Provided by: Creative Commons
Date Added: Sep 2014
Android is an open source and Linux -based operating system mobile devices such a Smartphone and a tablet computer. Android was developed by open hand set alliance, led by Google, and other companies. Android offers a unified approach to application development for mobile devices which means developers need only develop for Android, and their application should be able to run on different devices powered by Android .The first beta version of the Android Software Development Kit (SDK) was released by Google in 2007 where as the first commercial version, Android 1.0,was released September 2008.