Google Offers Beta In Dallas; DFA Developers Gets Java Client Library and Updated Resources

Google Offers comes to Dallas! Google announced that the "AT&T Performing Arts Center is running our first Google Offer in Dallas for tickets to what has been everyone's favorite "rock musical" for nearly half a century: HAIR! Subscribers who sign up for Google Offers in Dallas can grab a seat at this Tony Award winning […]

Google Offers comes to Dallas! Google announced that the "AT&T Performing Arts Center is running our first Google Offer in Dallas for tickets to what has been everyone's favorite "rock musical" for nearly half a century: HAIR! Subscribers who sign up for Google Offers in Dallas can grab a seat at this Tony Award winning show for only $15 (a $40-50 value) for performances between 9/27 - 10/2."

If you would like to receive deals of the day in your email inbox for the cities where Google Offers is currently available, visit google.com/offers to subscribe.

In other Google Product related news, DoubleClick For Advertisers API team added a Java client library for use by DFA developers.

Also, the team updated existing developer resources. "The Python and .NET client libraries now support v1.15. The Ruby and PHP standalone examples have been updated for v1.15 and both now have ten additional examples . The standalone Java examples have been retired in favor of the Java client library and will no longer be updated with each release," infromed DFA API team.

Some features of the DFA library and the new framework include:

  • Distributed via Maven
  • Requests and SOAP messages are logged using the SLF4J logging facade, allowing you to plug in the logging framework of your choice
  • Automatic handling of SOAP headers
  • Easy management of credentials, authentication, and session information

You can read more about the Java client library and download an example project utilizing it on its Google Code site.