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Microsoft is making it easire for not just Windows 8, but also iPad and iPhone users to develop apps that make use of its Azure cloud on the back end.
If you're developing Metro apps for Windows 8, how do you test touch features? One option is to use a new app called Win8 Metro Testbed, which allows an iPad to access a Windows 8 machine over a network. The remote connection is surprisingly responsive.
In an apparent attempt to attract iPad developers, Microsoft has posted a case study comparing iPad app development to Windows 8 Metro-style tablet development.
Apple may have ultimately earned the upper hand over the music industry with the iTunes store, but its similar bare-knuckled negotiating tactics don't seem to be working as well with the TV industry, according to a recent report in the NY Post.At issue is a streaming TV service that Apple is supposedly trying to develop, presumably to work with a rumored Apple television set (though it could also be a possibility for its Apple TV boxes and even the iPad).
The developers of Tapose, the Microsoft-like Courier app for the iPad, are considering doing versions for other tablets, including Windows 8.
While the Music app on smaller iOS devices may be acceptable, users of the new player software on the iPad say it's more than several big steps backward, especially when listening to large files such as audiobooks.
Facebook's iPad app has been reportedly feature-complete for five months now, but the company has been continuously delaying it. The lead developer has quit to go work for Google.
How is one Microsoft team approaching the task of architecting an HTML5/CSS app? One key and telling step: "removing all the Windows dependencies."
Developers can now use the Adobe Flash Builder platform to develop applications for iOS devices, such as the iPad and iPhone, as well as the BlackBerry PlayBook tablet.Support for the devices — which was announced in April — in Flash Builder 4.
The iPad 2 is certainly more than an incremental update, but will it be enough to keep the tablet pendulum swinging in Apple's direction, at least when it comes to game development?
Attention iOS developers! Don't do this, this, this, or this...
The iPad is a breeding ground for the next generation developer; the Generation Y. Two Stanford graduate students proved this by ranking #1 in the iPad App Store in less than a week.
Adobe and Apple relations are at an all time low. Flash will no longer be used to develop for iPad, iPhone or iPod touch devices in a row over platforms
Should Apple's rivals give in to the pressure from the new iPad and develop alternatives? Or is it time to hang back and reevaluate the product pipeline?
The Electronic Frontier Foundation has published the terms all iPhone OS app developers must agree to, calling some terms 'troubling'
Can the touchscreen tablet match the success of the iPod and iPhone?
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