Recommended Reference and Information Apps

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  • Wikipedia Wikipedia

    Wikipedia

    Wikimedia Foundation

    522888 ratings

    Official Wikipedia App for Android. Wikipedia is the free encyclopedia containing more than 20 million articles in 280 languages, and is the most comprehensive and widely used reference work humans have ever compiled.

  • IMDb Movies & TV IMDb Movies & TV

    IMDb Movies & TV

    IMDb

    462607 ratings

    IMDb, the world’s most popular and authoritative source for movie, TV, and celebrity content. Sign in to: • Add movies and TV shows to your Watchlist • Rate what you’ve seen • Receive notifications for showtimes, breaking news, and more Explore a...

  • Yelp Yelp

    Yelp

    Yelp, Inc

    319332 ratings

    Top-ranked Yelp for Android has over 100 million reviews on businesses worldwide — all in the palm of your hand. Whether you are looking for a pizzeria that is open now or a coffee shop nearby, Yelp is your local guide to finding just the place to e...

  • Dictionary.com Dictionary.com

    Dictionary.com

    Dictionary.com, LLC

    860435 ratings

    Take Dictionary.com's trusted reference content wherever you go. Top-rated #1 Android dictionary app, with trusted reference content from Dictionary.com & Thesaurus.com!

  • Dictionary - Merriam-Webster Dictionary - Merriam-Webster

    Dictionary - Merriam-Webster

    Merriam-Webster Inc.

    373702 ratings

    Get America’s most useful and respected dictionary, optimized for your Android device. This is the best Android app for English language reference, education, and vocabulary building. And now we’ve added new word games! It’s never been more fun to le...

  • Collins English Dictionary Collins English Dictionary

    Collins English Dictionary

    MobiSystems

    2784 ratings

    Collins English Dictionary - the most comprehensive, up-to-date and trustworthy English dictionary available.  • Contains more than 722,000 words, meanings and phrases  • Reintroduces literary and rare words useful for crossword solvers and setters...

  • ConvertPad - Unit Converter ConvertPad - Unit Converter

    ConvertPad - Unit Converter

    Sunny Moon

    90214 ratings

    CAUTION: Please use the "Favorite Categories" in menu to see the default hidden units. ConvertPad is the most powerful and fully featured Unit converter, Currency converter and Calculator. It's a simple but the most powerful unit converter....

  • ElectroDroid ElectroDroid

    ElectroDroid

    IODEMA Srl

    133298 ratings

    ElectroDroid is a simple and powerful collection of electronics tools and references. This is the free version, which contains ads; you can also buy from the Market the PRO version of the app to support the developer, unlock more features and get...

  • Periodic Table Periodic Table

    Periodic Table

    Socratica, LLC

    27396 ratings

    Learn the periodic table of elements with Socratica. Over 30 facts about each element for reference. Audio clips to help with pronunciation. Test yourself with quiz mode. Find elements by table, search or index. Learn dozens of chemistry terms...

  • Google Translate Google Translate

    Google Translate

    Google Inc.

    4591941 ratings

    • Translate between 103 languages by typing • Tap to Translate: Copy text in any app and your translation pops up • Offline: Translate 52 languages when you have no Internet • Instant camera translation: Use your camera to translate text instant...

  • FactBook FactBook

    FactBook

    Urbian

    1967 ratings

    FactBook is a reference app offering fast and easy access to the CIA World Fact Book and United Nations data and statistics. It covers a wide range of topics and presents information clearly and beautifully. Download FactBook now and learn...

  • World Atlas World Atlas

    World Atlas

    Mindbeach Ltd.

    5874 ratings

    Expand your knowledge - with over 260 countries and 230 capitals, this is the most complete atlas app on the market. Includes: * Olympics data * Demographics * Geographic info * Travel info * Weather info * Flags * Satellite + street maps * Quiz...

  • Sky Map Sky Map

    Sky Map

    Sky Map Devs

    505241 ratings

    Sky Map is a hand-held planetarium for your Android device. Use it to identify stars, planets, nebulae and more. Originally developed as Google Sky Map, it has now been donated and open sourced. Troubleshooting/FAQ The Map doesn't move/points in...

  • NASA NASA

    NASA

    NASA 

    80001 ratings

    Come explore with NASA and discover the latest images, videos, mission information, news, feature stories, tweets, NASA TV and featured content with the NASA app for Android. Features: - Over 15,000 images (and growing everyday) - Latest news and...

  • Amazon Kindle Amazon Kindle

    Amazon Kindle

    Amazon Mobile LLC

    634626 ratings

    The Kindle app puts millions of books at your fingertips. It’s the app for every reader, whether you’re a book reader, magazine reader, or newspaper reader—and you don’t need to own a Kindle to use it. Choose from over four million Kindle books f...

  • Google Play Books Google Play Books

    Google Play Books

    Google Inc.

    1244048 ratings

    Choose from millions of books on Google Play including new releases, New York Times® bestsellers, textbooks and free classics. Easily adjust font size and customize even more of your reading experience. Read online or offline and pick up where you...

  • SAS Survival Guide - Lite SAS Survival Guide - Lite

    SAS Survival Guide - Lite

    Trellisys.net

    1570 ratings

    SAS Survival Lite is the FREE version of the complete SAS Survival Guide, available now in the app store. Based on the million-copy bestselling book, this fantastic free app provides you with a bare bones guide to wilderness survival. Jam-packed...