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Life after playlists: ShareMyPlaylists launches a bespoke Spotify app development studio

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ShareMyPlaylists has carved a niche for itself in the online music space, becoming known as the preeminent go-to for those wishing to share their Spotify playlists. Just to recap, way back in early 2009 we first reported on how ShareMyPlaylists.com was a pretty useful tool for music-lovers. Then, two weeks...
Life after playlists: ShareMyPlaylists launches a bespoke Spotify app development studio
BlackBerry 10 reportedly won't get an Instagram app

Tumblr reinvents its Android app, bringing back the fun

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July 9-10, 2013 San Francisco, CA Early Bird Tickets on Sale So much in mobile app development is so serious these days. Interfaces are often beautiful, but seldom fun, as the relentless drive to small-screen efficiency and usability crowds out creativity. That’s not the problem with Tumblr’s new Android...
Tumblr reinvents its Android app, bringing back the fun

New Speakers and Sessions Added to Inside Social Apps San Francisco

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We’re gearing up for the biggest social app event of the year: Inside Social Apps Conference & Expo, happening June 6-7 in San Francisco. Expert developers, marketers, analysts, consultants, and venture capitalists will lead sessions on key social app development, advertising, and investment opportunities. You’ll also have plenty of opportunities to...
New Speakers and Sessions Added to Inside Social Apps San Francisco
Samsung sets up $4 million contest to stimulate app development for Galaxy Tab and Note

Good Times app a winner for AT&T hackathon developer

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With app development, serendipity matters. Ruggero Scorcioni knows that better than almost anybody....
Good Times app a winner for AT&T hackathon developer
Platform-as-a-service CEOs bet their futures on mainstream PaaS adoption

Windows 8 App Development: A Burden or a Breeze?

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Redmond, we have a problem. With PC sales stalling and tablet sales booming, Microsoft decided to shed the shackles of its desktop-focused past in favor of a touch-friendly, mobile-first future. It's goodbye Start button, hello Start screen. Icons are out, tiles are in. The new look-and-feel in Windows 8...
Windows 8 App Development: A Burden or a Breeze?

New Workout App For Pebble Shows Why Your Wrist Might The New Hot Spot For Mobile Devs

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A new app created by Toronto-based developer and entrepreneur Alex Kennberg uses the Pebble to take users through a standard 7-minute workout (made popular through media coverage at outlets including the New York Times Magazine), and does so using only the tech on your wrist. It’s a great example of...
New Workout App For Pebble Shows Why Your Wrist Might The New Hot Spot For Mobile Devs

10 Things You Need To Know This Morning (GOOG, SSNLF, AAPL, DIS, EBAY)

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Good morning! Here's the news. After, come back to SAI all day for live news and analysis. You will, right? 1 in 4 kids aged 12 to 17 say they mostly use the Internet on their cellphones. PayPal bought a mobile app development firm called Duff Research. America's electrical...
10 Things You Need To Know This Morning (GOOG, SSNLF, AAPL, DIS, EBAY)

Ford looks to go the Android route with its Sync AppLink system, offers it to other automakers

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Ford used CES to announce its new AppLink developer program to foster more in-car app development, but it looks like it has even grander plans than that. The company tells Wired that it's willing to give the system that Sync AppLink is based on to any other automaker that...
Ford looks to go the Android route with its Sync AppLink system, offers it to other automakers

Unified Inbox acquires iOS app HelloInbox to revamp its chat and collaboration platform on mobile

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Unified Inbox, a cloud-based social conversation and collaboration platform, has entered a definitive agreement to acquire HelloInbox, an iOS app that can be used to send and receive messages both from email accounts and social networks. Unified Inbox has bought the company for an undisclosed sum, and says it will...
Unified Inbox acquires iOS app HelloInbox to revamp its chat and collaboration platform on mobile
Announcing The TC Disrupt NY Hackathon API Workshop Schedule, Prizes & More
Time For Apple To Buy Developer Love With A 0% Cut?

Etsy Acquires Mixel for Mobile Team

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Craft marketplace Etsy has acquired mobile photo app maker Mixel as part of its efforts to beef up native mobile app development. Mixel launched in November 2011 as a hyped collage creation app for the iPad, and later pivoted to be more of a simple photo manipulation tool for the...
Etsy Acquires Mixel for Mobile Team
Leaked Apple device IDs likely stolen from digital publishing company, not FBI

Google eases Android app development with a new IDE

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Google has introduced an IDE (integrated developer environment) aimed at easing development of Android apps....
Google eases Android app development with a new IDE

Aviary launches its Windows Phone 7 SDK with 15 minute integration

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With photo editing at its core, Aviary is a New York City based startup that wants to power every mobile photo application on the planet. Now, with iOS and Android under its belt, Aviary is now announcing the release of its Windows Phone 7 SDK, with launch parters Rowi, Rekap, Postcard on the Run (available soon) and 4th &...
Aviary launches its Windows Phone 7 SDK with 15 minute integration
Icenium taps the cloud for cross-platform hybrid app development

Open source plug-in speeds mobile app development

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Soasta, Cloudbees partner to connect mobile app dev to Jenkins continuous integration server, making it easier for developers to test and deploy apps to the cloud...
Open source plug-in speeds mobile app development
Xamarin debuts iOS and Android app development inside Visual Studio for C# programmers

In Chile’s slums, a lesson in how to make apps for social good

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How many of the hundreds of thousands of mobile phone applications seek to do truly great things, such as lift people out of poverty or improve health care for the poor? The App Economy, to date, has largely touched the lives of those living in the developed world. This is...
In Chile’s slums, a lesson in how to make apps for social good

Eclipse Readies Browser-based IDE

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Orion project adds JavaScript and HTML capabilities for Web app development....
Eclipse Readies Browser-based IDE

Briefly: Sony SmartWatch extensions, Moto Cliq 2 OS Update

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Two extensions for the Sony SmartWatch have been released as open source in an attempt to foster app development for the device. The 8 Game extension, a simple game based on sliding tiles to reorganize a picture, shows potential developers how they could create their own titles that can run...
Briefly: Sony SmartWatch extensions, Moto Cliq 2 OS Update

MTV's Music Meter App Out Of Beta For Both iOS And Android

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Believe it or not, MTV actually does still care about music: its Music Meter mobile application has shed the beta tag with its 2.0 release, allowing users to see which artists are generating the most buzz across social-media networks and streaming sites. The new version is available for download...
MTV's Music Meter App Out Of Beta For Both iOS And Android

Appcelerator introduces private cloud services to court bigger developers, enterprise clients

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Mobile app development platform Appcelerator has expanded its cloud services offerings. Developers working with Appcelerator can now opt to have their own private, dedicated, cloud service servers that can be set up either virtually or at their own premises. Appcelerator introduced cloud services to its product lineup earlier this year, giving...
Appcelerator introduces private cloud services to court bigger developers, enterprise clients

Intel banks on enterprise mobile app development again, leading $9M FeedHenry round

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The Irish mobile app development and deployment outfit FeedHenry (which was one of GigaOM’s Mobilize Launchpad finalists a couple years back) has just scored a respectable $9 million, Intel-led funding round. VMware was already an investor along with Kernel Capital and Enterprise Ireland, and all three have participated in the...
Intel banks on enterprise mobile app development again, leading $9M FeedHenry round
Facebook’s New Initiative Promises to Make Cross-Platform Mobile Payments Real

Blogging Inside Social Apps: iOS, Android and HTML5 app development

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We’re at the San Francisco Design center, blogging Inside Network’s third annual Inside Social Apps conference. Day two of the conference begins with “Cutting Edge Mobile App Product Development: iOS, Android, and HTML5,” moderated by Kim-Mai Cutler. She joined by Zynga’s SVP of mobile Travis Boatman, Bionic Panda Games’ CEO...
Blogging Inside Social Apps: iOS, Android and HTML5 app development

SAP Plans to Dominate Enterprise Mobile Apps with HTML5 and New Partnerships

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One of the largest software companies in the world just made a series of moves that could make it one of the most powerful enterprise mobile developers in the world. Hidden within SAP's Hana database platform announcement yesterday was the fact that the company signed three strategic partnerships with leading...
SAP Plans to Dominate Enterprise Mobile Apps with HTML5 and New Partnerships
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