343 is handing over the game's application program interface to allow anyone to take player statistics.
Google's Nest names Yale the first Weave-enabled third-party brand and promises the 'Linus Lock' in 2016.
The Harmony API gives Logitech access to new third-party products in addition to smart-home-extras like voice, gesture and motion control.
Sense's Mother home automation hub announces that it's opening its API at CES 2015.
Once again, the tech giant has deleted apps from its App Store over security concerns. This time the culprit is Chinese advertiser Youmi, which used third-party apps developed with its software to mine user data.
The Buccaneer 3D printer was a major crowdfunding success in 2013 but two years on, the company has owned up to having bitten off more than it could chew.
The malicious software, called YiSpecter, hijacks apps and the Safari browser to show full-page ads. It fools users into installing it by claiming to circumvent China's Web censorship.
The social network partners with three e-commerce companies to make the button more widely available to attract more users.
Early users of the software tool include Hyatt Hotels & Resorts, which has integrated Uber's car service into its reservation screen.
At South by Southwest, the head of the Android and Chrome teams touches on a wide variety of topics, including how Google plans to reach the next billion uses.