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  • 1.  What is android ? This is a simple question but the answer is quite complicated. If you go deeper on the word android , You will get lot of answers for the question What is Android. To answer in a simple way. Android is an operating system for Mobile phones. I will explain more about this in the later part of this article.
  • 2.  Lot of advances can be seen these days in the field of smart phones. As the number of users is increasing day by day, facilities are also increasing. Starting with simple phones which were made just to make and receive calls. Now we have phones which can even access GPS , GPRS, Wi-Fi, NFC. and lot of other cool and advanced features which you cannot even imagine. So in this Mobile world of this complication. Android is one of those operating system platforms which made it easy for manufacturers to design top class phones.
  • 3.  Android is also an operating system developed by Google. Basically it was started by some other company which was taken by Google. Google improved the operating system and made it a open source platform. It was widely adapted over the world. As it is open source it is so popular amongst the smart phones. Android OS can also be used on tablet PCs.
  • 4.  Android is a open source platform which can be used by any phone manufacturers on the world. Unlike other operating systems for mobile phones like ions ( Operating system by apple for phone, iPod and other devices.). Sambaing is owned by Nokia and it comes only on Nokia Handsets. Android can be used by any manufacturer. So that if the latest research is to be believed over half of the smart phones in use run on android.
  • 5.  Android is one the hottest mobile operating systems available today. Samsung is the Largest Manufacturer of android phones and tablets. LG, HTC, Sony, are other top manufacturers of android phones and tablets. Some local manufacturers like MicroVAX, Carbon, Hawaii, also use android Phones on their portable devices. -
  • 6.  Android is released in series of Versions. Starting from 1.0 version ( where 2.0, 3.0, …… are latest releases). Google name these versions with some food items like ice cream, jelly bean, sandwich etc. which is one of the specialty of android versions.
  • 7.  Android is a Linux-based operating system designed primarily for touch screen mobile devices such as smart phones and tablet computers. Initially developed by Android, Inc., which Google backed financially and later purchased in 2005,[9] Android was unveiled in 2007 along with the founding of the Open Handset Alliance: a consortium of hardware, software, and telecommunication companies devoted to advancing open standards for mobile devices.[10] The first Android-powered phone was sold in October 2008.[11]
  • 8.  Android is open source and Google releases the code under the Apache License.[12] This open source code and permissive licensing allows the software to be freely modified and distributed by device manufacturers, wireless carriers and enthusiast developers. Additionally, Android has a large community of developers writing applications ("apps") that extend the functionality of devices, written primarily in a customized version of the Java programming language.[13] In October 2012, there were approximately 700,000 apps available for Android, and the estimated number of applications downloaded from Google Play, Androids primary app store, was 25 billion.[14][15]
  • 9.  Samsung Galaxy S3 (AT&T, Sprint, T- Mobile, U.S. Cellular, Verizon) Pumped with high-performing hardware and creative software features, the Samsung Galaxy S3 is an excellent, top- end phone thats neck and neck with the HTC One X.
  • 10.  Samsung Galaxy Note 2 (AT&T, Sprint, T- Mobile, U.S. Cellular, Verizon) Samsung delivers a powerful, boundary- pushing device that gets a lot right. Yet its complicated features and high price raise questions about its purpose.
  • 11.  HTC Droid DNA (Verizon Wireless) With quad-core power, 4G LTE, a lovely 5-inch screen, and a stunning design, the $199.99 HTC Droid DNA is currently Verizons best Android deal.
  • 12.  The version history of the Android mobile operating system began with the release of the Android beta in November 2007. The first commercial version, Android 1.0, was released in September 2008. Android is under ongoing development by Google and the Open Handset Alliance, and has seen a number of updates to its base operating system since its original release. These updates typically fix bugs and add new features.
  • 13.  Since April 2009, Android versions have been developed under a codename and released in alphabetical order: Cupcake, Donut, Éclair, Frodo, Gingerbread, Honeycomb, Ice Cream Sandwich (ICS), and Jelly Bean. As of 2013, over 500 million active devices use the Android OS worldwide.[1] The most recent major Android update was Jelly Bean 4.2, which was released on commercial devices in November 2012.[2][3]
  • 14.  There were at least two internal releases inside Google/OHA before the Android beta was released in November 2007. In a temporary naming scheme, the second of these releases was code-named "R2-D2".[4] Dan Moral created some of the first mascots logos, but the current green Android logo was designed by Irina Blok. Ryan Gibson conceived of the confections naming scheme that has been used for the majority of the public releases, starting with Android 1.5 Cupcake.
  • 15.  The Android beta was released on 5 November 2007,[5][6] while the software development kit (SDK) was released on 12 November 2007.[7] The 5 November date is popularly taken to be Androids "birthday".[8] Public beta versions of the SDK were released in the following order: 16 November 2007: m3-rc22a[9] 14 December 2007: m3-rc37a[10] 13 February 2008: m5-rc14[11] 3 March 2008: m5-rc15[12] 18 August 2008: 0.9[13] 23 September 2008: 1.0-r1[14]
  • 16.  Temple Run 2 Gigabit Super Hexagon ESPN X Games Banjo Pebble Smart Data
  • 17.  Respectfully Submitted to Prof. Erwin M. Globio , MSITSubmitted by:Orot, Glyceryl Mae I.IA12115