These days people like to have access to a whole world of information at the push of a button. Many of us would feel lost without the comfort of knowing they can turn on their phone or tablet and find somewhere on a map, go shopping, or browse through an online encyclopaedia.
The mobile app has experienced an explosion of popularity over the last 4 years and all the signs suggest that their popularity will continue to grow. At first it was Apple who led the way in the design and innovation but recently Android have really prioritized the development of apps and now looking to be closing the gap.
The apps that seem to get the most downloads are the ones which will occupy us and keep us entertained. Angry Birds has now been downloaded over a billion times and the users of Draw Something will create 1 billion drawings per week.
Moneysupermarket.com have researched this subject and stepped into the Planet of the Apps…