Android Os

Android is an operating system based on the Linux kernel, and designed primarily for touchscreen mobile devices such as smartphones and tablet computers. Initially developed by Android, Inc., which Google backed financially and later bought in 2005, 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. The first publicly available smartphone running Android, the HTC Dream, was released on October 22, 2008.
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  • How Google Now is Improving Travel

    … are interacting with their smartphones. Using what they call Google Cards, Google Now displays a custom feed of information tailored specifically to the user. Day to day use provides local weather reports, traffic conditions, where you parked your car and new stories relevant to your interests. It pulls this data from the usage of your phone, GPS data…

    Joshua Meehan/ E-Marketing Associatesin Google How To's- 17 readers -
  • Google's Profits Decline as It Spends Heavily in Q3

    … markets of letting partner companies alter the Android OS has led to Google losing grip on that revenue stream." Google also announced that the total number of paid ads expanded by 17 percent in the third quarter, down from the 25 percent climb announced last quarter. The company also revealed that it had appointed Omid Kordestani as its new…

    Carly Page/ Search Engine Watchin Google- 5 readers -
  • 3 Mobile Trends Key To Successful Marketing Going Forward

    …, was generally expected to build on Apple’s track record of rapid North American adoption. However, in perhaps one of the more surprising developments in mobile over the past several months, initial U.S. and Canadian iOS 8 adoption, while still high compared to Android OS updates, lagged significantly behind previous releases. Almost three weeks…

    Andrew Waber/ Marketing Landin Google- 20 readers -
  • Cortana Coming To Windows 9, Will It Replace Bing?

    … of the end of the Bing brand? Microsoft may see Cortana as a differentiating feature and a way to inject more utility and appeal into the PC, which has suffered consistent sales declines among consumers as mobile devices have become more prevalent. According to Gartner estimates, Android OS devices will be more than 3X more common next year globally…

    Greg Sterling/ Search Engine Landin SEO- 14 readers -