API design: Choosing between names and identifiers in URLs

By Martin Nally, software developer and API designer If you’re involved in the design of web APIs, you know there’s disagreement over the style of URL to use in your APIs, and that the style you choose has profound implications for an API’s usability and longevity. The Apigee team here at Google Cloud has given […]

Time for a refresh: meet the new Google Calendar for web

Check your schedule. Starting today, a fresh look and new features are coming to Google Calendar on the web to help you manage your time more efficiently and get more done. We’re taking a lot of what you know and love from Calendar’s mobile application, like the modern color palette and sleek design, and bringing […]

Google’s strongest security, for those who need it most

Editor’s note: October is Cybersecurity Awareness Month, and we’re celebrating with a series of security announcements this week. When operating at the scale of Google, we usually strive to build products that serve the needs of billions of people. Today we’re introducing a different kind of product—one that we specifically tailored to protect the online […]

Switch on and take off… Aussie businesses seizing the digital opportunity

Can getting online really boost your business bottom line? Turns out that digitally engaged small businesses are more than 50 per cent more likely to be growing, according to a new study released today. The 2017 Deloitte Connected Small Business report found Australian businesses are becoming increasingly tech savvy, with more adopting digital tools to help […]

AGDATA Australia: from family farm to global partners

Editor’s note: As part of our series of interviews with entrepreneurs across Asia Pacific who use the internet to grow, we chatted with Glenn Skerman, who, together with his brother Brendan, are directors of AGDATA Australia, a farming accounting software company. Founded in 1984, their working family farm has grown into a software business that […]

Siempre Selena

My love of music started with Selena Quintanilla. One of my dearest childhood memories is of my mom and I belting her classics like “Bidi Bidi Bom Bom” and “Techno Cumbia” in the family van during our annual road trips to Mexico. But Selena’s influence in my life goes so much further than that. I’m […]

Siempre Selena

My love of music started with Selena Quintanilla. One of my dearest childhood memories is of my mom and I belting her classics like “Bidi Bidi Bom Bom” and “Techno Cumbia” in the family van during our annual road trips to Mexico. But Selena’s influence in my life goes so much further than that. I’m […]

New security protections, tailored to you

Editor’s Note: October is Cybersecurity Awareness Month, and we’re celebrating with a series of security announcements this week. Security is top of mind for everyone these days, and with one troubling headline after another, you may be concerned about the security of your information online. Rest assured: your Google data is secured by the best […]

Now, you can monitor, debug and log your Ruby apps with Stackdriver

By Aja Hammerly, Developer Advocate The Google Cloud Ruby team continues to expand our support for Ruby apps running on Google Cloud Platform (GCP). Case in point, we’ve released beta gems for Stackdriver, our monitoring, logging and diagnostics suite. Now you can use Stackdriver in your Ruby projects not only on GCP but also on AWS […]