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Google I/O 2016 By the Numbers

billion people are connected.

140 billion words translated by Google every day.

65 billion downloads of apps from Google Play store (2015).

50% of search queries is on phones. 20% of search are voice queries.
“We have dramatically improved the quality of our voice recognition. We recently started training our datasets with noisy backgrounds deliberately so that we can hear people more accurately. The quality has improved recently by 25%.”


200 million monthly active users in Google Photos.

24 billion selfies in Google Photos.

25 million Chromecast devices sold.

600 new Android phones released.

72 new emojis.

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Editor in Chief Mehdi Chourou