Android Application Development

Basics about Android

Android is a mobile operating system initially developed by Android Inc., a firm purchased by Google in 2005.Android is based upon a modified version of the Linux kernel. It is a participant in the Open Handset Alliance. Unit sales for Android OS Smartphone ranked first among all Smartphone OS handsets sold in the U.S. in the second and third quarters of 2010, with a third quarter market share of 43.6%.

Android has a large community of developers writing application programs ("apps") that extend the functionality of the devices. There are currently over 100,000 apps available for Android. Android Market is the online app store run by Google, though apps can be downloaded from third party sites. Developers write in the Java language, controlling the device via Google-developed Java libraries.

WebTechies at Android

Android Applications are gaining tremendous popularity as demand and sales of android based phones is increasing significantly. Android based phones from companies like LG, Samsung, Motorola, HTC, DELL and many more now count a significant global market OS share. Most developers with popular applications have android versions of their applications as well.

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