As we wind down CES coverage and amp up for MWC, it is also important to remember that Google holds their own big event once a year. Google I/O in 2015 saw lots of software announcements, including the number of bug fixes and battery enhancements coming to Android M and the new and improved Photos app. Unlike CES and MWC, Google I/O can be pretty pricey to attend, even for media. Yesterday, Sundar Pichai announced that this year I/O will take place May 18-20 and the event is being moved to Mountain View and the Shoreline Amphitheatre:
I/O'16 coming to neighborhood where it all started 10 yrs ago: Shoreline Amphitheatre in Mountain View, May 18-20. More details soon. #io16
— sundarpichai (@sundarpichai) January 12, 2016
We will certainly do our best to get our hands on an invite through Google’s random drawing system when it opens. This year expect to see a lot of IoT, wearables, and of course…an update on Android N. The event is a bit earlier this year so mark your calendar and plan to skip work for the keynote!
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