If you are one of the many who have recently bought their first Android phone you’ll no doubt want to find some great apps to fill it with. But which one’s? These are some of the most highly popular, so far ranked as the best for 2013, that fall under several different categories, As you’ll see some are quite new while others have been around for a while, and there’s a little something for everyone.
4 Pics 1 Word
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4 Pics 1 Word is a great game that challenges your brain and what you perceive to be seeing. To play, you are presented with four pictures for each turn. All four photos are related by a single word, and your objective is to create that word from a group of letters provided to you. The game is designed to trick your brain and tests your ability to find a commonality between the four distinct photos. You are also provided with clues that involve displaying a letter or removing a letter from your letter collection. Download the app here.
Avast Mobile Security
Avast Mobile Security is an essential app for all Android powered smartphones. It is free and includes a number of security features that are meant to keep your device clean. The virus engine is updated daily, just as it is on the computer version, and you can use features such as app management, battery manager and safe web browsing. Set schedules for scans and even scan apps as you download them. Download the app here.
Beautiful Widgets costs $3.29 on Google Play and allows you to add many widgets of your choice to your Android smartphone so that you have quick and easy access to it. It also allows you to customize your home screen so that you can make it more personal. Set it so that the weather forecast for a full five days shows on your screen. Download the app here.
WhatsApp Messenger continues to be the top text messenger app across multiple platforms, including Android. It is free and allows you to enjoy sending and receiving text messages to and with anyone you want who also has the app. Send texts, photos and audio messages to anyone in the world. The app works by connecting to your smartphone’s Wi-Fi or cellular data. It allows you to conserve your text messages in your plan when you are running low, which can save you money. Download the app here.
Instagram is the most popular photo enhancing and sharing app for both iPhone and Android. Use it to touch up your photos with cool filters and easily share them on social networking websites like Facebook, Twitter or Tumblr. It is fun and easy to use. Download the app here.
Jonathan Gordon is an enthusiastic copywriter who writes for a variety of business websites, including a number of specialist employment solicitors.