App Weekender: 30 new apps for Android you should try this weekend (Week 16)
Apr 19, 2014 5:01 AM –
Check out more than 30 hot new apps for Android in the App Weekender! There’s an app to detect the nasty Heartbleed bug, a few dating apps, the new Spider-Man game, yet another Where’s My Water game and updates for a few Google apps and a new beta app for Chrome remote desktop. 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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Chrome Remote Desktop
Securely access your computers from your Android device. . On each of your computers, set up remote access using the Chrome Remote Desktop app from Chrome Web Store: https://chrome.google.com/remotedesktop . On your Android device, open the app and tap on any of your online computers to connect.
Google Camera snaps quick and easy photos and videos, and has creative picture modes like Photo Sphere, Lens Blur and Panorama. Features . Photo Spheres for immersive 360 degree views . Lens Blur mode for SLR-like photos with shallow depth of field . Panorama mode with high resolution . 100% viewfinder for getting the maximum resolution from the sensor (no dropped pixels). Updated UI that gets out of your way and is centered on an extra large capture button. Works on phones and tablets running Android 4.4+ KitKat.
The Calendar app displays events from each of your Google Accounts that synchronizes with your Android device. You can also: – Create, edit, and delete events. – View all your calendars at the same time, including non-Google calendars. – Quickly email all event guests from a notification with a customizable message. Known issues with HTC devices: – Day and week views may not work on some HTC devices.
B1 Free Archiver zip rar unzip
B1 Free Archiver is an application to unzip and unrar archives and extract original set of files. B1 can open .zip, .rar, .b1, as well as 34 other formats; open password-protected zip, rar and 7z; browse files inside archives without actual extraction; partial extract – extract only selected files, not the whole archive; create password-protected zip and b1 archives; and much more…
Drift Player is a new music player that has a uniquely intuitive design that makes it effortless to get to, and play your artists, albums and songs. * Unique style and simple design * Simply swipe the screen to navigate * Aesthetically styled features * Skip back and forward buttons for long tracks…
EasilyDo Smart Assistant
***Premium offer : Galaxy S5 users get a free 6 month trial of EasilyDo*** EasilyDo is an app that organizes and notifies you of what matters so that you can stay on top of things. Less work, less worry, and more time for you. Recommended on the Katie Couric Show, NBC’s Today Show by Randi Zuckerberg, and featured by Apple on the iTunes home page! Critically acclaimed by Time, WSJ, Good Housekeeping, Lifehacker, TechCrunch…
***ACCOUNT CREATION REQUIRED*** Frontback is a fantastic community of people who love being creative or just sharing their daily life, be part of it, take amazing photos to share with your friends and with people around the world! Take a look http://frontback.me/staffpicks Frontback is a fun new camera app! This is an initial Android version, so if you have any bugs to report or have questions regarding your first experience…
Kids Read More with FarFaria! FarFaria offers over 600 picture books and new stories every week, so it’s easy for parents and tons of fun for kids. Install to start reading today! FarFaria’s library has hundreds of fun and educational books for kids ages 2-9. FarFaria will help your child develop a love for reading and encourage your family to read together more often.
Heartbleed Security Scanner
Heartbleed Security Scanner for Android helps detect whether your Android device is affected by the Heartbleed bug in OpenSSL and whether the vulnerable behavior is enabled. Heartbleed Security Scanner is developed by Lookout, the leading mobile security company that builds security & antivirus technology that protects people, business, governments, and critical infrastructure from the growing threats in the post-PC era.
Ebates Cash Back & Coupons
Ebates.com pays you to shop online! Earn up to 26% Cash Back every time you shop with a FREE account! In fact, you will get a $5 bonus when you make your first purchase. Ebates Android APPTASTIC Sweepstakes Between now and April 30, 2014, every week, four lucky shoppers who make a purchase using the Ebates Android App will be entered into a drawing for a chance to win $500.
Clever Tasks Widget Pro
Clever Tasks Widget is a complete task manager directly reachable from your mobile or tablet desk. The long and tedious wait you usually experience by opening an application is over. By one touch, you can take quick notes and create thematic To Do Lists trough an easy and intuitive tab browser. In order to have a large view of all the information you need…
Effection Instafusion Picsplay
Creators of Instafusion Present effection! one of the best photo effect studio & editor for android Use Effection and our suite of innovative photo effects to convert your everyday pics into stunning creations Effection Photo Effects Editor effectively makes your pics look beautiful & elegant. Just select the image and scroll to check out a wide array of filter fx.
Wizard Photo Editor
“The most awesome effects, the easiest way. Discover what you are able to do.” Wizard Photo Editor is a new app that allows to edit images, from photos already located in the device gallery or from pictures taken within the app. We have done our best to make this app be very easy to use. All is done in the most intuitive way: In first steps you load the photo, then rotate if needed, crop if desired and choose the final size…
Waplog Chat Dating Meet Friend
Download free and best chat, friendship & dating app ever! Meet new friends and people nearby. Waplog is the easiest way to meet people online. It’s the fastest growing social network, with over 20 million members from more than 50 countries! Bored on a Saturday night? Want to chat with people nearby and maybe even go to dinner with a new friend? Waplog will find you the best online matches you can meet for FREE.
Secret Video Recorder Free
Record your videos silently and easy at any moment you desire. Simple navigation to menu and just one click to Enable over button or over menu. The application is designed for a wide range of mobile devices with the simplification of exterior styling and additional settings. Recording is activated by the user and then stop recording at any desired moment. There is possibility to define duration of recorded video.
Bizzabo - Event Networking
Bizzabo – Event Networking Made Easy! Used by more than 3,000 conferences worldwide! “Bizzabo is the cure for the crappy event and conference experience” – Ricardo Bilton, Venturebeat “After demoing Bizzabo I can confidently say it’s one of the best conference apps I’ve seen, and I’ve seen a few” – Mike Butcher, TechCrunch “My favorite business networking service” – Cheri Macale, TheNextWeb
World Newspapers application is very practical and useful application by which Android and Tablet users can enjoy reading their daily news online free. You can reach popular newspapers from 20 different countries. Instead of dowloading each and every web pages and mobile applications of your favourite newspapers one by one, you can look through many newspapers faster with one application only.
Android application for painters. There are a lot of tools for you, such as: -brush (with finger or stylus pressure, sketch style) -airbrush -eraser -blur -fill (solid and gradient) -photo filters (grayscale, negative, brightness, color) -line and bezier line -shapes (rectangle, ellipse and rectangle with rounded corners) -text -effects (blur, contrast, vintage, noise, pixel, image frames (like instagram)) Multitouch zoom…
Singles AroundMe GPS Dating
SinglesAroundMe (SAM) is a top social discovery mobile dating app where you can meet new friends; flirt, chat, date and hopefully fall in love with local singles nearby, anywhere in the world. It’s fun, free and easy to use! The USA Today featured SinglesAroundMe on the cover this past Valentine’s Day: Article. CBS News featured SinglesAroundMe in Prime Time from London…
Level is the radically simple, digital equivalent of opening up your wallet to see what you can spend today, this week, or this month. All you need to do is link to your bank account(s) – including checking, savings and credit cards. Level does the rest. Once your accounts are linked, Level automatically calculates total income, savings and recurring bills. What remains becomes ‘Spendable’ cash, showing you exactly how much you…
Grapholite Diagrams Demo
Grapholite is a diagrams designer app that can be used for all types of business graphics: flow charts, floor plans, office layouts, uml diagrams, mind maps, organizational charts, venn charts, bpmn diagrams, web-site structures and wireframes, technical drawings, network layouts, ui mockups and much more.
Selfie360 takes your selfies to a whole new dimension: 3D animated! – TechCrunch: “Selfie360 is the first that mixes selfies and gifs. It’s a lethal, lovely combination.” – re/code: “Oh yes, these are next-level selfies.” Regular selfies are dull: One flat photo, one angle. With selfie360′s technology, your selfies are brought to life in 3D animations, to show yourself in 3D or in a full 360 degree panorama of your surroundings…
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The Amazing Spider-Man 2
$4.99, Offers in-app purchases
The Amazing Spider-Man 2 game is now available for download just weeks before the official movie opens in theaters. This sequel to our web-slinging hero fights crime and rids Manhattan of the menace of Electro. It introduces a new character Black Cat and you can trick out Spider-Man with suits like Symbiote Spider-Man. Gameplay features web swinging, aerial combat, crawling buildings, and combo focused brawling. There’s six bosses to face including villains like Venom, the Green Goblin, Electro, and Kraven the Hunter.
The most innovative matching puzzle game ever! Mind-bending, brain-breaking concentric gravity, an amazing disco soundtrack, dancing bees, beautiful game design.. and ZOMBEES… But we know what you are thinking– “Hey hold on a second, what makes this game about bees that dance to disco, turn into Ninjas, Boxers, Hippies, and fight Zombees so fun?” Sure, we know you’ve already played a hundred different games with dancing bee…
Finish off your foes with a single blow!! The wait for Colopl’s newest masterpiece is finally over! Now you can play the exciting action RPG Slingshot Braves!! The simple and intuitive controls will be your tool as you begin your journey in the once peaceful land of Landova on a hunt for an ancient weapon that will defeat the demons who have begun ravaging the towns.
Where's My Water? Feat. XYY
Introducing the latest chapter from Disney’s most popular puzzle game franchise! Where’s My Water takes the brightest Chinese TV cartoon character XYY on a medieval adventure through China! Help XYY save his friends trapped in the underground city and play brand new elements such as fire and oil to defeat the clumsy Big Bad Wolf! Put your puzzle-solving skills to the test and enjoy all the fun physics-based gameplay you love…
Mystery Shack Attack
Help Dipper and Mabel defend against creatures from all sides in this wild and funny strategy game that features five Gravity Falls locations with over 40 waves of excitement. Li’l Gideon has reassembled the shards of the Amulet of the Doomed and summoned supernatural minions from the great beyond to descend on the Mystery Shack and other locations around town in an all out assault meant to scare Dipper, Mabel and Grunkle Stan…
Insectoid Defense Free
In the distant future, living conditions on Earth are rapidly declining. With not much time left, your team has been tasked with leading an expedition to find a new home. After finding what appeared to be a suitable planet, its inhabitants are now pursuing your star cruiser on the trip home. For now we will call them the Insectoids, a violent alien race. Waves of them are approaching from all directions…
Bike Rider 3rd Race
Japan’s crazy platform action with beatbox music! Simple but addictive like no other game, BIKE RIDER 3rd Race instantly jumped to No. 1 in the Japanese App rankings after it’s release. Battle for the highest score while listening to original beatbox music by Japanese YouTube artist HIKAKIN! Even the sound effects are beatbox!!! Collect gems and race as far as you can to become a world class bike rider… on a bicycle!
Join Ginger Kitten on his journey around the world. Challenge kittens from different realms and master the tracks they have prepared for you. ***** Kitten Challenge features fast arcade gameplay. Each level requires skill, and a little bit of thinking to complete. ***** – Collect coins, stars and colorful fishes which give your kitten extra powers. – Avoid deadly traps and obstacles.
Twisting the Runner Genre! Stop running and be the anti-runner. A never seen before game that flips runner games 180 degrees! Be the obstacle and stop those pestering runners!! As guardian of the ancient tomb, build traps and see the invading runners fall one by one like flies before they can reach your treasures!! Get ready to swipe and slash like your life depends on it across 20 chaotic, fun and addictive levels!
Looma needs your help! After the destruction of Loomeria, Looma is left all alone, hurtling through space! In this physics-based puzzle game, divert Looma’s course with the gravity of Asteroids, blow him with Gas Giants, traverse Wormholes and much more as you guide Looma to safety, but watch out for the Cytrons! Each Galaxy introduces new mechanics, challenges and dangers… Can you Save Looma?
Fairway Solitaire Blast
It’s solitaire as you love it, but with a twist that has made it one of the most celebrated franchises ever: it’s solitaire with power ups with friends with golf! The goal is to play cards one higher or lower and clear the cards off the board. The twist is that you get to use an array of power ups to help you beat challenges that are designed around hand-crafted card layouts.
Introducing the new puzzle game from the creators of the hit game Hatchi (Touch Arcade, best of 2013). Match blocks of the same color to clear them away. With 80 increasingly difficult levels to solve (and more coming all the time) only a few people will be able to complete them all. Connect with Facebook to see how your friends are doing. Send them gifts if they’re struggling and ask them for help if you get stuck.
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