A report which was published by International Telecommunication Union (ITU) in 2008 stated that there are more than 5 billion mobile phone users.It also stated that 1.9 billion people are using mobile internet. Recent statistics state that Apple has sold out more than one billion applications from their iTunes store. When compared to mobile woofapps, traditional web applications and enterprise software solutions consume very high bandwidths. In order to save on bandwidth and also to function effectively, mobile solutions are being more accepted in recent times. This is the driving force for all software companies to come up with better mobile applications.
Mobile applications can be built for different business verticals like healthcare, banking, insurance and many others. These applications can be built on different mobile platforms like iPhone, Android, Blackberry, Symbian and BREW. These applications can be stored at their respective mobile app store. As a matter of fact the revenue of an individual or company increases by downloading the application which is in the app store by the users. In today’s scenario the common applications from where the revenue flow is high are Games, geo-tagging, music applications, currency converters, online libraries and offers in popular showrooms.
Games Applications: Mobile gaming is an addiction in the recent times irrespective of age or status of the mobile users. The majority of downloads taking place for mobile game applications is not only by the kids or teenagers but also the adults. The secret of generating a buzz in the app market is to build an application that is compatible with major mobile platforms like iPhone and Android. As these two mobile platforms are reigning in the mobile space, it is important that any application developed should work successfully on these platforms.
Geo-tagging Applications: These applications are used by people as they travel to reach their destinations with a proper direction guide. These applications are also used as navigation system for vehicles.
Music Applications: This is one the major domains where major interest is shown. The success rate is very high for these applications. Downloading free music applications that allow not only streaming but also online storage of songs are very popular applications. Currency Converters: These applications are mainly used for stocks, Forex and by international travelers. To achieve high standard mobile applications for your business requirements make sure that the applications are developed by an expert developer or an organization that concentrates and possess skilled mobile computing resources.