If you are overwhelmed by mobile device jargon, here is a quick reference guide.
An Operating system is the software control centre of a device. The operating system coordinates everything a device does, from printing to letting you type a document. It controls the other apps on your device, starts it up and performs the basic functions you take for granted.
Android, Gingerbread, Jelly Bean, Kit Kat : Android is a popular operating system or master/coordinating software for non – Apple phones and tablets and the delicious range of goodies are various versions , with Kit Kat being the newest at the time of writing.
iOS : operating system for Apple iPhones, iPod Touches and iPads
Are you all happy with desktop terminology or would you like to see more next week? Anything more you would like explained on mobile?