Yesterday, the Google+ Kit Kat page posted what many people thought was a hint that Android 4.4 (and the Nexus 5 ) would be announced on October 18. The post referenced the C&C Music Factory song, “Gonna Make You Sweat (Everybody Dance Now)”, which was released on October 18, 1990 and happened to be exactly 4 minutes and 4 seconds long. It appears Google was really trying to tell us something, but we needed to dig a little deeper.
The Kit Kat Twitter account posted “Sometimes you have to look for the signs…” with an image of “This Is It.” “This is it” is a movie dedicated to Michael Jackson and was released on October 28, 2009. I should also point out that this tweet was sent out before the Google+ post. Okay, but how do both of these clues tie together? The original name of C&C Music Factory was “28th Street Crew”. So now we have the number “28″ involved with both clues. I do think the 28th is the actual date and here’s why….