Top 10 Best Samsung Galaxy S4 Apps

Published:10:42 pm EDT, September 4, 2013| Updated:5:59 pm EDT, November 6, 2013|
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Here's our list of the top 10 best Samsung Galaxy S4 apps that you need to download.

1. Evernote

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With 50 million users, Evernote is the best note taking app. The app has everything you need like being able to organize information from notebooks and sharing them with others. Android users can also use an automated transcription service that will turn speech into text. Evernote’s free service offers 60MB per month, if you’re looking for more storage space, a premium version with 16GB for uploads will cost you $45 annually. You can download Evernote from the Google Play Store here.


2. Galaxy S4 Universal Remote

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Your Samsung Galaxy S4 has a built-in IR blaster, which means it can control your TV, cable box, certain thermostats, some air conditioners, some lights, and any other device that has uses infrared. The Galaxy S4 Universal Remote app can turn your phone into the best remote you have. You can also customize buttons to control different devices. You can purchase the app for $2.99 here.


3. Splashtop Remote Desktop HD

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If you’re out on the go and you realize you need to access a file thats on your computer, Splashtop Remote Desktop HD is an app that will bring your computer files to your Android device. Using your Android device, you can get files from your computer including important files from PowerPoint, Word, Excel, and Outlook files. You can also play Facebook games like CityVille, Pet Society, Cafe World, FrontierVille, FarmVille and Mafia Wars. Before you can use the app its highly recommended that you install SplashTop Streamer on your computer. You can download Splashtop Remote Desktop HD from the Google Play store here.


4. Swiftkey Keyboard

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Developed by TouchType Ltd., Swiftkey is able to understand not just patterns in your typing, but also how words work together. Swiftkey can continue to learn from SMS, your email and even social media accounts (if enabled), so it gets better at making predictions as you type. You can purchase Swiftkey from the Google Play Store here.


5. Dolphin Browser

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With Dolphin Browser, users can easily browse the web. Use your voice to search on the Internet, share your favorite websites, and save bookmarks. Easily switch between web pages and add applications to your home screen. Sync web history, bookmarks, and passwords. Post web pages to Facebook, and share content directly to Evernote or Box. You can download Dolphin Browser from the Google Play Store here.

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6. Netflix

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Take advantage of your Galaxy S4's 1080p resolution by streaming movies in stunning full HD. Netflix provides one of the largest collection of movies and TV shows on the web, and is a perfect compliment to the S4. If you began watching a movie or TV show on your desktop browser or set-top box, you can resume the same content where you left off on your phone. You can download Netflix from the Google Play Store here.


7. AccuWeather

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The new AccuWeather app for Android offers users a new experience compared with the old app. For those who have been longtime users of AccuWeather for Android, the latest update will be a newer and richer experience. Receive severe weather alerts, and customize My AccuWeather lifestyle forecasts to fit health concerns including categories like Outdoor Fitness, Travel, Fishing and Game, etc. Current weather conditions are updated every 15 minutes and show the latest up-to-date information on humidity, wind speed, and times for the sunrise and sunset. You can download AccuWeather from the Google Play Store here.


8. Pixlr Express

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Pixlr Express is a photo editing app created by Autodesk Inc. Using Pixlr Express for Android, users can choose from 600 effects and overlays, add text and stickers, and get creative by adding borders. You can download Pixlr Express from the Google Play Store here.


9. Pulse News

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Pulse News app will take the latest from news sources you add and will present them in a easy-to-ready mobile format. Pulse News is similar to Flipboard, and lets users browse stories by source or subject. It can be customized to your liking, and there’s a search function which allows you to search for your favorite sites. This app makes reading news on the go simple and easy. You can download Pulse News from the Google Play Store here.


10. Nova Launcher

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Nova Launcher is a home screen replacement app for developed by TeslaCoil Software. Not happy with the TouchWiz interface of the Galaxy S4? Nova Launcher can give you a closer Google Android experience. Use swiping gestures to start Nova Actions and clean up the clutter by hiding apps you never use. Unread counts show in dock, desktop, drawer and folders. Get more use out of your dock by taking advantage of the swipe-actions. You can purchase Nova Launcher Pro from the Google Play Store here.

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