Even though it’s been four months since Christmas, Google Inc (NASDAQ:GOOGL) still seems to be in the holiday spirit. As per the reports, it has announced the open sourcing of its Santa Tracker project that includes a number of applications for Android, Web and Android Wear.
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It’s not the first time when Google has come up with something like that. Right from Google Glass to Chrome Internet, it has been offering products that uplift the level of technology every time. A few days back, while giving an interview to one of the dailies, the head of Google Glass talked about innovation. He told reporters that one could afford to fail at Google, but doing no innovation was out of the question. According to him, Google Inc (NASDAQ:GOOGL) Glass was one such attempt, through which Google tried to uplift the level of society. Even though things didn’t work out properly, but that doesn’t mean that Google failed.
The current step of putting Santa Tracker Project is similar to company’s previous initiatives. Through this initiative, Google wants to help those young developers who want to know more and more about technology. In a statement, one of the spokesmen of Google said that the source code of Santa Tracker Project was available with GitHub.
It would help all those young developers who want to learn how games and websites are built using various world-class technologies such as JBox2D, Polymer, OpenGL and Web Animations API.
People who want to have a closer look at the procedure that Google followed to create different sites and applications; they can watch notifications and faces for Android Wear. It can surely help them learn the procedure to develop something like that on their own. Google Inc (NASDAQ:GOOGL) hopes that this initiative will help the youngsters to a great extent in the coming days and make them learn various insights about technology.