Mobile application development is a procedure in which software application is created for mobile devices. The mobile application employs a network connection to operate with remote computing resources. In simple words, the mobile development process entails creating installable software, execution of backend services like data access with an Application Programming Interface and testing the application on end devices.
What are the two most popular mobile operating systems?
The two popular mobile operating systems in the present times are :
iOS Operating System: iOS operating system was built by Apple, which uses a graphical user interface similar to the desktop operating system. When this operating system was developed, the designing was done around touchscreen input instead of using additional devices like a keyboard and mouse.
Some of the features of the iOS Platform include:
Android Operating System:
Android Operating System is an open-source Linus-based operating system for smart devices like smartphones and tablets. Android was formed by Open Handset Alliance. It was headed by Google & other businesses.
Android programming is done using java programming. Some of its features include.
Android Operating System offers a beautiful and insightful user interface.
It uses SQLite is a lightweight relational database that is used for gathering data.
Provides SMS, media support and MMS facilities. Android operating system is multitasking.
It lets the user switch from one task to another task.