At I/O 2017, Google leaders announced machine learning-based features like Suggested Sharing, Shared Libraries, and the ability to make physical photo books out of a user's images in Google Photos. In fact, data management is a big feature for the OS, and owners of an Android Go phone will be able to check out data use directly on its notification settings panel.
Standalone virtual reality (VR) headsets are coming soon to Google Daydream through partnerships between Google and manufacturers like HTC and Lenovo.
We'll be covering all of the news here in real-time over the next several hours. It's smarter than the voice search found in the main Google app and understands things like follow-up questions.
Google's voice-based Assistant, unveiled at last year's I/O and released later in the year, competes with Apple's Siri and Amazon's Alexa.
Attendees at the Google I/O 2017 Conference.
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It's been a year since we first heard about Instant Apps, a neat-sounding feature that launches a slice of an app you don't have, instead of making you download the entire thing from the Play Store. Google has put additional automatic limits on what apps can do in the background in three main areas: implicit broadcasts, background services, and location updates. One new feature called Google Play Protect scans apps to look for malicious code, Burke said. It could already filter out the best photos out of the myriads you'd take on a vacation and make a album for you to share, and even pester you to share it. The report also says that it will integrate with other Google apps installed on users' iPhones. Additionally, Actions on Google will now support transactions like payments, identity management, account creation, and more. The new TPUs which can be rigged together to form supercomputers will be able to carry forward the AI-driven vision by helping developers train massive neural nets and even make inferences. It's also found on Android devices and the Google Home speaker. There will be new Wi-Fi features such as Wi-Fi Aware, previously known as Neighbour Awareness Networking (NAN), which allows devices to connect directly to each other via Wi-Fi Aware without any other type of connectivity between them, such as Wi-Fi Access Point or Cellular.
It is not expected that Google will announce any new hardware device at the I/O event; Google usually reveals such devices in the hardware event that is held during the fall every year.