New Delhi | Jagran Technology Desk: Google's annual developer conference - Google I/O 2022 - is currently underway. The event began with a brief address from company's chief executive officer (CEO) Sundar Pichai, who welcomed tech enthusiasts to Google I/O 2022. During his address, Pichai spoke about how Google provided its "valuable and indispensable" services during the recent years, particularly during the COVID-19 crisis and the Russia-Ukraine war.

Here are the highlights from the event:

00:31 hours: The event has ended.

00:21 hours: Google launches Pixel Buds Pro. They are the "first Pixel Buds with Active Noise Cancellation with Silent Seal". "They adapt to your ear and block outside sounds so you can hear more of the music you love," the company says.

00:11 hours: Google launches Pixel 7!

00:05 hours: Google launches Pixel 6a!

23:53 hours: Google says Android is "expanding Early Earthquake Warnings and bringing Emergency SOS to Wear OS, which alerts trusted friends and family and emergency services right from your watch".

23:52 hours: Google announces Google Wallet that will provide users fast, secure access to all their everyday essentials, including payment cards, boarding passes, vaccine cards, and event tickets.

23:43 hours: To help you evaluate the reliability of information, you'll soon be able to find relevant context about any website with just one tap in the Google App — such as the site description, what they say about themselves and what others say about them, says Google.

23:41 hours: Users will soon get a new tool that will let them more easily request the removal of Google Search results containing their details. This feature will be available in the Google app and on individual Google Search results.

23:39 hours: Google to launch My Ad Center later this year. It will also users to manage their ads privacy settings and even choose to see ads from categories or brands they like.

23:27 hours: Google announces that users will now be able to pan their camera, ask a question and see relevant information overlaid in the context of the world around them.

"It's like a supercharged CTRL+F for the real world," it says.

23:19 hours: Saying Hey Google or worrying about the "right" way to ask something can feel unnatural. That's why we’re improving how Assistant understands you, letting you speak more naturally — like how you’d talk to a friend, says the tech giant.

23:03 hours: Google Photos will get a new feature - Real Tone filters - that are "designed to work across skin tones, and evaluated using the Monk Scale".

23:00 hours: Google Docs will get a new feature that will allow the popular writing tool to summarise entire documents automatically.

22:46 hours: Now, YouTube will enable 10x more videos to get auto-generated captions. Soon, auto translated captions will be available in 16 languages.

22:43 hours: The Google said a new feature will be added to Maps, which will provide users a "new way to experience what a neighborhood, landmark, restaurant and venue will be like".

22:40 hours: Whether it’s helping people find a COVID vaccine, notifying 23 million people of flooding in India and Bangladesh, or deploying air raid alerts in Ukraine, Google products are built to help, says Pichai.

22:33 hours: Great to be back after 2 years, CEO Sundar Pichai

22:32 hours: CEO Sundar Pichai addresses Google I/O 2022

22:31 hours: Google I/O 2022 event begins.

22:18 hours: The event will also include a speech from Google CEO Sundar Pichai.

22:05 hours: At realme, we've always prioritized latest in tech for users. Following this thought, we're bringing an opportunity to beta test the latest Android 13, with our Developer Preview Program for #realmeGT2Pro users, tweets Realme CEO Madhav Sheth.

21:56 hours: The company is expected to launch Android 13 at its Google I/O 2022.

21:53 hours: Also Read - Android 13 to Pixel 6a: What to expect from Google I/O 2022

21:51 hours: The two-day event will begin at 10.30 pm IST.

Posted By: Aalok Sensharma