From http://shotofjaq.org/, Jono Bacon and Stuart ‘Aq’ Langridge step back from the glossy press photos and discussions of the device itself and instead explore what knock on effect Google’s new offering could have on the cellular industry.
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Vic Gundrota, Vice President of Engineering at Google, talks with Tim O’Reilly about the future of mobile computing.
They discuss several of Google’s upcoming projects, as well as how application development is changing according to an increasingly mobile world.
The growing number of mobile applications with speech is drawing renewed interest in a series of interesting and challenging UI puzzles.
In this talk, Googler Bill Byrne gives a brief overview of the various Google projects that involve speech. He also describes his work on the design and research of mobile apps with speech.
Google will lay off about 20 percent of Motorola’s mobile unit in an attempt to get the struggling mobile phone maker back in the black. Recent hires suggest that Google will focus on cutting-edge hardware to raise Motorola’s prospects.