Google Play (Google Play Store): News

09 Jan 2019

Indian Railways

Indian Railways: How to download IRCTC Food on Track app

In a bid to make catering experience for railway passengers more convenient and enjoyable, the Indian Railways Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC) has launched the Food on Track app.

06 Jan 2019


Apps capable of stealing WhatsApp data detected on Play Store

A spyware capable of stealing user data from smartphones, including WhatsApp data, has been flagged on the Google Play Store.

01 Jan 2019


Want to create your own WhatsApp stickers? Read how

The New Year celebrations have begun, and we have also gotten busy greeting our friends, in the best way possible.

26 Dec 2018


Watch out! Fake Android apps detected with over 50,000 downloads

Despite Google's rigorous efforts, malicious apps keep slipping into the Play Store, every now and then.

26 Dec 2018

Karan Johar

Google Play Holiday Sale: Huge discounts on movies, books, comics

The holiday season is on, and Google is giving an opportunity to make the most of it.

05 Dec 2018

Face ID

HDFC's old mobile banking app is now live: Details here

After trying to patch its buggy mobile app for days, HDFC Bank has decided to return to its predecessor.

22 Nov 2018


Black Friday 2018: Best Play Store deals on games, books

As major e-commerce players continue to offer huge Black Friday discounts, Google has also joined the party.

16 Nov 2018


All the new WhatsApp features you should know about

If you thought WhatsApp didn't have enough features to match up with its rivals, it is time to think again.

07 Nov 2018


How to download Diwali Stickers on WhatsApp

We have two amazing reasons for you to be excited.

04 Nov 2018


Micromax launches 'Google Certified' Android TVs in India

Homegrown-company Micromax Informatics has launched its first-ever Google Certified Android TVs in India.

26 Oct 2018


Is Google working on a paid app subscription service?

Google Play Store offers a massive selection of free apps but also charges a certain price for select games and apps.

26 Oct 2018


Nearly 90% Android apps share data with Google: Study

Almost all free Android apps are harvesting and sharing user data with Google, researchers from Oxford have revealed.

18 Oct 2018


North Central Railway launches apps for passengers and employees

The North Central Railway (NCR) launched on Thursday two mobile apps, 'NCR RASTA' and 'Yatri RASTA', for its employees and passengers, respectively, for locating assets and stations.

13 Oct 2018


#GamingBytes: Now anybody can play Fortnite on Android

Fortnite has been available for Android devices for some time, but players were able to download the popular Battle Royale only if they had an invite.

05 Oct 2018

Gaming Bytes

#GamingBytes: Five best Battle Royale games like PUBG Mobile

PUBG Mobile is one of the most popular games on Google Play Store.

30 Sep 2018


#CareerBytes: Top 5 websites to help you crack CA exam

Chartered Accountancy (CA) course, by the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI) is one of the most-sought-after ones, in India.

03 Sep 2018


Mobile game of the Week: Wheely World

Wheely World has been trending, this whole week, on the Google Play Store.

17 Aug 2018


India gets its own messaging app called 'Namaste Chat'

Hyderabad-based Namaste Online launched India's first messaging app called "Namaste Chat" on the occasion of 72nd Independence Day of India on Wednesday.

14 Aug 2018


#GamingBytes: How to install Fortnite on your Android phone?

Epic Games launched Fortnite, for Android devices, last week.

09 Aug 2018


Google to offer more "instant" app previews this year

On the back of releasing Android Pie, Google, among other things, is now looking to improve engagement between its massive developer community and end-users by offering "instant" app previews for users.

01 Aug 2018


7 advantages Android users have over iOS users

The 'Android vs iOS' debate has been raging for over a decade now, and despite different groups putting forth different arguments, there seems to be no resolution to it.

24 Jul 2018


5 best apps to help you learn a new language

Learning a new language might be a difficult challenge, but it's also one of the most rewarding skills.

18 Jul 2018


This is how you can access WhatsApp features before others

Following reports that WhatsApp was testing two new features to be incorporated into the notifications panel, the Facebook-owned messaging service has now beta-rolled out the 'Mute' option on the notification panel.

10 Jul 2018


Google might face a record penalty in the EU

Google might be facing a record penalty this month from European regulators over what they hold to be an unfair trade practice.

09 Jul 2018


Fake retail vouchers are being circulated on WhatsApp

According to reports, several cases of fake retail vouchers being circulated on WhatsApp have surfaced in the last couple of months.

01 Jul 2018


#CareerBytes: These 6 online-courses will make you an Android developer

Android is the world's most popular operating system. While it is found mostly on smartphones, Android is used on many other smart devices like intelligent speakers, televisions, watches, etc.

26 Jun 2018

Sushma Swaraj

Now, use this app to apply for passport using smartphone

Riding on the wave of digitization, the Indian government has launched a mobile app called the 'Passport Seva app' to make the passport application process seamless.

22 Jun 2018


Google Files Go app gets new sharing tab, faster file-transfer

Files Go, Android's native file sharing app, is the only app that is optimized for the "Go" edition of the software but also runs on standard Android devices.

09 Jun 2018


Use this app to see deleted WhatsApp messages

An Android app called WhatsRemoved allows you to read deleted WhatsApp messages.

08 Jun 2018

Bharti Airtel

Airtel TV for Android crosses 50-million downloads; free subscription extended

Airtel TV app for Android has crossed over 50 million downloads on the Google Play Store, the company has announced.

03 Jun 2018


After Ramdev's app, dozens of fake Kimbho apps on PlayStore

It's been a couple of days since Baba Ramdev announced the launch of Kimbho, a messaging app that is apparently akin to WhatsApp.

31 May 2018

Baba Ramdev

Business Roundup: Here are today's top 5 business news

Missed today's business news? No problems, we have covered it all.

CBSE Class-10 results tomorrow: Get it online or through SMS

The CBSE will declare the results of its 2018 Class 10 exam by 4pm tomorrow, three days after it declared the Class 12 results.

CBSE Class 12 results to be announced tomorrow

The CBSE Class 12 results will be declared tomorrow (May 26), Education Ministry Secretary Anil Swarup has announced on Twitter.

22 May 2018


Tencent leads $50 million funding round in vernacular app NewsDog

Gurugram-headquartered vernacular news app NewsDog has raised $50 million (Rs. 340 crore) in Series C funding led by Chinese internet giant Tencent Holdings.

16 May 2018


Revamped, AI-powered Google News app goes live on Android, iOS

Google had refreshed its Google News service and brought all of its news products under it at the recently concluded annual developer conference Google I/O 2018.

16 May 2018


Symantec discovers 45 malicious apps on Google Play Store

Security research firm Symantec has discovered two new sets of malicious apps on the Google Play Store. The first set is of seven apps and the second set is of 38 apps.

15 May 2018


Want to check deleted WhatsApp messages? Use this app

Want to read deleted messages on WhatsApp? If you are an Android user, the WhatisRemoved+ app can help you do exactly that!

02 May 2018


UCWeb launches UC Share, a file transfer app for Android

China's Alibaba-owned internet company UCWeb has launched a file transfer app for Android users.

01 May 2018

Delhi Police

Delhi traffic police now has 319 'sentinels' working for them

While launching 'traffic sentinel scheme' as part of National Road Safety Week-2018, Delhi Police Commissioner Amulya Patnaik made a special mention of a certain Ganga Ram.