Some apps can make everyday life easier on the phone, with the ability to pay bills in a few clicks on the smartphone, for example. Available for Android or iPhone (iOS) devices, there are tools that indicate useful places near you, find a restroom nearby or even help you organize your finances.
O TechTudo has prepared a list of ten useful apps you may not know about but need to download to your device. Among the selected apps, we highlight Kekanto, Flush, Moovit, Feedly and GuiaBayment.
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The Duolingo app is very useful for those who want to learn a new language by phone. Photo: Reproduo / Gabriel Santos
For those who wish to have a foreign language course in the palm of their hands, one of the highest rated Duolingo, available for Android and iPhone (iOS). From it you can learn English, Spanish, French, German, Italian and even Esperanto. After creating your account and choosing the language, you set a goal of how many minutes a day you want to study. You can also take a placement test if you already know a little about the language and do not need to learn from scratch. The exercises help you to write, speak and listen in other languages.
SnapSeed has dozens of tools to make your photos even better. Photo: Reproduo / Gabriel Santos
For those who need a practical and multi-function photo editor, SnapSeed is one of the best options available for Android and iPhone (iOS). It has 29 filters and tools, including cropping, rotating, writing, and framing your images. The app supports JPG and RAW files.
Canva templates are already in the correct dimensions for each social network Photo: Reproduction / Gabriel Santos
The Canva app, available for Android and iPhone (iOS), is a real "hand on the wheel" for those who need to create graphic pieces. He has several templates Pre-defined for posters, logos, business cards, resumes, photo montages and even calendars. The app indicates the proper size for creating Internet images, such as social media posts, from Instagram Stories to Facebook covers and advertisements. There is also a database with text styles, images and illustrations to help you.
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Kekanto features reviews and opinions from different users, helping you choose the best places around Photo: Reproduction / Gabriel Santos
If you're in a different city or looking for new places near you, the Kekanto app for Android and iPhone (iOS) can help you with some tips. From your location, the app indicates restaurants, clubs, attractions, hotels, among other options. It integrates with Google Maps, including address, reviews from other users, and hours of operation. One of the functions that arouse the most interest is that it shows tips from others who have already been to the establishment, sharing their experiences. There are still collections of places you can follow, with a list of options for all tastes.
You can register a toilet to get other users out of the squeeze by the Flush app. Photo: Reproduction / Gabriel Santos
You may have already been in the situation of being tight to go to the bathroom, but not knowing if there were any around. The Flush app for Android and iPhone (iOS) promises to solve this problem. The app's home screen shows a map with directions of toilets near you, including those within establishments such as restaurants and malls. In "Near Me" the app indicates the ones nearby. All indications are made by the users themselves, and you can even add a toilet, indicating the address, if free and if you have access for people with disabilities.
Moovit works for a variety of modes, such as buses, subways, trains, and even bicycles. Photo: Reproduo / Gabriel Santos
For those who use public transportation, the application is Moovit, available for Android and iPhone (iOS). To use it, just click "Where do you want to go?" and enter your destination. Then click "Find directions" to see app suggestions. You can filter between "Faster", "Walk less" and "Fewer changes", as well as the types of transport. You can still set the route from departure time, arrival time or based on the last lines of the day.
After starting "Let's", the app has a function that sends a notification to the user to know when to go down. You can also see which lines pass through a station or track the path of one. You can even download offline maps of public transport lines such as subway and train.
The Unit Converter also helps users with mathematical operations. Photo: Reproduction / Gabriel Santos
Another very useful app is the Unit Converter, available for Android only. It converts virtually any measurement, including temperature, weight, length and even currency. The app also has tools such as calculator, stopwatch, world time zone, protractor, as well as help with mathematical calculations such as ratio, equations, area length, perimeter, interest and others.
Guiabimbus compares spending and income compared to the planning for the month. Photo: Reproduction / Gabriel Santos
For those who want to organize their finances, one of the top rated apps is Guiabayment, available for Android and iPhone (iOS). Once installed, it asks for your bank information, but only for viewing and with security guarantee. The app makes a monthly summary comparing planning and statement. This way, the user can know where he spent the most in the month and how he can save. For this, I need to correctly categorize expenses and incomes.
It is also possible to track your latest transactions and create an agenda with the next tickets to be paid, so that the application helps you not to forget. On the "Guide" tab, it also indicates opportunities and tips for saving and investing from app partners. Finally, you can consult your CPF at SCPC – Central Credit Protection Service.
Feedly keeps your favorite sites together in one place Photo: Reproduction / Gabriel Santos
It's hard to keep track of everything at the moment, but the Feedly app, available for Android and iPhone (iOS), helps bring together multiple-vehicle RSS in one place. In the "Discover" menu, you can find national and international sources divided by subjects such as Cooking, Travel, Sports, Games and others. All added sites will appear on a single page on the home screen. You can also separate publications to read later by dragging the card to the side, making it available in "Read Later". Click on "Visit Website" to read the direct post from the app.
CamScanner is a portable scanner available for Android and iPhone (iOS) Photo: Playback / Gabriel Santos
Finally, CamScanner is a very useful application for scanning documents right from your phone, either Android or iPhone (iOS). To do so, it utilizes the device's camera and offers intelligent cutting functions and improved text and image quality. There is still the possibility to recognize the scanned text and extract its information.