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Nougat it is! But, what is it? That's how some users reacted to the not-so-popular dessert name. Most users were hoping for Nutella, and after KitKat that seemed like a possibility.
Google has a name for Android and it's... Nougat! Well, yes that's the name!
Well, this time was no different, except that the company was open to suggessions. The name is , no its not Nutella or Nankatai, it is 'Nougat'. We didn't see a lot of applause coming in for that, now.