02-Mar

Mobile App Development Trends 2019

Mobile App Development Trends 2019

Are you planning to build a mobile app? You need to watch out for the latest mobile app development trends then. Keeping the current advanced technology in consideration, it’s easy to predict what trends are going to rule in 2019.

Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning
You will see more and more mobile apps with built-in AI support. Digital assistants like Amazon Alexa, Siri and Google Assistant are impacting the things we do. In case you didn’t know, every 4 in 10 businesses are already making use of Artificial Intelligence and machine learning for delivering optimized customer services. In the future, we will be using shopping apps with AI-based chat support. They might also help us in completing the transactions.

React Native
React Native is definitely going to be the future of mobile application development. It’s the native version of JavaScript library. It could help build such mobile apps that are indistinguishable from Java or Objective C. Although it uses the fundamental UI which is similar to regular ANDROID or iOS apps, you will be assembling the building blocks by using JavaScript and React. Ever since it’s introduced, it has gained massive popularity in the mobile app development community. Its market share is also predicted to increase in the coming years.
You can use the React Native components for building Android and iOS apps. You can also incorporate components into code of an existing app or reuse the code.

Augmented Reality and Virtual Reality
This trend flourished in 2018 and we are definitely going to see in 2019. An ongoing buzz will be to integrate AR into social media. Popular social media giants like Instagram and Snapchat are already on to it. They are planning on releasing AR filters that can turn human faces into digital characters.

Motion Sensing
All latest smartphones now come with location sensing technology. We will see more and more devices now that would be equipped with geolocation and motion sensing features. Such apps could solve power problems and they could also enhance the security of your device. The location-based apps would be a great fit for gaming, navigation, and fitness industries.

Cloud-based Apps
The way technology is moving forward, a time will come when cloud-based apps will become a necessity. Such apps can lower the hosting cost, improve productivity, security, and reduce the operational cost. Cloud-based apps are going to be fast and efficient too.

Mobile Payments
People now prefer to make payments through digital wallets. According to the BI reports, the in-store mobile payments will hit $503 billion by 2020. No wonder Apple and Google Play are out there to support the trend of mobile payments.

Blockchain Apps
You might already know that blockchain is not limited to Ethereum and Bitcoin. This technology is being used for keeping a record of all your digital transactions. Each transaction is assigned a virtual value and this system is non-corruptible. Banking, finance, manufacturing, health care, retail, you name it, blockchain apps will be seen everywhere.