All About Android
Most of us might have heard the word android,but only little of us know what really is an Android and it’s various applications.In this tutorial i will tell you everything that you might want to learn or investigate about an ANDROID.
What really is an Android?
Android is an Operating system designed for various mobile handsets,Smartphones,PDA’s and Tablet PC’s.This operating system was developed by open handset alliance which was led by Google.
Android has been released under Apache license a free software license which makes it more popular.Now, many people know about Android and use the software before playing Party Poker in their daily lives.It is basically a software stack developed for mobile devices that includes an operating system, middleware and key applications. The Android SDK provides the tools and APIs which are necessary for developing applications based on the Android platform with the help of JAVA programming language.Android also consists of a Linux kernel , with middleware, libraries and API’s written in C language.
Android community has a large number of team of developers ,developing application for Android which provides an Android user with new and unique applications to use.The applications are written in Java.
At this time there are more than 2,50,000 applications available for Android on web.The best place to look for any Android application is the
Android market is an online application market where the latest android applications are provided which can be downloaded for free with the help of some 3rd party site.
- The application framework which allows the reuse of the components.
- Integrated Web browser
- Supports audio, video, and still image formats (MPEG4, H.264, MP3, AAC, AMR, JPG, PNG, GIF)
- Supports Bluetooth,Wi-fi,Edge,3G.
- Optimizes Graphics which is powered by a custom 2D graphics library,3D graphics based on the OpenGL ES 1.0 specification
- 4.0(Ice Cream Sandwich)
Today Android has become the most popular operating software in the market for smartphone’s,PDA’s and Tablet PC’s,as it has provided it’s user with some many new and innovative applications to use.User’s can easily download various apps available to them through android market.Google add’s nearly 25000 android applications to it’s list daily which has helped android to become a popular operating system in these 2-3 years.
One of the most important thing that has made it popular is the ease of use of this operating system.It’s really easy and simple to operate an android which has made it more popular b/w it’s users.
Let me know through your comment’s what you think of this operating system “ANDROID”.
Steve Robbins is a self professed geek loves all Tech. He is chief writer and editor for TechBugs.