Government unveils Aarogya Setu COVID-19 tracker app

New Delhi: The Indian government has unveiled an app called Aarogya Setu designed to alert users if they have come in close proximity with any COVID-19 positive patient. The app tracks through a Bluetooth and location-generated social graph. It calculates the user’s risk of infection based on recency and proximity of COVID-19 patient. “We understand […]

App usage grew 6% in 2017

New Delhi, Jan 11 : App usage grew six per cent in 2017 globally as users continued to spend more than five hours a day on their smartphones, but was still down against the 11 per cent witnessed in 2016, Yahoo’s Flurry Analytics said on Thursday. However, the shopping category grew by 54 per cent as […]