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)

 

 

Toshiba Chromebook – CES 2014

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Toshiba’s Chrome’s first Chromebook on CES 2014, 13.3 Inches HD Display 1366×768 resolution, This chromebook targeted for home and students. Hardware processor, dual core  and with 9 hour battery life. With this chrome Book Default Google feature, Gmail, YouTube, Google Maps built-in Apps and 100 GB google cloud drive free for 2 years. Available Webcam, USB 3.0, HDMI, inbuilt WIFI, SD Card slot. 10 000 free Apps Available with Chrome Web Store. Chromebook cost $479 NZD. 

Upgraded Google maps

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Google making lots of changes with their products, the good example is Google chrome now what we getting the upgraded chrome without chrome even we can use the app which we added to chrome. With Google maps we can access to our apps. Now what’s new with Google maps , maps can show now multiple routes, and it’s available only for us users global users will get the updates soon. After user entering the starting point then we can look for multiple destinations and how long it goes to reach the end point. Once user enters the destination point in the bottom we ‘ll get the images of the destination.

There is another feature to come we wanted to just only the venu so Google maps search for the locations and give US as drop down menu place picker.

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