Every week we cover new Android apps with Fresh Meat on Wednesday, followed by Android Gaming on Thursday and Top 10 App Updates on Friday. When Monday rolls around, we look back to see which apps were the most appealing to our audience. Read on for the 10 most popular Android apps from last week.
1. Terrain Home
App info: Terrain is a smart homescreen for Android that makes your phone simpler and more streamlined by putting everything you care about in one place. Find contacts faster, launch apps faster, and view content faster.
2. Google Search
App info: Google Search app for Android: The fastest, easiest way to find what you need on the web and on your device.
App info: The Email app lets you read and manage email from different accounts all in one place. Got Hotmail? Yahoo Mail? Outlook? No problem–the Email app brings it all together, with the same great experience you get in Gmail.
4. Boom Beach
App info: Storm the beach and win the day! Boom Beach is a combat strategy game where you fight an epic war against the evil Blackguard.
5. N.O.V.A. 2 – Near Orbit…
App info: 6 years have passed since the events depicted in the first episode. Humanity is now thrown into a bloody civil war fought on one side by the central government of the Terran Orbitals and the self-appointed Human-Alien Alliance; a new organization with a mysterious origin and agenda.
6. Echo Notification Lockscreen
App info: Echo Lock Screen centers your notifications around you. Instead of browsing through dozens of unnecessary messages, Echo automatically filters your notifications and delivers the most important alerts straight to your lock screen.
7. Bizzy Bubbles
App info: Bizzy Bubbles is a virtual busy box for toddlers ages 1 to 4 (and older!) to play, learn, interact and discover the sensory fundamentals of colors, shapes, sounds, simple hand-eye coordination, stimulus/response and realistic object physics.
App info: Train your memory and attention. Used by over 60 million people worldwide, Lumosity is a Personal Training Program that challenges your brain.
9. SimplyText SMS
App info: SimplyText is texting, done better. A great replacement app for the stock SMS messaging app for your phone.
10. EverythingMe Launcher
App info: 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.
Note: To ensure that all apps receive a fair chance to make the list, we will retire any app that has made the list for 3 consecutive weeks and will place it in our Android and Me App Hall of Fame. We will post this Hall of Fame list in a dedicated series. Any app with * next to the title indicates it will now be added to our Hall of Fame list and will no longer be listed in this article.