Google declared this weekend that it was delaying its prepared launch of the general public beta variation of Android 11 and The Beta Launch Clearly show, a stay streamed party to present main Android updates and announcements. In a tweet asserting the information, Google claimed that “now is not the time to rejoice.”
The organization designed the announcement in gentle of the protests sweeping the U.S. and the world more than the death of George Floyd, an unarmed black male in Minnesota who was proven on movie gasping for breath as a white police officer kneeled on his neck.
Google originally prepared to release the Android 11 beta and host its occasion on June three.
“We are psyched to convey to you additional about Android 11, but now is not the time to rejoice. We are suspending the June 3rd celebration and beta launch. We’ll be again with more on Android 11, soon,” the corporation stated.
Right after canceling its bodily developer conference, Google I/O 2020, since of the coronavirus pandemic, Google decided to host The Beta Launch Demonstrate. According to 9to5Google, the on the web function would have showcased a speak from Dave Burke, Android vice president of engineering, and Stephanie Cuthbertson, senior direct of product or service management, among the other individuals.
In addition to the keynotes, the function also prepared a reside Q&A with the hashtag #AskAndroid on Twitter. Google prepared to release other talks on topics this sort of as storage accessibility, condition of Kotlin and Android Jetpack, among the other folks, the working day of the event.
9to5Google stories that the postponement will not improve the remaining release day for Android 11, which is scheduled for the third quarter of this year, for app builders and partners.