If you aren’t convinced that Android L is almost here, with a likely unveil this week, the fact that Google’s statue maker is currently preparing the lawn for “future photo ops” might be enough to win you over.
Recent Android L build shows off tweaked navigation and status icons
According to sources familiar with the matter, new Nexus hardware and the final version of Android L will be shown off either October 15th or the 16th. Android L won't actually hit until November 1st, however.
Google employees already running Android L on Nexus 4 phones
According to online postings made by Google employees it looks possible that the company has released internal versions of Android L for the Nexus 4. The comments are responses to bug reports filed against Chromium. In both cases the users mention testing various bits of Chromium functionality on Nexus 4 phones, running Android L.
Google has stepped forward to announce that they will enable device encryption by default in Android L. Taking user security a step beyond remote locate, lock and wipe as can be found now through the Android Device Manager.
Galaxy S5 and Note 4 reportedly getting Android L in late November or early December