Buddy, the cross-platformÂ mobile “backend as a service” provider announced its first public release today. Developers canÂ build engaging, cloud-connected apps without having to write, test, manage or scale server-side code or infrastructure. Buddy platform was started by former Microsoft employees wentÂ beta last September.Â Buddy offers cross-platform support for developers who are building apps on platforms as varied as iOS, Windows Phone, Android, SmartTV, Facebook, web and even Windows 8. To celebrate the launch, Buddy is offering free access to the platform up to 2MM API calls per month, through July 31st, 2012.
Check out http://buddy.com/Â for more details.