An app is a small computer program. The features are limited, it is being used on the smartphone, tablet or desktop PC. Common applications include image or text processing software and games.
The word is short for "application". Since the establishment of the iOS App Store in 2008, the term is often used interchangeably with "mobile app" – meaning that the applications work on mobile devices exclusively.
Ordering taxis digitally is now common across much of the world — so are the conflicts that often come with it. In this respect, Algeria is no different and they didn't even need Uber to cause the ruckus. Nonetheless, traditional taxi drivers are up in arms