Google Appy Diwali - Apps to add shine to your festivities

Have an Appy Diwali: Apps For the Festive Season

Google has shorlisted mobile apps for celebrating this festival season with these mobile apps, which Google call it as a Appy Diwali, so lets see them. Diwali holds a special place in all our hearts. The festival of lights celebrates the spirit of prosperity through bonds of togetherness and we got the apps that will add colours of joy to your celebrations

OLX: Buy & Sell near you

Cleaning out your home this Diwali? Make money, while doing it on OLX. You can create an online listing to sell your used stuff easily in minutes and haggle over prices without giving away your contact details over chats. Find listings close to you and score amazing deals on used or re-sold items.

Nykaa - Beauty Shopping App

Whether you’re hosting guests or visiting friends and family, Nykaa will help you look your best. Search for cosmetics based on brands or categories and get makeup advice from videos featuring various experts. You will always find discounts running on major brands.

PicsArt Photo Studio: Collage Maker & Pic Editor

Time for that perfect Diwali-selfie or that elusive family portrait. PicsArt provides you great options to enhance your pics with popular filters, precise editing tools and loads of stickers. Create original art or doodle over a friend’s photo and create collages to cherish your Diwali memories.

Recipe Book

Impress guests or simply self-indulge by cooking delicious dishes during the festivities using RecipeBook. Watch videos, follow cooks, and create grocery shopping lists. “Shake N Make” and “Snap N Cook” features can also suggest recipes based on a selection or pictures of ingredients provided by you.

Gaana Music: Bollywood Songs & Radio

Funky Disco beats or some Carnatic music? Gaana’s vast song catalogue and search-friendly interface helps you play great music anytime. Buy a subscription to stream ad-free or simply play tracks from your phone. Listen to radio, browse top charts or find the perfect playlist for your Diwali party.

Urban Ladder: Furniture Online

Get designer furniture, carpets, decorative lamps, and modular kitchens with this app. You can also read blogs, watch videos or hire a consultant to help you decorate your home. Create and share your perfect furniture combo in “Moodboards”. There’s also an option to exchange old furniture for new.

Tez – A new payments app by Google

You might find yourself gifting 'shagun’ or splitting bills for Diwali get-togethers — Tez can help with speedy transactions. A UPI-based system removes the need for a wallet and keeps the money in your bank account. Audio QR helps you send and receive money without sharing your contact details.