May 18, 2015 - Independent developer, Wan Ahmad Lutfi today announces QuartzCode 1.3, an important update to his powerful code generation tool for OS X. QuartzCode is a lightweight and powerful animation tool that turns vector drawing and animation into Objective C and Swift code, bridging the gap between developer, designer and animator. Version 1.3 introduced multiple animations, shared color, new code generation options and new timeline panel and toolbar icon design.
May 13, 2015 - Spokane based PhatWare Corporation today announces their WritePad handwriting recognition Software Development Kit (SDK) version 5.1 for Apple iOS. WritePad SDK 5.1 enables third-party app developers and OEMs to leverage state-of-the-art handwriting recognition software for Apple's iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch devices. The updates SDK now includes new sample code demonstrating integration with apps developed in Swift language.
May 11, 2015 - Next Generation of Game Publishing Looks to Mitigate Risk on Mobile: PublishingPlus is now open for all free-to-play game developers to apply, regardless of team size or location. Drawing from FunPlus' expertise as a global leader in the F2P mobile industry, and strong local presence in major marketplaces worldwide, PublishingPlus provides independent development partners with a wide range of financial and operational support in addition to expert guidance throughout each game's lifecycle.
May 01, 2015 - RemObjects Software today announces Silver, the free compiler that brings Apple's Swift programming language to .NET, Java and Android developers. Part of their Elements compiler toolchain, Silver builds on ten years of solid compiler infrastructure to let developers use Swift to create apps for Android, .NET and Java. Swift code will compile directly to IL code that runs on Microsoft's Common Language Runtime, or to Java Byte code that runs on the JVM or on Android.
Apr 30, 2015 - RemObjects Software today announces Elements 8.1, the next version of its cross-platform Elements compiler and development environment. Elements allows developers to write applications for today's platforms with the same programming language and the same development environment. With Elements, developers can choose between, or combine, three separate programming languages, including RemObjects's own Oxygene language, C# and new in version 8.1, Apple's Swift language.
Apr 15, 2015 - Email YoYo has become the first real-time email validation service integrated with an app on the Apple App Store and Google Play. Email YoYo has launched mobile email validation as a new service for app developers to integrate through a real-time API on their apps. The service reduces bad email addresses from entering the app databases, and forces new subscribers to use their real email address instead of a fake one or typo email submitted by mistake.
Apr 14, 2015 - PixelCut today releases PaintCode 2.3 for OS X, a significant update with over 15 new features. PaintCode 2.3 adds support for exporting SVG documents, introduces a completely rebuilt image export module, improves compatibility with other drawing apps and adds support for importing PDF, AI and EPS documents. For power users, PaintCode 2.3 boasts a brand new multi-threaded renderer that significantly improves performance in many scenarios. PaintCode 2.3 is available immediately as a free update.
Mar 11, 2015 - Spokane based PhatWare Corporation today announces its WritePad Software Development Kit (SDK), a new version of the multiplatform, multilingual handwriting recognition. WritePad SDK 5.0 enables third-party app developers to leverage state-of-the-art handwriting recognition software for Apple's iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch devices. WritePad SDK now supports 12 languages in a single library, features improved recognition quality, and support for iOS 8.
Mar 04, 2015 - App Camp For Girls is launching two new locations in Summer 2015. Camp sessions will take place in Vancouver, BC, and Martinsville, NJ, along with established locations Portland, OR, and Seattle, WA. Campers receive a broad introduction to the process of iOS app development, from brainstorming and designing ideas to building and pitching their apps. The girls use Mac computers and Xcode to build their apps and run them on iPod touch devices. Deadline to apply is March 17, 2015.