The Swiss Army knife of translators!.
Google Translate is a go-to service: once you give it a try, you'll never know how you lived with out it. It has never been known for 100% accuracy, but for pure ease of use, language coverage and variety of features, you'd be hard pushed to find better.
January saw another big update - and the app now boasts….
It's neither Wave nor Buzz. It's something beyond and it looks great.. It may be that Google isn't Google's first attempt into social networking. What it's for sure is that it's its best.
Also, it may seem that launching the app when its web counterpart is still in betatesting stage is premature, but appropiate to a world where smartphones become….
Google brings Google's search bar to your Android. There's no need to open the browser. This app is basically a shortcut to the Google's search bar. Use it by launching the app from the app drawer or place a screenwidget of the search bar in your desktop. You will be able to easily search whatever you want as well as import your Google account sear….
A keyboard with gesture typing and predictive text.
Google Keyboard does everything expected of a keyboard these days. It has decent predictive, gesture typing, multiple themes and a mass of languages. The gesture typing isn't particularly accurate however, and there are only four themes available.
Google Keyboard has loads of options, gi….
Spoken feedback for native Android applications.
Google Talkback is a system level app that comes pre-installed on many devices, offering the blind and vision-impaired a tool to help them understand written text on their mobiles. It adds spoken, audible, and vibration feedback. You have to explicitly turn on Accessibility in order to be able to us….
Use this app to identify songs on the radio..
The Sound Search for Google Play app identifies songs that are playing around you. When a brand new song comes on the radio that you love, simply engage the widget, and it will tell you the song name, artist, album, and give you the option of purchasing the song through Google Play. It's easy to use, b….
Gesture Search allows you to search in the blink of an eye. Are you still tapping three times to find an app? Are you scrolling down and down and down to get to the contact you want to call? These kind of problems are over with Gesture Search.
Gesture Search lets you quickly find a contact, bookmark, app or music track. How does it do that? Once yo….
An image-based search engine based on your camera shots. Thus, it identifies products, famous landmarks, storefronts artwork, and popular images found online. It matches the image you catch with you camera with Google database in order to give your search results. Likewise, Goggles can translate the text you scan in English, French, Italian, German….
Google voice was a great calling app before it was deserted..
Google Voice lets you make local and international calls and text messages with your own specific Google number. The app works well, but isn't 100 percent compatible with the new Google Hangouts. Since Hangouts has upgraded, it looks as though this app has been abandoned by developers a….
All of Google's online document sharing and storage services in one free app.
If there was ever a must-have app, Google Drive is it. This all-in-one app gives you access to document sharing and storage in the cloud, combining what was formerly Google Docs and Google Sheets and Google Slides and so forth into one honkin' cloud storage facility. It'….
Save your thoughts quickly and easily. Google Keep is a helpful tool for the every day use that allows you to capture what's on your mind and recall it whenever you want.
The app enables creating checklists, voice notes, snap a picture and take notes, everything you need in order to remind yourself of the things you want to keep in your mind. Of co….
Your satellite view of the world. Thanks to its complete database you’ll get pictures, local info, layers, a 3D view -and much more- of almost any place on earth.
Far gone are the days of Columbus and his caravels: today, exploring the world is as easy as installing Google Earth mobile in your Android device. All you have to do is introduce the nam….
An interesting app that offers a second free number for your device.
Sideline is a cool app that gives you the freedom to have a second line on your phone that doesn't use Wi-Fi or data plans. Instead, it is a great number with super clear calling that allows you to talk to people that you don't want having your carrier line.
Organize your photos and look through them..
Photos is the new official Google app that lets you save and organize all the photos you take on your mobile, plus make a back-up copy of all your images. Its design is understated and smart, making browsing through the collections smooth and easy. Your photos are listed by date by default.
You can, of….
This is the official Android version of Chrome browser mobile. Google has worked hard to capture the essence of Chrome's desktop version into Android: simplicity and smoothness are guaranteed. Running away from the baroque, the design is minimalist, as it couldn't be otherwise coming from Google. Tabs-management makes it highly intuitive and its ad….
The right information at your fingertips, based on your context.
Google Now is omnipresent. The service, which you should already have installed in your device, provides extremely useful information 24/7, wherever you go. As you already know, Google knows everything about you. Now, Google isn't afraid to show it. This service will provide you with….
Type the Chinese characters you need.
Google Pinyin is a new way to add a Chinese keyboard to your mobile device. It has a number of functions that will assist you in getting the language right. With several screen interface optimization options, there is some usefulness here.
If you are looking for an alternate Chinese language function….
IM+ is an app that integrates multiple messenger accounts. This is the pro version of IM+ ($9.99) that includes extra features and its ad-free.
This is probably the multi-account messenger app that integrates more platforms: Skype, Facebook, AIM, MSN, Yahoo, ICQ, Jabber, Google Talk, MySpace, Vkontakte and Yandex IM. Just insane.
It has a user-frie….