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Google announces Android 4.4 KitKat


Posted by Andru Edwards - Categories: Cell Phones, Google, Software


Android 4.4 KitKat

Google Android (and Chrome) head Sundar Pichai has announced the next version of Android: KitKat. Yep - Android 4.4 will be known as KitKat, a name Google got the rights to use in partnership with Nestle, and continues the tradition of Android versions being named after sweet confections. While Google had been using the name "Key Lime Pie" internally for Android 4.4, "very few people actually know the taste of key lime pie," according to Android director of partnerships John Lagerling. Not sure why that matters, but obviously KitKat is a bigger marketing play.

No new features of KitKat have been announced just yet, but at least we know the name, and have a new Android icon with integrated chocolatey KitKat goodness integrated in.

Google is currently running a promotion that lets buyers of specially-marked KitKat packs to have a chance to win a free Nexus 7 or some Google Play credit.


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One of the most awaited android OS eagerly waiting for it and most amazing thing about it is that it is named as kitkat now lets see how sweet it is . . http://www.themobileos.com/2013/10/Android-kitkat-confimed.html


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