Android

Android is one of the world’s leaders in Mobile operating system’s. Originally it was developed by Android, inc, before Google bought it in 2005. Since the software made its appearance on its first mobile device in 2008 it has developed into one of the most popular mobile services available, as of May 2013, a total of 900 million Android devices have been activated and 48 billion apps have been installed from the Google Play store, thus making Android the world’s most widely used smartphone platform. The Play Store application allows users to browse, download and update their desired apps which have been published by Google and third-party developers. With a reported 675,000 apps, very few other stores featured on mobile operating systems can compete.