Andrew HaywardContributor, Greenbot

Andrew Hayward is a Chicago-based games, apps, and gadgets writer whose work has been featured in more than 50 publications. He's also a work-at-home dad to a wild toddler.

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Five to Try: YouTube Kids curates children's content, while the minimal iA Writer keeps you productive

Here are the new Android apps and games you should download this week.

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The best Google Cardboard VR apps

Games, concerts, and other immersive virtual reality experiences—and many are available for free.

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How to get started with Cardboard, Google's DIY virtual reality headset

Want to strap your smartphone to your face? It's cheap and relatively easy.

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Five to Try: Do Button simplifies everyday tasks, and Toca Nature offers kids a wilderness sandbox

A look at the new and updated Android apps you need to check out this week.

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Five to Try: Peak to train your brain, Sling TV to rot it (but in a good way)

Load up your device with week's hottest new Android apps and games.

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Five to Try: Picturesque perks up your lock screen, and Reserve helps secure V-Day plans

Here's a look at the new and updated Android apps and games you need to grab this week.

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Five to Try: Office helps you get work done, Satellina distracts you from it

Our picks for the new and updated Android apps and games you need to download now.

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Five to Try: Limit app obsessions with QualityTime, or start one with Dragon Quest V

Our weekly column highlights the new Android apps and games you need to download right now.

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Five to Try: Charlie Hebdo goes digital, WWE's superhero brawler, and Crossy Road hits Android

Our new column spotlights the latest Android apps and games you need to check out this week.

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Got a new Android phone? Here's how to properly get rid of your old one

Protect and clear your data—and then sell, donate, or recycle your old phone.

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The best Android games of 2014

Free or premium, breezy or in-depth—these are the essential games from this year.

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Eliminate travel frustrations with these free Android apps

Whatever your itinerary, these resources can save time, money, and maybe even your sanity.

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80 Days leads you on a round-the-world adventure during your commute

Based on the classic novel, this interactive fiction experience blends excellent writing with empowering decision-making.

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Get into the holiday spirit with these festive Android games

If you need seasonal flair in every part of your life, these games can fill that void.

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The Banner Saga delivers tactical role-playing with fabulous fantasy artwork

Finally available on Android, this tactical combat and resource management game features a grim but gorgeous campaign.

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