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!
Parents & Kids
Help keep your children away from inappropriate content, manage and set limits, track usage, and more with parental controls. Use the parental control tool based on what kind of phone your child has. If your child has an Android smartphone, simply use Google Family Link. If your child has an iPhone, use the iPhone's built-in parental controls. For more information about parental controls, please choose whether your child has an Android or iPhone below.
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.
Track any item on Amazon and get notifications when their prices drop so you can always find the best deal. Easily save time and money on Amazon by using Pricepule to ensure you're getting the best prices.
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.
Enjoy the virtual company of other people by using video chat. Using video chat makes staying in touch with friends and family near and far easy. We recommend using Wi-Fi when video chatting to conserve on data.
Video chat and have a virtual "house party" with up to eight people at once. Receive notifications when your friends are online. Plus, play Heads Up, trivia, and other games while video chatting.
Exclusively for Apple users and preinstalled on Apple devices, Facetime allows you to video chat with other Apple users. With Facetime, you can video chat with up to 32 people at one time.