May 10, 2011
Google IO is officially started and this year in 2011 is expected to be the biggest Google IO event ever with over 5,000 participants from over 60 countries. This conference is where developers from all around the world talk about the future of technology for mobile, browsers, video, code and more. To watch and listen to Google IO 2011 live you can go to www.google.com/io. The conference officially started at 9:00 PST May 10, 2011.
One of the coolest things was the countdown to the event which included some experiments using Google Chrome. To watch the countdown to the conference you can go to www.google.com/events/io/2011/#again.
The reason that many people should be interested in what is happening at this conference is because the topics that will be discussed and the technology that will be released will have an impact on people everywhere throughout the world in the upcoming future. Or as many say when it comes to things like this is “The Future Is Now”.
One of the reasons that web developers and SEO’s watch what is happening at the conference is because you learn more about what is important to Google through the breakout sessions such as:
- Increasing Page Speed
- Google Maps and Places
- Mobile Development
- Python Programming
- And More…
When looking into what Google has on their mind it helps web developers become better at providing much higher quality products for business owners and consumers.