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Don't sleep on App-Ads txt implementation


Thursday, July 11, 2019 by

It took just 18 months for 77% of the top 5,000 global websites that sell programmatic ads to adopt the Authorized Digital Sellers method (ads.txt) – a file that lists which companies are permissioned to sell their digital inventory. So when the IAB came out with the 1.0 version of app-ads.txt in mid-March, the question became, how long will adoption take? Afte...


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Best gifts for programmers, developers, and nerds 2018


Friday, December 14, 2018 by

Why is it so hard to buy something for techie people? It’s probably because they seem to just “get” whatever they want at the moment the need arises. Programmers, developers, and designers can be some of the worst about it too, because a lot of what we need to have just to do out jobs, falls in the category of a gift to ourselves too. Yeah - I rea...


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KamaGames reports huge growth in their mobile casino games audience


Tuesday, June 6, 2017 by

In a year that has seen overall growth across the industry, as well as new entrants into the space, KamaGames has continued to grow through a combination of strategic partnerships, a strong recruitment drive, the launch of several new products and the expansion into a number of emerging markets.Daniel Kashti, Chief Marketing and Commercial Officer at KamaGames said “It’...


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mTraction TVSync looks to expand into TV marketing


Thursday, May 4, 2017 by

mTraction TVSync was launched by Affle in partnership with the newly launched full-service mobile marketing and technology agency IPG Mediabrands Ansible in Indonesia. In the next phase of expansion, IPG Mediabrands & Affle would be taking this proposition and partnership across the APAC region. mTraction is used to track real-time TV commercials and sync digital ad...


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New Survey Shows the Potential of IoT is Being Driven by Consumer Demand


Saturday, December 5, 2015 by

In the end, the future of the Internet of Things (IoT) may be driven by consumer demand. While there is no doubt that IoT solutions for the enterprise are going to be a primary IoT driver, a recent survey by myDevices offers another indicator that consumers are intrigued with the prospect of connectivity in their everyday lives.The Harris Poll conducted the “IoT for the...


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Opera TV Snap Turns Video Content into Smart TV Apps


Monday, September 14, 2015 by

Opera Software has launched a new version of Opera TV Snap, designed to provide the ability to offer expanded OTT capabilities on Smart TVs, including a ready-to-deploy Hybrid Broadcast Broadband TV (HbbTV) solution to offer interactivity on linear TV.Opera TV Snap turns video content into Smart TV apps. It lowers their barrier to entry into the OTT world by providing a...


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NXP Releases NFC Solution for Linux and Android Drivers of IoT devices


Monday, June 29, 2015 by

NXP Semiconductors has released a new plug and play Near Field Communication (NFC) solution for Linux and Android drivers of IoT devices. The new, highly integrated NXP PN7120 helps create NFC solutions and enables exploration of new applications and use cases for IoT and the Smart Home including a variety of appliances and consumer electronics such as home network gate...


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New Cloud Based Device Detection Service Available From 51Degrees


Thursday, February 19, 2015 by

51Degrees has launched a new free and premium platform that offers website owners a cloud based device detection solution. 51Degrees’ device detection and subsequent web optimization services enable websites to ascertain whether a user is accessing the site on a smartphone, feature phone, tablet, laptop, PC or Smart TV and use that information to deliver a fast loading ...


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Smart TV Alliance Offers App Developers New Version of Universal SDK


Tuesday, September 16, 2014 by

The Smart TV Alliance has released v4.0 of its universal SDK which is available through the Alliance’s Common Developer Portal providing a “build once, launch everywhere” system for Smart TV apps.The Smart TV Alliance was launched in 2012 by founding members LG Electronics, TP Vision and Toshiba. One of the main purposes of the organization is to streamline smart TV app...


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Opera Software Launches Opera TV Ads SDK for Mobile Development


Tuesday, September 9, 2014 by

Opera Software has launched the Opera TV Ads SDK allowing developers to serve video advertising on any platform.Opera’s video advertising solution was previously available exclusively to apps distributed via the Opera TV Store application platform and developed through the Opera TV Snap technology, which transforms online video channels into apps for connected-TV device...


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Unity Adds Another Big Screen Option for Game Developers with Unity 4.5 for Samsung Smart TV


Thursday, August 28, 2014 by

Unity has announced the release of the public preview of Unity 4.5 for Samsung Smart TV. Free for all Unity developers, the Unity for Samsung Smart TV public preview is available as a separate 4.5 editor installation. It will ship officially with Unity 5.0, and developers who already own Unity Pro will get all the Unity Pro features for Samsung Smart TV with no need for...


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Android TV: Has Google Missed a Trick


Saturday, August 16, 2014 by

Smart TV is facing an uncertain future. Once touted as the next generation of television, mashing together the regular broadcast line up with online video services to offer the best of both worlds, it’s ultimately failed to deliver. Everyone’s using Netflix and Hulu, but few are willing to struggle through the complicated user interface found on today’s smart TVs just t...


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Samsung Releases Smart TV SDK 1.0 Beta for the Tizen TV Platform


Monday, July 28, 2014 by

The Samsung TV SDK team has released the Tizen-based Samsung TV SDK 1.0 Beta. The SDK provides developers with the tools they need to begin developing for the Tizen TV platform. The toolset includes an Integrated Development Environment (IDE) and a Web Simulator for testing TV apps on a PC.The Tizen-based TV SDK combines the features of a TV with the power of ...


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LG Launches New webOS TV SDK Developer Site


Monday, July 14, 2014 by

LG has launched a new webOS TV Developer Site to provide a one-stop resource center for all developer requirements for webOS TV applications. Developers can learn how to plan, design, develop and publish webOS application for the LG Smart+ TV.About the New WebsiteDevelopers can download and install the webOS TV SDK and set up the development environment. The S...


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Smart TV Alliance’s New Common App Developer Portal is Now Available


Sunday, June 15, 2014 by

Developers interested in creating apps for Smart TV’s can now use a single, integrated process to publish their apps to compliant Smart TV Alliance members’ smart TVs through the Smart TV Alliance Common Developer Portal.The Smart TV Alliance was launched in 2012 by founding members LG Electronics, TP Vision and Toshiba. The organization has worked to create a “bui...


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Developers May Have Opportunity to Launch Apps with Android or Windows Device OEMs


Monday, May 19, 2014 by

SweetLabs has launched a new app install platform consisting of cloud-based services and client-side software to help manufacturers of any Android or Windows device (“OEMs”) better monetize and differentiate their products through apps.The app install platform is a product of the app solutions SweetLabs has provided to users and developers over the years. Thei...


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LG’s Connect SDK Provides Open Source Framework to Develop Apps Across Multiple TV Platforms


Monday, April 21, 2014 by

LG’s Connect SDK is an open source framework that connects mobile apps with multiple TV platforms. Because most TV platforms support a variety of protocols, Connect SDK integrates and abstracts the discovery and connectivity between all supported protocols.To discover supported platforms and protocols, Connect SDK uses SSDP to discover services such as DIAL, D...


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Roku Plans to Stick it To Chromecast With New Streaming Stick


Thursday, March 13, 2014 by

With the new Roku Streaming Stick, Google’s Chromecast dongle might have to make room in your TV’s the HDMI port. That means access to 1,200+ channels of movies, TV episodes, music, news, sports, kids’ shows and free programming streamed in up to 1080p HD video, plus a TV user interface featuring the Roku Search.It is reported that Google has sold million...


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Samsung Announces Smart TV App Developer Remote Test System


Thursday, March 13, 2014 by

Samsung’s Remote Test System is a solution that enables app developers to control devices remotely. Using the Samsung Remote Test System, developers can test an app on a real Samsung device.Major features include installation and execution of applications on a real device including support of audio and the Debug Log viewer. System requirements include a modern...


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Google Believes it Will Rule Smart Wearable App Market With New SDK


Thursday, March 13, 2014 by

Sundar Pichai with Google has dropped the news that Google will release an SDK for the wearable’s market in a couple of weeks. He discussed the SDK during a presentation at SWSX on Sunday.It’s the latest salvo in the war for app domination by the two biggest players in the market. Last week Apple launched CarPlay with Ferrari, Mercedes-Benz, Honda, Hyunda...


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Smart TV App Market: Fragmentation Rules


Monday, January 13, 2014 by

This is the time of year where TV manufacturers, console manufacturers and others with a vested interest in the consumer TV industry launch and announce new products and services. This is the result of the domination of CES, where anything and everything in consumer technology is rolled out for the year.And you might have noticed a recent flurry of news relating to the ...


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LG to Launch webOS Platform for Smart TV Apps


Monday, January 13, 2014 by

LG Electronics has announced that webOS, which was purchased from Hewlett-Packard in March last year, has been reinvented and reintroduced as LG’s new Smart TV platform. The webOS platform will be implemented in more than 70 percent of LG’s Smart TVs in 2014. The Linux-based webOS was initially developed and launched by Palm in 2009 and the plat...


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Panasonic to Adopt Mozilla Firefox OS Open Platform for Next Generation Smart TVs


Sunday, January 12, 2014 by

Mozilla has scored another win in its efforts to expand its Firefox Os with the announcement that it is joining with Panasonic to bring Firefox to the next generation of smart TVs.  Here is what Panasonic and Mozilla has to say about the partnership:The development of the new Firefox OS platform aims to deliver more expansive access into smart TVs by...


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App Developers Will Find it a Little Easier to Submit Apps for Smart TVs


Sunday, January 12, 2014 by

We reported in September that the Smart TV Alliance was creating a single app developer submission process to launch apps across a number of Smart TV formats as well as releasing a new SDK 2.5 that will facilitate multi-screen app development.The companies behind the Alliance, led by LG Electronics, TP Vision and Toshiba, realize that the battle for developers...


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App Developers to See Another Fractionalized Market for Smart Wearable Apps


Thursday, December 26, 2013 by

Here we go again @#$!4! Another market, another plethora of operating systems, SDKs, app markets, and more. Of course, you’ve read our headline and know we are talking about the smart wearables market, specifically the smart watch market, which is rapidly becoming much more mainstream that current glasses options.We recently posted an article commenting on a recent Koru...


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The Smart TV Enigma: Does Cognitive Networks Have the Answer for App Developers


Monday, December 23, 2013 by

What’s an app developer to do about Smart TV? There’s really no definitive answer. Google Chromecast? It’s a nice device, affordable and streams pretty well but is really just another tool like a TV itself. The TV manufacturer’s app markets? They’ve gotten together to offer a one stop submission process and a unified SDK, but other than for the largest publishe...


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Samsung Makes Play for App Developers at Conference, But Will Developers Experience a Major Payne or Mo Money


Wednesday, October 30, 2013 by

Listen to me now and here me later! It was a great Saturday Night Live skit with Dana Carvey and Kevin Nealon poking fun at Arnold Schwarzenegger and the muscle man phenomenon. Why the SNL reference? Samsung is showing developers love at its first developer’s conference this week in San Francisco, but will they follow through on their support efforts as they relate ...


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Smart TV Alliance Releases App SDK, Offers Integrated Porting Across Manufacturers


Saturday, September 7, 2013 by

The Smart TV Alliance has announced a single app developer submission process to launch apps across a number of Smart TV formats. Also announced is the release a new SDK 2.5 that will facilitate multi-screen app development. These new offerings are packaged into the Alliance’s Developer Support Program, which allows app developers to build once and run everywhere in th...


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App Developers Can Now Sign Up for Samsung Developers Conference


Tuesday, August 27, 2013 by

Registration for the upcoming Samsung Developers Conference has now been opened on the conference website. The cost of the event is $299 which will be held in San Francisco on October 27-29 at the Westin St. Francis Hotel in Union Square. You can expect a lot of cross platform/HTML5/Tizen topics as the manufacturer looks to expand its reach with developers. It will int...


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Marmalade SDK Makes ME's List of Top 50 Mobile Innovators For 2013


Friday, August 16, 2013 by

Now in it's 3rd year, the annual Mobile Entertainment (ME) who's who list has arrived and Marmalade has made the list of the top 50 mobile innovators again!ME’s Top 50 Mobile Innovators project is aimed at UK registered, privately owned mobile businesses who deserve recognition for their enthusiasm and devotion to the industry. The mobile sectors it encompasse...


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Marmalade Extends Smart TV Support with Latest SDK Update


Wednesday, July 3, 2013 by

Marmalade SDK now offers full support for the latest Roku streaming platform, allowing games and apps that are made with Marmalade to target both Roku 2 and 3 players, as well as Roku Streaming Stick, from today. This announcement builds on Marmalade's existing support for Roku 2 streaming players. Also available to qualifying Marmalade developers* is functionality...


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APPBall Needs Your Help!!!


Friday, June 28, 2013 by

Do you Develop Games, Fitness or Health Care Applications, would You Like To? APPBall want's to know (click here)Appball has invented and patented a New Fitness Device that connects standard Gym Equipment to a Computer, SMART Phone, Games Console and SMART TV and wants some input from developers.WHY DOES THAT MATTER?The Device will allow specifically designed Exerc...


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Marmalade Giving Away Free SDK Licenses for BlackBerry 10


Tuesday, May 14, 2013 by

Marmalade – the award-winning cross-platform development tool – today announced the launch of a new offer where indie game and app developers can claim a free Marmalade SDK Licence. From today, eligible developers will be able to qualify for the offer by registering on madewithmarmalade.com/blackberry then downloading a free evaluation version of the Marmalade SDK....