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12 Aug Research: Developers are prioritising Android over iOS

Android's growth has been phenomenal, and the OS now powers approximately 84 percent of global smartphones. With such a huge market share it's just one reason behind a monumental shift towards developers prioritising Android over iOS. In the latest 'State of the Developer Nation' report, Vision Mobile highlights a significant prioritisation of Android development over iOS across most of...

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03 Jul Stack Overflow launches new mobile app and developer tool

Stack Overflow has launched its official mobile application for Android and iOS platforms. The Android version of the app although fully-functional is currently in beta, with changes to user interface underway. The Stack Overflow app enables developers to view, ask, answer, comment, draft questions, flag and vote...

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02 Jul Apple launches a curriculum for schools teaching Swift

Apple has launched a curriculum for schools teaching app development using the company’s beloved Swift programming language. Now available on the iBooks store, the ‘App Development with Swift’ curriculum is a full-year course designed by Apple’s engineers and educators which aims to help students get started...

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02 Jul What developers need to know following Apple’s WWDC 17 keynote

Apple’s keynote at its annual WWDC event often leans towards consumer announcements, but that doesn’t mean there’s nothing for developers. This year, the computing giant announced “the biggest software release ever” for iPad while also squeezing in a few iPhone features, improvements to macOS, a new...

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01 Jul Apple now allows any developer to build HomeKit devices

Apple wants to open HomeKit to even more devices by allowing any developer to build products which use the platform. Many large smart home products support HomeKit for easy control of devices, but you previously had to go through Apple’s licensing program just to start tinkering...

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