Sep 16 AT 2:52 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.

Pintasking

Pintasking

Description: This is an app for power users that miss the old good Taskbar, ALT-TAB shortcut, WIN+[n] shortcut or workspaces on their Android devices. PinTasking allows you to create floating shortcuts in form of pins, on demand and based on their current task and workload.

 

Moto Body

Moto Body

DescriptionMoto Body tracks your activity, offers personalized insights, and keeps you moving with daily progress notifications to help you maintain a healthier lifestyle.

 

Google Wallet (New)

Google Wallet New

DescriptionThe Google Wallet Card lets you instantly spend money you receive through Google Wallet. You can use it to pay at millions of locations in the US, wherever Debit MasterCard® is accepted, or use it to withdraw cash from ATMs.

 

Microsoft Send

Microsoft Send

DescriptionSend, a Microsoft Garage project, is in-and-out email. Just sign in with the work or school account you already use to access Office 365, and you’re ready, set, go. No subject lines, salutations, or signatures. Just quick, natural conversations.

 

Hold the wheel

Hold the wheel

Description“Hold the wheel” application for Android tries to provide heigher level of safety for smartphone users while they are driving, but at the same time the application tries to maintain the user’s responsivnes to incoming phone calls and SMS messages.

 

Messages for Android Wear

Messages for Android Wear

DescriptionUse this messenger for SMS and Hangouts conversations from your Android Wear smartwatch. Write messages with the integrated keyboard with text predictions and emojis, configurable pre-defined texts or voice input.

 

Nature Gradients Watch Face

Nature Gradients Watch Face

DescriptionCustomize your watch with more than 25 gradients selection inspired by nature. This watch face has a clean and simple design to focus on the fantastic gradients. Touch the screen to switch between day week mode and full date mode. 12/24 hours format.

 

NBA LIVE Companion

NBA LIVE Companion

DescriptionPlay with you, as you, with unprecedented quality. Exclusive to NBA LIVE 16, GameFace HD allows you to scan your face using your mobile device to create a high-definition 3D model to use on your created player in game.

 

Star Watch Days of the Dead

Star Watch Days of the Dead

DescriptionCustomize your smartwatch with best characters of Star Wars universe, with mexican holiday style “Days of Dead” by John Karpinsky. Works in SQUARE and ROUND watches!

 

 LCARS Watch Face

LCARS Watch Face

DescriptionInteractive, digital Android Wear watch face for Star Trek fans. Does not do anything special, but looks pretty good. The application contains two layouts – square and circular. 

 

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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