Android is one of mobile operating systems for mobile devices, primarily designed for touchscreen devices such as smartphones and tablets.

Based on a modified version of Linux operating system kernel with proprietary elements (such as Google Play), Android operating system is currently one of the most distributed solutions for mobile devices and smart TVs.

There are also distributions of OS based on Android: #️⃣

  • LineageOS and Replicant
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Some of the alternatives to Android: #️⃣

  • iOS
  • TizenOS
  • PureOS/Librem
  • LuneOS
  • SailfishOS

Useful information about Android: #️⃣

  • Android Studio for development
  • Android Gradle Plugin - build automation tool

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