1. stickyshocker's Avatar
    Need some help in deciding what apps to put on my sons phone, hes had it since Xmas but is starting to say hes bored of it.

    Would like everyone's help in what to put on it to keep him amazed as such, don't just want games want all sorts of thing that will appeal to him.

    Thanks for any help
    06-09-2014 08:52 AM
  2. rishabk97's Avatar
    06-09-2014 08:57 AM
  3. xandros9's Avatar
    LiveGaming if he's into Twitch
    Games are a safe bet of course.
    Himanshu Chowdhary likes this.
    06-09-2014 09:16 AM
  4. stickyshocker's Avatar
    Thank you, I have downloaded both.
    06-09-2014 01:27 PM
  5. stickyshocker's Avatar
    Can anyone else help with recommendations please!
    06-10-2014 07:06 AM
  6. WanderingTraveler's Avatar
    Download more games, more games!

    Set up XBOX Live on Windows Phone if he's into that sort of thing.
    Ask him what kinds of games he likes as well, so you have a rough idea of what you need to search for.

    EDIT: Sorry, didn't read the OP. Hey, I'm a bit hasty :P

    Why not have 6snap and 6tag? Take note, those kinds of apps are what may be popular with his peers.
    Himanshu Chowdhary likes this.
    06-10-2014 07:10 AM
  7. xandros9's Avatar
    Games:
    (I mixed paid/free)
    Halo: Spartan Assault
    Subway Surfers
    Temple Run 2 (similar to above)
    Asphalt 8, if it's available for 512 MB devices

    Of course, you should take a look with him to see what he fancies, i would prefer i had some input when I was 13. (although I was left alone with my ancient gadgets though then, yay)
    Himanshu Chowdhary likes this.
    06-10-2014 04:05 PM
  8. stickyshocker's Avatar
    Thanks guys, really helpful. Only thing is I could do with some apps that are not just games
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    06-10-2014 05:02 PM
  9. xandros9's Avatar
    This list is for anyone, I find them handy universally.

    The #1 Toolkit app just recently featured on the homepage is handy for anyone.
    6snap if he's interested in snapchat
    Adobe Reader, might come in handy at times.
    Counters - counts stuff
    Dictionary
    Files

    Messenger if he happens to use Facebook messaging a lot.

    Metrotube and/or myTube for YouTube
    Nokia Camera
    Office Lens if he finds it handy, probably not.
    ooVoo/Skype, if he uses those.
    Pandora could be nice for music streaming.

    Game: Spartan Runner, GBA8

    Voice Memos
    Himanshu Chowdhary likes this.
    06-10-2014 07:31 PM
  10. fdalbor's Avatar
    Espn Hub to keep track of sports, C/net to keep track of mobile news, Mobile Nations for all things mobile not just WP8, Weather app of course, Help and Tips to help him get the most out of his phone, Skype for all things messaging, Checkers, Chess, Pacman for a few quick games, Kindle for books, the list goes on and on.
    Himanshu Chowdhary likes this.
    06-10-2014 08:26 PM
  11. stickyshocker's Avatar
    Thanks guys I will look into each, dictionary is probably one that's a good idea I never thought of though
    06-11-2014 12:59 AM
  12. Brandon McLean's Avatar
    Wikipedia app by Rudy huyn
    HERE navigation apps
    Maybe header tiles if he wants to customize his start screen a little
    06-13-2014 02:28 AM
  13. bitwise's Avatar
    If he's into comics or manga, there are a couple of those readers too.
    06-13-2014 02:41 AM
  14. rishabk97's Avatar
    Don't forget Tapatalk for browsing forums. :D
    06-13-2014 05:23 AM

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