Jun 19 AT 8:13 AM Steve Raycraft 7 Comments

Fresh Meat: 10 new Android apps worth checking out


New apps need lovin’ too, right? Every day there are thousands of new entries on 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 launch them to new heights. So, we’re bringing back our weekly column Fresh Meat that highlights new apps with less than 100k installs. Browse our new Android app picks below and let us know which ones you enjoy.

How to Make Paper Airplanes 3D


Description: If you’ve ever dreamed about building a bomber or a modern fighter jet, that doesn’t mean you love war; you just think planes are cool. We understand you completely. All right, are you ready? Go get a piece of paper.


Compare Between the Stores

Compare Between

Description: Want to find the apps from iPhone store on your Android device with one click? The app “iPhone store” will let you know and follow all the leading apps available in iPhone Store sorted by countries. You will find top 300 free apps, top 300 paid apps and top 300 grossing apps in each country you select!


Fitness Checkup

Fitness Checkup

Description: Are you in shape? Fitness Check Up is the app you need to do a fun and enjoyable check-up! The Fitness Checkup application helps you assess your physical shape using 11 health tests: Flexibility, Balance, Body Core, Strength, Capacity for effort, Muscle Tone, Explosiveness, Pulse at rest, Body mass index, Body fat index and Reaction speed.


Verizon FiOS Mobile

Verizon FiOS Mobile

Description: Check out the new Verizon FiOS Mobile application with live streaming TV Channels, available now to watch anywhere in your home! FiOS Mobile also offers premium subscription On Demand content from Starz and Encore, the ability to use your device as a remote control to interact with your FiOS TV, remotely manage your DVR recordings, view TV listings, and access the entire Flex View On Demand catalog.


Music Tutor Sight Read

Music Tutor Sight Read

Description: Learn to sight-read music with MusicTutor SightRead (MTSR). MTSR is a quiz game designed for music students, for learning to read (and write) music in an easy and pleasant way.


Floating Notifications

Floating Notifications

Description: Floating Notifications is a new and intuitive way to view your notifications. It can take a notification from any app and present it to you as a floating icon, similar to Facebook chat heads, but for any application. It even works in fullscreen mode (in Games, Youtube etc) and is fully customizable.


Kids Media


Description: Looking for what to watch, rent, read, play or buy for your kids? Get instant access to over 18,000 trustworthy ratings and reviews from Common Sense Media, a not-for-profit organization dedicated to helping you make the best media decisions for your kids. Our extensive database of movie, DVD, TV show, book, music, app and game reviews are now at your fingertips.


Flowpaper Free

Flowpaper Free

Description: Flowpaper is an interactive drawing tool that lets you make beautiful flowing paintings using your finger-tip. Perfect for making a personal background for your device or for sharing with a friend. We hope you enjoy this trial version of Flowpaper!


3D Image Live Wallpaper

3D Image Live Wallpaper

Description: Increase the liveliness of your Android device with this moving parallax wallpaper. 3D depth effect works best with images with strong edges – i.e. not plain colours or smooth gradients.


Taskbar – Windows 8 Style

Taskbar - Windows 8 Style

Description: Taskbar – Window 8 style is a tool that mimics Window 8 Taskbar. It comes in handy when you want to launch apps, common settings or favorite contacts quickly.




Description: Play hundreds of thousands of trivia questions while watching over 20,000 movie trailers. Who was almost cast as the iconic Mrs. Robinson in The Graduate? How many films have Samuel L. Jackson and Quentin Tarantino worked on together? From The Wizard of Oz to The Matrix, Argo to Key Largo, there’s something here for everybody to enjoy.


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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  • uknowme

    Been using 3D image wallpaper for a couple of months now. It’s pretty cool. The dev of that app has a cool galaxy version too.

  • G

    Floating notifications, didn’t paranoid android create that?

  • HeadDoc

    I probably download at least three apps every time you guys run this type of article. “Thanks?”

    • donger

      same here.

  • Vipul
    • http://www.androidandme.com Steve Raycraft

      Thanks for the tip! This can be a very beneficial app.

  • Veeder

    Hi Steve, thanks for your review of Veeder back in Jan. I would like to kindly let you know that Veeder now has a fresh new transparent nav and status UI with cityscape, Weather,Trends and Readability support added :) Thanks again for your mention in ‘Fresh Meat’