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Android OS: A Review
Android OS: A Review

Author(s): Przemyslaw Gilski, Jacek Stefański
Subject(s): ICT Information and Communications Technologies
Published by: UIKTEN - Association for Information Communication Technology Education and Science
Keywords: Android OS; Mobile computing; Operating systems; Software

Summary/Abstract: Due to the technological development, mobile terminals have evolved into functionally sophisticated devices such as smartphones and tablets. The Android platform has become one of the most popular operating system with millions of new users each year. Despite many studies, none have provided a comprehensive description of this operating system. In this paper we present a review of the Android OS. We describe the platforms history including improvements involved in each release as well as the systems architecture and project structure.

  • Issue Year: 4/2015
  • Issue No: 1
  • Page Range: 116-120
  • Page Count: 5
  • Language: English
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