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Posted by Roman Nurik, Senior Interactive Designer, and Richard The, Google Creative Lab
Last summer we launched Android Experiments: a showcase of creative Android projects, and an open invitation for all developers to submit their own experiments to the gallery. So far we’ve seen some amazing work from the developer community - from live wallpaper, to watch faces, to interesting hacks of the IOIO board - and we want to see more.
Today we announce the Android Experiments I/O Challenge: a chance for your experiment (and you) to go to I/O 2016!
From now through April 13, you can enter by submitting your experiments to the gallery. The top three winners of the contest will receive a trip to this year’s Google I/O, and the five runner-ups will get the new Nexus 6P.
So what makes a good Android Experiment? It’s a project that utilizes the unique capabilities of the Android platform in an innovative way. Here are a few suggestions:
All projects on Android Experiments are open source. If you’re not sure where to start take a look on the site gallery, dig in and get inspired.
We can’t wait to see how you’re combining code and creativity! Enter on androidexperiments.com/challenge today.