The tech world is constantly evolving. New software, hardware, and concepts are unveiled nearly daily and it can be difficult to keep track of the latest and greatest in technology. The team at Cool Material is here to help.

With this guide, we’ll be presenting helpful info on the best mobile apps for productivity, gaming, finance, and more to help you stay tuned in to the world around you. Need a better weather app? Want some help with meditation? We’ve got you covered.

Welcome to Cool Material’s comprehensive guide to the best apps.


The Best Weather Apps to Help Plan Your Week

If you’re looking for a weather app that goes above and beyond—one that’ll show you live radar updates, that taps into an incredibly large station network, looks absolutely beautiful, or will give you the info on your allergies for the day—we've got it all here.

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The 12 Best Meditation Apps to Help You Chill the F*ck Out

As it turns out, there are dozens of apps geared towards helping you meditate, sleep better, and curb your anxiety. We combed through the app stores to find 12 of the best meditation and anxiety apps that will absolutely help you chill the fuck out.

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The Best Alternatives for the iPhone Notes App

From grocery store lists to funny band names to actual note-taking, everyone needs a space to jot down their thoughts. From do-it-all task apps to collaborative document apps, we’ve rounded up the best apps to replace your iPhone Notes app.

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10 Apps Guaranteed to Wake You Up

There are plenty of helpful and ingenious apps that make waking up easy. So, we’ve rounded up some of the best alarm apps to help get you up and out of bed.

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11 Apps To Slim Down Your Wallet

Thanks to the current digital age, there are plenty of apps you could download to lighten the load of your bulky wallets. We rounded up 11 of our favorite finance, business, and productivity apps that help slim down our wallets.

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The 14 Best Apps You’ve Never Heard Of

What about the newer apps that have made pretty massive waves in the tiny ponds they’re in—the apps we didn’t know we couldn’t live without? Here are the 8 best apps you’ve never heard of.

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10 Mobile Games That Will Sharpen Your Mind In Your Downtime

We love brain training games because they aren’t just fun, they condition our brains to be better and sharper. Memory retention, abstraction, divided attention, word memory, etc.—a good brain game has it all. Here are 8 of the best mobile brain training apps out there.

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18 Apps Every Car Owner Should Have On Their Phone

You need directions, the nearest gas station, and the best ways to buy a new car. We’re here to help. These are the 18 apps we think every car owner should have.

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The 10 Best Travel Apps You Should Install Before Your Next Trip

If you're starting to travel again, you'll want to make sure you're prepared. Download these ten travel apps to get the most out of your upcoming vacations.

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