Google I/O unveils new features for Google Cloud, collaboration tools

Alphabet’s Google on Tuesday unveiled updates across many services, including Maps, Photos and operating systems, as the company showcases its role in a world that has become more digitally connected during the pandemic.

The announcements during the virtually-held Google I/O developer conference add up to a boost for the company’s smartwatch efforts, which compete with Apple, and for its collaboration tools that rival offerings from Microsoft.