Google Pushes Out New Android SDK
Google today made revision 20 of the Android software developers kits available to application writers and others. The updates SDK offers a handful of new tools for developers to use when creating Android applications, including application templates, device monitors for debugging, and systrace to help with application performance. The developers kit is free to download, as is the preview version of Android 4.1 Jelly Bean.
Google Publishes Android 5.0 Preview, Updates SDK
Google today made available several significant tools for developers ahead of the general release of Android 5.0 Lollipop. First, Google released updated developer images for the Nexus 5, Nexus 7 (2013), ADT-1, and the Android emulator.
Google Releases 4th Dev Preview of Android N
Google today made Android N Developer Preview 4 available to developers and beta testers. Google says devices that are enrolled in the beta program should be able to update to the newest preview right away.
Google Releases Android 5.1 SDK
Google today made the Android 5.1 SDK available to developers. The updated SDK includes tools developers need in order to use the new features of Android 5.1.
Google Makes New Google Cast SDK Available
Google today offered developers access to the Google Cast SDK version 3.0 for Android and iOS. Google first discussed changes to its casting platform at the I/O developer conference in May.