TOP 5 APP DEVELOPMENT TRENDS TO WATCH OUT FOR IN 2017
Today, smartphones have become an important part of our daily lives. From morning alarm to chatting with our loved ones using Whatsapp, we use smartphones and apps for almost everything. As per a recent report from TouchPoints, currently 2.1 Billion people worldwide own a Smartphone.
The rise of smartphones and apps is unbelievable yet true and this usage trend of smartphone and mobile apps is not going to reduce in 2017 anyway. In this blog post, let us discuss about the current mobile app development trends to watch out for in 2017.
Last year we saw launch of some smart apps, AI tools and a lot more smart concepts. This year we will witness these smart concepts develop into fully functional mobile apps.
CLOUD BASED MOBILE APPS ARE ON THE RISE
Today from customers to tech experts, everyone is aware of cloud technology and how it’s impacting our daily lives. Cloud computing is widely used in mobile apps today.
We can expect powerful mobile applications which take up minimum internal memory in your smartphone by directly fetching data on cloud. Cloud based web apps like Google Drive, Dropbox, etc., are the tip of the iceberg. As per a recent report by Cisco, cloud based apps will drive about 90% of total mobile data traffic by 2019.
WEARABLE DEVICES AND APPS
Wearable devices continue to gain popularity among customers. According to recent report from IDC (International Data Corporation), Wearable devices market is expected to grow at (CAGR- compound annual growth rate) 20.3%, leading to 213.6 million wearable devices shipped in 2020.
During 2016, we saw some remarkable wearable devices like Apple Watch, Google Daydream View, Pebble 2, Xiaomi Mi Band 2, etc., and in this year more wearable devices are expected to hit market. These wearable devices are not only restricted to healthcare industry; they prove to be one of the most promising mobile app development trends in 2017. Read More: http://tvsnext.io/blog/top-5-app-development-trend-to-watch-out-for-in-2017/