Apr 30 AT 2:56 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 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.

Babylon

Babylon

Description: At Babylon we are working towards a future where everyone has easy access to high quality, affordable healthcare. We are building the world’s first integrated digital healthcare system combining the latest advances in technology with modern medicine.

 

IFTTT

IFTTT

Description: Put the internet to work for you. IFTTT lets you create powerful connections with one simple statement – if this then that. Activate your Channels and create Recipes on IFTTT! Channels are services like Facebook, Gmail, Twitter, as well as devices like Philips Hue, Belkin WeMo, and UP by Jawbone.

 

GRE Vocab Lock

GRE Vocab Lock

Description: Did you know the average person unlocks their phone over 150 times a day? Imagine if every time you unlocked your phone you could study a new GRE or SAT vocabulary word! Unlock your phone -> Answer a GRE / SAT Vocab Question -> Learn a new word ( English words only)

 

Radio Disney

Radio Disney

Description: The official Radio Disney App! Listen to Radio Disney 24/7 to hear the latest music from artists such as One Direction, Ariana Grande, Taylor Swift, Selena Gomez and more!

 

UpTo – Calendar and Widget

UpTo

Description: Experience a new dimension of the calendar: Your UpTo calendar has two layers. The front layer is your existing calendar. The back layer includes calendars you follow based on your location, likes and interests. Expand your calendar to reveal the back layer of events with just a pinch or tap.

 

Samsung Home Monitor

Samsung Home Monitor

Description: Samsung Home Monitor is an application that you can use with the baby monitoring feature found on the latest Samsung Smart Cameras. The Baby Monitoring feature can be used with a smartphone that is connected to the same access point as a Samsung Smart Camera. It can notify you when noise is detected and allows for live monitoring of streamed video.

 

Background defocus

Background defocus

Description: Let the object in focus stand out. The Background defocus app simulates a shallow depth of field by creating a blurred out background. It captures two photos with different focus settings, which you can bring together to create a photo with one object in sharp focus, against a beautifully blurred background.

 

Moving Curtains

Moving Curtains

Description: Moving Curtains Curtain Design App is the perfect tool to help you visually manage your curtain design project. This new and exciting design tool will enable you to: SNAP: Take a picture of your window using the integrated camera function PLAY: Design your curtains using the many features available, including a choice of curtains, blinds, swags, pelmets and tie backs, etc. Once you have the basic shape and style of your curtains you can play with the colours using the integrated colour picker.

 

Yahoo Screen

Yahoo Screen

Description: Yahoo Screen is the exclusive home for all clips from the SNL archives. Catch highlights of Comedy Central’s The Daily Show with Jon Stewart, The Colbert Report, Tosh.0 and South Park. Enjoy Yahoo Originals and videos from Buzzfeed, New York Times and The Onion.

 

Snaply: Sell stuff simply

Snaply

Description: The simplest way to get free and cheap stuff locally. Snaply works with Freegle, the UK’s biggest “freecycle/freecycling” platform.
Snaply is in Beta, meaning we’re testing it out.

 

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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