KitKat is officially out and about on Nexus phones. Will it come to your phone? Manufacturers have been sketchy on who is updating and when. Full list to come soon. In the meantime here are few cool features to look for in the next couple months.
Android 4.4, KitKat
Beautiful & Immersive
Faster multitasking Android 4.4 takes system performance to an all-time high by optimizing memory usage in every major component. That means you can run more of your favorite apps and switch between them faster than ever.
Smart & Simple
The future is calling The new phone app automatically prioritizes your contacts based on the people that you talk to the most. You can also search for nearby places and businesses, your contacts or people in your Google Apps domain.
A smarter caller ID Whenever you get a call from a phone number that’s not in your contacts, your phone will look for matches from businesses with a local listing on Google Maps.
All your messages in the same place Never miss a message, no matter how your friend sends it. With the new Hangouts app, all of your SMS and MMS messages are together in the same app, alongside your other conversations and video calls. And with the new Hangouts, you can even share your location and send animated GIFs.
Grab & Go
Print wherever, whenever Now you can print photos, documents and web pages from your phone or tablet. You can print to any printer connected to Google Cloud Print, to HP ePrint printers and to other printers that have apps in the Google Play Store.
Interesting article by David Chartier from WIRED called “The Future of Social Media: The Walls Come Crumbling Down.” In this ever changing medium of FaceBook, Twiiter, and Myspace, etc.. they will all need to open