Dario Laverde



Dario is a senior developer evangelist at HTC. He has experience in software development for mobile, embedded, Web and enterprise. Among his various professional roles, he has worked as an Android instructor, consultant, Java architect, author and entrepreneur. Dario leads the NYC-GDG (Google Developer Group), the NYCJava JUG, and co-organizes the New York Android Developers Meetup. He also runs the New York City-based skylight1 open-source Android project group currently working on Android Wear and Google Glass projects.

Android and Devices

Room: N-125 | Time: 3:00pm - 3:20pm

Demos and code walkthroughs for many examples of connecting to IoT devices with Android including but not limited to Android Wear, Google Glass, Myo armband and more. Best practices for designing for and testing Android apps targeting wearables and communicating with the IoT using BLE (Bluetooth Low Energy). With the latest Android release ('L') over a hundred new BLE APIs have been released allowing for more options.

3:00pm - 3:20pm