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.
Description: Luna Launcher is designed by a father for kids. It’s a powerful parental control tool for Android. Kids are using smartphone to learn and play at younger ages then ever before. Some of them are very susceptible to developing an addiction to their smartphones and/or social media.
Description: CobbleCord (www.cobblecord.com) is the first of its kind — a free website and App that will help you cobble together your perfect combination of online streaming video services. CobbleCord holds your hand through the sometimes daunting process of cord-cutting – a.k.a. cancelling your expensive cable package filled with unwanted channels.
Description: The official app for Uptime Robot which is a free uptime monitoring service that supports multiple monitoring types (HTTP, keyword, ping and port). It can notify you once a monitor is down via e-mail, SMS, Twitter, Slack, HipChat, push and more.
Description: Flychat offers a revolutionary way to read messages of your favourite messengers. It overlays every other app and you can reply from anywhere you want.
Description: DraftMaster is a new, phone-first take on fantasy football that delivers the best parts of daily and season-long fantasy, without the headaches. The gameplay is simple: draft your weekly lineup, compete against your friends, select your keepers, and repeat!
Description: Stash is an intelligent bookmarking tool that will automatically analyze and organize links that you save, allowing you to find them when you need them.
Disney Story Central
Description: Dive into hundreds of Disney adventures, starring all of your favorite characters with Disney Story Central! Everyone in the family can build their own collection of stories, themed with the characters they love and get personal recommendations selected just for them!
Description: Instantly reach the people in your life for free with Messenger Lite. This lightweight version of Messenger is faster, uses less data and works in all network conditions.
Description: Sprayscape is a quick hack using the phone’s gyroscope to take pictures on the inside of a 360-degree sphere. Just point your phone and tap the screen to spray faces, places, or anything else onto your canvas.
Tandem: Language Exchange
Description: The best way to learn languages is to practice speaking as much as you can. Tandem makes language exchange easy. With our language learning app you can practice talking with native speakers who can help you learn and get fluent in no time. With more than 3m users already, become part of a buzzing language learning community.