8 Key Announcements for Android Developers at Google IO

Another year, another Google IO. Google made a slew of announcements, from their own foray into the assistant arena, to several curious devices and apps. Few of these have details or any API access for developers, so SitePoint will cover those at a later date. If you’re interested in reading more, I recommend Google’s official IO blog post.

SitePoint has already covered what developers can expect in Android N, and it has been updated to include new announcements.

Some of my favorite (user-focussed) features coming to Android N include seamless updates (borrowed from ChromeOS), just-in-time compilation (goodbye “Android is Updating”)

But in this article I will focus on what you can work with right now and how to get started with it.

There’s a lot to cover, so time to dive into an Android sized pool.

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