Nov 06 AT 3:25 PM Steve Raycraft 1 Comment

Fresh Meat: 10 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. Our weekly column Fresh Meat highlights new apps with less than 100k installs. Browse our new Android app picks below and let us know which ones you enjoy.

Call of Duty®

 Call of Duty Companion

Description: The Call of Duty® app provides a new mobile experience designed to work hand-in-hand with Call of Duty®: Ghosts and provides several personalized features during and beyond your play sessions.




Description: Helpouts connects people who need help with people who can give help over live video. Download the Helpouts app today to get help across multiple topics with your mobile device anytime, anywhere.


ESPN Fantasy Basketball

ESPN Fantasy Basketball

Description: With the ESPN Fantasy Basketball app, you can manage multiple teams and leagues, follow your matchups in real-time, add/drop/trade players and make last-second line-up changes from wherever you are. You’ll be one tap away from your teams and leagues and one step ahead of your friends.


BlizzCon 2013 Guide

BlizzCon 2013

Description: The BlizzCon 2013 Guide mobile app, available now for Androidâ„¢, is a fast and easy way to help you make the most of your BlizzCon experience. With it you can fully plan your day. Review the details of the official events taking place at BlizzCon and add them to your calendar. Then sort your events by day, time, game series and more.


Chipotle Mobile Ordering


Description: With the Chipotle Mobile Ordering app on your Android device, ordering a carnitas burrito with extra guac and no lettuce is as simple as touch, pick and pay. No wandering the streets. No sitting in front of a computer required. Just grab your phone, place your order, pay with credit or gift card and pick it up at the Chipotle nearest you.




Description: From basic arithmetic to trigonometry, this calculator offers all the features you need in everyday life and much more. Nevertheless, it takes advantage of the possibilities your smartphone offers to make the usage particularly easy and fast.


Band of the Day

Band of the Day

Description:  Band of the Day delivers fresh music daily by revealing just one new artist a day, every single day. Love staying in the loop with the best new music, but don’t have the time to do so? We’ve got you covered. Think of us as your go-to music geek friend who always knows the hottest new bands before anyone else.




Description: Keep track of all your favourite TV shows with TVTrac! Mark which shows, seasons and episodes you have watched.


Beyond the Whiteboard

Beyond the Whiteboard

Description: This is the Official App for members of the Beyond The Whiteboard (BTWB) website, which is the world’s largest CrossFit Log with over 6 million workout results. Post results for every CrossFit workout and create your own. Track body fat, benchmarks and more. See where you rank among other CrossFitters and view site-wide results for every workout.


Retale – Weekly Ads & Deals


Description:  Retale enhances your shopping experience by making it easier than ever to find great deals and in-store promotions at some of America’s largest retailers, such as Target, Kohl’s, Ace, Toys-R-Us, Guitar Center, Anna’s Linens, Safeway, Pet Supplies Plus, Family Dollar and Menards. And we’re constantly adding new retailers to our network!


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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  • donger

    Nice. Time to order me a burrito.