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The market of cellular is growing each time more. Study they show that nowadays more than 3 billions of people possess a cellular device, and this more or less corresponds to the half of the world-wide population LECHETA, 2010, p.19. To follow this evolution of the technology and to satisfy the users, the manufacturers and operators of cellular, the companies and desenvolvedores, exist a great covered with star race for the biggest companies of the world in mobile technology to compete with this niche of the market LECHETA, 2010, p.20. The Android is the reply of the Google to occupy this space. It consists of a new platform of development for applicatory furniture, based in an operational system Linux, with diverse installed applications already, and still, an environment of sufficiently powerful, bold and flexible development LECHETA, 2010, p.20. The Android platform presents 300mil activations per day more than and more than 170 compatible devices with the Android, 27 OEMs, 169 operators, and 69 devices SCHMIDT, World-wide Congress of Furniture of 2011,. These numbers disclose the projection of the Android that in little time if became more promising operational system for mobile devices, and the numbers tend to increase still more. The Android platform that was developed by the Google currently is managed by OHA (Open Handset Alliance).

Second LECHETA, 2010, p.21 Open Handset Alliance (OHA) is a group formed for giants of the market of telephony of cellular led by the Google. It enters Some integrant ones of the group are consecrated names as the HTC, LG, Motorola, Samsung, Sony Ericsson, Toshiba, Sprint Nextel, China Mobile, T-Mobile, Asus, Intel, Garmin and much more.

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