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Nokia Plays Up Asha's Smartphone Cred With New Premium Developer Program

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Nokia’s Asha line of less-expensive smartphones (or high-end feature phones), not developed on Microsoft’s Windows Phone but Nokia’s own proprietary OS, is getting a new boost of attention today. The company is unveiling a new (and free) premium developer program for Asha developers. Modelled on a premium program started for...
Nokia Plays Up Asha's Smartphone Cred With New Premium Developer Program

Fountain is a new markup language for writing screenplays

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Fountain is a simple markup syntax for writing, editing and sharing screenplays in plain, human-readable text. The language is flexible enough to work on any computer or tablet, and can be written in any software that edits text files. But why in the word would a screenplay writer ever need a markup language?...
Fountain is a new markup language for writing screenplays

Mozilla Starts Doling Out Phones To Developers With Brilliant HTML5 App Ideas

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Just a week after rolling out the latest version of its Firefox OS simulator, Mozilla has announced that it’s offering a nifty new proposition to would-be FFOS developers. If you’ve got an idea for a killer HTML5 application and the technical chops (or at least the drive) to make it...
Mozilla Starts Doling Out Phones To Developers With Brilliant HTML5 App Ideas

Motorola announces new RAZR with an unlockable bootloader

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Motorola promised that a bootloader unlocking solution would be made available for its recent phones in late 2011 but as the year came to a close, the company’s self-imposed deadline came and went with no release. To make matters worse, the manufacturer launched the RAZR with an unlocked bootloader...
Motorola announces new RAZR with an unlockable bootloader

Amazon offers free SDK plugin for Eclipse to help build Kindle Fire and Android smartphone apps

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Amazon on Monday announced a new tool for Android app developers looking to integrate Amazon APIs into their projects: the Amazon Mobile App SDK Eclipse Plugin. The company says the tool, which is currently in beta, is free to use for developers distributing their apps on Amazon, much like most...
Amazon offers free SDK plugin for Eclipse to help build Kindle Fire and Android smartphone apps
Are Macs getting a Retina Display? Apple’s Messages Beta app supports high-res images

Pixate Raises $3.8M Series A From Accel Partners To Bring CSS Styling To Android And Mac App Development

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Pixate has closed a $3.8 million Series A round from venture capital firm Accel Partners. The Palo Alto-based plans to expand its engineering and support teams in order to build Android and Mac versions of its platform, which allows developers to style apps using CSS. It will also increase the...
Pixate Raises $3.8M Series A From Accel Partners To Bring CSS Styling To Android And Mac App Development

LinkedIn to Developers: We'll Give You the Clarity the Other Platforms Won't

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In light of frustration with platform policy changes on other social media services like Twitter, LinkedIn today pushed out updated terms of service, a revamped developer resources Web site and a more explicit approved-developer program. “The intent is clarifying rules of the road,” said LinkedIn spokeswoman Julie Inouye. LinkedIn’s new...
LinkedIn to Developers: We'll Give You the Clarity the Other Platforms Won't
Apple's Biggest Show Of The Year Is Broken, Say Apple's Biggest Fans

Antisec Leaks 1,000,001 UDIDs From A Trove Of 12 Million Allegedly Stolen From An FBI Laptop

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Hacker group Antisec has released 1,000,001 pieces of data related to Apple’s UDID identification scheme. This data, if cross-referenced with Apple’s developer resources, could potentially identify a unique user’s geographic location and other specific information. In fact, the database does contain device names (for example, one UDID points to a...
Antisec Leaks 1,000,001 UDIDs From A Trove Of 12 Million Allegedly Stolen From An FBI Laptop

Mozilla begins adapting Firefox for Windows 8 Metro environment

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Mozilla has started developing an official port of its Firefox Web browser for the Windows 8 Metro environment. They intend to deliver a fully functional version of the browser that will integrate with the Metro experience and offer a touch-friendly user interface. The original plan for a Firefox Metro...
Mozilla begins adapting Firefox for Windows 8 Metro environment
iPhone down, Galaxy next? Sharp starts making 5″ HD smartphone screens

WordPress.com gets new REST API, opens access to posts, comments and more

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WordPress.com has just announced a brand new REST API which gives developers access to tons of new content, including posts and comments, as well as the ability to Follow, Like, or Reblog content for users. As part of the announcement, WordPress.com is touting the Windows 8 WordPress.com app as an excellent example of an application that uses the new...
WordPress.com gets new REST API, opens access to posts, comments and more
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