Google Android 2.3 – Launching with Nexus S

Google has announced that with the release of their latest phone, the Nexus S (a Samsung device), they are also launching Android 2.3. Obviously Android 2.3 won’t be available immediately for everybody, depending on the hardware and carrier, but it’s still a big deal.

Some of the highlights of Android 2.3
* UI (User Interface) refinements – simplified, plus enhanced performance.
* Better/faster text input and editing, including reshaped keys to increase accuracy
* One-touch word selection and copy/paste.
* Improved power management
* Improved control over applications
* A New and updated set of standard applications
* Support for multiple cameras
* See the link below for more details

* (Nexus S)
* Android 2.3 Platform Highlights