Android is a well-known “operating system” worldwide, based on another operating system called Linux. It is a company that is part of the Open Handset, a consortium of 78 hardware, software and telecommunications companies dedicated to the development of new technologies for mobile devices, which became part of Google in 2005.
Android has become part of the lives of millions of people
As its name in English indicates, hardware refers to the “hard parts of a computer system” and its parts are of the electro-magnetic, mechanical and electrical type, made up of cabinets, cables and boxes.
The software comes being the “soft parts” or intangibles, which refer to the components of the programming, which in turn include the computer applications mainly,the “word processors”, which allow the user to perform all the functions that they have. what to do with the editing and production of texts, images, among others.
Smartphones have this operating system and this has become the main product sold by this famous company, not only in the United States, but around the world. Like all the technological advances of humanity, the Android system has had whole decades of development, to be what it is today.
Initially, it was designed for mobile devices with a touch screen. The first known copy with this operating system was the HTC Dream mobile, which went on sale in 2008. This operating system is the most used by technology consumers worldwide, it has managed to surpass other important operating systems such as Windows Phone and IOS.
According to some sources, this operating system is the most desired by international intelligence agencies, because it stores a large amount of detailed information of each of its users, which exceed the billions worldwide.
Recently, in June 2014, the brand made a great technological development public, because it managed to unify the hardware with the software and thus, it expanded the market of its products. Thanks to this advance, many items have gone on sale such as Android TV, Android Auto, Android Wear and in addition to this I sell some low-end mobile phones known as Android One that served to make their products more affordable as they It has the image that they are extremely expensive and are not suitable for all public.
Phoneia.com (June 1, 2019). History and things you did not know about Android. Recovered from https://phoneia.com/en/curiosities/history-and-things-you-did-not-know-about-android/