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Say Hello to Android Things 1.0:
Android Things is Google's managed OS that enables you to build and maintain powerful Internet of Things devices from prototype to production. Android Things 1.0 is now available for developers to begin preparing their products for mass production. In this talk, we will discuss how Android Things solves cost, time to market, and security problems prevalent in IoT today. You will learn how the the hardware and software support model is designed to accelerate product development...especially for developers who are already familiar with the Android SDK.
Dave Smith is a Developer Advocate at Google, focused on IoT and the Android Things platform. Over the past decade he has worked with low power M2M systems and wireless radio links, and also built custom applications and system components to run Android on embedded platforms. He has a passion for finding opportunities to make devices, and developers, smarter.
About the Droids:
Each 3rd Tuesday of the month, we meet somewhere downtown. From 5:30-6pm we will socialize and enjoy food and drinks. At 6pm we will have a presentation about a new/interesting Android topic. If you are a new or experienced Android developer, or just someone that is curious about Android development, we hope you will join us and become a regular participant!