Name of Next Android Release to be “Gingerbread”

In a post on LWN.net, Brian Swetland reveals the name of Android’s next release.

“We maintain a set of patches on top of Linux, which we periodically rebase to the latest released Linux kernel. We’ve been doing this roughly every other kernel release since about 2.6.14. This week we’re finalizing our move to 2.6.32 for the Android ‘Froyo’ release, and we’ll likely be on .33 or .34 for ‘Gingerbread.'”

So what do you think “H” will be? Hamburger probably won’t work, as it doesn’t fall under the “sweets” category. Maybe they’ll use Hersheys, Hot Fudge, or possibly Hollow Chocolate Bunnies.

Yummm…. Bunnies.

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19 Comments

  1. TareX
    February 09, 22:34 Reply

    I look forward to Android Hotpee.

  2. Benjamin
    February 09, 23:32 Reply

    Thinking it'll either be Horchata, HoHo or Humble Pie

  3. kreps
    February 10, 00:48 Reply

    Honey would be really sweet! Or…how about huckleberry.

    • Liam Gray
      July 26, 10:04 Reply

      Lets just combine your 2 suggestion. How about "Honeyberry" sounds sweet and Lovely…. Right? When is the release of the new Android?

  4. @Lothinator
    February 10, 14:41 Reply

    Meh. The name of the next Android release might as well be "Still not on your G1!!!!".

    • jsp254
      July 29, 00:59 Reply

      apparently you aint dug into your ROOTs yet.. i gots 2.2 on my g1!!!

  5. @Deemenye
    June 07, 23:25 Reply

    Hamantaschen. It's going to happen. Jew pride.

  6. Kimmy
    September 24, 18:43 Reply

    Sorry, its still not bringing an interest here. Still don’t have plans of getting an Andriod.

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