1. Then and Now Series: Black History
iOS | $1.99 | This app allows users an informative look into the lives of people who impacted black history. It provides images and biographies of the people covered, serving as a jumping-off point for research projects and the independent studying of black history.
2. Hair Journal Pro
Android, iOS | Free | It is a free app that allows users to track their hair’s progress on a calendar, upload images of their hair and hairstyles and customize a homepage to indicate whether the user has relaxed, texlaxed, texturized, transitioning, or natural hair.
3. African American Quotes
Android | Free | This is a free app that gives users access to the favorite quotes of prominent African Americans such as Andrew Young, Muhammad Ali, Maya Angelou, Michael Jordan and Oprah Winfrey.
4. Makeup African American Skintone
iOS | $0.99 | This app offers users quick makeup application ideas for a variety of skin tones. The makeup application methods and tones are shown in video format while being performed by a professional makeup artist.
Android, iOS | Free | This is a free app that lets the user automatically invest their spare change from their debit or credit card purchases. Acorn “rounds up” the spare change and then invests the money in a personalized stock portfolio.
Android, iOS | Free | This free app allows users to take a picture of their receipt, which is then automatically loaded into the selected report account. The SmartScan technology eliminates the need for manual entry.
7. 100 Years of Black Film
iOS | $2.99 | This presents users with colorfully illustrated movie posters of the history of black films. This app offers a media-rich experience with hundreds of hours of entertainment featuring text, actor biographies and film clips.
8. Black Gospel Music
Android | Free | This is a great free app that provides users with 24/7 streaming of soul-uplifting music.
Android, iOS | Free | This is a free app that helps user trim valuable time off their commute. It even supports voice controls for hands-free driving.
10. Calorie Counter— My FitnessPal
Android, iOS | Free | This free app provides users an exercise tracker that aims to help you lose weight the traditional way by expending more calories than you take in. Its extensive library of foods quickly logs the calories consumed and what you burn while exercising.