Android Partners

Helping developers, manufacturers and operators

Android's open ecosystem helps programmers take their innovation, develop it with more freedom and speed than elsewhere, and launch it across a range of devices.

Products, Programmes & Tools for Android Partners


This OS runs on hundreds of millions of handheld devices around the world. Android is customisable, easy to use and free for developers and device manufacturers. Its open source code allows any developer to build a device for their customers.

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Google Launchpad

Launchpad provides app developers and startups with the technology, events, online resources, expertise and community to launch and scale their app.

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Google Developer Groups

Google Developer Groups (GDGs) are grassroots communities for developers who are interested in Google's developer technology - everything from the Android, Chrome, Drive, and Google Cloud platforms to product APIs.

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Google Experts

A global network of experienced product strategists, designers, developers and marketing professionals actively supporting developers, startups and companies changing the world through web and mobile applications.

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A global mobile advertising network that helps app developers monetise and promote their mobile and tablet apps with ads.

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Play Store

A "store-front" that enables entrepreneurs and developers to grow and scale globally. In the last 12 months it delivered 50bn app installs and has a reach of 1bn active users per day.

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Google Code-In

Google Code-in is an annual programming competition hosted by Google Inc. that allows pre-university students to complete tasks specified by various, partnering open source organizations.

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Google Summer of Code

Google Summer of Code is a global program that offers students stipends to write code for open source projects, with Google working closely with the open source community to identify and fund exciting projects for the upcoming summer.

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For Teachers

Tools to help teachers take their students on virtual trips, bring their lessons to life and make coding fun.

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For Cultural Institutions

We offer free tools and technology for museums, archives and foundations to engage and inspire global audiences through cultural experiences.

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