Apps and other ways
to enhance your phone.
We want to make sure that every customer is informed and has access to free apps that can enhance their Twigby experience. To help make the process of finding these apps as easy as possible, we’ve provided a selection of free apps, researched and tested by our team to get you started.
Block Calls & Texts
Most smartphones have number blocking abilities for calls and texts. However, here you'll find some free apps that help reduce the number of unwanted calls or texts even further.
Truecaller identifies and flags unknown numbers, identifies every unknown SMS, and creates a separate folder for spam messages. You can also look up numbers to identify who they are.
Block unwanted calls and get more information about numbers from outside of your contact list. Flag unknown numbers as spam, identify incoming calls and block potential neighborhood scam calls.
Whether frugality comes naturally to you or you work hard to stay tight on your budget, these apps will help you with all of your money-saving needs. They can help you build a budget, track expenses, and even get money back!
GasBuddy is a smartphone app connecting you with the lowest gas prices on your next pit stop. This app will also tell you which gas stations have the friendliest service, cleanest restrooms, best coffee, and more.
Mint allows users to create budgets, track spending, and much more. You can stay on top of your bills by syncing them with your phone’s calendar and receiving alerts from Mint. Mint users can check their credit score and keep track of changes.
Flipp finds deals at your favorite stores and saves your loyalty cards all in one place. With Flipp, your coupons are always on hand. Compare prices at stores near you by searching for the items you want. Save money and time while shopping with Flipp.
This app is a barcode and QR scanner. It will allow you to scan an item to compare prices across numerous stores. It makes in-store and online shopping a breeze by doing all the price comparisons for you, saving you time and money.
Your smartphone provides convenience in so many areas of your life. Did you know your health is one of those? These apps will help you anywhere on your health journey whether you’re just starting out or a pro in the gym.
Create personalized weight loss goals, set a daily calorie goal, plus keep track of your food and exercise. Join a community with those who have similar goals.
Map my Run
Keep track of your routes whether you walk, jog, or run. Share your workouts with friends and get personal stats to improve your performance!
International Travel Calling & Texting
Easily stay in touch with your friends & family for free when you are traveling internationally. All you need is a WiFi connection and one of these apps.
Make free international calls, send text messages, open a group chat, and so much more! Just be sure that your friends and family also have the Viber Messenger app downloaded on their phone.
When traveling internationally, WhatsApp can use WiFi to let you message and call friends and family for free if they also have WhatsApp Messenger downloaded.
When traveling abroad and on WiFi, you can use iMessage to stay in touch with other iPhone users for free. Please note that iMessage is not available for download as it only comes preinstalled on iPhones.
Available only on iPhone, FaceTime can be used to call other iPhone users by choosing FaceTime Audio or FaceTime Video. It is also free to call other iPhone users when you are connected to WiFi.
Parents & Kids
Help keep your children away from inappropriate sites and content. Install one of the following apps on your child’s Twigby phone.
Keep track of your child’s electronic behavior. Set time limits for your child from your own phone, restrict apps during school or at bedtime, and pause your child’s phone or reward them with bonus time.
Secure Teen Parental Control
This is a simple way to monitor your child’s online activity. You can filter inappropriate websites, view the websites they access in real-time, track their Facebook activities, and more.
Quickly compare prices from your home or at the store to save time and money on the items you’re looking for.
This app offers more than just price comparisons. It also lets you know when there are sales on items you choose. Plus, it confirms where you like to shop and won’t show sales at stores you prefer not to visit.
ScanLife is simple to use. The main screen is the barcode scanner, which saves time when you want results on your item quickly. Simply check the barcode and you get the results.
The following apps are perfect for seniors looking to update their smartphones. Try these apps for health and productivity to make your smartphone experience even more enjoyable.
Magnifying Glass + Flashlight
Turn a phone’s camera into a magnifying glass & flashlight. It's an excellent tool for those who have trouble reading. Enlarge text by up to 5x and take a picture of what you’re magnifying if you need it later.
Medisafe Meds & Pill Reminder
Medisafe helps you keep track of your medications, supplements & vitamins. It reminds you to take pills, track blood pressure, glucose and more. You can also share results with doctors.
Track Friends & Family
Keep up with your family members and know where they are at all times with a GPS tracker app. Install one of the following apps on your family member’s phone to keep better track.
Your child can share their location safely using GPS tracking with friends and family. Only those that you select your child to share with can view their Glympse from any web-enabled device.
Life360 Family Locator
Quickly locate family members on a map. View real-time location on a private map, receive real-time alerts when your child arrives or leaves from their destination, and see their past location history.
Transfer Phone Content
There are many ways to transfer the content of your old phone to a new phone. However, we have found the most reliable and common ways to accomplish this. To see instructions on how to transfer your phone’s information from one phone to another phone, please click below.