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Top 70 Mobile Trends in February

From Personalized Exercise Apps to Smartphone Braille Keyboards

— February 23, 2020 — Tech
The February 2020 mobile trends cover the latest smartphone updates, accessories, apps, and more. With many consumers reestablishing their personal goals for the new year, a variety of new health-focused apps have emerged. One example is the 'Deepstash' app, which offers motivational tips to help users make lasting habits that will lead to a more positive lifestyle. The team behind the app specially curates all of the content that's featured, so that users are accessing vetted information that they can rely on.

Another noteworthy inclusion comes from Tinder, with the popular dating app joining with Noonlight, a personal safety app, to include a panic button on its platform. The Noonlight safety feature is accessible to all users who choose to opt in. It works by allowing the user to include key information about their date, such as who they're going with, when they plan to leave, and where they're meeting. Noonlight then tracks them in real-time, and if the user feels unsafe and presses the panic button, a dispatcher will immediately notify the police.
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Activity
Freshness
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Mobile Ride Verification
Mobile Ride Verification
Uber's New PIN Feature Provides Users with Enhanced Ride Hailing Security
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69
Safety-Focused Ride Hailing Apps
Safety-Focused Ride Hailing Apps
Lyft Launched the Safety Advisory Council to Address Concerns
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68
Shoppable Mobile Search Results
Shoppable Mobile Search Results
Google Streamlined the Mobile Shopping Experience with Filters
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67
Mobile Serialized Fiction Platforms
Mobile Serialized Fiction Platforms
Radish is a Storytelling App That Welcomes Readers and Authors
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66
Ride Hailing Bidding Systems
Ride Hailing Bidding Systems
Uber is Running a Test Where California Drivers Can Set Fare Prices
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65
Social Mobile TV Platforms
Social Mobile TV Platforms
The Firework App is a Space for Immersive Short-form Videos
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64
Mid-Band 5G Network Launches
Mid-Band 5G Network Launches
Rogers is Launching Canada's First 5G Network in Four Major Cities
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63
Location Privacy Apps
Location Privacy Apps
Gimbal Launched an App Allowing Consumers to Protect Their Location Data
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62
Short-Form Video Platforms
Short-Form Video Platforms
Tencent Launched a Short-Video Trial on its WeChat Platfrom
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61
Bundled Streaming Price Tests
Bundled Streaming Price Tests
SirusXM is Testing Discounted Bundle Packages with Pandora Content
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60
Cost-Effective Smartphone Announcements
Cost-Effective Smartphone Announcements
Samsung Will Resale Lite Versions of Its Flagship Devices
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59
Information-Based Flight Notification Apps
Information-Based Flight Notification Apps
Delta Air Line's Fly Delta App was revealed at CES 2020
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58
Precision Camera Smartphones
Precision Camera Smartphones
Two New Samsung Galaxy Smartphones Were Announced at CES 2020
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57
Military-Grade Durable Smartphones
Military-Grade Durable Smartphones
Samsung Revealed Its New Galaxy XCover Pro at CES 2020
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56
Live Photo Competition Apps
Live Photo Competition Apps
HQ Trivia Launched the HQX Live Platform Focused on Visual Creativity
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55
Short-Form Audio Platforms
Short-Form Audio Platforms
The Spkr App is Focused on Curating Short Clips from Podcasts
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54
5G Pop-Up Camera Smartphones
5G Pop-Up Camera Smartphones
The Vivo NEX 3 5G is Powered by a Snapdragon 865 Processor
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53
AI-Powered Music Apps
AI-Powered Music Apps
The 'Melodia' Music App Uses Machine Learning to Optimize Audio Playback
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52
Dating App Panic Buttons
Dating App Panic Buttons
Tinder Teamed Up with Noonlight and Added a Panic Button to the App
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51
Shoppable Mobile Soup Ads
Shoppable Mobile Soup Ads
Campbell Soup is New Testing Shoppable Ads Through Group Nine Media
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50
Accessible 5G Smartphones
Accessible 5G Smartphones
The Coolpad Legacy 5G will Retail for Just $400 at Launch
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49
Mobile-First Conversation Platforms
Mobile-First Conversation Platforms
Community Uses Text Messaging to Connect Celebrities with Fans
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48
Speedy Professional Technology Chargers
Speedy Professional Technology Chargers
The 'SuperTank' Packs 27,000mAh of Power within
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47
Resilient Waterproof Smartphones
Resilient Waterproof Smartphones
The Cat S32 Smartphone is Designed to Suit Extreme Environments
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46
Visual Field Data Apps
Visual Field Data Apps
Touch GIS Streamlines Geospatial Data Collection at an Affordable Rate
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45
Podcast Advertising Tools
Podcast Advertising Tools
Puma Bolstered Ad Recall Using Spotify's Streaming Ad Insertion Tools
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44
Cinematic Makeup Try-Ons
Cinematic Makeup Try-Ons
YouCan Makeup's Interactive Beauty Experiences Shares 'Like a Boss' Looks
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43
Eclectic Pregnancy Apps
Eclectic Pregnancy Apps
The Mum & Baby App is Information-driven & is Being Adopted Across the NHS
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42
Informative Multimedia Rewards Apps
Informative Multimedia Rewards Apps
Mastercard Created an AR App to Inform Customers About Rewards
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41
Emoji Video Chat Apps
Emoji Video Chat Apps
'Smoothy' is a Dynamic Video Chat Application for Up to Eight People
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40
Resolution-Focused App Promotions
Resolution-Focused App Promotions
The Mod Pizza 2020 Salad Challenge Encourages Healthy Eating
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39
Phone Grip-Compatible Charging Pads
Phone Grip-Compatible Charging Pads
Popsockets Launched the PopPower Home, a Wireless Charging Pad
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38
Future-Ready Smartphones
Future-Ready Smartphones
The Teracube Smartphone Comes Backed by a Four-Year Warranty
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37
AI Mental Health Bots
AI Mental Health Bots
WoeBot Uses the Principles of CBT to Offer Personalized Care
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36
Self-Destructing Hard Drives
Self-Destructing Hard Drives
The DataLocker DL3 Destroys Data in the Event of an Attack
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35
AI-Informed Mobile Menu Items
AI-Informed Mobile Menu Items
Taco Bell Partnered with Certona to Improve In-App Customization
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34
Realistic AI Avatars
Realistic AI Avatars
The AI Foundation Created an AI Version of Deepak Chopra
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33
Foldable Seam-Free Tablets
Foldable Seam-Free Tablets
The Dell Concept Ori Has a Seamless Design at CES 2020
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32
Miniature Mobile Phones
Miniature Mobile Phones
Zini Mobiles' Zanco tiny t2 is the World's Smallest Mobile Phone
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31
Mobile Production Studio Devices
Mobile Production Studio Devices
The Roland GO:LIVECAST Smartphone Production Studio is Pro-Grade
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30
Car-Integrated Smart Home Platforms
Car-Integrated Smart Home Platforms
Samsung Announced New SmartThings Capabilities at CES 2020
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29
Invisible AI Keyboards
Invisible AI Keyboards
Samsung's 'Selfie Type' Provides Keyboard Access in Any Environment
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28
All-Encompassing Grocery Apps
All-Encompassing Grocery Apps
Whisk Created a Multiplatform App for Recipes and Grocery Orders
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27
Smartphone-Charging Gaming Consoles
Smartphone-Charging Gaming Consoles
The Gamecase Gaming Power Bank Has Over 400 Retro Game Titles
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26
AR Lunar Celebration Experiences
AR Lunar Celebration Experiences
Panda Express' Mobile Filters Explore Chinese New Year Traditions
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25
Interactive AR Sci-Fi Ads
Interactive AR Sci-Fi Ads
BBC America Launched an AR Ad Ahead of the New 'Doctor Who' Season
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24
Ad Insertion Technology Releases
Ad Insertion Technology Releases
Spotify Revealed Its New Advertiser Empowering System at CES 2020
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23
Personal Finance-Tracking Apps
Personal Finance-Tracking Apps
The Copilot App Was Recently Released to All iOS Users
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22
Curated Motivation-Supporting Apps
Curated Motivation-Supporting Apps
The 'Deepstash' App Aids with Self-Improvement, Care and More
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21
Dim Lighting Photo Contests
Dim Lighting Photo Contests
Apple is Launching a Night Mode Challenge Showcasing the iPhone 11
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20
Hand-Scanning Payment Systems
Hand-Scanning Payment Systems
Amazon Implements the Orville System in Whole Food Locations
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19
Supercar-Inspired Smartphones
Supercar-Inspired Smartphones
The OnePlus Concept One Debuted at CES 2020
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18
Smartphone Gamer Thumb Gloves
Smartphone Gamer Thumb Gloves
The clingparty Finger Sleeves Increase Gaming Comfort
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17
Personalized Exercise Apps
Personalized Exercise Apps
FITT's Healthcare Data Platform Matches Users to Custom Activities
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16
Enhanced Grocery Pickup Services
Enhanced Grocery Pickup Services
Instacart Pickup Services Now Have Helpful Location Features
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15
Next-Gen Skincare Apps
Next-Gen Skincare Apps
The New Neutrogena Skin360 App Only Requires a Phone's Camera
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14
Infrared Camera Acquisitions
Infrared Camera Acquisitions
Apple Purchased Spectral Edge to Use Its Infrared Camera Technology
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13
Nostalgic Smartphone Gamer Controllers
Nostalgic Smartphone Gamer Controllers
The 'Clippad' Controller Creates a Handheld Console
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12
Compostable Phone Cases
Compostable Phone Cases
Incipio's Plant-Based Device Protectors are Made with Organicore
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11
Transforming Smartphone Photography Grips
Transforming Smartphone Photography Grips
The Just Mobile 'ShutterGrip 2' is Bluetooth-Enabled
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10
Smartphone Console Conversion Controllers
Smartphone Console Conversion Controllers
The Razer Kishi Highlighted Portability at CES 2020
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9
Circular Touchscreen Phones
Circular Touchscreen Phones
The Cyrcle Phone Shown at CES 2020 Targets Gen Z Girls
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8
Conceptual Clamshell Smartphones
Conceptual Clamshell Smartphones
The Samsung Galaxy Bloom Concept Has an Efficient Design
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7
Designer Aftermarket Smartphone Batteries
Designer Aftermarket Smartphone Batteries
The UNIQ Fuele Mini Supports Charging from Anywhere
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6
Minimal Japanese Smartphone Amplifiers
Minimal Japanese Smartphone Amplifiers
The Clappin Jam Wooden Smartphone Dock is Rustic
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5
Personal CRM Apps
Personal CRM Apps
Uphabit helps you manage your personal relationships
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4
Card-Concealing Smartphone Cases
Card-Concealing Smartphone Cases
The Bellroy iPhone Card Case Stores Both Payment and SIM cards
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3
Durable Smartphone-Elevating Stands
Durable Smartphone-Elevating Stands
The 'LOOKSTAND' Has a Lightweight, All-Metal Design
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2
Braille Smartphone Keyboards
Braille Smartphone Keyboards
The 'Hable One' Braille Keypad Makes Device Use More Accessible
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1
Adult Toy-Inspired Phone Cases
Adult Toy-Inspired Phone Cases
TENGA Boasts a New and Subtly Racy iPhone X and XS Case
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