Thursday began as each day of Connect has with a guest keynote. The guest keynote for Thursday was given by Warren Rehman, Android Partner Engineering Manager at Google. Warren gave an overview of what Android TV is in context of Android. He went on to discuss expectations for consumer electronics and how this impacts Android TV to try to address these expectations. He also talked about Android security and the multiple layers of defense they have as well as the Android security model.
After the morning keynotes the attendees kicked off another day of sessions and hacking. To see all the presentations available from this week please visit the Linaro slideshare. Also many of the videos from this weeks sessions are now available for viewing and can be watched on the Linaro YouTube Channel.
Also on Thursday the Linaro Networking Group (LNG) once again had an open demonstration day that was available to both the public and attendees of the event. LNG showed many demos of things they have been working on in Open Data Plane (ODP), featuring 4 demos from Cisco and Huawei. To learn more about each demo that was shown you can go to the news section of the ODP website and there is a post for each demo giving all the details. Later in the evening on Thursday Linaro held the Linaro Awards Dinner & Reception to honor those that have made significant contributions to Linaro. It was also where the winner of the photo contest was announced. To see all the photo contest entries you can check out our Facebook album.