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35 of the best Android games released in the last year

35 of the best Android games released in the last year

Finding new and interesting games on the Play Store isn't always easy, which is why I'm always creating new roundups to highlight the better titles out there. Today I have a fresh update for everyone that includes seven new titles added to our running best-of games list, bringing the roundup up to date for 2021. So if you've been on the hunt for new and enjoyable mobile games that have landed on the Play Store in the last year but have been coming up short, this roundup is for you.

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35 of the best Android apps released in the last year

35 of the best Android apps released in the last year

The Play Store doesn't always make it easy to discover new and exciting apps for your Android device, and so I've taken the time to collect the best apps released on the Play Store in the last year, newly updated for 2021 with eight new listings. This way, everyone can see what they might have been missing out on. Today's list is comprised of 35 interesting, unique, or just flat-out useful titles that are definitely worth checking out. So if you're on the hunt for new and exciting apps to load up on your favorite Android devices, this roundup has you covered.

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35 of the best Android games with controller support in 2021

35 of the best Android games with controller support in 2021

After all these years, Google still doesn't inform its customers if Play Store games offer controller support. Worse yet, the developers rarely do either. This means gamers are left to their own devices to figure out which games support the feature, and so I'm here to help where I can. Today's roundup offers 35 top-tier Android games that include controller support, newly updated for 2021. So if you have a hankering for quality Android games that can be played with physical controllers, this roundup is for you.

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25 of the best co-op games on Android in 2021

25 of the best co-op games on Android in 2021

Mobile games don't get the attention of console and PC games, and so it can be hard to find what you're looking for since so few mobile games have been organized in any meaningful way. This is where I come in, I have put together a roundup of the best co-op games available on the Play Store, and this is a running list, now updated for 2021. So if you've been on the hunt for some awesome co-op title to play with your friends or significant other, then today's roundup is for you.

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11 of the best and most useful Android widgets you can get

11 of the best and most useful Android widgets you can get

Not too long ago, Apple introduced homescreen widgets on iOS. Naturally, this leads to a renewed interest in the form factor across all platforms, including Android. And since Android app developers have had a lot more time to perfect their homescreen widgets, it's no wonder that there are many polished homescreen decorations out there. Here are a few of our favorite ones.

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20 of the best free-to-play Android games available in 2021

20 of the best free-to-play Android games available in 2021

Mobile games are often considered bottom-of-the-barrel, thanks to so many greedy free-to-play titles that have taken advantage of their customers over the years. But this doesn't mean there aren't any quality F2P titles out there. You just have to dig a bit, which is exactly what I've done in order to elevate some of the better options out there. Below you'll find a running list of quality free-to-play games, newly updated for 2021, with a changelog at the bottom of the page. Keep in mind, some of the titles may contain excessive IAPs, but I've made sure to select games that offer fair pacing for free and paying players alike.

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17 of the best weather widgets available on Android in 2021

17 of the best weather widgets available on Android in 2021

Weather apps are a dime a dozen on the Play Store, and since so few offer screenshots of their widgets, it can be tough to know what they actually bring to the table. This is why I took it upon myself to compile a list of the better weather apps out there that offer useful widgets, going so far as to take screenshots of these widgets so that everyone can see exactly what they're getting. This is a running list that is continually updated, and today I've added four new listings for 2021.

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The 5 best free password manager alternatives for LastPass on Android

The 5 best free password manager alternatives for LastPass on Android

LastPass changed its pricing on March 16, 2021, making its free tier a much less attractive option. But thankfully, there are many alternatives that basically replicate LastPass's features 1:1, so if you're not ready to pay a fee for a service that used to be free, you can simply switch to the competition. Here are a few password managers that should be the most familiar if you've used LastPass before, complete with instructions on how to switch.

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24 of the best classic games on Android remade with a modern design (Updated for 2021)

24 of the best classic games on Android remade with a modern design (Updated for 2021)

Today's roundup is centered around classic games that have been updated with modern graphics, often known as remasters or enhanced editions. These are all older titles in the grand scheme of things, but they've all been updated with modern aesthetics to support modern Android devices. In total, I have 24 games to share with everyone, having cleaned up the list while adding in some new additions. I'd also like to point out that this roundup also serves as a sister list to my retro port roundup, so if you're looking for even more classic games, make sure to check out the companion article.

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The best smart home control apps for your Android phone

The best smart home control apps for your Android phone

Controlling your smart devices with a speaker is very convenient, especially when you're busy cooking or are far from your phone. Most importantly, Alexa and Assistant work with a great number of devices and allow you to control all of them without worrying about which bulb or plug works with what platform.

Sadly, there are times when using your voice isn't a great option, either because your "smart" speaker isn't so intelligent and doesn't get what you're saying, or you just want to be keep things silent.

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