Top Mobile App Development Trends to Look Out for in 2017
Posted By falconpack | Dec 10, 2016 |
In today’s fast-changing technological world, mobile applications have become the part and parcel of everyone’s life. From making everyday tasks easier to updating the projects and so on, mobile applications today have practically become an integral part of businesses across the globe. It is believed that the way you enjoy during the first month of the new year determines your life throughout the year. So, let me discuss some of the mobile app trends to look out for in 2017 and help you in shedding new light in your business.
Here they are:
Security will be key
Although the technology is booming at a faster pace, the security threats of the same have also started to increase at a breakneck speed. So, using a two-step authentication feature while making financial transactions through mobile has become a mandate today. This eventually made developers to use robust applications that follow security guidelines. However, both IOS and Android are trying their best to use automatic security updates and more granular application permission model.
Location based services to enhance its rise
With the increase in the use of GPS services on mobile phones, LBS will begin to evolve soon and help developers and businesses to flourish in 2017. Key areas where LBS can be implemented are retail offers, indoor mapping, security features, location-specific payment portals, travel and tourism, navigation and more. It is said that few of the tech experts have already purchased the LBS space and beacon technology to become more popular soon.
AR (Augmented Reality)
Augmented reality applications are one amongst many trends we can expect to see in 2017. AR which creates a new virtual world with the combination of real world as well as the reality has already shaken gaming world with Pokémon GO, a widely popular mobile game. And with the addition of wearable into the virtual world, AR tools can create a magic by making them used effectively not only in gaming sector but also in other sectors like retail shopping, restaurant business, automobile industry and more.
In today’s busy world, people won’t be having much time to have a keen look at the messages, so a time saving element like push notifications will be much helpful in more targeted audiences in short span of time. Push notification will help a user to respond to messages without spending much time to open it. As a result of which, time and battery of a user can be saved and enhance the functionality of an application significantly.
Cloud driven mobile applications
From normal customers to tech professionals every individual is now aware of cloud technology and its impact on our lives. It’s a well-known fact that it has attained a good place in mobile applications, so are the chances of coming across powerful mobile apps which help fetching the data directly from cloud and use minimum space in your internal memory.
Apart from the above listed there are many other Mobile Application Development Trends, which I have come across and going to happen in 2017 for sure. All the aforesaid changes that are about to come in mobile app world of 2017 will help your business to stand apart from the crowd and top the chart.