Duo is Google's answer to Apple's FaceTime, and the company swears that the video-calling app is totally different than Hangouts.
If you like the original Temple Run or enjoy running games, Temple Run 2 is an excellent sequel with tons of new content, beautiful graphics, and more heart-pounding escape game action.
With an interface that lets you browse headlines quickly, customize your channels and read the news offline, SmartNews is an excellent free alternative to other popular news apps.
Even if you don't care to post your scores or challenge your friends on Facebook, Candy Crush Saga is an incredibly addictive game that fans of Bejeweled are sure to love.
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.
Even with its issues, Modern Combat 5: Blackout is still the best first-person shooter on smartphones and tablets.
As far as free theft-deterrent and motion-notification systems go, Salient Eye has the lock on simplicity.
Trivia Crack is a fun trivia challenge with friends and strangers, just be aware of in-app and pay-to-win purchases.
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.
Evoland is worth your money for a fun romp through adventure-gaming history as you slowly unlock new technologies and better graphics.
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.
MyMail has all of the standard features you'd expect in a modern e-mail app, but nothing that stands out as a must-have feature.
If you're familiar with other video-chatting services, Glide offers more flexibility and features.
Cheaper than buying individual books, Scribd offers most of the books you want to read for a low monthly cost.
Tastemade is a fast and easy way to create a multi-clip video review even if it lacks deep customization options.
If you're looking for a new app to apply filters and various effects to your photos, Retrica gives you tons of options.
Lollipop is a tasty update with a candy-colored, cohesive design and updated core features.
Though there's not much to distinguish Path Talk from competing chat clients, the Places feature is reason enough to download the app.