The rise in the usage of mobile apps has led to the constant use of mobile applications. However, merely developing a mobile application does not help you to meet the cutting throat competition. Producing innovative mobile apps can ensure to offer enhanced user experience to its users.
It is quite astonishing but true that Android dominates over 80 percent of the mobile OS market globally. As the consumer technology landscapes in recent years, there are a plethora of reasons to justify that Android and the Google stack could more broadly occupy even a greater share and become a prominent platform of choice than iOS.
Below are some of the most significant trends that Android app development services must pay heed while developing an Android app:
1. Wearable Technology
Wearable devices also called as smart devices like smartwatches, fitness trackers, etc. seem to have become an integral part of our lives in recent times. Imagine you’re rushing to an important meeting, and you suddenly realize that you forgot to bring notes, files or other necessary means that can fetch details about your clients. And somebody suggests to wear a piece of glasses, and you certainly get the valuable information about your customer name or last order. Wow! I mean this is no longer a hard to believe scenario!
Thanks to wearable technology which has brought this fantasy to reality. It has affected our work lifestyles. As more and more people are adopting the wearable technology, the designing and development of, wearable technology is gaining pace.
Business Intelligence expects the global market for wearables technology to reach 148 million units shipped annually in 2019. Thus, developing mobile apps for wearable technology will help you extend your business reach to almost all the individuals.
2. Location-based Services
Whether you’re a traveler or a business owner, a mobile app with the information about your service can turn out to be a profitable deal for you. It is because, with the location-based services, the app owner can collect location data. These services are accessed through the use of mobile devices after the user has installed an Internet connection.
With the constant expansion of Smartphone devices, it is crucial that your users can obtain any information regarding any particular location instantly.
Thus, we can say location-based services enable businesses to group different people having similar interests together. This helps in improving client satisfaction. Needless to say, the happier your customers will be, the more traffic you will be able to drive.
Having location-enabled applications help users find location data in real time. Also, such apps help the app owner connect with your customers and provide them requested information quickly. For instance, you can send your clients data, including images, text, or provide alerts regarding any discounts that you are offering via your store.
3. Cloud-Based Services
Sharing resources can prove helpful for sales representatives or the one who often require communicating back to their corporate office. At this point of time, cloud-based services come in handy. It helps the users to access any piece of information stored in the cloud on-the-go. Moreover, the anytime and anywhere availability of the data makes collaboration between your clients and staff a hassle-free task. Because, of greater accessibility that cloud-based services offers, many business personnel are moving towards building cloud-based applications to boost their business processes.
Android is clearly one of the most sought-after mobile platforms, and most importantly, millions of Android apps are used by people for performing several tasks or for entertainment purposes – be it gaming, video streaming, and much more.
This article provides useful insight on top three trends that you must consider for ensuring a better future for your Android app(s). So, make sure to abide these trends to heighten your chances of building a successful app model.
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