Posted by Eric Bahna, Product Supervisor
In March, we revealed the Android for Cars App Library as part of Jetpack and most builders have already migrated their implementations to it! Along with improbable associate adoption, drivers have been enthusiastic in regards to the new apps and our high quality metrics have been constructive.
Accomplice apps operating on the Jetpack library (clockwise from higher left): T map, Chargepoint, Sygic, PlugShare, AmiGO, 2GIS, A Higher Route Planner, and Flitsmeister
At present, we’re thrilled to announce that you possibly can publish your Android Auto navigation, parking, and charging apps to manufacturing! We’ve been exhausting at work stabilizing the library, Android Auto, and the publishing course of to succeed in this milestone. Publishing to manufacturing allows drivers to make use of your Android Auto app on their automotive display screen without having to join a beta program. Right here’s how:
Thanks in your collaboration and suggestions on the Android for Vehicles App Library 1.0! Probably the most frequent requests from Android Auto customers has been for extra classes of apps. Our objective with the library is to allow you to simply carry your app to 500+ fashions of Android Auto-compatible automobiles whereas assembly our app quality guidelines. The library abstracts away the complexities of display screen kind elements and enter modes so you possibly can concentrate on what makes your app shine.
Enabling navigation, parking, and charging apps in manufacturing is each an enormous step and the beginning of a for much longer journey. We’re excited to see what you construct and sit up for working collectively to ship superior in-car experiences.