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09 Feb 2017 · by Ross McKegney
As businesses embrace digital transformation, the demand for custom applications dramatically outpaces the capacity of most development teams. Developers scramble to meet the needs of a growing number of stakeholders across the front-office and back-office, and often do not move fast enough to...
08 Feb 2017 · by Sanjay Padval
Once you’ve got an understanding of what you can do with the Box API and you’re eager to get started, the next step is to create an app, configure your settings, grab your API key and start building. To make building with our API as easier than ever before, we’re launching a brand new Box Developer...
08 Feb 2017 · by Matt Mitchell
Box’s API provides a number of different capabilities to handle files in an application. From uploading a file to displaying a file to searching for files, different endpoints of our API can be chained together to power a file component of any application. But sometimes, it can be hard to...
08 Feb 2017 · by Sanjay Padval
At Box, we strive to deliver best-in-class API documentation to make it as easy as possible for developers to learn about our APIs. One of the most important parts of any developer’s journey with a new API is exploring the documentation to understand how the API can be used. Unfortunately, a lot of...
08 Feb 2017 · by Sanjay Padval
At Box, we strive to deliver best-in-class API documentation to make it as easy as possible for developers to learn about our APIs. Beyond just reading the documentation, we know developers will want to get hands on with an API to see how it works. While there are a number of ways you can test an...
08 Feb 2017 · by Ken Yagen
Since the very early days of Box, developers have played a critical role in our journey to transform the way people and organizations work. From integrating Box with hundreds of leading cloud applications to building groundbreaking software products using our API, the way developers use our...
31 Jan 2017
Today, we are delighted to announce the first class of participants in the Box Platform Incubator Program. Announced at BoxWorks 2016, the Box Platform Incubator Program is designed to help qualified companies build, launch, and scale app businesses that leverage Box Platform and Amazon Web...
16 Nov 2016 · by Julien Bassan
Today, we're making it even simpler for product management and development teams to get the most out of Box through a new two-way integration with Aha! Aha! serves over 50,000 users and is the most popular software used by product managers around the world. Aha! customers can now access files...
15 Nov 2016 · by Varun Maker
Today, we are excited to announce that annotations are now generally available for Box Platform. Annotations help you bring a whole new level of collaboration to your apps by allowing your users to highlight text in files and add comments to specific parts of a file preview, such as a particular...
15 Nov 2016 · by Varun Maker
Three years ago, Box acquired Crocodoc to power a truly first-class content viewing experience for documents in the Box web and mobile applications. We also offered this technology as a standalone API service, known as the Box View API, which allowed developers to convert and display documents in...
10 Nov 2016 · by Justin Peng
Today, we are excited to announce the Box Watermarking API that makes it easy to protect sensitive files in your apps. Using the Box Watermarking API, you can apply a semi-transparent overlay to a rendering of a file displayed in your app's user experience to indicate that a file contains sensitive...
03 Nov 2016 · by Julien Bassan
Box is where all of your work comes together, no matter what applications you're using, who you're sharing with, or what device you're on. At Box, we realize that your content is only as good as what you can do with it and how secure you can keep it, because while work may come together in Box, it...
04 Oct 2016 · by Mike Schwartz
At BoxWorks 2016, we announced the Box Platform Incubator Program. Supported by Amazon Web Services, the Box Platform Incubator Program is a free 6-month program to help qualified companies build, launch, and scale app businesses that leverage Box Platform and Amazon Web Services. Applications are...
08 Sep 2016 · by Bryan Breckenridge
The frequency, severity and cost of natural disasters and other crisis is elevating as time progresses. More than ever, the humanitarian agencies responsible for helping people during crisis require: better human-to-human collaboration and sate-of-the-art information sharing infrastructure to...
08 Sep 2016 · by Jeetu Patel
I'm taking the stage today at BoxWorks to discuss how developers and customers are transforming their businesses with Box Platform. Yesterday, we made a series of announcements to introduce the all new Box, which reimagines the way we share, collaborate and work using Box's first party apps. But...
01 Sep 2016 · by Jeetu Patel
Today, we're excited to announce that we're teaming up with Ipreo to power their new application, Prism. Prism a holistic, cloud-based CFO-Desktop that equips private companies to manage regulatory requirements, securely communicate with shareholders, efficiently execute capital raising and...
17 Aug 2016 · by Aaron Verstraete
With the rise of citizen development, more and more teams are empowered to create applications that digitize some part of their day-to-day activities. Citizen development is a huge focus for the Box Platform team – this is why we were one of the first partners to go live with Zapier’s new workflow...
16 Aug 2016 · by Julien Bassan
Last year at Box Dev, we announced the Box Platform Partner Program; a program designed to help companies integrating with the Box Platform further develop and market their integrations. Since launch, more than 100 companies have joined the program, including mxHero, Portal Architects, Highspot,...
28 Jul 2016 · by Diksha Gautham
Since we launched Box Platform, our goal has always been to provide a suite of powerful content services for developers to leverage in their apps. Today, we're excited to announce a new feature that will allow developers to build more engaging and interactive content experiences with annotations....
14 Jul 2016 · by Matt Willer
Today, I am excited to announce the Box Node.js SDK is available! Here at Box we are big fans of Node.js and use it to build scalable web applications with millions of users. Over the last few years, we built out a robust SDK to support some of these products and we're now ready to share those...