Google I/O 2017 Highlights

4 days ago
Google I/O 2017, our annual developer conference, gathered 7,200+ developers from around the world at Shoreline Amphitheatre in Mountain View, CA. Attendees enjoyed a 3 day festival with technical Sessions, Office Hours, Codelabs, Sandbox Demos, App Reviews, an After Hours Block Party, and a Concert by LCD Soundsystem — making the best use of the […]

Android TV: How to Engage More Users and Earn More Revenue (Google I/O ’17)

7 days ago
Learn about strategies and techniques for monetization and increasing engagement on Android TV. Hear how new features such as the Google Assistant, recommendations, subscriptions, and more can help seamlessly drive users to your app content, to help you build a happy and engaged user base. Watch more Android talks at I/O ’17 here: See […]

Android Wear UI Development Best Practice (Google I/O ’17)

7 days ago
We have made significant updates to the Android Wear UI framework since launch to best support Material Design for Android Wear. We will cover why we deprecated a number of UI classes, how we are integrating this with the Android mobile support library and what developers should use going forward. In addition, we will go […]

How to Enable Contextual App Experiences (Google I/O ’17)

7 days ago
It’s important to understand user context and their interactions with the world around them. Who or what they’re near can power magical user experiences. The Awareness and Nearby APIs enable your application to understand context and power contextual experiences. This session will provide you with an overview of these APIs, examples of some of the […]

Enterprise Mobility at Microsoft (IT Expert roundtable April 2017)

7 days ago
IT Showcase brought together IT experts from our Enterprise Mobility at Microsoft course to answer your questions about how Microsoft IT designs, deploys, and supports mobility at Microsoft. In this session, they discuss personal devices on the corporate network, Intune, mobile device management, Azure Active Directory, hybrid environments, Microsoft Teams, securing corporate resources, managing apps […]

Life is Great and Everything Will Be Ok, Kotlin is Here (Google I/O ’17)

7 days ago
Using Kotlin for Android development has grown in popularity over the past few years and is now officially supported by Google. If you are not already using Kotlin you might be wondering why and how to adopt it. In the first part of this talk, Jake will cover advancing the usage and design patterns of […]

Android Animations Spring to Life (Google I/O ’17)

7 days ago
Learn how to create richer, more dynamic animations for your applications. This session will cover a new physics-based animation library that provides a set of APIs for building animations that dynamically react to user input. Watch more Android talks at I/O ’17 here: See all the talks from Google I/O ’17 here: Subscribe […]

Getting Started with Kotlin

1 week ago
We have never added a new programming language to Android… until now! With Android Studio 3.0 we are officially supporting Kotlin for creating Android apps. Learn how to start a new project with the Kotlin language enabled or how to convert your existing classes using the Convert Java file to Kotlin refactoring. For more information […]

What’s New for Android TV (Google I/O ’17)

1 week ago
Developers will learn what’s new with Android TV, from recent system enhancements that help users quickly access relevant content, to an overview of new APIs for developers to build apps for Android TV. This session will cover new APIs, features and also upcoming platform enhancements. Watch more Android talks at I/O ’17 here: See […]

ExoPlayer: Flexible Media Playback for Android (Google I/O ’17)

1 week ago
ExoPlayer is an open source media playback library for Android. Used by thousands of applications, it enables great media experiences and can be customized to suit individual needs. Recent additions to the library have ranged from a new high level API to advanced features such as multi-period DASH support and spatial audio. In this talk […]

Architecture Components: Improve Your App’s Design

1 week ago
Check out the code labs: Lifecycle Architecture Components Codelab: Persistence Architecture Components Codelab: Check out the docs and samples: App Architecture Guide: Architecture Components docs: Architecture Components samples: Build robust Android apps using the new architecture components. New classes and interfaces, such as ViewModel, LiveData and LifecycleObserver, make it easy […]

Android Studio 3.0 Canary 1

1 week ago
At Google I/O 2017, we’re announcing the first preview of Android Studio 3.0, available to download in the Canary channel. This update brings a ton of new features and improvements, including Kotlin support, Android O APIs, Java 8 language features, external APK debugging, Instant Apps modules and refactoring, unified profilers and more. Also learn about […]