Apr 23 AT 5:05 PM Steve Raycraft 4 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 propel them to new heights. Our weekly Fresh Meat column highlights new apps with fewer than 100,000 installs. Browse our new Android app picks below and let us know which ones you enjoy.

Chrome Remote Desktop

Chrome Remote

Description: Securely access your computers from your Android device. On each of your computers, set up remote access using the Chrome Remote Desktop app from Chrome Web Store: https://chrome.google.com/remotedesktop. On your Android device, open the app and tap on any of your online computers to connect.

 

Auto-Response SMS

Auto Response SMS

Description: The Auto-Response SMS will help you to send auto-reply to your missed calls, when you can’t answer the phone. You can set auto-response from five default replies. You can set nine different reply to nine different numbers.

 

Solar Walk

Solar Walk

Description: This 3D solar system model lets you navigate between planets, through space and time and see all the planets and satellites close-up, learn their trajectories, inner structures, history of their exploration, points of interest and more.

 

CloudCaster

CloudCaster

Description: CloudCaster enables you to cast supported media files directly from the cloud to your Chromecast. Perfect if you need to display pictures or play video/audio from the cloud in your living room.

 

Xperia Keyboard

Xperia Keyboard

Description: Xperia keyboard is your default keyboard for all languages except Chinese, Japanese and Korean. It offers a superior swiping experience as well as traditional tapping.

 

Samsung WatchON

Samsung WatchOn

Description: Here comes a new WatchON along with enhanced UI/UX to discover, search, enjoy and share linear, on-demand and even free web content in one place! WatchONâ„¢ is all the entertainment you love on all the screens you love.

 

Today Calendar

Today Calendar

Description: Despite being derived from the same stock Android calendar as the majority of alternative calendars on the Play Store, Today Calendar sets itself apart by being the only calendar app to combine high functionality with truly beautiful aesthetics.

 

Animal Gallery

Animal Gallery

Description: Animal Gallery lets you view many types of interesting animal photos. It has a beautiful card UI and easy-to-use swiping navigation. The photos are updated daily as the source of photos come from Reddit.

 

David Lloyd Playlist

David Lloyd

Description: Working with specialist sports scientists, our team of expert curators update your app with fresh music every week so that there’s always something new to listen to when you get to the gym.

 

Bluebox Heartbleed Scanner

Bluebox Heartbleed

Description: Android devices ship with OpenSSL library by default. In addition, many apps will bundle their own copy of the library. The Bluebox Heartbleed Scanner from Bluebox Labs will check all of these copies and let you know if any appear to be susceptible to the Heartbleed vulnerability.

 

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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