Android is an operating system and software platform, which is basically used in the mobile devices. The Android is designed particularly for the touchscreen mobiles like Ipad and Smartphones. The Android helps to carry various touch screen objects like pinching, tapping and swiping. The Android also allows to have a virtual keyboard on the phones to type anything. Android is been developed by the Google. Since the introduction of the Android various different versions of Android are developed. Android 1.5 (Cupcake), Android 2.3 (Gingerbread) and many more versions are there.
Android is an end to end software platform which can be easily used on any of the configuration of the hardware. Linux is basically used in the Android. Under the open source license, the Google has released the source code. Apart from the smartphones the Android are also used in the wrist watches, for cars known as Android Auto, etc. Many more developments are still going on the Android. Find more specific information on Android in the file attached below.