Tag: Mobile Apps

Mobile Apps May Offer Support For Those At Risk Of Suicide
Mobile Apps May Offer Support For Those At Risk Of Suicide

Mobile health interventions provide an excellent opportunity to provide "low-cost, 24/7 support" for individuals at high risk of suicide, especially those with previous suicide attempts or suicidal thoughts.

  • Sunday, 13 March 2022
Mobile apps improve mental health: Study

New York: Individuals suffering from mental health problems can strengthen their psychological well-being through mobile apps, a new study says. The study, published in the journal JMIR Mental Health, stated that people who struggle with mental and emotional health problems feel like they lack control. People should take confidence among themselves that the mental healthcare […]

  • Tuesday, 06 July 2021
NHAI launches mobile apps for electronic toll collection

New Delhi: The National Highways Authority of India on Thursday launched two mobile apps to ensure smooth functioning of the Electronic Toll Collection system. The two apps — MyFASTag and FASTag Partner — will facilitate the availability of FASTags for electronic toll collection making it possible to buy or recharge FASTags online, an NHAI statement […]

  • Monday, 05 July 2021
New fitness app lets you compete with others

New York: A new fitness app can give your workout schedule a real edge as it lets you compete with friends who use different fitness trackers. If all your friends use fitness trackers different from yours, you can match your steps with the rest of the group. “The online platform ‘Matchup’ lets users of different […]

  • Tuesday, 22 June 2021
New app to help cut diabetes risk

New York: Amidst the din of countless mobile apps, here comes an app that would help you fight diabetes. Developed by healthcare start-up Noom, the app will enable users to track their exercise and eating habits to curb Type-2 diabetes risk that continues to plague a huge population worldwide. Noom Health will be distributed to […]

  • Tuesday, 22 June 2021
Flipkart acquires Appiterate to strengthen mobile app presence

Bengaluru: Indian e-commerce portal Flipkart said it has acquired Delhi-based mobile engagement and marketing automation company Appiterate for an undisclosed amount. “Flipkart has been persistently looking to improve and expand its mobile app capabilities to cater to the shifting preferences on its user base,” the company said in a statement. After the completion of the […]

  • Tuesday, 22 June 2021
Texting better than apps to treat mental illness

Simple texting via smartphones can be a more suitable treatment aid for those with mental illness than mobile apps, a study has found

  • Monday, 21 June 2021
Samsung to release Galaxy Fold in Sep post fixes

Seoul: Samsung is all set to sell Galaxy Fold in September after making improvements in the product design, the company has announced. According to the South Korean tech major, the design and construction improvements now has the top protective layer of the Infinity Flex Display extended beyond the bezel, thus, making it apparent that it […]

  • Wednesday, 28 April 2021
Remote-based app exposed thousands of vehicles to hackers

San Francisco: A hacker who goes by the handle Jmaxxz has exposed a series of vulnerabilities in a remote-based automobile app that may have exposed around 60,000 cars to hackers. In a talk at the Defcon hacker conference in Las Vegas on Saturday, Jmaxxz identified several issues in a system called “MyCar” — developed by […]

  • Tuesday, 27 April 2021
Windows 10 To Soon Run Mobile Apps Built For Android

New Delhi: Microsoft is working on a project named Latte that would allow app developers to bring their Android apps directly to Windows 10 with little to zero changes in the codes. The developers will need to package their Android apps as MSIX format and submit those to the Microsoft Store, reports Windows Central. MSIX […]

  • Friday, 09 April 2021
RBI To Restore Trading Hours For Currency And Bond Markets From Nov 9
RBI Cautions People About Companies Offering Loans Online Or Through Mobile Apps

Bhubaneswar: The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on Friday cautioned people not to fall prey to companies/ firms offering loans online or through mobile apps. In a statement, the RBI has advised people to be remain alert regarding such unscrupulous activities and verify the antecedents of such companies. According to RBI, legitimate public lending activities […]

  • Wednesday, 07 April 2021