☀☀☀☀ True to its name, Quik, by the GoPro company, creates trendy videos within seconds. Users upload as many as 200 photos or video clips. The app selects “great moments,” crops the images and cuts a video with sound. Or customize your video with a straightforward five-button layout, 29 themes and 80 songs. Add text (as you can with Spark Video) but not voiceovers. The 3.4.1 version rates five stars. One comment: “easy, fast and flexible.” As a journalist, I would use this free app to boost my social media presence and preview upcoming stories. — Emily Taylor

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