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FreeCharge rolls out Google Play recharge codes on app, website

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In U-turn, NPCI tells PhonePe to adhere to UPI norms
Mobile wallet firm FreeCharge said on Wednesday that users can now purchase Google Play recharge codes on its app and website. The codes can then be redeemed on the Google Play Store to buy digital content like movies, games, e-books, Android apps etc., the company said in a media release. Users fir...


Flipkart-owned PhonePe crosses 10 million downloads in two months

Mobile payments entity PhonePe Internet Pvt. Ltd has crossed the 10 million downloads mark on the Google Play Store. The Flipkart-owned PhonePe, which launched its app based on the unified payment interface (UPI) platform about two months back, gained traction after the government’s demonetisation...

11 January, 2017 | More »


Google Play launches carrier billing option for Airtel, Vodafone users

Vodafone and Airtel users in India will now be able to make purchases on Google Play using the carrier billing option, with Google extending the option to two of India’s largest telcos. Customers can now purchase books, movies, apps and other digital content from Google Play, and use their carrier...

2 January, 2017 | More »

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Nintendo opens Super Mario Run pre-registration for Android users

After launching the Super Mario Run for iOS devices earlier this month, Nintendo is now gearing up to launch the Android version. Nintendo, on its American Twitter handle, announced that it has started taking pre-registrations for the Android version of the game on Google Play, and users will be not...

30 December, 2016 | More »


Four Android apps that can help you quit smoking

The graphic visuals on cigarette boxes and advertisements against smoking before movies may put you off but there is a reason why they are posted. Smoking and smokeless tobacco kill nearly 6 million people globally every year, says the World Health Organization (WHO). That’s one death every si...

21 October, 2016 | More »


Nexus 7 finally available on Google Play Store, priced at Rs 15,999

Nexus 7, the tablet developed by Google in partnership with Asus, has finally landed on the Google Play Store in India. Although the tablet made an over-priced debut in the country at Rs 19,999 in November last year (and was unofficially available even earlier), this is the first time users can purc...

26 March, 2013 | More »


Google enables Indian developers to sell paid apps on Google Play Store

In a turn that will help boost the morale of Indian app developers, search giant Google has added India to the list of countries from which developers can register as Google Checkout merchants. What this basically means is that Indian developers will be able to sell paid applications via the Google ...

24 September, 2012 | More »

Former NASA engineer designs app to chart water quality

When environmental engineer John Feighery got an internship at NASA in the 1990s, he wanted to be an astronaut but he was given a job working with a team designing the US bathroom for the space station. The small, closet-like space needed a toilet and room for hand washing, bathing and a place to ke...

4 September, 2012 | More »