The current trend in the technology world calls for things to get back to the bare basics of computing; this trend has actually been taking place for several years but it seems to be actually picking up momentum in both the consumer and enterprise world. The trend can be seen in devices, services and software everywhere for example:
Everywhere I look I see the ability to do less and focus on a few task becoming increasingly popular in the technology industry. The next product or application you deploy think about how to take more features out and focus on the core functions. In other words make it simple and if the trend holds up your product and service will gain a lot of momentum.