Privacy is the order of the day in today’s group of fresh apps you’ll want to check out. First up is Dolphin Zero, a private browser that blocks things like tracking cookies and saving your personal information. Following that is Block Calls & Caller ID, a call privacy app that blocks scammers, identifies telemarketers, and lets you control who can call you. In the games department today is The Sims FreePlay, a free-to-play version of the popular simulation title about guiding the lives of small groups of people.
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