Uninstall! Top 20 Android apps that drain your smartphone’s battery and impact performance

By on February 25, 2015 at 1:55 PM.

Uninstall! Top 20 Android apps that drain your smartphone’s battery and impact performance

If you are one of the many Android users frustrated with your smartphone’s reduced performance levels and battery life, here are some of the apps that you need to steer clear of. AVG Technologies has published a report revealing some of the most popular apps that adversely affect your Android smartphone. More →
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You can use this Android app to check air pollution levels in Delhi and Pune

By on February 18, 2015 at 12:31 PM.

You can use this Android app to check air pollution levels in Delhi and Pune

India's Earth Sciences Ministry has launched the country's first air quality mobile application to provide the forecast for air quality and corresponding health advisories in real time. The service is presently for Delhi and Pune. More →
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Microsoft rebrands Acompli as Outlook and launches it on iOS and Android

By on January 29, 2015 at 3:45 PM.

Microsoft rebrands Acompli as Outlook and launches it on iOS and Android

Microsoft today launched a full-fledged version of Outlook to iOS and Android. The company noted in a blogpost that it has utilized the features and technology of Acompli, an email app it acquired last year. The new Outlook app is free to download from Google Play Store and Apple’s App Store. More →
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Nokia HERE Maps launched on Google Play Store, iPhone app coming next year

By on December 11, 2014 at 3:03 PM.

Nokia HERE Maps launched on Google Play Store, iPhone app coming next year

Nokia has finally made its iconic HERE Maps available on the Google Play Store. The release comes two months after the mapping service made installation file for the app available for Android, which users had to sideload on their device manually. The company also announced that it will be bringing the HERE on iOS early next year. More →
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YouTube offline mode launched in India for Android and iOS users

By on December 11, 2014 at 12:35 PM.

YouTube offline mode launched in India for Android and iOS users

Earlier this year, while launching the Android One smartphones in India, Google also announced that it would be launching an “offline feature” for Indian users. Today, the company has launched the feature for Android and iOS users that essentially lets you download YouTube videos and play them back in offline mode when you don’t have data connectivity. More →
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Google Drive app for Android updated with Material Design, improved PDF interaction and search

By on October 30, 2014 at 10:50 AM.

Google Drive app for Android updated with Material Design, improved PDF interaction and search

Google is slowly updating all its apps to align them with the new Material Design language that it recently unveiled. The latest app to join the club is Google Drive for Android. Alongside the graphical overhaul, the new version of the app also has an improved search feature, and better PDF integration. More →
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Google Fit app released, Google’s answer to Apple’s HealthKit

By on October 29, 2014 at 9:45 AM.

Google Fit app released, Google’s answer to Apple’s HealthKit

Google has released Google Fit, a standalone app that let users track their fitness goals. The app captures your run-of-the-mill activity, as well as supports third-party app integrations and Android Wear devices. More →
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National Train Enquiry System (NTES) app launched for Android devices to help keep track of trains

By on October 23, 2014 at 11:39 AM.

National Train Enquiry System (NTES) app launched for Android devices to help keep track of trains

Centre for Railway Information Systems (CRIS) has launched a mobile app on Android platform for train enquiry. The new mobile app for Android devices has many features. More →
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Nokia HERE maps now available for all Android devices running Jelly Bean or higher

By on October 22, 2014 at 9:52 AM.

Nokia HERE maps now available for all Android devices running Jelly Bean or higher

Last month Nokia announced its plans to release its iconic HERE maps to Android and iOS devices. On HERE maps' website earlier this morning the company announced the availability of a beta version of its maps app that works with any device running on Android 4.1 (Jelly Bean) or above. More →
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IRCTC goes mobile, Indian railway e-ticketing service launches official Android app

By on October 13, 2014 at 12:58 PM.

IRCTC goes mobile, Indian railway e-ticketing service launches official Android app

Indian Railway official e-ticketing service Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation Limited (IRCTC) has finally launched its official Android mobile app to enable users to book tickets on-the-go. Calling it 'IRCTC Connect', the app is now available for free download for all Android 4.1 users and above. More →
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