Both Android and iOS app stores boast of millions of apps across categories like games, entertainment, news, productivity and more. One of the favorites among these is productivity apps.
These are the apps for Android and iOS that help declutter our inbox, keep the record of our agendas and to-do lists as well as get our job done on the go.
Since there’s a sea of such productivity apps for Android and iOS on Google Play and App Store, it may take users endless scrolling down to search for apps that best suit their requirement. Here’s making the job easier with this list of 15 free productivity apps that may come conveniently for almost every user.
1.Forest: Stay focused
2.CamScanner – Phone PDF Creator
3.Astro Mail – Intelligent Email & Calendar
5.Microsoft Office Suite
6.TickTick: To Do List with Reminder, Day Planner
TickTick is another productivity app that one can use to keep track of all the agendas of the day. The planner tool gives you a list of personal goals, work or something else that you need to accomplish. It is even possible to sync the list across devices.
7.Habitica: Gamify Your Tasks
Habitica is a fun way to keep track of accomplishing goals. You can set your own habits in the app and check them off one by one to upgrade your avatar. It also unlocks features such as armor, pets, skills, and even quests. It is also possible to share your progress with others.
Gmail is not just the leading email apps by Google but is also among the top apps across all the categories. With the addition of support for other accounts like Outlook and Yahoo, and even Office Exchange emails, the app has become more useful than ever. The search giant has also been regularly rolling out new features for the service across platforms. The app can be downloaded for free.
Google Drive is another application from Google that lets users store their documents and media files on the cloud and access it from anywhere around the globe. On creating a new Gmail account, Google by default gives users 15GB of cloud storage limit. Files can also be accessed on Google Drive even without an internet connection, thanks to the ‘Available Offline’ feature.
The note-making app Evernote is another useful app. Users can take and upload notes, images, audio, video and more. All the documents can be synced across different devices. The notes and other content from the app can be shared with others too. The free app competes with apps like Google Keep and Microsoft OneNote.
This one is for those who want to stay on top of news and other things posted by publishers online. The free app available for Android and iOS platforms lets users save links to news pages, videos, images and more. The app can also read out the saved articles/news for the users.
The SwiftKey app is backed by a powerful word prediction engine that shows the next words and changes it according to the app opened on the mobile screen. The keyboard and can be resized, themed, and more to enable users to type easily.
Since the predicted words get saved, users can install the app on any other device, log-in into their SwiftKey account and continue typing with the same familiar word prediction process. Like others, this app is also free to download.
Trello is an app that keeps users on top of multiple projects while planning a vacation, office team meetings and more. The free app shows different projects as cards and notifies the concerned person as and when the admin allows a project to that person. Adding checklist of ‘To-Dos’, attaching files from Google Drive and Dropbox, replying to comments and more too is possible from inside the app. There is also an app for desktops.
15.Google Now Launcher
Companies like Samsung, HTC, Sony, and others put a lot of features in their user interfaces, cluttering it for some users. The Google Now Launcher brings a much cleaner interface on the devices, giving users the ‘Stock Android’ home screen. The launches not only gives access to useful information like distance from Home to Office in Google Maps, quick access to news and other sports information but also gives easy access to other Google Services, boosting the users’ overall productivity levels.