Are you looking to make your smartphone or tablet more useful? Each week, we collect the latest productivity apps for Android, iOS and Windows Phone; all of which are 100 per cent free! Here are this week's highlights.
This is a hand-picked list of free apps we've noticed this week while assembling our regular App Deals roundup of new and discounted apps. We haven't reviewed them and we don't endorse them. As with the main App Deals column, apps can stop being free at a moment's notice if they're discounted, so grab them quickly if you're interested.
BabyBump Pregnancy Pro From the publisher's description: "BabyBump is a comprehensive pregnancy app that keeps soon-to-be parents informed about their pregnancy progress and enables tracking and sharing the experience with family and friends."
The Cleaner From the publisher's description: "The Cleaner lets you boost your Android’s speed, clean out junk, free up storage and uninstall malicious apps to optimize your device, increase your security and make you the clean master of your mobile domain."
Weather & Clock Widget Android From the publisher's description: "Weather & Clock Widget for Android, the quick and accurate weather app, provides detailed weather for all cities worldwide, it searches your address and locates cities quickly, and provides the current temperature, current weather condition, humidity, pressure and wind speed and direction, in addition, five, ten days and hourly weather forecast."
Snapi From the publisher's description: "Snapi puts an end to uncomfortable Selfies, no more stretching your hand and fingers to trigger the camera to snap a shot. With Snapi you can now capture photos without touching the phone! Simply raise your open palm in front of camera, close it into a fist and open again – the photo will be captured."
Pink Pad From the publisher's description: "Pink Pad is a health and lifestyle tracker with integrated community to connect women around the world. Designed with a calendar-style UI, Pink Pad is simple and extremely intuitive to navigate. Pink Pad helps track health related issues such as weight, menstrual cycle, emotional/physical well-being while connecting to a global community of women for support and information exchange."
Night Vision Spy Camera From the publisher's description: "This application lets you see in the dark and maximizes your device's camera. Automatic adjustment of image to improve visibility in low light environments. Take photos even in low light environments."
Art History Interactive From the publisher's description: "Our editors take you on a virtual journey through the history of western art, from prehistoric sculpture to modern art, from the Venus of Willendorf to the Twittering Machine and so much more."
Sydney Travel Guide From the publisher's description: "Stop carrying heavy city tour guides in your pocket. With eTips Travel Guides you have a full city guide in your iPhone, iPod Touch or iPad. This tourist guide is built to be used offline. No connection to Internet required, meaning no extra charges in your phone bill!"
Horizon Calendar From the publisher's description: "You should never have to choose between checking the weather and your calendar. Horizon integrates the current weather forecast with your calendar… and it's blazingly fast."
Loggr - Graph Your Life From the publisher's description: "Everyday is an improvement on the last. Exercise more, eat more vegetables, read more books. But how can you keep track of your progress and ensure you are making those improvements? Loggr is the solution!"
How to Tie Knots 3D From the publisher's description: "The How To Tie Knots app will be your personal assistant in the complex craft of knot tying. You don’t have to worry if you can keep all the necessary knots in your mind. We have collected over 40 essential knots in one app to help you learn new knots or to refresh your memory of the ones you already know."
Live Lock Themes From the publisher's description: "Live Lock Themes application provides hundreds of awesome lock screen wallpapers optimized for the MS Live Lock Screen BETA app."
Servings and Weight Tracker From the publisher's description: "This app allows your to track how many servings of oils, sugar, dairy, meat, grain, vegetables, and fruit and see how it affects your daily weight."
Calculator for Boom Beach From the publisher's description: "With this calculator for Boom Beach you can calculate your next move in Boom Beach. This app will get a lot of updates for even more calculate fun! Features: Gunboat Calculator. Damage Calculator. Task Forces Calculator."
Gardener Pro From the publisher's description: "Flowers and plants always win hearts. Gardening isn't just a hobby it also provides pleasure to an individual. Gardener Pro provides you with all tips and tricks for your gardening skills to furnish plants for a healthy life."
Just Wake Alarm Clock From the publisher's description: "Ultimate music alarm clock for your Windows Phone. (Swipe UP for sleep music. Swipe LEFT for alarms. Swipe RIGHT for themes.)"