Feb 12 AT 2:53 PM Steve Raycraft 0 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.

Sling Television

Sling TV

Description: Watch Live TV over the Internet without the cable company! See ESPN, your favorite shows, breaking news, big games, new movies and more. This free app allows you to watch the best live TV instantly on your Android device anytime, anywhere.

 

Yarn for Hacker News

Yarn

DescriptionYarn for Hacker News is a beautiful, full featured app for browsing and interacting with Hacker News.

 

Space Sketchr

Space Sketchr

Description Space Sketchr is a playful demo app that demonstrates the potential of Project Tango technology by allowing the creation of virtual 3D drawings in space using full-range motion tracking. 

 

Urban Engines: Public Transit

Urban Engines Public Transit

Description: The Urban Engines transit app gives you the fastest public transit route from point A to B whether online or offline, evaluating traffic, area events, and how transit routes have fared historically.

 

Cinch

Cinch

DescriptionCinch is a new way to meet your health and fitness goals. Track your progress, stay motivated, and become a leaner, sexier you! Cinch uses a combination of motivations that keep you on track towards your goals.

 

Peak – Brain Training

Peak

Description: Mental Agility and Language skills with fun, challenging games, reaching goals and building healthy training habits – all backed by scientific and educational research. With 15 games offering adaptive and dynamic difficulties, unique challenges, personalized workouts and daily goals, Peak aims to get your brain skills in tip-top shape.

 

Kurbo

Kurbo

Description If you’re trying to lose weight, or supporting your child’s health goals, Kurbo is for you! Kurbo helps kids, teens & families lose weight and develop healthy habits. Kurbo’s proven program features a fun-to-use app and supportive, expert coaching for the whole family.

 

Reserve

Reserve

DescriptionOur concierge service makes every part of the dining experience better, from helping you find a great place to eat to taking care of the check. Whether you need a table for a big business lunch tomorrow or for a special occasion a month in advance, Reserve can help.

 

Love Watch Face

Love Watch Face

Description: This watch face is for Android Wear smart watches. Set a custom text on your watch face. Choose Black or Light theme. Choose to animate the heart ring (so you know the seconds) or to be static (no animation and no seconds)

 

9to5 Working Hours Watch Face

9to5 Working Hours Watch Face

DescriptionWhat time do you start working, and how long does it take to leave it? Now you name it! 9to5 can become whatever: 8to4, 7to3, or even 12to13. It’s all your choice! 9to5 Watch Face will let you know, how much time left to leave your work.

 

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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