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About the App Report - The App Trend Report investigates numerous operating system applications and software programs that have become popular among consumers in recent years. From innovative app software to free apps for smartphones, our research covers industry trends that spark and retain consumer interest. We also examine consumer habits when it comes to app downloads, as well as the flourishing app market landscape and how industry leaders like Google and Android have created business opportunities for advertisers, marketers and tech-savvy companies.

Who It's For - This research will inspire tech companies, electronics manufacturers, software engineers and brand innovators to come up with creative and provocative ideas to stimulate business planning and strategy. Furthermore, our consumer-based data will give companies astute insider knowledge that can be leveraged for an advantage in this highly competitive industry.

Be on the forefront of industry trends that shape consumer opinion while obtaining significant insight with the App Trend Report.

The App Trend Report, last published on Sep 16, 2014, includes 431 PRO Trends and 5,426 examples of app market research and app consumer trends related to: smartphones, software programs, laptops, mobile operating systems, app stores and app trends.

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trend research methodology Methodology - Our app research is based on Trend Hunter's 5,426 crowdsourced app trends and 2,064,000,000 total views of data. [Learn More]

What You'll Get:
• 431 Page / Slide Presentation App PDF Report App PPT Report
• 431 Page In-Depth Reading Report App PDF Report

Contents:
• 431 App PRO Trends
• 5,426 App Examples
• 760 App Videos (Online) App Videos
• 32,556 App Images (Online) App Images
• Additional Niche Reports (with a full subscription): Smartphone, Gaming, Space, Google, Android, Camera, Chemicals, Television, Headphones, Global Positioning System, Tablet, Radio, Mobile, Video Editing, SLR, Online Gaming, App, HDTV, 3D Glasses, Camera Accessories, Gaming Apps, Keyboards, Audio, Touchscreen, Console, Presentation, Email, Laptop, Electronics, Stereo and more!



Sample App Pro Trends - Each App PRO Trend is on its own slide with implications, a quantified score, and examples linked to online app articles, videos and images. Examples:

Social Retiree A desire to stay connected has seniors turning to social networking platforms Implications - Seeking to maintain social engagements, seniors are turning to digital networking platforms as a means to stay connected. Providing social platforms that make engagement and online communication easier for aging consumers, these custom-tailored platforms offer seniors the chance to connect with others in similar life stages, reflecting a need to maintain a level of socialization, even in old age.
Social Retiree
A desire to stay connected has seniors turning to social networking platforms
4 Examples + Score + Implications


Competitive Reward Brands heighten rewards by offering game-like challenges Implications - Turning brand involvement into a competitive activity, retailers are using challenges to incite consumer interest. Requiring strategic thought and dedication, these reward-driven activities help consumers become more personally invested in the experience, providing a sense of satisfaction and fulfillment.
Competitive Reward
Brands heighten rewards by offering game-like challenges
4 Examples + Score + Implications


Participatory Discount Retailers exchange discounts for action-oriented involvement Implications - Seeking to get consumers more actively involved, brands are offering discounts and rewards based on participatory involvement. Requiring individuals to fulfill tasks, these action-based loyalty techniques help prevent complacency, using activities and interactive experiences to incite a greater connection with consumers.
Participatory Discount
Retailers exchange discounts for action-oriented involvement
4 Examples + Score + Implications


Pet Tracking Owners turn to monitoring devices to keep tabs on pet behavior Implications - Seeking to manage the often unpredictable behavior of pets, owners are turning to devices that help keep track of their whereabouts and activities. Combining the ease of digital devices with a need for pet maintenance, innovations like this provide consumers with peace of mind through the use of more adaptable and easily integrated goods.
Pet Tracking
Owners turn to monitoring devices to keep tabs on pet behavior
4 Examples + Score + Implications


Alternative Apology Consumers turn to unconventional apologetic techniques to avoid interaction Implications - Seeking to bypass the traditionally uncomfortable experience of having to say sorry, consumers are opting for eccentric apology tactics to avoid face-to-face interaction. Using outsourced services and social media to express remorse, consumers are trading in face-to-face engagement for more unusual techniques, reflecting a rise in alternative forms of self-expression.
Alternative Apology
Consumers turn to unconventional apologetic techniques to avoid interaction
4 Examples + Score + Implications


Exploration Independence Innovations that help solo travelers target the rise of single consumers Implications - As consumers focus more on themselves with regard to living and entertainment, the rise of solo travel is being supported by apps targeted at the independent traveler. This shift denotes a preference for lifestyle accommodation that extends well beyond typical everyday experiences.
Exploration Independence
Innovations that help solo travelers target the rise of single consumers
4 Examples + Score + Implications


PLUS 425 more App PRO Trends and 5,426 examples!



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