Google released Android 2.3 Gingerbread

Yesterday Google released a new version of Android 2.3 called Gingerbread. The following video explains some of the new features:

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I am looking forward to updating my HTC Desire when it receives the update.

Update: Apart from this information ReadWriteWeb found some interesting new features as stated on their weblog:

Yesterday, Google launched a new version of the Android operating system, Android 2.3, code-named “Gingerbread.” Since then, developers have been scouring through the software development kit (SDK) to see what’s new. A few have found some interesting items – including hints at possible video chat in Google’s GTalk app, references to a Playstation controller and even a fabulous “Easter egg” painting depicting an Android surrounded by zombies.