An application (program), especially a small one designed for a mobile device.
Origin: From application.
The New Hacker's Dictionary
Short for ‘application program’, as opposed to a systems program. Apps are what systems vendors are forever chasing developers to create for their environments so they can sell more boxes. Hackers tend not to think of the things they themselves run as apps; thus, in hacker parlance the term excludes compilers, program editors, games, and messaging systems, though a user would consider all those to be apps. (Broadly, an app is often a self-contained environment for performing some well-defined task such as ‘word processing’; hackers tend to prefer more general-purpose tools.) See killer app; oppose tool, operating system.
What does APP stand for? -- Explore the various meanings for the APP acronym on the Abbreviations.com website.
The numerical value of APP in Chaldean Numerology is: 8
The numerical value of APP in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
The app has three dimensional qualities to it and it's built in such a way that you can transform the experience with the app itself. You can choose how you want to do things.
The app was responsible for everything. It was the Waze app who led us there. I have no doubt that they are responsible for it. Today I am so out of it that I can't even think ... but does the app have problems? Yes it does.
After you download the app, as soon as you get on campus it can recognize if you’re in an academic building. You open up the app and lock your phone to start earning these pocket points, as soon as you’re out of class, you unlock your phone and redeem the points.
We are delighted with the initial results we’ve seen after six months of using Apple’s ResearchKit framework for our Asthma Health app, we recruited and enrolled over 8,600 research participants in our study, remotely via the Asthma Health app without direct, in-person, contact.
You won’t know until you use it, all these apps look great on paper, but keep in mind that no matter what app you choose, you’re still playing a part in the app’s software development. That’s because no app is ever done getting fixed, updated or ‘upgraded,’ and a feature you may need and love today could disappear tomorrow.
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