App Weekender: 40 brand new apps you should try this weekend
Aug 4, 2013 8:21 AM –
The App Weekender is here! We’ve got a spy camera, apps to learn Spanish, auto text messaging apps, cool background live wallpapers, and a popular iPhone game now on Android. 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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Du Battery Saver & Switch Widget
Du Battery Saver & Switch Widget is a battery power saving app that extends your power hungry smartphone. It includes convenient tools and widgets to gauge what apps or activities could be draining your battery plus an easy one-click button to optimize! Is it worth upgrading to Pro… find out in the review. Price: Free, $2.99
Get inspired with stunning interior design projects, tips and trends. Then watch your own home design ideas come to life by experimenting with real products and colors. Take the guesswork out of home remodeling with Autodesk Homestyler. Snap a picture of a room to create your own 3D home design playground. . Place high-quality 3D models of real furniture products in your rooms. Hang light fixtures from your ceiling.
Perfect365: Best Face Makeup
Perfect365 is a cool app to add beautiful makeup effects to your photos with one touch. Check out how this app can give you an instant makeover in the review… Price: Free
Rex: Explore The App Market
Rex (formerly called Mapsaurus) is the easiest way to explore the Android app market and discover new apps and games perfect for you. Rex lets you explore from app to app based on similar traits. Looking for a new game? Rex makes it easy to find games that are similar to ones you already know you love. Looking for the perfect document-editor or file manager?
All-in-One Agenda is a widget showing events of your digital life be it calendar appointments, Facebook events, birthdays or weather forecast, and allows you to manage them with easy. Have you ever missed an important event, no matter how carefully you scheduled everything in your calendars? We’ve all been there!
Fresh SMS Scheduler
The perfect app for your short-term memory problems. How many times have you been lying in bed and thought, “I have to text that guy about that thing tomorrow” only to forget. Or, “I need to send Aunt Gertrude a happy birthday text next week” and it slips your mind. Or, “Whatever you do, don’t forget to send a message out to everyone letting them know where book club is next month!” – doh!
https://www.facebook.com/Gauli.es Be a passenger. Passenger of THE NEBULANDER. The Nebulander can leave the atmosphere or land on earth. Enjoy amazing planets like Saturn. The basic version is free, and you can play with the Digger starship, change color, resize, move, with simple finger gestures. If you want to enjoy all the characters, you can buy the full version. A Live wallpaper and interactive than ever seen before!
3D Tiles Parallax LWP
A high-resolution live wallpaper with 3D animated tiles in varying shades and amazing looking Parallax 3D effect. 3D Tiles uses the same 3D effect like IOS 7. The tiles react to touch and move into other positions. There are variable controls for speed, height and color of the animation. The parallax effect works perfect if the device has a gyroscope, but it has a backup mode which uses the Accelerometer…
McAfee Antivirus & Security
McAfee Mobile Security protects your Android phone or tablet with award winning antivirus, privacy and security software from McAfee. McAfee Mobile Security offers locate, alarm and backup/restore for FREE. Additionally this download includes a 14-day free trial of the premium features. At the end of the trial, you can keep the free version of the app.
Make low-cost international calls and earn discounts through fun, virtual interactions with Talkzilla! Featuring 24/7 live customer support, a toll free access number when Wi-Fi or 3G access is unavailable, and a beneficial friend referral service, Talkzilla guarantees reliable VoIP calling and support at all times. The app also combines its low international calling rates with an innovative reward system revolving…
Bitmado is a novel and community led wallpaper project where you essentially let other users decide upon your background wallpaper. Your wallpaper will shuffle depending on popular wallpapers submitted to the app. You can submit your own, vote, bump and explore lots of awesome wallpapers. If you feel adventurous and curious, definitely give this neat little app a go. Price: Free
IMPORTANT NOTICE : Since August 1st, Bing is no more supported and will be removed from next version of the app. The reason is the API is no longer free for developers which is not suitable to keep DroidIris search free and ad-free. Thanks for your understanding, please do not post bad ratings, I don’t really have a choice on this one. Search and browse thousands of images online with this superb and smooth 3D gallery. -Browse
Noties - Notes & Organizer
Noties is a perfect application for taking notes. Simple and free yet powerful and user-friendly. With it you can easily save your thoughts and ideas and then find and edit them. All you might need is an Android device. Everything else you already have. Creation of notes is straightforward as an arrow. To hit an aim there are two main features such as Autolist and Date insert.
? Sync your notes to Cloud! ? StackNotes is a simple gestural note taking app which synchronizes to the cloud. Whether it is a personal to-do list, a short reminder or an instantaneous idea, your notes will always be well organized and stacked beautifully. On top of that, your notes will automatically synchronize across devices. You can easily access your notes anywhere from your browser at http://www.stacknot.es
Avanos- Guest Mode for Android
In our busy lives, there are a lot of times where people need others for help. It seems simple enough, let someone use your phone and then they go on their way . Unfortunately, you can never be too careful when it comes to your personal data on your device. Avanos works as a “guest mode” by letting an individual use your phone to call another person while protecting personal data by locking the user into the app.
Learn Spanish with Lingorami
Over 5 different learning games and 30+ Spanish lessons created by Ivy League graduates. For a limited time — 20% discount for full version of app for launch priced at $3 (down from $5)! That only 10 cents per lesson!!! One of the best new Spanish learning games of 2013! Explore fun and silly adventures on your way to Spanish fluency! Learn Spanish with Lingorami is a unique Spanish learning game. Instead of tedious lessons…
Screen Speaker Music Wallpaper
Screen Speaker Live Wallpaper. This is a realistic renderer of speakers. In your choice of several options for the speakers, enclosures and bottom visualizer. Application engine evaluates the output sound power of smartphone in selected frequency band, and then generated a splash speaker cone is proportional to the signal level. Check the trial version of the application for review – Screen Speaker Free.
Fairy Field Wallpaper
Fairy Field Wallpaper is an adorable and cute live wallpaper for your Android homescreen. While very sweet, it also packs a helluva lot of settings and additional features, with different seasons and times of the day- in addition to background preferences and characters to choose from. OK, so it’s not going to suit all tastes, but it’s a top quality wallpaper you might just want to check out. Price: Free, $1.49
femme de pivot Live Wallpaper
~ Select various live wallpapers in one application ~ femme de pivot Live Wallpaper keeps on updating wallpapers from time to time. It has provided up to 14 different themes live wallpapers, 29 sets of still wallpapers for ladies to free download. Wallpapers with live features can always add up more fun, including live background, time clock function, background and little things change by time, and little things pop-up.
Parking Karma - Social Driving
The social application that will help you find free parking spots has arrived to Android! Get alerted before your parking meter expires! Parking Karma will show you all parking spots near your position that other users have shared, indicating the time that has passed since the parking spot was seen, its size and type. Share all the parking spots you see to improve your Karma and Parking Karma will show you the best free parking…
LiveHive is where you create visual workspaces to get more done with your team! Stay organized while working more effectively and efficiently with LiveHive. With LiveHive Mobile for Android, you can keep track of all your projects, plans, and research. Your workspaces are accessible on-the-go, allowing you to: – Discuss and collaborate with team members and colleagues – Manage and share anything: Office and Google docs…
Coursera On The Go Free
Android Coursera client (unofficial) delivers you the best of Coursera. Free version of Coursera client! Recently, online education gets more and more value and therefore, it must be available on the go. Each minute of your free time you could spend on learning. Using this application you’ll be able to learn new things using only device and internet. It offers access to hundreds of educational videos on different themes.
Take instant photos with silent Spy Camera! Capture your friends when they are not posing! Use hardware volume buttons to take hidden photo! There will be no preview, no sound and no flash during taking photo. After installation Spy Camera will appear among your applications named as SC (meaning Spy Camera). Launch Spy Camera. After it your screen will become black. To take photo press Volume Up or Volume Down buttons…
Graphite Graphing Calculator
Graphite Pro is the FREE professional scientific graphing calculator, with support for parsing advanced mathematical expressions including parentheses. Command history is kept to allow easy reproducibility of previous calculations. Features include: – Graphing of arbitrary custom functions (support pinch-to-zoom and drag-to-pan) – Extensive math library – Trigonometry functions pre-defined…
SlickPub - The EPUB Reader
*** Take advantage of the launch sale! *** Forget all the slow, ugly and unresponsive EPUB readers, and enjoy your e-book library in SlickPub! Features and stuff: – Simple user interface – no need for over-complicated settings and configurations. Just read and enjoy. – Pure Android Holo Design with fast responses and slick animations. – Support of images and styles. – Fulltext search within your e-books. – Simple file browser.
TV Box is a fun application that lets you watch live TV that contains more than 36 IPTV channels. Box TV has all the channels you know, and many others that you will discover. With Box TV made around the world watching your favorite live broadcasts. Discover the best application of live TV on Android 100% Free! Download the application now. Made? Good! But before you start playing Box Live TV for free, read on.
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Cut The Box
Cut the Box A fabulous puzzle game where you have to cut and drop boxes to floor and enjoy pure physics and feeling of particles. Use cuts, tricks and techniques to drop boxes on floor to get three stars. A pure physics based game to challenge your wits. 3 Zones – 90 levels! The game is divided into 3 unique zones & each zone has 30 attractive levels. Each level has specific shapes & layouts which require different solving…
Bluest -Fight For Freedom-
[Game Overview] “Bluest” is scrolling fighting action game in which you defeat enemies with various deadly technique to complete all stages. There are various types of deadly techniques such as lunge, ranged attack, counter-air attack and bombardment. Also, you can attack enemy incessantly by interconnecting one technique with other techniques. You can achieve skills of deadly technique by raising your level.
Big Dai Di
The Ultimate Big 2 game is here! Take on friends and strangers in real time for a place on the world’s only Big Dai Di global rankings. Hone your skills at a high stakes table or go all in at a Dai Di tournament. Featuring addictive game play, Playstores slickest interface and a challenging offline practice mode. Earn your place as the Dai Di Master now! Dai Di or Big 2 is Asia’s favourite card game…
Squarge is a simple and fast puzzle game which you can play in a short break. Just merge a minimum of 3 squares (of the same color) in a row or a column, collect points and of course remember about the time – the game will not last forever! If you can’t see any combinations, just shake your phone! Buy the full version of Squarge to obtain: – no ads – possibility of connecting with Google Play Games and competing with friends…
Strategy & Tactics: WW II
Relive the greatest battles of WW II in this grand strategy masterpiece. Take command of the Axis to conquer Europe – then command the armies of the USSR and Allies to retake it. In Strategy & Tactics: World War II, you battle impressive AI enemies in three campaigns with a classic turn-based battle system and serried ranks of historically-accurate troops. Fight your way through eighteen missions with an exiting storyline…
Want to play a game that will get you hooked! Chain Reaction is addicting! Use 3 well placed taps to start a Chain Reaction of bursting bubbles! Make sure to take into account the walls and obstacles when you plan your reaction!
4 Pics 1 Word
4 pics 1 word – can you guess what is the word based on the pics you see? Each puzzle contains four pictures that have something in common. Quick and fun word game with new challenges for the whole family now is on Android! Find out why everyone loves this game and join the fun now! No registration, no complicated rules. Can you guess the word and unlock all the levels? Countless puzzles from easy to tricky are waiting for you.
this is a music game. this game play with top music artist on the world. try bet your score with your friend or someone who play this game.
Play the funniest and best brick-blasting (arkanoid , krakout , brick breaker ) game made for Android devices Gain over 20 different bonuses with 40 stages plus 1 bonus stage Defeat the “Phantom Commander”!!! – Original soundtrack and sound fx – Extra bonuses you’ve never seen before in other arkanoid games…
Rolling Pals is a fantastic physics-based arcade game. Your goal is to rescue captured friend. You have different types of balls with unique properties. Tap and drag to aim falling ball correctly. Time is unlimited but don’t miss the right moment. Each level contains a star, are you able to collect them all? Levels are incredibly interactive, so unleash your fantasy to complete the game.
You’ll Never Be More Addicted… Swap ’til you drop with Super Swap, an exciting blend of addictive action and match-3 fun! Choose from 4 fun game modes-focus on strategy in Classic Mode, slide rows to win in Rows Mode, beat the clock in Speed Mode and try to stay alive in Sudden Death. Match up, down and diagonally to swap, make combos, and get power-ups. Arcade action meets puzzle strategy as you race to keep the stack…
Snakes & Apples
Snakes & Apples is a free thinking game for children and adults alike, where the goal is to guide the snake to eat all the apples in their correct order. But don’t be deceived by this seemingly easy mission ! While eating the apples, the snake must also slither through every open space on the board. Will you be able to navigate the snake through the different obstacles presented in front of you.
Dash Sports HD
Dash Sports is 3D summer sports game best played with a tablet with a powerful GPU. Tap, slide, spin the controls as fast as you can and try to beat your friends. Play against up to 4 players on one tablet or phone: *100 meters Sprint – 1 – 4 players *Rowing – 1 – 2 players *Cycling – 1 – 2 players *Swimming – 1 – 2 players
Collider is a mobile phone app that allows you to view data from the ATLAS experiment at the Large Hadron Collider. Stream events live from CERN when the LHC is running. Hunt for the Higgs across five games which teach you everything you need to know to identify the signatures of the Higgs Boson. Collider requires at least 64MB RAM and a reasonably powerful phone supporting OpenGL ES 1.0.
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