Android application development to increase your business productivityby Jay Dee AndolaSoft
Android is a mobile device operating system developed by Android Inc. in 2003. Later, search engine giant ‘Google’ acquired Android in 2005. Android operating system was originally developed for Smartphone, pocket PCs and other compact devices. It was primarily designed to provide the users with all kinds of functionalities of modern computers like accessing internet, listening to music, watching movies, playing games and many more. Today, Android is implemented in wearable gadgets like smart glasses, smart watches and in smart TVs too. Latest news also suggests that Android is about to be implemented in other consumer electronic devices.
A majority of growing businesses these days are focusing on Android application development in order to leverage their business productivity. Android application development can help businesses to establish a better relationship with their existing and potential customers by sending regular updates of their product and services. Organization can release updates through social media, carry out extensive E-Mail marketing and other advertising routines. All these benefits and functionalities form Android application development is primarily because of the fact that it is an open-source technology. Hence the source code is easily accessible by developers. It facilitates them to alter the source code in order to develop application according to the specific business requirements. Developers can always update Android applications to standout over the competitors and ensure that the apps are safe from the hackers.
Android OS can be used by the organizations and businesses without paying licensing charges or royalty fees and other audits. A number of new and innovative android development, mobile games and apps can be created using the Android open source platform which can lead to increased business growth in real time. Professionals can also construct SDK without investing on additional manpower or set-up an additional infrastructure. Programs can also be charged free of cost as per the customer’s requirements thus making Android OS the most cost effective mobile application development platform till date.
Android OS also offers more flexible integration to the devices. If the organization has to merge multiple programs, then Android application development could practically be the best platform for the same. Businesses can easily manage and merge multiple programs, may it be simple or complex, Android offers multiple conveniences to explore the platform with ease.
Unlike other mobile platforms like iOS, BB OS and Symbian; Android based apps can be distributed in multiple ways other than the Google’s Marketplace. Although business can easily use the application store to promote and distribute their products and services. Besides that, they also have the complete freedom to develop their own distribution channels and create other application stores. This has facilitated the businesses as well as the developers to create unique and intriguing apps and also generate a wide range of distribution platforms to reach potential consumer around the globe.
The open source and free nature of the Android Application Development has made it ideal for its application in notebooks, laptops and other mobile devices and consumer electronics. It can be tweaked to be used with sensors and other advanced hardware integration. Thus Android platform can provide solutions for a wide range of industries which are highly portable as well as cost effective.
Jay Dee works as an Android application developer, which is a part of Andolasoft. Many of his articles showcases the contribution outsourcing has brought into the arena of Ruby on rails development, cakePHP Development and Android application development. For more Information please visit www.andolasoft.com
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