Android now supports Kotlin
Android is adding support for the Kotlin programming language — a brilliantly designed, mature language that we believe will make Android development faster and more fun. Kotlin also plays well with the Java programming language, with effortless interoperation between the two. The Kotlin plugin is now bundled with Android Studio 3.0 and is available for immediate download.
Android Excellence collections
Be inspired by the Android Excellence collections on the Play Store showcasing apps and games that deliver incredible user experiences, design, localization, and technical performance.
Join the Actions on Google Developer Challenge
Turn your inspiration into action by building apps for the Google Assistant on Google Home, select Android devices, and iPhone. Enter to win more than 20 prizes, including a trip to Google I/O 2018. Your app must be approved by August 31st to be eligible, so start building!
Cloud Functions on Firebase Hosting
Use Cloud Functions on Firebase Hosting to build Progressive Web Apps with world-class scale, speed, and performance.
Introducing the TensorFlow Research Cloud
To accelerate the pace of open machine-learning research, we are introducing the TensorFlow Research Cloud (TFRC), a cluster of 1,000 Cloud TPUs that will be made available free of charge to support a broad range of computationally-intensive research projects that might not be possible otherwise.
Richer AdMob revenue insights with Firebase
Connect AdMob to Firebase to measure and identify opportunities for growing your app revenue and user engagement. It will also help you make smarter decisions to improve app health and performance with access to deeper reporting analytics and monetization insights.