Jul 23 AT 10:54 AM 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.

Amazon Wallet

Amazon Wallet

Description: Use the Amazon Wallet app to simplify your shopping trips, and never lose another gift card or rewards membership number. Scan or type your gift cards, loyalty cards and membership cards to your Amazon Wallet to reduce the clutter in your leather wallet or purse. 

 

ChoreMonster

ChoreMonster

Description: Kids earn points by completing chores to use towards rewards like an hour of video games or a camping trip. Parents get an easy-to-use tool that takes the tension out of household chores. Kids also earn tickets to the Monster Carnival for each chore completed, where they can win and collect our monsters.

  

 

HTC Sense Input

HTC Sense Input

DescriptionHTC Sense Input speeds up your typing and reduces accidental errors. It learns from your input and selections and offers you more precise word candidates. HTC Sense Input also supports the “trace” feature so you can type more efficiently with one hand.

 

PixtoCam

PixtoCam

DescriptionPixtoCam allows you to view and control cameras from your watch to take pictures or make videos. Doesn’t matter if your phone is on or off. Just launch PixtoCam on your Android Wear Watch and get a realtime preview.

 

Nabu Utility

Nabu

DescriptionCustomizing your Nabu smartband is easily done through the Nabu Utility companion app. From notification priorities, display and vibration settings, to which Nabu-compatible apps to download and connect to, and even what activities are logged, Nabu Utility gives you complete control over your smartband.

 

Music Boss

Music boss

DescriptionWhether you’re controlling a single media app or have an assortment of media apps and want to switch between them, Music Boss has you covered. The music controls on Android Wear are good, but if you’re a new or previous Music Boss user, you may feel that some features are missing.

 


Bamboo Paper

Bamboo Paper

DescriptionTurn your Android tablet into a paper notebook. Bamboo Paper helps you capture your thoughts and ideas. Taking notes, sketching and drawing is as straightforward and as simple as using a real pen and paper.

 

FreeFlight 3

FreeFlight 3

DescriptionGet FreeFlight 3, the free and official control app to pilot the Parrot MiniDrones (Jumping Sumo and Rolling Spider).

 

Sprout Now

Sprout Now

DescriptionSprout Now is your mobile destination for full episodes of your favorite Sprout shows. Log in with your television provider account and open up a whole new way to enjoy Sprout — anywhere you are.

 

Microsoft account

Microsoft account

Description: Sometimes, Microsoft needs to verify your identity to help make sure that you – and only you – have access to your account. The Microsoft account app makes this easy, and you no longer need to enter security codes from text messages or authenticator apps!

 

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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