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Fresh Android Apps for Feb. 9: OneNote Mobile, App Timer Mini, Caps

by Ian Black

Remember playing with marbles and bottle caps as a kid? Try Caps to bring these memories roaring back on your Android. To take advantage of Microsoft’s SkyDrive, check out OneNote Mobile and for help with time management, download App Timer Mini.

OneNote Mobile (Free)

OneNote comes as part of Microsoft’s Office suite of productivity applications. Now, Microsoft has released an Android app version of OneNote that lets you create all your reminder notes and sync them up to your free account on their SkyDrive. From the SkyDrive, you can access your notes (and edit or delete them) over any device, tablet or computer than can access the web.

This free app lets you create 500 notes, but for more, you’ll need to buy the full version through an in-app purchase.

App Timer Mini (Free)

Your Android might be so addictive that you can’t put it down. If you find yourself spending a little too much time enjoying all the great apps, there’s an app that can help.

App Timer Mini lets you choose a timer for specific apps with a maximum limit that you set. When you launch the app the timer starts and will count down and alert you when you’re done. App settings allow you to pick different colors and transparency levels for your timers. You can also ask the app to automatically reset all the timers each day.

Caps (Free)

The goal sounds simple – fling your bottle caps to knock your enemy’s off the table. But, this game is anything but easy. The tables comes in different forms including an office desk, a watchmaker’s work area, a children’s table, a kitchen island and more. Each features its own challenges like turned over cups, pencils, spoons and other obstacles.

Pinch to zoom in or drag the camera view over the table to plan your next move. Expect beautiful graphics, smooth physics and 54 different levels. A multiplayer option let you play someone else on the same device or play the app’s AI.