Videos

The Setup: Creating new apps using Google APIs

The Setup: Creating new apps using Google APIs

4 years ago
For developers new to Google APIs, this episode shows you how to setup a new app (“project”) in the Google Developers Console and how to obtain the credentials necessary to use our APIs with.

Google Drive API: Uploading & Downloading Files

3 years ago
In a short dozen minutes, Google engineer Wesley Chun guides you through this jam-packed episode featuring an introduction to the new Drive API (v3), an interview with a Google Drive engineer about the API design, and a code walkthrough of real source code you can use today! This time, it’s a command-line script that performs […]

The Developer Show (TL;DR 078)

1 year ago
Google Developers Launchpad Studio: goo.gl/UU3jNm Google at ACL 2017: goo.gl/n2Ea1R Playbook for developers: goo.gl/rrPvF5 Android Testing Support Library 1.0: goo.gl/bgzrpf Android O, Developer Preview 4: goo.gl/WcWpgd DartConf: goo.gl/6u6uYY So long, and thanks for all the Flash: goo.gl/ytkp89 Cloud Shell’s code editor now in beta: goo.gl/hB2CRj The Developer Show is where you can stay up to […]
Launchpad Online: Introducing the Google Sheets API v4

Launchpad Online: Introducing the Google Sheets API v4

2 years ago
The Google Sheets team is proud to announce their next generation API, which is easier to use and includes many features not found in previous releases. With v4, developers can set frozen rows, add cell formatting, adjust column sizes, apply formulas, build pivot tables, create charts, and MORE! In fact, you can do almost everything […]

Creating events in Google Calendar (100 Days of Google Dev)

3 years ago
Got an app that makes bookings, such as for dining, travel, concerts or other events? Enhance your users’ experience by inserting events into their calendars. The trouble with apps today is that users STILL have to do it themselves even if your app books the reservations. Take a load off their shoulders & have your […]
Change the world in 10 lines of code

Change the world in 10 lines of code

4 years ago
Coming up with a compelling idea for a new service is a challenge, and building an app that realizes your vision is even more difficult. However, if you harness some of today’s more powerful tools, you can leapfrog others and get to market sooner! In less than 15 minutes, Google engineer Wesley Chun will show […]
Another Google (Apps) secret?

Another Google (Apps) secret?

4 years ago
Developers new to Google Apps Script sometimes think it’s another secret Google has kept from them, especially after they discover how useful it is for creating apps that interact with Google Apps data and other Google services. They’re even more surprised to find out that it’s based on JavaScript so they don’t have to learn […]
Launchpad Online: Accessing Google Maps from a spreadsheet?!?

Launchpad Online: Accessing Google Maps from a spreadsheet?!?

4 years ago
Connecting to Google Maps from a spreadsheet? Sounds intriguing doesn’t it? The best part is that this is no parlor trick. In this follow-up Google Apps Script episode (watch first one first: goo.gl/1sXeuD), developers will create a Google Map from an address stored in a Google Sheet! We’ll also present some scenarios of when this […]

Launchpad Online: Understanding Mobile App Business Models

3 years ago
What’s free, freemium, or premium app monetization models? How can a hybrid model help you increase revenue? What’s the right choice for your app monetization strategy? Our AdMob Product Expert Desiree explains monetization strategies and their implications on user experience, purchases, and advertising revenue. The Launchpad Online series is a set of videos geared to […]
Launchpad Online: Auto-generating Google Forms

Launchpad Online: Auto-generating Google Forms

2 years ago
Love how you can use Google Forms to poll your colleagues or create a pop quiz for students? Creating 1, 5, or even 10 Forms by hand may be reasonable, but what if you needed to create 100s or 1000s? This is where Google Apps Script can help you scale, by giving YOU the ability […]
Accessing Google APIs: Common code walkthrough

Accessing Google APIs: Common code walkthrough

4 years ago
When accessing Google APIs, you’ll be using either public API access or authorized API access. This episode briefly walks you through the boilerplate code used for both scenarios. While the actual code is Python, the concepts apply to any language supported by the Google APIs Client Library.

Launchpad Online: Revolutionizing Email Access with the Gmail API

3 years ago
With the Gmail API, gone are the days of using raw sockets to talk to Internet email protocols. The API’s higher-level functionality lets developers access drafts, labels, folders, and of course messages, but also provide admin capabilities such as mass user migration. Check out this episode where Google engineer google.com/+WesleyChun gives you a high-level intro […]