What’s An App Anyway?

What’s An App Anyway?

What’s An App Anyway? Apple’s 2008 opening of the iOS platform and subsequent opening of the App Store to third-party developer spawned a whole new market for truly useful (and also not useful) software. As the market matured, we as an industry went...
3 Awesome iOS 10 SDK APIs

3 Awesome iOS 10 SDK APIs

3 Awesome iOS 10 SDK APIs iOS 10 will be officially released to the public on September 13th and the iOS 10 SDK brings a number of new interesting features to the platform including three of our favorites: Speech Recognition, SiriKit, and iMessage Apps. The speech...

Swift > C / C++

Swift > C / C++ This year’s WWDC was one of the better ones in recent memory for developers and app publishers interested in leveraging Apple’s platforms to create great products and services. After digesting the changes internally here at Buccaneer. In...

A Look At Retrofit

A Look At Retrofit One of the most common tasks an Android developers have to do for their applications is communicate over the network with an external REST API. Unfortunately, the default Android HTTP libraries aren’t very robust or easy to use. Luckily,...