Android

A mobile operating system for smartphones, tablets and netbooks. Designed primarily for touchscreen mobile devices. The Android operating system is based on the modified Linux kernel.

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First released 2003
Developed by Andy Rubin
Latest stable version Android 8
Open-source Yes
Used by Google, Lenovo, Samsung

Interesting facts

Android users can completely customize their homescreens with launchers and widgets, and reskin their devices. Even pre-installed apps can be removed from the homescreen or disabled entirely.

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