Sunday, September 28, 2014

Android L Release Date Rumors: October 2014 Date Being Touted

Google announced during the Google I/O conference earlier this year of the next version of Android, Android L or also known as the Android 5.0. There are rumors though that a Nestle partnership could lead to the OS being named the Android Lion. YouTube/Screenshot As for the release date, there s no official announcement but there are speculations that it will be released on October alongside the Nexus 6 smartphone and the Nexus 9 tablet. Also, seeing as the new operating system is to be released on October, it won t be available for download until Nov. 1.Google s operating systems always get some kind of candy or desert name and it was first thought that Android L will be Lollipop. However, it is now confirmed to be Lemon Meringue Pie. Previous versions have been named KitKat, Ice Cream Sandwich, and Honeycomb in an alphabetical order.During the Google I/O conference, the new design language of Android L is called Material Design which offers a cleaner style which developers can make