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15 free-to-play Android games that don't suck

While we generally tend to advocate for games you actually buy once and just can play unimpeded, no one's gaming budget is unlimited. Believe it or not, there are some good free-to-play Android games out there, and I figured it would be a good idea to round up some of the better such titles on the Play Store as a worthy follow-up. So if you're looking for a few mobile games that can offer hours of fun without the need to spend any money, then this is the roundup for you.

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The best Android games, 2020 edition: RPGs, shooters, platformers, racing, PC ports, and more

We've updated our best-of-the-year game roundup to add in some of our favorite titles from 2020, with 15 new games rounding out our list. If you're running out of movies and TV to stream, books to read, and hobbies to distract yourself, there's probably a mobile game or two you'll be interested in here. This is a hand-selected list, and whether you prefer premium releases or free-to-play titles, you should be able to find more than a few games to suit your needs. I've also included an honorable mentions list at the bottom of the page for the titles that didn't quite make the cut, and I even have a best-of WTF listing to really round things out.

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Venmo, Zelle, PayPal, Cash app, and Google Pay compared: Which is the best money transfer service?

Even under lockdown, there are a lot of reasons you might need to split up a bill or send someone some money. But picking one can be a bit of a chore, and signing up for all of them even more so. Still, these services are far more convenient than using clumsy bank ACH transfer tools or, as is hardly thinkable right now, cold, hard cash. And if you're still splitting the bill with cash, frankly, you're doing it wrong — to get the most from your money in the digital age, you should be using a peer-to-peer (P2P) payment app.

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18 new Android games from the week of April 20, 2020

Welcome to the roundup of the new Android games that went live in the Play Store or were spotted by us in the previous week or so. Today I have the surprise release of Fortnite, a fantastic turn-based adventure game in the This Is the Police series, and the regional soft-launch for a Crash Bandicoot auto-runner. So without further ado, here are the more notable Android games released during the week of April 20th, 2020.

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11 new and notable Android apps and live wallpapers from the last week including Facebook Gaming, Beats and Loops, and OpenRoaming (4/18/20 -4/25/20)

Welcome to the roundup of the best new Android applications and live wallpapers that went live in the Play Store or were spotted by us in the previous week or so. Today I have Facebook's Twitch competitor, an enjoyable music creation app, and a Wi-Fi app from Cisco designed for secure public Wi-Fi connections. So without further ado, here are all of the notable Android apps released in the last week.

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19 new Android games from the week of April 13, 2020

Welcome to the roundup of the new Android games that went live in the Play Store or were spotted by us in the previous week or so. Today I'm glad to announce the arrival of Dead by Daylight Mobile, a buggy yet fun asymmetrical survival horror game. I also have the latest point and click adventure from Jesse Makkonen, and a collection app that contains 30 flip-phone-era games from Gameloft. So without further ado, here are the more notable Android games released during the week of April 13th, 2020.

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20 new and notable Android apps from the last two weeks including Quibi, Plexamp, and Plex Dash (4/4/20 - 4/17/20)

Welcome to the roundup of the best new Android applications that went live in the Play Store or were spotted by us in the previous two weeks or so. Today I have a new video streaming service app and two useful releases from Plex, not to mention a handful of other useful titles. So without further ado, here are all of the notable Android apps released in the last two weeks.

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18 new Android games from the week of April 6, 2020

Welcome to the roundup of the new Android games that went live in the Play Store or were spotted by us in the previous week or so. Today I have the drop-dead gorgeous puzzle-platformer GRIS, the arrival of Thatgamecompany's Sky: Children of the Light, and the fantastic run-and-gun platformer Door Kickers: Action Squad. So without further ado, here are the more notable Android games released during the week of April 6th, 2020.

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60 of the best Android games for kids between the ages of 2-8

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Finding quality Android games for children can be tough since so many titles are designed around greedy in-app purchases. This is why I've gone out of my way to dig up some of the better options out there to create a roundup of the best games for kids that forgo the typical monetization mobile games are known for. Keep in mind, this is a running list, and so I've updated the roundup today in order to clean up the current selections, and of course, I've added a bunch of new games to the list. This means you can now pore through sixty titles (in order of price) that are broken up between two pages (for easier navigation on mobile), and they range from educational games to breezy entertainment.

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Get fit with your phone: 15 great apps to help you work out from home (Update: More apps)

Ever since we've been asked to work from home, I've received a bunch of messages from my friends and coworkers asking me about home workout apps to stay fit. Instead of privately sharing my recommendations with them, I preferred to make them more widely available here. I've chosen ten apps from the Play Store that are highly-rated and can help most people continue to exercise while confined, including cardio, body weight, and high intensity training.

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