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Facebook selects healthcare app Healofy for FbStart programme

Wednesday, October 26, 2016 | More »

Bengaluru-based Healofy, a peer-to-peer content platform of moms and moms-to-be, has been selected for Facebook’s FbStart programme, which is designed to help early-stage mobile startups build and grow their apps. The app, owned and operated by Vivoiz HealthTech Pvt Ltd, will receive up to $40,000...


Google Maps adds new features for better navigation

Google Maps has come out with its latest update which has brought in design tweaks and some new features. The company feels the changes will enhance users’ visual experience and will make the maps look cleaner and less cluttered. The latest update has been rolled out to Google Maps on iOS, And...

27 July, 2016 | More »


Photo-editing app Prisma debuts on Google Play store

Android users who have been eagerly waiting for the popular photo-editing app Prisma have a reason to cheer. The app, which went viral soon after its launch on iOS last month, is now finally available for Android devices and users can download it through the Google Play store. The popular app was ea...

25 July, 2016 | More »


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

After putting up the ‘coming soon’ sign on Google Play earlier this month, search giant Google has finally launched the next Nexus smartphone in the Indian market. The device, built in partnership with LG, is called Nexus 5 and runs Android KitKat out of the box. In terms of pricing, the 16GB mo...

20 November, 2013 | More »


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

Dutch navigation service provider TomTom, which entered the Indian market in September 2011, has launched an India-focused app for the Android platform. The app is available on and is priced at Rs 2,050. The app requires Android 2.2 operating system or higher and will run on smartphones with WVGA (8...

22 August, 2013 | More »


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

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 downloads (achieved in January 2013) from 25 billion downloads (reached in March 2012), it may complete the next 10 billion downloads in under four months. At this rat...

3 May, 2013 | More »


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 research data taken from the first three months of the year shows. The app stores collectively raked in $2.2 billion in the first three months of 2013, according to Ca...

23 April, 2013 | More »


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

Nexus 7, the tablet developed by Google in partnership with Asus, has finally landed upon the Indian shores – officially. The 7 inch tablet is available with 16 GB of storage and is priced at Rs 19,999. First announced in June this year, the 8 GB model has been unofficially available in the countr...

8 November, 2012 | More »

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

Search giant Google has officially added India to the list of countries from where developers can register as Google Checkout merchants (finally). It essentially means Indian developers will now be able to sell paid apps via Google Play Store. Earlier, Indian developers had to open accounts in count...

19 October, 2012 | More »


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

The Google Play store, home to 6,75,000 apps and games for the Android platform, has crossed the 25 billion downloads mark. It took around three years to cross the 10 billion mark in December last year but since then, the store has more than doubled that number in less than a year (around 10 months)...

27 September, 2012 | More »

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