Google just announced a brand new app, more like a feature, called Google Lens that harness the power of Google Assistant on all camera-related activities. Google Lens is the search giant’s latest offering that enables AI-powered Google Assistant on processing things that you see in real-life. With a simple scan of your a sign board, you can translate the text on that board to your local language in real-time and process this result in whatever application you want / in whatever application it can.
Google I/O is all set to go live in a matter of few minutes. I am Arun Sathiya and I am at the Google I/O extended event at Google Bangalore hosted by #gdgbangalore. I will be covering all the breaking updates from the keynote right on our Twitter page. Alternatively, you can read updates as they are out right here. In the meantime, do not forget to read our roundup of all the updates from Google I/O 2016.
Google I/O is an annual developer meet when Google announces new app launches, major software upgrades, software support for their devices and third-party OEMs. At Google I/O 2016, we saw a few major upgrades to Android as a whole - for smartphones, Android Auto, Android for other devices and more. Here’s a quick recap on what we saw last year. Key stats on last year’s Google I/O event As much as 7000 developers and bloggers attended the Google I/O event in live.