Google IO 2015 details | Android M, Google’s Projects and more
Last month (May 2015) Google held developer’s conference Google IO and shown some of the best inventions and projects that are going on in Google. Following are significant projects that Google showed at the Google IO 2015 that are under development. Here are Google IO 2015 details:
Google’s ATAP (Advanced Technology and Project) team is working on Project Vault. Project vault is an innovative idea from Google that aims to bring security to your device with the help of Micro SD cards. But the micro SD’s are not going to be the ordinary. They are unique SD cards that would have their own OS installed on them, and also they will have an NFC chip. They will automatically secure files when used on our smartphones. There will be a separate Microprocessor in them. These SD cards will be termed as Smart because they are not “Ordinary” like others.
Google’s ATAP Team is working on this project also. The project aims to kill passwords. It’s a new take on improving the security of devices and online services.
Key features are:
1- Finger Scanner support for Android
2-Smart lock Passwords manager is now available in new Google play services update
3-Checks whether the person using the phone is the owner of the phone.
4-Use of facial recognition techniques
5- Voice detection of the owner
6-Behavioural data (Learn about your activities on device)
7-Secure your device if it detects any other person is using it.
It is one of the best and innovative projects Google shared. This project is also under Google’s ATAP Team. It aims to make Human gesture energy into recognizable gestures. These are smaller chips that are powerful and also responsive. Can understand natural gestures.
Video Project Soli:
This project is the second most innovative one after Project Soli. It aims to weave technology into your clothes. Project Jacquard is a collaboration of Google and Levi’s. They together are making clothes that are smart enough to control your devices by using a woven touch pads inside the clothes. Google wants to turn your clothes into a touchpad.
Google’s project jump is a collaboration with GoPro. Go Pro is a company which is famous for making actions cams.
This project aims to capture VR videos with 16 Hero4 cameras made by GoPro. This project also seeks to bring that videos experience to Youtube.
It was the project Google shared last year but was still under development. It is a tablet named Tango that can capture 3D around you, and also you can experience Virtual Reality with this. It is actually for Inside Navigation and 3D maps building. It is cool.
Also, See World’s first Tango smartphone by Lenovo
New Google Cardboard:
Google also announced new cardboard version of Google cardboard. It is now bigger and better and supports up to 6” smartphones like Nexus 6. Follow official link for more:
Google Photos Service:
Now this is also one of the significant announcements. Google made Photos app separate from Google+ and made it unlimited free for High-quality Photos. The original sized photos will be counted in storage, but High-quality uploads will be counted in Unlimited storage.