By 2020, the app economy could double in size to $101 billion, according to market researcher App Annie. Mobile apps have emerged as the preferable mode of accomplishing tasks today. Whether it is the general productivity or the utility apps for booking a taxi, hotel, flight or instant messaging, mobile apps rule the roost. Businesses around the world are tapping into the power of mobile apps as well. Here is a brief study that researches the most successful mobile apps and offers pointers on how to create them.
Digitisation is paving way for smart cities of the future. The smart cities facilitate and use technological developments for improving citizen services. The smart city is interconnected, adaptive, optimises infrastructure and driven by technology. The smart city also improves governance and enables better administration. The ICT applications are playing a pivotal role in delivering citizen services. Here we explore ICT applications for improved administration and governance.