Social media or social marketing sites are getting more and more popular with every passing day. Not only people are connecting with social groups but it is also acting as a great marketing tool. Hence Facebook is one of the top most apps in demand by Android users so that they are connected with the rest of the world on the move. The app allows you to post status updates, photos and videos, chat with your friends, get real-time notifications of likes and comments and to play games and use other application available on Facebook.
Android devices are not just for telecommunication, in fact a Smartphone which helps you in all walks of life specifically when you are on the move, therefore GPS is one of the most important services. In order to make use of GPS, Google maps play a very important role. Google maps come very handy while you are travelling, it gives you directions, helps you navigate through your journey with voice directions and even tells you about the public transits available. It even informs you about the service centers such as Banks, Restaurants, Airports and the list goes on.
Talking Tom Cat
Most of us would be familiar with this application, as this became very famous in earlier days of its launch. This one is a fun application and much liked by kids. It has already been downloaded by more than 50 million Android users. It simply records your speech and plays it back in a funny cat’s voice. You can also pet him, poke him, or even grab his tail and get very interesting responses. It’s a great and cute application to be shared with friends and family.
YouTube.com is something every person would be knowing of. The website has an official app for Android too. You can access the ever growing video collection straight away from the application without the interference of web browser. Just fire up the app and you can see videos from around the world and even choose your favourite channels and see all the videos they are offering. You can also upload and share the videos.
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Angry Birds has become a brand in itself and is getting very popular with all age groups. Not many realize that Angry bird apart from providing with entertainment also helps in building hand and eye coordination. Another thing which makes this app stand out on Android is that all the versions of this app are free for Android. The link below is for the earliest and original version of Angry Birds and you can find all the other versions from the “More from developer” section.
Indian Rail Info App
This may seem to be a surprise but believe me it’s one of the top ten apps which are being used in India. People like to book tickets on the go, reserve them and browse them. Indian railway info app helps people book tickets easily and now you even don’t have to get a print out of the ticket, one can show the auto generated SMS of the railway’s booking after booking your ticket straight from the app. The app enables you to :
- Check PNR status
- Search for your train
- Check availability of seats in your concerned train
- Arrival and departure time of your train
- Seat reservation status
- Train’s running info
- and the Fare enquiry
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Times of India
This is a very useful app to get updated with the latest news. By installing the Times of India app one can read the newspaper online and can also view the actual newspaper. It includes all the news including photos and videos. You can also set your favourite city to get latest news for that city. You can customize the app according to your interests, like the app background can be changed, images can be seen in both landscape and portrait mode. You can even reduce or increase the text size, which is the thing I personally like the most. Articles and photos can even be saved for offline access and can be shared to Facebook, Twitter and other services through the app itself.
MakeMyTrip has been used by huge number of android users in the past few days due to the festive season. MakemyTrip provides a one stop shop destination for managing all your trips. Right from planning, scheduling and booking all can be taken care of with a simple and robust application. You can search and book the flights both for one way or the round trip, book hotels on a discounted price, and also cancel your tickets and track refunds. You can even find places to eat near your current location. Like most of the other applications today, you can share you whereabouts to Twitter and Facebook from the app itself.
With the help of flipkart.com users can buy Books, Games, CDs, DVDs, Computers, Mobile Phones and every single item found on the website, right from the comfort of their home and now even when they are on the move. Flipkart.com is easily loaded and keeps track of your past searches and also provides information about any new product added which would engross your interest. The link below takes you to the official app by Flipkart.com
BookmyShow is a wonderful application for the movie buffs and for those who wait eagerly every Friday for the new releases. It’s a very simple to use app which helps you browse through the movies and also book the tickets. You can easily find out various movies which are being played at various venues in your close vicinity. Tickets can be booked for T20 matches, Cricket matches, Movie tickets in theatres, Music concerts (Live), etc.
P.S. These were the top application we found were used more than others in India. If you think we left out some better applications, you can surely tell us in comments. We will cover most of them in our upcoming articles on Android. Stay tuned and do share your views in comments.