News Google Android OS Installed On 2 Billion Active Devices

Google Android OS Installed On 2 Billion Active Devices

Google’s Android operating system has reached a milestone by powering 2 billion monthly active devices around the world, the company said.

Google’s vice president of engineering Dave Burke that Android has “the largest reach of any computing platform of its kind”, Xinhua reported on Thursday.

- Advertisement -

Based on the Linux kernel and designed primarily for touchscreen mobile devices, Android was first unveiled in 2007. It is now the operating system, namely the software platform that manages hardware and software including applications, or apps, for more than 80 percent of the world’s smartphones.

- Advertisement -

With its latest version released in August 2016, Android has been claimed by Google officials to be “across all screens:” watches, cars, television sets, Internet of Things (IoTs) and Chromebooks

Google Android OS Installed On 2 Billion Active Devices
Source: Neowin

, a class of low-cost laptop computers comprising nearly 60 percent of laptops sold to K-12 schools in the US.

Promising to make Android “even more useful,” Burke announced a beta release of the operation system’s newest version, Android O. Its formal release is scheduled for “later this year.”

Google also said its voice-powered digital assistant, known as Google Assistant, is available on Apple’s iPhones starting immediately, in addition to its availability on more than 100 million devices.

Now You Can Get the Latest Buzz On Your Phone! Download the PagalParrot Mobile App For Android 

Trending now

Rani Mukerji’s Mardani 2 Social Media Reaction

Mardani 2 is expected to do good business as the first weekend has mostly been booked in advance in major metro cities Rani Mukerji has brought Mardaani 2 to her audience after a banged-up film like Mardaani. The...

Andra Pradesh Cabinet Cleared Disha Bill Which Will Ensure Death Penalty In 21 Days For Sexual Assault Against Women

After the gang rape and Murder of Disha and Veterinary Doctor in Hyderabad, there was widespread outrage across the country, and now in the wake of these cases, Andhra Pradesh Cabinet has passed AP Disha Bill that proposes the death penalty to rapists involved in these horrific...

Saiee Manjrekar, “In Conversation With Dabang 3 Actress

The much-awaited trailer of Salman Khan's next film Dabangg dropped on Wednesday and the film is soon expected to take box office by storm this Christmas. But one name that is drawing maximum attention is of Saiee Manjrekar.  Salman...

Singer Papon Cancels Delhi Show Over CAB(Citizenship Amendment Bill)

The singer Papon, whose real name is Angaraag Mahanta, was scheduled to perform at Imperfecto Shor in Delhi on Friday, but he has canceled his upcoming stage show to be held in Delhi. Papon posted on Thursday "Dear Delhi,...

Trending This Week

Kapil Sharma and Wife Ginni Blessed With A Baby Girl

Kapil Sharma the television show host and comedian took to Twitter to share the news with his fans. He wrote, "Blessed to...

Ranbir Singh to Play “Nagraj”- A Comic Book Super Hero

Ranveer Singh is being roped in to play the iconic Indian superhero 'Nagraj' said Raj Comics president, Manoj Gupta. The film will...

Neha Kakkar’s Shocking Confession on Indian Idol 11

Neha Kakkar stunned her fans on Saturday night. Singer and Indian Idol judge revealed that she wanted to commit suicide at one point...

Top 5 Government Jobs Announced In 2019

In the year 2019, many big recruitments came out for the youth looking for government jobs (Sarkari Naukri). This year, numerous vacancies...

Miss Universe 2019: Zozibini Tunzi from Africa Won The Title

 Miss Universe 2019, the 68th edition of the Miss Universe competition, was held on December 8, 2019, at Tyler Perry Studios in Atlanta, Georgia, the...

Sushmita Sen Announces Second Innings To The Films After 10 Years

Bollywood actress Sushmita Sen who was crowned Femina Miss India in 1994 and later won the Miss Universe 1994 contest at the...

Arjun Kapoor Invests In Food Delivery Company That Will Empower Women

Arjun Kapoor has turned co-investor for a home food delivery company Foodcloud.in. Arjun gave the statement that "My aim at investing in...

Singer Papon Cancels Delhi Show Over CAB(Citizenship Amendment Bill)

The singer Papon, whose real name is Angaraag Mahanta, was scheduled to perform at Imperfecto Shor in Delhi on Friday, but he...