Did you know that the average American adult spends 2 hours and 51 minutes on their smartphone every day?
With this much time spent on our phones, we’re always on the lookout for new apps to make that time worth it.
To save you even more time, we’ve compiled the top 10 new apps of 2017 for you. Read on to learn more!
1. Google Assistant
This helpful app will help you make calls, send, texts, and even schedule events on your calendar.
Life will become much easier since it reminds you of important tasks to complete. It operates with a touch of a button or with voice commands.
2. Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp
We loved this game growing up and we’re obsessed with the new mobile version.
In this game, users are campsite managers. It’s up to you to design your campsite how you like it. You’ll also interact with a bunch of interesting animals.
This app has gotten lots of reviews for helping its users relax. With it, you will learn to meditate and practice mindfulness.
Users can also choose themed session ranging from happiness to sleep. Pair some of your headspace time with a soothing hobby like origami.me and you’ll be unstoppable.
4. Kitchen Stories
Kitchen Stories is perfect for people who are always on the lookout for new recipes.
Browse recipes by different themes from classics to vegan-friendly options. There are also videos and step by steps to show you how to make these yummy dishes too.
This budgeting app breaks down your spending into different categories like gas and education. This will help give you insight into where your spending is the highest.
It also lets you keep track of bills to pay and schedule them on a calendar.
It seems like everyone is listening to podcasts these days. Get started listening to them today with Overcast.
This app lets you create playlists for your podcasts and it even has a speed feature for fast listening. It also lets you boost the volume of your podcasts for better listening in noisy places.
This app is perfect for taking handwritten notes. After note-taking, users are able to send their files to their iCloud, Google Drive, or Dropbox.
GoodNotes lets you hand-write on PDFs. You can also add images to your notes and present them on TVs.
8. HQ trivia
This app blew up this year after users became obsessed with its live trivia game show.
Every weekday at 3 pm and every day at 9 pm, this trivia game show starts and offers cash prizes to winners. Join in on these fun multiplayer games!
9. Adobe Photoshop Lightroom CC
This app gives you the editing power of Adobe right at your fingertips.
Experiment with photos with different filters and change the exposure, contrast, and highlights. The app is free, but you can upgrade to the premium version if you want to take it up a notch.
Get the Hitlist app to act as your own personal travel agent.
This app helps you find cheap flight tickets, helps you find where to stay, and what time of the year is best to travel. All you have to do is enter the destination.
Learn More About New Apps
These days, it feels like there’s always a new phone app coming out.
The best part is they usually help with tasks you didn’t even know you needed help with!
To learn more about the best new apps, check out our app page.