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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!

True Crime Trivia Quiz

Today's app of the day is True Crime Trivia Quiz.

If you are a fan of murder, crime and mystery - then there is no better app available for you to put your knowledge to the test than True Crime Trivia Quiz. As you may have guessed, the app is a trivia based game that will put you through rounds of 10 multiple choice questions, the goal obviously being to get the most answers correct. Even the biggest crime expert on earth will learn a thing or two from True Crime Trivia Quiz!

To increase the pressure, each round of questions is limited by time, which gradually decreases as the stakes get higher. What I liked even more about this app was the fact that after answering a question (whether wrong or right), a dialogue box opened which provided a few paragraphs of extra information about the event. In this regard, the app is great as not only a quiz game, but also a means of increasing your general knowledge of the subject matter.

At the end of the round, you are presented with a score (from 0 to 10) which is a nice way of encouraging multiple plays - the quest to get a perfect 10! Other nice features include the sounds effects (nothing like a good round of applause after getting an answer right to encourage improvement), and the crisp blood splattering on the wallpaper - it really adds to the impact of the game.

All in all, this is a nice niche quiz game that will really appeal to those interested in the subject matter. Check it out!

In the words of the developer:

How much do you know about Murder and Mayhem?
Are you fascinated by true crime events? 
Intrigued by the juicy little tidbits? 
Do serial killers, kidnappings, deception, & women gone insane absorb you?
Do the words, Waco, Jodi Aries, John Gacy, 9/11, Jon Benet & Charles Manson interest you?
Then you may shudder in delight at the “True Crime Trivia Quiz.”
You will be asked 10 random questions. Each question has 4 answers. 
Pick an answer and move forward.
Each correct answer is followed by a snippet of info about the True Crime event.
If you get all the answers correct, you may just be the next “Sherlock Holmes” in a world of Murder and Mayhem.
Results are displayed at the end of the quiz.
*written and created by Susie Brown

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