The days of unitasking applications seem to be numbered as we see more apps become more feature-rich.

Take the case of the popular ES File Explorer file manager app for Android. What used to be a straightforward file manager that allows users to copy, move, delete and rename files has become packed with added features like junk cleaners and charge booster. The current version’s APK (Android’s app install file) is now twice as large as the version two years ago. And it’s a trend for other apps as well – apps are getting bigger and more complex.

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