Just started watching the keynote, some interesting new stuff coming! Google Play API updates: Google Maps Android API v2 Locations APIs Google+ Sign-In Google Cloud Messaging 0:27:00 - Google Cloud Messaging - Notification syncing; remove/confirm a notification on one device (dismiss a calendar event for example) and it will sync this action to all Android devices - very nice. Google Play game services announced (0:28:00) Cloud save Achievements Leaderboards Multiplayer (Google provides the "servers" and matchmaking) Crossplatform on Android, iOS and web - means people with different devices can play together. 0:31:00 - That awkward wait for a game to load, and then having the app crash. Android Studio (0:34:00) - a code editor for Android, some incredible little features such as previewing icons and colors in the editor margin, live rendering of an application while you are working on the code, with lots of options for screen sizes making it very easy to make applications for different devices, and also for things like creating multi-lingual apps. Google Play developer console changes (0:39:00) Optimization Tips App Translation Service (in-console option to request translation from vendors) Referral Tracking (where are installs coming from) Usage Metrics (like Google Analytics for apps) Revenue Graphs Beta Testing & Staged Rollouts (!) Google Play UI updates - (0:46:30) Visual updates More personalisation (recommendations) "Designed for tablets" filter (really? it took this long? ok...) Browser updates coming very soon Continued - Google Play Music changes - 0:50:40 Google Play Music - All Access Sounds like what I think Pandora does - you can play almost anything that they have, and it can make playlists based on what you like and what you have (on Google Music). $9.99/mth ($7.99 if you sign up sooner) Official Android ASOP on other devices - 0:58:00 Bootloader unlocked Galaxy S4 direct from Google that will receive Android updates at the same time as Nexus devices. Lots of clapping - price $649 - silence... then laughter, yeah Chrome on Android - 1:02:00 Same experience on computers and Android with Chrome OpenGL on Android Chrome - 1:09:00 WebP - New open image type which provides smaller images than JPG, supports transparency and animation! Wow... VP9 - High compression video format Mobile compression proxy - changes images and videos to smaller files, optimises html, css and whatnot to make a smaller download for mobile devices - testing shows a 46% reduction in data usage Google Wallet for mobile improvement - one click purchasing Web components - build your own html tags! Coming soon... Chromebooks - the Pixel - 1:24:30 Hardware giveaway - Pixel Chromebook Google & Education - 1:26:00 New initiative - Google Play for Education - a way to manage and control Android devices in education. Starts with a separate store with apps which are screened and recommended, and sorted by grade level. With using Google Apps for Education you can push apps out to groups of students, organise payments, etc. Also supports books and videos (eg. Youtube) Chromebooks in Education - 1:32:00 Malaysia as an example - Google Apps for Education, Chromebooks and 4G internet - easy, low maintenance, low cost Google+ - 1:35:00 New stream (homepage) New Hangouts New photos (Sorry, lost interest around here - just some search stuff) Google Maps Interface overhaul Lots of little feature updates 3D mapping - imagery overlaid on 3D models Noticed this morning that my "Google Chat" is now "Google Hangouts" - new UI and icon. Also on the Play store is "Hangouts (replaces Talk)" - effing finally!