Google has introduced the dates for its annual developer convention, Google I/O, and it will likely be completely digital and free to look at on-line.
The annual convention is the place Google reveals off its newest adjustments to the Android working methods in addition to some new ideas or software program. Google I/O was canceled in 2020 as a result of coronavirus and returns in 2021 as a virtual-only occasion.
Google I/O will happen on Might 18 by means of Might 20 and might be broadcast completely on-line. Google made the announcement by means of an interactive puzzle posted to its Google events website. Those that want to reveal the dates on their very own should move elementary coding questions and puzzles.
Like Apple’s WWDC, Google I/O would invite builders around the globe for in-person bulletins and developer classes. There was at all times numerous fanfare across the occasion and Google usually tried to make the first keynote entertaining.
The convention will seemingly stay a lot the identical, simply broadcast on-line for anybody to look at totally free. Classes and the principle keynote had been at all times streamed or printed on-line totally free viewing, however builders needed to pay to point out up in individual. Google is not going to be charging for any classes or the convention as an entire attributable to its digital nature this yr.
The pandemic is not fairly over and firms proceed to show to digital codecs for occasions and displays. It will likely be troublesome to find out if corporations like Apple will wish to return to in-person occasions given the reception of its digital occasions.