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The smartphone is the most exciting device invented in the current century. The smartphone essentially is a computer that fits into your pocket and comes with the applications that people use on the go. There has been a rising trend in smartphone ownership and use as the devices have become much more versatile and affordable. By August 2017, there were more than 3.5 billion unique smartphone internet users8.
Smartphone penetration and usage statistics have driven businesses to leverage it as an avenue for advertising because it’s more personalized than desktop computer platforms.
Augmented reality and virtual reality are both buzzwords today. They represent two sides of the same coin that seeks to integrate digital data into the user’s physical environment, thereby allowing them to enter a hitherto inaccessible world. Such technology has been made popular by-products as the Pokémon GO.
Currently, there are over 82 million virtual reality (VR) devices around the world. Augmented reality (AR) is what is expected to drive the industry in the near future. The AR capacity is being incorporated into smartphone devices and will quickly raise this number to about 3 billion worldwide.
We know you’re curious about how cloud-based development can improve your bottom line.
First, you can eliminate the expense of purchasing and maintaining on-site equipment.
You can also cut costs thanks to remote management. You’ll avoid having to pay for your own hardware updates and anti-virus software.2. Better Risk Management
Cloud-based application development technologies also offer much better risk management than more traditional hosting methods.
You’ll enjoy constant monitoring, so that you can learn about a potential performance issue or data loss as soon as possible.
Artificial intelligence is disrupting the business world in ways that had not been anticipated before. Jobs are becoming automated, and government is having to rethink the employment issue. Business corporations are, however, reaping the benefits of this technology by employing it to reduce cost and minimize time wastage during the manufacture of products. Critical players across diverse sectors of the business world are adopting artificial intelligence technology. Below are some of the emerging trends in this sector of the economy.
The medical industry is the most regulated in the USA. People and government have to be assured that the products they are using are safe for their health. It makes it extremely hard to innovate and launch a new product. One has to strive to comply with the stringent regulations before they can hope to have their product approved for use.
However, many developers are taking up the challenge and creating products that serve to integrate mobile use into the operations of the health industry.
Mobile payment options are gaining popularity over the more traditional ways of payment business. Given that more and more people worldwide are warming up to the technology, coupled with the fact that smartphone manufacturers are producing devices that are versatile and comprehensive in their operation means that businesses that want to thrive have to consider mobile payment options.
The numerous benefits associated with the mobile wallets are enough to convince any skeptic as to the wisdom of taking it seriously.
Digital business leaders must push their firms from digital as a bolt-on to digital by default. To do this, they must capitalize on the early momentum they’ve built developing capabilities like eCommerce and mobile apps to drive lasting change. They need a visible signal to galvanize their organizations. Mobile apps are that catalyst. As KLM’s former senior vice president of digital, Tjalling Smit, said, “Mobile is a catalyst. Less the device — more the behavior.”
Smartphones have evolved from its origins as a small-screen version of the web,