Tweetbot Developer Tapbots Launches ‘Ivory’ App for Mastodon

Tapbots, the company behind now-defunct Twitter client Tweetbot, today launched Ivory, an app that is designed to be used with the Mastodon social network. Available for the iPhone and the iPad, Ivory has been in testing with a limited number of beta testers since late November, but with Twitter officially ending API access for third-party […]

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Twitter terminates third-party clients access after new developer rules

Twitter updated its Developer Agreement, essentially blocking third-party clients for good. Platforms like Twitterriffic and Fenix are now practically unusable, as they no longer have API access and were shut out earlier this week. The new rules state that it is not allowed to “create or attempt to create a substitute or similar service or […]

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Apple releases first developer betas for iOS 16.3 and iPadOS 16.3

Now that iOS 16.2 is officially released to the public, Apple has begun seeding the first developer betas for iOS 16.3, iPadOS 16.3, macOS Ventura 13.2 and tvOS 16.3. Users with Developer Beta profiles are now able to download the new builds by going into settings and navigating to the software update prompt. The new […]

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What Is Apple’s Small Developer Assistance Fund?

We’ve all heard distant stories about some random developer creating an extremely basic game and making millions a month from it (looking at you, Flappy Bird). It seems like ages ago since a story went viral like that, and since then, we’ve seen a constant and significant influx of games and other apps on the […]

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Here’s how to watch Samsung Developer Conference 2022 (SDC22) live

Samsung Developer Conference 2022 is almost live, and below, you can find the official YouTube channel where the company will share its latest developments, no pun intended. We expect the company to announce One UI 5.0 officially and hopefully reveal more about the update’s availability. Samsung will also talk about SmartThings Find, SmartThings Energy Service, […]

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Xiaomi Developer Attempts to Imitate iPhone 14 Pro’s Dynamic Island

Tuesday September 13, 2022 4:42 am PDT by Sami Fathi A developer has set out to recreate Apple’s Dynamic Island experience from the iPhone 14 Pro on Xiaomi’s flagship smartphones by integrating the hole-punch cutout into an interactive and dynamic area of the display. The new theme, called Grumpy UI, was shared on Twitter and […]

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The next Samsung Developer Conference (2022) will focus on SmartThings

Samsung has announced the date for its next developer conference. The company’s annual developer conference, SDC (Samsung Developer Conference), will happen on October 12, 2022. The event will be held offline and online, and the company is inviting developers to Moscone North in San Francisco in the US, where the event is happening. The South […]

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Apple Settles ‘FlickType’ Developer Lawsuit Over App Store Treatment

Prominent developer Kosta Eleftheriou has settled his 2021 lawsuit against Apple over its App Store review actions that he said hindered his ability to distribute apps on the platform while allowing copycat competitors to flourish, reports TechCrunch. In his lawsuit, Eleftheriou complained that Apple repeatedly threw up “roadblock after roadblock” against his FlickType keyboard app […]

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Surviving Mars developer reveals Stranded: Alien Dawn, coming to PC in October 2022

What you need to know Stranded: Alien Dawn is an upcoming survival game being developed by Haemimont Games and published by Frontier Developments. Haemimont Games has previously worked on titles like the Tropico franchise and Surviving Mars. Stranded: Alien Dawn is currently scheduled to launch in October 2022 for PC via early access.  The developers […]

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Dead Cells developer forced to raise prices due to abuse of Steam PC’s regional pricing structure

What you need to know Dead Cells developer Motion Twin says it had to raise the price of the game in Argentina and Turkey due to users abusing Steam’s regional pricing structure. Regional pricing allows developers to scale the cost of their games down to make them more affordable in countries with weaker currencies, but […]

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Apple Cracks Down on Websites Sharing iOS 16 Developer Beta

Two websites that provided download links for pre-release Apple software like iOS 16, iPadOS 16, macOS Ventura, and tvOS 16 have shut down in recent weeks, including BetaProfiles.com and IPSW.dev. Both websites are no longer accessible. In a tweet, BetaProfiles.com said it shut down to avoid a “legal battle with Apple,” but it’s not clear […]

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Dead by Daylight developer announces Meet Your Maker, a post-apocalyptic building game

What you need to know Meet Your Maker is a newly-announced post-apocalyptic building game being developed by Behaviour Interactive. Behaviour Interactive is best known for being developer of the multiplayer horror title Dead by Daylight. In Meet Your Maker, players will build Outposts filled with traps, while trying to survive raiding other players’ Outposts.  Meet […]

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First Batch of Apple Arcade Games Removed as Developer Contracts End

Apple today removed 15 games from Apple Arcade, just over two weeks after it listed the first batch of titles set to leave the subscription service due to developer contract expirations. On July 18, Apple added a section to the Arcade area of the App Store titled “Leaving Arcade Soon” and listed the games that […]

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Halo Infinite campaign co-op gameplay and features shown in developer livestream

What you need to know 343 Industries recently showed off Halo Infinite’s campaign co-op in a developer livestream. The stream highlighted how up to four players can play in co-op at once, making shared progress through the campaign together and unlocking items like collectibles and Skulls as a team.  The Mission Replay feature was also […]

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Apple Developer App Updated Ahead of WWDC 2022

Apple is preparing for the Worldwide Developers Conference that’s set to kick off in less than two weeks, and today updated the Apple Developer app with information about the 2022 event. The Apple Developer app has details on session videos, Digital Lounges, labs, coding challenges, and more for WWDC 2022, allowing developers to sign up […]

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Apple Sending Out Additional Invites for WWDC Developer Viewing Event at Apple Park

Apple today started sending out additional invites to developers who applied to attend the Worldwide Developers Conference viewing event at Apple Park, filling the spots of previous invitees who did not respond or who were unable to attend. The viewing event is set to take place on Monday, June 6, and developers who are invited […]

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First Public Beta of iOS 16 Expected in July, Will Coincide With Third Developer Beta

Public beta testers will be able to try out the upcoming iOS 16 update starting in July, according to Bloomberg‘s Mark Gurman. The update is reportedly scheduled for release alongside the third developer beta, which is expected to come out after developers have tested the beta software for a few weeks. In past years, Apple […]

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Nokia X20 gets its first Android 13 Developer Preview

Earlier this week during its I/O developer conference, Google released the second beta of Android 13 to its Pixels. At the same time, a bunch of other Android device makers also launched their respective Android 13 beta or developer preview programs. While the announcement included the mention of Nokia, at that time its developer website […]

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New Overwatch developer update shows off Sojourn, the newest hero

Source: Activision Blizzard Ahead of the start of the first Overwatch 2 beta on April 26, the game’s developers have released a new developer update video that details everything players need to know about Sojourn, the latest hero coming to Overwatch. This includes her abilities, gameplay footage of the hero, and details about her design […]

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