• Kevin Nilson
  • Developer Advocate Google
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Kevin works at Google as the the team lead of the Chromecast Technical Solutions Engineer team. Kevin is a Java Champion and three time JavaOne Rock Star. Kevin has spoken at conferences such as JavaOne, Devoxx, O’Reilly Fluent, NFJS SpringOne, JAX, Silicon Valley Code Camp, HTML5DevConf, On Android and AjaxWorld. Kevin is the co-author of Web 2.0 Fundamentals. In the past Kevin was an adjunct professor at the College of San Mateo. Kevin holds a MS and BS in Computer Science from Southern Illinois University. Kevin is the leader of the Silicon Valley Java User Group, Silicon Valley Google Developer Group, Silicon Valley JavaScript Meetup and Devoxx4Kids Bay Area.

Session

  • Bringing Web Content to the Big Screen with Google Cast
  • Time: 2:30pm - 3:15pm | Room: CJM Goldman Hall
Have you ever wanted to expand your web app to enable a multi-screen experience leveraging large display devices like a television? Google Cast allows you to share content with a Google Cast receiver device, such as a Chromecast. Google Cast web senders use the familiar controls of your desktop browser to control the experience of your application on the big screen. In this talk, Google Developer Advocate Kevin Nilson will talk about Chrome Sender App Development and HTML5/JavaScript Receiver Development. Kevin will also cover some of the best practices to keep your Cast experience simple, intuitive, and predictable.

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