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Title: Android L vs Android KitKat: New Features for Developers and Apps (1)

Android L
vs Android KitKat New Features for Developers
and Apps

Latest Android Operating System
The latest itinerant operating system from
Android is the Google Android L. It will be
released with few Google Nexus gadgets. This new
operating system is till now available as The
Developer Preview. Announced in the month of June
2014, this new OS will be open to the public this
fall. Although the final name of this OS is still
a suspense, but Google has made sure that it will
contain a lot of new arenas favorable for the app
developers and smart phone users.

Focus of Google about Android OS
Google focuses on the naming of their operating
system. They associate them with the names of
desserts. As with the last version of Google
operating system, Android KitKat became popular,
the name along with its working. Although the L
word has not been made official, strong sources
reveal that Google will name their latest OS as
the Android Lollypop.

Changes Accompanied By The New Android OS
The most prominent change done by the Android
Application Development Company with the new
release is the approachable design language. The
newly built user interface comes with the all new
design etymology known as the Material Design. It
also improves the notification system which makes
the user use them from lock screen of any smart
phone. They will be displayed in the form of
banners across the upper part of the smart
phone's screen.

Internal Changes
Internal changes have also been made by Google.
The Dalvik has been replaced by all new Android
Runtime (ART). This gives an enhanced application
performance. It will also improve as well as
augment the use of batteries in any smart device.

Comparison with Android KitKat
The basic difference between these two different
Android platform is the designing. Specially
designed for the Android App Developers, the
Material Design of this new platform will add a
new dimension to the Android apps. A variety of
new animations will give a new feel to any smart
device. Sounds, shadows, color texture will get
automatically changed which was absent in the
KitKat version.

New Screen Feature
  • The lock screen has been renewed with fresh
    features. Added notifications will enhance the
    working of the Android L gadgets. In addition to
    what the KitKat devices had, the new platform
    will be equipped with the options of the
  • Swipe for unlocking
  • Left swipe for opening Camera
  • Right swipe for opening the dialer


Home Screen Navigation Button
The navigation buttons on the home screen will be
changed in the new platform. They will come in
different shapes square, circle and triangle.
This will change the entire look of the gadgets.

New Feature
As compared to KitKat, the Lollypop will be able
to carry on multi-tasking in a more efficient
manner. It will help the developers to create new
cards for every app. They will have the option of
getting close by swiping along with tapping on
the X option.

Android L For Developers
With the launch of Android L, app developers will
be able to upgrade their apps supported by the 64
bit processors. An improved battery life will
also be there on the cards.

Google Devices with Android L
According to the latest reports, the launch of
the devices of Google Nexus, namely Nexus 10,
Nexus 7, Nexus 5 and Nexus 4 will reveal the
Android L platform to the public. Android App
Development Services are burning the candles on
the both ends to make this new OS platform a

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