Various technologies are set to impact the mobile app development industry in the year 2020.
In, the past few years the mobile app development industry has witnessed huge investments by a lot of tech giants. Even
small-sized organizations are gradually realizing the importance of mobile apps and are incorporating them into business processes.
The advent of advanced technologies that continue taking mobile app development by storm in 2020 is the Internet of Things, Chatbots, Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, Augmented and Virtual Reality, etc. Let’s take a deep dive into some of the biggest trends of this year
Internet of Things
Internet of Things is the increasing network of interconnected digital, computing devices that enable the exchange and transfer of data and information. The use of IoT in mobile apps has helped remotely control smart gadgets via smartphones. Furthermore, mobile apps powered by IoT enable connect bands, wristwatches, and other wearables to smartphones.
Artificial Intelligence and Chatbots
Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence (AI) have transformed the entire phase of mobile app development and are expected to take it to a new level in 2020. The integration of AI with mobile apps not only is cost-effective but also improves user engagement.
AI-powered chatbots have transformed the way businesses interact with customers via mobile phones. Mobile apps for online shopping, cab services are integrating chatbots to respond to customers’ queries with no delay.
M-Commerce/ Mobile wallet
With people shifting towards mobile purchasing, the future of e-commerce looks promising. Google Wallet / Apple Pay has encouraged consumers to shop via smartphones instead of their debit or credit cards. Retail &eCommerce businesses nowadays wish for apps that let their customers shop easily and make transactions without cash or cards.
Cross-Platform Mobile App Development
Cross-platform mobile app development is the development of applications that can run on multiple mobile platforms. This reduces the development costs and with a wider audience reach drives their business through the tough competition. Businesses can get apps functioning on various mobile operating systems without spending huge costs.
Augmented Reality vs. Virtual Reality
Retail, healthcare, education, travel, etc. apps that are utilizing these technologies are creating amazing experiences for mobile users and helping businesses generate rising sales. The trend for VR and AR applications is picking up pace in every industry.
Mobile Apps On-Demand Service
The development of on-demand apps is flourishing in the food and grocery delivery industry, in particular. In the entertainment sector, these apps can immediately provide users with the TV show or web series episode they need to watch, regardless of time and place. The development of these apps trends upward in 2020.
Mobile Apps development is constantly changing.
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