This is the time to bid adieu to 2017 and ring in the New Year 2018 that will bring along new opportunities, new trends, and of course, new apps. But before that let’s thank 2017 for technological advances in fields like augmented reality, artificial intelligence and digital payment solutions, to name a few. According to the Apple App Store editorial team, the trends of 2017 were Augmented Reality, Video-on-Demand apps, Hyper-Casual games, and Convenience apps (like Swiggy, Urbanclap, BigBasket and BookMyShow).
Google Play Store also announced the Best of 2017 apps and games across categories like most entertaining, most innovative, best social apps, and best for kids, for example. According to Google Play Store, AI-driven Socratic, which helps children in school homework, is the Best App of 2017, and CATS: Crash Arena Turbo Stars is the Best Game of 2017 for its spellbinding gameplay, glossy graphics, and an impressively intuitive interface. Have a look at our ‘Best of 2017’ and ‘Trends of the Year 2017’ section to know about all the apps that have been recognized and awarded by the Google Play Store and Apple App Store respectively.
This month our Cover Story is about the apps that focus on children’s emotional wellbeing, helping them understand their emotions and how to cope with them. For instance, apps like Stop, Breathe & Think Kids, Mind Yeti, and Breathe, Think, Do with Sesame focus on mindfulness training of children. Mindfulness training encourages self-regulation and self-control by giving children the calmness and emotional stability needed to reflect on a situation before reacting to it.
Apps like Powerme and Super Stretch Yoga HD help kids understand the connection between their mind and body. Kids learn that they can overcome the feeling of anxiety by involving in a physical activity. Then an app like Me: A Kid’s Diary by Tinybop can help kids explore their feelings through gently guided questions. Well, check out our Cover Story section to know more about these apps and how they work.
Next on our list is ‘New Releases’ of the month. Google recently announced the launch of three new mobile apps: Google Go (which makes discovering, exploring, and sharing the best of the web easy and fast), Files Go (a smarter way to find and share files) and Datally (a new way to save on mobile data). That’s not all! Apps like Eight (business card organizer), GNOG (a colorful puzzle adventure), and AMAZING KATAMARI DAMACY (an endless runner) were also released.
Well, the list doesn’t end here; there is a lot more inside the world of Apps Unveiled. Grab your copy now!
Apps Unveiled is India’s first and only monthly magazine on mobile applications. It is owned by AppCrazy Media Private Limited, new print media start-up based in New Delhi, India.
Nowadays, the facilities offered by Smartphones through numerous mobile applications are becoming increasingly synonymous with our daily activities, both at home and at work. Undoubtedly, the presence of mobile applications is changing the way we work, live and interact with people. From paying bills to booking cabs, locating blood donor to managing diet plans , mobile banking to networking; mobile applications offers almost everything just at our fingertips, helping us to cope up with our hectic routines.
But as per our study, Smartphone users always stay confused which app to download or not to download. Moreover, they don’t have enough time to browse through the app market to gain firsthand experience.
On the other side, there is a challenge for app developers or promoters to instigate the user to download their apps, given the burgeoning number of similar apps available across multiple operating platforms.
Keeping all these points into consideration, AppCrazy Media has launched a magazine “Apps Unveiled” with dedicated content on mobile applications (or apps). Our team will unveil selected mobile apps across different categories such as entertainment, games, lifestyle, utility, safety, security, health, productivity, travel etc. available on different operating platforms namely, Android, iOS, BlackBerry, Windows, Java and Symbian after thorough ground work and research.
Our readers would get a chance to explore a whole new world of mobile apps apart from few commonly known apps. Also, they will understand how they can use their Smartphone’s more smartly by effectively using the mobile apps to meet their day to day need on the go.
For app developers or promoters, it’s more than a magazine, an opportunity to reach mass Smartphone user base in India and to inform them about in-depth functionality of their mobile applications. Advertise with us to reach the right audience in a smarter way.
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