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an·droid

 (ăn′droid′)
adj.
Possessing human features.
n.
A mobile robot or automaton, especially one that resembles a human.

android

(ˈændrɔɪd)
n
(Literary & Literary Critical Terms) (in science fiction) a robot resembling a human being
adj
resembling a human being
[C18: from Late Greek androeidēs manlike; see andro-, -oid]

Android

(ˈændrɔɪd)
n
1. (Telecommunications) trademark a software package for smartphones, including many application programs
2. (Telecommunications) a smartphone that uses this software

an•droid

(ˈæn drɔɪd)

n.
an automaton in the form of a human being.
[1720–30; < New Latin androīdēs. See andro-, -oid]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.android - an automaton that resembles a human beingandroid - an automaton that resembles a human being
robot, automaton, golem - a mechanism that can move automatically

android

(Science fiction)
noun robot, automaton, humanoid, cyborg, mechanical man, bionic man or woman Star Trek's android, Data
Translations
android
androide
android
andróide

android

[ˈændrɔɪd] Nandroide m

android

[ˈændrɔɪd] n (= robot) → androïde m

android

nAndroide m
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It can do this via the AOSP. Huawei has a middling track record for delivering the monthly security updates made available by Google, so it is likely users will receive a similar level of service with security updates delivered at about the same pace.
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market and Android experience, Wind River can provide vital security capabilities on top of the Android Open Source Project (AOSP) to cover devices across multiple vertical markets such as aerospace and defense, automotive, industrial and medical.
Last Friday, security researchers from North Carolina State University announced the discovery of a so-called "smishing" (SMS phishing) vulnerability in the Android Open Source Project (AOSP) — the code that serves as the basis for most Android firmware created by phone manufacturers.
For the second quarter 2009, the company has estimated a share of bitumen production from the Athabasca Oil Sands Project (AOSP) mining operation of around 26,000 barrels per day (bpd), which is within an earlier guidance of 23,000 to 28,000 bpd for the 2009 second quarter.
The pipeline transports diluted bitumen from the Athabasca Oil Sands Project (AOSP) near Fort McMurray, Alberta to the Scotford Upgrader near Fort Saskatchewan, Alberta.
The version that was launched back in 2018 ran on AOSP. However, the thing to note is that in the 2018 model you could only access the company's own PatchWall OS.
Android is open source, so anyone can hit the Android Open Source Project (AOSP) and see what Google is up to.
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Energy company Royal Dutch Shell plc (NYSE:RDS.A) said on Wednesday that Shell Canada Energy, Shell Canada Limited and Shell Canada Resources (Shell) have announced the sale of all its in-situ and undeveloped oil sands interests in Canada as well as reduced its share in the Athabasca Oil Sands Project (AOSP) from 60% to 10%.
Shell will remain as operator of AOSP's Scotford upgrader and Quest carbon capture and storage project.