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Best Android apps of 2016

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Android app store never ceases to amaze with the apps it has to offer. There are so many that have become instant user favorite this year. If you’re looking for stuff that is tried and tested among the community with super hit ratings then look no further. These are some of the best Android apps available in the market that you would want to look at.


is an app that keeps your Android device safe during browsing on public wi-fi. It is one of the most trusted apps in the virtual private network industry. It is fast and safe. The app is also boasting an SSL secured network with 256-bit encryption not to mention an unlimited bandwidth and speed. It has servers in 78 countries and is one of the best VPN Android app in the market.


is an awesome weather app among the clutter on Google Play Store. It is simple in design and shows the current weather along with a forecast of 12 weeks. It has other fun stats encrypted in it as well. The app has minimal design and is available for $1.99. The free version comes with ads but it is one of the must try apps available on Android.

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Google Drive Suite

is basically a life saver when it comes to managing cloud computing files. The cloud storage solution gives up to 15 GB of free space upon signing up. If also links with Microsoft office documents. The suite includes access to Google Slides, photos, docs, sheets and Google Keep.

Google Maps

Next up is another Google app which has dominated the navigation scene. Google Maps is one of the best Android App in the market. It provides accurate navigations and directions to places like rest stops and gas stations. They also allow offline maps which is one of the most important feature.

Google Now

is a personal assistant app which is free. To be honest this is one of the best there is out in the market for managing day to day schedules and tasks. Not only does it provide weather updates, customize your reading list and manage flight information it also provides access to information through voice searching.


It can be tough managing so many passwords for social networking sites. LastPass is available as the answer on Android app store. The app manages password for your mobiles and keeps them safe. It also auto-fills the password for sites and apps so no need to remember everything. The app also generates hard to hack passwords for users. LastPass is one of the best apps for managing passwords and login information.

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formerly known as CloudMagic is an app where clients can login and manage their email addresses. It costs $49.99 per year. The app grew to be a hit where users can take advantage of integration features like Trello, Evernote and Google Calendar. However, if you’re serious about managing your email accounts then this one is for you.

Pocket Casts

Those who enjoy Podcasts will love Pocket Casts. The app costs $3.99 on the app store and allows users to stream and download various podcasts. It has audio only and video support so just about anything imaginable is possible. The sign in feature also syncs in the podcasts across devices.  Pocket Cast is one of the best Android apps for podcasts.

Solid Explorer

costs $2.99 but is fantastic at browsing files. It has a material design with archiving support along with support for the popular cloud services. The app can support files such as FTP, SFPT, WebDav and CIFS/SMB. It is stable and safe.



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