G Suite Developer Newsletter
November 2017
G Suite Developers
Gmail Add-ons are here. What will you build?
The Gmail Add‑ons frameworks is now open to all developers to build on. Check out the details on our developer blog below or look at what other partners have built to get those creative juices flowing. We can’t wait to see what you build.
API & Tooling news
Launched: Slides API Codelab—our new Codelab walks you through an example of how to use the Slide and BigQuery APIs to scrape data from a source and "present it" with just a few lines of code.
Launched: 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.
Launched: 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.
Launched: 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.
Launched: 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.
Developer News
Asana, Dialpad, Intuit, ProsperWorks, RingCentral, SmartSheet, Streak, Trello and Wrike all launched their Gmail Add‑on.
LumApps added a Team Drives API integration to boost the intranet solution's capacity for collaboration, knowledge sharing, project management and more.
Where to find us
Next Extended, various dates and locations
Dreamforce, No‌vember 6—9, S‌an F‌rancisco, C‌A
Google Cloud Summit | Sao Paulo, No‌vember 8—9, Sa‌o Paulo, B‌razil
Slush, No‌vember 30—De‌cember 1, Helsinki, FI
Google Cloud Summit | Munich, De‌cember 6, Mun‌ich, Ge‌rmany