File APIs for Java Developers
Manipulate DOC, XLS, PPT, PDF and many others from your application.
The moose likes Java Micro Edition and the fly likes Android on today devices Big Moose Saloon
  Search | Java FAQ | Recent Topics | Flagged Topics | Hot Topics | Zero Replies
Register / Login
JavaRanch » Java Forums » Mobile » Java Micro Edition
Bookmark "Android on today devices" Watch "Android on today devices" New topic

Android on today devices

Hussein Baghdadi
clojure forum advocate

Joined: Nov 08, 2003
Posts: 3479

Google Android as I understood it is a set of tools/API/runtime to write mobile applications.
Does an Android application run on any mobile device available today or specific devices are required (since Android includes a Linux kernel)?
Nicholas Jordan
Ranch Hand

Joined: Sep 17, 2006
Posts: 1282
I downloaded the Android SDK and read some of the documentation, is incorporates the Java API ( targeting the Micro-Edition API ) but does not limit the work to a strict compliance as a Java-only api.

"The differential equations that describe dynamic interactions of power generators are similar to that of the gravitational interplay among celestial bodies, which is chaotic in nature."
Vassili Vladimir
Ranch Hand

Joined: Mar 08, 2007
Posts: 1585

For an Adroid application to run, it needs to be deployed on an Android stack implementation.

Read this.

Best regards ...

Vassili ...
SCJP 5.0, SCWCD 1.4, SCJA 1.0
I agree. Here's the link:
subject: Android on today devices
jQuery in Action, 3rd edition