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5 free Daydream apps that put your charging phone to work

Don't let you phone sit idle while it's charging, make it display useful information.

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Decorate like a pro with these 10 interior design apps

Moving apartments or remodeling your kitchen? These apps will help!

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These four apps turn your phone into your workout buddy

No workout partner? No problem. Here are four apps that use social networking -- and perhaps a teensy bit of competition -- to motivate you to work out.

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How to set up Daydream: Android’s overlooked, customizable docking screen

Your phone can do so much more than show a blank screen while charging.

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Sygic's Speedometer app needs more leadfoots to build its speed-trap data

Let's be honest: The people who use this app want a heads-up on speed traps, but there aren't enough people reporting yet to make this feature useful.

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You Should Play: Smash Hit

This futuristic endless runner is so simple, yet so addictive.

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Hate working out? These apps make cardio fun

These apps will almost make you forget you're tired, sweaty, and totally not enjoying the treadmill.

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You Should Play: Monument Valley

This Escher-inspired perception puzzle game feels measured, polished, and perfectly thought-out.

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Give your lock screen a makeover with GO Locker

You don’t have to be stuck with whatever came with your phone.

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You Should Play: Lost Light

Lost Light is a surprisingly challenging arithmetic puzzler. It’s compelling as both a game and a work of (Disney) art.

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Family Guy launches FarmVille-esque game with a twist--an excellent narrative

Family Guy’s new resource management game is packed with goodies for fans.

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Organize (almost) every aspect of your life with these seven apps

Have you ever tried to use a basic calendar app to create a workout plan or organize your travel itinerary? It's not fun. Try these apps instead.

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Customize Android notification alerts, even without a dedicated light

No LED? No problem! There are other ways for your phone to grab your attention.

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You Should Play: Mikey Shorts

BeaverTap has basically done the impossible and brought us a simple, addictive, and smooth-to-play platform game with old-school flair.

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8 gorgeous widgets to pretty up your homescreen

iOS has nothing on these aesthetically-pleasing widgets.

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