Jun 25 AT 4:05 PM Steve Raycraft 1 Comment

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.

BrightNest

BrightNest

Description: Keep your home in great shape without breaking a sweat! BrightNest helps you tackle important tasks with our home tips, personal schedule and helpful reminders. From simple cleaning tricks to interior design ideas, we deliver everything you need to shape up your home and simplify your life!

 

Pocket Avatars

Pocket Avatars

DescriptionPocket Avatars by Intel® is a new chat app that utilizes sophisticated face & head tracking algorithms and voice capture technology to render your expressions & voice onto an array of fun-loving avatars. Send Pocket Avatar messages app to app, via text or email or post them on your favorite social media site.

  

 

Unread Count

Unread Count

DescriptionUnread Count enables Action Launcher Pro users to display unread badges for certain apps like Gmail, SMS, Phone and Calendar.

 

Sicher

Sicher

DescriptionWith true end-to-end encryption, no messages or files are ever transferred unencrypted, and no man in the middle (including SHAPE as the service operator) can read the messages or see even the type of file you’ve sent!

 

Sleep Cycle alarm clock

Sleep Cycle

Description: An intelligent alarm clock that analyzes your sleep and wakes you in the lightest sleep phase – the natural way to wake up feeling rested and relaxed.

 

Path Talk

Path Talk

Description: Talk is a new messenger from Path available for Android and iPhone. Replace SMS and Facebook with Path Talk to message friends, family, and groups for free. Off the Record: Messages you send in Path Talk are automatically erased from our servers 24 hours after you send them, so you can now be yourself in conversations.

 


Slingshot

Slingshot

Description: Shoot a photo or video of what you’re up to and sling it to a bunch of friends. They won’t be able to see your shot until they sling something to you. Tap on a shot to react, or simply swipe it away.

 

EverythingMe Launcher

EverythingMe

Description: EverythingMe is a launcher for your Android phone that delivers what you need, when you need it. The launcher anticipates the apps, people and information you’d want – giving you the perfect phone, every time.

 

Udacity

Udacity

Description: Enjoy our courses in the comfort of your own home, solve a programming problem at a coffee shop or answer short quizzes in the park. Udacity for Android is the learning experience that fits into your lifestyle.

 

Google Slides

Google Slides

Description: Create, edit, and collaborate with others on presentations from your Android phone or tablet with the free Google Slides app.

 

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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