Tech 14 apps everyone should have on their phone

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Most people spend the vast majority of their time in just a handful of apps. These are the best ones everyone should have.

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7. It's the same great experience of using iOS.

(Hollis Johnson/Business Insider)
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Most people spend the vast majority of their time in just a handful of apps. I'm no exception.

While I keep over 100 apps on my phone for minor things, there are only 14 apps that I regularly turn to. These are my go-to apps that make my life easier, more productive and more enjoyable. If you want to get the most out of your phone, I recommend having these essential apps.

Check them out:

Spotify

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Spotify's  new hustle: selling make-up

(Thomson Reuters)

For listening to as much music as possible, however you like to listen to it.

App Store | Google Play



Yelp

Yelp play

Yelp

(Thomson Reuters)

For restaurant recommendations and reviews of businesses.

App Store | Google Play



Solebon Solitaire

Solebon Solitaire play

Solebon Solitaire

(Dave Smith/Tech Insider)

A free, quiet game for downtime or commuting.

App Store | Google Play



Slack

Slack play

Slack

(Slack)

For getting work done, and collaborating with others.

App Store | Google Play



Uber

Uber play

Uber

(Robert Galbraith/Reuters)

For getting a quick ride from point A to point B, wherever that may be.

App Store | Google Play



Google Maps

Google Maps play

Google Maps

(Dave Smith/Tech Insider)

For navigating around the city, driving directions and finding places of interest.

App Store | Google Play



Reddit

Reddit play

Reddit

(Dave Smith/Tech Insider)

For entertainment, news, and stories to share.

App Store | Google Play



Your personal bank's app

Your personal bank's app play

Your personal bank's app

(REUTERS/ Rebecca Cook)

For tracking your finances, as well as incoming and outgoing payments.

App Store | Google Play



Email by Edison

Email by Edison play

Email by Edison

(EasilyDoMail.com)

For a better, more organized, more efficient email experience.

App Store | Google Play



Twitter

Twitter play

Twitter

(Thomson Reuters)

For getting the latest news (and occasionally depressing yourself).

App Store | Google Play



Doordash (or your local food delivery app)

Doordash (or your local food delivery app) play

Doordash (or your local food delivery app)

(DoorDash)

For those nights when you're too lazy to cook.

App Store | Google Play



Dark Sky

Dark Sky play

Dark Sky

(Hollis Johnson/Business Insider)

For an extremely accurate view of the day's weather.

App Store | Google Play



Instagram

Instagram play

Instagram

(Google Images)

To keep up with friends, and share my own experiences with them.

App Store | Google Play



YouTube

YouTube play

YouTube

(YouTube)

For watching the occasional video clip, trailer, or show.

App Store | Google Play

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