Android mobile operating system earns huge popularity in short time, firstly its beta version was released in November 2007. The name of the Google Android operating system shows it's a product of Google and provides open source for the expert developers and open source capability make it simple to use. When Google was going to announced an open source platform for hand held devices as Android had a lot of expectations from that and initially many outsource mobile app developers jumped towards the this platform app development platform. But after few months of releasing Google realized that shortfall of open source and open platform in terms of profit and its development get back then. Gradually Google realized If it won't take any decision then this platform would be a failure in the future. According to this scenario it has taken many idea to retrieve Android app development industry by opening Google play store for Android based Smartphone app market and released highly advanced OS versions like eclairs, cupcake, donut, Ginger bread, Honey comb, honeycomb, Ice-cream sandwich and the latest version of OS Android jellybean going to beat the iOS platform. To see the success of this platform in mobile field now Google not only limited with Android platform but it also jumped into the tablet market with nexus series to retrieve the tablet application development niche.
At one time Google has forced to break its realm and release an iPad mini to beat its nexus tablet as well as Google give much stress to Apple over tablet apps like game app development, business app development, hospitality app development and other development. After this situation it has made sectioned Google play for useless free apps and spamming its development practices like creating simple games through outsourcing Android games app development companies. Google also realized that hardware fragmentation due to its number of products going to launch in regular basis. This is a most indicating factor to make this operating system unpopular but it was helpless and never likes to make an open source platform to close. With the latest technological advancement such various supportive APIs, SDK, and other market regulations make more attractive for developers, many iOS and web developers switched on this platform to get some relaxation.
Now quality people love these devices and searching good quality apps for the handheld devices. New hope wave has spreads among the its application development community that now they will get good quality project along with good and steady income. Now its users are spread all over the world and millions of its application have activated in daily basis. Overall the hold of Android OS is better than the iOS, in short we can say that latest trend remains in Android app development then many more web developers will turn itself towards the Android operating system.