Monday, March 21, 2011

Best Indian Apps for Your Tablet

We have seen how different applications help us get the maximum benefit from our Android powered tablet, when it comes to productivity in terms of working on the go, entertainment in terms of audio and video, and even finishing with school assignments. Taking the Android tablet to a new level are the thousands of apps designed for specific regions. Today, we have a look at the best Indian apps to have on your tablet.

ESPN Cricinfo

With the cricket fever at its highest, frenzied fans will definitely want to have this app on their tablet which features a dedicated cricket World Cup 2011 section featuring squads, standings and stats and exclusive video content.

The official ESPN cricinfo App brings you the most comprehensive cricket coverage from around the world. The customizable app featuring a special World Cup section includes all of ESPN cricinfo’s in-depth coverage of the game including ball-by-ball commentary, breaking news, incisive opinion pieces from the World’s best cricket writers and audio and video features. It also offers push notifications, a unique Lean Back mode functionality and much more, including a ‘Lean back’ mode which lets you switch the app to lean back mode, place your tablet on your table and follow live scores throughout a busy work day, personalize and customize news, results and fixtures by your favorite team, and watch and listen to the latest ESPN cricinfo video and audio podcasts.

Zomato lets you search menus across 11000 restaurants in India. Spanning 6 cities - Delhi NCR, Mumbai, Bangalore, Kolkata, Pune and Chennai, Zomato lets you check ratings, reviews and discounts of all restaurants in your city. Zomato on Android is also location aware - it recommends you the best restaurants around your current location.

IBNLive for Android

Convert your Android into a complete news device. Get the latest headlines and complete news reports from India wherever you want it. This app allows you to watch live TV on three channels: CNN-IBN - English; IBN7 - Hindi; IBN Lokmat – Marathi, read the latest news, view news clips on video and photo galleries, Get live cricket scores, customize the homepage and also save stories to read later.

India Newspapers

This app allows you to read major India newspapers, magazines, news sites online. You can find news from The Times of India, Dainik Bhaskar, Dainik Jagran, Malayala Manorama, The Hindu, Hindustan Times, among others. The news read more often will go up on your list. The app also lets you to adjust font size and share the news via email and sms.

Indian Rail Info App

This app is designed to allow user to fetch transit related information about Indian Railway. This App supports PNR Status, Train Search, Seat Availability (For trains running from Major Stations), Seat Availability (Between any two stations), New Train Number finder, Arrival & Departure, Train Running Status, Seat Upgrade Status and Fare Enquiry.

TaazzaGO for India

TaazzaGO helps you discover things around you in India including awesome offers from Snapdeal, Dealsandyou, Groupon, Upto75 and others, provides information on local restaurants and yellow pages. Provides Bollywood and Hollywood movies with listings, stage plays and professional events and also provides local weather & detailed weather forecast. A must have for your Android Tablet.

So go ahead, make the most of your Android tablet.

1 comment:

  1. Hello Folks,

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    Here is a quick link to the market

    BTW the app is built utilize the full screen of the tablet! If fact about 10% of our users are tablet users.

    We would love to talk someone within your organization.

    We can be reached at support at taazza [dot] com

    Arjun Ram
    Founder, Taazza