Twitter’s new app development platform, Twitter’s New App Development Platform, launches in Canada

A new platform for the online service Twitter has been announced.The Twitter Developer Program is designed to provide a "platform for developers to quickly and securely publish apps and games that build on the power of Twitter", according to a release by the company.Developers can create applications using Twitter's own APIs, which allow for a seamless and fast development process."Developers...

A new business model for development

India has been grappling with how to make its way out of a severe economic slowdown and the resulting political upheaval.Its first big challenge has been figuring out how to monetize the huge new digital economy.Its second is finding ways to ensure that the new economy can thrive on its own terms, while ensuring that the existing economy, which relies on imports and on subsidies, is not...