Posts Tagged ‘ Mobile App ’
Tuesday, December 6, 2016
Jayavardhan B N
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 Store house about 2 million apps – and this number will not reduce any time soon. A comScore report says that mobile users surpassed desktop users way back in […]...
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...
29 June, 2016 |
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 |
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 |
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 |
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 |
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 |
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 |
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 |
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 |