Jan 09 AT 11:04 AM Steve Raycraft 8 Comments

Fresh Meat: 10 Android apps worth checking out


New apps need lovin’ too, right? Every day there are thousands of additions to 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 100,000 installs. Browse our new Android app picks below and let us know which ones you enjoy.

Loopr Beta


Description: Loopr is a task switcher, pretty much like the recent apps menu on your android system, but with much quicker access and a few more options.




Description: Jelly is a new way to search with pictures and people from your social networks. It’s also people helping each other–something that’s both meaningful and fun.




Description: Quit smoking and improve the quality of your life with QuitControl smoking cessation app. The app provides realtime statistics of your progression: Passed cigarettes, saved money and time, prolonged life and health indicators with time counters so you see where you’re at.




Description: AppDeals is great new way to find the best app deals and sales for apps, games and wallpapers on Google Play.


Engadget Mini

Engadget Mini

Description: Engadget Mini is a real-time stream of everything important, interesting and fun in the world of consumer technology, with instant updates on the latest product news and reviews, as well as a mix of the best photos, videos and posts from across the social web.


CM (Cleanmaster) Security


Description: Blazing fast, lightweight and ultra-secure, CM (Cleanmaster) Security is a FREE mobile security app developed by Clean Master – the world’s most trusted Android optimizer (over 100,000,000 downloads worldwide and 4.7 top ratings on Google Play).


Super Simple Sleep Timer

Super Simple Sleep Timer

Description: Silence any music or audio app after a set period of time. Perfect for listening to any music, audiobook or podcast app before going to sleep.




Description: Another option for a Google Reader replacement. Anonymous Poll creation. Anonymous Voting. Bookmarking news articles. News photos. Search Tags. Social Awareness.


Shifu: To Do & Task Manager


Description: Shifu tracks your context and when it recognizes that you have a spare moment, it estimates the free time you have and suggests a relevant daily task.




Description:  Picklor is an application for you to collect and compare colors around you. Choose your desired color from wherever you want, save it and search for the matching color anywhere else, anytime using this application.


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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  1. trusisGuest 1 year ago

    CM (Cleanmaster) Security legit? Seriously?

  2. battaussieGuest 1 year ago

    So many great Apps, will download the Veeder on my HTC One to review news

  3. CookieGuest 1 year ago

    tried appdeals, not so great… it doesn’t show some apps that are discounted, sticking with appsales!

  4. probably going to try out CM security 100,000,000 downloads and 4.7 raiting sounds appealing xD

  5. VeederGuest 1 year ago

    Thanks for the support

  6. VeederGuest 9 months ago

    We are going to stop support and updates for Veeder as we have lunched a better and much improved app. VOS will now be its replacement. Give it a try