Android offers developers a great deal of flexibility to experiment with their apps and ideas. To showcase some of these best and most innovative concepts, Google has launched a new Android Experiments website. Also Read - UEFA Euro 2020: Colourful Google Doodle kicks off European Football Championship
The website, just like the operating system, is open to all and any developer fulfilling certain criterion — should run on Android 4.4 KitKat and above — can submit their apps to Google. The best of the bunch will be showcased on the Android Experiments website. At the time of filing this story, around 20 apps are featured, namely Landmarker, an augmented reality app, Inkspace, an experimental 3D drawing tool and also a variety of Android watch faces to try out from. Also Read - Fake apps scam: How to identify fake apps on Android, iOS
These aren’t the regular apps found on the Google Play Store, but those that push the boundaries of what apps can do. The basic idea behind the site is to help developers present the limitless possibilities that can be achieved in Android and modern smartphones. Also Read - Android 12 beta 2 rolling out: New privacy features, tweaked design and more
The concept behind Android Experiments isn’t particularly new to Google, as it launched a similar website called Chrome Experiments back in 2009. As the name suggests, this website showcases the best that is on offer on the browser.