Videos

Cloud Spanner 101: Google’s Mission-Critical Relational Database (Google I/O ’17)

1 month ago
In this session, we’ll share an overview of Google Cloud Spanner, Google’s mission-critical, relational and scalable application database, which is now publicly available as a managed service on Google Cloud. You’ll learn how Cloud Spanner evolved, how Google uses it internally and how you can use it for your next project. See all the talks […]

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

1 month 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: goo.gl/c0LWYl See […]

Applying Built-in Hacks of Conversation to Your Voice UI (Google I/O ’17)

1 month ago
As you gear up to build great Conversation Actions for the Google Assistant, find out how to leverage one of the principles that practically defines what it means to be “conversational” – our ability to take mental leaps, to draw inferences, to be informative, to feel like we’re making progress. Conversation is systematic, but to […]

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

1 month 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 […]

Project Magenta: Music and Art with Machine Learning (Google I/O ’17)

1 month ago
Google Brain researcher Douglas Eck will discuss Magenta, a project using TensorFlow to generate art and music with deep nets and reinforcement learning. He’ll also talk about how artists and musicians fit in to the effort. We’ll dive into some of the technical details and challenges faced in building generative models, but no machine learning […]

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

1 month 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 […]

Build Powerful Custom Apps Fast with App Maker on G Suite (Google I/O ’17)

1 month ago
App Maker is G Suite’s low-code app development tool that lets developers quickly build and deploy custom apps tailored to their company’s needs. Learn how citizen developers can quickly build apps to automate the small but manual tasks that clog up their worksteam, and how experienced developers can use Apps Script and our APIs to […]

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

1 month 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 […]

Cranking Up Performance in Graphics Intensive Web Apps and Games (Google I/O ’17)

1 month ago
Better graphics performance leads to richer, smoother and more responsive user experiences. Several new APIs (OffscreenCanvas, ImageBitmap and more) are geared at increasing graphics throughput and smoothness in applications that rely on the HTML canvas element. The possibilities offered by the new APIs range from simple performance tricks to powerful programming paradigms, such as asynchrony, […]

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

1 month 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: goo.gl/c0LWYl See all the talks from Google I/O ’17 here: goo.gl/D0D4VE Subscribe […]

Navigating Google Cloud Platform: A Guide for new GCP Users (Google I/O ’17)

1 month ago
Building great solutions requires you to know your tools. Coming from your own infrastructure or another cloud provider you might have trouble locating all of the tools at your disposal on Google Cloud Platform (GCP). Common questions: How do I get a Virtual Machine? What NoSQL solutions are available? Where do I open a firewall […]

Android Sensors & Location: What’s New & Best Practices (Google I/O ’17)

1 month ago
Location services on Android empowers developers to create personalized and contextual experiences in their apps based on location information. In this session, we’ll show some best practices for using Android location services while optimizing for performance and user experience. You will also learn about background location limits in the Android O release as well as […]