Decoding Business Profits With The Help Of A Mobile App
Decoding Business profits, learn from Uber mobile app.
Uber is the best product of the decade
Earlier it was difficult to find a ride or taxi before the concept of UBER as the technology enhancement took place a totally different outlook came up along with the facilities of online taxi services just with a single Click on your cellphone. As uber came up with a different vision window which is totally remarkable for the taxi industry, Uber is not only confined to taxi services but it has enabled millions of people across the world to give up their own car and make hundred rupees an hour.
Technical rides behind uber.
When it comes to online taxi booking apps, the technological requirements can be broken down among the following key components:
Mapping functionality for ios/android
Uber application identifies the user’s location and provides driving
direction to the driver with marking/highlighting direction with the help
of integrating mapping software. In ios devices core location framework is
implemented to plan and organize location delivery and send location actions
to the server, whereas Geolocation for the Android is implemented using
Google’s Location APIs.
Uber provides the cashless system with the integration of all banks and UPI’s and customers can also use promo codes regarding waving off Charges. Uber chose to partner with Braintree, as Payment Card Industry Data Security is a Standard that is a must thing to comply with. After reaching payment Gateway lets you manually enter credit card/debit card data to link your card with Uber.
SMS or push notification
Twilio telecommunications provide powered IOS app messages services. Uber applications actually need to implement SMS or push notifications using Apple’s “Push Notifications Service” similarly on the other hand, for the Android app Uber, is using Google Cloud Messaging (GCM).
The apps in the solution, at many instances driver’s and rider’s application need to communicate with each other, the drivers’ and passengers’ inter-application communication takes place over mobile data communication or Wi-Fi. The application server is used to exchange data between driver and rider. The data could be encrypted or not. Enterprises demand end-to-end encryption.
Recently Uber has announced a new way for riders and drivers to communicate through the company’s app using voice over internet protocol, or VoIP much like Skype or FaceTime audio. Uber makes a
transformation into a global transportation service by adopting VoIP calling.
Well, it's far easy to describe the success of Uber to the viability of its business
model and the traditional market demand, one can’t give enough credit to the
technology behind it. It's also too good to remark target and audience's pain points to draw up possible solutions.
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