Tag Archive: Apps


The best Wear OS Apps

You’re going to want to install these.

It’s a new day for Wear OS. Apps are no longer sidecar-style programs that share data back and forth from your phone. Instead, the apps are installed directly on the watch and run completely independently of the phone. This means apps need to be able to do everything on the watch, so design and functionality matter more than ever. Here’s a look at the Wear OS apps that work best  [Read More…]

Need a good laugh? Try these eight funny apps!

In need of some positive vibes? Install one of these funny apps on your Android smartphone and tablet and transform your frown into a smile.

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Eight alternative SMS apps for Android

Bored of your default SMS app? Try one of these alternative apps for texting, each of which comes with tons of great features. You’ll never go back to the old way again.

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T-Mobile parent company, Deutsche Telekom, will let users opt out of pre-installed apps

Software updates will also come directly from manufacturers.

For a lot of people, buying smartphones through carriers is still preferable over going the unlocked route. In addition to typically better financing options, most carriers always have some deal going on to help offset the cost of new devices. Unfortunately, as great as these two things are, carrier-branded phones are also plagued by pre-installed apps that nobody wants or asked for.

In a recent post on its official  [Read More…]

Best March Madness apps for Android in 2018

The NCAA Tournament is in full swing. These apps will help you keep up with your bracket.

Game on. The 2018 NCAA Tournament (that’s college men’s basketball, in case you’re not into such things) is underway. That means countless work hours lost over the next couple weeks, but specifically in these early days as we all pore over our brackets, hoping to avoid the bust and advance to the next round.

Sadly, we don’t all have televisions  [Read More…]

Education starts at home: nine educational apps for young children (age 3-to-6)

The fact that your child craves to use your Android phone doesn’t necessary have to be a bad thing. Install some educational games, so that he/she can learn something from the experience.

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These apps will help you make the most of St. Patrick’s Day

There are the apps to use to help you have a fun and safe St. Patrick’s Day!

Whether you like bar hopping, wearing green or just driving snakes out of places snakes shouldn’t be in, St. Patrick’s Day has something for everyone. If you are planning a night on the town, there are a few applications for your Android phone to help you!

Google Maps

The easiest way to find bars nearby is by firing up Google  [Read More…]

Daydream apps you can use laying down

All the fun of VR without all the work of sitting upright.

Whilst the Daydream View is an excellent way to experience VR for the first time, it is really designed for standing up and spinning around in 3 dimensions, after all, 360 degree video and images are the bread and butter of virtual reality. A lot of people though, myself included, want to be able to use it more as a portable big screen, allowing us  [Read More…]

Best Android apps for connecting your phone and your Windows 10 PC

Windows 10 and Android can play nicely if you know which apps to use.

Last month we looked at apps that allow you to connect iOS devices to your Windows 10 PC. But if you’re on Android and Windows 10, you don’t need to feel left out. There are a number of ways to connect your Android devices to your PC. In fact, due to the open nature of Android, there are even more options.

While  [Read More…]

Quick cash! Here’s five apps for selling your stuff to make a few bucks

In a pinch and need some extra money? Saving up for a vacation? Whether for an urgent need or part of a long term plan, you might consider trading in your junk for cash. Here are five free Android apps for selling your stuff.

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