A mobile application software or mobile app is an application software designed to run on mobile devices such as smartphones and tablet computers.
Mobile apps often stand in contrast to desktop applications that run on desktop computers, and with web applications which run in mobile web browsers rather than directly on the mobile device.
They began appearing in 2008 and are typically operated by the owner of the mobile operating system, such as the Apple App Store, Google Play, Windows Phone Store, and Black Berry App World.
However, there are independent app stores, such as Cydia, Get Jar and F-Droid. Usually, they are downloaded from the platform to a target device, but sometimes they can be downloaded to laptops or desktop computers.
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Some pre-installed apps can be removed by an ordinary uninstall process, thus leaving more storage space for desired ones.
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The term "app" is a shortening of the term "application software".
It has become very popular, and in 2010 was listed as "Word of the Year" by the American Dialect Society.