Google I/O starts today, and as per usual, the company is kicking things off with a huge 2-hour press event set to start at 9 AM PT. The event is said to be bringing a multitude of new products and service announcements, rumored to include the “L” version of Android, Android Wear smartwatches, a new line of “Android Silver” smartphones, a second-generation Chromebook Pixel, an “Android TV” set-top box, Project Tango tablets, and Google Glass announcements.
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Google’s head of Android Sundar Pichai did something a bit different this year, confirming yesterday ahead of the event that Google will be touching on some of these rumored products, including Android Wear and Android 5.0. But as is the case with Google’s press events, there are surely countless surprises up their sleeves — we’re even hearing some unlikely rumors about super awesome nano-bots that could be the next big Google[X] project. Tune in here at 9 AM PT/12 PM ET to catch the live stream embedded above.
Our own Seth Weintraub is on the ground taking some great shots of the anticipation: