Application Development

Application Development news, information, and how-to advice

imac inverse colors
Java logo browser

Google Android Upgrades - Project Treble

Google endorses Kotlin for Android development

Android Studio 3.0 IDE will include this first addition to Android’s official languages

Man looking through binoculars preview look watching

What developers can expect at Google I/O 2017

Android O is the main focus, but Google will also dig into machine learning, web payments, web applications, and the internet of things

magnifying glass on teal background with shadow

Microsoft focuses on engagement with Fluent Design System, UWP, and Windows 10 Fall Update

Developers will get more tools to build applications that use Metro-like design language and work across device types

microsoft visual studio code

Microsoft’s Visual Studio tackles serverless computing, Mac dev

Azure Functions Visual Studio beta lets developers integrate Azure Functions into development flows

0406 primary windows linux

18 things you should know about using Linux tools in Windows 10

Windows 10 can now run (many) Linux binaries. Yes, really. Here’s what you need to know to make the most of the Windows Subsystem for Linux.

mobile apps smartphone tablet users business

Why some people are willing to pay for a mobile app

A look at who will and who won’t pay for an app and what it means for mobile app developers.

homebrew beer jugs

Homebrew MacOS package manager gets easier to use

Homebrew 1.2.0 deprecates a number of repositories to improve ease of use and software quality

product 13742 product shots1 image

Save Over $200 On Lifetime Access to Premium, Responsive WordPress Themes - Deal Alert

Whether you're building a website for your own company or jumpstarting a freelance WordPress business, you'll need quality themes to produce professional work without coding.

java code programming language developer development

Kotlin improves code compilation, now requires JDK 8

Jetbrains' statically typed JVM language also offers several bug fixes and other small changes

Facebook Relay JavaScript framework simplifies API

The framework for building data-driven apps incorporates Facebook's query language for APIs

Android apps (2)

Facebook open-sources framework for smoother Android apps

The Litho framework improves scrolling and memory usage in native apps


The Week in Apple News and Rumors: Apple Podcasts, using the Apple Watch to fight diabetes, working at an iPhone factory, and more

Apple headlines for the week ending April 14, 2017

sale 3707 image wide

Get 75+ Hours of In-Depth Computer Science Training For 90% Off ($39) - Deal Alert

It's possible to get a high quality education in technology without paying astronomical fees or ending up with huge student loans. The Complete Computer Science Bundle offers 78 hours of premium instruction, and is currently just $39,...

sunset red sky public domain

Microsoft sets end date for Visual Studio 2008 support

Microsoft will no longer offer support for the IDE, associated runtimes, and components after April 10, 2018

cisco devnet zone cisco live

Cisco’s first big developers conference to zero in on IoT, cloud

Cisco is readying for its DevNet Create, its first big dedicated conference for developers, with a focus on IoT and cloud computing.

App dev trends going hot -- and cold

21 hot programming trends—and 21 going cold

Hot or not? From the web to the motherboard to the training ground, get the scoop on what's in and what's out in app dev


Microsoft .Net Framework gets updated for Windows 10

Microsoft .Net Framework 4.7 arrives as part of Windows 10 Creators Update


The Week in Apple News and Rumors: iOS, macOS, watchOS, and tvOS updates; and more

Apple headlines for the week ending March 31, 2017.

Load More