6 LATEST TRENDS IN MOBILE APPLICATION DEVELOPMENT
MOBILE APPLICATION DEVELOPMENT
As we all are very well-versed with Web Development through our previous blogs but one of the most popular and trending forms of coding in recent times is the creation of applications that run on mobile devices like tabs and smartphones. We all probably use a no. of apps every day. Mobile Application development is a set of processes and procedures which are included in writing software for small devices and wireless computing devices. Let us go through the latest trends in mobile application development.
These wearable gadgets allow people to monitor various aspects of health. Nowadays, people have become more health-conscious and want to keep the track record of their health issues. To this comes to the rescue these technically advanced gadgets which are connected to our smartphones. Commonly used ones are smartwatches, fitness trackers or wearable headsets.
So all these gadgets are synchronized to smartphones. Naturally, these two need to have the applications paired with each other. These gadgets also provide a new market for mobile applications.
As people are getting more comfortable and trusting the online payment methods, mobile developers should integrate payment gateways in the applications. There should be at least 3-4 options of making payments online like debit or credit cards, mobile wallets, gift cards, etc in any successful mobile application.
Artificial Intelligence (AI)
The usage of AI across platforms has increased drastically and will keep on increasing. AI means the simulation of human intelligence processes by machines especially computers/mobiles. Alexa, Siri, Google Assistant, Cortana – all these are applications that make our life much easier by doing small tasks such as reading, writing, sending messages, searching for information on the internet, switching cameras or headphones on /off, setting reminders through their artificial intelligence capabilities.
Through Cloud Integration which means that cloud computing has become a reality now, more businesses will now take advantage of the development. Now they will be able to make their operations simpler and easier, as hosting costs will be reduced, storage capacity will be enhanced, loading speed will increase, and retention of users will become easy. Expectations are there that businesses will get mobile applications developed on the cloud massively to meet customer’s requirements.
Internet of Things (IoT)
IoT in simpler terms means a network of interconnected smart devices. There has been terrific growth in IoT recently, as it has made the control of a variety of smart devices possible through mobile phones. Now smart devices get connected through software or sensors within a network that facilitates the exchange of data and execution of predetermined functions. Mobile app development will surely make use of the application of IoT which makes way for high-performing apps which will fast-track operations, minimize costs and boost cybersecurity.
Chatbot has given a successful performance in delivering personalized responses and self-service to customers and users in real-time is commendable. Chatbots and live chats have leveraged the increasing popularity of messaging platforms in the customer service industry.
It’s hard to ignore the fact that mobile apps have become an integral part of the booming digital ecosystem. The coming time will only continue to witness increased demand and greater adoption rate of mobile apps across the world.
Furthermore, 5G, foldable phones, IoT and other technologies are expected to join the digital market, will continue to influence our experience with mobile phones and technology.