Apple currently dominates the smartwatch market segment, but a rumored Google-developed Android Wear smartwatch could change the game.
The company this month announced the Facebook SDK for Swift beta, which enables developers to integrate their iOS mobile apps with services on the social network.
A new economics study conducted by the University of Chicago indicated volume discounts usually fail to persuade mobile gamers to make purchases.
Rumors persist that a new version of the Apple smartwatch, the Apple Watch 2, could be released in September.
It's official, the next Google mobile operating system will be "Android Nougat," and the developer preview is already available.
Count Nintendo among the companies on the lookout for mobile developers with smart device experience.
A new Evans Data Corp. survey of software developers indicated there has been a 14 percent year-over-year increase in development for mobile devices, which has led to smartphones being the most commonly connected IoT platform.
The program, which is offered by online courses provider Udacity, requires no programming experience, making it a valuable option for beginners who are interested in learning the basics of Android app development.
If Google creates its own Android phone, it could avoid fragmentation and become more appealing for developers to consider creating Android apps.
The acquisition could allow Microsoft to progress with its "Conversation as a Platform" goals and break new ground in conversational and machine intelligence. However, it also means Wand will shut down its service and PlugIn API.