Top 5 Apps to Check Out This Weekend: Disney Mix, Dials, and More

Ah, the App Store…teeming with unlimited gems to discover. We know how difficult it is to go through that jungle so here are 5 app recommendations worth checking out this week to make it easier for you.


Dials pumps up your time management skills by delivering your tasks to you via clock view, making it way easier for you to organize and see them, especially on the go. It can be synched with any calendars in your phone, has a Home Dial countdown so you won’t be late for appointments or miss deadlines, comes with in-app call launch and chats, 3-color coded system, and adding entries can be done in one-hand or one-thumb.

The latest update features new and updated sync options, expanding Dials’ compatibility with Gmail, iCloud, Outlook, Exchange and more. Dials can be downloaded free in the App Store and in Google Play.

Disney Mix

All ye Disney fans out there, your prayers have been answered! You can now get creative and send messages using stickers and memes from your favorite Pixar and Disney shows such as Frozen, Zootopia, Finding Dory, Monsters U, and a lot more. You can also create your own Disney avatar, play games inside the app and receive news from Disney Channel, Disney XD, Disney Movies and other Disney partners. Animate your life and download the app free in the App Store and Google Play.

Crooked Path

This game is hailed as time-symbolic and one which comes with a transformative message. Crooked Path is a one-touch game with simple mechanics; beautiful, serene and minimalistic visuals and a calming soundtrack. As a puzzle runner, you will go through 12 chapters within 4 seasons. Explore this emotive game for $1.99 in the App Store.


Are you destined to be the Warrior of Light? Find out by checking out the latest installment from the Final Fantasy franchise. With a great background story and 3D visuals which do not disappoint, MOBIUS FINAL FANTASY bring RPG games to the next level. The game comes with highly tactical battles and almost limitless character customization. The game can be downloaded free in the App Store and in Google Play and comes with in app purchases.



Picniic is an app to keep your family organized and is built for more than just for picnics. It comes with a shared calendar for you to view each other’s schedules and to create events and reminders to your family members. To-Dos can be assigned to get things done more quickly; Shopping Lists can be updated so nothing is missed; and Recipes and Meal Planner is also present to plan out what everyone will love.

Picniic also comes with Info Locker for storage of important information and a Family Locator so members of the family can share where they are. Most of the features are free but some are available through Picniic Premium. Picniic is currently available in the App Store.

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Freelance tech journalist István Fekete covers the latest technology news and trends, such as mobile payments, Apple news and app reviews for multiple publications.
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