Downloading apps has become more commonplace for smartphone users who are looking to use their phones to organize their information, entertainment and reference needs all in one hand-held place. Below are some of the most popular downloads of this week.
Secure Photo Storage with Dropbox: A repository for depositing all your photos and videos conveniently in one app. Free.
Studio.M: You can be your own DJ and create pop demo mixes by adding all kinds of special sounds and voices. Make a soundtrack for your next YouTube video. Free.
Falling Fred*: This gory adventure features Fred weaving his way through dangerous situations trying to keep his body intact. Free.
Free Mood Scanner*: Entertain yourself by scanning your thumb on your device's screen, and it automatically computes your mood. Free.
* Available on Apple and Android.
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[icon 07] Policeradar Parking Alert (Free)* - Track known speed traps and speed cameras around the country from a community of fellow trackers. (Score: 86/100)
[icon 05] Apartments by ForRent.com (Free)* - Looking for the right apartment has just become less stressful. You enter your price range and location, and the app will search available properties, let you view photos of the lobby and gym, and allow you to contact the landlord. (Score: 73/100)
[icon 01] Craigslist (Free)* - Looking for a job, house or apartment? This mimics the online marketplace for searching through classified ads in the U.S. or abroad. (Mobilewalla Score: 90/100)
[icon 02] Sexual Health (Free) - A basic primer on sexual health, diseases and terms. Imparts easy-to-understand information on everything from prenatal testing to teen sexual health. (Score: 86/100)