Discover fifteen incredible cell phone apps that once installed on your phone you will never be able to live without again.
Check out our list of some of the best cell phone apps around and we guarantee you are gonna want to try some of these. These cell phone apps are available on most android and iPhones with the exception of one or two.
1. Fast Customer
Do you get fed up of waiting on hold to speak to customer services? Than this is the app for you. It`s a service that lets you spend your time on more important things rather than sitting around on hold waiting to speak to someone at customer services.
So when you need to contact a company you select the number from a list of 2,500 customer service departments and then when somebody is available for you to talk to your phone rings. It`s like the customer service team are ringing you and not the other way around.
If the company you are trying to contact is closed a message will appear informing you so you know when to try again.
There are some limitations with the app but all in all it`s a great service we recommend you trying.
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2. Zombies, Run!
Do you find it a struggle to motivate yourself to go jogging? Then check this app out. It is one of the best cell phone apps for working out with some eerie zombie game elements mixed in to make the experience much more enjoyable or should we say much more scary.
It works by using a gps to track your runs. It can tell where you are, how fast you are going and motivates you to run faster and longer by scaring you into thinking you are being chased by zombies. Which it does very well.
During each run you can earn bonuses and supplies which can be used in the game to improve your overall experience.
WhatsApp is the one of the cell phone apps that I use the most. It lets you send pictures, messages, voice messages and more to other WhatsApp users. You can even make phone calls on this app to anywhere in the world for free.
In fact I regularly chat to my family on the other side of the planet through whatsapp and it doesn’t cost me a thing.
This is one app I certainly couldn’t live without and definitely recommend you giving it a try. Only down side is you will have to persuade all your friends to use it too or you’ll have no one to chat to.
Pushbullet makes it easy and quick to send notes, lists, files, and lots more between your computer, tablet and phone devices. It also lets you view incoming notifications from your phone on your desktop and vice versa.
Another additional feature is that Pushbullet lets you send documents and more to your friend’s phone or computer via an email.
How many times have you gone to the supermarket only to get home and realize you have forgotten to buy something you needed. Well OutOfmilk could bring an end to those annoying moments in your life.
Users can keep track of items they plan to purchase at the shops and there is a cool feature that lets you synchronize your shopping list with your friends or partner’s phones. Once the shopper has marked they have purchased an item on the list it is automatically updated on every one else’s device who has the list.
Tasker is probably one of the most useful cell phone apps on our list. It can be programmed to do so many things to make your life easier.
If you only want Bluetooth turned on when you are in the car, Tasker can do that. If want to disable your lockscreen while you’re at home, that’s another job Tasker can be set to do.
It can even be set to read out your texts and caller ID while driving thus reducing the danger of glancing at your cell phone while on the road.
Tasker may seem overwhelming at first but when you get to learn all it’s incredible features you will begin to love it and wonder how you managed to live without it so far.
Prey is an anti-theft app that you have to pay for via a monthly prescription but could help you retrieve your phone if the unfortunate incident of it being stolen occurs.
You can set up your cell phone to perform certain actions if stolen such as relay your phone’s location, activate its camera, sound an alarm, message the device, and lock the device.
The information is then sent to the Prey’s website which you can access from any computer and hopefully find the person who stole your cell phone.
Zedge is one of the best cell phone apps for adding ringtones, wallpaper and games to your phone. It’s interface is easy to use and makes it a breeze to find your favorite ringtone or wallpaper.
Zedge is compatible with most devices and has 4.5 million users. So if you don’t have the app on your cell phone yet then what are you waiting for?
There are numerous mapping and navigation cell phone apps out there but Waze is probably one of the best.
It’s free, pretty accurate and has many useful features and was mainly designed to help motorists. The app is able to detect roadworks, traffic jams, speed cameras and lots more from it’s users updates.
Another cool feature of the app is that it can show where other Waze users are so if you are awaiting a visitor who is using Waze you can find out exactly where they are and when they will arrive.
As the app relies on user updates for information it will become smarter and better at detecting traffic jams with the more people using the app.
10. Safe Trek
Safe trek is another paid for cell phone app that works like a panic button. If activated it will send emergency services to you location.
Obviously this app will appeal more to women who have to walk home alone at night but could also be useful for young children traveling to and from school.
The way Safe Trek works is quite simple. At any moment if you are feeling unsafe, simply launch the app and hold your thumb down on the safe button. If you feel the danger has passed then, release your thumb and punch in your 4 digit password. But if you are attacked release your thumb and the local police will be sent to your location.
11. Sleep Cycle
Do you ever wake up in the mornings feeling terrible and just want to fall back to sleep? Well this is one of the cell phone apps that could help.
Sleep Cycle works by monitoring your sleep pattern and wakes you up at the optimal time when you are in your lightest sleep. Doing this is supposed to make you feel so much more refreshed when you wake.
It also gives you a report on how well you slept and has a feature allowing you to compare sleep patterns. Most people who have used this app claim it has changed their lives for the better and they would never live without it.
12. Google Translate
If you travel a lot then this app will become a crucial part of your vacation. It can translate almost any language making it so much easier to communicate when you are abroad. It can even translate signs to help you find your way around more easily.
If you find yourself in a conversion where you are unable to get your question across then simply speak into the app and it will translate it into any language you select. With this app you’ll never be stuck again
It can even be a bit of fun playing around with the app to see what certain phrases sound like in different languages.
There are hundreds of weather forecasting cell phone apps available but Morecast is reported to be one of the most accurate around today. The app integrates with thousands of weather stations around the globe and reports the information in an easy to read display.
Morecast also has a really cool feature that allows you to plan a route to avoid bad weather.
Evernote is great if you quickly need to make a note of something but don’t have a pen and paper but there is also a lot more to this app than most people realize.
It’s an app that can help stay organized. You can write, collect and capture ideas as searchable notes, notebooks, checklists and to-do lists. You can also take notes in a variety of formats such as text, sketches, photos, audio, video, PDFs, web clippings and more. You can even record meetings and interviews while taking notes.
Could even be really useful for studying too.
The Twilight cell phone app makes using your phone easier on the eyes. It filters out blue spectrum light and softens the screen automatically throughout the day.
It can be very useful to people with sensitive eyes and helps make your phone more easier to use if suffering from a migraine.