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events Game, Mobile

IndieCade 2020: Highlights for Game Developers

Learn more about Samsung's participation in IndieCade 2020 and why indies should publish their games in Galaxy Store.

tutorials Health, Galaxy Watch

Workout, a Tizen Sample App: Using CircleListView to Display Data

tutorials Health, Galaxy Watch

Workout, a Tizen Sample App: Gathering Heart Rate Data

tutorials Galaxy Watch, Health

Workout, a Tizen Sample App: Calculating Distance Traveled

announcement Mobile, Marketplace, Galaxy Watch, Game, AI, Design

Save the Date for the 2020 Best of Galaxy Store Awards

The Best of Galaxy Store awards recognizes the top games, apps, themes, watch faces, and new this year, Bixby capsules.

featured Design, Mobile, Galaxy Watch, Web, Blockchain, Game, IoT, AI, SmartTV, Marketplace

Notable Sessions from Previous Samsung Developer Conferences

Check out top break-out sessions from past editions of the Samsung Developer Conference.

featured Design, Galaxy Watch, Mobile, Blockchain, Game, Marketplace, AI

Top Moments from Previous Samsung Developer Conferences

Today we feature top moments from the main stage keynotes as well as other special events.

events Design, Mobile, Galaxy Watch

Adobe MAX 2020: Highlights for Designers

tutorials Design, UI/UX, Mobile

Zooming In/Out in Samsung DeX Mode

Samsung DeX offers a PC-like experience for a phone app. This blog explains how the mouse wheel up/down action can be used to implement the pinch zoom in/out action in a DeX-compatible app.

tutorials Blockchain

Take your Ethereum Dapp to Galaxy Devices Around the World

Learn how to easily transform your Ethereum Web Dapp into a fully functional Android App using Samsung Blockchain Platform SDK.

tutorials Web

HTML and Templates & JavaScript Template Literals

HTML in the Web is often made of reusable components, composed by templates, making it convenient to edit the different parts that make up a website. There are many templating languages used in the web such as handlebars, Pug, Vue and JSX; these are primarily used for composing HTML. Modern JavaScript has templating syntax built in which can use for all kinds of purposes including composing HTML.

announcement Web

Joining Samsung Internet

This is my first week on the Samsung Internet team as a Developer Advocate and things still feel very surreal but 2020 has been full of (mostly bad) surprises so it’s nice to be celebrating something good and new.

tutorials Web

Redeeming Push Notifications

You know that thing where you go to a web site then, before you can do anything, you have to acknowledge the push notification request. Do you hate that? Yeah, me too.

announcement Web

Samsung “Global Goals Web” Debuts

Not long ago, Samsung introduced its Global Goals partnership with the UN as a way to help fight inequality, plan to eliminate hunger and clean up the planet. The initiative, developed by a team in Samsung Research America, was a great way to discover each of the 17 goals agreed by the world leaders at the United Nations General Assembly in 2015. The app (linked below), is a great way to put your device to work for the greater good, features interesting wallpapers, information, and allows you to display ads on the lock screen to earn revenue for donations. This app is available for every Android device so you can start earning donations now (see link below).

tutorials Game

Android Game Analysis with Arm Mobile Studio

announcement Web

Folding the Web: Enabling Real Responsive Design on Foldable Devices

Although new to the industry, the concept of folding devices already has plenty of iterations. Samsung, Microsoft, Motorola, Huawei and others have presented devices with folding capabilities, that allow them to expand into small tablets, compress into smaller footprints, or enable more productive multi-tasking.

tutorials Blockchain

Send Ether with Samsung Blockchain Platform SDK

The Samsung Blockchain Platform SDK enables Android developers to develop applications that interact with the Etherum blockchain platform.

tutorials Game, Mobile

Cómo Usar el Samsung In-App Purchase SDK en sus Juegos Creados con Unity

Aprenda a usar el SDK de compras desde Aplicaciones en sus juegos de Unity y tenga una nueva forma de monetización

tutorials Game

Create ASTC Textures Faster With the New astcenc 2.0 Open Source Compression Tool

Adaptive Scalable Texture Compression (ASTC) is an advanced lossy texture compression format, developed by Arm and AMD and released as royalty-free open standard by the Khronos Group.

tutorials Galaxy Watch, Health

Workout, a Tizen Sample App for Monitoring Health Sensors

announcement Mobile, UI/UX, Foldable

Farewell, Flat. Get Your Apps Ready for Galaxy Z Fold2

Learn how Flex mode, App Continuity, and Multi-Active Window impact your application.

announcement Web

Samsung Internet 13.0 BETA

Today we are happy to announce our latest Samsung Internet Beta which includes new features, enhancement to existing features and UI refinements. We will go through the most notable changes available with this beta, that will be hitting 13.0 stable later this year. You can download the beta here.

2020 JEJU Blockchain Hackathon

tutorials Web

Improve Device Integration for Your Web App in Just a Few Minutes

This was a feature I had set aside an afternoon to implement but in the end it only needed a moment and made the experience significantly better.

tutorials Galaxy Watch, Design

Introducing New Xamarin.Forms Extension Libraries for Tizen

Sharpnado.Shadows, PancakeView, CardsView, and RG.Plugins.Popup Xamarin.Forms extension libraries now support Tizen.

tutorials Game, Mobile, Marketplace

Using the Samsung In-App Purchase SDK in your Unity Games

Learn how to use the Samsung IAP SDK in your Unity games and and have a new way to monetize them, whether it is with one-off payments or subscriptions.

success story Game, Mobile, Marketplace

Devs Doing it Right: Hitcents and ThroughLine Games

tutorials Game, Mobile, Marketplace

Bring your Unity Game to the Samsung Galaxy Store

Learn how to reach a new gaming audience by publishing your Unity games in Galaxy Store.

announcement Galaxy Watch, Mobile

Unpacking Galaxy Unpacked: Key Takeaways for Developers and Designers (Aug 2020)

tutorials Web

Using Node Modules in Deno

Using Node Modules in Deno

tutorials Galaxy Watch

Identifying Memory Leaks with dotnet-dump and dotnet-gcdump

Learn how to monitor memory usage of a Tizen .NET application and identify possible memory leaks using dotnet-dump and dotnet-gcdump.

tutorials Web

Making a useful ‘offline’ page for your web app.

In ideal conditions the user will always maintain a good connection to the web but things are seldom ideal. Fortunately since we’re been building a web app we have a service worker which has the capability of caching network responses.

tutorials Galaxy Watch

Finding Performance Bottlenecks with dotnet-trace

Learn how to profile a Tizen .NET application during startup to identify major performance issues using dotnet-trace.

tutorials Galaxy Watch

Installing .NET Diagnostic Tools on Tizen Devices

Tizen 5.5 supports a new sdb shell CLI command called dotnet, used for advanced testing and debugging scenarios.

announcement Web

Adding Augmented Reality to your Websites

Last week we told you about our latest Beta, 12.1, which offers a host of quality-of-life improvements for end users. We’re also really glad to announce that with this beta we are also shipping modules for the WebXR Device API that enable Augmented Reality (AR) content to be built right in the browser: including the “hit test” module. Hit testing allows you to detect the position of the real world at a single point on the screen which can be used correctly position virtual objects in the real world.

events Web, Galaxy Watch

Samsung Habla Español: Desarrollo de Aplicaciones con Tizen

featured Mobile, Galaxy Watch

Features of the Samsung Developers Portal that You Might've Missed

Learn more about the Samsung Developers Portal.

success story Design, Galaxy Watch, Marketplace

Best of Galaxy Store Awards 2019 Winner: Alexandr Kovalev Designs a Beautiful Summer Vacation

We continue to celebrate the top performing apps in creativity, quality, design, and innovation, as we interview winners of our Best of Galaxy Store Awards. Today, we're talking with Alexandr Kovalev about how he creates dials (watch faces) for the Galaxy Watch.

featured

Get Answers on the Go with DiscourseHub

Use the DiscourseHub mobile app to connect to the Samsung Developers forum from your mobile device.

announcement Web

Samsung Internet 12.1

One benefit of using Samsung Internet is regular updates to improve your browsing experience. Samsung Internet 12.1 focuses on improving the experience on specific devices and improving the tab bar and tab switcher.

tutorials Galaxy Watch

Asynchronous Coding Concepts for Tizen .NET Applications

Asynchronous coding is essential for writing responsive and efficient programs. This article explains a few basic concepts of asynchronous coding in C# and some common practices in Tizen applications.

tutorials Design, Galaxy Watch

Test Your Watch Face on Real Devices in Remote Test Lab

If you are a watch face designer and want to distribute your watch face, it is highly recommended that you test your watch face on a real device before publishing it.

tutorials Web, Galaxy Watch

Tizen Tidbits: Reviewing More UI Samples

This video will review the heart rate monitor and the Tizen Advanced UI samples.

tutorials Web, Galaxy Watch

Tizen Tidbits: Working with Sensors and the Heart Rate Monitor

This hands-on video will show you how to work with the wearable device sensors.

success story Game, Marketplace, Mobile, AR/VR/XR

Best of Galaxy Store Awards 2019 Winner: Get Outside with Niantic Labs' Greg Borrud

We continue to interview winners of our Best of Galaxy Store Awards. Today, we're talking about games that take players out of their homes and into the real world.

tutorials Marketplace

Top Tips for Galaxy Store Badge Users

Congrats! You've published your app on the Galaxy Store. Now it's time to let the world know with a Galaxy Store badge.

tutorials Galaxy Watch

Enable Water Lock Mode in Galaxy Watch Using Tizen Web App

Water lock mode was introduced on the Galaxy Watch to prevent accidental touches and wake-up gestures on your screen while swimming. And the thrilling news for developers is that you can enable Water lock mode directly from your app.

announcement IoT

Introducing the New SmartThings Core SDK for JavaScript.

The new SmartThings Core SDK for JavaScript is now available as a developer preview.

announcement Galaxy Watch

Announcing Tizen Template Studio

We are pleased to announce the beta release of Tizen Template Studio! Tizen Template Studio is a Visual Studio 2019 Extension that uses a wizard to generate templates and help you create a Tizen .NET app.

tutorials Mobile

Avoid Common Mistakes When Using the S Pen Remote SDK

You can use the S Pen Remote SDK to map S Pen actions and gestures to features in your application. Learn how to avoid common mistakes when using this SDK.

events Game, Web, Galaxy Watch, Mobile

Game Development Live Chat Replay

In this Live Chat, we talked about game development with Samsung technologies.

tutorials Blockchain

Take Your TRON Dapp to Galaxy Devices Around the World

Reach more people with your decentralized application (Dapp) by using the Samsung Blockchain Platform SDK

tutorials Web, Galaxy Watch

Tizen Tidbits: Introducción a Tizen

Esta publicación te dará la información básica para el desarrollo de aplicaciones con Tizen.

tutorials Web, Galaxy Watch

Samsung Habla Español

No pierdas la oportunidad de conectar con otros desarrolladores hispanohablantes en Samsung.

tutorials Web, Galaxy Watch

Tizen Tidbits: Using JavaScript to Change your App’s Appearance

Learn how to modify the appearance of your Tizen web app using JavaScript.

success story Marketplace, Design, Galaxy Watch

Best of Galaxy Store Awards 2019 Winner: Matteo Dini on Building a Successful Brand

Interview with Best of Galaxy Store Awards 2019 Winner Matteo Dini

tutorials Web, Galaxy Watch

Tizen Tidbits: Page Navigation with Tizen Advanced UI

Learn how to move through different pages in your Tizen web app.

tutorials Web, Galaxy Watch

Tizen Tidbits: Adding Images to Your Tizen Web App

This short video will show you how to add images to your Tizen web app.

tutorials Web, Galaxy Watch

Tizen Tidbits: Intro to TAU (Tizen Advanced UI)

Learn how to use the Tizen Advanced UI Library in your web apps.

tutorials Web, Galaxy Watch

Tizen Tidbits: Changing the Style of Your App

In this video, we modify the style of our web application in Tizen Studio to fit the correct dimensions of the Galaxy Watch screen.

tutorials Web, Galaxy Watch

Tizen Tidbits: First Steps with Tizen Studio

This tutorial is focused on taking you through the first steps of creating a new application in Tizen Studio.

tutorials Web, Galaxy Watch

Tizen Tidbits: Intro to Tizen Development

In a short video, you will see the basics of Tizen development and the different options available to start creating your own apps.

success story Game, Marketplace, Mobile

Best of Galaxy Store Awards 2019 Winner: Nanobit on Building Successful Games

Interview with Best of Galaxy Store Awards 2019 Winner Nanobit on the success of Hollywood Story, chosen as "Best Choose Your Own Adventure Game"

announcement Mobile, Game, Web, Design, AR/VR/XR

Coming to You from the Heart of Silicon Valley, the Inaugural Samsung Developer Podcast

We're excited to announce the launch of the Samsung Developers podcast - POW!

tutorials Galaxy Watch, Design

Galaxy Watch Face: Try and Buy

Galaxy Watch Studio (GWS) has a feature, called trial periods, that lets a user try out your watch face before buying it.

tutorials Galaxy Watch

Managing Images for Localization in Tizen .NET Applications

This post explains how to localize image in Tizen .NET applications.

announcement Web

Virtual Reality, WebXR, and Samsung Internet

A major update for VR and the Web

tutorials Galaxy Watch

Managing Strings for Localization in Tizen .NET Applications

This post explains how to localize text in Tizen .NET applications.

success story UI/UX, Design, Mobile, Marketplace

Best of Galaxy Store Awards 2019 Winner: David Brittain of TopHatch on Adapting to Different Input Methods and Screen Sizes

Recognized for “Best Creative App” in our Best of Galaxy Store Awards 2019 is Concepts by TopHatch. TopHatch empowers creative people with design tools that simplify the creative process with smarter, more intuitive technology.

success story Web

PWA Series: ? Discovery and Interview of Nick from makemeacocktail.com

Samsung Internet cares a lot about Progressive Web Apps (PWAs), which is why we decided to feature some awesome PWAs that we found online.

announcement Mobile

Galaxy Emulator Skin: What’s New in Version 2.0?

featured AI, Mobile

Accelerate Your Neural Network with the Samsung Neural SDK

Introducing the Samsung Neural SDK for developers

success story Design, Mobile, Galaxy Watch, Marketplace

Best of Galaxy Store Awards 2019 Winner: John Shih's Journey from Industrial Designer to Best Indie Themes Designer

tutorials Galaxy Watch

Style your Buttons using Tizen .NET

Buttons have become an inevitable part of application development. Thanks to Xamarin.Forms, we can easily make buttons in XAML or code

tutorials Web, Galaxy Watch

Tizen Tidbits: How to Deploy your Tizen App on a Device

In the latest video in the Tizen Tidbits series, we will demonstrate how to take your Tizen App and deploy it on a wearable device.

announcement Mobile

You'll Flip Over the New Galaxy Devices in the Remote Test Lab

The Galaxy S20 series and the Galaxy Z Flip are now available in the Remote Test Lab.

success story UI/UX, Design, Galaxy Watch, Marketplace

Best of Galaxy Store Awards 2019 Winner: iGear Radio, Best Watch App

We continue to celebrate the top performing apps in creativity, quality, design, and innovation who were winners of our Best of Galaxy Store Awards. Next in our blog series, we feature iGear Radio, winner of Best Watch App for 2019.

tutorials Galaxy Watch

Using Xamarin.Forms SwipeView on Galaxy Watch

he new experimental SwipeView control is added in the Xamarin.Forms 4.4 release. SwipeView is a container control that wraps any of your controls and makes them swipeable.

tutorials Galaxy Watch, Web

Tizen Tidbits: Your First Tizen Web Application

In the latest installment of the Tizen Tidbits series, we will be covering the code basics to create your first Tizen web application.

success story Game, Design, Marketplace, Mobile

Best of Galaxy Store Awards 2019 Winner: Gabor Gyarmati of Sonic Forces on Multiplayer Game Dev and Emerging Technologies

We celebrate the year's top performing apps in creativity, quality, design, and innovation at our Best of Galaxy Store Awards. Next in our blog series, we feature Sonic Forces, winner of Best Adventure Game.

tutorials Galaxy Watch

Using Xamarin.Form Shell on Galaxy Watch

Shell is a container for an application, added as a major feature to Xamarin.Forms 4.0.0.

announcement

International Women’s Day: Highlighting Resources for Female Developers

International Women's Day provides an important opportunity to celebrate women's achievements while calling for greater equality. To support and strengthen gender equality in the developer community – and tech in general – here’s a round up of some of our favorite initiatives that support women in the space. Online communitie

success story Mobile, Marketplace

Best of Galaxy Store Awards 2019 Winner: Rosetta Stone Shares How to Build Apps That Stand Out From the Crowd

We continue the Best of Galaxy Store Awards 2019 series with Rosetta Stone, winner of the Best Made for Samsung App with Rosetta Stone for Samsung 1:1 Video Tutoring.

tutorials Galaxy Watch

Tizen Tidbits: Installing the Visual Studio Tizen Extension on a Mac

tutorials

Assembly Loading Problem in Tizen .NET Applications

events Mobile, Camera

Unpacking Galaxy Unpacked: This One Doesn't Just Go to Eleven

On Tuesday, Febuary 11th, Galaxy Unpacked occurred at the Palace of the Fine Arts in San Francisco. Read more about the Galaxy S20 and the Galaxy Z Flip.

tutorials Galaxy Watch

Tizen Tidbits: Tizen .NET Development Overview

success story UI/UX, Design, Mobile, Marketplace

Best of Galaxy Store Awards 2019 Winner: Cogul Planet Focuses on Design and Readability to Create Successful Theme Designs

Our Best of Galaxy Store Awards series highlights publishers who won awards at our second annual Best of Galaxy Store Awards ceremony. Next in our series, we sat down with Cogul Planet, the winners of not one, but two awards: Best Themes Brand Collaboration and Best Themes Designer (Big Brand).

tutorials Mobile, UI/UX, Design

How to Become a Samsung Mobile UI Themes Designer

tutorials Mobile, Blockchain

Optimize Address Fetching in the Samsung Blockchain Keystore SDK with Seed Hash

tutorials

Using a Custom Font In Your Xamarin.Forms Tizen Application

tutorials Design, Mobile, Galaxy Watch, Marketplace

Add Your Watch Face Design to Smart Lifestyle Photos!

Add Your Watch Face Design To Smart Lifestyle Photos!

announcement

New Year, New Portal

tutorials Galaxy Watch

Tizen Tidbits: Using the Emulator in Tizen Studio

tutorials Web

Current Web on Galaxy Fold

How to make sure your website looks great on the Galaxy Fold

success story Marketplace, Design, Galaxy Watch, UI/UX

Best of Galaxy Store Awards 2019 Winner: Vienna Studios' Tomas Joscak Speaks to Blending Design and Technology to Become a Top Galaxy Store Seller

New Year, New Internet Goals ?

tutorials Galaxy Watch

Tizen Tidbits: How to Duplicate Projects in Tizen Studio

tutorials Galaxy Watch, UI/UX

Add Timely Texts to Your Galaxy Watch Designs using Custom Complications

tutorials

Grabbing Hardware Key Events in Tizen