One of the most difficult jobs is to predict the future as you never know how it is going to shape up. In the field of software development too, the trend is same. Some things change and fade away very quickly while some others rise to fame in no time. There are whispers already about some trends which are going to rock the 2018 software development. Few names are blockchain, artificial intelligence, mobile computing, cryptocurrency, etc. Some exclusive blockchain platforms are going to be introduced by the technology giants like Amazon, Oracle, and Microsoft.