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Allows for easy handling of 7z archives.
A Better Camera
Price: free, $4 for pro version
Advanced camera controls and other cool features like customizable HDR.
Price: free, prices vary for Premium version
Allows remote control of an Android device from a "real" computer (to a degree).
Alarm Clock Xtreme
Price: free, $1.99 for ad-free version
The most granular alarm settings I've ever seen.
Price: all free
You'll need to enable Unknown Sources to install these,
so be careful where you download apps.
While it has other stuff, its core functionality is NFC payments.
It does this well, and works anywhere that Apple Pay is supported.
ASTRO File Manager
Price: free, $3.99 for ad-free version
Copy and move files, deal with cloud storage, and more with ease.
Automatic Call Recorder
DISCLAIMER: not all states are one-party states. Check your local laws.
The only app of its kind I've found to work with the Note 4.
Shows detailed text or graph logs of battery level and temperature.
Boats for Voat
Currently the most useful mobile client for Voat,
a censorship-free reddit alternative.
You just might not need a scanner anymore. It's that good.
Supercharges Google Now with lots of extra goodies added to voice control.
The Android equivalent of WinDirStat - shows disk usage visually.
Offers some functionality that Chrome doesn't,
and often works when Chrome displays weirdly.
Reads barcodes such as QR and UPC, and can OCR certain info for you.
Simple, functional note-taking with reminders
The closest thing to iMovie for Android.
Price: free, $5.99 for ad-free version
The VLC of Android, before VLC was on Android.
Everything you might want in a media player.
An unobtrusive HUD that's only there when you need it
and includes handy shortcuts like a flashlight.
Notification mirroring and cross-device sharing made easy.
One of those apps you'll use constantly without realizing it's even there.
reddit is fun
Price: free, $1.99 for golden platinum edition
Currently the most useful mobile client for reddit,
an online news aggregator with social commentary.
reddit may actively censor unpopular opinions.
Consider using Voat instead of or in addition to reddit,
or Boats for Voat on mobile.
End-to-end encrypted voice communications - works great with TextSecure.
Works over a data connection.
Another self-explanatory one; tell it your screen size and it's ready to go.
Price: free, $5.99 for ∞ version
What's that song? Let your phone listen and it'll tell you in a heartbeat.
One-step connection speed test. Be careful if you're on a capped data plan.
Play Store description nails it: "Total Automation, From Settings to SMS."
tl;dr Makes anything trigger anything.
Control your computers from your phone wherever there's internet.
SMS heaven. Popup messages that disappear when replied to is the main draw.
Works great with Pushbullet and Android Wear.
End-to-end encrypted text communications - works great with RedPhone.
Works over a data connection.
Everyone knows what this is. App has goodies like handwriting and voice.
suggestions can be directed to
/u/snorbinmop or mynameis (at) brendanbehanna.com
and in the interest of transparency, the changelog