It's not a perfect communications app on Day 1, but the integrated, all-knowing Google Assistant bot sets Allo apart from the messaging competition.
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.
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.
A useful set of tools for creating graphics and visual stories for social media, Adobe Spark delivers nice results pretty easily.
The Gro app from Scott's Miracle Gro will combine data from other smart garden gadgets to guide you through growing your plant of choice.
Hound is a new app hoping to do everything for you. But is it better than Siri and Google Now?
Apple's new Music Memos app captures musical inspiration, while GarageBand adds a new AI drummer and loop arranger.
A free-with-registration iPhone app that produces attractive text-overlay-on-image graphics for social media, Adobe Post is fun and easy to use.
Ctrl+Console's Lightroom Sorter provides iPad-based controls for organizing your photos.
Google serves up a new app for music lovers called YouTube Music that organizes all the different versions of your favorite tunes into a central hub with guided paths for artists discovery and new music curation.
A solid photo-retouching iPad app for folks who need Creative Cloud integration, Adobe Photoshop Fix is useful, but would be more so with some additional features.
Bosch will expand its Home Connect app launched last year to smarten up fridges, washing machines, dryers, and coffee machines.
Magic Duels' tutorial mode is among the best ways to learn to play Magic, but interface problems and poor cross-device support mean the average player should look elsewhere for their fix.
It's so intuitive and simple that you could use the Drivemode app for Android while blindfolded, but don't try that while driving.
Apple Music has a lot of potential, but its iCloud Music Library bugs and confusing interface keep it from edging out Spotify for now.
Apple has announced its own app that provides the same kind of news aggregation service as the popular Flipboard app.
Free unlimited storage, automatic backup and fun editing effects make Google Photos one of our favorite tools for wrangling your photos.
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.