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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!

Folder Organiser

Today's app is Folder Organiser

This is one of those apps that I purchased on the first day I got my droid, and have not stopped using since. The primary reason for this is simple - it does exactly what it states on the box, and it does it well!

Folder organiser essentially allows you to remove the awful default icon that appears whenever a new folder is created for your home screen, and instead replace it something far more attractive!

Got a folder of games? Then it makes sense to have a little game controller for the icon! Got a folder of social networking apps? Then again, it makes sense to have something more "social" as the application icon than the default android stock folder.

Now, being able to pimp out your home screen is only the beginning. Essentially, in order to create folder you put applications under headings called "labels". Following this, every time you install a new application folder organiser will automatically ask you (via the notifications screen) to choose which "label" the new application will sit under.

Assuming then, you have 3 or 4 different labels on your home screens (or about 12 if you are a big fan of folders like myself), there is no need to constantly drag new apps into existing folders once they are installed. By simply following the instructions in the notifications that appear after installing each app, your new programs will automatically appear in your existing folders. It may sound complicated, but trust me, it's not.

You can set certain apps to appear in your notification bar permanently which isn't a bad feature, and you can arrange your icons on your home screen in a variety of customisable widgets. Once this app is installed and set up, you will wonder why one earth custom icons are not a stock element of android!

Folder Organiser
Price: $1.39 or a lite version for FREE

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