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 we have a new advanced photo editor for iPhone that just might put other advanced photo editors to shame, updates to both Microsoft Word and Excel on Android, a new email client 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 [email protected].

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Polarr Photo Editor

“Make high-level edits with this powerful and elegant tool for advanced photo enthusiasts. Learn new ways to process your photos, or find the tools you already know and love and use them on your mobile device.”

Polarr

Retype

“Retype is the only type tool with 3D, shadow and multi-color layer fonts. It boasts intelligent layout engine that let you add countless font, art and layout combinations with one tap.”

Retype

Microsoft Word

“Microsoft Word for Android is made for work on-the-go. Word has the familiar look, feel and quality of Office with an intuitive touch experience designed for Android phones and tablets. Whether you want to create a beautiful document or just need to read and make quick edits on-the-go, Word gives you the best productivity experience you want. Work with confidence knowing that your documents look best with Office and you won’t lose any formatting or data as you move across devices. You’ll have easy access to your documents in the cloud whenever you need them.”

Word

Microsoft Excel

“Microsoft Excel for Android is made for work on-the-go. Sort and analyze your data with Excel and draw insights. Excel has the familiar look, feel and quality of Office with an intuitive touch experience designed for Android phones and tablets. Whether you want to create a powerful spreadsheet or just need to view and make quick edits on-the-go, Excel gives you the best productivity experience you want. Work with confidence knowing that your spreadsheets look best with Office and you won’t lose any formatting or data as you move across devices. You’ll have easy access your spreadsheets in the cloud whenever you need them.”

Excel

Afterlight

“Afterlight is the perfect image editing app for quick and straightforward editing. Our simple design, paired with powerful and snappy tools, will give you the look you want in seconds. Take us with you on your next adventure.”

Afterlight

Maestro

“Introducing Maestro: a better mail client for Windows Phone. With unique features like account themes, gestures, and favorites, Maestro helps you manage your inbox quickly and efficiently. “

Maestro

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