Top 8 Free Android Apps for BusinessesWritten by Uwe on February 15, 2013
In today’s economic climate businesses need to find fast, high-quality and affordable solutions to their problems. Free apps for their Android mobile phones and tablets are the right way to start saving money and increasing cash flow.
There are thousands of apps available on the Google Play market and it is often hard to find the right one for your business. We found the best apps for storing data, taking notes, creating to-do lists…
Free Android apps for storing data
The best Android apps for data storage come from Google and Dropbox.
Google Drive (Download here) has between 10 and 50 million downloads on the Google Play market and an average rating of 4.2 out of 5. The free version supports up to 5 GB of data storage.
Dropbox (Download here) is longer in the market than Google Drive and has between 50 and 100 million installs on the Android platform. The average rating is 4.6 out of 5 and the free Dropbox version allows up to 2 GB of free space. Dropbox gives more space for inviting friends and doing social actions.
Free Android apps for taking notes
Evernote (Download here) is a productivity app with 10 to 50 million downloads which also has been featured as one of the “New York Times Top 10 Must-Have Apps”. It is a digital scrap book which you can use on your computer, laptop and phone to save things which you want to read later.
Free Android apps for security
avast! Mobile Security
Avast! Mobile Security (Download here) is a security app with 10 to 50 million installs. The app helps your business to keep your Android device safe from malware and provides a mobile phone locator/tracker. The average rating is 4.7 out of 5.
Free Android apps for To-Do lists
Any.DO (Download here) has between 1 and 5 million downloads and is relatively new. They don’t offer a web-based to-do list, but they feature all major platforms such as the Google Play store (Android devices), Apple Store (IPhone devices) and the Google Chrome Store.
Wunderlist (Download here) allows you to set up a to-do list and sync it across all your devices. The apps has been installed by 500,000 to 1 million users and has an average rating of 4.1 out of 5.
Free Android apps for Business Travel
Kayak (Download here) is an Android app to find the cheapest hotels and flights and to compare different travel companies. The app also helps to look up baggage fees and the flight status. It is used by 1 to 5 million Androids users and has an average rating of 4.5/5.
Cab4Me Taxi Finder
Cab4Me Tax Finder (Download here) has been installed by 100,000 to 500,000 Android users and is therefore the smallest app out of our list. Nevertheless, it is a very useful app to find local cabs and cab companies when you are out-and-about. It has an average rating of 4.1/5.