App Weekender: 25 new apps for Android you should try this weekend (Week 19)
May 10, 2014 9:25 AM –
Check out more than 25 new apps for Android in this edition of the App Weekender! These are some of the gems that came through our queue this week so we haven’t reviewed them yet but they look enticing enough to download… let us know what you think of the new apps in the comments. There’s easy one click links below to download in Google Play. Enjoy!
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Yahoo News Digest
Yahoo News Digest is now available for Android. It is a simple yet beautiful app that curates and serves up news for you twice a day. It’s designed to give you snack-able content with photos, videos and even top tweets (if available). There is a nifty timer feature to see when your next news dosage will be available or you can view past editions. There are categories like World, Politics, Entertainment, Sports, and more but you will not be able to choose specific content. Lastly, news is available in U.S., U.K., Canadian and International editions. Price: Free
Best Android Apps
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Polyvore - Discover Your Style
Polyvore makes it fun and easy to discover and shop for the things that you love in fashion, beauty and home decor on-the-go! Browse, buy and style products from all your favorite stores and get endless ideas from our community. Need some fashion inspiration to make your new shoes totally rock? How about tips on which accent pillows to brighten up your living room?
Cymera - Social photo editing
Our own photo playground, ‘Cymera Season 2′. With 90 million users worldwide, Cymera has unveiled a whole new look! On top of the existing camera editing tools, we added ‘a secrete space’ for you and your friends to Photo Play in a unique way. Check out the all new Cymera Season 2! ?Album Create and share photos through private albums with your friends.
The RedBull.com App connects you with the stories that fuel your inspiration. News, behind-the-scenes action and exceptional people. Mind-blowing images and unmissable video from the worlds of action sports, adventure, music, gaming and culture. Bringing you closer to the World of Red Bull. – Unique content, constantly updated – HD image galleries and videos – Customizable to your interests Featured Channels
iGest - Gesture Launcher
iGest application let you start any application, make a phone calls, open files, favorite web pages and much more using only one gesture! All you need to do is create your gesture and associate it with an action. Reasons to try iGest now: – significant enhancement of speed and productivity – great gestures recognition accuracy – multi-touch gestures drawing – nice and friendly interface – floating button to start app…
Yoovi - share photo albums
An app made specifically for your kid’s photos, create beautiful group albums, privately shared only with who you select to share with. Ideal for families that don’t want to put their kids photos on Facebook or Instagram. Made with grandparents in mind, accessing all their grandchildren’s photos requires no tapping at all. Features: * 100% percent free cloud hosting & backup. * Beautiful albums. * Unlimited uploads.
Image Blender Instafusion Free
TechBLA launches the free version of the best image blender app on android!! One of the best and unique photo Image blender apps in the store Fusion is a smart image Blender app that helps you to blend 2 photos and create stunning image creations. A simple to use photo blend camera application that allows you to mix up photos…
Mobile Gamepad - BETA
Transform your mobile device to a generic wireless gamepad, which enables you to play many games, each game with its own custom controls, also you can use your device accelerometer motion in playing. This App requires a server application to be installed on windows machine You can download server application from this url http://bit.ly/1h7iRhL * Sever application is available only for windows.
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Aliens Drive Me Crazy
The few Alien Spaceships have crept into earth’s orbit with no warning. The loss of global satellite communications puts the world in danger. Survivors must fight using guerrilla tactics… Take control of your car and blast your way through the city to reach an alien’s base! Defeat invaders and terryfying Bosses to get access to powerful weapons, cars and power-ups!
Try a new color based logical puzzle game Heroo on your android phone or tablet! The rules are simple but you have to think carrefully: click on every colorful hexagonal element to turn it and put in the right position. The edges of each adjoining elements have to be of the same colour. Plan the moves carefully as they are limited! You can play the game completely for free, only some additional bonuses…
How To Play 5 Dots is an addictive little puzzle game where you must join Dots of the same colors to get a group of 5, called “Five” and try to get a connection of at least 3 of them. Only a Match-3 (or more) can rise your scores by removing it from the playfield. Every move brings a new Dot to the playfield. A move can be joining dots or removing groups and single Dots (Single).
Game of War - Fire Age
“I found Game of War – Fire Age more engaging than its closest analogue Clash of Clans” — NY Times Join the ULTIMATE Battle for Domination of the Kingdom! PLAY FOR FREE in the most addicting & interactive Action Strategy MMO GAME!! Join millions of Online Players from around the world, BE PART OF ALLIANCE & Make FRIENDS. HELP, TRADE & CO-OP With ALLIANCE MEMBERS & Become the KING!! Build & Customize your Empire.
ROTO: A Simple Circular Puzzle
Immerse yourself in this circular adventure filled with big and mean balls. ROTO is a fresh take on the puzzle-platformer genre with its ultra simple gameplay accompanied by neat and minimal greyscale artstyle that will test your reflexes and will make you stick to it until you complete all the levels and meet all the balls. ROTO is a minimalist puzzle with balls of different sizes. You play as the smallest one.
Spelltronic is an action-packed arcade word game. You’ve got two minutes to spell as many words as possible by tapping on the letterbots marching down the screen. The more you spell, the more time you get. The more letterbots escape, the more time they chew off the clock, like the grim hand of death itself slowly stealing away the hours of your life. But you can fight back — with quick thinking and a healthy vocabulary!
“Beware, level 10 is a killer!” 27 billion light years from Earth, stranded on an odd planet, a man, doubted by his wife must make his way back home in time for their anniversary or risk losing her to another man. Roger “The Machine” Johnson is out of fuel, out of luck and quickly running out of dignity. Can you help him get back to Earth before his wife (“Boozie” Suzie) runs off with Roger’s best buddy “Fun King” Johnny?
DOORS 4 FREE - room escape -
Introducing the latest, highly addictive Room Escape puzzle game for Android: Can you manage to escape from these mysterious rooms? Find a way to solve the 40 brain-bending stages by searching for hints and using your mind! Features: – 40 levels – Stunning graphics and astonishing artwork – Constant free updates of the game – A wide range of difficulty levels from very easy to very hard – Social media plugin – Auto-save…
Soul Guardians: Age of Midgard
Action RPG Insanity Meets Card Collecting SOUL GUARDIANS UNITE – THE WAR FOR MIDGARD BEGINS! Epic battles await in one of the most anticipated MMO-ARPGs of 2014! Hack, slash and dispatch a barrage of attacks as you and the Soul Guardians protect Midgard from the Demon Army uprising. An intensive action RPG meets card collecting, choose to quest through single player dungeons or engage in co-op and PVP arenas with friends.
Wing Man - FREE
Wing Man Extreme is a new free to play flying game in which players can challenge their Facebook friends to fly the longest distance without smashing into oncoming obstacles. [HOW TO PLAY] ~ Tap and hold your finger on the screen to fly up. ~ Release your finger to fly down. ~ Fly through the canyons and avoid smashing into them. [FEATURES] > Easy to play and control > Game Center Support > Leaderboard which shows your Facebook…
Elevate your way through this endless stream of barriers for as long as possible. No holds, no taps, no swipes, its all in the tilt! Don’t be fooled by its simple mechanics and minimalist design for Gyro Elevate will constantly test your reflexes with ever increasing speeds and barrier variations. Take the challenge. Become a #GyroMaster.
Experience the colorfull and yet silent game environment! Color Cave is a “sidescolling game” with a clean and modern appearance. Aim of the game ist to navigate a small rectangle through different obstacles without touching anything. The further you come the higher are the points.
Racer: Fair Springs
Race through the Endless roads of the great city of Fair Springs in this Ultimate Urban racing game. Engage the hand brake and drift your car to manage a turn at high speed or brake at the right time and slip through the gaps between traffic. Earn bonus points by dodging head on traffic or narrowly overtaking other vehicles. Unlock powerful cars and become the ultimate racer in all of Fair Springs.
Parking Evolution 3D
After the success of Version 1.0, we bring you… # An Amazing Update!!! Ghost Car Racing – Compete against the Ghost car of your own best in every level. * Truck Mode – Interesting new 30 levels, where you carry Crates and Drums in a truck. Park with precision, but watch out!
The Lost Ship
Embark on your own treasure hunt in this beautifully designed classic point and click adventure game. Explore old trails, puzzles, and structures left behind by a castaway crew as you hunt for their lost pirate ship that was blown on to an island centuries ago. Uncle Henry has been hunting lost treasures for as long as you can remember. His stories of adventure excited your imagination as you were a child growing up.
*** True Color, stay focused on what you read! *** True Color is a game inspired by the Stroop effect. You need to check if the name of the color written matches with the color displayed. You think it’s a breeze, huh?! Play with your friends and compare your scores! – Try to win all achievements on the solo mode! – Beat all your friends with the multiplayers mode (2-4 players)!
A parody of the original 2048 game. Are you good enough to flip around your strategy? Play as you would normally – but your goal now is to gridlock the board before you create the dreaded -2048 tile. If you beat 2048, then this is the next step in your gaming evolution. If you didn’t, then don’t worry – keep doing what you do, you should be a natural here!
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