Newsletter - November 2018

Google Developers
November, 2018

Women Techmakers

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Android / Google Play

  • Android Dev Summit 2018 highlighted a number of new things, including support for a new form factor (Foldables), updates to Kotlin and Android Jetpack, a new beta release of Android Studio, as well as some new features to the Android App Bundle. Check out the recap .
  • has a new website. Check it out here .
  • Flutter Live is coming up! Be sure to sign up for the LiveStream.

Firebase / Google Cloud Platform (GCP)


  • Couldn’t make the Chrome Dev Summit? No sweat. Watch the keynote and session highlights and read about building a faster, smoother, capable Web here .
  • Try the developer preview  of web packaging to improve URLs for AMP pages loaded from Google Search.


  • launched the AI Impact Challenge , a $25M grant to organizations using AI to help address societal challenges. Winners will be announced at I/O ‘19.
  • The Launchpad Startup Spotlight Playlist is now live on YouTube! Meet the people behind these startups and learn their stories as they use Launchpad to accelerate growth.
  • Follow "The Lever," Launchpad's blog for Machine Learning best practices, and stay in the know on topics like Modular Machine Learning in Healthcare .
  • Get insights from recent Launchpad Accelerator Africa Class 2 graduates, and learn about Class 3 applications and other global acceleration programs here .

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