What really would compel someone to actually develop a complete IoT-based home automation system? Could it be the need to improve the safety of your home, could it be the desire to live a Jetson-like life that millennials always dreamt of.

It is difficult to say, often, it is even more difficult to visualize the technology that is required to build a home automation platform.

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Android app developers top api

While much is known about ranking websites on Google search, there’s very little information about ranking apps on Play store. What we find on the internet are these bits and pieces of information that advice you to get more app reviews, optimize images, localize, etc and talk little about keywords in app’s title and description.

There are some companies that have generously donated what they know to the internet, but as an app developer how do you know if that information is correct? If you look at the ASO (App Store Optimization) of Facebook, it won’t be the same for a little-known developer making apps for a niche. Some apps often bring their customers directly from either a huge following or already existing web applications. Thus, they have entirely different sort of approach towards ASO and are often more assertive rather than focused on getting found organically. Read More

Android app security

People embrace the open nature of Android, and that is something that empowers innovators to build groundbreaking products. But only a few know the dark side of this openness, Vulnerability. Our apps are always vulnerable to attack as Android does not render its code into machine code, leaving it prone to extraction. The vulnerable code can then be used for a variety of reasons, which should be daunting for any serious mobile app business.

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material design

New Physics and animations

Until now, designers only had to deal with little or no animations with Holo and Kitkat, but with the new Material design language the task becomes very difficult and simultaneously promising. And the reason is very simple, with the new physics and animations designers can think of more possible ways to provide better user experiences to their applications. But the same will also make it difficult for others. Read More

Cortana, Microsoft’s answer to ‘virtual assistant’ services like Apple’s Siri and Google Now is already making a huge impact on early adopters of the potentially revolutionary new service.

Cortana is jam packed with exciting new prospects for both developers and end users—here are the top ten reasons why the new service will change the way you look at your devices forever.
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