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    Re: Features - QOTW: Which apps should every Android user have?

    Telegram/Line/Whatsapp/Hangouts...
    TouchPal X / Swift Key
    Google+
    Gmail
    Opera Mini
    Soundhound
    ES File Explorer
    Clean Master
    Flipboard
    Accuweather
    Zedge
    Soundcloud

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    Re: Features - QOTW: Which apps should every Android user have?

    WhatsAPP, Facebook App, Avast Antivirus, & temple run

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    Re: Features - QOTW: Which apps should every Android user have?

    MX Player
    ES File Explorer
    Amazon Kindle
    Audio Manager (Hide It Pro)
    Tapatalk
    Thumb Keyboard
    Avast

    And that's it really, I mostly just use my tablet these days to watch a couple episodes of Futurama at bed time, and occasionally if I need to sit and wait for someone in the car I use Kindle to read a little.

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    Re: Features - QOTW: Which apps should every Android user have?

    Google keyboard if not preinstalled
    Greenify
    ES File explorer
    Stickmount for USB OTG
    Spotify
    Adblock plus combined with Proxydroid to make it only for web browser
    Greenify

    Tools to root the device and install a custom ROM.
    Then Boeffla-config if you have the kernel installed
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    Re: Features - QOTW: Which apps should every Android user have?

    Titanium Backup - backups and syncing to google drive is great.
    AdBlock Plus - you know why.
    Teamviewer - fixing pc's from the pub is much nicer with pint in hand.
    ES File Explorer - sideloading apps.
    Ebay - its gotten better. Now if only ppl would post in the right sections.
    Whatsapp - world wide sms
    AndroIRC - IRC on the go.
    BBC Weather - why wait for the news
    Chrome and apps. Sync is king!
    InSSIDer - finding wifi
    Skype - chat/talk worldwide
    Soundhound - whats that damn tune!
    Winamp - Still whipping that llama's ass
    Wifi apps (my sky broadband lets me use Cloud hotspots. as does FastConnect app)

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    Re: Features - QOTW: Which apps should every Android user have?

    MX Player

    Whatsapp / LINE
    Skype

    Dropbox

    XE Currency converter

    Tapatalk

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    Re: Features - QOTW: Which apps should every Android user have?

    Just installed ES file explorer - thanks to everyone who recommended it! ls -l is all very well, but ....
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    Re: Features - QOTW: Which apps should every Android user have?

    probably use facebook more than anything.
    lots of the ones mentioned already here, Hotukdeals, es file explorer, kindle, VLC

    excellent little tool for network discovery and fast ip cataloguing is Fing
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    Re: Features - QOTW: Which apps should every Android user have?

    BubbleUPnP
    BBC news
    BBC Weather
    Chrome
    Viber
    Fing
    App Cache Cleaner
    Astro File Manager
    Drive
    OneDrive
    Swiftkey
    VPlayer
    These are my must haves

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    Re: Features - QOTW: Which apps should every Android user have?

    Things like keyboards, cameras etc are obviously subjective but my current main apps would be...

    TouchPal X keyboard
    Podcast Addict
    Textra for SMS
    MX Player media player
    Chrome browser (other Google apps like Maps etc are a given ofc)
    AppRemover
    Camera ZOOM FX
    Dropbox
    Fancy Widgets
    Falcon Pro for Twitter
    gReader for RSS
    QuickPic image viewer
    Screebl Lite screen orientation sensor
    TuneIn Radio
    ES File Explorer file manager

    Hope one or two of those will be of use to someone.

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    Re: Features - QOTW: Which apps should every Android user have?

    feedly, for keepingupto date with rss feeds.
    ebay and amazon apps are useful for searching on phone.
    camera zoom fx for its photo options.
    im+ for IM connections, useful for allowing multiple accounts in one client
    photo editor+ for editing photos on phone.
    xbmc remote
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    Re: Features - QOTW: Which apps should every Android user have?

    Nova launcher for sure, it's a no brainer.
    AVG Wifi On/Off it's great for saving battery
    Local public transport app
    VLC player

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    Re: Features - QOTW: Which apps should every Android user have?

    Mediamonkey is a great music player. Especially good if you use mediamonkey on PC as it links together seamlessly.
    I couldn't live without swiftkey, and the more you use it, the better it gets with predictions. It is worth the cost (especially when on sale), and now they've merged the phone and tablet version, it works well across any device you have.
    I do know everything, just not all at once. It's a virtual memory problem.

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    Re: Features - QOTW: Which apps should every Android user have?

    I don't think there's anything that every user should have. Most Android devices come with the basic stuff, and user needs vary a lot.

    One app I'd suggest is Amazon Appstore, because most users can find an occasionally attractive Free App of the Day.

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    Re: Features - QOTW: Which apps should every Android user have?

    My top 5 apps would have to be:

    MX Player
    AirDroid
    Chrome
    Dropbox
    gmote

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    Re: Features - QOTW: Which apps should every Android user have?

    Kii - swype type keyboard and does Japanese as well free. Useful If you need it.

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