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HTC gives third-party developers control of the One (M8)’s dual camera. What would you build?

by: Jonathan FeistApril 17, 2014
HTC did a great job with the camera tech on the HTC One (M8), but what else can be done? HTC wants you to answer that question, as they have released the initial SDK preview for the Dual Lens API for all third party developers.
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Write once run everywhere: Codename One kit hits 100k downloads, exits beta

by: David GonzalesJanuary 31, 2013
After months of beta, Codename One has now been downloaded over 100,000 times and has been used to create more than 1,000 native mobile apps across all of today's most popular smartphone platforms, including Android, iOS, Windows Phone, and BlackBerry.
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Ford OpenXC makes it possible for Android apps to access car sensor data

by: J. Angelo RacomaJanuary 11, 2013
Ford has released its OpenXC API, which lets application developers access data from the car, including mileage, location, speed, and the like, contributing to a better driving experience.
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Ouya developer units shipping out December 28th

by: Adam BushNovember 30, 2012
All Ouya followers will be pleased to know that the team behind the Android powered video game console has announced that software development kits will be shipped to backers by December 28th. This is great news to hear because this means that devs will finally be able to work on optimizing their games for the big screen.
 
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With S-Pen SDK 2.2.5, developers can now toy with Galaxy Note 2’s multi-window feature

by: Bams SadewoNovember 19, 2012
About a month ago, Samsung updated the Software Development Kit (SDK) for the Galaxy Note series, but it didn’t come with the tool that'd make it easier for developers to create apps that are compatible with the Note 2’s multi-window function. As a follow up, version 2.2.5 of the S Pen SDK for the Note series is now available to download from Samsung’s website.
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Facebook delivers its biggest overhaul of its Android SDK yet, introduces Android Developer Central.

by: Joe HindyOctober 19, 2012
Facebook has been working hard to improve their Android offerings over the last few months. After their application in the Google Play Store begin getting alarmingly low ratings, Zuckerberg and staff set out to fix all the issues. One such thing they've improved is their Android SDK by adding more and better content. They've also added the Android Developer Central
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Samsung Galaxy Note S Pen SDK version 2.2 now available; brings improvements to hovering, drawing and more

by: Robert NelsonOctober 9, 2012
Samsung has released an update to their S Pen SDK. This update brings the SDK up to version 2.2 and with that comes some bug fixes as well as some improvements to the hovering and drawing features as well as to other existing features.
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Qualcomm announces Android SDK for Snapdragon-powered devices

by: LucianJune 26, 2012

Qualcomm is currently the mobile chip leader in the market thanks to many factors, like the fact that they produce chips from devices that are at the low-end and made for volume, and up to the high-end for $700 devices. What really started making their chips popular was the introduction of the Nexus One with their 1 Ghz Snapdragon CPU, which was a first at the time. The Snapdragon S4 chip has also overwhelmed Qualcomm with demand until the end of the year, thanks to its high performance, battery efficiency, and integration with a LTE modem.

But there is one area where Snapdragon chips have been consistently behind the others, and that’s GPU performance. Even when [...]

 
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The update to HTC’s OpenSense SDK is now available for download

by: Gary SimsJune 14, 2012

One of the ingredients in the Android Fragmentation soup is the extra UIs that companies like Samsung and HTC add on top of the standard Android interface. These extras help differentiate one company’s phone over another. The problem is that for app developers to make use of these extras they need access to a software development kit which exposes the relevant APIs.

HTC’s SDK is called the “OpenSense SDK” and according to the phone maker, it “enables deeper integration into the HTC Sense experience.” To do this in the HTC OpenSense SDK, which is available as an Android SDK add-on through the Android SDK manager, provides access to the HTC [...]

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Andromo Lets You Create Your Own Android App for Free

by: Christine TorralbaJanuary 9, 2012

If you’ve always wanted to create your own Android app but never had the ability to go to school for it, Andromo proves you don’t have to anymore. Putting itself as ‘the App Maker for Everyone,’ Andromo is a fully web-based system that enables anyone to create pro-quality apps. Apart from being a useful tool for non-programmers, it is free to use the system.

By saying that the app is for everyone, Andromo means anyone: business owners, students, musicians, schools, entrepreneurs, artists, clubs, and many more. People can use Andromo as a way to create an app that can communicate, promote, and advertise something in just a few minutes. So if you’ve always [...]

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