Google's head-first dive into robotics and artificial intelligence looks to have continued with $400m purchase of DeepMind.
Hugo Barra is leaving to join Xiaomi, and though he's out at Google, he's staying in the Android family.
The event kicks off May 15 with a single, 3-hour keynote talk that could pack in more than most can handle.
The Android platform was originally intended for digital cameras, not phones and it wasn't the iPhone that had Android quaking in its boots - it was Symbian.
AnalysisSundar Pichai is taking over for Rubin as the head of Android, which means operating system unity could be Google's next step.