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 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.

This week, the popular iOS app Things is free (if you can grab it before 11/28). We’ve also rounded up FlightTrack 5 for monitoring your flights via GPS, a To Do list app for your Windows phone, and more.

Have an app suggestion that’s made your life easier or changed up your workflow?

Let us know in the comments below or send it in to tips@www.solidsmack.com.

Hit it!

Things (Free until 11/28)

“Things is a delightful and easy to use task manager. It’s the perfect companion for everything you want to achieve in life, offering a great balance between ease of use and powerful features…”


FlightTrack 5

“FlightTrack’s beautiful design and user experience are tailored to meet the needs of all kinds of travelers. With FlightTrack, you can search flights by number, route, or airport in a single search field, create trips with multiple flights and travelers, and view the progression of the trip within a single workflow…”


OfficeSuite 8 Pro

“OfficeSuite lets you easily view, edit, and create Word, Excel, PowerPoint and PDF documents all from the most feature-rich mobile office solution available for Android smartphones and tablets…”



“Androidify yourself! Create, accessorize and share Android characters that look like you, your best friend, your Uncle Sal… anyone, really.”



“CleverToDo is a task management application. Manage your tasks efficiently. This To Do application is based on “Get Things Done” methodology created by David Allen. Slick and intuitive design allows you to focus on tasks. Simplify your daily life, reduce stress and stay productive…”


Weather Flow

“The weather experience tailored for Windows Phone 8.1 with amazing customizable design, awesome live tiles and lock screen support…”