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Pushbullet gets its first major update in ages with a new UI, adaptive icon, and dark mode [APK Download]

Pushbullet was one of the first apps that successfully made your Android notifications more accessible and useful. With Pushbullet, you can sync notifications to other devices, reply to messages on your PC, and so much more. Development of the app slowed down over the last couple of years, but Pushbullet comes roaring back today with a major update. There are various design changes based on material theming, easier navigation, new icons, and more.

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19 best new Android games released this week including G30 - A Memory Maze, Revolve8, and Devastator

Welcome to the roundup of the best new Android games that went live in the Play Store or were spotted by us in the previous week or so. This week I have a striking minimal puzzle game that tells the story of a person suffering from a cognitive disorder, an anime-themed Clash Royale clone from Sega, and a challenging twin-stick shooter from Radiangames. So without further ado, here are the most notable games released this week.

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33 temporarily free and 39 on-sale apps and games to kick off the weekend

Hey, there. It's Friday. Exciting, right? Well, you know what that means. Just before the weekend starts, it's time for a final round of app sales for the week. Enjoy, and I'll see you all next week.

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Google’s K-2 reading practice app Rivet adds smartphone support

We've recently told you about Rivet, a free reading-practice app for kids developed by Area 120, Google's experimental product division. Since the software is still in beta phase, it's continuously improving with better features and interface tweaks. The app was initially designed for tablets because they offer a better experience, and couldn't be installed on phones through the Play Store. The APK could still be sideloaded on handsets, though, but the interface didn't look pleasing compared to larger screens. However, the application has just been updated and now officially supports smartphones as well.

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MyScript Calculator 2 with AI-based handwriting recognition released on the Play Store for $3 (free for first week)

When it comes to using a calculator, have you been tapping buttons like a peasant? Those days are now behind you — French developer MyScript has launched its second-generation app MyScript Calculator 2, a handwriting-gesture-driven calculator that promises to translate your ugly scrawls into numbers. Its previous app, the free-to-download MyScript Calculator, racked up over 10M downloads with an average of 4.5 stars over 347K reviews on the Play Store. While Calculator 2 is a paid app, selling for $2.99, the developer has made it free for the first week.

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30 temporarily free and 45 on-sale apps and games for Wednesday

Welcome, all, to another round of app sales. Today's list is decent, containing some Asmodee games and Hitman Sniper. Otherwise, it's fairly standard, so enjoy and be sure to pop by on Friday for the last one this week.

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44 temporarily free and 77 on-sale apps and games to start the week

Welcome to the first full week of February. To get it started off right, I have quite a hefty list of app sales for you all. There are some goodies, like Sleep for Android and one of my favorite games, Neon Chrome. And I know some of you have lamented the lack of Wear OS watchfaces, so you'll be happy to know that there are a couple today.

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23 best new Android games released this week including Star Traders: Frontiers, The Escapists 2: Pocket Breakout, and Tony Hawk's Skate Jam

Welcome to the roundup of the best new Android games that went live in the Play Store or were spotted by us in the previous week or so. This week I have a fantastic sci-fi strategy game from the Trese Brothers, Team 17's latest take on their Prison Escape franchise, and an official Tony Hawk skateboarding game. So without further ado, here are the most notable games released this week.

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15 new and notable Android apps from the last week including ActionDash, Screen Crop, and Smart navigation bar (1/19/19 - 2/2/19)

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 two weeks or so. This week I have wellbeing app from the developer of the Action Launcher, a screen capturing app that has a live cropping function built in, and an app that's perfect for customizing your navigation bar. So without further ado, here are the most notable Android apps released in the last two weeks.

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44 temporarily free and 47 on-sale apps and games to start February

We're through January and MWC is right around the corner. To celebrate the new month, I have another list of app sales for you all. It's a lengthy one today, but it features a few games that are personal favorites of mine — particularly Sword & Sworcery and Planar Conquest, two titles that I install on every phone.

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