‘Hey Google’ smart home event scheduled for July 8th


Google is internet hosting a digital good house developer occasion on July eighth in lieu of its cancelled Google I/O convention, the corporate has announced, promising to cowl “new and upcoming features for smart home developers and users.” The on-line Works with “Hey Google” Smart Home Summit, because the occasion is catchily titled, features a 45 minute keynote, a collection of developer classes and a panel that includes Google and different corporations within the good house trade.

The keynote, which will likely be offered by Google’s Product Management director of the Smart Home Ecosystem Michele Turner, will go over Google’s new good house API options together with their advantages for builders and customers. Although it’s developer-focused, earlier Google I/O keynotes have launched new good house services. Google says it should use the summit to “share our recent smart home product initiatives.”

Google’s good house division has been busy since 2019’s Nest rebrand. Last yr the corporate launched the Nest Mini good speaker, the Nest Wifi mesh router, a brand new good show referred to as and the Nest Hub Max. Earlier this yr, it additionally revamped its Nest Aware subscription for its good house safety cameras, and introduced a collection of enhancements for the Google Assistant.

Registration for Google’s good house summit is free, and you’ll join here.