I, Rashmika Singh, have been appointed by Varsity College to research, plan, design, develop and evaluate a maps application specifically targeting android users. The purpose of this app is to assist users in finding their way!
WHO ARE WE?
Active android mobile users around the world
AMERICAN STUDY ILLUSTRATING USERS WHO USED THEIR
MOBILE PHONE FOR ONLINE MAP/NAVIGATION SERVICES
The results are sorted by age. 54% of respondents aged 18 - 29 stated they used their mobile device for navigation services
Period: 22/11/ 2017 - 27/12/2017 and 11/04/2018 - 28/05/2018 Number of respondents: 20409 Age group: 18+
FOUND ON GOOGLE PLAYSTORE. FREE OF CHARGE
HAD NEW ACCOUNTS CREATED FOR THE USE OF THIS STUDY
FOUND UNDER THE MAPS CATEGORY
TO IMPROVE THE RELIABILITY OF THE RESULTS
The following factors were kept constant
CRITERIA USED TO ASSESS THE APPLICATIONS
Appearance & multimedia
The above criteria along with their strengths, weaknesses and overview of each mobile application will be used to reliably produce a direct comparison.
SOURCES The Independent Institute of Education. 2018. Portfolio of evidence. OPSC6312: Open Source Coding. The Independent Institute of Education: Unpublished.
Statista. (2018). People who use their cell phone for maps/GPS navigation in the U.S. 2018, by age | Statistic. [online] Available at: https://www.statista.com/statistics/231615/people-who- use-their-cell-phone-for-maps-gps-navigation-usa/ [Accessed 8 Sep. 2018].