May 17 AT 9:49 AM 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.

Icon Pack Studio

 

Icon Pack Studio

Description: Icon Pack Studio is the first app that allows you to create new icon packs and customize them in any detail. The editor will allows you to resize and move any element of your custom icon, apply special effects like lights, shadows, textures and bezels and apply it to your custom launcher in few taps.

 

SpotAngels

 

SpotAngels

DescriptionStop getting parking tickets! SpotAngels sends you reminders before street cleaning, alternate side parking, tow away or any other parking restriction in NYC, SF and 20+ other cities. If you drive in cities, chances are you spend hundreds of dollars on parking tickets. So stop the bleeding now and use Spot Angels. On average our users save $100+ per year in parking tickets!

 

Microsoft Azure

 

Microsoft Azure

Description The Microsoft Azure app helps you keep track of your resources while on-the-go: Stay connected to the cloud and check status and critical metrics anytime, anywhere. Stay informed with notifications and alerts about important health issues. Stay in control of your resources and take corrective actions, like starting and stopping VMs and web apps.

 

WSJ AR

 

WSJ AR

DescriptionWith over a century of award-winning journalism, enjoy a unique new way to experience peerless reporting and analysis from The Wall Street Journal. The Wall Street Journal VR App combines breaking news, a real-time interactive market data visualization, and 360 interactive videos in an immersive virtual reality experience.

 

Socratic

 

Socratic

Description Take a PHOTO of your homework question or math equation and get explanations, videos, and step-by-step help INSTANTLY. Supports Math, Science, History, English, Economics, and more. Completely free, NO in-app purchases. “This app is a lifesaver”

 

TeamSnap

 

Teamsnap

DescriptionTeamSnap’s team, club and league management app has taken youth, recreational and competitive sports management into the 21st century. Fifteen million coaches, administrators, players and parents use TeamSnap’s sports team management software to sign up, schedule, communicate and coordinate everything for the team, the club and the season.

 

Tizen App Share

 

Tizen App Share

DescriptionTizen App Share is a fast and easy-to-use tool for sending Tizen apps from your device to any Tizen device. 99% of Tizen app file can be easily and quickly delivered to Tizen phone without using mobile data via Wi-Fi direct. Search and download a variety of Tizen apps through Tizen App Share and easily share apps to the Tizen phone!

 

NBC – Watch TV Episodes Now

 

NBC - Watch TV Episodes Now

DescriptionBrand new for Android TV! Get instant access to the latest episodes and highlights from your favorite NBC shows – anytime! Watch full episodes of NBC shows the day after they air and check out full seasons of select series, along with can’t-miss specials and a full library of NBC classic hits!

 

Xamarin Live Player

 

Xamarin Live Player

DescriptionThe easiest way to get started with Xamarin development. Explore and experiment with different APIs and see live feedback using Xamarin Live.

 

Keybase

 

Keybase

DescriptionKeybase is a messaging platform where: you can write securely to any twitter, reddit, facebook, github, and hacker news user, you don’t need to know someone’s phone number or email address, all messages are secure, end-to-end encrypted, multi-device: your messages survive and transfer with encryption to new phones & computers.

 

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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