Let’s be honest: You’re here, she’s there and no app is going to change that. FaceTime and gadgets alone can’t fix your long-distance love woes (try therapy?), but they’ll make things easier. Until one of you moves, here are some ways to make love life less miserable:

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  • Pair

    Lazy long distance lovers rejoice: Pair has a pre-written message to send when you're short on time. Or just skip the words and send a sketch. Be sure to try the "thumb kiss" (trust me). (Free on <a href="http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/pair/id503663173?mt=8" target="_hplink">iOS</a> and <a href="https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.tenthbit.juliet&hl=en" target="_hplink">Android</a>.)

  • Avocado

    Think Pair for Type A couples. Avocado tracks your birthdays and anniversaries and lets lovers create a joint to-do list. Love is no excuse for being lazy. ($1.99 on <a href="http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/avocado-for-iphone/id510134530?mt=8" target="_hplink">iOS</a> and <a href="https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=io.avocado.android&hl=en" target="_hplink">Android</a>.)

  • Kayak

    You've got to see each other eventually, right? Book tickets, track cheap flights, and see when it's spendiest to travel. Bonus: Track your mate's flight so you two don't miss a minute. (Free on<a href="http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/kayak-mobile/id305204535?mt=8" target="_hplink">iOS</a> and <a href="https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.kayak.android" target="_hplink">Android</a>.)

  • Pocket Kamasutra

    Make the most of your time together with this beginner's guide to the Kama Sutra, featuring positions creepily illustrated by mini mannequins. (Free on <a href="http://itunes.apple.com/ie/app/pocket-kamasutra-sex-positions/id353433937?mt=8" target="_hplink">iOS</a>; $1.55 on <a href="https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.tillmania.pocketkamasutra&hl=en" target="_hplink">Android</a>.)

  • WhatsApp

    Ensure your cross-continental love affair is a little less sadistic (and spendy) with an app that makes international texts, sexting, video and photo messages as cheap as email. There's no excuse for not replying. ($0.99 on <a href="http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/whatsapp-messenger/id310633997?mt=8" target="_hplink">iOS</a>; Free on <a href="https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.whatsapp&hl=en" target="_hplink">Android</a>.)

  • BreakkUp

    So desperate for relationship advice you'd poll strangers for their opinions? Now you can. Post your love queries on BreakkUp and a community of non-experts will do their best to help. (Free on <a href="http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/breakkup-social-relationship/id296581695?mt=8" target="_hplink">iOS</a>.)