DC Comics review

DC Comics satisfies the relentless demand for comic book content, being a title catalog, an online store, and a comic viewer at the same time. It's a gorgeous app that makes it easy for you to enjoy classics, as well as discover free titles.

Pros

Panel by panel guided view: We tested DC Comics on the limited screen estate of a Galaxy S3 and a larger Nexus 7; on both devices, the panel-by-panel viewing feature made our day by automatically focusing on individual panels and keeping the story flowing and the pages turning.

Gorgeous graphics: Comics look crisp, beautiful, … Read more

Dictionary - Merriam-Webster review

Featuring a comprehensive word database, the Merriam-Webster Dictionary searches words not only by text, but also by voice. It comes up with all the essential information you need for quick reference, including definitions, examples, word origins, and synonyms.

Pros

Favorites: This new feature introduced in this version allows you to store words you like for later use. You can quickly access the Favorites page, either from the favorites menu or by swiping left or right in the main results page.

Offline operation: When on the move, we were delighted with Merriam-Webster's offline functionality. We said goodbye to the tiresome … Read more

Dictionary.com for Android review

As the mobile version of one of the best online dictionary resources, Dictionary.com for Android comes with a revamped interface specially designed for smartphones and tablets. The core features of definitions and spelling are supplemented by synonyms, tips on use for learners, and etymological information.

Pros

Excellent for quick learning: We found Dictionary 3.0 for Android an excellent quick reference tool. Although not reliable in noisy environments, voice recognition is a welcome feature as an alternative to cramped mobile device keyboards. All information is delivered in a clear and easy-to-scan format.

Good user flow: Once you type or … Read more

Fandango Movies review

Fandango Movies gives you quick, easy access to movie tickets for nearby theaters. This application does not contain many features for social networkers but does succeed in providing speedy service for customers.

Pros

Pinpoint precision: Upon installation, movie theaters in a 50-mile radius were suggested to us, verifying the accuracy of Fandango's GPS tool. Additionally, logging in to your account instantly pulls up all previously visited theaters, which eases your shopping experience.

Attractive entertainment: Fandango Movies offers high-quality, fast-loading movie reviews, video interviews, and film stills. All of these items help you decide which films to watch in an … Read more

First Aid review

First Aid is an unsophisticated, educational application that provides you with straightforward information on a range of life-threatening emergencies. You will have to get passed blatant spelling and design errors when using this application, but the content provided is still valuable, nonetheless.

Pros

Factual information: First Aid gives factual and correct emergency medical advice, which is something that cannot be said about many of its competitors. We compared the easy-to-read text with a variety of renowned medical sites to ensure accuracy and are confident that you will be able to assist in a large variety of emergency situations.

Basic layout: … Read more

Frontback review

Frontback is a one-of-a-kind image-sharing application with a sleek design and interesting user interface. If you're experienced with similar applications, you will enjoy the social networking features as well as the unique dual camera utilization.

Pros

Fast and responsive: Frontback is quick in everything it does. Images and text load immediately, and changing from tab to tab is entirely seamless. Photos uploaded to social networking sites appeared within seconds on Wi-Fi and 4G tests.

Unrivaled abilities: The unique cleverness of this application has no match. Frontback gives you access to thousands of trending pictures from its large community of … Read more

Google Shopping Express review

Google Shopping Express is a well-constructed, fast application that eases mobile shopping while retaining many features from Google's desktop client. The listed prices may not always be correct, but you'll receive same-day delivery on your purchases via this application.

Pros

High-quality design: Like many Google products, Shopping Express is intuitive with its grid layout and tabbed browsing system. Its bright display, sharp font, and full-sized tiles bring out the detail of each product listing.

Endless specificity: Each tab contains menu options and subsections that allow you to find exactly what you want. We purposefully misspelled search queries, but … Read more

Unpossible review

Unpossible challenges you to avoid all of the obstacles thrown in your way for as long as you can, and it increases in difficulty the farther you go. Whether you want to compete against your friends in Game Center, or you're satisfied trying to beat your own personal bests, this game is sure to provide hours of both exhilaration and frustration.

Pros

Control options: Whether you prefer tilt or touch controls, you'll be happy with the setup of this game. Both options are available, and they're sensitive enough to give you the control you need in this … Read more

Wayward Souls review

Wayward Souls sends you on a quest through a maze of dungeons where you'll encounter all types of enemies to do battle with. As you advance, you'll also discover your character's special powers, and you'll uncover more secrets that will aid you in your quest.

Pros

Enjoyable replay: This game is great to play through once, but the real fun starts when you begin exploring all of the additional gameplay options available. To begin with, levels are randomly generated every time you play them, so the layout changes, and you can't just retrace your steps. … Read more

XCOM: Enemy Unknown review

XCOM: Enemy Unknown places you in command of an elite group of soldiers tasked with stopping alien invaders before they destroy Earth. In this move-based strategy game, you'll have to learn about the alien technology and come up with a way to defeat your enemy while simultaneously responding to attacks in multiple locations around the globe.

Pros

Amazing graphics: The graphics in this game are really spectacular. You might feel more like you're watching a movie than playing a video game at times. And because images are so crisp and detailed, you can play quite easily, even on … Read more