Mobile applications have transformed into multiple industries over the past few years. Mobile apps are opening new frontiers to influence the way we work better. For instance, in order to meet the needs of today’s digital customers, the banking sector is continuously investing in this emergent field. Now, we are quite used to book rooms, hotels, cabs, etc. and even paying out our utility bills from a mobile app.Read more
The on-demand economy has transcended the traditional business models, allowing people to get instant access to what they want and where they want this information or service. Though relatively a new business form, on-demand delivery apps are quickly gaining fame among users’ worldwide. On-demand delivery apps are modifying industries one after the other, be it a taxi-hailing app or grocery shopping and even health care. Industries are facing ‘the scare of missing out’ and, the demand of on-demand app developers are now at an all-time high.Read more
Two platforms are now definitely the market leaders for some time- iOS and Android. Windows and Blackberry now being non-existent. The challenge is to create apps for these two platforms with minimal effort and hence cross-platforms have gained recognition. Basically cross-platform kills two birds with one stone and are now the new-kids-on-the-block for developers and businesses.Read more
Shopping is an easy task these days. With m-commerce surging, shopping online is so easy that all you have to do is download the app, spot the product and pay for it! It’s like an easy three-step process. Yes, on the outside, it may seem that way. But when you take a closer look, you will know that it is not so easy. Most m-commerce applications today take the help of third parties for efficiently completing the payment part.Read more
Android and iOS are two of the widely popular and most used mobile operating systems until today. In this write-up, we’ll focus on iOS mobile application development mainly taking into consideration the two main programming languages used to develop iOS apps – Objective-C and Swift. Here, we’ll do a comparative study on both the programming languages.Read more
Technology is rapidly changing and advancements are made almost every day. Yes, you would have heard this very often, but you’ll still have to hear it because it is the truth. You might have read articles and write-ups about how Artificial Intelligence (AI) and the Internet of Things (IoT) are changing mobile applications and the e-commerce industry.
So, now let’s come to the main question. Have you heard about Progressive Web Apps (PWAs)? Some of you might have heard about it. And some of you might not have heard about it. Well, if you haven’t, we’ll talk about it now along with the benefits it can contribute to your business.Read more
Its 2019 and technology has already progressed a lot more beyond our imaginations. Many things have changed, for going to the store to purchase dresses every time, we just order them online.
Our smartphones and the mobile applications within them have grown so much. The truth is that its development is not yet complete. There are newer innovations that are being developed and integrated with mobile applications to make them perform better and transform lives. One among them is the Internet of Things (IoT).Read more
If you look back, take a visit to the history of how technology and devices have evolved to what we see today, I am sure that you all will be fascinated.
Today, we have smartphones that quite does almost everything you can do on a computer. The computers were massive ones that took up large space in earlier days. I wonder if Charles Babbage ever saw this day coming!Read more
You must be familiar with the Will Smith movie, “I Robot”. We had seen robots taking over humans in it. And how did they do it? Yes, by Artificial Intelligence (AI). Would it really happen to us? Well, that is a question for which I do not have an answer. AI is now a progressing technology that humans are now trying to develop and incorporate in our mobile phones.
Combining Machine Learning (ML) and AI, our smartphones are going to become one smart device that will know us better than our friends or even us (just joking, but I do see that could happen)!
What is it that first comes to your mind when you hear the term blockchain? Yes, I know. It is cryptocurrency and bitcoin. Now, comes the question, do you know what exactly a blockchain is and how it has now become an important to mobile app developers who develop iOS and Android applications? If you don’t, then it is ok, because that is what we are going to discuss here.Read more