11 Google Apps You Probably Didn’t Know Existed (But Should)

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Google has become a daily part of most people’s lives. You might be familiar with most of the Google apps like Gmail, Google search, Google Maps, Youtube. But there are Google apps you probably didn’t know existed. Today, we’re going to highlight 11 Google apps you should try.

11 Google Apps You Should Try

Google files

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Image showing the logo of Google files Files by Google | Image showing the logo of Google files |Files by Google is a file management app that helps you: Free up space with cleaning recommendations Find files faster with search and simple browsing

Files by Google is one of the best file manager app you can use on your smartphone. The app instantly analyses your storage and categorizes it into different files. You can simply navigate through categories and filter them and view, delete, move, rename or share any files.

Files by Google also let you share files instantly using peer-to-peer connections ( offline ). You can share your pictures, videos, documents, or apps with others nearby who also have the app. With fast speed up to 480 Mbps. It uses WPA2 encryption, providing a more secure file transfer.

The app also lets you share your files instantly to google cloud storage if you want to store your files on the cloud and also to SD card if your internal storage is full.

The size of the app is about 7 M.B in size and available for totally free on Google Play Store.

Snapseed

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image by Google | Snapseed is a complete and professional photo editor developed by Google.

Snapseed is Google’s own photo editing app that is most popular for editing raw photos. I personally use this app for editing my raw photos to make them look better with built-in tools and filters.

The app has built-in 29 Tools and Filters, including Healing, Brush, Structure, HDR, Perspective, and more. You can open and tweak RAW DNG files, make the color correction,s and more.

The size of the app is about 24 M.B in size and available for free on Google Play Store.

Google kormo

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image showing Google kormo | Find work and build your career with Google’s Kormo Jobs app. With just a few taps on your smartphone, discover jobs that match your interests

Google kormo is a job-finding app that helps you to search and find jobs on your location based on your skills and interests. You can get personalized job recommendations from verified employers based on your interests, qualifications, and location. You can create and download a free digital resume/CV. You can even apply directly and schedule interviews.

The app also contains an inbuilt knowledge hub to improve your skills. The size of the app is about 9.5 M.B in size and available for free on Google Play Store.

Google Primer

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image by Google Primer | Primer is a free, fast and easy way to learn new business and digital marketing skills.

Google Primer is a popular learning app that lets you learn new business and digital marketing skills for free. You can take a lesson on business planning, management, sales, digital advertising, social media, content marketing, SEO, analytics, branding, and more. The app teaches in simple text sentences that are easy to understand.

You can also keep track of your progress to make learning new skills part of your everyday life. Primer is available for free in English, Spanish, Portuguese, Bahasa, Hindi, and Telugu.

The app is available for free on Google Play Store. You can download and start using it to learn new skills.

Socratic by Google

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image showing Socratic by Google image by Socratic by Google | This learning app, powered by Google AI, helps you understand your school work at a high school and university level.

Socratic by Google is a learning app that helps students to find the best online resources for them to learn the concepts. You can use your voice or camera to connect to online resources and understand any problem.

If you are stuck on any math problem you can simply upload a photo of your question and get videos, step-by-step explanations to solve your problem. Currently, the app supports Algebra, Geometry, Trigonometry, Biology, Chemistry, Physics, History, and Literature, and more.

The size of the app is about 10 M.B in size and available for free on Google Play Store.

Task mate

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image showing Task mate image Task mate | Task Mate is a beta app made by Google that provides access to a variety of simple tasks, posted by businesses around the world.

Task mate is a new and early app to earn money from Google. You can earn money by doing simple tasks on the app posted by the business around the world. For example: take a photo of a nearby restaurant, answer survey questions about your preferences, or help translate sentences from English to your local language.

The app isn’t available for everyone as of now. You need a referral code to join and gain access to tasks. You can also use alternative apps like Google opinion rewards to earn money.

Google task mate is available for free on Google Play Store and the size is about 15 MB.

Photoscan

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image by Google | PhotoScan is a new scanner app from Google Photos that lets you scan and save your favorite printed photos using your phone’s camera.

PhotoScan is a new scanner app from Google Photos that lets you scan and save your favorite printed photos using your phone’s camera.

This is really a great tool to save old photos digitally and edit them the way we want. The size of the app is about 25 MB in size and available for free Google Play Store.

Google amplifier

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image Google amplifier | Sound Amplifier enhances audio from your Android device, using headphones to improve listening clarity.

Google amplifier is a new tool from Google that helps you to amplify the sounds in your environment or on your Android device. Sound Amplifier increases important sounds, like conversations, without over-boosting distracting noises.

You can just give it try if you want. Think like it’s a tool you want to use to amplify the sound around you. At first, this tool is only available for pixel users and now everyone with an android version above 6.0 can download it from Google Play Store.

Grasshopper

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Image by Google | Grasshopper is the coding app for beginners. With fun, quick lessons on your phone, the app teaches adult learners to write real JavaScript.

Grasshopper is another most popular code learning app from Google. This app contains different levels and puzzles to solve as a coder. You can improve your problem-solving skills and code skills as you reach Higher levels.

The size of the app is about 23 MB in size and available totally for free on Google Play Store

Google action blocks

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image Google action blocks | Action Blocks make routine actions easier with customizable buttons on your Android home screen. Powered by the Google Assistant

If you use Google assistant a lot to do your tasks then this app for you. You can easily set up Action Blocks for a loved one. Action Blocks can be configured to do anything the Assistant can do, in just one tap: call a friend, watch your favorite show, control the lights, and more.

The app is specially designed for making Daily routines easier. Action Blocks may also be useful for anyone who could benefit from an easier way to perform routine actions on their device, including individuals with dementia, aphasia, speech disorder, autism, spinal cord injury, traumatic brain injury, Down syndrome, Parkinson’s disease, essential tremor, dexterity impairments, or other conditions. People who use adaptive switches, Switch Access, or Voice Access may also benefit.

The size of the app is about 11 MB and totally available for free on Google Play Store. For tutorial, you can visit the Google action block support center

Read along ( Bolo )

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Read-along is the best app for kids learning any language. It was introduced first in India as Google Bolo and now it was named Read along. This app helps kids improve their reading skills in English and many other languages (Hindi, Bangla, Marathi, Tamil, Telugu, Urdu, Spanish & Portuguese) by encouraging them to read aloud interesting stories and collect stars and badges together with “Diya”, the friendly in-app assistant.

You can also use this app online and the size of the app is about 45 MB and totally available for free on Google Play Store.

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