fri research paper 10-07-2016 - 1 APPLE VS ANDROID FEATURES AND VULNERABILITIES Apple vs Android Features and Vulnerabilities Cristine Lotti Doreen

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1 APPLE VS ANDROID FEATURES AND VULNERABILITIES Apple vs Android Features and Vulnerabilities Cristine Lotti Doreen Bailey American Institute A+ Guide to Technical Support October 16, 2016
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2 Cristine Lotti CNS 121 Doreen Bailey Research Paper Apple vs Android Features and Vulnerabilities The features of each Operating System (OS) I have chosen to research the benefits and drawbacks of each are Android vs. iPhone the pros and cons are that the iPhone does well is the available apps have a cleaner appearance to them, are not pleasant, and do not have an expected flow and consistency. Then there is the backup process. .Android through default back up information to Google. There is a problem with application data. In comparison iCloud can create an entire backup of its iOS phone. The problem with iPhone is that of hardware restrictions rather than a software situation. The main issue is in storage. Android phones used by customers can purchase a phone with less volume and in the future add on a SD card to store certain apps and are open source. In contrast Apple iPhone does not have this trait. iPhone has a
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3 limited choices and is closed source. For example, backing up your device. The main thing Android delivers that iPhone does not is choice. Applications, devices, and overall map of how the mobile device operates. Customers get desktop widgets. It saves customer form opening up applications and views the desired data without difficulty. .Another comparable feature is being able to install customized launchers instead of the phones default settings. Android loses in the back up of particular user data in an Android phone. Without rooting clients have the choice to look at the Android SDK for solutions. A novice user to root their phone or run the SDK for a complete backup of everything is difficult. If you use Googles back up service it will back up its own information along with other customization sites. iPhones function in a closed source code in comparison to Android that works in an open source code. Android has ample options for non-rooted users to back up thing such as contacts, SMS and other data with ease. Android gives non root users greater access to the phones when an Android phone it is easy to side load an unapproved app by installing and downloading the application from a source other than the Google Play store. The fragmented Android landscape makes it very difficult to patch weaknesses. Android phones have many third party apps are are a dangerous environment to enter into, examples are Amazon and Samsung stores online contain malware infected apps in comparison to safer Play store apps. Googles own app store called Play Sore has a collection of problems it has an easy ability to get approved apps for sale malware and adware can often squeeze through Google uses Google Bouncer its own app to do scans.to fight malware.
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