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Google Android 4.4 - KitKat OS new features

Features of this new Mobile OS are noted in following links

http://www.android.com/versions/kit-kat-4-4/

http://www.nbcnews.com/technology/android-4-4-kitkat-detailed-small-welcome-changes-8C11506978

QUOTE: Google has revealed the features contained within the latest version of Android operating system, 4.4 or KitKat, which it first announced in September. There's nothing mind-blowing, but the features are helpful — and hint at devices to come.  KitKat relies more than ever on behind-the-scenes Google services to enhance everyday tasks. For instance, a new caller ID will check business listings for an unknown number so you know it's the vet or hardware store and not a telemarketer. And searching contacts will bring up nearby places, not just people on your phone.   A new "immersive" mode lets apps and games take over the whole screen — no buttons or status bar to be seen. And an improved file-finding tool minimizes switching between apps when you're looking to attach or modify a recently used or downloaded image or document.