With the world’s tech industry growing at an alarming pace, it’s no surprise to find that the most influential companies are those that are creating the next big thing in the industry.
While the majority of these companies have been around for decades, there are still a handful of startups that have been making waves in recent years, and that’s where we come in.
Here are 10 of the most notable companies that are poised to change the way we interact with the world in the next five years.1.
Twitter – 1 billion usersTwitter has become a force to be reckoned with in the digital world, with the company’s users being the most active users on the web.
With the help of its social network, the social network has helped the site reach more than a billion people, with an estimated 1 billion people online now.
As part of Twitter’s efforts to grow its user base, the company recently launched a new product, the @Tweetable app, which allows users to tweet directly from the app.
Twitter also plans to add a number of other features that allow users to add new followers and add tweets to their feed.
Pinterest – 2 billion usersPinterest is known for its iconic “Pins” and “pin it” buttons.
While some users love the way these simple, but powerful buttons are used to create content, others find them intrusive.
In 2016, Pinterest announced plans to launch a new version of the pins app called Pin It that will include features like “Pin a tweet to Pinterest” and will be free to use.
The Pinterest pins app is one of the first major online services to feature a “Pin It” button.
Pinterest has been expanding into new markets, and it recently launched Pinterest Explore, a new app that allows users “to explore Pinterest and see the people and content you’ve shared with your friends.”
Square – 2.3 billion usersSquare has grown to become one of Silicon Valley’s largest companies by acquiring Square and building a brand around its online payment and commerce services.
As of March 31, 2016, Square had more than 2.6 billion users.
The company has continued to expand its mobile payments service to include Square Pay, which has enabled Square to become the largest online payment processor in the world.
In addition to being one of Square’s largest businesses, Square also has an app that lets users send money to friends.
Dropbox – 1.5 billion usersUsers who use Dropbox have become synonymous with the free and open-source software, which was founded in 1999.
However, as the company has grown, it has also become a more serious competitor to the likes of Microsoft, Amazon, and Google.
In 2018, Dropbox introduced the new Dropbox Plus service, which lets users store up to 10,000 files as one big folder.
The new service allows users create unlimited collections for free.
Spotify – 1 million subscribersSpotify has been growing steadily over the past few years.
The service is currently home to more than one billion active users, and the company boasts a growing user base that is growing by more than 500 million people every month.
Spotify recently added the ability for users to purchase subscriptions through its service, as well as through a mobile app.
Spotify’s new subscription service, Spotify Music, is one in which users can buy unlimited streaming music and listen to music in the background without having to close their browser.
Spotify Music is also available to anyone, including kids, for $10 per month.
Google Play – 500 million usersGoogle Play is one the largest music retailers in the United States, and its continued growth is impressive.
In the first quarter of 2018, Google Play had more users than iTunes, and with a market share of approximately 20% in the US.
Google’s success is largely due to its vast library of apps, games, and other content that users can purchase with Google Play.
Google also recently launched its own music streaming service, Google Music Play Music, which is a free streaming service for users in the U.S. that offers unlimited streaming of music from Apple, Amazon Music, and Spotify.
Airbnb – 1,500 million usersAirbnb is an online home rental service that allows guests to rent out their homes and rooms to guests for an amount of money per night.
The site has over 1,000 rental listings across more than 100 cities, and users can search listings by geographic area, city, and price range.
While many Airbnb listings have more than 1,200 rooms and one-bedroom rentals, the site also has more than 200,000 single-bedroom apartments and 3,500 two-bedroom suites.
In 2017, Airbnb announced plans for its first expansion into China.
Airbnb has already begun expanding its Chinese business, and has added a number.
Airbnb announced that it would begin providing direct-to-consumer (DTC) listings in Shanghai, the country’s largest city, in 2019.
Airbnb’s plans include the launch