Best new Android and iPhone apps (August 17th - August 22nd)

We're off to another week, and what better way to start it than test a fresh set of new apps? Yes, there are hundreds pouring down in the app store catalogues out there, and that's a bit daunting, but hey, fear now — we dig through them for you!

So, this week, we've got Google's Duo, a cool utility app to set your Android's home button longpress action, an anonymous social network to connect with strangers, and some more interesting offerings. Check them out below, see which ones you like, and — as always — let us know if we missed an awesome new app that should be on this list!

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