Connecting Your Life to the Web, with Android

Location: Marina Ballroom F Level: Intermediate

By now, everybody understands the Web. However, for most people today the Web is something you go to and not something that goes with you. With Android, the Open Handset Alliance aims to extend the Web to you—wherever you are—not just at your desktop. Android will let developers build applications that don’t just go with you, but become part of your lives. We’ll introduce the Android platform and show a few examples of applications that fit into your life so naturally you’ll wonder how you ever got along without them.

Stop by to find out where Android came from, where it’s going, and how you can take part.

Dan Morrill


Dan joined Google Developer Programs in 2006 to help developers using tools and platforms such as Android and the Google Web Toolkit. Before joining Google, Dan was a computer scientist at GE Research, where he gave himself headaches by switching between web development in JavaScript and integrated circuit design in Verilog. Dan lives in Atlanta with his wife, two cats, and lots of video games.


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