Tag Archive: Apps


Google Docs and Sheets get their own Android apps

Google has released two new apps for Android, one for Docs and one for Sheets. The two apps are dedicated to viewing and editing text documents, as opposed to the Google Drive app, which shows all of your documents in one place. It’s a way to easily find all of your documents of a single type.

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Job listings hint at official Reddit apps for Android and iOS

Reddit is a super-popular social networking site focused on news aggregation alongside general findings that people come across. You can literally locate any topic you can think of and if a section (or ‘subreddit’) hasn’t yet been dedicated to this topic, it’s simple to get started and create a new home for everything cats, dogs and even piercings in the weirdest places.

The website does not have official apps available and rather relies on third-party alternatives.  [Read More…]

Apps of the Week: Amazon MP3 Mover, Clumsy Ninja, Fenix for Twitter and more!

See the apps we have installed on our own phones and tablets this week

We’re wrapping up yet another strong month of Apps of the Week columns, each of which bringing the latest apps that the writers here at Android Central are using. Nothing special about the last post of the month, though — we’re going to keep showing off the apps that are on our phones and tablets today just like we always do. This  [Read More…]

Amazon giving away one dozen music apps worth $40 today

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Amazon on Friday is giving away twelve music-related Android apps as part of its Free App of the Day program. Indeed, the entire collection is worth $ 40 and you can grab all of them if you choose. There are a number of familiar and popular names here, including TuneIn Radio Pro and Shazam Encore. If you don’t plan to use or play with it  [Read More…]

Amazon Appstore offering 12 premium music apps for free today

The Amazon Appstore is offering several music apps for free as part of its Free App of the Day program. The apps, collectively worth over $ 40 at their regular prices, cover every thing from radio to music creation.

Study shows that Samsung users spend little time on bloatware apps

You’ll notice in just about every non-Nexus device review we’ve done over there past few years that there are comments about the pre-installed apps that come on these device, and we’ve always wondered why they’re there and who really uses them. Turns out the answer to the second part of that question is “just about nobody.” Strategy Analytics dug into their AppOptix data to look at the usage patterns of real world more than 250 users  [Read More…]

Android 4.4.3 tipped by one of Google’s apps

App that helps schools set up tablets mentions Android 4.4.3 in recent changelog

Android 4.4.3 still hasn’t been officially announced or anything, but it’s still officially pinging our servers, and not in a way that suggests it’s just kids playing with their build.prop file. And on April 16 the Google Edu Device Setup app — an official app straight from Google that helps set up tablets purchased through Google Apps for Education — was updated for Android 4.4.3  [Read More…]

Apps of the Week: Alpha Zero, Bloom.fm, Zoodles and more!

Another wonderful roundup of apps from the writers at Android Central

Another week is in the books, and that means it’s time for the latest edition of our Apps of the Week post. We round up a single app picked by each of the writers here at Android Central and put them on display every Saturday afternoon. The apps we pick out never have to follow a theme or a certain purpose — all that matters  [Read More…]

Amazon holding Appstore Easter egg hunt, offering discounts and Coin rewards on selected apps

Amazon is holding a digital Easter egg hunt in its Appstore, offering discounts and rewards on several apps through tomorrow. Several popular games and apps are featured in the hunt, including NBA Jam, Candy Crush Saga, and Frozen Free Fall.