Smartphones have become a constant in our lives; technology has become a huge part of every one of us without a doubt.

The future of mobile app looks brighter, in 2021 many smart technologies will emerge revolutionizing the mobile app industry.

IoT- Internet of Things

From morning to night we all depend on the internet for our work, the human simply cannot function without its presence. If we think that it has no control over our bedroom, kitchen, and living room then certainly we are mistaken. 

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IoT is growing rapidly with positive responses, its significance cannot be denied. From smart home security systems, appliances, health monitors, biometric cybersecurity scanners surprisingly IoT is already a part of common lifestyle. 

According to a study published, globally internet of things is expected to reach a business of more than 200 $ billion this year (2021). If we compare it to the year 2019, 2021 sees growth of almost 14 % overall. The years coming ahead promises more growth for IoT. 

IoT can be time-saving too; suppose you reach the office and you suddenly realize that you have forgotten to lock your home. Generally, this situation is worrisome but with the help of IoT, you can lock the house from your current location. Isn’t that amazing? With such brilliant technology, the future generation can make the best out of their time and do not have to worry about things. 

Following are some of the future trends of IoT, check it out:

  • Smart homes and cities
  •  Smart and self-driving automobiles
  •  AI-powered IoT devices
  •  IoT in healthcare

VR and AR Technology

A survey by Clutch found that about 17 % of small business owners are interested in VR and AR as a marketing tool. 

Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality are garnering recognition on social media, people are talking about it with the craze. The real reason behind VR and AR popularity lies in its capabilities, its scope in marketing, gaming, brand development, and of course entertainment.

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We have posted two in-depth blogs on VR and AR, If you are one of those who are not active on social media or have no idea what we are talking about then this blog is a must-read.

VR and AR are cousins, they have one big thing in common and that is the ability to alter our perception of the real world. You can escape from the world around you and experience something which for the first time can be described as ‘amazing’.

The HUGE difference between them is that Virtual Reality can transport the consumer or user. It can bring us to another land, a place very much similar to an unrealistic and imaginary one. 

5g Technology

The rollout of 5g technology can have a big impact on 2021 app trends. The use of 5g in mobile app technology has been anticipated a lot of times; hopefully, this will be the year where developers can go all bare with the magnificent 5g technology.

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Blockchain Technology

With the use of blockchain technology, there stands a firm chance to develop centralized mobile applications. In 2018, blockchain technology was used to create cryptocurrency mostly. This technology can be far more huge than we can expect, blockchain offers complete security for all sensitive information and transactions or exchange of significant documents.

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The decentralized app, in short Dapps, is already loved and apps exist such as in finance, media, healthcare. This year Dapps will enter other industries as well with maximum chances of being successful. To say it in simple words, Dapps are the new future of mobile app development.

Future Trends of Blockchain
– Anti-piracy
– Secure public elections
– Asset tokenization
– Swarm robotics

On-Demand Apps

There is no doubt in saying that smartphones have become a gigantic part of our lives. They help us and fulfill our demands with the use of smart apps. There are a lot of apps people uses every single day such as health apps, money transactions app, and others.

On-demand apps come in many shapes such as grocery delivery apps, taxi services apps, food delivery apps, flower delivery apps and so and so.

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The year 2021 can be big for on-demand apps as many app development companies are leaning towards the same. Following are some of the future trends of on-demand apps;

– Babysitting apps
– Salon apps
– Laundry apps

Because of the pandemic, the pressure is full-on, almost the entire world is dependent on the internet for most of their work. Teachers, students for online classes, majority of people doing work from home.

With the gaining popularity of on-demand services, Mobile application development companies like Trigma are emphasizing building mobile apps that will get services to the doorsteps of it

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