In April, new technologies came out that might change the work that we do as developers, and how all of us as technology users interact with our gadgets. Here is our roundup of tech, dev, and design news from the past month.
- At F8, Facebook’s annual developer conference, the company announced the official launch of their Messenger platform, where they want businesses to develop bots to better communicate with their customers on the network. (via Financial Times)
- Google has long been a leader in UX design. This month, they released ‘Principles of Mobile App Design: Engage Users and Drive Conversions’. (via ThinkwithGoogle.com)
- WIRED Magazine published a profile of the highly-secretive augmented reality startup Magic Leap. How does it work, and how can we use it in the future?