Google I/O 2016 Highlights

Google I/O 2016

The tech giant Google, this year at I/O has announced few fascinating and amazing ways to interact with technology. Google showed a glimpse of  futuristic human interactions with amazing AI backed devices such Google Home. This is time the I/O developers conference held at the Shoreline Amphitheatre in Mountain View, California. Google CEO sundar pichai revealed their future plans in this key note conference by displaying their innovative approach for getting information from internet by showing what their “Assistant” can do. there are several key announcements made by the Google head people, following are the list of them.

Google Assistant


The assistant from Google sounds like an advancement of Google now search application which helps us for doing voice searches by talking to the device. you can ask assistant question repeatedly and it will give you answers in quick time. The commands are increased in numbers, so you now ask the assistant more questions to get easy answers. Assistant keeps learning from the users questions and it become more interactive than ever with Google search.

Google Home

google home device

The video shown as promo given us the future of home assistant. the device looks similar as amazons echo but different design gives an amazing view to it. The Google Home is voice enabled device which helps you to complete the daily tasks in your home. the Google home gives controls on several things with saying voice commands or talking to it. you can send messages, check calendar, control music in the home, on/ff lights , ask questions and get replies for your kids home work.

Google New Allo & Duo

google allo and duo apps

Allo makes utilization of machine programs out how to make smart answers to messages. It can expect your answers to certain messages in view of past reactions. the app predicts the responses and generates quick replies for you in advance. it decodes information from the images, based on that the app creates intelligent replies. another fantastic feature is you can just scroll to increase or decrease font size. Google integrates the assistant into the Allo messenger for efficient use, google promises to provide high standard security and privacy for the app.

Duo is another app specially designed for the video calling.  A single simplified one tap app, which claimed to be ‘work well under slower networks’. it works both on android and iOS. A special feature introduced on this which called to be ‘knock knock’, which shows preview of the caller before even lifting the call.

Day Dream VR

google day dream

Google started its own VR segment which is on new platform called Day Dream, which comes with unified solution for smart phones, controllers, devices, apps and VR enabled devices. Google created optimized VR controller, which controls an internal sensor to determine the exact positions.

Android N

android n

Google brought major improvements and discussed them at I/O, a vary serious improvements has placed in Android N. A long waited features like split screen, multi-tasking and replying directly from notification are few of them.

Naming Android N

name android

The name of Android N has not been finalized yet but Google revealed that it has choice to decide the name of next android version name. Now, people can vote or submit the name which they wish for Android N at name the Android N


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