Google finally unveiled a new version of Android today at an event in San Francisco. No, not Android 5.0 Key Lime Pie—justan update to its existing Jelly Bean flavor, Android 4.3.

Android 4.3 Jelly Bean is not the major jump in Android design and functionality that many users have been waiting for. It does, though, add several features that make Jelly Bean a little more functional for developers, publishers and users.

The newest Jelly Bean flavor has six primary new features:

OpenGL 3 for Embedded Systems
Bluetooth Smart
Notification Access
Restricted Profiles
DRM for Media Companies
Improve Profiling Tools

Google also is making Android smoother and faster in Android 4.3 Jelly Bean with reduced touch latency, CPU input boost (which means tighter integration with a device’s primary processor), hardware accelerated 2D rendering and improved syncing and buffering.
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--jeremy