4 biggest takeaways from Google's 2019 Developer Conference

4 biggest takeaways from Google's 2019 Developer Conference

 Thousands of developers and programmers gathered Tuesday morning on the grounds of the Shoreline Amphitheatre in California for Google's annual developer conference called Google I/O The event kicked off with a nearly two-hour long keynote address by Google's CEO Sundar Pichai, and executives from various departments of the company  The keynote had dozens of new announcements, including two new phones, and a bunch of improvements to the Android operating system, especially focused on priva...

Developer Update | Introducing Workshop | Overwatch

Developer Update | Introducing Workshop | Overwatch

What's up, everyone? This is Jeff from the Overwatch team. We're here with an awesome update. This one's going to be a bit of surprise for you all, because we have a brand-new feature coming to Overwatch, and one that's really exciting to us. So, the feature is called the Workshop. And the Workshop is coming to the game browser. Now, I know there's immediately a ton of questions about "What is the Workshop?" The Workshop is a scripting mode that will allow you to make custom game modes within th...

Developer hints that Apple could be planning to break up iTunes

Developer hints that Apple could be planning to break up iTunes

 iTunes has had a long and occasionally illustrious history as the media player of choice for many on Mac and PC, but the digital landscape looks a lot different today than it did when iTunes first appeared in 2001 Now there are hints it could be about to be broken up  Noted Apple developer Steve Troughton-Smith says he has evidence that standalone Music and Podcasts apps are on the way for macOS, as Apple looks to push more mobile-like apps to its desktop platform  That would mean the breakup...

Android Developer Story: Riafy uses Android App Bundles to reduce app size and grow installs

Android Developer Story: Riafy uses Android App Bundles to reduce app size and grow installs

Indian cuisine is one of the most vibrant and delicious foods in the world. With the variety of spices, each dish can be tailored to your own individual tastes, if you have the right recipe. My name is John Mathew, I’m the Co-Founder and CEO of Riafy Technologies. We developed the Cookbook app to help foodies from around the world discover delicious recipes in their own language. Cookbook Recipes is present in 157 countries around the world, and we support 23 languages, 5 of which are Indian. It...

Deep Diving Simulator - Developer Commentary | Coming to PC on May 27, 2019!

Deep Diving Simulator - Developer Commentary | Coming to PC on May 27, 2019!

Hello everyone! My name is Paweł Nitta and I am Jujubee’s PR & Marketing Manager and today, we would like to share a couple of details about our latest project. Deep Diving Simulator is a game for anyone who is fascinated by our beautiful and mysterious underwater world. In the game, you play as a diver who is helping an unconventional professor explore the hidden depths in the hope of recovering ancient artifacts and other valuable objects while discovering clues about the mythical, Lost Ci...

Apple to debut developer tools aimed at increasing apps for Macs

Apple to debut developer tools aimed at increasing apps for Macs

Apple to debut developer tools aimed at increasing apps for Macs June 3 Reuters Apple Inc is expected to give software makers new tools to make it easier to adapt their iPad and iPhone apps for its Mac laptops on Monday at its annual developer conference in San Jose, California. The thousands of developers expected to descend on San Jose this week write the apps in Apples App Store. The App Store is a key driver of the iPhone makers services segment, which brought in dollar 37.1 billion in...

Android Developer Story: Cash App uses Kotlin to help accelerate development

Android Developer Story: Cash App uses Kotlin to help accelerate development

[MUSIC PLAYING] JESSE WILSON: Cash App is the fastest and easiest way to send money. You get a personalized debit card with great rewards, and you can buy and sell bitcoin. So we launched in the Play Store in 2013. And, as of December, we had 15 million active users. In 2015, one of my co-workers wrote this document using Project Kotlin in Android, and it got us all really excited about it. Ever since Android Studio and the Android team have embraced Kotlin, things have gotten even better. Whe...

Android Developer Story: Robinhood uses Jetpack to help write clean, poetic code

Android Developer Story: Robinhood uses Jetpack to help write clean, poetic code

[MUSIC PLAYING] DAN HILL: Robinhood's an investing platform that lets users buy and sell stocks, cryptocurrencies, options, and ETFs, all commission-free. Robinhood believes that everyone should have access to the financial markets, so we built Robinhood from the ground out to be fast, simple, and easy for all investors. People love Robinhood's simple, beautiful, intuitive design, and they love that they're able to place trades on the go. JINYAO CAO: Here at Robinhood, we have a team model of t...

Develop, Deploy, and Debug Using Google Cloud Developer Tools (Next ‘19 Rewind)

Develop, Deploy, and Debug Using Google Cloud Developer Tools (Next ‘19 Rewind)

DAVID STANKE: With almost 500 sessions at Next 2019, it's understandable that you couldn't get to them all. So if you didn't catch Develop, Deploy, and Debug Using Google Cloud Developer Tools, then stay tuned, because here's the rewind. [MUSIC PLAYING] Cloud computing platforms are built on some of the most exciting, sophisticated technology in the world. But what makes the Cloud truly valuable is the amazing software that you build and run on it. Let's take a look at how Google Cloud Platfor...

Google Pixel 3a Spotted on Google Store, Pixel 3a XL Details Listed on Google Play Developer Console

Google Pixel 3a Spotted on Google Store, Pixel 3a XL Details Listed on Google Play Developer Console

 Google Pixel 3a and the Pixel 3a XL appear to be nearing their official launch The Pixel 3a was recently spotted on the official Google Store website as a new smartphone, alongside a mention of the Google Nest Hub Max Moreover, some specifications of the Google Pixel 3a and the Pixel 3a XL have been spotted on the Google Play Developer Console, alongside the interesting words “Pixel 2019 Midyear Experience” Additionally, both the smartphones have reportedly received the IMDA certification in...