Android facts – 15 amazing facts about android

Android facts

In this post, we are sharing some android facts. but before going on facts let see what is android. Android is an operating system that is based on the Linux Kernel. Used in Linux server and desktop computers.

Android is a version that was created after many modifications of Linux. The Android Operating System was designed keeping the mobile in mind to show that all functions and apps the phone can be run in it.

 Whenever someone receives calls, text messages, and emails, then its operating system processes it and presents you the readable format.

Different versions of the Android operating system have been divided into numbers according to their features, operation, and stability. There are many Android facts that you need to know.

Google designed an Operating System for mobiles phones that Android calls.

15 Amazing Android facts are given below

1. The Android Operating System was initially developed by Android Inc. in 2004. Andy Rubin is the original creator of Android Inc.

2. Android was discovered in October 2003 in Palo Alto, California, by Andy Rubin, Rich Miner, Nick Sears, and Chris White.

3. Prior to the discovery of Android, Andy Rubin had a website called android.com, which is why they named the mobile operating system Android.

4. Android OS was not actually intended of smartphones but was used for digital cameras.

5. On November 5, 2007, Google launched the Android operating system which is a Linux-based system.

6. The logo of Android is actually called Bugdroid by Google. which looks Green today, it’s design was created by graphic designer Irena Balok of Google on 5 November 2007.

7. Along with this, on 23 September 2008, Google launched the ambitious smartphone named HTC dream. It was the first phone to Run on Android and after that Android got a lot of response from the consumer.

8. The word Android means Male robot.

9. In July 2005, Google acquired Android for at least $ 50 million. Its key employees, including Rubin minor and white, joined Google as part of the acquisition.

10. In the March 2013 Andy Rubin is left the company. which was later replaced by Sundar Pichai.

Amazing Android facts

11. Expect for Android 1st version was Alpha1.0 and 2nd version was Beta1.1, all the Android versions so far have been named after a sweet dish.

1) 3rd version was Cupcake, 2) 4th version was Donut, 3) 5th version was Eclair, 4) 6th version was Froyo, 5) 7th version was Gingerbread, 6) 8th version was Honeycomb, 7) 9th version was Icecream sandwich, 8) 10th version was Jelly Bean, 9) 11th version was KitKat, 10) 12th version was Lollipop, 11) 13th version was Marshmallow, 12) 14th version was Nougat, 13)15th version was Oreo and 14) 16th version was Pie

12. There was not much feature in the Android 1.0 version, it was given few select features like Android market, web browser, web email, instant messaging, media player, file support, camera support, Google search, Gmail, Google Maps, Google Talk, YouTube, Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, Voice Dailer, etc.

13.The Android Operating System is completely open-source, which means that any individual and manufacturer can download, install, modify and distribute its source code for free.

14. Android devices jointly sell more than Microsoft Window, IOS, and Mac Operating System X devices. Therefore more than 85% of smartphone users in the world are Android and the iPhone is count is 11%.

15. That’s why Microsoft earns $ 2 billion in patent royalties every year from Android devices sold in the market.

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Internet facts

Internet facts

Internet, I hope you know about the Internet. Do you what is the internet? If you do not. Please do not panic. I’m going to tell you what is the internet. The Internet is the global system of the computer, interconnected with each other using Internet Protocols. In simple words, the internet is the medium to connect computers, telephone, etc with each other worldwide. If you are seeing this page mean this means you are using the internet. if you want to read more about the internet you can read it in Wikipedia. in this post, we are sharing with you some Internet facts.

Internet facts

St. Isidore is known as Saint of the internet because he was the first person that created an encyclopedia.

In 1971 first email was sent. But now every day 250 billion email is sent.

It takes 8 billion electron to sent a 500kb data on internet.

Within just 4 years internet reach its first 50 Million Users.

51% of the traffic on the internet is fake and triggered by bots and spamming software.

Only 7 persons in the world controlling the internet.

404 Not Found

If something is not found on any website. its shows 404 error code. Why 404 is chosen for this error code? There are two stories for this.

  • First one is related with St. Isidore. Some people say that the birth date of the Saint was 4 April. so the code 404 is chosen.
  • The second one is that the first server of the internet in the Cern facility was situated in room number 404. so they chose 404 for not found error.
Internet facts

Hacking

Every day the 30,000+ site are hacked.

73% hacking is done all over the world are meant for money.

Website

World’s first website info.cern.ch is still live and working fine.

There is more than one billion sites in the Internet.

Two million blog post are shared on the internet every day.

3.1 billion people all over the world are using internet.

120,000 domain names are registered every day.

Facebook has more user in the world. 1.3 billion people are registered on it.

In YouTube 72 hours of video is uploaded in every minute.

80% images in internet are of the naked women.

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Mobile Related Full forms

 

  1. SMS – Short Message Service
  2. MMS – Multimedia Message Service
  3. 2G – 2nd Generation
  4. EDGE – Enhanced Data for Global Evolution
  5. 3G – 3rd Generation
  6. WCDMA -Wideband Code Division Multiple Access
  7. HSDPA – High-Speed Downlink Packet Access
  8. HSUPA – High-Speed Uplink Packet Access
  9. 4G – 4th Generation
  10. LTE – Long Term Evolution
  11. VoLTE – Voice over LTE
  12. SIM – Subscriber Identification Module
  13. GPS – Global Positioning System
  14. GB – Giga Byte
  15. KB – Kilo Byte

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