Tuesday, December 13, 2016

Google News Roundup for Tuesday, December 13, 2016

Here is the Google News Roundup for Tuesday, December 13, 2016:

Android Things is Google’s rebranded IoT OS, lets Android devs easily build smart devices
- 9to5Google

Android Wear 2.0 Developer Preview 4 adds in-app billing & authentication, return of swipe-to-dismiss
- 9to5Google

Booking fitness classes just got a whole lot easier
- Google: The Keyword

Bringing a virtual Pride parade to students in Bogota, Colombia
- Google: The Keyword

Chrome OS and Android will remain separate, says Lockheimer
- Phandroid

Google acquires smartwatch OS Cronologics for Android Wear platform
- Android Community

Google Allo passes 10 million installs after 12 weeks on the Play Store
- 9to5Google

Google Drive for iOS can backup your contacts, photos, and calendar events to make it easier to switch to Android
- 9to5Google

Google’s redesigned product page showcases the company’s entire hardware & software line
- 9to5Google

Grain Valley School District’s new approach to 21st-century education
- Google: The Keyword

How BlackDog Advertising engages Statue of Liberty visitors with Chrome
- Google: The Keyword

Introducing the WebVR API in Chrome for Android
- Chromium Blog

One-click software Test Drives by Orbitera, now on GCP
- Google: the Keyword

Sharing National Security Letters with the Public
- Google: The Keyword

Support your Gmail users more easily with revamped bounce messages and message headers
- G Suite Update Alerts

The Google car is no more: Meet the Waymo
- Ars Technica