According to Ruddock, Google will announce the name of the OS on August 21st, the same day as a solar eclipse. However, these smartphones are slated to get unveiled in October this year and Google may not delay the release of Android O to such an extent.
Note that Google recently launched the Android Things Console, which enables support for over-the-air updates to Android Things devices.
The new version now supports the use of WebView (mini browser functionality that is bundled for use within a mobile app) on the Raspberry Pi 3. The inclusion of an octopus as an Easter egg inside the latest Android O beta suggests Google might be ditching desserts and moving to underwater molluscs instead. Previously it was speculated that Android O could finally be called Android Oreo or Android Oatmeal Cookie, though it looks like we'll have to wait a little longer to find out its official name. Ruddock is of the view that the official name of Android 8.0 will be declared on August 21, the day of the solar eclipse.
Using Google's advanced machine learning techniques, Android O will bring the ability to select texts, recognise it as an address, email ID or a contact number, and will show related options.
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Pacific Command's Joint Intelligence Center, told CNN a single ship equipped with Aegis could probably take out two missiles. Pyongyang's media outlet said America was making "desperate efforts" to test weapons in the Korean peninsula.
Arsenal's Sanchez out of opener due to abdominal strain
The Sky Sports app, available to download on iOS and Android devices, will also be providing live text coverage and updates. Former Manchester United striker Javier Hernandez returns to the Premier League after spells in Spain and Germany.
N.Korea Snubs S.Korea at ASEAN Forum
In the context of North Korea's rapidly advancing intercontinental ballistic missile program, these threats can not be ignored. Tillerson conceded there would likely be a lag period before the sanctions "actually have a practical bite on their revenues".
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