According to foreign media reports, tickets for Google I/O 2012 have been sold officially on March 27, the United States Eastern Standard Time. Tickets which will cost $900 per one have been sold out in 30 minutes. This phenomenon shows that developers are looking forward to various Google platforms including Android and Chrome. Google I/O 2012 is scheduled on June 27 and it will last 3 days. Although the specific discussion matters on this conference have not been announced by Google, top 10 popular attractions people look forward to have been listed below:
1. Brilliant Android Data
A very similar matter between Google and Apple lies in that both of them like to talk about the relevant data of mobile performance as far as possible. Therefore, Google will also talk about Android global Daily activation number. The reason for Google to emphasize Android performance is that, Google means to put pressure directly on Apple.
2. The new Android
Google would seize the opportunity to discuss over the advantages of the new version Android during Google I/O in the past. So this year Google will continue to talk about it without doubt. After all, Google I/O has been a spot to attract media and developer so Google will keep talking about the new Android.
3. New Chrome OS
Chrome OS is the right one Microsoft Windows and Apple Mac compete for, which mainly runs on Chromebook devices, but it has been ignored by people. In Google I/O this year, it is expected that Google will talk about Chrome again, for example, its usages in the next few years.
4. Problems from Android Market Developers
One of the important factors for Android success is that this platform does attract developers. Google I/O tickets’ running-out in a short time also reflects that developers are looking forward to developing applications for Google operating system. Therefore, Android Market application talking as well as the corresponding developers attracting will be a big attraction of Google I/O this year.
5. Security Will Be the Main Topic
Without doubt, security will be the most important problem faced with Android. So it is quite possible for Google to talk about the safety problems of this system. From Google’s viewpoint, disregarding the security problem will be dead wrong.
6. The Future of Google TV
Google TV was one of the important topics in Google I/O 2011 and Google talked about how to attract future bedroom users via Google TV. But from then on, the ignorance of it made the market question Google whether it quit this business ot not. And now with more and more rumors showing that Apple will launch TV product, it is unlikely for Google to give up Google TV so this matter will be discussed over this year.
7. Search Function
It will not be Google’s style if it does not focus on search business in Google I/O 2012. In short, Google search will be a vital service so it will become a big topic this year.
In addition to search service, network service is important for Google as well. Google+ seems to become the most important service besides Google Search recently. Under the circumstance, Google will talk about their social network as well as the developments of relevant applications. As an example, FaceBook has proved that social applications will be an important business, of course, Google will try to occupy a place in this business field.
9. Google Smartphones and Tablets
Although Google I/O is always related with development, Google Nexus smartphones as well as tablet PCs will also be presented by Google this year. Nexus strategy has played an important role on smartphone area, so Google means to copy this success.
10. Attack Microsoft
Google is expected to attack Microsoft. We can say that Google has been hostile toward Microsoft for a very long time.