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Best Android apps

With an ever-growing selection on Google Play, it can be near impossible to cut through all the clut

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News, analysis and tips on the Google Android operating system, and devices and apps that use it.

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WhatsApp Messenger

Though you only get a few extra useful features, WhatsApp Messenger is an excellent choice for sending free texts across platforms, even internationally.

By Apr. 19, 2013

4 stars Editor's rating Apr. 19, 2013

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Windows Phone 8.1

Windows Phone 8.1 is the best update yet, thanks to its revamped design and modern features, but it lags behind iOS and Android.

By Apr. 14, 2014

3.5 stars Editor's rating Apr. 14, 2014

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Aviate Beta (Android)

Yahoo-owned Android launcher Aviate groups your apps into collections and show them to you when the time (or location) is right.

By Mar. 6, 2014

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Parallels Access

Parallels Access is a must-have for iPad owners who need to control apps on their desktop PC.

By Aug. 27, 2013

4 stars Editor's rating Aug. 27, 2013

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Pebble Watch

With a major software update and new app store, the original Pebble gets a new lease on life -- a less stylish but arguably better value than the newer Steel.

By Feb. 10, 2014

3.5 stars Editor's rating Feb. 10, 2014
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How many downloads does it take to hit No. 1 in the App Store?

A marketing director counts up the number of daily downloads by country and reveals what it took for his company's app to top Apple's charts.

By Apr. 15, 2014

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​Uber gives startups 7-minute rides to pitch Google Ventures investors

Think you have the next big idea? Uber will send an investor to your door as part of its latest marketing tactic.

By Apr. 8, 2014

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Vinyet for iOS

Vinyet's tools for creating, editing, and publishing videos to Instagram or Vine are better than what you get with the services themselves.

By Apr. 9, 2014

4.5 stars Editor's rating Apr. 9, 2014

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Mailbox for Android

If you want an uncluttered, low-maintenance email client that will help keep your inbox organized and empty, Mailbox is the app for you.

By Apr. 10, 2014

3.5 stars Editor's rating Apr. 10, 2014

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Cook up IFTTT recipes on your iPad

With version 2.0 of the popular iOS app, iPad users can now create and manage their if/thens. Plus: push notifications!

By Apr. 8, 2014