Glossary of Android OS Terms

The list below defines some of the basic terminology of the Android platform

Technical article

The Structure of Android Package (APK) Files

1. Introduction One who has been engaged in developing Android applications must be very familiar with Android Package (APK) files. Each application to be installed on OPhone is compiled and packed into one single file with an extension of apk. This package file contains all binary codes, resources, and profiles of the application. This document […]