cVIGIL – Vigilance during Elections

During elections, there is a lack of a fast information channel to transmit and track complaints of violation of Model Code of Conduct to the Election Commission. Delays in reporting such violations may provide an easy escape route for candidates who have violated the code. Further, lack of any documented, untampered, evidence in the form of pictures or videos was a major hurdle in establishing the veracity of a complaint, later. The Commission’s experience has also shown a significant percentage of reporting was false or inaccurate, which led to wastage of precious time of Field Units.

The new cVIGIL app launched by Election Commission of India is expected to fill in all these gaps and create a fast-track complaint reception and redressal system. cVIGIL provides time stamped evidentiary proof of model code of conduct / Expenditure Violation, having live photo/video with auto location data. This unique combination of timestamping, live photo with auto location can be fairly relied upon by election machinery to navigate to the right spot and take prompt action. The GIS-based dashboard provides strong decision tool to drop and dispose of frivolous and unrelated cases even before they are acted upon, thereby reducing the workload of election machinery on ghost complaints.

IF you find any violations – use cVIGIL today!

Android: http://bit.ly/2IIsZpW   iOS: https://apple.co/2IINqDl

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Open Signal – measure your data speeds

OpenSignal is an award winning app,  packed with features to help you accurately measure the everyday experience you receive on your mobile network. It includes download speed, upload speed and latency test, test speeds on cellular or wifi. It also retains a history of speed tests, visualized on a map or list.

The speed test allows you to find out the location at which the signal is strongest, and also compare cellular and wifi speeds. Network availability and speed stats are stored and listed based on your own experience as well as the experiences of others – whether on your own service provider or on other networks.

Coverage maps are available for all operators and zoom in to street level. The coverage maps are based on the signal experienced by users. The data is collected by crowd sourcing and is fairly representative. You could use this information to download maps before visiting areas with weak or no signal.

Overall, a very useful tool to understand your mobile connectivity efficiency.

Android: http://bit.ly/2R1PGqf           iOS: https://apple.co/2R1PIOT

 

Humorcast – Hilarious Weather

There are types and types of Weather Forecast Apps – this one has Humor! You check the weather, why not laugh as well?

Start your day off on the right foot with HumorCast: the original funny weather app. Baked-in are 1000s of phrases ready to complement the awful weather. And, there are  100s of beautiful backgrounds taken by world-class photographers and paired precisely to each weather condition? And best of all, it is easy-as-pie to share so you and your friends can LOL together.

The weather forecasting is hyperlocal and accurate and has no ads. There is a profanity-meter built in to adjust to your tastes. And the voice forecasts can be in different accents, pitches, rate!  Many more features for you to discover, once you install the app!
Now, just sit back and enjoy the weather!!

Voter Helpline

Elections are fast approaching and you need to verify your presence on the Voter List. Voter Helpline from the Election Commission of India helps you do that. Just download the app and look for your name on the Electoral Rolls – Enter your name, and there you are! If your name is unique, you will land with your details on record, such as Assembly Constituency, District, State, Part No. and Sr. No. If your name is not unique, you may have to fill in some more details about your age, sex, area, etc. and you will home in to your record in a fraction of a second.


You can even submit online forms for New Voter Registration, shifting to a different constituency, Deletion or Objection in the electoral roll, correction of entries & Transposition within Assembly. It is possible to register complaints related to Electoral Services and track its disposal status. There are various FAQs on Voter, Elections, EVM, & Results.

One of the better Government of India Apps for the lay user. Go for it!

Android: http://bit.ly/2NCpTEI

OBV – Used Car,Bike,Scooter & Mobile Valuation Tool

Orange Book Value (OBV) is India’s first & only algorithmic pricing engine to find the Fair Market Price of any used vehicle and used mobile phones in 10 seconds for free.

OBV covers a wide spectrum of vehicle categories including cars, motorcycles, scooters, bicycles and planes – covering 40K+ products from 150+ makes, and 5000+ models.  With OBV, you never have to pull a number from the hat or guess when pricing a used vehicle. The best part is that OBV is completely free.

In addition to this, OBV Premium Valuation Report has been launched that enables you to get more statistics and data which can help them take a well-informed decision while buying or selling a used vehicle.

Using OBV is easy: Just enter the make, model, year, trim and kilometres driven to get the fair market price of any used vehicle. Since launch, OBV has seen 210 Million+ pricing queries and adoption from 15K+ auto dealers across India. Get your FREE report now!

Android: http://bit.ly/2ytdXhh    iOS: https://apple.co/2yrXny5

Otter – Voice Notes

Otter is a smart note-taking app that empowers you to remember, search, and share your voice conversations (for English only).

It creates smart voice notes that combine audio, transcription, speaker identification, inline photos, and key phrases. It helps business people, journalists, and students to be more focused, collaborative, and efficient in meetings, interviews, lectures, and wherever important conversations happen.

The free version gives you 600 minutes of transcription per month with unlimited cloud storage of all your conversations. You can record audio via internal mic or Bluetooth device, or import existing recordings. You can even take photos (e.g. of a whiteboard, a slide, a presenter) while you record to add visual context to your conversations inline.

A must have app for recording Voice Notes

Android: http://bit.ly/2zDHcjh    iOS: https://apple.co/2zEGLVN

www.Cam-Recorder.com

Cam-Recorder is a simple tool to create videos online or even offline. Just click on the Record button and start recording. It uses your microphone and  webcam to create the recording. (Remember to give permission to your camera and microphone before you start.) It uses native recording capabilities of your browser, so you do not need anything else.

The recording takes place locally. So, after the recording is over, you can save it on your local hard disk. After saving it, you could send it to any recipients via email, Whatsapp or any other mode of sharing.

Your recording is never transferred to any remote system unless you choose to. You can upload it, if you so desire, and mark it as public or private or unlisted. It also gives you an option to automatically upload it to Youtube.

All in all, a very simple Video Recording tool.

www.Cam-Recorder.com