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Shopping & selling with Juvalia & You just a tap away

The jewellery and accessories e-retailer, Juvalia & You, now comes to your mobile devices as it launches shopping app.

The app that allows direct selling and buying, is available in its beta version and can be installed on Android v2.2 and iPhone. It is primarily intended to be a fully functional version of the website to enable the stylists (direct sellers) of Juvalia & You to be empowered while on the go. It enables them to view catalogues, place orders, process online payments, further facilitating their ability to do robust business.

The app has an average user review rating of 4.6/5 and has already witnessed 250 downloads since its launch.

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Speaking on the launch, Mr. Chaitanya Aggarwal, Founder & CEO, Juvalia & You said, “The idea behind the app is to further galvanize sales of the exceptional jewellery designs on our website. It is also intended to empower the stylists/direct sellers so that they have access to the design catalogues anytime – anywhere and can process sales and payments on the go. At Juvalia & You, we are continuously attempting to ease the selling processes for our stylists to improve the efficiency of the business. The app caters to this overall objective. ”

 

Flipkart launches iOS app

After launching a successful app two months ago for Android (Google Play), Flipkart launches iOS (Apple) app. Looking at the growing user base of Apple/iPhone users, this app will surely prove helpful for consumers.

Flipkart, which has been in news for raising a huge sum of money in past few months, has been working towards creating a stronger reach to Indian consumers through the marketplace model.

The app will allow users to place and track orders, along with sharing product display listing with friends and also access Flipkart browsing history offline.

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50 AndroidLand stores to open in 18 months

Spice Group, an emerging player in the mobile and IT sector, has announced the opening of 50 AndroidLand stores across India in next 18 months. Spice Group manufactures mobile phones (Android OS) and also runs a chain of 650 multi brand mobile retail outlets, Spice Hotspot.

The stores will be opened in collaboration with Google Inc, owner of the Android OS.

Additionally, Spice Group will also set up 50 AndroidLand Mini stores within existing Spice Hotspot stores.

India’s is the second nation, after Indonesia, globally to open AndroidLand Mini shop-in-shop stores. These stores will feature Android based phones available across brands including Samsung, Sony, HTC, Lenovo, Xolo, Micromax and Karbonn, along with Spice.

Amazon launches shopping app for Android users in India

Amazon has been growing leaps and bounds since its India entry. After expanding its product portfolio, the marketplace, now launches android shopping app in the country.

The Amazon App for Android offers a convenient, fast and secure way for customers to search, browse, compare offers, read reviews and make purchases quickly and easily, anywhere. Customers can shop the full selection of products available on the site including books, movies, mobiles, electronics, toys, baby, personal care appliances, health care devices, watches, fashion jewelry, home & kitchen products and more. Using this app customers can now scan a barcode or type a product name to instantly check availability and prices for that item on Amazon.in.

 

’10 Must Haves’ shopping apps this weekend (week 5)

We all have become crazy about our smartphones and want everything right on our palms. Interestingly, we also keep on looking for apps that would make our life simpler or organised. This time iGrow looked in for some apps that will make your shopping experience rich and easy.

Here’s the CheckList: Continue reading ’10 Must Haves’ shopping apps this weekend (week 5)

Brand Licensing: MTV & Swipe Telecom bring MTV Slate

The team which had launched Fablet a few months ago, makes a comeback with an all new product. MTV and Swipe Telecom together launch MTV SLATE- India’s first Quadcore, 3G calling 7.85” IPS display Tablet PC.

The tablet for all the technology enthusiasts is loaded with an A7 1.2 GHz ultra fast quad core processor, 1GB RAM, Android 4.2.2 version and 1024*768 screen. Powered with 5MP front camera, MTV Slate is a powerhouse for gamers as you can now enjoy your games in HD.

Price: Rs 14,999; Available on Swipe eStore, Flipkart, Snapdeal, Infibeam, Homeshop 18  and eBay.

PS: Inaugural offer – Get free  business cover worth Rs. 2500

 

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After watching it on big screen; now play Bhaag Milkha Bhaag on your phone

After ruling the hearts of millions across the country and becoming a tax free flick, Bhaag Milkha Bhaag, comes even closer to the fans (their smartphones) via mobile game. Designed for leading mobile operating systems, the Bhaag Milkha Bhaag official game lets people to try their hands on the much applauded sport, running.

Fullscreen capture 05-08-2013 212653The app was recently launched by the ace actor, Farhan Akhtar and dream director, Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra at Reliance Digital, Mumbai.  The entire launch event was aired live on a LED TV screen at the store.

Break into that laughter as SAB TV ventures into comics

I have been an ardent lover of some of the shows in SAB TV including FIR and Tarak Mehta ka Oolta Chashma. These shows are a wave of freshness with a very earthy touch.

For fans like me, SAB TV gives another reason to keep that laughter going, as it ventures into comics. A part of channel’s strategy to revamp the look, there will be innovative offering to keep the viewers glued of which SAB Ke Comics will be a part.

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These comics will be available through iOS and Android OS. There are over a 100 comic strips of six shows, entertains fans on the go with short jokes from SAB TV shows and characters. This app has been an extension to newspaper ads in comic strip formats of some of the successful shows including Jeannie aur Juju, Chidiya Ghar, FIR, Lapataganj, R.K. Laxman and Golmaal.

The channel has also unveiled 3D characters of the popular Gadha, Gopi Mama and Gulgule.

Nine startups graduate from Microsoft Accelerators

The Microsoft Accelerator announced the graduation of its second India batch of technology startups, which is also its Summer Batch of 2013, today. At a Demo Day held at the Microsoft Lavelle Road office here, the 200 plus audience of mentors, industry bigwigs, venture capitalists, angel investors and media professionals witnessed the amazing progress made by each company over the last four months at the Microsoft Accelerator. The nine startups which graduated today are explara, deck, Harness, i7 Networks, iDOS, SupportBee, TableGrabber, Tuebora and Visarity. Continue reading Nine startups graduate from Microsoft Accelerators

Coming soon: Android Nation stores

India is seeing a strong levels of mobile penetration with a majority of these subscribers being Android lovers. Looking at this love for Android in phones starting from as low as Rs 5,000, Google now looks at capturing the Indian retail market with its brick n mortar stores, Android Nation.

 

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