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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!

TuneIn Radio

Today's app of the day is TuneIn Radio.

TuneIn Radio puts the entire world of radio into your hands, and makes it accessible wherever you have mobile internet access. With over 50,000 stations and 1.2 million live streams/podcasts to tune into, there is always something new to try. This afternoon alone I listen to a Swedish pop station (I lived there for 12 months in 2003 so it was interesting to hear the broadcasters talk), a Croation folk radio station, my local Australian Alt Rock/Indie Station (Triple J), and then tuned into British XFM whilst sitting back and reading a magazine.

TuneIn Radio allows you to browse stations by location, styles, or even individual songs being played at any point in time. Also, many stations support album art of the songs currently being played, making TuneIn Radio not only intuitive to use, but also good to look at!



As stated earlier, TuneIn Radio also allows you access to over 1.2 million streams or podcasts, which can be browsed intuitively by categories, such as business, tech, sports, entertainment, gossip, etc. I also stumbled across a few public police/emergency services stations which are interesting to listen to. Also, allegedly among the 50,000 stations there are a large number of amateur networks to tune into, which would no doubt offer plenty on entertainment (of varying quality though no doubt)!

All in all, TuneIn Radio is a great android app, and when coupled with some speakers or headphones, opens your phone up to, quite literally, media from the entire globe. 

Price: Free

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