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The not-for-profit foundation was started last year by Advanced Micro Devices, Qualcomm, ARM Holdings, and other companies.
Integrated support for developing 2D games comes to version 4.3 of Unity's toolset after more than a year of work on an integrated 2D physics engine.
Google has made its app translation service available to all Android developers to enable them to offer their apps in different languages.
Google releases Google Cloud Endpoints -- a new collection of hosted tools and libraries for ramping up and running supporting infrastructure for Android and iOS mobile apps -- that uses the tools in Google App Engine.
Red Hat's moves are part of an effort to gain a stronger foothold in one of the enterprise software industry's hottest segments.
Mobile developers will be able to track usage of their Android and iOS applications, as well as experiment with interface improvements, with two free services from Amazon.
Security firm Rapid7 recently found and reported vulnerabilities in seven popular open-source software applications that together have been downloaded millions of times.
The Hadoop programming framework may be synonymous with the "big data" movement but it's not the only tool companies need to derive insights from massive stores of unstructured information, according to Facebook analytics chief Ken Rudin.
The cloud software vendor's “hackathon,” will present $1 million to the developer or team who creates the top prize-winning mobile app with Salesforce.com technology.
EasyRes is a nifty menu-bar utility for switching screen resolutions. Unlike other similar utilities, EasyRes shows you how a resolution change will affect your screen...before you actually make the change.
The HSA Foundation releases a new queuing spec that blurs the line on task execution across processing units.
Attackers are using real browsers on infected computers to attack Web applications and bypass DDoS protection.
At a conference in New York this week, Google engineers presented some of their favorite tips and research for expediting delivery of web pages and applications.
On deck: Faster games and easier cross-platform portability—if developers use it.