A few days ago Google he presented us Android Excellence Awards that recognize the best apps and games as a…
A few days ago Google he presented us Android Excellence Awards that recognize the best apps and games as a selection in Google Play during this second quarter of the year, and have not had to spend too many days for Finally, the Google Play Awards 2018 .
The most important annual awards in the Google Play content ecosystem receive their third edition in a given week, and that is will be held next Monday, May 7 starting strongly the week of Google I / O 2018 .
As always, it will be the members of the Google Play Store team who will take care of select the best apps and games that have been launched in the last year in the Google store, although for the time being we can keep an eye on the 45 nominees in the 9 categories who will compete in this edition.
In this case Google claims to have chosen the five applications that have shown better strategies to improve involvement and participation, looking for all of us “Let’s live the best version of our lives” .
In this category, the applications that improve the interaction of the devices with their users are rewarded, innovating in user interfaces that allow connecting people with special needs or disabilities in a simpler way.
Here we will reward applications or games that have created a positive impact on society or communities around the world, applications focused on health, education, crisis response, refugees, financial health and fundraising.
Google continues to reward developers with fewer resources, and could not miss in these Play Awards 2018 the category of indie games, which will reward in this case the best game created by an independent developer. The search has focused on the best artistic designs, game mechanics and overall polish of the experience.
Without counting the new legion of titles ‘Royal battle’ , these types of games have always been the stars on mobile platforms. One more year, Google will reward the best game created to connect players, encouraging social interaction and community building.
A category that rewards the new realities of the future, and is that Google has selected the five best experiences in virtual reality and / or augmented of which only one can win. The optimal use of ARCore and Daydream has been an essential part in the election of nominees.
Strange category, which in this case will reward applications and games with better performance, location and culture for emerging markets. Is Google trying to encourage development for Android Go?
A category to reward the applications of new developers who have offered a unique experience, and who at the same time have achieved a solid growth of the organic facilities, installations that come from searching or browsing the Play Store, in case you did not understand the concept.
This category that Google has called Best Breakthrough Hit , something like better progress towards success, will reward new applications or games that have an excellent design and user experience, and that have achieved a large base of committed users and a high growth in the number of organic installations.
All the information about the nominations and categories is published in the Android developer blog , while the list of winners will be available from next May 7 in this same Google Play direct link .
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