API/SDK Tidbits

NYTimes.com is hosting its second TimesOpen, its second developer conference. This year it’s holding a series of events to tap specific topics then a hack day in Dec. First up? Geo.

Mobile / Geolocation
Thursday, Sept. 2
6:00 p.m.–9:30 p.m.

- TimesOpen via @manomarks

So, how does Apple do APIs? This short video offers some of its “secrets” which are mostly common sense.

- ReadWriteWeb

GigaOm suggests that recommending hot places is the next big thing in LBS. The read engine from Facebook to Foursqaure and Gowalla mean there’s plenty of data to play with to power such engines.

- GigaOm

Windows Phone 7 developer kit coming 16 Sept‎.

- Silicon Republic


Published Wednesday, August 25th, 2010

Written by Adena Schutzberg