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Top 5 Apps of 2013 – XDA Developer TV
On Tuesday, XDA Developer TV Jordan talked about the top 5 technology trends of 2013. Yesterday, he talked about the top 5 technology stories of 2013. And today, TK combed through all the releases and app reviews from the year and identified the Top Five Apps from XDA Developers of 2013.
This includes everything from the open source camera app Focal to the sound modification app Viper4Android, and much more. So take a moment to check out today’s video, and see what we think were the top 5 apps found on XDA of 2013 are. Let us know if we got it right or why we are dead wrong in the comments below!
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Be sure to check out other great XDA Developer TV Videos
- Top 5 Technology Stories of 2013 – XDA Developer TV
- Top 5 Technology Trends of 2013 – XDA Developer TV
- Google Hangouts Widget, Nexus Device Optimizations, Unofficial KitKat ROMs for Optimus 4X – XDA Developer TV
- Ubuntu/Android Dual Boot on 4.2+ AOSP, Oppo N1 CyanogenMod Edition Released, Source Available! – XDA Developer TV
- Side-Load an App to Google Glass and GlassCopter App Review – XDA Developer TV
- Happy Holidays from XDA Developer TV
- Device Review: Google Glass XE 2.0
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