Android Marshmallow Is Official And Sticky

Posted: Aug 17 2015, 1:44pm CDT | by , in News | Technology News


Android Marshmallow is Official and Sticky

Google made the official announcement today that Android M is Android 6.0 Marshmallow.

Over the weekend it already became clear from a teaser video that Android M will be Marshmallow. Today it is official. Android 6 will be known as Marshmallow. Will it be sticky? 

Google unveiled Android M at the Google I/O 2015. Today with the final Developer Preview update, Google is introducing the official Android 6.0 SDK and opening Google Play for publishers to release apps that target the new API level 23 in Android Marshmallow. 

Android M is about improving the core user experience of Android, from fixing thousands of bugs to some big changes to the fundamentals of the platform. The new features include native Fingerprint authentication support, Google Now app integration, new permissions, battery management improvements and a new Android developer studio version 1.3.

Google is expected to release this fall two new Nexus smartphones. The Nexus 5 and Nexus 6 are likely the first smartphones to come with Android Marshmallow.

The company has also revealed a new Android robot statue to join the others on the Google Campus.

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