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Android is an operating system for mobile devices which is based on the Linux kernel. While primarily developed by Google, the various components that make up Android are released under open source licenses, allowing others to create their own derivatives. Read more about the many open source applications available for Android in these articles.

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SlidingRootNav is an easy-to-use alternative for fans of the old Android SlidingDrawer interface.
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Open source mobile SDK simplifies and speeds iOS and Android app development.
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Fly your open source flag proudly with Copperhead, a mobile OS that takes its FOSS commitment seriously.
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Fossdroid is a web interface for the F-Droid app repository that mimics the look and feel of the Play Store.
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Turn your Android phone into a learning tool with these apps for students.
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Enjoy 10 open source apps for your Android phone that can help you get organized, keep track of the...
Android security and privacy with a lock

Have you ever downloaded an Android app only to find that it wants access to all your phone's...
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We took a look at 12 of the best open source Android games in the F-Droid repository.