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Top 100 Mobile Ideas in March

From Reactive Bendable Smartphone to AI Money Managers

— March 12, 2016 — Tech
The top March 2016 mobile ideas showcase a number of innovative new products, exciting new apps, software updates and successful mobile brand marketing campaigns.

The Honor Band Z1 is an intuitive wearable disguised as a stylish timepiece. The minimalist exercise wearable is highly affordable and connects to a smartphone app to tracks a variety of statistics to offer the same capabilities of a Fitbit Flex.

A recent Samsung stunt on the "Blue Carpet" at the Zoolander 2 premiere featured star Ben Stiller taking a group selfie with the world's longest selfie stick, setting a Guinness World Record in the process. The promotion highlights the ever-expanding presence of mobile brand sponsorships and the creative methods through which they highlight a product's features.
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Disruptive Phone Operating Systems
Disruptive Phone Operating Systems
CREO's Android Operating System Will Bridge Hardware & Software
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99
Sweat-Analyzing Wearables
Sweat-Analyzing Wearables
The 'Sweatbit' Could Determine Health by Analyzing Perspiration
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98
Touch-Enabled Phone Covers
Touch-Enabled Phone Covers
The Quick Cover Case Lets You Answer Calls Using a Touch Function
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97
Multi-Device Backup Batteries
Multi-Device Backup Batteries
The iLuv myPower 50L Portable Battery Charger is for Android and iOS
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96
Comprehensive Maker Sensors
Comprehensive Maker Sensors
The MetaWear CPRO Bluetooth Sensor Enables Connectivity from Anything
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95
Food-Appreciation Apps
Food-Appreciation Apps
The Dysh App Helps You Decide What Food to Order
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94
Payment-Enabling Watch Straps
Payment-Enabling Watch Straps
The Pagare Strap for the Pebble is Packed with Payment Technology
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93
Slimmed-Down Chat Apps
Slimmed-Down Chat Apps
The Peach Chat App Focuses On the Bare Chatting Essentials
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92
City Exploration Apps
City Exploration Apps
The 'Guides' App by Lonely Planet Makes a Great Digital Travel Buddy
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91
Anti-Scrolling Phone Cases
Anti-Scrolling Phone Cases
The 'Dumb Phone Case' Restricts Users From Mindlessly Scrolling Away
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90
Noodle Soup Apps
Noodle Soup Apps
The Noodler Smartphone Application is the Oracle for Noodle Soup Recipes
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89
Nightlife Lineup Apps
Nightlife Lineup Apps
The Linechecker App Helps You Avoid Waiting In Line
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88
Device-Controlling Watch Concepts
Device-Controlling Watch Concepts
The 'iWatch' Concept Brings Remote Control to Your Wrist
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87
Budget-Specific Travel Apps
Budget-Specific Travel Apps
This App Helps Users Find Travel Destinations Based on Their Budget
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86
Virtual Reality Smartphones
Virtual Reality Smartphones
Lenovo's VIBE K4 Note Smartphone Features a Virtual Reality Kit
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85
Cloud-Based Hearing Apps
Cloud-Based Hearing Apps
This Hearing Aid App Helps Ear Specialists Customize Treatment Plans
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84
Encrypted Photo Apps
Encrypted Photo Apps
The Reporter Camera App Keeps Your Pictures Private in a Digital Vault
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83
Interchangeable Component Smartphones
Interchangeable Component Smartphones
The LG G5 Modular Smartphone Enables Customization
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82
Ultra-Fast Phone Chargers
Ultra-Fast Phone Chargers
The ASAP Dash Provides a Full Phone Charge in Just 15 Minutes
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81
Canine Facial-Recognition Apps
Canine Facial-Recognition Apps
The Fetch Platform Scans Images to Human Faces to a Dog Breed
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80
Bendable Leather Device Docks
Bendable Leather Device Docks
The 'Stanley' Leather Smartphone Stand Cradles Devices Gently
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79
Extreme Low-Cost Smartphones
Extreme Low-Cost Smartphones
The 'Freedom 251' 3G Android Smartphone in India Costs $4
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78
Musical Social Networks
Musical Social Networks
VYBZ is a Social Music App That Helps Artists Get Their Voice Heard
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77
Backbone-Like Smartphone Protectors
Backbone-Like Smartphone Protectors
The MonoCircus Manta iPhone Case is a Minimalist Design
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76
Digital Legacy Websites
Digital Legacy Websites
The Omlime Website Lets You Create a Profile and Digital Legacy
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75
Mobile Valentine's Day Promotions
Mobile Valentine's Day Promotions
The Motorola Valentine's Day Promotion Involves Free Accessories
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74
Oceanic Smartphone Cases
Oceanic Smartphone Cases
The Monocircus 3D Cases for iPhones are Inspired by Aquatic Life
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73
Group Date Matchmaking Apps
Group Date Matchmaking Apps
Smeeters Helps Arrange "Explosive" Meetings Between Groups of Friends
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72
E-Ink Phone Cases
E-Ink Phone Cases
'popSLATE' Gives Your iPhone a Second Screen
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71
Interactive Mental Health Apps
Interactive Mental Health Apps
This App Allows Users to Chat with a Dedicated Psychologist
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70
Hairdresser Scheduling Apps
Hairdresser Scheduling Apps
Barber and Beauty Salon App Fonzy Simplifies Your Appointment Bookings
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69
Curated Morning News Apps
Curated Morning News Apps
The 'Refinery29 This AM' App Features Curated News Stories
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68
Prepaid Coffee Plans
Prepaid Coffee Plans
DripApp Saves Caffeine Addicts Money While Supporting Local Businesses
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67
Plus-Size Clothing Rentals
Plus-Size Clothing Rentals
The Gwynnie Bee App Helps Plus-Size Shoppers Find Clothing on the Go
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66
Location-Based Social Chat Apps
Location-Based Social Chat Apps
Skout is a Mobile App for Expanding One's Social Circle
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65
Flatpack VR Headets
Flatpack VR Headets
The 'Goblin' Folding VR Viewer Collapses for Easy Transportation
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64
Customizable Smartphone Concepts
Customizable Smartphone Concepts
The 'SVPER' Concept Smartphone Features a Bevy Of Nifty Perks
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63
Mobile 3D Ski Maps
Mobile 3D Ski Maps
The FATMAP Smartphone Application Enables Skiers to Plan Their Adventures
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62
Etched City Smartphone Cases
Etched City Smartphone Cases
CutMaps iPhone Protectors Feature Cityscape Carvings on the Rear
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61
Business-Oriented Smartphones
Business-Oriented Smartphones
The Vaio Phone Biz is a Windows 10 Smartphone with Impressive Specs
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60
Dual-Display Smartphones
Dual-Display Smartphones
The LG X Screen Features Two Screen Displays For Easy Multitasking
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59
Optimizing Hearing Apps
Optimizing Hearing Apps
The uSound App Optimizes Smartphone Sounds Depending On the User's Needs
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58
Menswear Thrift Apps
Menswear Thrift Apps
The Grailed Consignment Store is Now Available in App Form
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57
Next-Gen Wireless Speakers
Next-Gen Wireless Speakers
The Creative Airwave Bluetooth NFC Speaker Enables Enhanced Listening
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56
Delivery Software Services
Delivery Software Services
Delivery Service Software Platform Bringg Helps Companies Compete
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55
Culinary Mobile Stands
Culinary Mobile Stands
'Cooklet' is a Mobile Device Stand That Can Be Stored on a Kitchen Rack
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54
Reactive Bendable Smartphone
Reactive Bendable Smartphone
The 'ReFlex' Packs an OLED Display with Intuitive Features
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53
Crystallized Classic Smartwatches
Crystallized Classic Smartwatches
The HP Isaac Mizrahi Smartwatch is Packed with Swarovski Gems
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52
AI Money Managers
AI Money Managers
The Cleo App Consists of an AI Assistant for Matters of Personal Finance
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51
Excuse-Generating Apps
Excuse-Generating Apps
The Gotta Go! App Helps Users Get Out of Awkward Situations
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50
Female Friendship Platforms
Female Friendship Platforms
Yes New Friends is a Toronto-Based Matchmaking Service for Women
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49
Handsfree Smartphone Chargers
Handsfree Smartphone Chargers
The Montar Air Qi Car Mount Charges Devices without Wires
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48
Connective Off-Grid Devices
Connective Off-Grid Devices
The Beartooth Lets You Access Cellular Services Off the Grid
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47
Plus-Size Dating Platforms
Plus-Size Dating Platforms
The 'WooPlus' App is Designed for Plus-Size Singles
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46
Distance-Enhancing Smart Lenses
Distance-Enhancing Smart Lenses
New Google Glass Lenses Could Enhance the Field of View for Users
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45
Automatic Backup Cables
Automatic Backup Cables
The MEEM Memory Cable Backs Up Your Device with Every Use
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44
Coding Virtual Reality Apps
Coding Virtual Reality Apps
The Loop Platform Lets Consumers Code Their Own VR Experiences
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43
Fitness Tracker Timepieces
Fitness Tracker Timepieces
The Honor Band Z1 is a Exercise Wearable that Functions as a Smartwatch
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42
Smart Cocktail Spouts
Smart Cocktail Spouts
Bernooli's Stylish Spouts and Personalized App are for Aspiring Mixologists
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41
Shaming Exercise Apps
Shaming Exercise Apps
Fitness Motivation App Cakewalk Will Shame Lazy Users on Social Media
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40
Extreme Gamer Smartphones
Extreme Gamer Smartphones
The ASUS 'Z2 POSEIDON' is a Powerful Smartphone Concept for Gamers
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39
Power-Sharing Keychains
Power-Sharing Keychains
The 'PWR Mate' Android Charger Sends Power from One Device to Another
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38
Texturized Smartphone Shields
Texturized Smartphone Shields
The Linen Micarta Carbon Fiber Case Blends Protection with Style
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37
Ultra Slim Smartphone Chargers
Ultra Slim Smartphone Chargers
The PERI GoCharge Power Bank is as Thin as a Credit Card
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36
Smart Folio Tablet Cases
Smart Folio Tablet Cases
The Bamboo Spark is Offers a Balance Between Hand Written Notes and Tech
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35
Junk-Selling Concierge Services
Junk-Selling Concierge Services
This Company Helps Consumers Sell Unwanted Items
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34
Quick Fitness Apps
Quick Fitness Apps
The 'Sweat with Kayla' App Comes from Instagram Fitness Star Kayla Itsines
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33
Call-Recording Phone Cases
Call-Recording Phone Cases
The 'Just in Case' Phone Case Records Calls with a Built-In Button
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32
Hydration Pack Flavoring Accessories
Hydration Pack Flavoring Accessories
The Infuze Lets You Supplement Water In Your Hydration Pack
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31
West African Emojis
West African Emojis
'Afro Emoji' Helps Africans Culturally Express Themselves in the Digital Age
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30
Keyless Bluetooth Locks
Keyless Bluetooth Locks
The Locksmart Offers a Wireless Way to Keep Personal Belongings Safe
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29
Smartphone Movie Theater Marketing
Smartphone Movie Theater Marketing
Mobiquity and Screenvision will Use Beacon Tech for Mobile Ads
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28
Sleek Budget Smartphones
Sleek Budget Smartphones
The Lenovo Vibe K5 and K5 Plus Appeal to Bargain Smartphone Buyers
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27
Waterproof Photography Phone Cases
Waterproof Photography Phone Cases
The 'HITCASE PRO' Waterproof Case for iPhone 6S is Rugged
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Comprehensive Smartphone Cases
Comprehensive Smartphone Cases
'The Bank' iPhone Wallet Case from LivingSimple Packs Essentials
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Sculptural Smartwatch Stands
Sculptural Smartwatch Stands
The Satechi Aluminum Apple Watch Charging Stand is Chicly Designed
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VR Painting Experiences
VR Painting Experiences
Hieronymus Bosch's Artwork Now Immerses the Viewer in Virtual Reality
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Multimedia Charging Hubs
Multimedia Charging Hubs
The ChargeHub 7 is a Universal Station to Power Up Multiple Tech Devices
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22
Location-Based Movie Posters
Location-Based Movie Posters
Thinair and Panasonic Partner to Create Interactive Digital Poster
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Live Face-Swapping Apps
Live Face-Swapping Apps
The 'Face Swap Live' App Helps Users Digitally Trade Faces in Real Time
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20
Customizable Notebook Cases
Customizable Notebook Cases
The Sketchbook Apple iPad Pro Case Encourages Creativity
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Printable GIF Platforms
Printable GIF Platforms
Ubersnap Turns GIFs into Colorful Holograms as Memorable Keepsakes
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Female Friend-Finding Apps
Female Friend-Finding Apps
The 'Hey! VINA' App Helps Women Expand Their Social Circle
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Couture Emoji Apps
Couture Emoji Apps
You Can Now Bring Designer Imagery to Your Selfies with Versace Emojis
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Record-Breaking Selfie Sticks
Record-Breaking Selfie Sticks
Ben Stiller Has Broken the World Record for the Longest Selfie Stick
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15
Boxy Smartwatch Concepts
Boxy Smartwatch Concepts
This Microsoft Surface Smartwatch Concept Places Windows 10 on Your Wrist
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App-Connected Racetrack Toys
App-Connected Racetrack Toys
This Bluetooth Race Car Toy Works Alongside an Accompanying App
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13
Affordable VR Smartphone Headsets
Affordable VR Smartphone Headsets
The DSCVR Headset Enables Smartphone Virtual Reality with Ease
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12
Rabbit Fur Phone Cases
Rabbit Fur Phone Cases
These Smartphone Cases Feature a Furry Yet Cruelty-Free Aesthetic
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11
Nightlife Vibe-Rating Apps
Nightlife Vibe-Rating Apps
The Roo App Helps You Discover Bars and Clubs That Suit Your Mood
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10
Secure Elastic Device Straps
Secure Elastic Device Straps
The 'Inslip' Tablet and Phone Strap Deters Device Dropping
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9
Luxury Jeweler Smartphones
Luxury Jeweler Smartphones
The Cartier Millenaire is a Clamshell Phone Design with a Luxury Finish
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8
Bedtime-Focused Smartphone Docks
Bedtime-Focused Smartphone Docks
This Smart iPhone Dock Simplifies Apple Users' Nightly Routines
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7
Classically Designed Smartwatches
Classically Designed Smartwatches
The Vector Luna Smartwatch Packs an Impressive Battery
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6
Dual-Charging Devices
Dual-Charging Devices
The 'Thino' Portable Battery for Android or iOS Efficiently Uses Power
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5
Construction Brand Smartphones
Construction Brand Smartphones
The CAT S60 Smartphone is a Strong Device with Plenty of Features
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4
Virtual Home Decor Apps
Virtual Home Decor Apps
The BeoHome Design App Lets Consumers Simulate Bang & Olufsen Products
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3
DIY Smart Rings
DIY Smart Rings
This DIY Technology Project Creates the ATtiny85 Ring Watch
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2
Magnetic Charging Cables
Magnetic Charging Cables
The MuConnect Prevents Cables From Being Unduly Damaged
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1
Rugged Smartwatch Protectors
Rugged Smartwatch Protectors
The SUPCASE Apple Watch Case Protector Provides a Rugged Finish
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