Each week, we share numerous downloads for all platforms that can assist you get issues accomplished. Right here have been the highest downloads from this week.
Google’s new “Trusted Contacts” app and repair makes positive your family members all the time know the place you’re or can discover out the place you’re if there’s an emergency. It’s opt-in from each side, solely shares in real-time whenever you need it to, and might put an finish to “the place are you, are you okay?” texts when somebody’s late residence or to a gathering.
Rejoice, you possibly can obtain Netflix motion pictures and TV exhibits to look at offline. Sadly, it solely downloads to your built-in storage by default, which might result in some sluggish, cluttered telephones. When you’d fairly use the additional house in your SD card for all these Stranger Issues episodes, right here’s how.
iOS: In terms of climate apps on the iPhone, you have got lots of of decisions. Nonetheless, whereas Darkish Sky is well our favourite of the bunch, it’s aesthetically a bit of off-putting for some individuals. Partly Sunny is a brand new possibility that has practically all of the options of Darkish Sky, however has a design that’s a bit of extra interesting.
Most individuals nonetheless haven’t obtained the primary model of Android Nougat, and but Google’s nonetheless plugging away at minor releases. Immediately, the corporate introduced 7.1.1 which brings new emoji, GIF search in supported apps, and residential display shortcuts.
Mac: Whereas it’s not simple nor probably for malware to hijack your Mac’s microphone or webcam, it’s all the time a theoretical chance. Oversight is a free app that’ll warn you anytime an app tries to entry your digital camera or mic.
Chrome: Google’s internet model of the Play Retailer is useful, however it’s nonetheless lacking a couple of options in any case these years. Toolbox for Google Play Retailer helps repair a variety of minor points to make it simpler to make use of your apps.
A “Netflix for software program” mannequin would possibly sound a bit of bizarre on paper, however Setapp is a brand new service launching immediately in public beta that hopes to be simply that.
Android: Google is rolling out an replace for Chrome on Android that’ll assist you to simply obtain internet pages, video, and music for offline viewing.
If in case you have sufficient disk house, it’s doable to obtain Wikipedia in its entirety. And an app known as XOWA makes the method simple.
Chrome: When you’re trying to begin contemporary on Twitter and simply need your feed to be a clean slate, Twitter Unfollow purges your total observe checklist with only one click on. Lastly, some peace and quiet.