Andrew HaywardContributor, Macworld

Andrew Hayward is a Chicago-based games, apps, and gadgets writer whose work has been featured in more than 70 publications. He's also a work-at-home dad to an unruly four-year-old.

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Pokémon Go Fest could have been great—instead, it was a disaster

Busted servers and strained cell connections ruined the game's Chicago birthday bash.

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Five to Try: Google's VR Expeditions goes solo, and the Nintendo Switch Online app arrives

Here are this week's most intriguing new and updated Android apps.

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Five to Try: Minecraft continues its Story Mode, and Shake Shack is ready for Android orders

Be sure to check out this week's hottest new Android apps and games.

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Five to Try: Spider-Man: Homecoming suits up and Mini DAYZ shrinks the zombie uprising

Grab this week's most exciting new Play Store releases.

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Five to Try: Not Hotdog is a perfect July 4th gag app, and Futurama: World of Tomorrow opens up

Check out this week's most enticing (and entertaining) Android app releases.

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Five to Try: Angry Birds gets a gritty Evolution, and Cars 3 crashes into Google's Toontastic 3D

Don't miss this week's most enticing new Android apps and games.

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Five to Try: Duolingo gets fluent in Japanese, and Farming Simulator 18 digs up fresh fun

Here are the new and updated Android apps you should grab this week.

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Five to Try: Path Guide creates indoor directions and Crazy Taxi makes an Uber enemy

Check out this week's biggest new Android app and game releases.

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Five to Try: Pokémon Magikarp Jump leaps onto Android, and PlayOn Cloud saves streaming videos

Don't miss the Play Store's most promising new app and game releases.

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Gear VR vs. Daydream: Which delivers the best VR experience?

Both deliver impressive mobile VR experiences, but one has an edge right now.

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Five to Try: DC Comics' Injustice 2 renews the fight, and Socratic does your homework for you

Don't miss this week's most intriguing Play Store picks.

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Five to Try: Amazon FreeTime keeps kids' phone usage in check, and Battle Bay enters the fray

Don't miss this week's most enticing new Android apps and games.

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Watch TV for free with these 10 Android apps

You don't need a pricey subscription to enjoy top TV on your phone.

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