Andrew HaywardContributor, Greenbot

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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Apple Music feels at home on Android, but it's missing a few things

Far from a quick-and-dirty iOS port, the music service looks and acts like a proper Android app.

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Five to Try: The New York Times gets into VR, and Octodad serves up wacky fun

Grab these hot new Android apps and get the weekend started off right.


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The best cheap Cardboard VR viewer is… Mattel's View-Master?

It looks like a toy, but this sturdy phone-based VR viewer is ideal for the whole family.


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Five to Try: YouTube Red kills the ads, and The Walking Dead tries strategic slaying

Get the spooky weekend started early with the Play Store's top new apps and games.

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Five to Try: Instagram's Boomerang tosses out loopy clips, and Prune is a peaceful puzzler

Grab the latest and greatest apps and games from the Play Store.


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Five to Try: Minecraft: Story Mode begins, and Perch turns old phones into smart cameras

Here's a handful of hot new Android apps and games worth checking out this week.


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Five to Try: SwiftKey's brainy new keyboard, and Psych! might power your next party

Here's another selection of useful apps and amusing games to check out.

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20 classic games you can play on your Android phone

Looking for a gaming great? Here's a stack of old favorites from 2000 and earlier.


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Five to Try: Showtime cuts the cord, and Need for Speed goes free-to-play

Grab these new apps and games for plenty of Android enjoyment.


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Five to Try: FIFA 16 improves its Ultimate Team, and Khan Academy brings its smarts to Android

A look at the top new and updated Android apps and games out this week.


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10 subscription services to fill your Android phone with entertainment

Books, magazines, anime, and more: all-you-can-consume subscriptions beyond Netflix and Spotify.


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Five to Try: Android Pay starts rolling out, and Spotify amps up your runs

Here's a look at the new and updated apps and games worth grabbing this week.


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Five to Try: Star Wars: Uprising is a freebie RPG, and Google Wallet gets personal with money

Our picks for the top new Android apps and games worth grabbing this week.

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Five to Try: Hopper helps you score cheap flights, and Pokémon hits the Play Store

If it's new apps and games you crave, here are the top options out this week.


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Five to Try: Cortana is ready to assist, and Lara Croft GO is a puzzling treat

Grab these new and updated Android apps and be set for the weekend.