Time for another round of apps that cover the spectrum of your beloved mobile device, be it iPhone, Android or Windows!

The Weekly App Smack is the best of new or updated design and productivity apps (and maybe a couple of fun ones, too) for the busy design or engineering professional and this week we have a list sure to make you more efficient.

Do you have an app suggestion that has made your life easier or changed up your workflow? Let us know in the comments below or send it into tips@www.solidsmack.com.

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“Explore more of the great outdoors. Get offline maps, turn-by-turn navigation and recommendations on hikes, cycling routes and mountain bike trails.”



“Why waste your valuable time calling customer service or filling out a bunch of online forms? Just tell us what happened—our chat bot will quickly gather some information and then pass it over to your agent to get started.”



“Cloud-based CallPlease is a call log that tracks call history and status. On both Web and mobile apps, all information is tracked, synced and centrally managed among multiple users on all devices worldwide. CallPlease is the perfect mobile solution for anyone who wants to reduce call chaos – individuals, executives + assistants, receptionists, teams, entire offices.”


The Oxford Companion to Beer

“Enjoy all of the great content from The Oxford Companion to Beer in this reference app, which includes popular terms, search, daily definitions, and more.”



“Aerial is an Android Live Wallpaper that puts aerial movies from cities like New York, San Francisco, Hawaii… at your wallpaper.”


Sense Flip Clock & Weather Pro

“A full featured, fully customizable digital clock and weather forecast widget.”