Friday, 21 October 2011

Fork of Android

As we know,Android is open source mobile operating system developed by google. And Its all versions

Without Honeycomb(Android 3.0-Tablet Version) are fully opensource.

Lets see some its most famous forks(derived versions of android)

1. CyanogenMOD:It is very famous among all android forks and it is built on android 2.3.5(Gingerbread).It proveides many functionality which is not available in original android versions.

2. MIUI ROM: its totally iOS experience android fork developed by CHINISE community and based on same gingerbread.It is very attractive and has more user friendly UI.

3. Baidu Yi

4. Baidu Yi (Chinese: 百度•易平台; pinyin: Bǎidù-Yì píngtái; literally "Baidu Yi Platform", Yì meaning "change" or "easy") is an operating system for mobile devices.[1] It is based on Google's Android but is a fork by Baidu, the dominant search engine operator in China. It was announced on 2 September 2011 at the 2011 Baidu Technology Innovation Conference in Beijing.[2] So far it is a vaporware, and you can't see any progress or updates on their website.