Google I/O Extended 2014 – Highlights

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The Show starts with a big bang and starting the show with Hi to UK I participant Nigeria and Brazil.  This time Female developer, join  in the part by 20%, that’s increasing by 14% from last  year. Google is encouraging the female developer in the Google IO 14, Even we cover the show in Sri Lanka, Sri Lanka got a small number of Google Staff but the encouraged the developer to do more.

Sundar Pichi starts the Show with Hi and maintained that about increased  1 Billion active Android users and 20Billion text messages and 93 Million selfies and 100 Billion times Android users checking their device per day, With Android Tablet Usage also increased by 62%.  Day by day mobile users rate is getting higher this is one good example of that.

Google Launched some main Developer Preview, L Developer Preview most of them interested about this preview because they consider about Design and looks for Android. Google is trying to make the mobile the first experience you get and then the other devices around you to connect to that, and this was very evident in AndroidAuto, AndroidWear and AndroidTV announcements that prevailed in the keynote and how they are all centered on the mobile device.

Sundar Pichai Announced that Google Play Games gets 100 Million new user  every 6 months. Google Paid $5 Billion  for developer  from Google IO 13. With this All Google IO 14 Developer who visit the show get a #cardboard and LG G, Samsung of Moto 360 Smartwatch. (Only in US)




Lenovo’s budget tabs A7-30, A7-50, A8


New Lenovo tab series people who are looking for cheapest tabs on the market this is the right products
The Tab A7-30, A7-50, A8 and A10 all have Dolby audio that should improve your small-screen movie experience. Running OS android and all devices powered by quad core Processor . A7 30 7″ display tab, A7 50 with HD screen and 2mp front cam. A10 10″ display.  Price range might go around $170 ~$ 290. Team Lenovo hasn’t confirmed anything about the launch date.  After taking over Motorola most of the tech geeks expecting tech changes with Lenovo. We can expect this device by second quater.

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Facebook New Messenger – Updated



New Facebook Messenger Looks nice, The messenger is a fast, free and reliable way to stay in touch. It’s just like texting, but you don’t have to pay for every message (it works with your data plan). (Mentioned in iTunes Page)


Get to your messages without opening Facebook.
Chat with groups and make plans on the go.
Bring messages to life with stickers.
Send photos privately.
Keep the conversation going: with chat heads, you can chat while using other apps.
Text your phone contacts, even if you’re not Facebook friends.
Share your location so people know when you’re nearby.
Record voice messages.
Make free calls, even to friends in other countries.
know when people have seen your messages.
See who’s available on Messenger and who’s active on Facebook.
Stay logged in so you never miss a message.
Turn off notifications when you’re working, sleeping or just need a break.

These are the special features in the Facebook Messenger, most of the exited with this and its allowed to share the images,  And now Facebook worked with very creative Sticker so we can share our expressions with our loved once. Without a word explaining about something now possible with Facebook Messenger. Now Facebook Messenger in a good standard to Compete with IOS, Android, and Windows Messengers. Especially now days we are sending less SMS’s instead of that we started to use free messengers.  But to Facebook is not too hard to promote their messenger because according to the 2013 FB Report FB got 1.15 billion so now it more, Facebook can move the game is bit easy.





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The Next Web Launched Top 22 Chatting App


Source: TNW, Facebook,theverge, appadvice, cnet

Samsung open’s gate for developers


Now Samsung is open for all the developers. Like recently apple launched ios7 along with that Nike company launched ios7 compatible app with that u update. Like that Samsung now making their move. We can see massive android apps inside the Google play and now Samsung looking for some special apps for future smartphone, on my last blog post I mentioned about Samsung planing to launch carved smartphone next so sometime it might works with that.  Now Samsung. Trying to build a better eco system. And Samsung especially mentioned app for government, medical, education, transportation. Samsung mentioned that more than 1000 softwares and hardware hooks available. And including special tool for Samsung’s s-pen feature optimizing. With this sort of tools help developer fine tune the app more.

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Google’s all Nexus phones sold out


Google play sold all nexus 4 smartphones 8 and 16gb. So gooogle’s plan stoping the nexus 4 and again teaming up with LG for nexus 5, and nexus 5 comes with newst android kitkat.  We can expect the horizontal nexus logo placed smartphone which captured in android kitkat announcement.

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Student Edition Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 10.1 with Dock, Keyboard


Samsung on Monday announced that its Galaxy Tab 2 10.1 Student Edition package is now available from Best Buy, Amazon, Wal-Mart, Toys ‘R’ Us, BJ’s, P.C. Richard & Son and Office Max. The bundle includes a desktop dock and a Bluetooth keyboard and costs $349.99, which Samsung says is about $100 off the retail price if consumers were to purchase all three products separately. The tablet makes its U.S. debut in white as part of the Student Edition bundle and ships with one free year of 50GB of Dropbox storage.  Samsung now starts to promote everywhere and now, in future most of them going used with Samsung Android. Samsung Reaching the younger Generations now so in future also that student going to switch with the Samsung and Android continuously so this students edition tabs also long-term marketing plans and specially this products recommending by schools so most of the younger generation people will register it Samsung is the trusted and reliable product and they going to get used to Google products in young age.  It helps in the future to promote the Samsung products in future.


2G Network GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
3G Network HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100
Announced 2012, February
Status Available. Released 2012, May
Dimensions 256.6 x 175.3 x 9.7 mm (10.10 x 6.90 x 0.38 in)
Weight 588 g (1.30 lb)
Type PLS TFT capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Size 800 x 1280 pixels, 10.1 inches (~149 ppi pixel density)
Multitouch Yes
Protection Corning Gorilla Glass
TouchWiz UX UI
Alert types Vibration, MP3 ringtones
Loudspeaker Yes, with stereo speakers
3.5mm jack Yes
Card slot microSD, up to 32 GB
Internal 16/32 GB storage, 1 GB RAM
Speed HSDPA, 21 Mbps; HSUPA, 5.76 Mbps
WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, dual-band, Wi-Fi hotspot
Bluetooth Yes, v3.0 with A2DP
USB Yes, v2.0, USB Host
Primary 3.15 MP, 2048×1536 pixels
Features Geo-tagging
Video Yes, 720p
Secondary Yes, VGA
OS Android OS, v4.0.3 (Ice Cream Sandwich), upgradable to v4.1 (Jelly Bean)
Chipset TI OMAP 4430
CPU Dual-core 1 GHz Cortex-A9
GPU PowerVR SGX540
Sensors Accelerometer, gyro, compass
Messaging SMS(threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Email, IM
Browser HTML, Adobe Flash
Radio No
GPS Yes, with A-GPS support and GLONASS
Java Yes, via Java MIDP emulator
Colors Black, White
– SNS integration – TV-out – MP4/DivX/Xvid/FLV/MKV/H.264/H.263 player – MP3/WAV/eAAC+/Flac player – Organizer – Image/video editor – Document editor/viewer – Google Search, Maps, Gmail, YouTube, Calendar, Google Talk, Picasa – Voice memo/dial – Predictive text input (Swype)
BATTERY Non-removable Li-Po 7000 mAh battery
Stand-by Up to 2000 h
Talk time Up to 10 h
MISC SAR US 1.34 W/kg (body)
SAR EU 0.99 W/kg (body)

Nokia Lumia 520 vs Samsung Galaxy S4

The Nokia Lumia 520 is an Entry Level Smartphone Windows Phone 8 device manufactured by Nokia. It was announced at the 2013 Mobile World Congress along with another device, the Nokia Lumia 720.


The Nokia Lumia 521 supports 4G (but not LTE) and has a sensitive 4-inch screen, a 5-megapixel camera with 720p HD video capture, and the full helping of Nokia’s Windows Phone apps.

Some People Hunting Mobile Devices for High price range, Some are looking for Bit less, Some are for features, today we going to see about comprizon about Nokia Lumia 520 or 521 (521 if American version and 520 just normal), with Samsung Galaxy S4. Recently got to now about these both phone features first better have a look at the Specs


Nokia Lumia 520 is the Starter phone people who looking for bit low price thats good and some features are less that Samsung Galaxy S4. Nokia Lumia 520 is not a 4G Device, Screen Res making a Major changes with those Smartphones. Ram and Internal storage Bit Different, Cam Quality is not that much good with Nokia but Samsung Galaxy S4 goes with good features. CPU Range is Samsung Galaxy S4 better ones. Still Nokia Goes with Windows why they can’t move with Android also like HTC so they get better Audience. Anyhow Samsung Galaxy S4 got the Latest Android updates and meanwhile Windows phones Samsung Got. I mentioned in my earlier blog post the better Nokia put a try out and see  with Android.  For now 900 Million Devices people more and more interested with Android. There is  One Main reason people who choosing Android for that is we don’t need to pay for the OS its free.

Overall when we looking into this devices if we looking in to the Cheap and best device better to go with Nokia Lumia 520 / 521 , Looking  for very high end device Switch to Samsung Galaxy S4.

Google I/O Keynote-Google+ with New Updates

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Vic Gundotra Senior Vice President

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Google makes all Plus users Wow, 41 New Google + Updates in 3 Major Areas, Stream , Hangout, Photos. Google Gave a Solution for Plus Home Page We can concentrate lots of topics this new layout makes you more interesting not like never ending newspaper.   If  we don’t like lots of column in your Google Plus go to more link and you can swith it  to one columns. And if we keeping Multicolumns, according to you screen resolution it changes, to two or three columns. Some of my friends mentioned that New Google plus seems like new Facebook and Pinterest. But i feel that Google doing more better there is no copying other social medias.  Share Box Animating out. Slide in and out menu bar. even all posts seems like cards flip and and folding way.  Personally i like the related hashTags (#) this feature if you not mentioning any hash tag automatically checks out posts and photos. Now Google Plus started analyze you post and placing hashtags.  Once we clicking the hash tags in one post the same post automatically filips and checks the whats next in those hashtags and we can click next and see others also.

Now the time talk about next hangout, first i want to tell the we can see our old conversations what we made with our friends and family. Even Conference Conversation and images too. If you wanted to delete your old conversations yes you can do that. This features Available for web base and Android and iOS Conversations. For web based Hanout available has a chrome extension. Now i ‘ m started to use the feature in my office and home PC i feel very easy to use hangout and i don’t need the Gtalk any more. If you are interested to use this hangout please click the link below :

Now About photo. Normally with Google plus we can upload any nos of photos in standard size but  in Hi-Res only up to 5 GB only available,  In Google I/O Conference Google increased the capacity of Hi-Res Photos up to 15GB.  Next Feature Highlights  this is Filters the Best photos of our albums and shows in front line if we uploading about 150 Pics at once google Highlight works and summarized about 25.Rest of them can see in end of the album more photos. And we can Auto Enhance feature that mean automatic image editing the photo once we click the on contrast pics and making skin softening also. Once you clicking the enhance according to our pic the  the effect works. To apply this feature we want to do only one thing rollover the image and click Enhance.  Next Photo Feature is Awesome collecting some photos that we took same time and making animation called Awesome.

Google I/O Keynote-Samsung Galaxy S4 with Android 4.2 Jelly Bean (Same like Nexus)

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Hugo Barra VP, Product Manager


On Google I/O lots of Magical things happens one of them you can see it in the screen. Yes That’s Samsung Galaxy s4 coming with Original Android Like Nexus. Running Android 4.2 Jellybean.  We can experiences the features same as  Google Nexus. This Device Will Receive update promptly when ever Google Android Give updates. You can get this device June 26 onward and its available in  Google Play Store  for $649.

Basic Features of this phones

  1. Nexus user experience
  2. T Mobile and AT&T
  3. LTE support
  4. 16 GB
  5. Boot-loader unlocked

Google I/O Keynote- Google Play Store & Google Play Music All Access

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Chris Yerga Engineering Director Android.

With this Google I/O  Google Play also fine tuned by Google. New Google Play Presented way is very awesome and it comes out very nicely with Tabs. We Gets the Movie Collection by out previous download so when we keep using the Google Play that become our choice 100%. Meanwhile  you can recommend any movies the your friends. This Google Play store Google Designed to Adopting to you.  What ever the thing in the Google Play store we can recommend to a our buddies. Google Play Stores Specialty is According to the screen size of the user’s deceive the Stores views changes.  This time Google Launched Navigation model in the left corner of the store that helps to switch to music, App, Movies, Books etc in easiest way.


Another Wonder full news from Google Play to all Music Lovers. Just$9.99 we can access any number of music.  In the All Access app what ever we see we can  immediately   we can play the music and we can start a radio with one click. And the All Access build a never-ending music play to keep you enjoying music. what ever we choose to play first in All access that automatically simulates the playlist , if you are seeing you no favorite song in you playlist you can swipe out to take it off. All Access got 22 popular genres so we can switch the music according our mood and music taste.