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FaceApp - despite the controversy there's a reason it is popular!

FaceApp is high in the ranks of then Google Play store at the moment, and despite the controversies of white-washing, there's a reason. In short, it's really fun, simple to use and an all round well-designed app that has some great filters and effects.
The purpose of the app is simple - simply load it up, take a photo, play with a few dials and then before you know it there's your desired outcome - whether it be a new gender, a younger self, an older self - etc. You name it - FaceApp can do it.
Check it out today, it's one of those apps well worth downloading and spending a few minutes with!

Cool Reader

Today's app is Cool Reader

There are plenty of impressive apps that can be used to read e-books, but one of my favourites would have to be Cool Reader. For a long time I didn't think I would be able to read books on my phone, but after only a couple of bus trips with Cool Reader my view had changed. In short, as long as you have a battery charger at either end of a journey, there is nothing to stop you from having a good read!

Cool Reader supports plenty of formats - epub (non-DRM), fb2, doc, txt, rtf, html, chm, tcr, pdb, prc, mobi (non-DRM) and pml. It is also simple to use, simply put the files anywhere on your phone (most likely the SD card), and they can easily be added to the Cool Reader library. 



Cool Reader is also highly customisable, with almost every aspect of the reading (font size, spacing, backgrounds, etc) able to be changed. This is particularly good when reading books in a variety of formats, as depending on their original formatting, different settings will help make the book far more readable. Other cool features include Text to Speech support (which I have tried myself yet, so would be interested in hearing feedback), and night reading mode (great for lying in bed without lighting up the entire bedroom).

The final issue is actually obtaining some ebooks. There are plenty of methods to achieve this, but as a starting point, I would recommend Project Gutenberg which offers over 36 000 free books in which copyright has expired (i.e. they can legally be downloaded for free).
Price: Free

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