Android Apps

  • Election Watch Reporter app for Android lets citizens report election violations 17-04-2014 11:11 AM

    New Delhi: In a bid to clean up the election campaigns in the ongoing Lok Sabha elections, Association for Democratic Reforms (ADR) and National Election Watch have released an app named "Election Watch Reporter". The primary objective here is to help citizens report violations of model code of conduct. To...
  • LS polls: Android app launched to report model code violations 16-03-2014 08:24 AM

    New Delhi: During elections it has been witnessed that candidates use illegal means to lure voters. But the Association for Democratic Reforms and the National Election Watch has now launched an Android app, which could help keep a check on that ahead of the Lok Sabha polls. With the 'election...
  • Amazon adds India to its Android app 09-10-2013 05:43 PM

    New Delhi: Amazon.in announced the availability of its app for Android users in India. In other words, the company has now added India to its Android app. Customers already using Android app for any of the international Amazon stores can simply switch the country to India and shop on Amazon.in....
  • Just bought a new Android phone? 10 free apps that you must install 28-08-2013 02:01 PM

    New Delhi: Riding on the success of Android, smartphone sales have overtaken that of feature phones. But the sad part is that most users do not make the most of their phones, many are not even aware of how to. There is a lot beyond the social networking, image editing...
  • Indian school kids to design Android apps 25-08-2013 03:14 PM

    Bangalore: School students in the age group of 10-13 years will design mobile applications on Android platform in a countrywide contest. "Students from schools across the country will participate in the first all-India Android mobile applications (app) design competition," Global Discovery Academy's chief product officer Vipul Redey said here Saturday....
  • Baby Blossoms: A new baby care Android app built by Indian developers 21-06-2013 05:42 PM

    Thiruvananthapuram: The Kerala-headquartered Mind Media Innovations has developed a new smartphone app on baby care to help young parents with baby rearing tips. The app 'Baby Blossoms' has been developed for Android platform. It keeps parents informed about nearby baby shops and hospitals, and even gives a list of names...
  • Amazon launches Android app store in China 06-05-2013 04:37 PM

    Shanghai: Amazon.com Inc launched an Android application store that offers paid apps in China, beating Google Inc, as the online retailer seeks to increase the amount of digital content it offers in the world's largest mobile phone market. Amazon, which opened its Kindle e-book store in China in December, launched...
  • Facebook to add Share feature to iOS, Android apps 15-11-2012 03:42 PM

    New Delhi: With the iOS and Android versions of Facebook, one could practically do as much as its desktop counterpart. In a bid to improve the mobile versions of the social networking service, Facebook has informed TechCrunch that the 'Share' button will be rolled out to the mobile site, and...
  • 25 per cent of Android apps in Google Play are suspicious 05-11-2012 02:38 PM

    New Delhi: According to a new research report, more than 100,000 Android apps available on Google Play are suspicious. Bit9 has released a report summarising an analysis of more than 4,00,000 Android apps available on Google Play. The report has been prepared after looking at the permissions, categories, publishers, ratings...
  • Amazon Android App Store open to India users 20-09-2011 10:45 AM

    New Delhi: Amazon's Android App store is now available to customers in India. The Amazon's Android app store is another alternative to Google's own Android market. The e-commerece site also comes up with deals that let users download premium Android apps either for free or at a discount. Moroever, the...
  • Skype introduces video calling for Android 30-06-2011 07:55 PM

    London: Skype, which is being bought by Microsoft for $8.5 billion, introduced a new service on Thursday allowing users of Android phones to make free video calls to Skype contacts, including those on Apple iPhones. The company whose name became synonymous with Internet calling in the mid-2000s said its updated...
  • Google rolls out Android Market for browsers 03-02-2011 10:58 AM

    Mountain View: Users of phones running Google Inc.'s Android operating system are getting more ways to browse and buy apps for playing games, reading the news and other tasks. The Internet search leader announced its Android Market Web store Wednesday. The store lets users choose apps through a Web browser...
  • Google unveils instant translation app 14-01-2011 05:36 PM

    London: Google has unveiled a mobile phone application that allows users to translate chats instantaneously. Google Translate can use devices running its Android operating system to allow translation of English to Spanish and vice versa. Users will have to punch a key to activate the translation between sentences, but Google...