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Top 95 Mobile Trends in August
Top 95 Mobile Trends in August
From Mini 4G-Enabled Smartphones to Minimalist Anti-Bias News Apps
This collection of August 2020 mobile trends identify some of the latest and greatest ideas coming to the market as companies continue to connect with consumers more directly via their smartphones.... MORE
Dual-Layer Protection Smartphone Cases
Dual-Layer Protection Smartphone Cases
The Incipio DualPro Case Protects the Samsung Galaxy Note20
The Incipio DualPro case has been unveiled as a protector for the upcoming Samsung Galaxy Note20 smartphone series that will provide impressive durability against potential damage. The case is made... MORE
Micro-Investment Platform Launches
Micro-Investment Platform Launches
Grab's Financial Arm Created New Personal Finance Features
Grab recently announced that its financial arm is launching new products for consumers, including loans, health insurance, micro-investments, as well as a pay-later program. The company was... MORE
AI Ring-Buying Apps
AI Ring-Buying Apps
Engage Shares a New Way to Discover and Shop Wedding & Engagement Rings
All aspects of the traditional wedding experience have been disrupted over the last few months and Engage is introducing itself as a brand-new mobile app that shares a fresh new way for couples to... MORE
International Traveler Technology Chargers
International Traveler Technology Chargers
The 'Alien' 65W GaN Global Charger is Ultra-Compact
The ‘Alien’ 65W GaN Global Charger is a compact piece of charging equipment for technology users that will enable them to keep their essential solutions powered up in a simple, intuitive... MORE
AI Puzzle-Solving Apps
AI Puzzle-Solving Apps
The Rubik's Official Cube App Uses AI to Solve the Puzzle Cube
There are hundreds of thousands of searches for “how to solve a Rubik’s Cube” and those who have been searching for answers will now be able to consult the newly launched Rubik&#... MORE
Speaker-Equipped Smartphone Concepts
Speaker-Equipped Smartphone Concepts
The Conceptual Harman Kardon Harmony is Audio-Focused
The conceptual Harman Kardon Harmony smartphone has been designed by James Tsai as an audio-focused mobile solution for users looking to enjoy their favorite content in a more immersive manner. The... MORE
Creative Exploration Apps
Creative Exploration Apps
E.gg Taps Into the Experimental Early Days of the Internet
The E.gg app is a new creation from the Facebook NPE team and it takes the form of an experimental platform that recalls the exploratory spirit of the Internet in its infancy. E.gg is described as a &... MORE
Geolocation Initiative
Mobile apps are being deployed as a way to reward users for staying at home
Trend - Physical distancing is emphasized as essential during the COVID-19 outbreak and many brands are launching helpful and accessible tools that will motivate consumers to be more mindful in their interactions. Deployed in the form of mobile applications, these new apps and features track user location and send out rewards to those who remain at home.
Workshop Question - What incentive can your brand offer to get consumers through a difficult time?
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Digital Storefront Launches
Digital Storefront Launches
DoorDash Launched the DashMart Delivery Service in Eight Cities
DoorDash recently launched a new digital storefront that will specialize in selling household essentials to consumers. The digital storefront will list many of the same items found at convenience... MORE
Smartphone-Mounted Earbuds
Smartphone-Mounted Earbuds
The scendo 'Snapods' Attach Easily onto the Rear of a Device
Wireless earbuds have become essential for many consumers but can be easily misplaced and lost thanks to their small design, so the scendo ‘Snapods’ have been created to help change this.... MORE
Employee Voice Assistants
Employee Voice Assistants
Walmart's Ask Sam Lets Employees Look Up Prices, Find Products & More
Walmart’s Ask Sam is a new employee assistance voice technology that was created to assist with everything from finding products and providing store maps to sharing prices and sales information.... MORE
play_circle_filled Couples-Friendly Finance Events
Couples-Friendly Finance Events
Financially Ever After Helps Couples Talk About Money
Countless people are now experiencing increased pressure on their finances and relationships as a result of COVID-19 and Financially Ever After is a digital event presented by SoFi that aims to get... MORE
Power User 5G Smartphones
Power User 5G Smartphones
The New Samsung Galaxy Note20 Ultra Smartphone is Speedy
The Samsung Galaxy Note20 Ultra smartphone has been unveiled by the tech brand as its latest power user mobile solution that will support enhanced productivity thanks to an ultra-speedy design. The... MORE
Anti-Deepfake Social Media Platforms
Anti-Deepfake Social Media Platforms
TikTok is Banning Deepfake Content on the Social Platform
TikTok announced that it will ban deepfake content on the platform in an effort to stop the spread of misinformation ahead of the 2020 U.S. presidential election. The platform also states that it... MORE
Wedding Registry Platforms
Wedding Registry Platforms
The Know Launched a New Wedding Registry Store with Accompanying App
The Knot created a new wedding registry store in order to provide people with more ways to register for items they want. The company operates a wedding planning and registry resource business in the... MORE
Streaming Service Sharing Apps
Streaming Service Sharing Apps
'Notopass' Lets Users Share Login Info Discreetly
Many streaming services provide subscribers with multiple profiles for them to share with family and friends which requires the sharing of login info, so the ‘Notopass’ app is positioned... MORE
Recycled Plastic Smartphone Protectors
Recycled Plastic Smartphone Protectors
The Google Pixel 4a Fabric Case Has 70% Recycled Components
The Google Pixel 4a Fabric Case is a protective accessory for the namesake smartphone that will provide users with a stylish way to keep it protected that also highlights eco-friendly aesthetics.... MORE
Well-Equipped Midrange Smartphones
Well-Equipped Midrange Smartphones
The Google Pixel 4a Has a Snapdragon 730G Processor
The Google Pixel 4a smartphone is a powerful mobile solution for consumers that will offer them a midrange option that doesn’t skimp on powerful specs. The smartphone is powered by a Qualcomm... MORE
In-App Live Concerts
In-App Live Concerts
The Weeknd is Hosting a First-of-Its-King Live Concert on TikTok
With music venues of all sizes still closed for public safety, live performances are going totally online these days and fans of The Weeknd will soon have the chance to tune into the first-ever live,... MORE
Smartphone Cloud Storage Tools
Smartphone Cloud Storage Tools
Google Created a Backup Tool for iPhone Owners to Store Data
Google announced that it is releasing a new back up tool, that can be used by iOS device owners to save data. Previously google added a similar feature for Android users, where they could back up... MORE
Negative Thought-Eliminating Apps
Negative Thought-Eliminating Apps
Thinkladder Helps Users Change Their Thought Patterns
Thinkladder is a new mental health and wellness app that uses a set of tools to help users change their thinking patterns and push out negative thoughts, while also helping them to better identify... MORE
Banking Voice Assistants
Banking Voice Assistants
U.S. Bank is Launching an In-App Voice Assistant for Mobile Banking
U.S. Bank is increasing its mobile banking capabilities by launching an in-app voice assistant. The in-app voice assists will allow users to manage their finances through auditory commands, where... MORE
Top 100 Mobile Trends in July
Top 100 Mobile Trends in July
From Pocket-Sized Microscope Cameras to Eco Lifestyle-Tracking Apps
This collection of July 2020 mobile trends identifies the ways in which consumers are leaning on portable technology solutions more each day to enhance their routine, wellness and more. This is... MORE
Cardboard Telepresence Robots
Cardboard Telepresence Robots
The 'Smartipresence' Robot Has a Low-Cost Design
The ‘Smartipresence’ robot is a new take on the telepresence robot that will provide users with a low-cost option when looking to stay connected with those who matter most. The robot is... MORE