There's a neat crowd painting thing happening on the big screens. visit a URL on your phone, and you can tap around and paint the room shown on the screen.
This is some really outstanding 3D parallax work. Head to g.co/IOpaint to join, it's pretty fun!
Almost time for the big show! 20 minutes ...
We're just over 15 minutes to go. What does everyone want to see at I/O this year?
We're all well-versed in all the things :p
The shirts-off hacky sack games happen after the keynote
We're at the 10 minute mark! The atmosphere is pretty incredible. Very respectful, but everyone is clearly excited.
Heh. Hugo hugs. And Alex!
Google has some interesting "art" on the walls here.
We're watching a game of virtual paper airplanes, launched from different cities around the world, floating on the big screen in front. The more people participating in the game from each region, the more planes you see on screen. Very cool.
And they've started doing the wave
Big applause for the team from Los Angeles. Now we're doing the wave. It's going to be one of those days!
We're just under five minutes out from the start of the Google I/O keynote. If you're not paying attention yet, you should be!
Hugo Barra of Xiaomi fame and former Google exec spotted in the crowd!
Here we go! Tendrils on the screen as beautiful string music begins playing.