Android TV could quickly be the subsequent topic of a string of rebrandings by the Mountain View big hoping to claim its personal title over its merchandise, with 9to5Google citing an inside supply that implies that the corporate is planning on renaming Android TV as Google TV.
The renaming would carry the corporate’s sensible TV platform full circle, because the predecessor to Android TV was additionally known as — await it! — Google TV. Again then, Google determined to rebrand its revamped sensible TV platform to extra carefully resemble its cell working system, each technically and by title. Now, it appears the corporate needs to decouple the 2.
Google pulled the same transfer final month, changing the ‘Hangouts’ in Hangouts Chat and Hangouts Meet with its personal title.
After all, whereas the corporate could also be asserting its branding over its merchandise extra aggressively, it most definitely does not imply that the Android model itself goes wherever. Android is, in any case, the preferred cell working system on the planet and some of the recognizable manufacturers on the planet; scrapping it might be tantamount to company suicide.
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