The official announcement of the operating system Android M in late May this year, but during the presentation held at the conference Google I / O, no representative of the Internet giant did not disclose the mystery as to what will be the new commercial name platform and the serial number of the release. And finally, this information became available to the general public.
According to tradition, each new version of Android is named in honor of a dessert in alphabetical order. The earliest of them were called 1.0 Apple Pie («Apple Pie»), 1.1 Banana Bread («banana bread”) and 1.5 Cupcake («Cake”), while the later edition was named 4.1-4.3 Jelly Bean («Jelly candy »), 4.4 KitKat (« Kit-Kat “) and 5.0-5.1 Lollipop (« Hard Candy “). As for the letter M, then for her, as it turned out, the word disappears Marshmallow, that with the English translation as “marshmallows” or “paste”. This version is not 5.2 as previously assumed, and 6.0.
Along with the announcement of the names of the new version of Android, Google has released the final version of the software development kit Android 6.0 SDK, API 23 and the last, the third in a row, the assembly Developer Preview of the OS. As for the final release of Marshmallow, it will be held in autumn this year. The exact dates have not been named, but there is speculation that this event will take place in October or November. In the meantime, we offer you screenshots standard wallpaper of Android 6.0, which the day before were also available on the web.
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