ICC T20 World Cup 2016: Top Apps to get live cricket scores, live streaming, news on Android,IOS and Windows phones
With the T20 World Cup in full flow and the IPL to follow, the next three months are going to be a delight for the cricket lovers in the country. And while the cricket fever is soaring high, it’s often difficult to balance your work with all the action on the field. If you’re stuck in office during the all-important match, thrashing the refresh button every few seconds, we might have a better solution for you. Thanks to a wide variety of apps, following your favourite team and players have never been easier. So let the game begin…
No matter which device you use, the ESPN Cricinfo app has got you covered. It provides you with all the updates on the game including stats, latest scores, fixtures, news, rankings, and even live commentary. It can easily be your cricket companion when you are on the move as it brings together all you need to know about the game in one place.
No commentary can ever match up to the excitement of watching live action, and if you’re one of those people who prefer watching over reading, the Hotstar app is for you. The app is available across Android and iOS platforms and brings exclusive video coverage of the T20 World Cup matches including live streaming and interesting video insights. The Hotstarwebsite is equally good in offering live streaming facility to its visitors.
ICC’s latest update to its official cricket app brings the T20 World Cup closer to the end user than it was ever before. Rich in colour and graphics, the app offers information on fixtures, standings, results, live scores, short videos, as well as all the news on your favourite team. Users can also share their views by taking part in the polls that’ll feature throughout the World Cup. All in all, ICC’s app is a complete package.
The official Star Sportsapp also offers live scores, updates and streaming to its users. Plus, it takes things one step ahead by offering the option of live audio commentary for select matches. As a welcome addition, you also get the option to follow all the important news in the cricketing world.
Though not as popular as the apps above,Cricbuzz has almost all the features that Cricinfohas. It also showcases player profiles giving you statistics from their careers including the runs scored, wickets taken etc.
The Yahoo! Cricket app brings Yahoo’s web offerings to mobile. It comes with a slew of features and a user-friendly interface to give you an wholesome experience. Apart from live scores and real time updates, the app features an interactive scorecard along with photo galleries. The latest news articles make sure you are one step ahead in the game, while fixtures allow you to plan your day ahead.
The popular UC browser has joined hands with Twitter and Microsoft Bing to provide a mobile gateway for everything cricket ahead of the season through the debut of a revamped UC Cricket. It now provides live scores, news, live tweets, photos, stats, previews and commentary making it an ideal platform for cricket fans to enjoy the sport.
Other than these apps, you can also have a peek at the scores fromGoogle Now or the Hikemessenger app, if you’re a user of the same. The official Twitter app can also be used to follow all things cricket.
Thanks to these wonderful apps, your favourite sport is now just a tap away.
The specs of almost all the new Apple products seem to be in line with the leaks and speculations that were circulating in the online world.
At its annual event,Aplle announced their product line up as well as upgrades to several existing products.
Apple iPhone 6S and 6S Plus
Apple has unveiled two new devices, iPhone 6S and 6S Plus which have a new display technology called 3D Touch or Force Touch display technology. This enables the display to differentiate between a light and a hard touch to initiate a particular action like opening music or a messenger app. Apple Watch was the first device to use this technology.
This year Apple has given its new iPhones a major upgrade in camera department as compared to all its previous models. Both 6S and 6S Plus have 12 megapixel rear camera that can also record videos in 4K resolution, a feature that has been available on iPhones since last year. On the front, they have a 5 megapixel camera.
Both the phones have a new 64-bit A9 chipset that is claimed to be 70 per cent faster at carrying out processes and a new graphic processor that is said to be 90 per cent faster as compared to that of iPhone 6. They will run on iOS 9,Apple’s latest version of operating system it will be released on September 16 as a free download to users of existing Apple devices. Similar to iPhone 6 and 6 Plus, the two new smartphones unveiled also have the same screen size and resolution. Apple iPhone 6S has a 4.7-inch HD screen while 6S Plus has a 5.5-inch Full HD screen.
Apple said the locked versions of iPhone 6s and 6S Plus will cost the same as their predecessors and will be available in three variants. The 16, 64 and 128GB variants of iPhone 6S will cost $199, $299 and $399 on contract respectively, while the same storage variants of iPhone 6S Plus Plus have been priced at $299, $399 and $499 respectively.
The unlocked iPhone 6S Plus will cost $649, $749 and $849 for the 16, 32, and 64GB variants respectively. Similarly, the iPhone 6S Plus unlocked models will cost $749, $849 and $949 for the three storage options.
The new iPhones will go on sale from September 12; one can pre-order it from September 12 in the US, the UK, Australia, Canada, China, France, Germany, Hong Kong and Japan. It is expected that both the new iPhones will be made available in India by Diwali time though we don’t have a confirmation for the same.
At the event, Apple also announced that ICloud will now be cheaper, priced at 99 cents per month for 50GB of cloud storage. For 200GB and 1TB of cloud storage, users will have to shell out $2.99 and $9.99, respectively.
To cheer up the enterprise customers, Apple has unveiled iPad Pro tablet that has a 12.9 inch screen and is powered by the new A9X chip from Apple which the company claims improves the performance by 1.8 times over the existing second-generation 64-bit A8X chip that runs iPad Air 2..
As far as retail customers are concerned, Apple has not disappointed them either.Apple‘s new iPad mini 4 has also been unveiled at the event with a price tag of is priced at $399.
Pen and Accessory
Apple has also launched a stylus dubbed Apple Pencil. It has been priced at $99. It can be used along with iPad. Along with that company has also launched a Smart Keyboard which can fold up to become the iPad Pro cover.
Many cities, including Delhi, India and neighboring Pakistan, Nepal, Bangladesh, Saturday morning’s quake tremors were felt. The epicenter was in Nepal, where the most damage occurred. In Nepal, many buildings have been flattened. Roads have been broken. There are reports of some deaths and injuries. Earthquakes will come when someone does not know this, but some app via smartphone users can find out about this. dainikbhaskar.com attached to the earthquake is going to tell you about some similar app.
Windows users: –
Windows users about earthquakes Earthquakes Meter app can detect. The app provides accurate information regarding earthquake. The earthquake and its location is fast approaching. The app can be viewed through the earthquake map.
Earthquakes Meter app download it here
Earthquakes Meter app Advance version 3.1. It can be installed free in your Windows Phone. This app is the total size 138.13 KB. These Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows Server 2008 works smoothly. The App work with US Geological Survey (USGS)
Android users, the app (Earthquake Alert!) You can find out with the help of information regarding earthquakes. The App US Geological Survey (USGS) works with. It provides information to users through Map.
Earthquake Alert! App download it here
This app lets you know the world can ever earthquake related information. Additionally, USGS details on the site can find its way. Not only app you can stock up on earthquake information regarding social media. Users of the app on the Google Play store has a 4.3 rating. Additionally, more than 50 million users have downloaded it.
Android users, the app (USGS Earthquake Data) You can install free from the Google Play store. The US Geological Survey (USGS) works with. Users through this earthquake is coming, or how fast and what is its location, it can detect.
USGS Earthquake Data app download it here
This app lets you ever earthquake related information worldwide via the map view. Users of the app on the Google Play store has 4.1 rating. Additionally, more than 5 million users have downloaded. This Android version 2.2 or above can be installed on.
Earthquake app on Apple iOS smartphone users who use the information related to the earthquake can achieve. Like other app the US Geological Survey (USGS) works with. Users through this earthquake is coming, or how fast and what is its location, it can detect.
Earthquake DivX Download the app here
To install this app in the Apple smartphone would cost $ 1.99, or nearly 126 rupees. The app supports push notifications. Danger zone of the app via the Google map you can find out. Advance version of the app is 2.0.0. The app size is 9.6 MB. These provide information on weather-related.
Microsoft launched the Office Lens app for Windows Phone last year in March. Today, the company is bringing its document scanning app to Android and iOS platform.
Office Lens allows users to convert photos of paper documents into Jpeg, Word, PowerPoint and PDF files. The app even allows users to take photos of receipts, business cards, whiteboards, sticky notes and save them to OneNote app. It can also capture business cards and generate contacts you can add to the phone. The captured photos can be cropped, rotated, resized and enhanced before sending to OneNote or OneDrive. It also enables users to search for key words in the images via optical character recognition.
The app uses OneNote’s cloud-based optical character-recognition (OCR) software and the new OneNote Service API to make it a editable text. Office inserts images to OneNote or OneDrive (as DOCX, PPTX, JPG or PDF format) and gives you options to save, export, and share the image.
“Facebook’s Riff lets friends add clips to your shared videos”
Facebook has launched a new video sharing app called Riff. Designed by Facebook’s Creative Labs team, the collaborative video app lets you a create a short video that your friends can add clips to. Riff is the social networking giant’s take on services like Vine, Instagram Video, Snapchat and others.
To use the app, you’ll need to login with your Facebook account. You then need to create a video clip (up to 20 seconds in length) and assign tags to it. Once your video is live, your Facebook friends who use the app will receive a notification, after which they can add their own video clips to it. Currently, there’s no limit to the number of videos that can be added to a Riff. Apart from viewing videos in the app, you can also choose to share them on Facebook. Additionally, you can watch featured videos by the Riff team.