Top 30 Most Downloaded/Used Apps of 2016

A study from SurveyMonkey Intelligence revealed the 30 most-downloaded apps in the American iOS and Android app stores so far  for this year.Social media apps like Facebook, Snapchat and Instagram ruled over mobile games in the first six months of 2016.

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Because Pokémon Go was released in the U.S. on July 6, that wildly popular new title didn’t even show in the rankings. Only one game cracked the top-10-most-downloaded list, Slither.io. And no game titles appeared under the top 30 most-used apps in the U.S.

The report found that, as is typical, the most-downloaded apps are not the most used.… Read More

Pokémon Go explained for beginners

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Apple has told that Pokémon Go has broken an impressive App Store record. While the game was only available in a few countries at the time, the app has attracted more downloads in the App Store during its first week than any other App Store app has in its first week, ever.

What is Pokémon Go?
Pokémon Go is an augmented reality game played on Android and iOS smartphones, which takes the original principles of Pokémon and applies them to the real world. Using GPS, the human trainers are the ‘real world’ users of the app. You can pick up … Read More

Top 35 Productivity Apps of 2016 to Help You Become Super- Efficient

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Apps are powerful than ever. Over the years we discovered plenty of apps that you can use to improve your overall productivity. Some of the apps are incredibly plain and simple, while others are more robust and offer more features than you can shake a stick at.

And everyone has the one they prefer.

Today, we’re starting with 35 top productivity apps for iPhone and Android:

  1. OmniFocus: This app is, while pricey, considered to be one of the most robust and full-featured productivity apps on the market. For more info please follow the link. www.omnigroup.com/omnifocus
  2. Things: Another robust choice, this
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The Impact of Mobile Technology In Our Daily Life

Untitled-1We are living in the era of gadgets and smartphones, and communication has never been so easy; with social media we’re always connected to our friends and millions of other people, no matter where we are. All we need is a smartphone with internet connection.

Besides communication, we have available a vast variety of apps that can make our daily life a lot easier. With only our mobile devices we can read books, listen music, take pictures, watch videos, play games, create and edit documents, and much more.

But this technology also has a downside, a recent study from the … Read More

A Complete Guide to Wearable Technology

For some of us Wearable Technology represents the story of our life – we can’t live without it.  From devices and apps that help you track heart rate and food consumption details to gadgets that monitor your mood and even surrounding air, the “quantified self” is a reality for the everyday person. Now you can learn about your own health with your own self-tracking devices and go a step further by using the devices to measure the success of self-improvement attempts.

Wearable devices such as activity trackers are a good example of the Internet of Things, since they are part … Read More

Beginner’s Guide to Voice Assistants

The human voice is a powerful mechanism for controlling the world around us. And, more importantly, speaking is a behavior that doesn’t require a user manual.

A Voice assistant is a software agent that can perform tasks or services for an individual. These tasks or services are based on user input, location awareness, and the ability to access information from a variety of online sources (such as weather or traffic conditions, news, stock prices, user schedules, retail prices, etc.).

Siri, Cortana, and OK Google are all hot names in tech right now. Digital assistants powered by artificial intelligence are the … Read More

Messaging Applications are Becoming the Second Home Screen

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Whether we have an important appointment, celebrating birthdays, or discovering the best food — we all want to share these moments with friends and family the instant they happen. Most of the time, this means picking up our phones and sending a message.

With the rise of messaging apps, the way many of us use social media to share and interact is fundamentally changing. We are no longer part of the old generation of technology. As we progress through 2016, and beyond we’ll start to notice most social activity is no longer going to happen in public. This represents a … Read More

How an app can help you manage your health

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It is no secret that the health sector is facing numerous challenges. News headlines often draw attention to the lack of hospital bed spaces, the long waiting times, the overworked staff and the tight budgets – amongst other problems. One reason for these strains is that the world’s population is ageing. However, the ageing population is primarily the result of several medical advances and thus reason to celebrate; it does not make sense to undo the trend of reaching a ripe old age for the sake of saving the overworked healthcare system. Instead, one can significantly help the health sector … Read More

9 Mobile Trends You Need to Know from Mary Meeker’s Internet Trends Report 2016

Nowadays as consumers we are interested in new technologies, popular applications and trends. We ask questions, we want to know, we want to possess. The 2016 edition of the “Internet Trends Report” from venture firm KPCB is out with fresh and new information and for those of you interested in what they unveiled on Mobile, I’ve picked below the most interesting information.

The smartphone market has a lot of room to grow, smartphones represent only 35% of a 5.6 billion mobile users. This quarter was the smartphone industry’s slowest growth rate of all time. Smartphone growth is slowing due to … Read More

How much does it cost to build an app in Eastern Europe and why you should consider it

It’s been 5 years since we’ve started our mobile app development company and in the meantime we’ve received from potential clients over 1000 requests to build apps. These requests are different one from another, some people have just an idea and need us to guide them through certain steps to refine and detail the specifics or others, very few, have specifications clearly defined. Regardless of the type, everyone’s major question is how much would it cost and how quickly can you deliver the app.

This question has been tackled by other app development agencies and I will list below the … Read More