Raksha Bandhan is a Hindu festival symbolizing universal brotherhood and sisterhood. ‘Raksha’ stands for protection and ‘Bandhan’ stands for bond, signifying the intention behind the ritual. The..Read More
From farming and power to e-learning and mobile money, witness the memorable journey of Indian entrepreneurship in these excerpts and stories! StoryBites is a weekly feature from..Read More
In previous posts, we shared profiles of winners in the categories of mobile content and apps for women, mobile governance and inclusion, and mobile business, travel and..Read More
Dear readers, we want you with us in this journey of TechSparks 2014. Please block your calendars and let’s make things happen. And while you are at..Read More
Waking up in the morning at the right time is a difficult task for many. An actual alarm clock is ineffective because most people just hit the snooze..Read More
One of the most attractive features of attending mobile industry events such as Mobile World Congress (MWC) in Barcelona or Communicasia in Singapore is not just the..Read More
Uber is a luxury transportation facilitator company that sends a driver to a user on-demand, with a touch of a button. Now they have quietly started operating..Read More
At a recently concluded HealthCare meetup in Bangalore, we clearly witnessed how Mobility is changing the way of life in HealthCare space. What is really critical when it..Read More
Meet the winners of Blackberry’s AngelHack Startup Challenge and the winners of People’s Choice Award of Blackberry Jam Asia – ReFocus Labs founded by Mayur More and Shashwat..Read More
The mobile app economy really kicked off with the launch of the iOS App store in 2008. Platforms like Ovi for Symbian and S40, Windows Mobile and Blackberry were around earlier, but none generated the excitement or the revenues of the iOS App store.
Competitors followed suit: Google launched the Android marketplace in 2008 (later rechristened as Google Play), followed by the Windows Phone marketplace in 2009. The much acclaimed Qt-based MeeGo was stillborn, with Nokia announcing its demise before its official launch, and served more as a developer playground.
In the period between 2012 and 2013, five new mobile platforms – Tizen, Blackberry 10, Firefox mobile, Ubuntu, Sailfish – have been announced or commercially launched. Read more about these platforms here.
Suddenly, it seems, everyone’s courting developers.Read More
Wonderful Day is an app that has been topping the Best Productivity App charts on the iOS App Store. Developed by Tenmiles, Wonderful Day ranked at the top..Read More