Mobile Apps

Viber
REVIEW

Viber ( Android)

With audio and video calls and more features than most messaging services, Viber is the best option, but only if you can convince your friends to use it.

4 stars Editors' rating on 15 May 2015
WPS Office
REVIEW

WPS Office ( Android)

Stellar performance and an intuitive layout make WPS Office a great choice for mobile editing.

4 stars Editors' rating on 7 May 2015
reTXT
REVIEW

reTXT ( Android)

ReTXT gives you all the standard messaging features you're used to, but is worth getting for the added security and the ability to correct or delete sent messages.

4 stars Editors' rating on 7 May 2015
Celestial
REVIEW

Celestial ( iOS)

Though it has some issues, Celestial is worthwhile for its relaxing, ambient sounds.

3.5 stars Editors' rating on 1 May 2015
5 stars User rating out of 1 vote
Fyuse
REVIEW

Fyuse ( Android)

Check out Fyuse if you want a new way to capture images that are a mixture of a photo, video and GIF.

3.5 stars Editors' rating on 1 May 2015
Tiny Wings
REVIEW

Tiny Wings

Tiny Wings doesn't have as much depth as games like Angry Birds and Infinity Blade, but it's impressively simple and satisfying, and gorgeously presented. Overall, it's a delicious slice of mobile-gaming pie.

4 stars Editors' rating on 1 March 2011
4.5 stars User rating out of 1 vote

Typical price: £0.59

The Guardian for iPhone
REVIEW

The Guardian for iPhone

Although pricey, The Guardian's new iPhone app will save you a bundle compared to a subscription to the real newspaper. But you'll have to be prepared to read your news in a different way.

3 stars Editors' rating on 20 January 2011

Pricing not available

Infinity Blade
REVIEW

Infinity Blade

Infinity Blade is a technical triumph, and the gorgeous visuals alone are worth the price. But below the shimmering surface also lurks a really enjoyable game.

4 stars Editors' rating on 8 December 2010
4 stars User rating out of 3 votes

Typical price: £3.49

The Trainline
REVIEW

The Trainline

For planning journeys and booking tickets on the go, the Trainline app is well worth having. Just keep an eye on the fees.

3.5 stars Editors' rating on 29 November 2010

Pricing not available

Trainyard for iPhone
REVIEW

Trainyard for iPhone

Trainyard demands a good deal of patience, but you'll be rewarded -- this is one of the most satisfying and addictive iPhone games we've ever played. Beautiful presentation and brilliant sharing features don't hurt either.

4.5 stars Editors' rating on 26 November 2010

Typical price: £1.79