Next up in our countdown of the hottest 100 gadgets on the planet is the Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich
Goodbye Android fragmentation... we hope. The fourth major iteration of the software is the most complete yet as Google aims to synergise Android for all users.
It’s the first major UI redesign in Android history and with it comes Recent Apps button to assist multi-tasking and innovative gestures for improved navigation.
There’s also homescreen folders, resizable widgets, a spell-checker, voice-to-text translation and new face unlock functionality which all helps to bring Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich in line with iOS, and with many cases surpass it.
If only Google’s manufacturing partners were focused on timely upgrades for existing handsets...