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13 Favorite iOS, Android Apps

Avoid password hell, simplify smartphone typing and win back battery life with this baker's dozen of Android and iOS mobile apps.
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You probably have at least a dozen secure passwords for social media, online banking and vendor websites. Keeper Password & Data Vault can reduce the stress levels by securing your passwords in one place. An automatic password generator creates and stores strong passwords to protect your vital information. Keeper is available on iOS and Android. For more great password apps, see our slideshow of the top 10 password managers.

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mak63
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mak63,
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11/23/2013 | 10:59:18 PM
re: 13 Favorite iOS, Android Apps
HopStop seems to be for iOS only. Can't find it on Google Play.

I found the Transit App though. (https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.thetransitapp.droid). It looks similar to HopStop. Already downloaded it.

I'd like to add WebSharingLite for Android (https://play.google.com/stor/ap/details?id=nextapp.websharing&hl=en). A nice little gem that lets you download or upload files to your device thru a WiFi connection. You know, in case you can't find the cable.
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Cara Latham,
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8/26/2013 | 8:07:48 PM
re: 13 Favorite iOS, Android Apps
I can personally attest to HopStop's ability to get you from point A to point B. It is pretty accurate and is a must have for city dwellers or those who frequently travel.
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