It is hard to imagine the modern lifestyle without imagining a smartphone with every person who wants to live a modern life.
Indeed, a smartphone is one of the essential items for modern living. A famous astrophysicist when asked what he wanted to send on an extraterrestrial probe, said that he wanted to send his phone, because it was one of the most advanced things in the world, and represents the epitome of human engineering. That is the marvel of the common smartphone, which is common enough to be with everyone, but which is backed by some of the most advanced technologies known to mankind.
The utility of the smartphone has also been increased by the plethora of apps that are available for use.
Installing the apps is very easy too, where you can install an app at the click of a button itself. However, it is not always known how and where to get the latest apps. That is why here we will discuss how you can get the latest smartphone apps and from where. We will discuss this topic for the Android operating system, but the same principles apply for iOS and Windows operating System phones too.
The main point where you can get everything related with apps is the Google Play Store. This is the app from where you can install any other app. In a way, this is the app world of the apps, where the term apps world means it contains every app in the world worth installing. However, there are some applications that are not released on play store. This is possible if the maker of the app has restricted the app for your country. In such a case you will not be able to install the app on your smartphone. The only solution in this case is to download the app’s apk, and then install the apk on your phone.
A smartphone app can then be installed on your phone using its apk even when you can’t install it from the Play Store.
Something about Smartphone
Over the last 15 years, the smartphone has come of age, and started to dominate the computing landscape. As of 2016, it is common to find smartphones with processors that have 4 cores, and sometimes even 8 cores. Such powerful processors can run anything from a 3d games to photo processing software on the phone itself. The use of smartphones has also been encouraged by the fact that there are many app stores from where you can install apps for your phones.
Latest smartphone apps are always available for download. In the following sections we discuss everything related with apps and how to download them for your smartphone.
Installing apps on Android Smartphone
The major online store for Android smartphone app is the Google Play Store, that comes pre-installed with most Android phones. You can easily search the play store for the app of your choice and install it by clicking “install”. The app will then be downloaded over your internet connection, and then installed. The app will also ask for permissions to access your phone’s resources, if it needs to do so.
Installing apps on Apple iOS Smartphone
iOS is the name of the operating system that runs on the phones by Apple. The phones are called iPhones. For iPhone, you need to access the App Store, which is the name of the app store that is maintained by Apple for its mobile platform.
Installing apps on Windows Smartphone
Microsoft also has their own app store for its Windows phones. These apps only run on Windows phones. Compared to Android and iOS, there is much less variety in Windows app, but you will easily find popular apps such as skype in Windows app world too.
We find above that apps world is a complicated and a large place, with different stores for different types of phones and operating systems.
You will need to access the right kind of store to find the app for your phone, depending on whether your phone is Android, iPhone or a Windows operating system phone.