What are the best apps for Chrome OS?

asked by Aadesh Motwane
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    #1Polarr

    Polarr

    Polarr is a photo editor app that includes features like dual lens effects and depth adjustments, masking tools, face-editing, and different filters. It lets you add layers to your photos and offers different blending and mask modes.

    Apps

    Web, Android, iOS, Windows, Mac, Chrome

    Free

    Joseph Parker
    Written on February 12, 2019
    "Extremely helpful for Chrome OS users even when offline. I found it more convenient to turn my raw files into amazing photos with this tool. Sharing and editing got way easier. For sure one of the best apps for chrome"
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    #2Skype

    Skype
    Skype is an online communication tool for videocalls, voice call, voice chatting and instant messenger services. You can use it for a wide range of needs, like calling your friends abroad,  voice chat and team chat for gaming, or many other necessities.
    Software

    Windows, Mac, Android, iOS, Chrome

    Free

    Charvi Sen
    Written on February 12, 2019
    "I use Skype daily for work and even for socializing. Great for my Chromebook. No hassle and convenient to use and updates fast too"
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    #3Any.do

    Any.do
    Any.do is an easy to use tool that helps you to keep track of all your appointments and tasks. It also allows you to make lists for various needs. It´s a very helpful solution that allows you to sync your data with your different devices.
    Apps

    Web, Android, iOS, Chrome

    Free

    Peter Zhu
    Written on February 12, 2019
    "I used Any.do in iOS before and while using Chrome OS, i felt no difference at all. Still helpful by just dragging and dropping attachments and tasks using my trackpad. "
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    #4One Tab

    One Tab

    With One Tab you can solve the annoying problem of finding yourself with too many tabs open. One tab converts them in a list, and if you need to access to them again you can enter the list and restore them either individually or bulk.


    Software

    Chrome Extension

    Free

    Xiang Pan
    Written on February 12, 2019
    "Really does a lot for me since I always tend to let loose when browsing. Helps me find what i'm actually working with quickly. Fits perfectly for Chrome actually"
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    #5Nimbus

    Nimbus

    Nimbus is a screenshot and screen video recorder of the web page. Through this extension, users can also record, share and edit screenshots and screencasts. Nimbus supports horizontal scrolling. It is offered by Nimbus Web.

    Software

    Chrome

    Free

    Phillip Davidson
    Written on February 12, 2019
    "Probably the best tool to share screenshots that i've encountered. I've had it in my Chromebook ever since"
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    #6MightyText

    MightyText

    Mightytext is an app for Android devices which allows you to send and schedule SMS and MMS messages from your PC, Mac or tablet. You can text from your computer and receive phone notifications on it. If you lose your phone, you can ring it from your computer.

    Apps

    Android, Windows, Mac, Chrome

    Free

    Alexander Smith
    Written on February 12, 2019
    "For busy people who use Chromebooks like me, then this could help you get in track with your sched"
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    #7Google Dictionary

    Google Dictionary

    Google Dictionary is a pop-up bubble that shows definitions as the user browses the web. It automatically translates foreign words based on the user's choice. It supports languages like Arabic, Chinese, Czech, Dutch, French, Japanese. Korean etc.

    Online Tools

    Free

    Olivia Cox
    Written on February 12, 2019
    "Pretty basic that every Chrome OS user should have this. Great as an app for chromebook"
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    #8StayFocusd

    StayFocusd

    StayFocusd is an extension that helps students to stay focused on work. It restricts the number of time people spent on time-wasting websites. It can also block or allow sites, subdomains, paths, and pages. It is offered by Transfusion Media.

    Online Tools

    Free

    Edison Fan
    Written on February 12, 2019
    "Glad that I have got this since I shifted to Chrome"

Summary

Best What are the best apps for Chrome OS
RankSolutionsTypeVotesPrice
1PolarrApps 0 Free
2SkypeSoftware 0 Free
3Any.doApps 0 Free
4One TabSoftware 0 Free
5NimbusSoftware 0 Free
6MightyTextApps 0 Free
7Google DictionaryOnline Tools 0 Free
8StayFocusdOnline Tools 0 Free
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