The code name of the operating system (OS), Android always use desserts and has become his trademark. Why?
The names of the first Android OS since its release, starting with Cupcake (Android 1.5), Donut (Android 1.6), Eclair (Android 2.1), Froyo (Android 2.2), Gingerbread (Android 2.3), and special OS tablets, Honeycomb (Android 3.0 .)
New OS that will soon be the next release is Ice Cream (Android 2.4). What is the reason Google uses the name of the dessert? Internet giant refused to explain.
Google spokesman Randall Sarafa stated that giving the names were the result of internal decisions and Google choose perform a little magic in this.
“When the new Android platform was released, they will bear the names of the desserts. Most of the alphabetical order,” he said.
Another uniqueness Android OS than using the name of the dessert, the names have initial letters in alphabetical sequence, ie, Cupcake, Donut, Eclair, Froyo, Gingerbread, Honeycomb, and Ice Cream.
Usually Google will make a statue that became an icon for each new OS. However, as quoted by CNN, consumers only know the release of the Android OS starts from the letter C, which is Cupcake.
“For the two previous products beginning with A and B, I am not too familiar,”he said said,explaining the OS was released four years ago . Like other companies, Google is certainly aiming to make its product characteristics for interesting and memorable.