Android Apps of the Week: Silent Text, MetroNap, PrivacyFix and More

Well, it's Friday, and despite it only being a four-day work week for many of you, we're still proud of you for making it to the end. Here are the best of the best Android apps we found this week, one for each day of working our fingers to the bone. » 9/06/13 6:00pm 9/06/13 6:00pm

Android Apps of the Week: Digg Reader, Dynamic Notifications and More

It's Friday, it's the weekend, it's Labor Day weekend — it's a good day to be alive. And for Android users who've been dying to get their hands on some sweet new apps all week, it's an especially good day. Check out the best of what's out there this week! » 8/30/13 6:00pm 8/30/13 6:00pm

Android Apps of the Week: Slack, Dots and More

Well, you made it all the way to Friday. Congratulations! Kick off your shoes, crack open a cold beverage, and download some sweet apps. Just like your old man used to do on Friday nights. » 8/16/13 6:00pm 8/16/13 6:00pm

Android Apps of the Week: Instagram, Quick Terminal, and More


Quick Terminal: Terminal apps aren't exactly known for being efficient as far as UI goes. QuickTerminal at least makes things a little easier on you by letting you store specific commands and assigning them to different shortcuts. The app already includes several basic commands like rebooting into recovery or… » 8/09/13 6:00pm 8/09/13 6:00pm

Android Apps of the Week: Zagat, Microsoft Office, and More


Zagat: Zagat's new app offers pretty much everything you can get on the website in both its iPhone and Android versions. You'll see Zagat reviews and summaries, directions to restaurants and night spots via Google Maps, news and videos from editors, and curated lists varying by city. Most notably, this is the first… » 8/02/13 6:00pm 8/02/13 6:00pm

Android Apps of the Week: Permissions Manager, NumberSnap, and More

Never forget a face, never miss a draft, and never let apps get personal info you don't want them to, all in this week's best Android apps. » 7/26/13 6:00pm 7/26/13 6:00pm

Android Apps of the Week: Floating Toucher, Locket, and More

With the rate we're all moving these days, we rarely take the time to slow down and enjoy life—even when we really want to. Fortunately, you don't have to go through it alone. This week's set of Android apps are all about making your life easier and more organized, so you can stay in touch with the people who… » 7/19/13 6:00pm 7/19/13 6:00pm

Android Apps of the Week: Command Center, Pearltrees, and More

Welcome to hot, sticky depths of summer. The initial giddiness has worn off, and in its wake you've found yourself knee deep in sweat and exhaustion. We're here to help. This week's Android apps are all about organization and giving you the tools you need to find that inner peace we all so desperately crave. Whether… » 7/12/13 6:00pm 7/12/13 6:00pm

The Best Android Apps of the Week: The World Didn't End (Yet)

Ashley's out this week, so you're stuck with me for your apps coverage. Did you know that I use a Windows Phone? There's a newish Domino's app for Windows Phone that is pretty good but also it tricked me into ordering a Domino's pizza when it came out, so I'm sort of holding a grudge. Here are some Android apps I… » 7/05/13 5:59pm 7/05/13 5:59pm

Android Apps of the Week: WiFiKill Downloader, Imgur, and More

This week was a little light on Android app quantity, but the quality of the ones we do have for you is pretty fantastic. Perhaps not entirely, well, 100% ethical in a certain WiFiKiller's case—but fantastic nonetheless. » 6/28/13 6:00pm 6/28/13 6:00pm

SMSAlarm, Fleksy, and More

This week's set of Android apps have a little something for everyone. Whether you're the creative type, a little bit of a space cadet (it's ok—we all are sometimes), or texting fiend looking for a better way to get the message across, we've got you covered. It's been a long week, so kick back, relax, and enjoy the… » 6/21/13 6:00pm 6/21/13 6:00pm

Android Apps of the Week: Basis Fitness & Sleep Tracker and More

This week's slew of Android apps comes with a wonderful balance of work, play, and information you'll actually need. There's a little something for everybody. » 6/14/13 6:00pm 6/14/13 6:00pm

Warmly, Vine, Google Keyboard, and More

This week Android got a few long-awaited additions to their app lineup, most notably the previously iOS-only Vine and a version of Google Keyboard made just for Android. Not to mention a few fun little apps that, while not technically necessary, do make our lives just a bit easier. And that's what it's all about. » 6/07/13 6:00pm 6/07/13 6:00pm

Jamstar, Real Racing 3, and More

Regretting that you never had time to pursue your rockstar ambitions? What about childhood fantasies of being a race car driver? Interior designer? Well, whatever your secret dreams may be (well, assuming they're one of the above), this week's slew of Android apps want to make them become a reality—a virtual one, but… » 5/31/13 6:00pm 5/31/13 6:00pm

Flickr, Snoopify, and More

These days, you can't turn around without some new photo-sharing app being thrown at you. And if you can't beat 'em, you might as well go along for the ride. We've got two of the newest right here for you, plus a speedier way to browse on your phone that's finally out of beta. » 5/24/13 6:00pm 5/24/13 6:00pm

Google Play Music, Hangouts, Kicksend, and More

What with Google I/O being this week, there are naturally some wonderful additions to Android's app family from the mothership herself. But that doesn't mean third party developers have just been sitting around twiddling their thumbs—this week's set of apps has offerings from everyone. » 5/17/13 6:00pm 5/17/13 6:00pm

Jiffy, Indigo, and More

With the rate everyone's moving these days, it's nearly impossible to slow down and enjoy life even when you want to. Fortunately, you don't have to go through it alone. This week's set of Android apps are all about making your life easier, more organized, and with all the information you'll need just a finger swipe… » 5/03/13 6:00pm 5/03/13 6:00pm

Sherpa, Google's One Today, and More

Google has some exciting things on the horizon for Android. Its foray helping with charity transparence is already in beta, and the GoogleGlass companion app is finally here, even if most people still aren't ready to drop $1,000 bucks for the hardware. » 4/19/13 6:00pm 4/19/13 6:00pm

Burner, Facebook Home, and More

This week saw a lot of iOS favorites finally coming to Android users. Even better, Android users got something an iPhone may never see: the no-longer-mysterious Facebook Home. » 4/12/13 6:00pm 4/12/13 6:00pm

Note Anytime, SOHO Social Launcher, and More

This week's slew of apps is all about alternatives. Whenever a major player starts hyping an apps, it's all pretty much anyone is going to talk about. But you'd be doing yourself a disservice to ignore the cornucopia of options at your fingertips. We give you a couple alternatives to two big recent releases along with… » 4/05/13 6:00pm 4/05/13 6:00pm