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How Reach allows users to discover content on their friend’s phone

Wednesday, June 29, 2016 | More »

Reach, a mobile application which gives users access to files stored on another user’s mobile, had raised $500,000 in seed funding in March this year. The startup, which claims to have more than 50,000 users, was founded by Akshay Pruthi, Abhay Pruthi, Ashish Kumar and Ayush Verma in January 2...


Mobile app downloads to reach 102B; revenues to hit $26B by 2013-end: Gartner

Annual downloads from various mobile app stores in this calendar year will grow to 102 billion from 64 billion last year, according to a report by IT research and analysis firm Gartner. Correspondingly, total revenue from app downloads will grow to $26 billion this year from $18 billion in 2012. Out...

19 September, 2013 | More »


TomTom expands map coverage to 7,200-plus cities and towns in India; upgrades mobile app

Dutch navigation service provider TomTom, which entered the Indian market in September 2011, has strengthened its foothold in the country by updating its maps further and expanding to around 7,200-plus cities and towns for its VIA Series of portable navigation devices. It has also upgraded its MyTom...

29 May, 2013 | More »

New York City Eyes Mobile App To Fight Sexual Harassment

Exasperated by the wolf whistles and cat calls that seem to be the universal welcome for women passing construction sites? New York City is creating an app for that. City Council Speaker Christine Quinn, who is expected to run for mayor in 2013, said on Tuesday that $20,000 in city funding has been ...

24 April, 2012 | More »

Mojostreet Crosses The 15,000 Downloads Mark In Just 2 Weeks

Mojostreet, a location based real world mobile game for smartphones has witnessed more than 15,000 downloads and check-ins across 422 cities globally within just 2 week of its beta launch, claims the company. This number could touch 1 lakh downloads by Jan 2012. The game is available for Blackberry,...

12 December, 2011 | More »

PlanetM To Retail Mobile Apps In Stores

After handsets, music retail store PlanetM by Videocon group is now planning to sell mobile phone applications at over 200 stores across India. PlanetM has partnered with Bangalore-based SmartSky Electronics & Research Pvt. Ltd, a sister company that designs smart phones and Tablets. SmartSky h...

25 July, 2011 | More »

AIIMS Introduces E-book Facility

Government run healthcare institute cum hospital All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), has started an e-book facility for its students and resident doctors. The service was being discussed since the last year and is finally available for access via Wi-Fi. Demands for such a service were b...

30 June, 2011 | More »

Ignighter To Launch Mobile App; Targets South-East Asia

Group dating site Ignighter.com is in the process of launching a mobile application in India. The mobile app would add a revenue stream to the company, which currently monetises its site via an annual subscription fee and virtual goods (gifts). Incidentally, India has 811.59 million users as of Marc...

16 May, 2011 | More »

BlackBerry Maker RIM Acquires Mobile App Tool Developer tinyHippos

BlackBerry maker Research In Motion says it has bought Ontario-based startup tinyHippos Inc, creator of Ripple, a cross-platform mobile application development and testing tool. The company was acquired for its “extensive experience in web and mobile widget/web development,” Tyler Lessar...

27 March, 2011 | More »