Andrew HaywardContributor, Macworld

Andrew Hayward is a Chicago-based games, apps, and gadgets writer whose work has been featured in more than 70 publications. He's also a work-at-home dad to an unruly four-year-old.

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Play with—and program—Star Wars droids with Sphero's new R2-D2 and BB-9E

BB-8 gets friends as more app-controlled robots appear, now with a learning twist.

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Five to Try: Unroll.me tames your email subscriptions and a new Final Fantasy arrives

Check out this week's biggest Android app and game releases.

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Five to Try: Experience The Walking Dead in VR and cruise the Death Road to Canada

This week's Android app debuts include some appropriately spooky picks.

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Five to Try: Game of Thrones begins its Conquest, and Lawnchair is a Pixel-perfect launcher

Check out this week's biggest Android app and game releases.

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Five to Try: Movies Anywhere fuses your digital libraries, and Into the Dead 2 sprints to life

Don't miss this week's biggest Android app and game debuts.

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Five to Try: Facebook's Messenger Lite loses the bulk, and Stranger Things gets a retro game

Don't miss the week's biggest new Android apps and games.

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Five to Try: Catch some fun in Pokémon Playhouse and scratch your mash-up itch with WeDJ

Here's a look at the week's biggest Android app and game releases.

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Five to Try: Minecraft adds cross-platform fun, and XOutOf10 gives Android that iPhone X look

Be sure to grab this week's most enticing new Android apps and games.

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Five to Try: Iron Marines hits the battlefield, and DC's Justice League assembles in VR

Don't miss this week's biggest new Android apps and games.

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Hyperkin SmartBoy review: Turn your Android phone into a very dumb Game Boy

The SmartBoy is a clever idea, but frustrating inconsistencies and incompatibilities ruin the fun.

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Five to Try: Amazon Prime Video hits the Play Store, and The Walking Dead begins March to War

Grab this week's biggest new Android app and game releases.

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Five to Try: Peanut is like Tinder for fellow moms, and Meshi Quest offers chaotic cooking fun

Check out this week's biggest Android app and game debuts.

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Five to Try: Titanfall: Assault lands on Android, and Kevin Hart launches Laugh Out Loud

Check out this week's biggest new Play Store releases.

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