IOS Development Trends 2016 – 2017

iOS continues to be one of the most used mobile platforms in the world and for good reason. Not only does it provide a plethora of options for the users but also offers developers the perfect base to develop new apps.


Here is looking at 3 of the biggest iOS development trends for 2015-16.

App Security

One of the biggest developments in the world of iOS is app security. It is believed that a majority of the existing apps will not hold good owing to security issues and will require an overhaul. The latest trend involves developing apps that not just pass the basic security tests but also safeguard users against hackers. Sensitive information will be kept safe from and stave off identity thefts.

Location-based Services

It is extremely important for people to avail of relevant content based on their location. The latest trend involves making use of beacon technology to find out what someone is looking for based on their location. The provider can tap into the customer’s interests and make suggestions based on the same. The technology also helps app builders save on costs and provide better services to their customers.

TV/ Wearables

The next generation of iPhone app developers is focusing on building apps that cater to the TV and wearables. Wearable devices are now extremely popular owing to their ease of use and the capacity to sync with your phone. The new Apple TV is set to have a dedicated app store that will provide users with apps that will make for convenient and exciting television viewing.
As you can see, there is a lot to look forward to on the iOS platform in terms of both app building and providing tailor-made services to customers.