Google‘s new operating system update is expected to be announced at I/O 2013. As you may have heard. The new 5.0 version of the Android operating system is expected to be call Keylime Pie. This is reported on several websites and blogs.
Google have not yet fully confirmed these speculations of features, and they have not denied them either. Some blogs have said their sources have been developers with the inside scoop of things. What we now is still speculations until confirmed by Google officially.
This is what tech blog writers expect, some new apps incorporated into the software. “One of the biggest rumors about Key Lime Pie is the introduction of profiles. When you go to sleep your phone obviously doesn’t need to be syncing emails and fetching data from Twitter, so you could enable a profile which prevents unnecessary tasks and conserves battery life, as well as allowing you to get a good night’s sleep. This isn’t a new idea and can already be done by third-party applications, but to have it baked into the Android OS would certainly streamline the user experience.” A quote from Know Your Mobile website.
As we have watched the Google operating system evolve into different candy flavored or cookie/snack types over the years.
App developer Kinvey has released an info-graphic going over the history of Android, from 2008 up until the present day. It has given away a few pointers about what we can expect in Android Key Lime Pie too, including performance profiles, integrated social networking, cross-device SMS, multi-device support and built-in video chat. It wouldn’t be hard to conceive the notion that Google is also planning to show a cross-platform service, also rumored to be introduced at IO 2013.
If you click the image. You can follow the evolution of the android OS over the time since it as been on the marker and the features that it offered up to now. This was a put together by a developer android accredited person that follow the OS and have created this visual time line.
The Google I/O conference is right around the corner now weeks away. Google is expected to release Nexus 7 devices with the android 5.0 Keylime Pie shortly after the conference. Dates as early as July according to Ubergizmo who have also reported that the Keylime Pie May also have include iOS Game Center-like Multiplayer Features.
This explains how Google could Incorporated that “Babel” service to be a cross-platform/cross device service.
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