Mobile App Android Development
Mobile app development is the set of processes and procedures involved in writing software for small, wireless computing devices such as smartphones or tablets. Mobile app development is similar to Web application development and has its roots in more traditional software development. One critical difference, however, is that mobile applications (apps) are often written specifically to take advantage of the unique features a particular mobile device offers.
Android can be easily accessed:
Google’s Android gobbled up market share to a large extent, accounting for 80% of all smartphones shipped globally. The best part of Android is that it is easily accessible to any Android programmer with knowledge of Java and the Android SDK. The Android SDK can be easily accessed and has the potential and capability to create some of the most innovative mobile apps.
Innovative and creative:
Because of the open source nature of Android, the developers who get to work on this mobile platform get a lot of exposure to Google’s philosophy of freedom and innovation. This encourages creativity and nurtures the ability to take advantage of Android’s vast resources that improve the quality and functionality of your mobile app.
Ability to install from any source:
Android apps can be installed from any source and not just the Android Market. Besides it is easy and possible to test the apps on multiple devices. All this is possible due to the tools included in the SDK that make it easy to do so. It is also possible to directly install your app on the device directly, or from the command line.
Much lower entry barrier:
If you want to develop your app in Android, you only need to register yourself as a developer on the Android market, prepare your APK and submit it to Android. The entry barrier for Android is much lower as the approval process is much simpler, which is not the case with its nearest competitor App Store.
Well optimized for social apps:
Android is well optimized to develop social apps and this segment is really growing. Most apps developers are going social, and are trying their best to maximize their potential by earning top revenue. Hence, due to its ability to better integrate with a wide range of social networks, it is more preferred amongst developers and business owners who want to go social.