Top 5 iPhone App Development Trends in 2018 to Watch-out for in India and Across the World
MARCH 18, 2018
If numbers are to be believed, there are about 2.2 million iOS apps in the app store as of January 2017.
2017 has been an incredible year for iOS. Apple launched two new iPhone devices – iPhone 8 (Plus) and iPhone X in the market. Additionally, this global giant provided major updates on iOS 11. With the rapid growth of iPhone app development, it is important to keep tab on new trends. The trends in IPhone application development keep on changing every year which creates a major impact on businesses.
Following are the top 5 trends to look out for in 2018. Each and every iPhone application developer in India needs to keep themselves updated on for their current and upcoming iPhone app development projects:
1) Apple HomeKit
Designers have already started to show an enthusiasm for Apple HomeKit, the system created by Apple for home automation. The company launched Apple HomeKit to help smart gadgets at home to communicate with each other.
Apple's HomePod will be one of multiple new entries in the market to help smart speaker consumer adoption increase this year. According to Canalys report 2018 will be "the defining year" for smart speaker adoption.
2) Apply Pay
Apple Pay, a digital online mobile wallet will continue to grow in 2018 and will have an increase in usage for e-commerce transactions made on iOS applications. Additionally, it will support all the iOS devices including iPhone, iPad, iOS watches and Mac laptops.
The iPhone application developers in India can easily implement Apple Pay in their application. The robustness of security can be considered from the fact that in Apple Pay you don’t need to store your debit or credit card information.
3) Cloud-based Applications
iPhone app developers are designing cloud driven mobile applications. With the growing demand for cloud technology, it is becoming effortless to get data without impacting internal phone memory. With cloud-based apps like Dropbox, Google Drive, various mobile apps are certainly going to be cloud driven in the near future.
There is a constant problem related to protecting sensitive data regarding employee devices, which are not completely safe and secure. With Cloud based applications, companies can be assured that data is safe and secure.
4) Core Machine Learning
Core Machine Learning is one of the most widely discussed trends in iPhone application development. It is a machine learning framework launched by Apple and has proved to be effective for tasks related to Camera, QuickType or Siri.
With its robust library, the Core ML will be able to provide communication via all iOS devices. Moreover, it will also be useful in face detection understanding language and developing AI-based games. The developers will be able to build highly interactive gaming apps.
5) Augmented Reality
When iOS 11 was launched with substantial features, the most talked-about feature was their support to Augmented Reality applications. Amazon declared the Sumerian app platform which is compatible with Apple's ARKit system that permits iOS application developer to create augmented reality, virtual reality and 3D applications for iPad and iPhone devices.
Big enterprises have effectively made huge investments in the development of augmented reality framework and virtual reality applications. We can expect to see an increase in number of iOS applications based on the idea of augmented reality this year.
Technology is an ever-changing entity and you ought to keep up with its pace rather than expecting other way around. With emerging new trends, iPhone app development too has taken a wide leap. Every iPhone application development company in India or abroad like USA, UK, Canada, Australia is now focusing on blending technology to new trends and creating something which is futuristic as well as robust.
Cogniter Technologies is one such iPhone application development company in India that has built award winning iPhone and iPad applications which are progressive and in line with latest trends. We have an amazing team of programmers who will develop your app with cutting edge technologies.
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