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Amazon Moments

Amazon Moments Lets App Developers Reward Customers With Real Life Gifts

As web and mobile app developers are continuously figuring out ways to keep their users happy and continue using their apps. Amazon has recently launched a new API to help app developers do just that. “Amazon Moments” will allow developers...

Visual Studio 2019 Will be Launched On April 2

Microsoft has recently announced that the company will be launching the latest release of its developer platform, Visual Studio 2019 on April 2, 2019. Microsoft is also planning a day-long, virtual event for the launch of Visual Studio 2019, on the...
Wordpress

Newly Discovered WordPress Plugin Flaw Lets Others Take Control Of Your Website

A recently discovered vulnerability found in the plugin named “Simple Social Buttons,” lets others gain control of your entire website. The “Simple Social Buttons” plugin currently has an install base of more than 40,000 WordPress sites. And website owners are...
Gradle

Gradle 5.2 Now Available, Here’s What’s New

Just a few weeks after releasing Gradle  5.1, the team behind Gradle has released a quick update to their popular Java and Android development tool with Gradle 5.2, with added plugin enhancements for Java and C++. Gradle 5.2 has a new Java...
Apple App Store

Apple App Store Spending Reached An All-Time High In 2018

In the US, iPhone users have spent $79 on average last year on apps. According to market analyst firm Sensortower, that figure is 36% higher than in 2017. This means that consumer spending in-app purchases and premium apps has more...
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Meditation app Calm hits unicorn status with fresh $88 million funding

Calm, the meditation and wellness app that launched back in 2012, has today announced the close of an $88 million Series B financing with a valuation of $1 billion. (We have not been able to clarify whether the valuation was...
These iPhone Apps Record Your Screen While Using Them

These iOS Apps Record Your Screen While Using Them

Normally, when an app says it collects usage data for analytics and technical support purposes, it seems harmless enough that users don’t mind them at all. But a recent report from TechCrunch and The App Analyst found a number of iOS...
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Apple Will Now Ban Apps That Trick Users Into Subscriptions

Apple has recently revised its guide for App Store subscriptions and now includes explicit rules for how app developers can ask for payments. The new rules now explicitly states that the pricing has to be crystal clear, just how much...
Melbourne pips Sydney to be the best Australian city for tech firms

Melbourne Pips Sydney To Be The Best Australian City For Tech Firms, According To New Report

Melbourne has been named as one of the best cities in the world for tech firms to operate in, even though Google and Facebook set up their Australian headquarters in Sydney. Melbourne ranked 22 while Sydney did not make the...
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Kite Raises $17 Million For Its AI-Powered Developer Environment

Kite, which suggests code snippets for Python developers in real time, has raised $17 million in a series A round led by Trinity Ventures. The latest version of the free developer tool no longer relies on the cloud, meaning it...
Progressive Web Apps

Progressive Web Apps (PWA) Using Trusted Web Activities (TWA) Now Supported On The Google Play Store

Google has recently allowed Progressive Web Apps (PWA) using the Trusted Web Activities (TWA) API in the Google Play Store. Using Trusted Web Activities allows web content to be displayed in fullscreen with system-level features and limited native code. Apps like Facebook...
best app developer australia

Clutch Recognizes Appetiser as a Leading App Development Company in Australia

Over the years, Appetiser has developed a unique ability to achieve success for our clients by providing top-notch development and design services. Our approach centers on our clients: listening to their needs and tailoring our various digital services to deliver...