For watching music videos, live performances, and other music-related content, Vevo is arguably the best app on the market.
The Office for iPad apps are a great middle ground between desktop and smartphone versions, and are a must-have for frequent Office users.
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.
Despite a few hiccups, 8 Ball Pool is an addictive, straightforward billiards app that is endlessly entertaining, whether you're a pool shark or not.
Manything can't match the video quality and options of some traditional Wi-Fi cameras, but there's no easier way for iOS users to experiment with DIY home security.
If you're a dedicated Windows 8 hater, the update to Windows 8.1 isn't going to change your mind. For everyone else, this collection of tweaks, fixes, and new features is useful, but everything here should have shipped in the original version last year.
Windows 10 delivers a refined, vastly improved vision for the future of computing with an operating system that's equally at home on tablets and traditional PCs -- and it's a free upgrade for most users.
As far as free theft-deterrent and motion-notification systems go, Salient Eye has the lock on simplicity.
Evoland is worth your money for a fun romp through adventure-gaming history as you slowly unlock new technologies and better graphics.
Apple Music has a lot of potential, but its iCloud Music Library bugs and confusing interface keep it from edging out Spotify for now.
DirecTV Now delivers an impressive mix of channels for the money, but people who prioritize a cloud DVR should look elsewhere.
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.
BBM for Windows Phone is a great social networking option for BlackBerry fans, but competing chat apps offer more functionality, and have a far broader audience.
While it's currently iPhone-only, Tempo Smart Calendar is a worthwhile calendar app that integrates well with other services.
Wunderlist for Windows Phone is fast, free, task-management app that works anywhere you do, and couples cross-platform support with simple collaboration tools.
Even with the UI issues, you'd be hard-pressed to find another video editing app with more features than Videoshop.
If you're familiar with other video-chatting services, Glide offers more flexibility and features.
With better ways to search your contact lists, and tons more information for each contact, Humin is an excellent replacement for your iOS dialer.