APIMatic SDKs Now Support OAuth 2.0

APIMatic, a developer experience platform that generates SDKs, announced the SDKs generated through its platform will now support OAuth 2.0. Prior to this announcement, OAuth 2.0 support within APIMatic was limited to authentication token headers within requests. APIMatic mentioned that full OAuth 2.0 support has been on the roadmap for quite some time as it is quickly becoming the best practice for authorizing shared user data, especially among API providers.

Google Releases Final Android O Developer Preview

Google today made what it calls the “final preview” of Android O available to application developers. This new build carries with it all the bits and pieces developers need to make their apps fully Android O capable.

The Rise of AI Is Forcing Google and Microsoft to Become Chipmakers

By now our future is clear: We are to be cared for, entertained, and monetized by artificial intelligence.

Instagram Launches New API Features and Upgrades to Facebook Graph API

Today, Instagram announced new features and a major upgrade to the Instagram Platform API. The new features apply to comment functionality and the API is upgrading to Facebook’s Graph API. The goal of the new features and the upgrade is to help API partners to better manage their organic presence.

Technical Perspective: Linking Form, Function, and Fabrication

To avoid costly feedback loops between design, engineering, and fabrication, research in computer graphics has recently tried to incorporate key aspects of function and fabrication into an “intelligent” shape modeling process. A great example for this trend is depicted in “Spin-It: Optimizing Moment of Inertia for Spinnable Objects.”