Consumer

This section deals with consumer apps including apps for gaming, music, entertainment, sports, healthcare and many more. It also deals with consumer app ecosystem and app developers

The Influence of Mobile Phones on Gaming

The Influence of Mobile Phones on Gaming

October 15, 2019 at 10:28 am 0 comments

Back in the day when it was expensive to get a phone, future gamers sharpened their skills on Nintendos and Game Boys. When the first PCs came out Tetris was one of the many games that were popular with the gaming audience. Phones were around but it took them someRead More

Israeli Firm Applicaster To Redesign ZEE5 OTT App

Israeli Firm Applicaster To Redesign ZEE5 OTT App

June 11, 2019 at 10:49 am 0 comments

ZEE Entertainment’s OTT app ZEE5 has contracted Israeli technology firm Applicaster to redesign its platform and user interface to make it more attractive and user friendly. The Israeli firm is considered as one of the best for media app development and management in the media space. The collaboration inked inRead More

Airtel Launches Wynk Tube, An App For Music Audio And Video

Airtel Launches Wynk Tube, An App For Music Audio And Video

April 30, 2019 at 4:56 pm 0 comments

Airtel Tuesday launched one more product for its millions of customers across in India. Named Wynk Tube, the app is part of the same business unit that of Wynk Music, however, as against Wynk Music that plays music only in audio format, this new app will play the same inRead More

Amazon Pay Starts P2P Payment Through UPI

Amazon Pay Starts P2P Payment Through UPI

April 29, 2019 at 3:27 pm 0 comments

Amazon Pay Monday launched its person-to-person (P2P) payments for Android users. Amazon customers can now make instant bank-to-bank transfers using UPI platform on the Amazon app. Customers can use this functionality to settle bills/expenses with friends, lend/return money to family, pay rents, pay for services like house-help, newspaper bills, milkRead More

JetSynthesys Launches Digital Ludo Game – Ludo Live

JetSynthesys Launches Digital Ludo Game – Ludo Live

April 22, 2019 at 11:59 am 0 comments

Digital entertainment and gaming company JetSynthesys Monday entered into casual gaming space and launched one of the most popular games of  India – Ludo. Named ‘Ludo Live: World Tour’ the classic game comes alive in a whole new avatar with unique elements to give gamers a fast-paced and interactive experience.Read More

Hotstar, VIVO IPL 2019 Official Digital Streaming Partner

Hotstar Registers 267 Mn Viewers In 3 Weeks Of Vivo IPL 2019

April 17, 2019 at 6:30 am 0 comments

Hotstar has claimed that its viewership for Vivo IPL 2019 has crossed 267 million in the first three weeks of the sporting extravaganza. With this the platform has already managed to surpass last year’s record of 202 million viewers registered for the entire season. Hotstar also set a global liveRead More

Viacom’s Voot Eyes 100 Mn MAU By Fiscal End

Viacom’s Voot Eyes 100 Mn MAU By Fiscal End

April 8, 2019 at 11:23 am 0 comments

Viacom18’s digital video-on-demand streaming service Voot is targeting to acquire 100 million MAU or monthly active users by the end of this fiscal doubling its current count from 50 million MAU. “Our target is 110 million MAU by end of this fiscal year,” said Sudhanshu Vats , Group CEO and MD,Read 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

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