New Android apps worth downloading: Todoist: To-Do List, Task List and AVG Privacy Fix updates, Deus Ex: The Fall

by Phil Hornshaw

Get your to-do list in order with Todoist, our first app worth downloading today. The app lets you sync your to-do lists across multiple devices and brings a new design in its latest update. We've also got AVG PrivacyFix, an app designed to help keep your personal information private online. Finally comes Deus Ex: The Fall, a first-person shooter in which stealthy gameplay is just as viable an option as blasting away at enemies.

Todoist: To-Do List, Task List update (Free)

Todoist: To-Do List, Task ListWhat’s it about? To-do list app Todoist provides users with the ability to check, alter and update their to-do lists from multiple devices in order to stay on top of all the things that need to get done.

What’s cool? The coolest thing about Todoist is that, while it's an Android app, you don't necessarily need to access the app on your Android device to keep up with your to-do lists. You can also send updates to your list from Gmail, for example, or sync your list between your mobile device and your computer. The app keeps you up to speed with notifications and visual scheduling, and makes it easy to assign tasks, create collaborations and share your projects with others. Todoist's new update makes collaboration easier and brings a new design that works on 13 different platforms and devices, and also throws in visual scheduling, so you can get a greater sense of what you need to do and when you need to do it.

Who’s it for? If you use to-do lists to stay organized, check out what Todoist has to offer in terms of convenience and ease of use.

What’s it like? Other great to-do list apps include Any.do and Wunderlist.

AVG Privacy Fix update (Free)

AVG Privacy FixWhat’s it about? Protect your privacy with AVG Privacy Fix, a security app that can help users manage their online privacy across a number of different services.

What’s cool? Using the Internet means putting a lot of personal information out there that can be difficult to control, so AVG Privacy Fix looks to help users keep control of their information. The app helps by keeping track of potential privacy problems as you're surfing the Internet, and also helps you manage your Facebook, Linkedin and Google profiles to make sure your information is safe. Privacy Fix's latest update adds protections against Wi-Fi tracking when you're away from trusted networks, and brings a “family” setting that alerts you when less-careful family members might be oversharing on their Facebook pages.

Who’s it for? Users looking for help making sure their information is safe online should see if AVG Privacy Fix is right for them.

What’s it like? Get more screen-sharing capabilities out of Splashtop Remote Desktop.

Deus Ex: The Fall ($6.99)

Deus Ex: The FallWhat’s it about? Sneak and shoot your way through a futuristic world of transhumanism in Deus Ex: The Fall, the prequel to 2011's popular Deus Ex: Human Revolution on PC and consoles.

What’s cool? Deus Ex is a first-person shooter series that's all about a near future of cybernetic augmentation and conspiracy, and that's what players will find in Deus Ex: The Fall. Telling a story that takes place before Deus Ex: Human Revolution, one of the best games of 2011, The Fall lets players choose how to approach every situation – whether they want to go in guns blazing or sneak around conflicts – and all choices have consequences for how the story plays out. As Ben Saxon, a former British SAS soldier, players have to use their augmented bodies and abilities to help uncover a mystery that threatens Saxon's life.

Who’s it for? Fans of first-person shooters, stealth gameplay, deep stories and console-quality gaming experiences should check out Deus Ex: The Fall.

What’s it like? Other great first-person shooters include Dead Trigger 2 and Modern Combat 4.