10.00 Sundar Pichai
Keep making magic
Goal: Building a more helpful Google for everyone.
Google News “full coverage” will become a standard result for Google Search.
Adding camera & AR to search results. Placing 3D models in your own environment.
Google Lens now part of Assistant, Photos and Camera.
New Lens features:
- Find menu recommendations in restaurants.
- Text to speech.
- Translations in situ.
10.20 Sundar Pichai
Duplex now available in 44 states in the USA.
Adding tasks on the web:
- Rental car reservations. (Gets context information from GMail.)
10.25 Scott Huffmann – Google Assistant
Google Assistant data on your device. Process requests in near real-time.
Move AI models to the phone, data was reduced from 100 GB to 0.5 GB.
This new assistant will be available on the new Pixel phones later this year.
You are in control of your data in Google Assistant.
New feature: Driving mode. Available this summer.
10.40 Sudar Pichai – Privacy & Security
Building AI for everyone. How to make sure AI models don’t confirm bias? TCAV
Google Privacy controls enhancements
- Accessible from profile photo. (One tab access to Google Account)
- Manageable from search.
- Incognito mode in Maps & Search
Use your Android phone as a security key.
Federated learning, no longer sending data to the cloud, just the model updates. So no user data is being sent.
New feature: Live caption. Runs entirely on device.
New technology: Live Relay.
New research: Project Euphonia. Voice recognition for people with a speech impediment.
11.00 Stephanie – Android
- Security & Privacy
Foldables from multible manufactures. Fold from phone to tablet screen. Screen continuity.
5G supported natively.
Live Captions: Instantly create captions from audio in real-time. Entirely done on device. OS wide feature.
Smart reply: Suggested replies / actions. Works for all messaging apps in Android.
Security & Privacy
Google Play Protect.
Privacy settings. All privacy settings in one place.
New location controls (in settings).
Faster security updates. OTA security updates for separate OS modules.
Android OS Framework
Last year: Wind down
Focus mode: disable apps that distract you. Coming in fall on P and Q devices.
Parental controls built into device.
11.10 Rick – Google Home
Putting people first.
Nest – The helpful home
- Easy for everyone
- Personal for everyone
- Works together
- Respects your privacy
New display: Nest Hub Max. $229
- Camera + 10″ display.
- Physical mic + cam off switch.
- Face match.
- Google Photos integration.
- Gesture recognition.
Nest Hub: $129 and also available in NL.
Pixel 3a and 3a XL, starting at $399.
11.20 Sabrina Ellis – Pixel 3a
The Pixel 3a includes a headphone jack. :p
Maps AR available today on Pixel phones.
11.30 Jeff Dean – Google AI
Building a more helpful Google for everyone.
BERT models to help understand language.
Research & Engineering: Flood forecasting.
Building the ecosystem: Google AI Impact Challenge. Announcing the 20 winners today.
11.35 Lily Peng
Applying deep learning to oncology: Lung cancer.