FreeApp Friday for 1/29/16

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Welcome to Free App Friday!
Here are ten of the most downloaded AND highest-rated apps (4/5 stars or better) from Amazon’s Android App Store as of this writing.

Remember that free apps may include in-app purchase (IAP) options or be ad-supported, but given that these apps have been given very high ratings by MANY consumers, where IAP links or ads are present they must be pretty unobtrusive. Descriptions below are from the apps’ product pages.



FreeCell – The #1 FreeCell Solitaire game on the iPhone is now available on Amazon!

Colony Attack – Create your planet, build your fleet, explore the universe and FIGHT!

Sniper Shooting – Your sniper mission, if you choose to accept it, is to clean up the streets of villainy by delivering your own brand of vigilante justice. Snipe your way through 6 chapters completing 36 missions to bring down the Kingpin of crime.

Roku – Use your Android Device to control your Roku Streaming Player or TV and enhance your Roku experience.

World Series of Poker – Introducing: MULTI-LEVEL TOURNAMENTS! Play at our Atlantic City, Paris, and Sydney resorts to earn prestigious WSOP RINGS! THE NUMBER ONE POKER BRAND, raises the stakes as the best FREE poker experience on Android devices, hands-down.

AP Mobile – The Associated Press mobile news app.

Jewels Star 2 – More than 200 levels and 8 pretty scenes in this Match-3 game, including starry sky, mountains, snow world and so on.



How To Draw: Simpsons – More than 20 Simpsons Family characters drawing lessons are grouped in this app!

Cats Jigsaw Puzzles – Cats Jigsaw Puzzle is a fun jigsaw puzzle game applicable for all ages. It has 104 beautiful pictures of cute cats.

Extreme Car Driving Simulator 3D – Extreme Car Driving Simulator is the best car simulator of 2014, thanks to its advanced real physics engine.


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When the old PC keyboard starts to fail, whether due to a soda pop spill that’s made some keys sticky or keys that get stuck in the up or down position, the Logitech Wireless Combo MK270 with Keyboard and Mouse is the answer to your keyboard replacement prayers. This keyboard and wireless mouse combo pack normally sells for $29.99, but as of this writing (1/29/16), it’s on sale for just $16.99! It’s got an average review rating of 4.5/5 stars and is also eligible for Prime shipping. $17 is less than I paid for my last wireless mouse, so this is a deal!


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Fire Tablet Tip of the Week: Check App Compatibility Before You Buy

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