Building for billions
Over half the world’s smartphone users access the Internet over a 2G connection. Even more may want to access content while entirely offline — whether between stations on the subway in Tokyo or to cope with a flakey connection in a rural part of Rajasthan.
To reach billions of users, developers must address core challenges: limited or intermittent connectivity, device compatibility, and high data costs. Today we’re unveiling developers.google.com/billions
and related Android and Web resources to help developers deliver exceptional performance across a range of connections, data plans, and devices.
We’ll also be talking about this on stage every day at I/O - join us online or in-person:
[Livestreamed] Android application architecture: Get ready for the next billion! (https://goo.gl/0UCZtz
[Livestreamed] Lean and fast: putting your app on a diet (https://goo.gl/xjJ50m
Building for billions on the web (https://goo.gl/8ycLMT
Building for billions on Android (https://goo.gl/l44Qky
Experts App Clinic - Best Practices when Building Apps for Billions