Transformer: A Novel Neural Network Architecture for Language Understanding

Posted by Jakob Uszkoreit, Software Engineer, Natural Language Understanding Neural networks, in particular recurrent neural networks (RNNs), are now at the core of the leading approaches to language understanding tasks such as language modeling, machine translation and question answering. In Attention Is All You Need we introduce the Transformer, a novel neural network architecture based on […]

Launchpad Accelerator is open to more countries around the world! Apply now.

Posted by Roy Glasberg, Global Lead, Launchpad Program & Accelerator Launchpad Accelerator gives us an opportunity to work with and empower amazing developers, who are solving major challenges all around the world — whether it’s streamlining digital commerce across Africa, providing access to multimedia tools that support special needs education, or using AI to simplify […]

Back to School in the Tar Heel State

This week, North Carolina students headed back to class, and their teachers were ready for them. Beyond arranging their rooms, hosting open houses and preparing lesson plans, teachers are seeking out the tech resources that will make their classroom an environment that is better able to equip students with 21st century skills. Thanks to a […]

Automatic protections in Android: Q&A with a security expert

Editor’s note: The Android security team works to keep more than two billion users safe, and with the release of Android Oreo, they’ve rolled out some new security protections. We sat down with Adrian Ludwig, Director of Android Security to learn about his team, their approach to security, and what Oreo’s new protections mean for […]

Updates to Google Play policy promote standalone Android Wear apps

Posted by Hoi Lam, Lead Developer Advocate, Android Wear Strava – a standalone wear app available to both Android and iOS users Android Wear 2.0 represents the the latest evolution of the Android Wear platform. It introduced the concept of standalone apps that can connect to the network directly and work independently of a smartphone. […]

Coding gets easier with new series of books on Google Play

Girls Who Code wants to close the gender gap in technology. In order to do that, they help kids develop an interest in science and technology at an early age. This is where Google Play comes in—we’re putting together a new collection of 13 books on Google play that will get kids excited about coding. We’re […]

Google Play Developer API new fields for In-app Billing information

Posted by Neto Marin, Developer Advocate We’d like to share with you some good news about an improvement in the data available via the Google Play Developer API. Starting Monday Aug 28, the API for Purchases.productsand Purchases.subscriptionswill be returning a couple of new values: orderId To be returned via both products and subscriptions API For […]

Google Play Developer API new fields for In-app Billing information

Posted by Neto Marin, Developer Advocate We’d like to share with you some good news about an improvement in the data available via the Google Play Developer API. Starting Monday Aug 28, the API for Purchases.productsand Purchases.subscriptionswill be returning a couple of new values: orderId To be returned via both products and subscriptions API For […]

Explore your new campus with Google Maps

Whether you’re a freshman, transfer student, or visiting parent, Google Maps helps you get where you’re going (and more) on campus and off. Navigate to specific areas on campusCollege campuses can be huge, with sprawling buildings, social areas, and sports stadiums. When navigating to a campus on Google Maps, just type in the college name […]

Google AMP Cache, AMP Lite y la furia por la velocidad

 Publicado por Huibao Lin y Eyal Peled, ingenieros de software, Google En Google, creemos en la velocidad como principio fundamental para el diseño de productos. El formato Accelerated Mobile Pages (AMP) permite garantizar que el contenido se cargue de manera rápida y confiable, pero se pueden obtener resultados aún mejores. El almacenamiento inteligente en […]