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.
Duo is Google's answer to Apple's FaceTime, and the company swears that the video-calling app is totally different than Hangouts.
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.
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.
It's so intuitive and simple that you could use the Drivemode app for Android while blindfolded, but don't try that while driving.
Stellar performance and an intuitive layout make WPS Office a great choice for mobile editing.
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.
Check out Fyuse if you want a new way to capture images that are a mixture of a photo, video and GIF.
Adobe Document Cloud, its apps and applications look like a very good start, but you may want to wait a bit before jumping in with anything other than Fill & Sign.
Lyve is a fast and hands-off way to organize your photos if you don't want to do it yourself.
Three new apps from automation service IFTTT let you assign complicated tasks to a single button.
Despite the tricky advertising, Skyward is a fun free game that focuses on timing and keeping it together as you go for the high score.
Evoland is worth your money for a fun romp through adventure-gaming history as you slowly unlock new technologies and better graphics.
The Office Android apps are perfect for major and minor edits on the go.
Trivia Crack is a fun trivia challenge with friends and strangers, just be aware of in-app and pay-to-win purchases.
For rating and flagging photos already in Lightroom while you're killing time or for quick, rough edits, it's good. But the phone version of Lightroom mobile needs more features before it feels essential.
As far as free theft-deterrent and motion-notification systems go, Salient Eye has the lock on simplicity.
If you're looking for a spare number to deal with people from Craigslist or similar services, FreeTone does the job, but with the syncing problems and so many ads, there are better apps out there.