Everyone nowadays has a smartphone, tablet or other handheld device. Gone are the days when online gaming was only for geeks. Grandparents and grandchildren alike are all downloading apps and playing all sorts of games, reading e-books and so on. With so many to choose from, it’s hard to know which the best are. Here are ten apps set to become popular in 2013 and do amazingly well.
Apps Set to Become Popular in 2013
Facebook: As always in recent years, this behemoth of a social networking site is once more on the list of tops apps for 2013. With the newspapers all talking about social networking addiction it is no wonder that we cannot get enough of “poking” and “liking.”
Chrome: This is a free to download web browser which is similar to the one which you can download for your own personal computer. With its minimalistic appeal and functionality, this is a favorite for all mobile web users.
OfficeSuite Pro 6: Priced at $10.00 from the Android store, this app brings together each and every one of your office documents in one little smartphone.
It allows you to create, edit and share all your files. There is also a PDF viewer bundled in with the app.
With full integration with Google services and Dropbox, you will find sharing files to be a real breeze with this app. However, if you need more cloud services for business purposes, additional cloud hosting services are a surefire way to go.
Evernote: Evernote is easy to navigate, free to download and will ensure that you stay perfectly organized from one day to the next. Create voice reminders, keep photos, and create lists with this app. This works in a cloud based way and everything is saved remotely. You can even share notes through Twitter and Facebook.
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Twitter: This is the bird that keeps chirping – for tweeting on the move in 2013, download the Twitter app to your mobile and stay in touch with your army of followers.
TuneIn Radio Pro: Downloading this app is perfect for listening to sport, music and the latest news from the world over. Gain access to well over 70,000 radio stations at any time of the day or night and with this version you can even record!
Angry Birds: Yes, this favorite game of youngsters everywhere is still set to be an extremely popular app in 2013. Unfortunately, the memorabilia will probably still be everywhere as well.
Skype: The popular VoIP and instant messaging service will go from strength to strength over the coming year. Stay logged in on your mobile when you are on the move so that you never miss an important call.
The Weather Channel: No matter whom you are and from what walk of life you hail from, everyone has an interest in the weather – this app is sure to keep you up-to-date on how to dress for the seasons.
Paper Toss: Strangely enough, this game is highly addictive and involves throwing crumpled paper balls into an old bucket. See if you can get a high score on the online worldwide scoreboard. It’s a great time-waster to play on commutes or when you have a spare ten minutes to kill.
Author Bio: Kane Dendle is a tech writer who is currently fascinated with cloud computing services, such as those with Macquarie Telecom’s Intellicentre.