New Delhi: With ICC T20 World Cup on, cricket fans must be finding ways to dump all their chores and stick to TV screens. But what if you run out of options and you have to do your work no matter what? Well no worries as mobile applications available in market can keep you updated with the game on the go. The android applications for cricket updates are listed below:
This application provides live scores, cricket updates and other information about the game. It keeps the user informed of ball by ball updates along with related videos and podcasts.
In case you can't manage to stick to your smartphone screen, you can put it on 'lean back' mode and the application makes sure that you don't miss out on the game. Users can also set the application to send 'push notifications' for every important happening like score updates, batsman milestone and fall of wickets.
NexGtv, the popular TV on the move service has tied up with ESPN (the official broadcaster of T20 World Cup) to facilitate all the cricket updates. You can watch live matches right on your mobile phone. Apart from this, it offers game highlights.
NexGtv offers about 100 channels through its Android application using bit rate technology so that users can have more of watching and less of buffering.
Live Cricket Score Widget
This app is less than 100 KB in size and this makes it light enough to quickly load and give live updates. Widget can be placed anywhere on the device screen. The most important feature of this application is that it doesn't hold other tasks, for instance you need not exit the application and start it all over again just to read an email. Live Cricket Score Widgets score updates even without turning on the application.
Cricketing goes social with PlayUp. This application not only provides live score and videos but also displays comments and suggestions from other users. It enables free discussions and you are free to join the live discussions from users across the globe. A private chat room can also be created in case one wishes to interact only with friends.
PlayUp covers variety of sports apart from cricket.
ICC T20 World Cup 2012
This one is seriously for those who follow cricket like their religion. ICC T20 World Cup 2012 does not even need active internet connectivity for updates; a few minute of data connectivity is enough to provide the match statistics.
It gives detailed information on T20 rules, so in case you feel something is not right, you can easily go through the regulations. It also provides information on participating teams and players.