Google introduces Speed Scorecard, other tools for mobile
Attn, developers. Google has introduced a couple of tools to test speeds of your Sites on mobiles. One of them is ‘Speed Scorecard.’ Check it out here.
Somewhat similar to what it offers in Europe through the Digital News Initiative, the new initiative is intended to be a wider worldwide expansion of those kinds of efforts.
The 2 are teaming up to offer training courses for the Google Android Developer Certification exam.
Google just rebranded its Android Wear watch platform with a new name – Wear OS.
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As part of this, Google is also launching a new software development kit for Unity, one of the most popular game engines in the world, to make it easy to incorporate this mapping data into a game.
It’s a tiny new sensor from Google’s Advanced Technology & Projects group that uses miniature radar to track the human hand & detect touchless gesture interactions.
Google says it’s embarking on a project to convince the group in charge of Web standards to adopt technology inspired by its Accelerated Mobile Pages.
Google is officially rolling out its ‘Lens’ to Android phones that have Google Photos installed.
Flutter is Google’s mobile UI framework for crafting high-quality native interfaces on iOS & Android.
Google has started adding businesses to its early access program for the same.
An update is being rolled out to Android Pay along with some new functionality.