Indian Railways on Tuesday launched a new IRCTC app, dubbed as ‘IRCTC Rail Connect’ to facilitate booking of train tickets in a faster and easier way. The new mobile-based application will replace the old existing IRCTC Connect app.
The new IRCTC Rail Connect app has features like 24/7 service with no time based checks, synchronisation of mobile app with NGET (Next Generation e-Ticketing) for ticket booking, [...]
Twitter has introduced 360-degree live video streaming on Periscope. Recently, Facebook also launched the live 360-degree video streaming, while YouTube has it from a long time now.
Twitter users will now be able to watch 360 degree live broadcast videos from its apps and website right from their Twitter stream. The Live 360-degree videos will be marked with a “LIVE 360” badge and users can change the angle of [...]
The Caller ID and dialer application Truecaller has rolled out a new ‘Call Me Back’ feature for its Android app, where users get a pop up notification prompting them to call back or call again.
The Call Me Back (CMB) feature ensures that at any given point of time, when one user tries to reach another user from their Android smartphone and gets to see if the person they had called is either busy, non-reachable or the call getting rejected for some reason, there is a [...]
The Super Mario Run was released just last week by Nintendo for iOS devices only and it has already broken records. The game has crossed 40 million downloads in its first four days, despite many players’ complaints about the $10 (Rs. 680) cost of accessing higher levels.
Nintendo also added that in addition to Super Mario Run’s top ranking in the “free” chart of the App Store in 140 different global markets, the game is also in the top 10 for best grossing [...]
To help people with cash in the demonetisation period, Snapdeal has launched a new service called as ‘[email protected]’, under which people can order Rs. 2000 cash and get it delivered at their doorstep.
In order to avail the [email protected] service, users first need to install the Snapdeal app, turn on location and check if cash is available nearby. If cash is [...]
Instagram has rolled out two new features for its stories tab that allows users to add stickers to posts and capture “hands-free” videos. The update has been rolled out to the latest versions of the app for iOS and Android.
With this update, users can now enhance their Instagram stories by adding stickers to videos and photos using a new button that appears next to the text and drawing tools. Currently, it includes specific stickers for weather, the current time and [...]
After updating Messenger Camera with 3D Special Effects, Stickers and Masks, Facebook has added the most awaited feature of ‘Group Video Calling’ to its Messenger app. Facebook Messenger now lets you do group video call with up to 6 people on-screen and up to 50 people via voice or camera.
Starting a group video call on Facebook Messenger works the same way as it does for one-to-one video calls in the app. Messenger users will now see the video call icon in groups as [...]
The recent demonetisation of Rs. 500 and Rs. 1000 currency notes in India has led to a huge surge in the business of digital wallet companies like Paytm, Mobikwik and Freecharge. People have started using credit and debit cards more often, in a bid to go cashless and avoid the long queues at the ATMs.
While, digital wallet companies are making most of this situation, it is a bit surprising that we still don’t have digital payment options like Apple Pay or Android Pay in India. [...]