Mobile App Development Trends 2017

The year 2017 is on the cards and here are few of upcoming technologies to looking forward. Mobile App Development has being the most emerging technology for past recent years. With 2.1 billion users worldwide mobile application has erect huge demand in market. With existing millions of application in play store, here are few of the mobile app development trends for 2017.

1. Accelerated Mobile Pages (AMP)

Few months back Google has started its new project Accelerated Mobile Pages. From the announcement Google also revealed that they might have separate search index for the mobile web. This will change the complete mobile app trend which includes SEO and web apps. Google AMP supported will help to load search pages faster.

Accelerated Mobile Pages

2. Augmented (AR) & Virtual Reality (VR)

As we all know that Augmented Reality (AR) and Virtual Reality (VR) are the most trended technologies in 2016 and its expected to boom in 2017 too. For best example, Games like Pokemon Go, iOnRoad, Sky Siege and myNav has used Augumented reality and succed huge. And Virtual reality by Samsung Gear VR, Google Cardboard and Oculus Rift has created huge buzz.

Virtual Reality

3. Artificial Intelligence

According to the research by Gartner, the investment in Artificial Intelligence will be above 300% in 2017 compared to past year. With advanced ananlytics and machine learning techniques AI has providing powerful insightds as never before. Tech giants like eBay, Google, Facebook and others has already acquired many startup companies versatile in this technology.

Artificial Intelligence

4. Wearable Apps

The market for wearable devices are going to experience a composite annual growth rate (CAGR) of 20.3%, leading to 213.6 million units shipped in 2020. We saw some amazing wearable devices this year like Apple Watch Series 1, Google Daydream View, Pebble 2, Xiaomi Mi Band 2, Fitbit Flex 2, and more.

Wearable Devices

5. Internet of Things (IoT)

Internet of Things (IoT) is one among the much expected mobile app development trends in 2017. IoT will grow from 157.05$ billion in 2016 to 661.74$ billion by 2021, at a Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) of 33.3%. This directly impacts the mobile app trends as IoT devices are majorly controlled by smartphones.

Internet of things

Image & Content Source: Dzone 

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