As a product manager and overall techie, I surprisingly don’t venture too deep into the app world. I primarily use my phone for messaging, email, and of course, reddit.
I’m a big fan of minimalistic apps, as everything I need becomes only a tap or a gesture away. That being said, I spend much more of my efforts customizing my device so it’s simple and doesn’t get in my way. I’m currently using the the HTC One (M7), which cosmetically, I think is the best phone on the market.
Apart from just looks, the M7 has an amazing 1080p HD screen and some great front facing speakers. It lacks in the battery life category but other than that I couldn’t be happier.
Below is a list of five essential apps that I use on a regular basis.