Google I/O 2020 is an annual developer conference held by Google, is set to take place between May 12 and May 14. The search giant announced the dates officially after releasing a puzzle to tease its next annual developer conference.
As per the information, Google is likely to introduce Android 11 at the I/O conference along with the Google Pixel 4A mobile. Android 11 supposed to be the next version after last year’s Android 10, which includes features to enhance mobility experience. In I/O 2020, Google expected to announce a new update to Google Assistant, and Artificial Intelligence focused developments.
Google CEO Sundar Pichai tweeted on Friday that Google I/O 2020, the developer-focused conference will be held at Shoreline Amphitheatre in Mountain View, California, from May 12 to May 14.
Sundar Pichai Twitter Link
The tweet by Sundar Pichai came as a follow-up of the I/O 2020 teaser released by Google. The teaser included a puzzle that ultimately made the dates of the next I/O developer conference official.
Google I/O Puzzle Teaser Link
Aside from the Android 11 and Google Pixel Phone launches, I/O 2020 may become the state for the launch of its new Nest connected devices. The company is likely to announce updates to its Nest Hub family.
For developers, Google announced Kotlin as the preferred programming language for Android app development at the I/O 2020 event. We expect some updates for the Kotlin language support at the event. Developers gets new Android Studio version and some new development tools.
The products like Google Chrome, Google Maps, Search, and YouTube are likely to get some new updates at I/O 2020. Users can expect some updates to Google’s take on foldable phones that it announced last year.
This time Google I/O 2020 dates won’t clash with the Microsoft Build, is an annual developer conference hosting by Redmond giant this year between May 19 and May 21. The difference between the Google I/O 2020 dates and Microsoft Build 2020 dates would make it easy for developers who build both mobile and PC apps, and want to attend both conferences.