Duo is Google's answer to Apple's FaceTime, and the company swears that the video-calling app is totally different than Hangouts.
The free Presence app is a great way to experiment with home security -- just don't let its prominently-featured online store trick you into spending hundreds on accessories.
Pokemon Go has taken over your phone, the internet and our lives. Here's everything (and we mean everything) you need to know about the hit game.
Though you only get a few extra useful features, WhatsApp Messenger is an excellent choice for sending free texts across platforms, even internationally.
If you're a regular browser of YouTube videos, Jasmine is an excellent option with great navigation and added features to make your video viewing even better.
If you own a tablet with a good active stylus and you take a lot of notes, it's definitely worth giving MyScript Nebo a shot while it's free. But your mileage may vary.
For anyone looking for more reliable traffic data than Apple's and Google's stock maps applications, Waze is definitely worth a download.
If you're a more serious mobile photographer looking for an app to fine-tune your photos with, Snapseed is your best choice.
With a good selection of free TV shows and movies to stream, this app is a worthwhile download, even if the videos are in standard definition.
The popular digital automation service IFTTT comes to Android to do all of your tedious tasks for you.
For social-media butterflies who are into geotagging posts, Banjo's streamlined interface and useful location-aware tools make it worth a download.
With a streaming library that won't fill up your iPhone storage in the free version, along with excellent music discovery options and ad-free radio with All Access, Google Play Music is a great option for audiophiles.
Check out Fyuse if you want a new way to capture images that are a mixture of a photo, video and GIF.
Though it has some issues, Celestial is worthwhile for its relaxing, ambient sounds.
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.
Stellar performance and an intuitive layout make WPS Office a great choice for mobile editing.
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.
Apple Music has a lot of potential, but its iCloud Music Library bugs and confusing interface keep it from edging out Spotify for now.