Android apps that deserve a look


  • Launchers

  • Nova Launcher

    Freemium Android Android Tablet Website

    Nova Launcher is an highly customizable, performance driven, home screen replacement for Android 4.0+

    FEATURES
    • Color Themes
    • Icon Themes
    • Scrollable Dock (Keep all your favorite apps on the dock, with up to 7 icons per page and up to 3 pages.)
    • Customizable App Drawer
    • Change scrolling style, choose between horizontal paginated or vertical continuous
    • Scroll Effects
    • Infinite Scroll
    • Folder Icons
    • Backup/Restore
    • Widgets in dock
    • Widget Overlapping
    • Add multiple apps to the desktop or a folder at once
    • Select hidden activities from your favorite apps

    Nova Launcher Prime Features (Paid version):

    • Drawer Groups:
    • Unlimited custom tabs
    • Gestures
    • Hide Apps
    • Dock Swipes
    • Unread Counts (it works with Small Tesla Unread iconTesla Unread)

     

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  • Microsoft Launcher

    Free Android Website

    With Microsoft Launcher (formerly known as Arrow Launcher), you can personalize your Android device to match your style with wallpapers, theme colors, icon packs and more. With a Microsoft account or work/school account, you can access your calendar, documents, and recent activities in your personalized feed. You can even open photos, docs and webpages on your Windows PC to be productive across all your devices.

    KEY FEATURES
    · People at your fingertips. Have your most important people at your fingertips. Pin contacts to your Home screen and place them anywhere on the Home screen, dock or in folders.

    · Choose your look. Personalize the look and feel of your device by customizing your wallpaper, theme and accent colors, icon packs, gestures and more.

    · Personalized feed. See your most important information at a glance like news, calendar events, docs, contacts and more in your personalized feed. You can even set your feed as your default Home.

    · Continue on PC. Snap a pic on your phone and see it instantly on your Windows PC or continue editing an Office 365 document on your PC by linking your phone with your Windows PC.

    · Search the web and your phone in one place. Search the web or your files, apps, docs, messages and web results using Microsoft Launcher's universal search bar.

    · Gesture customization. With deep customization for gestures, you can double tap to lock your phone, swipe up for app drawer and more.

     

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  • Notifications

  • Join

    Commercial Windows Web Windows Mobile Android Windows S ... Chrome Xbox Website

    Join is a mobile and desktop application that lets you remotely control many aspects of your Android phone through Tasker integration, as well as send and receive files, SMS, screenshots. It also has universal copy/paste and screenshot mirroring.

    To sum it up, you can:

    • Sync your notifications across devices
    • Send SMS messages from any web browser
    • Copy your clipboard from one device to another
    • Push web pages
    • Take screenshots
    • Set wallpapers
    • Encrypt your pushes
    • Use all of this in Tasker
      and much more!

    You have 30 days to try out the app for free and can then unlock it with a one-time payment (no subscriptions in sight).

     

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  • Chat

  • Telegram X

    Free Android Android Tablet Telegram Website

    An alternative Telegram client based on TDLib, with higher speed, slicker animations and experimental features.

     

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  • Telegram

    Free Mac Windows Linux Web Android ... iPhone Android Tablet HUAWEI AppGallery Windows Phone iPad Apple Watch Linux Mobile Android Wear PortableApps.com FreeBSD Website

    Telegram is a messaging app with a focus on speed and security. It’s superfast, simple, and free. It is like SMS, but more powerful.

     

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  • Signal

    Free Mac Windows Linux Android iPhone ... Android Tablet iPad Ubuntu Touch Website

    Signal is a messaging app with an unexpected focus on privacy, combined with all the features expected from a modern IM app. Signal has received a lot of praise from all around the world for its security and privacy-respecting technologies.

     

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