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A Planet Ruled by Love

A Planet Ruled by Love


Second and third grade students from the San Francisco literacy nonprofit 826 Valencia recently wrote a story about a planet ruled by love. In this 360-degree film, check out the world the students imagined, illustrated through Tilt Brush and turned into an immersive experience.

Using Tilt Brush to Bring Kids’ Ideas to Life

Using Tilt Brush to Bring Kids’ Ideas to Life


After winning an Impact Challenge Award from Google.org, the San Francisco literacy nonprofit 826 Valencia collaborated with a team at Google to bring their students’ writing to life—virtually. See how an artist used Tilt Brush, a VR tool that lets you paint with 3-D brushstrokes, to bring the students’ writing to life.

826 Valencia and Google

826 Valencia and Google


What happens when you bring together the limitless potential of kids’ imaginations and the power of technology? When literacy nonprofit 826 Valencia and Google are involved, students’ ideas transform from words on a page to an immersive experience. Check out this journey from the heart of San Francisco’s Tenderloin neighborhood to an undiscovered—and very colorful—universe.

Machine Learning and Human Bias

Machine Learning and Human Bias


As researchers and engineers, our goal is to make machine learning technology work for everyone.

Google Home: Hands-Free Calling

Google Home: Hands-Free Calling


This is Google Home. You can use it to make hands-free phone calls to just about anyone in the US or Canada, whether that’s family, friends, or the deli down the street. Learn more at https://goo.gl/NtSjQ4

Hands-free calling on Google Home is currently available in the U.S. and in Canada in English only, with other languages coming soon.

Nat & Friends: Wi-Fi Sneak Peek

Nat & Friends: Wi-Fi Sneak Peek


Nat learns why microwaving leftovers could interfere with your Wi-Fi connection, plus 24 more fun Wi-Fi facts. Watch the full video here → http://g.co/go/NFwifi

Want to learn more about Google Wifi? Go here → https://madeby.google.com/wifi/

(P.S. In this video you’ll see Google Wifi without a cord, but it needs to be plugged in to work.)

Subscribe to Nat & Friends on YouTube → https://goo.gl/CEsJyN

Follow Nat & Friends on Twitter → https://twitter.com/NatAndFriends

Hands-Free Calling on Google Home

Hands-Free Calling on Google Home


Getting things done and keeping in touch with friends and family has never been easier. Call phone numbers in the U.S. or Canada, including your personal contacts and millions of businesses, completely hands-free. Coming soon to Google Home in the U.S.

This teacher is helping indigenous women in Mexico get online #innovarparami

This teacher is helping indigenous women in Mexico get online #innovarparami


In Mexico, we wanted to explore how teachers and students are using technology to empower a rising generation of innovative changemakers. In Quéretaro, Teacher Miroslava Silva and her student Angélica Ruíz are working together to help indigenous women get online.

Tune into the hashtag #innovarparami to see how students and teachers in Latin America are thinking about innovation.

Las escuelas alrededor del mundo están imaginando maneras distintas para que los estudiantes tengan impacto fuera del salón de clases. En México, quisimos explorar cómo alumnos y maestros están usando la tecnología para empoderar a una nueva generación de personas innovadoras que representan reales agentes de cambio. En Querétaro, la profesora Miroslava Silva y su estudiante Angélica Ruiz trabajan juntas para ayudar a las mujeres indígenas a adquirir habilidades digitales.

Visita el hashtag #innovarparami para ver cómo alumnos y profesores en América Latina piensan la innovación.

This fifth grader uses water bottles to brighten communities. #innovarparami

This fifth grader uses water bottles to brighten communities. #innovarparami


In Mexico, we wanted to explore how teachers and students are using technology to empower the rising generation. When twelve-year-old Bryan González saw a need for better lighting, he used technology to solve the problem. His method? Turning water bottles into light bulbs! (Bryan walks us through his full scientific process here: https://youtu.be/HDltCurd_UI)

Tune into the hashtag #innovarparami to see how students and teachers in Latin America are thinking about innovation.

Las escuelas alrededor del mundo están imaginando maneras distintas para que los estudiantes tengan impacto fuera del salón de clases. En México, quisimos explorar cómo alumnos y maestros están usando la tecnología para empoderar a una nueva generación de personas innovadoras que representan reales agentes de cambio. En la Ciudad de México, Bryan González, de 12 años de edad, identificó la falta de luz en ciertas viviendas y se propuso solucionar el problema. ¿Su método? ¡Convirtió botellas de agua en focos! (puedes ver su proceso aquí: https://youtu.be/HDltCurd_UI)

Visita el hashtag #innovarparami para ver cómo alumnos y profesores en América Latina piensan la innovación.
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Quick Tip: Localization 101 (Route 85)

Quick Tip: Localization 101 (Route 85)


Translating your product — it’s easier than you think! On this episode of Route 85, Rony Rozen shows you how to set up your iOS Swift app so that it can be easily localized and translated later.

Watch more episodes of Route 85 here: https://goo.gl/FZmFM0

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