Microsoft released a phone-focused version of the .NET Framework this week as well as the Windows Phone 8 SDK.
Microsoft held a launch event on Monday in San Francisco for its Windows Phone 8 platform.
The new ADF Mobile is HTML5- and Java-based, and aimed at developers looking to build and deploy enterprise apps to mobile environments from a single code base.
Google has revamped its Google Play Developer Console, featuring changes to publishing flow, user feedback, language support and more granular statistics.
A study by Evans Data shows that 73 percent of developers worldwide are either writing apps for tablets or plan to within six months.
RIM announced yesterday that its app store, BlackBerry App World, is taking applications.
Alfresco has released a new open API for its cloud-based Enterprise Content Management (ECM) platform, Alfresco in the Cloud.
Android has seen the number of Trojans targeting the platform nearly triple in just the last three months.
Oracle announced Tuesday two new products aimed at Java developers working in the mobile-and-embedded space.
Nokia may have left MeeGo for Microsoft, but that didn't mean MeeGo had to die.
Xamarin, the company behind MonoTouch and Mono for Android has added a new client SDK that leverages Windows Azure Mobile Services for connecting to Microsoft's backend cloud offering.
Facebook recently decided to go native for iOS devices after the company said it found that HTML 5 doesn't work well for apps with the scale of Facebook.
Codename One said this week that its new mobile, cross-platform software development kit (SDK) is now compatible with Windows Phone and Windows tablet devices.
Facebook updated its app for iOS devices after customer complaints of slow operating speeds.
A study shows that, although the iPad does hold a healthy lead among those who already own a tablet, those who have yet to buy a tablet device are much more open to Android.
Codename One is developing a new SDK designed to allow Java developers to create native applications for multiple mobile/tablet platforms.
Deutsche Telekom has launched Developer Garden, a marketplace for components for iOS, Android, Windows Phone and HTML5 mobile development.
Google reached out to developers at its annual I/O event Wednesday with a spate of announcements that included a new version of its Android mobile operating system, a new Google-branded tablet, its first fully home-grown piece of hardware (a sphere!), and a spectacular demonstration of the potential of Project Glass.
About a third of all mobile developers live below the "app poverty line," where they can't make enough money on applications to serve as their sole source of income.
Microsoft presented the first preview of Windows Phone 8 (previously code-named "Apollo") at the Windows Phone Summit in San Francisco on Wednesday.