How is blockchain a boon to mobile app development?

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Anish Prakash Chief Marketing Officer
Mobile app and blockchain

The blockchain is also referred to as the tech celebrity of the 21st century. Ever since bitcoin emerged nearly a decade ago, blockchain has been enjoying full-blown celebrity status. With a further rise in the popularity of bitcoin, blockchain technology has now become the moment’s talk. Organizations and tech companies are now exploring a range of other applications that which the blockchain technology can be used.

The rising popularity of the blockchain technology and its ever-increasing applications have created a buzz in a range of different dimensions. This also includes mobile application development.

At this point, it is important to understand that blockchain technology is not all about bitcoins. It did not take leading technology companies to figure out that the blockchain could have a scope much wider than cryptocurrencies.

As a result of this, an increasing number of organizations are embracing the blockchain technology in order to boost up their businesses.

At the moment, funds and investments worth millions of dollars are coming into the blockchain-based startups. For instance, by the end of the year 2021, it is expected that the blockchain market spending will go up to $9.7 billion.

At the same time, it has been predicted by IDC that growth of 42.8% per year is expected in blockchain until the year 2022. Moreover, companies such as Microsoft and Apple have launched an enterprise blockchain.

In the current era, the best way of boosting your business up is through mobile applications. In this regard, a blockchain based application would be your best option considering the blockchain growth and current technological trends.

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However, it is important to note that hiring a suitable blockchain specialist software solution company is extremely crucial for the success of your mobile application. So, before getting in touch with a partner, keep this in mind.

It is possible for blockchain technology to turn the tables up for applications regardless of their domain.

One of the most common applications of blockchain technology in mobile apps is the functionality of receiving/sending payments. It is possible for every application to incorporate a blockchain based transaction solution, in case it uses an in-app payment system.

Moreover, blockchain technology also holds a great promise for solutions to a range of problems that which the banking and financial sector. However, not every person uses cryptocurrency for their payments. For an average person, however, cryptocurrency is a very exotic term. It is important to note that even though blockchain was initially designed to support bitcoin, it can now support a range of traditional currencies also.

Considering all the incredible ways in which blockchain can benefit your mobile application, one can clearly notice why blockchain continues to be in the spotlight.

All in all, blockchain has brought endless possibilities of creating next-gen applications with itself. Such applications are capable of providing the ultimate user experience with an addition of ultra-secure app data.

However, the application of blockchain in mobile application development still happens to be in an infant stage and has to be developed further.

Published: Mar 10,2019 06:45:00 PM IST
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