App Weekender: 40+ new apps you should try this weekend
Sep 14, 2013 8:41 AM –
Extra! Extra! New apps available in the App Weekender! Hate the new Google Maps? There’s an app listed that brings back the old interface. We have a slick new music player that might entice you to switch from Google’s player, plus there’s an 8-bit throwback game with new twist and an app that mixes your favorite celebrities and food (Yum!) 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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Echo Music Player
Designed for stunning beauty, as well as ease of use, Echo Music Player takes a new approach to personal audio. With a clean, gesture-based interface Echo truly focuses on user experience. Simply swipe to switch albums, or drag-and-drop to manage the song queue. Search for your favorite songs from anywhere in the app and view your albums in an amazing new way. For your thoughts, questions or suggestions, send me an e-mail…
Root Explorer is the ultimate file manager for root users. Access the whole of android’s file system (including the elusive data folder!). Features include multiple tabs, Google Drive, Box, Dropbox and network (SMB) support, SQLite database viewer, Text Editor, create and extract zip or tar/gzip files, extract rar archives, multi-select, execute scripts, search, remount, permissions, bookmarks…
GoalTone: Live Soccer Scores
Live Soccer results for all your favorite teams. GoalTone is the Soccer ringtone – You will hear the GoalTone sound every time a team scores. You never need to refresh your screen. Goals updates will come directly to you. Even when the application is closed, a goal notification will pop. If you love Soccer, and want to keep track of all your favorite Soccer teams, GoalTone is the app for you.
Minimal for Facebook
??? Introducing Minimal for Facebook – the ultralight Facebook client for minimalists and design-enthusiasts. ??? ? Welcome to Minimal ? The first and only fully-featured, lightweight, native Facebook client for Android. As the name suggests, Minimal is minimal in design but not in function. Access your Facebook account wherever you go and stay connected to the social network in places with little or weak signal.
SNAV google navigator launcher
Google Navigation icon has disappeared? don’t worry, this application simulates the operation of the previous version of Google Maps allowing you to start navigating quickly and easily! I made ??this app for myself because for me it’s hard to start google navigation while I’m driving. I hope that the old interface is restored by google but in the meantime I will continue to improve this application. Next step: Screen rotation.
NewsDrift is a beautiful elegant app that delivers to you the latest news. Drift through news articles from different sources in a fun and intuitive manner. Save your favorite news articles for later reading. Share interesting articles. You see, NewsDrift doesn’t just promise an amazing reading experience – it delivers on that promise.
Textract allows you to extract text from images, edit and share via email (in text or PDF) and SMS, or post to your Facebook account. You can also use this app to combine images into a single document or convert images from JPG into PDF file. Simply take a picture of the text documents using your smartphone’s camera. Alternatively, you can choose images from your photo albums. This app uses Optical Character Recognition (OCR)…
Sense Clock Live Wallpaper
Sense Clock Live Wallpaper is a free live wallpaper that displays time, date, weather and battery (weather and battery are optionals). Change your Android device with a nice clock design, download a beautiful wallpaper or use your camera photos. It is easy to set, go to Settings > Display > Wallpaper > Live Wallpaper > Sense Clock Live Wallpaper. You should set a background if you want a nicer style. It’s fully customizable…
PEOPLE CelebFood brings you closer to your favorite celebrities as they share their personal recipes and the stories behind them! Browse delicious dishes, get expert cooking tips, and enjoy exclusive how-to videos and behind-the-scenes photos. Plus, new recipe collections are added weekly. Your #1 celebrity source just got meatier (but don’t worry, we serve up veggies too)! HIGHLIGHTS – Over 200 celebrity recipes…
Pho.to Lab - fun photo editor
Enhance your photos with over 520 beautiful frames, effects, filters or montages! Pho.to Lab is an easy, quick and fun photo editor. You don’t need to be a Photoshop ninja to make any photo funny and any portrait beautiful. Just pick a filter, frame or montage to use, then choose which image to process, and that’s it! Pho.to Lab will do all the hard work to let you sit back, relax and get all the honor.
Apps by Place
The “Apps by Place” finds you a collection of popular apps relevant to your current location and generates list of apps by specific and most popular categories. It’s is not just any app that happens to be being downloaded a lot around you but ones that are specific to the event or attraction you may be attending. Even to just to bring up apps specific to the city you are in, but also for country and custom location as well.
Fixie GIF Camera
Create and share short animated GIFs in an instant. It’s simple – capture a short GIF using our built in camera. Add cool fonts, doodles, and borders. Share them easily to Facebook, Twitter, Google Plus, and Tumblr. Features ? Create animated GIFs that you can share to anywhere from your camera. ? Each GIF is about 1.5 seconds. Just enough time to capture the moment perfectly.
waiter.io is the fastest way to annotate restaurants’ orders. waiter.io is a user-friendly application to make it easier for waitstaff to take orders. Within seconds a customer’s order can be logged using the intuitive interface. The app is recommended for any server, of any restaurant or bar, who doesn’t want to fumble around with pen and paper. Features: ? Annotate orders fast ? Input restaurant menu…
Fast Search Plus (no ads)
Note: If you have the Lite version of Fast Search (with ads) then please uninstall it before installing this one. Latest Version: *Google Search *Context Menu *Create Home Screen shortcuts from search tray Upcoming Version: *Voice Search Description Fast Search Plus is a unique search overlay that helps you search your apps, contacts, music from anywhere on your android phone. Key Features…
TimeZoner: Time Zone Converter
Easy convert time from one Time Zone to another Time Zone. Supports several time zones around the world at once, you can change time for one and see time for others. One screen application makes it very easy to use. Choose your time and select the source by tap in the list and it will show you the converted time for other time zones. Track bar selector is a fast way to choose desired time by one swipe/tap.
FromDevice Integrated browsing
FromDevice is a system composed by a website and a mobile app. It uses QR Code scanning and Internet connection to send pages between the mobile device where the app is installed and any other device with internet connection. It has two main features: – Sending a web page from a mobile device to any other browser enabled device (From your mobile browser, share the website. Select FromDevice app.
“All smartphones should have this app inbuilt ” – An active user. “A stepping stone towards a touch-free UX” – Incognitech Use Wave2Wake to awaken(unlock) your phone by simply gliding(waving) your hand over your phone. No touch required. No power/unlock button required. Apart from giving you a touch-free experience, using this app will also reduce the wear on your power/unlock button.
Shake for Help
Welcome to Shake For Help! This app could save your life. Install and configure this app on your phone and, if you are ever in trouble (feeling threatened, under attack, having a medical emergency, or any similar situation), simply shake your phone. That’s it! The app will periodically contact your emergency contacts and let them know you may be in trouble. It will also let them know your location and other useful information.
2colors icons Apex/GO/Nova/ADW
Check out my other free icons pack on the Play Store: http://goo.gl/VGD0QQ 2colors is a icon set/icons pack for launchers, a blend of minimal , flat and simple , they all come together to create a inspirated by Windows 8 Metro icon set/icons pack called 2colors. This icons pack include high definition icons (256×256) for many popular launcher replacements! Please remember to rate/review. Features: – over 800 HD icons (256×256)
Voxle - local social network
Features in a Nutshell: ? thousands of new users join every day ? free texts,calls,search,interests sharing,profiles,photo gallery ? bark your status to your neighbours,discuss local topics,ask for help if in trouble ? Navigate to your friend or bark ? peer to peer secure communication ? easy registration with Facebook ? very low battery drain, smooth UI **busy mode (red status dot) works as DND (do not disturb)…
Libop Calculator Free
Libop is the touch evolution of calculators. Fully designed for touch devices its innovative and stylish interface gives you unparalleled functions for the daily use. Available for your Android mobile phone or tablet. Numbers and results are stored in a list so you can see what you have done and use them with a touch for further calculations. Trigonometry, logarithmic, statistics, probability distribution…
Swipe Calculator FREE
Swipe Calculator is a gesture based basic calculator. Do your calculations by swipes to the right, left, up and down! This calculators elegant way to perform operations grants faster inputs and a great user experience. Features: ? Swipe right on the number field: Addition ? Swipe left on the number field: Subtraction ? Swipe up on the number field: Multiplication ? Swipe down on the number field…
Chuggington Chug Patrol Book
description: Chug Patrol: Ready to Rescue ~ A 3D Interactive Pop-up Book! Get Ready to Rescue with your favourite Chuggington characters! Available for tablets & phones! Ride the rails with Wilson, Brewster, Koko and newest addition to Chuggington – Chief of Chug Patrol – Jackman, in this traintastic interactive adventure! Read the story, complete the challenges, and use your new skills to win special Chug Patrol badges.
Colors with Dally Dino
Teaches matching, sorting, sequencing, finding, counting, and more! Kids can discover the world of colos with 7 fun educational activities: . Learn – Discover the world of colors with talking flashcards! . Match – Match the outlines and colors and watch them transform. I Spy – Use your eagle eyes to spot the right color hidden in a colorful jumble. . Pairs – Test your memory by remembering the locations of all the colors.
Shapes for Kids
Your tiny tot’s easy guide to learning Shapes. This application uses flashcards to help your kids and toddlers get familiar with all the basic shapes.The right brain remains dominant in children from 0 – 6 years. Flashcards help in right brain training. This app is so simple to operate that your kids can use it without you having to guide them every time.
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Enter the world ripe with magic and monsters! Become the Black Swordsman and slay thousands of enemies in an epic action RPG! . Take countless quests and uncover the secrets of Wilderness . Level up your character with skills of your choice . Hundreds of swords, armor and accessories to equip . Play all sides and make your own decisions FEATURES . Google Play Achievements, Leaderboards and Cloud Save.
Tech Deck Skateboarding
Watch classic Tech Deck fingerboards spring to life in this free HD quality skateboarding game with world class animations. Finger taps and slides (not tilt) give your character the power to dodge objects, grind rails, pull off sick combinations, and compete against the local wannabes. Vuforia technology enables you to unlock skateboards by scanning your real Tech Decks directly into the game…
Brave Guardians is an epic 3D action fantasy defense game that narrates the story of four heroes (Pepo, Tiko, Zagi & Rapu) — each with extraordinary abilities. Be prepared for an epic journey to defend your world against nasty fiends. This time you will take control of the brave guardians to lead them to the victory. Because Brave Guardians is not just another Tower Defense game! GAME FEATURES…
NEW Brain Game : SMART GERMS. It’s time to start fight with germs and destroy all of them. Germs are very smart but YOU ARE SMARTER. Tap the germs of a specimen and get rid of them all. Unlock new levels, achievements and themes. The Game is fully FREE. Download and try yourself !!! Smart Germs have proven to be one of the hardest brain games, so take the challenge and play!
Jack N' Jill
Jack N’ Jill is a cute and charming retro one button platformer. Control Jack while he runs and perform manoeuvres like jumps and wall jumps to get past obstacles and enemies and help him find his way to Jill. With a total of 60 levels spanning over 3 different landscapes, Jack N’ Jill provides a fun and challenging gameplay experience. Jack N’ Jill is the perfect game for anyone to pick up and play on a touch screen device.
“Grand Battle” is a supercharged military strategy game on Android. At your command is a war fought on a grand world war Grand Battle with endless land, air, tank, missile and gallant soldiers. “Grand Battle” is one of the first operable war games. Just slide the screen, thousands of armed force will be at your service; just with a slight touch it will present you the show of the Fighter bomber.
Green Farm 3
Rediscover farming adventure in the new Green Farm! After inheriting an old manor from your uncle, you must complete a series of missions to restore it to glory! Of course, you also have to manage your farm with the help of friends and neighbors to become the most famous farmer of all! With a fresh new atmosphere, easier controls, and a rich storyline with new characters to meet and play with…
Sudoku Quest, the #1 Sudoku game on Facebook, played by over 2 million users, now on Android. Sudoku Quest isn’t just any other Sudoku app, it’s the only Android app with 11 variants of Sudoku Puzzles, Sudoku in Color, Facebook connect, Power-ups, 160 levels and much more! Sudoku Quest features: – Only Sudoku app with Sudoku in color – 3 Maps to conquer with over 160 Levels…
Connect pipes! Clear the field by using every pipe in the field. This unique puzzle game comes with an infinite amount of puzzles! Gameplay Pipes can be turned by simply tapping them. Once two endpoints are connected, a path is created. Create paths using all pipes and clear the field! Includes: Unlock Mode: 4 x 4, 4 x 6, 6 x 8, 8 x 10, 8 x 12 and 12 x 16 field ranging from easy to hard.
Tower Defense game with beautiful pixel art. Highlights: – Free and without annoying ads – Multiples levels in different settings – Six different towers with their own strengths – Customizable difficulty – Lots of tower upgrades – Achievements Network access is only used for Google Analytics and In-App donations.
Telekinesis Puzzle strains your noodle in a race to solve puzzles by moving all the televisions into the correct slot using limited moves of either pushing or pulling. Think you can solve them… think again! Price: Free, $0.99
Clash of Elements
Clash of Elements is something more than a typical puzzle game! It combines best features from puzzle games and multiplayer world. The Element is in you! Just pick fire, wind, water, stone, earth or thunder. Name your character and start fighting with your friends, random players or bosses. The fight starts with laying stones – powerful pieces of elements that you need to destroy to get either attack or defence points.
Cupcake Cascade Free
Join us on a brand new puzzle journey to discover Cupcake bliss! Cupcake Cascade is the latest and greatest in match 3 puzzles, why swap gems or candy when you can slide entire rows and columns of delicious cupcakes? – more skill, more matches, more fun! Destroy the crates to create more matches and eliminate the evil vegetables to win the game! Watch out for the dangerous donuts, crated cakes, frosting…
The Square – developing your brain “The Square” is a brain puzzle game that will allow you to relax and train your brain in your spare time. If you have 60-seconds free, we can offer you some great entertainment. How fast is your eye? How perceptive are you? Sit back, download The Square and start playing our puzzle solo or with friends using our multiplayer mode.
*** The Konbo Monsters have arrived! *** Enjoy one of the most fun, addictive and challenging tile-matching puzzle video games. In this game you collect and control blocks (Konbo Monsters) that drop in pairs, into a pit-like playfield (twelve blocks tall by six blocks wide). However, you can only collect Konbo Monsters by coming into contact with a Orb of the same color, which collects all adjacent Konbo Monsters of that color…
Cricket Champs Seasons
Cricket Champs: The World Domination – Seasons ** Play the most innovative and unorthodox shot invented by Captain Cool – The Helicopter Shot ** ** The Most Challenging Cricket Game ** It’s all about shot selection and timing but only a Legend can hit a six every ball. Choose your team and face the world’s best bowlers. ** Five exciting modes of play ** 1. Super Over 2. World Championship – 5 Overs Match up 3.
Colors… everywhere colors! Draw a line from one of the colored orbs on the bottom and absorb the circles that fall from the sky before they reach the bottom! If you absorb multiple circles with the same line in one go you get bonus points! Swooper uses the google play games services to add a global leaderboard and achievements to unlock!
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