A brand new year has arrived! You might say that there is no significant change in your life but we cannot say this for mobile app industry. The mobile app developers are keen to know the updates. They want to know innovative technologies that will set a mark this year.

Mobile App Development Trends to look for in 2019

Internet of Things to Gain more Significance

IoT has already created much buzz around the world and will continue to gain more ground. It has boosted a varied group of industry verticals such as e-commerce, healthcare, transportation and construction to name a few. The IoT will be a boon for the educational institutions because students, teachers and parents will stay connected through a virtual device.

Chatbots to Acquire Importance

Chatbots have become an indispensable part of most of the on-demand apps that enables you to respond quickly in real-time to your esteemed customers. If a survey is to be believed, the chatbot market will increase to a great extent in the year 2019. Chatbots are getting connected with the AR and VR technologies in order to write new success stories.

Growth of Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence

AI has been and will continue to be a dominant technology trend. AI for the most part, has made itself obvious in the form of chatbots, while Siri, the combination of artificial intelligence and machine learning is now an integral part of mobile app innovations. In 2019, the power of AI and Machine Learning will not be limited to Siri and Chatbots.

AR and VR

AR and VR technology created a huge influence over the audience in the recent years. The futuristic AR and VR technology is enhancing and augmenting the popular advanced gaming apps. The biggest example is Pokemon Go based on AR technology.

The technology has also created a huge buzz around the world. The social media platforms have released integrated AR filters that can turn any human face into a digital character. The global market of AR and VR will rise drastically.

More On-Demand Apps

On-demand was once called an inevitable bubble in the world of mobile apps, but today it is seen as a great future. 42% of adult population must have used at least one on-demand service and it is showing no sign of slowing down. In 2019, more industries will embrace on-demand apps.

Rise of Mobile Wallets

The year 2019 will see a high rise in the number of mobile payment apps. Mobile wallet like paytm has already created a huge buzz around the world and some major players can also be expected to join the competition.

Cloud Storage Becoming crucial

In 2019, cloud storage will become a necessity. There are a large amount of crucial data stored in different apps, which also eats up space. With the advent of cloud technology, this issue will be addressed in a streamlined manner. The necessity to integrate the cloud-based app is gaining huge momentum.

Beacon Technology

Most of us are familiar with this technology in the mobile app world. However, in 2019, we are going to witness it in a more enhanced way. The technology will not remain confined to only attracting customers near the store and sending notifications. In fact, you will be able to witness its usage in airports, mobile payment beacons, and personalized beacons also.

Final Words

It’s hard to imagine a day without mobile apps as we perform most of our activities using apps. It’s no exaggeration to say that users are in the search of a highly robust app that embedded with the latest technology. Trends keep on changing with the passage of time and thus app developers need to stay updated with the latest happenings in the app industry to give great user experience.