TikTok vanishes from Google, Apple app stores as Madras High Court keeps ban in place

Payal Ganguly

Google and Apple have blocked access to short video app TikTok in India after the Madras High Court refused to lift a ban on the ....

17 April, 2019

Fake Android banking apps may have stolen data of thousands: SophosLabs report

Shweta Sharma

Fake applications of State Bank of India, ICICI Bank, Axis Bank, Citibank and other lenders, available on Google Play, may have ....

24 October, 2018

WhatsApp may launch shortcuts for ‘mark as read’ and ‘mute’ features

Shweta Sharma

WhatsApp has submitted new updates to the Google Play Beta Program for ‘mark as read’ and ‘mute’ shortcuts, ....

17 July, 2018

Digital music is booming in India but players can't afford to be one-hit wonders

Binu Paul & Anand J

In a matter of hours last Wednesday, music streaming services in India suddenly came under the spotlight.  First, ....

5 March, 2018

FreeCharge rolls out Google Play recharge codes on app, website

Varun Arora

Mobile wallet firm FreeCharge said on Wednesday that users can now purchase Google Play recharge codes on its app and website. The ....

25 January, 2017

Google cuts size of Android app updates

Priya Singh

Tech giant Google has reduced the size of its application updates by up to 65% using new software, a move that will save data ....

8 December, 2016

Here are 2017's top six mobile app trends

Jayavardhan B

The booming rise of smartphones all over the world has led to a surge in the number of apps. Both Google Play and the Apple App ....

6 December, 2016

Android malware Gooligan breaches over 1 million Google accounts

Varun Arora

An Android malware has infected over 1 million Google accounts with the number of affected devices rising to 13,000 a day, says ....

1 December, 2016

Exclusive: Immunisation management platform vImmune picked for FbStart, raises angel funding

Binu Paul

Bangalore- and Dallas-based AsepsisLife Inc's immunisation management platform vImmune has been selected for Facebook's FbStart ....

3 November, 2016

Facebook selects healthcare app Healofy for FbStart programme

Binu Paul

Bengaluru-based Healofy, a peer-to-peer content platform of moms and moms-to-be, has been selected for Facebook's FbStart programme, ....

26 October, 2016

Google Maps adds new features for better navigation

Varun Arora

Google Maps has come out with its latest update which has brought in design tweaks and some new features. The company feels the ....

27 July, 2016

Photo-editing app Prisma debuts on Google Play store

Nishant Sharma

Android users who have been eagerly waiting for the popular photo-editing app Prisma have a reason to cheer. The app, which went ....

25 July, 2016

Google Nexus 5 now available for Rs 28,999; new Nexus 7 comes with price tag of Rs 20,999

Anand Rai

After putting up the 'coming soon' sign on Google Play earlier this month, search giant Google has finally launched the next Nexus ....

20 November, 2013

TomTom releases Android app for India; available on Google Play for Rs 2,050

Anand Rai

Dutch navigation service provider TomTom, which entered the Indian market in September 2011, has launched an India-focused app ....

22 August, 2013

Apple's app store set to hit 50B downloads; company giving app store 'gift cards' to 51 lucky winners

Anand Rai

Apple has announced that its app store is about to hit 50 billion downloads. While it took the company 10 months to reach 40 billion ....

3 May, 2013

Google Play revenue surges, but still far short of Apple


Google's  app store revenues are growing much faster than those of Apple Inc, but Apple still dominates overall sales, market ....

23 April, 2013

Google's Nexus 7 makes over-priced India debut at Rs 19,999

Anand Rai

Nexus 7, the tablet developed by Google in partnership with Asus, has finally landed upon the Indian shores – officially. ....

8 November, 2012

After flip-flop, Google allows Indian developers to sell paid apps on Google Play Store

Anand Rai

Search giant Google has officially added India to the list of countries from where developers can register as Google Checkout ....

19 October, 2012

Google Play hits 25B downloads; Heavily discounted apps on offer

Anand Rai

The Google Play store, home to 6,75,000 apps and games for the Android platform, has crossed the 25 billion downloads mark. It ....

27 September, 2012

Flipkart launches iOS & Android apps for its digital music store Flyte; A review

Anand Rai

Indian e-commerce giant Flipkart Online Services Pvt Ltd has launched a Flyte app for the iOS and Android platforms. And for those ....

1 August, 2012

Instagram App Crosses 1M Downloads Within 24 Hours Of Google Play Launch; Many Users On Waiting List

Anand Rai & Aashish Bhinde

Instagram, a free image editing application (which became popular on Apple's iOS), was officially launched for the Android platform ....

5 April, 2012