AndroidTapp.com Best Android Apps & Games Reviewed by Expert Reviewers [Week 23 Recap]
Jun 12, 2011 8:00 AM –
Download some of the best Android apps our expert reviewers thoroughly evaluated this week, we’ve even included Amazon’s free Android apps of the day, and top Android news. Be sure to check out our all-time best Android apps list and popular tablet optimized Android apps list. Use our convenient one-click tools below to easily download these top app picks:
Best Android apps reviewed June 5, 2011 – June 11, 2011. Check out the previous week’s best Android apps…
Plants vs. Zombies
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Plants vs. Zombies. Get ready to soil your plants! The hit PopCap® game comes to Android at last. Forget shotguns, flamethrowers, and cricket bats. A well-tended garden is your best defense against a rampaging horde of undead. Keep the zombies at bay with an array of deadly plants and well-aimed lawnmowers. With Plants vs. Zombies, the fun never dies!
Return Zero is a psychedelic, hold-on-tight, mega-fast tunnel racing game. The game offer blisteringly fast graphics, accelerometer controls, an absolutely kicking soundtrack and a variety of worlds and tracks to explore. The tunnels you zoom down look a bit like you are somehow stuck in a TRON-like virtual world, either that or you are somehow part of the Android Honeycomb environment. The game is buckets of fun and highly addictive.
My Paper Plane 2 (3D)
My Paper Plane 2 (3D). Fly your paper plane through exciting 3D courses, pick up power-ups and score massive combos. Features: Android Exclusive, Honeycomb/High Res Compatibility, 3D Graphics, 5 Unique Locales, 16 Levels, Awesome Powerups, and Tilt Controls.
World Newspapers gives users access to thousands of national and local newspapers right on your Android device. Additionally it incorporates a number of different magazines, journals and other news sources from around the world. One minute you could be reading the Wall Street Journal, the next headlines from Dennmark’s ‘Jyddske Vestkysten’. The range here is quite staggering. An absolutely essential app for people with news interests outside their own country.
Nook for Android
Shop over two million books at Barnes & Noble, take your library wherever you go! Barnes & Noble presents NOOK for Android. Now you can access your favorite NOOK Books, magazines and newspapers, right from your Android smartphone or tablet.* Shop over 2 million titles including everything from hot new releases to bestsellers. Plus, get instant access to hundreds of FREE NOOK Books, and sample any NOOK Book for FREE.
Newsr gives you a tablet-centric way to casually read your Google Reader RSS feeds. Newsr is optimized for the Honeycomb experience on Xoom and is only available on Android tablets running Honeycomb. Newsr stays in sync with your Google Reader account so you’ll never read the same news twice!
Feedly is a fresh, bright RSS reader that integrates smoothly with Google Reader and comes with a host of settings, functions and options. There is also a Google Chrome application for syncing your RSS experiences between your phone and computer. The app comes with a funky widget too, so you can get your feeds direct to your homescreen.
Camera Effects is a cool application that allows you to take photos then add some funky effects and borders. Simply take a picture and Camera Effects will open up a whole draw of different options. The app is easy to use and has some cool effects to give your pictures a really smart look. There is quite a few effects you can use to take the initial photo, then a whole host more in the editing suite. The app is lots of fun and definitely worth taking a look at.
Check out more of the Amazon’s free apps of the day after the break.