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What is the meaning of Android?

Literally, it means “manlike,” deriving from the Greek word for “man” and an ending that means “like” or “similar to”. ADJECTIVE Possessing human features or resembling a human being. NOUN An automaton that (created from biological materials) resembles a human. … Continue reading

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Do You Know – The Myth of Android Version Naming?

The names of the Android OS versions start with consecutive letters of the alphabet: 1-Astro 2-Bender 3-CupCake (version 1.5) 4-Donut (version 1.6) 5-Eclair (version 2.0, 2.1) 6-Froyo aka Frozen Yoghurt (version 2.2) 7-Gingerbread (version 2.3.x) 8-Honeycomb (version 3.x.x) 9-Icecream Sandwich … Continue reading

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What is the meaning of Android?

Literally, it means “manlike,” deriving from the Greek word for “man” and an ending that means “like” or “similar to”. ADJECTIVE Possessing human features or resembling a human being. NOUN An automaton that (created from biological materials) resembles a human. … Continue reading

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What is Android Emulator?

Android Emulator is a virtual mobile device that runs on your PC/Laptop on Windows or MAC Operating System. The emulator lets you develop and test Android applications without using a physical device with Android Operating System installed. The Android emulator … Continue reading

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What is Fastboot for Android?

Fastboot is a a special diagnostic and engineering protocol used to update the flash filesystem in Android devices from a host over USB. It allows flashing of unsigned partition images. The fastboot utiity is part of the Android SDK.  It allows a … Continue reading

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When was the 1st Android Developer Challenge held?

The Android Developer Challenge (ADC) was launched by Google in 2008, with the aim of providing awards for high-quality mobile applications built on the Android platform. The Android Developer Challenge was first announced in January, with submissions being accepted from … Continue reading

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How to find your Android Device ID

If you are having trouble with finding your Android device ID, there are a number of ways to figure it out. There are several ways to know your Android Device ID, 1- Enter *#*#8255#*#* in your phone dialer, you’ll be shown … Continue reading

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What is adb?

ADB stands for “Android Debug Bridge”. ADB is a tool used to connect and send pre-defined operating commands to your Android phone or device by using a command line from a desktop pc or laptop computer.

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How to take a screenshot on android Phones

Taking a screenshot on Android Phone is not much difficult, but the process of taking screenshot may vary from device to device. Before you learn how to take a screen shot on your Android phone or tablet, 1st check which … Continue reading

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