Category Archives: Apps

Top 3 Fuel Price Checker Mobile Apps

By | June 18, 2017

With govt. allowing oil retail companies across India, to charge fuel prices on daily set benchmark. Earlier before the present rule kick-in, the oil companies followed the approach of calculating fuel prices based on International market price that is from every month 1st to 16th of same month. Here are the list of apps from… Read More »

Telangana Launches T-Wallet For E-payments: Here Is What You Need To Know

By | June 3, 2017

The Telangana state govt. on Friday launched, its own e-wallet mobile app named ‘T-Wallet’. Making it first state in the country to launch dedicated e-wallet service through which the administration provides payments services for public and private transactions. In first phase of its launch, the administration has brought its entire govt. departments under the T-wallet… Read More »

RailYatri: App Provides Decision Making Info On All Aspects On Trains

By | June 2, 2017

RailYatri app provides a wide range of decision making information on trains in India by using crowdsourcing,where the travellers can share their stories and experiences. The app was launched in 2014 with an intent to provide real-time rail travel-related information,including train status,platforms,seat availability predictions,facilities at stations,personalized alerts and providing access to essential travel services like… Read More »

IIT student’s app ‘Ticket Jugaad’ to tackle wait-list woes in train

By | February 16, 2016

Two students, one of them from IIT, have launched a mobile app which uses an unique algorithm to find out alternative routes for getting seats in train. “There are some station-wise quotas for ticket booking. For example if you are booking a ticket from station A, it might show waiting list but when you book… Read More »

Seismic activity sensing app ‘My Shake’ warns you on incoming earthquake 40 seconds advance

By | February 15, 2016

A team of researchers at University of California released an Android app, My Shake, that can sense an incoming earthquake and warn users 40 seconds in advance. The app uses the smartphone’s accelerometer to detect seismic activity in your region. It’s aimed at providing location-specific warnings to users with the help of their smartphones. Researchers… Read More »

WhatsApp to drop subscription fees, no plans to launch ads

By | January 18, 2016

Mobile messaging service WhatsApp, owned by Facebook Inc, said it will no longer charge annual subscription fees and plans to test tools to allow users to communicate directly with businesses and organizations via the app. WhatsApp, which has 900 million users worldwide and works across different types of phones, said it does not plan to… Read More »

GrabTaxi, Asia-based Uber competitor, to open tech centre in Seattle

By | January 14, 2016

GrabTaxi, the on-demand ride service and Uber competitor in Southeast Asia, is opening a technology centre in Seattle, marking the company’s first physical presence in the United States. GrabTaxi said on Wednesday the new centre will work on cloud computing and data projects to support the smartphone app its customers use to hail rides in… Read More »