."
The BLS forecasts 22 percent growth for all computer-related occupations.
Google has released version 1 of its new programming language.
Developers who make more than $50K will owe the company a 9 percent fee.
Developers snatched up all of the conference tickets in just 30 minutes.
BlackBerry World attendees will get alpha hardware.
Developers had been demanding support for the popular version control system.