Apps

News on various apps being launched. We track apps for various platforms including android, iOS and Windows. Also, we cover apps for enterprises as well as consumers. Besides tracking news and developments around various apps, we also review and offer consumer feedback on these apps.

Uninstall These 29 Beauty Camera Apps, They Steal Your Private Photo

Uninstall These 29 Beauty Camera Apps, They Steal Your Private Photo

February 4, 2019 at 6:31 am 0 comments

Google has recently banned 29 beauty camera apps from the Play Store as those are reportedly to have malicious functionalities. As per a recent Trend Micro report, these beauty camera apps run unauthorised programs in the device that help the apps steal photographs, run ads, download pornographic content, and alsoRead More

Pokemon Go Creator Niantic Raises $190 Mn In Funding

Pokemon Go Creator Niantic Raises $190 Mn In Funding

January 4, 2019 at 5:58 pm 0 comments

Niantic Corporation, the creators of hugely popular mobile game Pokemon Go, has raised little more than $190 million in a new funding, according to a regulatory filing in the US Securities and Exchange Commission. The latest funding was closed a little more than a year after Niantic raised $200 millionRead More

IFFCO Launches iMandi e-Commerce App For Rural Farmers

IFFCO Launches iMandi e-Commerce App For Rural Farmers

July 16, 2018 at 11:02 am 0 comments

India’s largest fertilizer corporation IFFCO has launched an e-commerce app, iMandi, to help millions of farmers in India in their farming requirements. The objective of this initiative is to bring the benefits of digital technologies to every farmer and bring the digital revolution to rural India. Farmers across the country canRead More

UCWeb Launches File Sharing App UC Share

UCWeb Launches File Sharing App UC Share

May 1, 2018 at 4:51 pm 0 comments

UCWeb, part of Alibaba Digital Media and Entertainment Group, has launched UC Share, a file transfer and sharing application. UCWeb has also updated UC Browser, India’s leading mobile browser, and 9Apps, a popular third party Android marketplace with the file sharing feature. With the launch of this new app, UCWebRead More

IRCTC To Provide Ola Services To Commuters

IRCTC To Provide Ola Services To Commuters

March 20, 2018 at 6:35 pm 0 comments

In a significant step towards customer service IRCTC has partnered with Ola to provide a comfortable and reliable cab service to its passengers. The Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation, today signed a LOI (Letter of Intent) to enable commuters to book an Ola cab directly on IRCTC website as wellRead More

Umang App Crosses 3.5 Mn Downloads Within 3 Months

Umang App Crosses 3.5 Mn Downloads Within 3 Months

March 5, 2018 at 10:55 am 0 comments

The UMANG app that aims to provide hundreds of government services at one place has seen more than 3.5 million downloads within three month of its launch. “3.5 million people have downloaded UMANG app through which they can avail more than 185 government services from 37 departments on a singleRead More

Now You Can Watch Hotstar Content On Airtel TV App

Now You Can Watch Hotstar Content On Airtel TV App

February 12, 2018 at 2:42 pm 0 comments

If you love contents of Airtel TV as well as Hotstar but do not want to juggle between these two apps, there is some good news for you – you can now watch Hotstar content on your Airtel TV app. Both the firms have signed an agreement to facilitate this.Read More

PayTm Forms JV With AGTech To Launch Gaming Platform Gamepind

PayTm Forms JV With AGTech To Launch Gaming Platform Gamepind

January 29, 2018 at 2:46 pm 0 comments

Vijay Shekhar Sharma founded PayTm and China based digital gaming firm AGTech have formed a joint venture (JV) to launch a mobile-first gaming platform called Gamepind. The gaming platform would offer a host of popular and exciting social and casual games. Through Gamepind, available both through the Paytm app andRead More

Wynk Music Crosses 75 million Downloads

Wynk Music Crosses 75 million Downloads

January 22, 2018 at 1:21 pm 0 comments

Riding high on demand for regional music, Airtel’s music app Wynk has seen huge surge in user reception and the company said it surpassed 75 million downloads recently. The company said Indian regional content saw a growth of 100% in recent times, so much so that it has now become theRead More

British Council To Offer Free English Courses On JioChat

British Council To Offer Free English Courses On JioChat

December 14, 2017 at 2:48 pm 0 comments

British Council today said it is launching a new ‘Learn English’ channel where the council will offer free English courses to its users. The free English courses channel will be available on JioChat, the messaging app of Reliance Jio, and it will be offered free to all Jio users. TheRead More