Nokia Adds Camera, Mapping APIs to New Qt SDK
Nokia today announced the availability of a new software developer kit for Qt. Qt SDK Beta 1.1's primary new feature is Qt Quick, which Nokia says makes it easier and faster for developers and designers to create Qt applications. The beta also includes new APIs — such as access to the camera, gallery, maps, calendar and location-based applications — and improvements to the user interface tools. The beta is an update to the "technical preview" that has been available for several months.
Google Finalizes Android O Developer Tools, Releases 3rd Beta
Google today released all the tools developers need to create applications and update apps for Android O. The company made the final Android O APIs available through an updated SDK.
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 Drops Android O Release Candidate
Google today made Android O Developer Preview 4 available to application developers and said this is the final preview before Google releases Android O to consumers later this year. This build contains the final user interface system behaviors, the latest bug fixes and optimizations, and the final set of APIs.
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.