"Google today rolled out Android 2.3, dubbed Gingerbread, and
unveiled the first smartphone to run on the updated mobile
operating system -- the Nexus S.
"Google's Android czar Andy Rubin broke the Gingerbread release
news today in a blog post, saying the Nexus S, co-developed with
Samsung, will deliver a "pure Google" experience.
""Today, weâ€™re pleased to introduce the
latest version of the Android platform, Gingerbread, and unveil the
next Android device from the Nexus line of mobile products -- Nexus
S. And for developers, the Gingerbread SDK/NDK is now available as
well," Rubin said in his blog post. "Nexus S is the lead device for
the Gingerbread/Android 2.3 release; itâ€™s the
first Android device to ship with the new version of the Android