And behold, a Jellybean statue appears at the Googleplex!

And behold, a Jellybean statue appears at the Googleplex!
In case you had any doubt as to what is coming during tomorrow’s keynote address at Google I/O, this should help you rest assured: a new statue was added to the menagerie of confectionery sculptures at Google headquarters in Mountain View, and it was (you guessed it) Jellybeans.

Not that we weren’t already expecting this, but we can now say for certain that Jellybean will be the name of the new version of Android shown off this tomorrow. We presume it will bring Android to version 4.1, and will most likely be shown off on a 7” Nexus tablet. Either way we’ll be sure to bring it all to you.


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1. -box-

Posts: 3991; Member since: Jan 04, 2012

SWEET!

12. Non_Sequitur

Posts: 1111; Member since: Mar 16, 2012

Literally.

14. CommentBoxEnforcer

Posts: 99; Member since: Feb 13, 2012

Bring on android 6.6 hot chocolate!!!!

44. EclipseGSX

Posts: 1776; Member since: Oct 18, 2011

You really loved that joke didn't you

64. xtian1103

Posts: 364; Member since: Feb 11, 2012

i bet the next one is android krispy kreme

68. dirtydirty00

Posts: 428; Member since: Jan 21, 2011

i bet its not

21. eaxvac.

Posts: 3; Member since: Jun 26, 2012

Sour and still fragments.

26. SleepingOz unregistered

Oh earwax's back! What happ to your QinEmpire profile? Get ready for some epic pwnages! =D Say what? Fragmentation? Oh yeah; WP7, WP7.5, WP7.8, WP8...

32. TROLL

Posts: 4851; Member since: Apr 13, 2012

earwax has been thumbing down.....

33. SleepingOz unregistered

and WP/Nokia fanboys, in denial of the fact that they're also concerned by fragmentation! HAHA, I'm loving it!

24. PhoneArenaUser

Posts: 5498; Member since: Aug 05, 2011

Tomorrow we will be able to look to the future and we will see what features next generations of iOS will be having in very, very distant future! :)

2. Malique001

Posts: 58; Member since: Jun 08, 2012

Cant wait until i get Jelly Bean on my Galaxy Nexus!!

6. Synack

Posts: 688; Member since: Jul 05, 2011

Me too. Which is why I bought a Nexus and not a RAZR or SGS3 or any of those other phones.

9. Non_Sequitur

Posts: 1111; Member since: Mar 16, 2012

I want to order a Nexus from Google Play now. Lol

29. TheCellX

Posts: 50; Member since: Nov 08, 2011

Well... this is far from true. Thanks to XDA members you can have almost immediately any new android version running on a different device than Nexus or any Google branded device.

42. jan25

Posts: 470; Member since: Feb 26, 2012

can't wait to receive my Nexus. this piece of news makes me even happier that i bought one :)

52. TROLL

Posts: 4851; Member since: Apr 13, 2012

im enjoying mine... but the S3 is better. own both.

65. jan25

Posts: 470; Member since: Feb 26, 2012

obviously yes, but to me it came down to the overall experience. i don't see the hardware upgrade making me miss out on a lot.

47. InspectorGadget80 unregistered

they should call it JELLY BEAN NEXUS

60. JunitoNH

Posts: 1946; Member since: Feb 15, 2012

Yes, you will get it, but your fellow bot heads going to have to wait another twenty-four months, unless they purchase another phone. Given the fact, ICS was released in October and only about 12% of folks have it. Maybe their OTA updates are not working.

3. Auggie69

Posts: 10; Member since: Jul 11, 2011

While this news Is great and all but how about pushing ICS to more then 5% of android devices before you start talking about its successor.

4. ilia1986 unregistered

How bout you tell that to the carriers and the manufacturers? Or... just install a custom rom. :)

25. iamcc

Posts: 1319; Member since: Oct 07, 2011

Yeah because Google pushes updates to phones. Learn before you spew nonsense. Or just shut the f**k up in general, that works just as well.

41. sgtdisturbed47

Posts: 966; Member since: Feb 02, 2012

Google has nothing to do with the phones receiving the ICS update. Manufacturers first have to optimize the OS for their phones, and then the carriers push the update. Blame the manufacturers first. Although, with all of the complaints about their crap phones, I doubt they're concerned about an OS update.

5. ilia1986 unregistered

One small step for Google, one giant leap for mankind :)

7. mas11

Posts: 1034; Member since: Mar 30, 2012

Looks good, soon Jelly Bean will come out and we'll start speculating about what new features will be in Key Lime Pie.

10. Non_Sequitur

Posts: 1111; Member since: Mar 16, 2012

I'd prefer Coconut Creme, but all is good either way.

36. whothisperson

Posts: 102; Member since: May 06, 2012

why? Coconut Creme would be extremely outdated compare to Key Lime Pie

37. Commentator

Posts: 3723; Member since: Aug 16, 2011

It would be the equivalent of Cupcake, so yeah, it would be outdated.

46. EclipseGSX

Posts: 1776; Member since: Oct 18, 2011

Lemon Meringue!

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