Jan 15 AT 4:29 PM Steve Raycraft 10 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 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.

Talon

Talon

Description: Get fully immersed in your Twitter with this beautiful, feature PACKED Twitter client with a design that actually makes sense! Created with Android 4.4 (KitKat) in mind. Includes full screen (translucent) layouts, stunning animations and more!

 

Sochi 2014 WOW

Sochi 2014

Description: WOW (Wireless Olympic Works) is the Wireless information dissemination specially developed for the Olympics Games. It offers the most direct access to Sochi 2014 Olympic Winter Games and allows consumers to design and personalize their experience in ways that are most relevant to their interests and passions.

 

EvolveSMS

EvolveSMS

Description: EvolveSMS is a powerful texting replacement app that makes talking to your friends quick, fun and easy! It’s been designed from the bottom up with the newest Android guidelines in mind to look beautiful and just plain work.

 

Swim by American Red Cross

Swim ARC

Description: Help your child become a confident swimmer. The American Red Cross Swim app puts the 100-year-old Learn to Swim program in the palm of your hand. Brush up on your water safety knowledge, play parent child games together and track your child’s progress in the class.

 

Crumble Messenger

Crumble Messenger

Description: Gone in 60 seconds. That’s how long everything in Crumble lasts. No ifs, ands or buts. The clock starts ticking when you say something, and your friends have 60 seconds to check it out—if they miss it, tough luck! Simple, fast, private messaging.

 

12Hours

12Hours

Description: Analog clock? Day planner? 12Hours is both at the same time, with a unique and eye catching design. What is it? It’s an analog clock widget that automatically gets all your calendar events in the next 12 hours and shows them as marked zones on a clock. Simple as that!

 

YouSnap

YouSnap

Description: CyberLink YouSnap is easy-to-use and squares up your images in just a few seconds. It’s ideal to capture notes from meetings and presentations, and to make sure any photos you take of notes are clear and legible. You can save your corrected image as a PDF or JPG, or share it via email or directly to Facebook.

 

ShareBeats

ShareBeats

Description: ShareBeats is a music sharing and discovery app. Use ShareBeats to send your favorite songs and music to your friends. Be the Tastemaker among your friends and show off your favorite bands. You will also discover new and exciting music through your friends. Just download the app and search for your favorite song to get started. Your friends don’t need to have the app installed to receive your recommendations.

 

Mumble! – Smart Notifications

Mumble

Description: Mumble! is a revolutionary new vibrating notification app for text messages. It’s the first and only app that allows you to have a sense of the emotion, content, length and importance of the messages you receive before reading them. This innovative idea combined with advanced algorithms makes Mumble! incredibly intelligent in order give you an unparalleled experience.

 

Control Video Recording

Control Video

Description:  Control Video Recording allows you to control the length, size and quality of the video being captured.

 

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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