I have a hundred and I didn’t use 90 of them. Seems like the most common couple of apps are what we ever needed. But then again, we like to own things, so yeah, let’s come up with a 1TB phone model sometime soon, okay?
…So we could stuff our smart phones will all the crappy apps that we never use.
“There’s 50 things loaded up on my phone at any given time, and 40 of them I never use,” says Tony Conrad, Partner, True Ventures.
It seems like a waste of such beautiful hardware not to use more apps. App Mania persists much to the benefit of Google and Apple, suddenly the gatekeepers of everything you seek on your phone.
Are apps indeed the future? Will mobile browsing crawl out of infancy and be able to power experiences on a similar scale as applications you’ve downloaded? This video explores what the future of mobile browsing might look like.