Andrew HaywardContributor, Greenbot

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.

fivetotry april1 lead

Five to Try: Nintendo's Miitomo arrives, and At Bat is ready for 2016

Grab these new and updated Android apps for the weekend ahead.


fivetotry march25 lead

Five to Try: Flyover Country offers in-flight facts, and Yo-Kai Watch comes to Android

Here's a look at the top apps and games that just landed in the Play Store.


fivetotry march18 lead

Five to Try: UberEats puts meals on wheels, and ProtonMail encrypts your email

Get the weekend started with the latest Android apps and games.


fivetotry mar11 lead

Five to Try: March Madness scores with Chromecast, and experience Coachella in VR

Here's another round of fresh Android apps and games to check out.


fivetotry march4 lead

Five to Try: Clash Royale crashes Android, and Hound is a valuable voice assistant

Check out the Play Store's most interesting new app and game releases.

multiplayer games lead

The best Android multiplayer games

Want to play with (or against) local friends and online foes? These are the games you need.


fivetotry feb25 lead

Five to Try: The Walking Dead: Michonne debuts, and VHS Camcorder fuzzes up your videos

Grab this week's most enticing new Android apps and games.


chromecast kids apps lead

The best Chromecast apps and games for kids

Google's cheap streamer can help keep your darling children from driving you nuts.


fivetotry feb19 lead

Five to Try: Everalbum is a photographer's best friend, and Circa Infinity is a dizzying delight

Load up on the week's most interesting new Android apps and games.


fivetotry feb12 lead

Five to Try: Nike shows off its SNKRS, and Alto's Adventure is winter wonder-fun

Snag the week's most enticing new Android apps and games.


fivetotry feb5 lead

Five to Try: Lost in Harmony is a rhythmic adventure, and Jukely puts you on the guest list

Load up on the week's most intriguing new Android apps and games.

fivetotry jan29 lead

Five to Try: Metamorphabet mesmerizes, and Lonely Planet curates handy travel guides

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

fivetotry jan22 lead

Five to Try: Kickstarter finally hits Android, and Mimicker Alarm wakes with games

Here's a look at the week's biggest new Android apps and games.


streaming music lead

Which streaming music service is best for your Android phone?

Spotify, Google Play Music, and Apple Music: We put the top apps through their paces and pick the best on-the-go option.


fivetotry jan15 lead

Five to Try: SKRWT fixes wonky phone photos, and The Room Three is another eerie puzzler

Grab these intriguing new apps and games for your Android phone.