RIM has annouced the update version of webworks, BlackBerry WebWorks SDK v 2.1 for BlackBerry Smartphones. This new update comes shortly after the BlackBerry Webworks SDK v 2.1 for Tablet OS, which brings new APIs to BlackBerry Smartphones’ OS.
The new capabilities that WebWorks developers can now leverage include NTML & BASIC Authentication support, Camera API, Top Banner Indicator API, Enhanced Push APIs andimproved rendering speeds for some applications. The APIs enable web developers to deeply integrate with the BlackBerry Smartphone OS and thereby build feature rich apps that offer more immersive and interactive end user experiences. Other benefits developers can derive from the new application functionality and APIs are better app monetization, diversified development approaches, support for standardized security and better integration with the widely popular BlackBerry Messenger (BBM) Social Platform.
New capabilities available to WebWorks developers for BlackBerry Smartphones are:
Download the Blackberry Webworks SDK v2.1