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Baahubali: The Game, Dear Zindagi most popular on Google Play in India

Baahubali: The Game, Dear Zindagi most popular on Google Play in India

Locally-developed Baahubali: The Game beat international games like WWE Champions, Super Mario Run and Pokémon Duel on Google Play. 

Dec 01, 2017, 13:03 PM IST

Google, Facebook rule app ecosystem in US

Facebook and Google own the top six apps with the highest reach and account for the top eight apps in the US, a new report has revealed.

Aug 30, 2017, 12:49 PM IST
MyJio app crosses 100 million download mark

MyJio app crosses 100 million download mark

Self-care application of leading telecom operators -- Airtel, Vodafone India and Idea Cellular, have registered over 10 million downloads on Google Play store.

Aug 10, 2017, 17:55 PM IST

China's WeChat blocked in Russia

Chinese internet giant Tencent said Saturday its messaging app WeChat had been blocked in Russia.

May 06, 2017, 17:44 PM IST
China`s WeChat blocked in Russia

China`s WeChat blocked in Russia

WeChat, known as Weixin in China, is the world`s most popular messaging service, with 889 million global users by the end of 2016.

May 06, 2017, 17:39 PM IST
Now buy Google Play recharge with FreeCharge

Now buy Google Play recharge with FreeCharge

Through the new category, FreeCharge allows consumers to buy a Google Play recharge code on its platforms.

Jan 26, 2017, 09:16 AM IST

Japan accuses Apple & Google of unfair practices

The tech giants Apple and Google have been indulging in unfair practices to gain competitive advantage over other developers to sell mobile apps on their distribution platforms, said a local media report on Thursday.

Sep 15, 2016, 14:19 PM IST
Reliance Jio apps pip WhatsApp, Facebook on Google Play

Reliance Jio apps pip WhatsApp, Facebook on Google Play

After taking the competition in India`s telecom space to a new level when Reliance Jio offered voice calls for free forever and cut down data costs, Jio apps have now beaten mobile messaging service WhatsApp and social networking website Facebook on Google Play.

Sep 07, 2016, 20:09 PM IST
The new WhatsApp font can be really cumbersome! Know how to use it

The new WhatsApp font can be really cumbersome! Know how to use it

The WhatsApp new font is very similar to  Fixedsys font in Windows phones.

Jul 20, 2016, 12:44 PM IST
Google confirms removing Taliban app from Play Store

Google confirms removing Taliban app from Play Store

Search engine giant Google has confirmed that the company has removed an app created by the Taliban from its Play Store that the group had published last week.

Apr 05, 2016, 19:42 PM IST
Pakistani video game on Peshawar school massacre by Taliban removed after uproar

Pakistani video game on Peshawar school massacre by Taliban removed after uproar

The game, called "Pakistan Army Retribution", was released by the Punjab IT board on Google Play.

Jan 19, 2016, 09:26 AM IST
Facebook backup plan would keep it running on Android

Facebook backup plan would keep it running on Android

It's not known if Google was aware of this fallback before now, but it wouldn't be surprising if the search giant had at least considered the possibility.

Jan 05, 2016, 16:09 PM IST
This app will tell what baby's cries actually mean

This app will tell what baby's cries actually mean

When the baby cries, the user needs to do push the recording button for 10 seconds, and the sounds will be uploaded to the Cloud Drive.

Jan 01, 2016, 18:15 PM IST

Top 10 most popular apps of 2015

With over 126 million monthly users, social networking giant Facebook has been voted as the most popular application of 2015.

Dec 24, 2015, 16:31 PM IST
Now, a social networking app to ease your trip

Now, a social networking app to ease your trip

For those who prefer to go off the beaten track and find something new with every destination, the TraveLibro app has suggested must-do’s and list of hotels and restaurants.

Dec 21, 2015, 15:58 PM IST
Virat Kohli's mobile game most sought after on Google Play

Virat Kohli's mobile game most sought after on Google Play

The Indian Test captain was also the most searched sportsperson in 2015.

Dec 18, 2015, 17:25 PM IST
Microsoft Cortana now available for iOS, Android

Microsoft Cortana now available for iOS, Android

The Cortana app is still available in beta version for Android for anyone who wants to test it.

Dec 11, 2015, 10:33 AM IST
Google Play Music rolling out family plan

Google Play Music rolling out family plan

Users can now sign up to get a subscription for Google Play Music that is good for them and up to five family members, all for $14.99 per month.

Dec 10, 2015, 10:37 AM IST
Your favourite apps talk behind your back

Your favourite apps talk behind your back

Almost nine percent of the popular apps interacted with malicious URLs, says a new study.

Dec 07, 2015, 16:16 PM IST
Apps that you download can leak personal information

Apps that you download can leak personal information

Popular apps downloaded from Google Play could compromise your security and privacy, says a study.

Dec 05, 2015, 00:21 AM IST