Aug 21 AT 1:51 PM Steve Raycraft 3 Comments

Fresh Meat: 10 new Android apps worth checking out

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New apps need lovin’ too, right? Every day there are thousands of new entries on the Google Play store, but many go unnoticed and never receive the attention they deserve. We’ve shown in the past that this community can discover great apps and launch them to new heights. Our weekly column Fresh Meat highlights new apps with less than 100k installs. Browse our new Android app picks below and let us know which ones you enjoy.

Sound Seeder Music Player

Sound Seeder

Description: Sound Seeder is a Music Player that streams your music to other Android devices via WiFi. Listen to your music on your phone and connect additional Android devices as wireless speakers. All connected speakers play your song simultaneously and in sync as one large sound system.

 

NOOK Video

NOOK Video

Description: Watch movies and TV shows instantly with NOOK Video™ for Android™ — no subscription required! You can buy or rent, and then stream or download content across all your Android devices. If you have an UltraViolet™ Collection, it’s accessible*, too!

 

Mashable

Mashable

Description: Download the official Mashable app, which alerts you whenever a story is starting to go viral, so that you’ll know what everyone’s talking about before they’re talking about it. This beautiful design adapts responsively to your device’s size, from a phone to a mini to a full-size tablet, so you can be assured the app will look great on whatever you’re carrying.

 

HabitRPG

HabitRPG

Description: A habit-building program which treats your life like a Role Playing Game. Level up as you succeed, lose HP as you fail, earn money to buy weapons and armor, compete with your friends.

 

Timely Alarm Clock

Timely

Description: Timely is the beautiful Alarm Clock for Android, featuring a stunning user experience and revolutionary cloud integration to backup and synchronize your alarms with multiple devices.

 

Gigwalk

Gigwalk

Description: Gigwalk is a new way to get paid while building your professional profile. With Gigwalk, you can connect with businesses looking to get local contract work done. Build a great profile on the Gigwalk app, and you’ll never miss an opportunity to find local contract work with thousands of businesses.

 

Geekbench 3

Geekbench 3

Description:  Find out how fast your phone or tablet is with Geekbench 3. Geekbench 3 includes several new tests designed to simulate real-world scenarios. These new tests are designed to quickly and accurately measure mobile processor performance. Every test included with Geekbench 3 is multi-core aware. This allows Geekbench 3 to measure the full potential of your device’s processor.

 

Way2ride

Way2Ride

Description: With the Way2ride taxi app now available in New York City, there’s no more fumbling for your wallet to pay at the end of the ride. Just scan a credit card, set your tip preference, and you’re ready to ride.

 

avast! Mobile Backup

avast! Mobile Bsackup

Description: avast! Mobile Backup is a free Android backup solution provided by the makers of the top-rated and award-winning free avast! Mobile Security app with antivirus and anti-theft. This app is FREE, but if you would like to backup music, video and apps, then you need to buy the Premium version (can be done later, from within the free version).

 

Electric Zoo

Electric Zoo

Description: The Electric Zoo app is your one-stop-shop for all things Electric Zoo 2013. Use this app to find out when your favorite acts are playing, create your personal schedule for the weekend and discover new acts.

 

I was first introduced to Android with the Samsung Fascinate and I've been hooked ever since. I love the customization that Android offers the user to personalize their phone. I enjoy writing and have been blessed with the opportunity to share this passion for Android with others.

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