Tag Archives: App

ICC launches World Cup 2015 app

The International Cricket Council (ICC), in partnership with Reliance Communications, Wednesday launched the official World Cup 2015 app, now available for free download from the App Store and Google Play. The app will have unique features and has been designed to enhance user experience of the World Cup. It will allow everyone to keep themselves up-to-date with all the latest ...

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Google Translate app turns more powerful, no interpreters needed now

The most inhibiting factor for global travel is speaking the local language. Suppose you ask for “pain” in Paris, you get funny looks, and you may confuse “embarazada” with “embarrassed” in Mexico. Now Google Translate has come up with its latest instant Google Translate app on Android and iOS to transform your mobile device into an even more powerful instant ...

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Facebook Apologizes for Year-end Review App That Caused Stir Bad Memories

Facebook has apologised for the grief caused by its “Year in Review” app to some users while dishing out good memories along with the bad ones. The social working site compiled a “Year in Review” video for every user, allowing them to reminisce over the highlights of the past year as calculated by Facebook’s algorithm. While some people’s highlights included ...

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Kim Kardashian’s app to aid AIDS research

Reality TV star Kim Kardashian is “thrilled” to help in the fight against AIDS by raising money through exclusive content on her “Kim Kardashian: Hollywood” application. The 34-year-old is working with multinational corporations Apple and (RED) in honour of World AIDS Day Dec 1. Through her app, she’s offering exclusive new content and funds of all the in-app purchases will ...

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Facebook launches new app to help groups collaborate on study projects

Flush with cash and urgency, Facebook has launched a new app aimed at helping teams collaborate on projects, a possible rival to Google’s scholars. Called Facebook Group, the app will help people share information faster and more easily with “all the groups in their life”. Aimed at enterprise collaboration, it can also be useful for student groups as well as ...

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Soon, smart phone to help detect counterfeit goods

What about a smartphone-readable device that can help authenticate currency, electronic parts and luxury goods to minimise counterfeit? Chemical engineers from Massachusetts Institute of technology (MIT) have invented a new type of tiny, smartphone-readable particle that is invisible to the naked eye, contain colored stripes of nanocrystals that glow brightly when lit up with near-infrared light. “These particles can easily ...

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Virtual secretary for you!

New York, April 3 (IANS) Here comes an all-knowing app that combines a plethora of services on your smart phone like email app, restaurant searching app, text messaging app, the calendar app into one. Named Emu, this app is fully integrated with other services on your smart phone and makes what has traditionally been a fragmented and frustrating messaging experience ...

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