G Suite Developer Newsletter
July 2017
Google Calendar API
Modifying events with the Google Calendar API
The Calendar API and email markup make it easy for your apps to create events on behalf of your users, but what happens when plans change, or if events need to be modified? In this video walkthrough, discover how the Calendar API lets your app simply modify or create recurring events should your users need it.
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Google Developer Days
Save the date, Google Developer Days
We are excited to announce our two upcoming Google Developer Days: S‌eptember 4—6 in Krakow, Poland and December 1—2 in Bangalore, India. Sign up here to indicate your interest in attending.
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Next Summits
Google Cloud Summits coming to a city near you
Don’t forget, we also have a series of Google Cloud Summit events taking place in a city near you. If you are in the following cities, join us.
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API & Tooling news
Announced: New security protections to reduce risk from unverified apps—These additional protections introduce bolder warnings to inform users about newly created web apps and Apps Scripts that are pending verification.
Announced: Manage legal matters and holds programmatically with the Google Vault API—The Vault API allows to programmatically create, list, update, and delete matters and holds for data supported by Vault.
Announced: Google People API now supports updates to Contacts and Contact Groups—The new endpoints allow developers to create, delete and update a single contact as well as to read and write contact groups.
Announced: Updated Developer Identity Guidelines and Registration Processes to Protect Users—These new guidelines cover the app publishing process, risk assessment systems, and user-facing consent page in order to better detect spoofed or misleading application identities.
Launched: New Google Drive Metrics Now Accessible from Reports API—The new metrics methods provide greater visibility into how files are shared inside and outside of domain.
Launched: Updates to End User Consent for 3rd-party Apps and Single Sign-on Providers—We are implementing a new redirect form to make it clear to users which account they are authenticating with, as well as the permissions they are granting to applications.
Launched: A New Issue Tracker for G Suite Developers—The tracker allows for improved collaboration and transparency by enabling developers to see the issues that Google is actively working on.
Developer News
Powertools launched Complex Workflows using the BMPN 2.0 standard for infinite possibilities to automate business processes with visual drag-and-drop modeling tools - all within Google Drive.
Where to find us
Next Extended, various dates and locations
Kinnernet Europe, August 3—6, Venice, IT
Y Combinator Demo Day, August 21—23, Mountain View, CA
DLD Tel Aviv Innovation Festival, September 3—7, Tel Aviv, IL
Google Developer Day Europe, September 4—6, Kraków, PL
TechCrunch Disrupt, September 18—20, San Francisco, CA
Inbound, September 25—28, Boston, MA
Unbound Conference, November 1—2, Miami, FL
Dreamforce, November 6—9, San Francisco, CA
Slush, November 30—December 1, Helsinki, FI