The open source nature of Android makes it easy for application development firms to conveniently move with their process. Whatever they need with the operating system can be done by the Android Application Development firms if they possess the right software development tools. However, this is not common to other smart phone platforms. Android platform is known to offer better freedom as compared to iphone platform and this is due to the fact that Google is highly confident that offering such a sort of freedom to the developers will lead to introduction of several innovative apps. Most of the developers are making use of classic open source Linux OS.
When software or an operating system is open source, it means all its source code is transparent in such a way that any developer can modify it and can see its working. For instance, developers installing Linux on their system can change any of its files that have some form of control in the way of working of the OS. Even the feel and look of these OSs can be changed by anyone and they can also modify the files for using the system resources for developing a new application. Google has provided all the developers with an open source software development kit for mobiles with Android Operating System. With this kit, the development firms can develop any application for Android and can test the same with simulator before actually loading them onto a droid phone. These developers are highly impressed by the fact that they can take benefit of every system resource on Android phone with highest possible level of efficiency.
With the popularity gained by Android phones, many new Android Application Development firms are popping up and many people are purchasing droid phones because of its capacity for game changing apps and intuitive design. The development firms are introducing a wide range of applications to meet different needs of the Android users. They are introducing applications under different categories like finance, health & fitness, utility, travel & local apps, lifestyle, etc.
For smart phone users, who are looking for a distinctive presence in the world of open source, an application that is both scalable and robust is needed and there are good firms specialized in offering good applications for android platform. Get the help of reliable development firm and make your Android as a device with a wide range of applications loaded.