Every week we cover new Android apps with Fresh Meat on Wednesday, followed by Android Gaming on Thursday and Top 10 app updates on Friday. On Mondays we look back to see which ones were the most crowd-pleasing among our audience. Read on for the 10 most popular Android apps among your peers from last week.
1. True Launcher
App info: True Launcher is a new launcher that focuses on organization and organizes your apps by the category instead of alphabetically.
2. CyanogenMod Installer
App info: This installer aids in installing the popular CyanogenMod available for select devices. Note: This app does require a PC and USB cable. OSX support is currently in development.
3. Google Search
App info: One of the fastest ways to search the web or device for data you are looking to retrieve.
4. Google Keyboard
App info: This keyboard adds Emoji support for those of you running Android 4.4 KitKat. Google Keyboard also provides you Voice Typing and Gesture Swipe features.
5. Google Opinion Rewards
App info: By taking surveys, you can add money to your Google Play account for future purchases. The amount of money you receive for the survey varies, but free money added to your Google account never hurts!
6. Call of Duty®
App info: Many new games such as Call of Duty®: Ghosts are releasing companion apps that add additional features and modes to enhance your gaming experience.
7. Q4 Keyboard
App info: Q4 Keyboard introduces a unique floating color QWERTY keyboard that can be reduced to 4 keys for increased typing performance. Q4 predicts what you want to type and will learn how YOU type to develop your personal dictionary.
App info: A holo-style calculator that gives you basic and advanced math features. Additional features include shake to clear data and swipe to delete historical entries.
9. Grand Theft Auto: iFruit
App info: Use this to stay informed about what’s going on in GTA V. You can also customize your car using the iFruit app.
10. Camera Awesome
App info: SmugMug’s popular iOS app comes to Android. Camera Awesome lets you fine tune your photos to give you professional quality pictures on your device.
Note: To ensure apps receive a fair chance to make the list, we will retire any app that has made the list for 3 consecutive weeks and will place it in our Android and Me App Hall of Fame. We will post this Hall of Fame list in a dedicated series.