Mobile application usage is rapidly increasing, which can be determined from the aspect that many business men are using mobile apps or applications for their vital work through mobile phones. Being a software application, mobile application is designed to run on smartphones, tablet computers and other mobile devices. Mobile application came into use in the year 2008 and are typically operated by the owner of the mobile operating system,for instance Apple App Store, Google Play, Windows Phone Store, and BlackBerry App World. Some apps are free, while others must be bought. Mobile apps were originally offered for general productivity and information retrieval, including email, calender, contacts, and stock market and weather information.
It is basically little, self-contained programs, used to enhance existing functionality, hopefully in a simple, more user-friendly way. The popularity of mobile apps has continued to rise, as their usage has become increasingly prevalent across mobile phone users. There are thousands of apps available falling into many different categories. Some specific mobile applications are like firstly, built-in application where apps runs directly from our handheld devices and depends upon the platform that are used. Secondly, web applications are those softwares programs that run directly from the web browser on mobile phones and tablets. Lastly, client server applications where these can be installed on the device but without the network they cannot be launched or proceed further. Now mobile apps or application is also iOS, which is an operating system from Apple, was originally developed for the iPhone. The main feature is that it holds the reputation of intelligent UI creator which is based on the concept of direct manipulation, using multi-touch gestures. Next is Android which is a Linux based mobile operating system developed by the Open Handset Alliance led by Google and boasts large community of developers writing applications extending the basic functionality of the devices. There is BlackBerry OS being developed by Research In Motion (RIM) for its line of smartphones and its operating system is known for its native support for corporate e-mail through MIDP allowing complete wireless activation and synchronization with Microsoft Exchange and Lotus Domino. Another that is in use Windows Phone, is a mobile operating system launched by Microsoft in late 2010. This mobile OS is targeted at consumer market. Mobile Application Development service is increasingly important for businesses to have an intuitive and useful mobile presence as smartphones and tablets which overtake PCs in the marketplace, and become the most common way to access the internet.
Nowadays there seems to be an application for each and everything. As part of the development process, Mobile User Interface (UI) Design is also an essential in the creation of mobile apps. Mobile UI considers constraints & contexts, screen, input and mobility as outlines for design. Several initiatives exist both from mobile vendor and mobile operators around the world. Other security application is like mobile security application designd for smartphones to protect and secure the device and its data from unauthorized access in the case of theft or accidental loss. Additinal security application includes malware detection and removal, VPN connectivity for protecting data in transit, scanning websites for potential phising schemes or other fraudulent activity and more. We conclude mobile UI design’s goal is primarily for an understandable, user-friendly interface. Some apps can be used to control digital video recorders to set shows to record or play, while still others link to cable or satellite systems and allow premium television content to be played through the phone.
Dreamztech Australia being an Australian based International software company provides various mobile applications to the customers. Dreamztech provides the complete range of IT services to an organization. Most applications work alone, but some cooperate with tools in other media. Our quality approach integrates industry practices in security policy, process and technology enhanced by our years of experience in the industry. It provides various services ranging from eCommerce development, e business applications, IT services, game development, and many others.