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Android

Android is a software stack for mobile devices that includes an operating system, middleware and key applications. Google Inc. purchased the initial developer of the software, Android Inc., in 2005. Android's mobile operating system is based on a modified version of the Linux kernel. Google and other members of the Open Handset Alliance collaborated on Android's development and release. The Android Open Source Project (AOSP) is tasked with the maintenance and further development of Android. The Android operating system is the world's best-selling Smartphone platform.

Articles About Android

Project Ara to Feature Customized Android L Version

By IBTimes AU

Project Ara to Feature Customized Android L Version (9:33 pm)

Android L to Spread 64-bit Smartphones

By IBTimes AU

Android L to Spread 64-bit Smartphones (9:32 pm)

Pinchai Speaks During His Keynote Address at the Google I/O Developers Conference in San Francisco
New Android L Hints Surface, New Name and Devices to Watch Out For

By IBTimes AU

New Android L Hints Surface, New Name and Devices to Watch Out For (9:06 pm)

Pinchai Speaks During His Keynote Address at the Google I/O Developers Conference in San Francisco
1. Android 5.0 L Release Confirmed October with New Nexus 6, Motorola Shamu and Nexu 9 Details

By IBTimes AU

1. Android 5.0 L Release Confirmed October with New Nexus 6, Motorola Shamu and Nexu 9 Details (9:01 pm)

Motorola Mobility Chief Executive Dennis Woodside Poses With The New Moto G Mobile Phone
1. Moto G Android 4.4.4 KitKat Guide, Boost Mobile Release and Installation

By IBTimes AU

1. Moto G Android 4.4.4 KitKat Guide, Boost Mobile Release and Installation (8:56 pm)

A man reacts while trying out his new Samsung Galaxy S5 in Jakarta
Android One vs iPhone 6 vs Samsung Galaxy S5 vs HTC One M8: Target Differences

By IBTimes AU

Android One vs iPhone 6 vs Samsung Galaxy S5 vs HTC One M8: Target Differences (8:46 pm)

MORE TOPICS: IPHONE, SAMSUNG, HTC

A member of the media examines a Motorola phone
Moto X Android 4.4.4 Kitkat Update Guide, T-Mobile OTA

By IBTimes AU

Moto X Android 4.4.4 Kitkat Update Guide, T-Mobile OTA (8:39 pm)

A Google search page is reflected in sunglasses in this photo illustration taken in Brussels May 30, 2014.
Google HTC Nexus 9 Tablet October 24 Launch Date Benefits Many

By IBTimes AU

Google's Nexu 9 tablet has been making the headlines particularly as the debate around its actual name continues. With HTC reportedly making the device, there are high expectations for both companies. (7:37 pm)

MORE TOPICS: SAMSUNG, MANUFACTURING, IPAD, SMARTPHONE, HTC

Pinchai Speaks During His Keynote Address at the Google I/O Developers Conference in San Francisco
Achieving Optimal Performance and Productivity with Android Tablet

By IBTimes AU

Android tablets are a great companion for students and workers. The features, apps and partnership with Google can help anyone stay productive. Here are some ways to be productive with an Android tablet. (6:46 pm)

A Visitor Holds A New Samsung Galaxy Note 4 Smartphone At The Unpacked 2014 Episode 2 Event Ahead Of The IFA Electronics Show In Berlin
Galaxy Note 4 vs Nexus 6: Which Smartphone Dominates

By IBTimes AU

The Galaxy Note 4 and the reported Google Nexus 6 (said to be called the Nexus X) boast very attractive features that may make it difficult for consumers to decide which one to get. Does one device stand out over the other, or are they equally matche... (6:25 pm)

MORE TOPICS: SAMSUNG, SMARTPHONE