SDK

  • Android 6.0 is M for Marshmallow, SDK available to developers

    Overnight Google announced the next version of Android, M, will stand for Marshmallow. There’s no fancy corporate associate on this one, like we had with KitKat, but with the food product now know, our attention turns to what will be included in the next release. Version 6.0 of Android...
  • Exclusive: Ford to increase SDK release cadence

    Ford’s in-car platform SYNC is open to developers (strangely only Android and iOS) to write applications that integrate with the car. It wasn’t too long ago that developers needed a TDK (Technology Development Kit) a hardware box that emulated the vehicle systems. Earlier this year Ford created an AppLink...
  • Windows Phone 8 SDK now available

    This morning Microsoft finally that the Windows Phone 8 SDK is now available for developers. During the Build conference keynote, Microsoft pitched developers to start building apps for Windows Phone now. One of the biggest criticisms has been the lack of apps, but Microsoft is really trying to leverage...
  • New Kinect hardware confirmed for Kinect for Windows

    Microsoft announced today that new “fully supported” Kinect hardware will be released for the Kinect for Windows commercial program – announced earlier this month – that will roll out early in the new year. The new hardware is based on the current Xbox 360 model and features a number...
  • Commercial Kinect SDK may come with Marketplace

    On June 16th this year, Microsoft made the Kinect for Windows SDK available for enthusiasts. This was an official release providing access to all the Kinect hardware, unlike the hacks that came before it. Since then, Kinect is being used in new and exciting ways, yep, your a creative...
  • Apple seeds iPhone SDK 3.1 beta and iPhone OS 3.1 beta to developers

    Those of you running iPhone OS 3.0 are probably well aware there are some bugs that need fixing. Well those fixes shouldn’t be far away, Apple have just posted the iPhone SDK 3.1 beta on the developer portal. Along with the update to the SDK is the accompanying iPhone...