Introducing the Hangouts Chat Bot Framework and API
We announced the general availability of Hangouts Chat earlier this year. Hidden quietly behind that launch is a powerful developer framework and API that lets you write bots. We for one welcome the arrival of our messaging bot overlords.
New DevByte video: Making Progress Bars with Slides Add-ons
Slides Add-ons are changing the game for our customers when it comes to bubbling up powerful third-party app functionality right into Slides. But what if you could build your own Add-ons to makes Slides even more useful to your business? Our latest DevByte walks you through an example of just that.
Deprecation:Gmail Contextual Gadgets Deprecation—We are planning to shut down all Gmail contextual gadgets on August 1st, 2018. Gmail Add-ons will satisfy many of the same needs as contextual gadgets while offering a better developer experience, cross-platform support, and more stability.