IoT devices are basically known for sending and receiving data, while mobile applications are one of the most common channel through which data can be interpreted. What could be better if the two aspects of technologies get solidly bound with each other. Few analysts and geeks have predicted that by the year 2018, the worldwide market for connected M2M devices is expected to touch US$ 136 Billion and 99% of everything will be connected with the internet. So, Internet of Things is going to play very crucial role in mobile app development in the years to come. Let’s see how:
- Permeating mobility in organizations at execution level
Today almost every key industry, including enterprise, healthcare, automotive, retail and e-commerce etc is either adopting or looking forward to adopt IoT devices. Even rapid automation is occurring in manufacturing sector. And, by using IoT devices they are reducing effort and manpower. Tasks as simply restricted to pushing buttons and giving instructions for executing tasks. Most of the businesses have started adopting and experimenting newer ways through which technology can be lucratively adopted in order to automate processes. Because these platforms have the capability to strengthen the backend infrastructure so that every data and actions can be made easily available across authorized devices.
- Reducing Manpower and Effort
Mobile technology has imbibed many upcoming and latest technologies to come up with something new and interesting. To name a few – wearable devices, GPS, beacon technology, and voice navigation have made mobile technology more advanced and user-centric. And, this has lead to much advancement and interesting innovations like the light bulb can be easily operated with one’s Smartphone. And, so goes with IoT, as it allows complete integration with mobile devices. And, this helps in making gestures and controls much more adequate for performing intricate tasks like managing industrial machinery tasks.
- Offering more Room for Hybrid app development
Nowadays users are looking for newer and advanced ways of staying connected with their homes, cars and one another And, this is where mobile applications come in They are playing a key role in making the world more connected and engaging Today mobile app developers are building applications that include captivating UI, advance codes provided by hybrid platforms like Ionic, AngularJS, and PhoneGap. The UI/UX designs are created keeping in mind the requirements of the latest and trending devices such as smart watches.
- Just One app can help manage the entire household tasks
Dream of smart city has reached to newer heights. It was earlier a virtual fantasy, which has now become a reality. Now users can perform the complete operations of household appliances by just using gestures, voice controls and human presence detection. One of the enticing technologies is – beacon technology that is also contributing to make this fantasy a reality. However, mobile applications hold the key to its cost-effectiveness and easy access.
- Mobile manufacturers are leveraging the technological advancements
Leading and big mobile device manufacturers including Apple, Samsung, Ericsson and Google etc. are heavily investing on mobile ecosystem research and development. Right from the wearable technology to consumer electronics, everyone is leveraging these upcoming technologies and advancements. Now the world of mobile apps has taken a huge transition from Smartphones to tablets and now to wearable & IoT devices. And, these devices are being designed by considering these upcoming technologies that includes connected TVs and gaming consoles. Now new variations of mobile apps are expected that will be made available on car dashboards and household fixtures so that air conditioning can also be controlled.
As mobile connectivity is expanding its arms expands towards newer dimensions, mobile application development is becoming the prime focus of every huge business and technology. And, that’s why IoT is holding a bright future in mobile application development space where everything will be connected and communication will happen faster via the internet.
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