If you are a fan of the Android, then you may have already cottoned on to Google’s naming techniques when it comes to generating code names for their Android systems. Each is named after a sweet treat and each name begins with the letter of the alphabet that follows the first letter of the previous system. There was no code name for the first two versions of the Android, but the third was code named ‘Cupcake’ and the names of the others have followed this theme to date.
This month the rumour mill was rife with predictions that the newest system would be called ‘Key lime Pie’ due to limited sweet treats beginning with ‘K’. Although, we can’t help but think that Knickerbocker glory got slightly over looked.
Of course, they may not make it half way through the alphabet before they change tact, but we wanted to have some fun and predict what names may come up in future if the trend continues.
We think that even Google could fail to come up with something for Z and X and it could take a genius to come up with a sweet treat beginning with Q! so, we are offering a £20 Amazon.co.uk Gift Certificate* for the most original sweet treat beginning with EITHER of these letters.
Just for fun however, we have left L, N and S blank and are offering a £10 Amazon Gift Certificate to the winner of the most original idea for each of these.
What do you need to do to be in with a chance of winning?
Simply help us come up with some Sweet treats beginning with the missing letters below. Don’t worry if you can’t think of anything for Q, X and Z. There is still a chance to win with L, N or S.
|C – Cupcake √||O – Oreo cookie Cheesecake|
|D – Doughnut √||P – Peanut Butter cupcake|
|E – Éclair √||Q –|
|F – Froyo √||R – Rocky Road|
|G – Gingerbread √||S –|
|H – Honeycomb √||T – Tiramisu|
|I – Ice-cream Sandwich √||U – Upside down cake|
|J – Jellybean √||V – Vanilla Panna cotta|
|K – Key lime Pie √||W – Walnut Whip|
|L –||X –|
|M – Mince Pie||Y – Yogurt covered raison|
|N –||Z –|
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Terms and Conditions
There is one prize of a £20 Amazon.co.uk Gift Certificate up for grabs for the most original name beginning with EITHER Q, Z or X
There is one prize of a £10 Amazon.co.uk Gift Certificate up for grabs for the most original name beginning with ‘L’
There is one prize of a £10 Amazon.co.uk Gift Certificate up for grabs for the most original name beginning with ‘N’
There is one prize of a £10 Amazon.co.uk Gift Certificate up for grabs for the most original name beginning with ‘S’
In the event that there is more than one submission of the same name, the prize will be awarded to the FIRST person to contact us with the winning name (so no copying others).
The winners will be chosen by Monday 5th August 2013 and will be contacted no later than Friday 9th August via their preferred method of social media
Entries are limited to one per person.
The winners will be chosen by vote from the Protect your bubble team. We regret to inform you that all decisions are final.
*Amazon.co.uk is not a sponsor of this promotion. Amazon, Amazon.co.uk, the Amazon.co.uk logo, and the smile logo are trademarks or registered trademarks of Amazon EU SARL or its affiliates. Amazon.co.uk Gift Certificates (“GCs”) may be redeemed on the Amazon.co.uk website or affiliated website Javari.co.uk towards the purchase of eligible products listed in our online catalogue and sold by Amazon.co.uk or any other seller selling through Amazon.co.uk. GCs cannot be reloaded, resold, transferred for value, redeemed for cash or applied to any other account. Amazon.co.uk is not responsible if a GC is lost, stolen, destroyed or used without permission. See www.amazon.co.uk/gc-legal for complete terms and conditions. GCs are issued and © 2012 by Amazon EU Sarl.