Google I/O 2017 – The Internet of Things

Google IO 2017

Google I/O 2017 on May 17 – The Internet of Things, Google Assistant, VR/AR, AI/machine learning, and Firebase. Watch Live on the Best Cellular website!

What is Google I/O 2017?

Google started I/O as an outdoor developer festival in 2008. It is returning to the Shoreline Amphitheater in Mountain View, California for the second year in a row. “I/O” refers to the computing concept of “Input/Output.” The event usually features workshops and lessons on app development and software integration, with a focus on Google’s own open-source platforms. In addition to the main conference in California, developers around the world can watch via livestreaming and participate in I/O Extended sessions.

When is Google I/O 2017?

Google I/O 2017 begins May 17 and will run until May 19th, 2017. Google will host I/O 2017 outdoors at the Shoreline Amphitheater in Mountain View, California this year. If you can’t make it to California you can watch the livestream below!

Themes of Google I/O 2017

  • Platforms – One major theme of this years Google I/O conference is Platforms. These platforms connect us to billions of users around the world.
  • Building on Mobile -Another main theme this year will be the infrastructure and services to take mobile apps to a whole other level.
  • Grow & Earn – There will be a huge focus at Google I/O this year on acquiring and engaging new users & how to grow successful businesses.
  • Beyond Mobile – We’re excited about this years focus on expanding to new interfaces and pushing the possibilities. The Internet of Things will be a main topic, as it relates to Android and wearable tech.

Tickets are long sold out but you can tune into I/O Live and watch the #io17 broadcast!

The Internet of Things

Best Cellular is proud to be an IoT Mobile Data Provider with the ability to supply many of these IoT companies with the mobile data needed to power their IoT development! These are exciting times in the advancement of mobile technology!