App Weekender: 35 new apps you should try this weekend
Jun 8, 2013 10:41 AM –
Check out 35 brand spanking new apps in the App Weekender! We’ve got Google’s new swiping keyboard, apps for learning new languages, games that topped iPhone/iPad charts now on Android and a security app that helped police catch a thief! We still have not reviewed them but they look enticing enough to download… let us know what you think of the new apps in the comments. There’s easy one click links below to download in Google Play. Enjoy! 😉
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(New App) Google Keyboard - Tap, slide & voice type plus next word prediction
Many folks asked us what keyboard did we used in this video and it was the stock keyboard from Android. Google Keyboard is now a standalone app that has just been released in the Play store. Innovation in this category has been heating up with other top apps like Swype finally coming to Google Play and SwiftKey. With it you can Gesture Type (slide to alphabets to make words- and with its advanced word recognition feature just let go in your stride to complete the word), Voice Type, and next-word prediction.
Duolingo: Learn Languages Free
Duolingo is changing the way people learn languages. It’s free, for real. No fees, no ads, no gimmicks. A college-quality education without the price tag. It’s fun. Lose hearts for answering incorrectly, advance by completing bite-sized lessons, and track your progress with shiny achievements. It’s constantly improving. We bust out the lab coats regularly and measure how well you learn on Duolingo. Your learning experience only gets better over time. If you want to learn Spanish, French, German, Portuguese, Italian, or English, the fast, fun, and free way, there’s no better choice than Duolingo.
ArtFlow - Sketch, Paint, Draw
Convert your tablet into digital sketchbook with more than 50 brushes, smudge, file and eraser tool. This fast and intuitive paint application will unlock full power of your imagination. With support for pressure sensitive pens (like Samsung’s SPen) you device will be changed into real canvas. Important : this is free application with advanced features requiring pro license in-app purchase.
Yandex.Shell is a home launcher, address book and dialer. It only takes a second to customise the various screens, while the interface automatically sorts your apps and widgets. Simply use the 3D carousel to switch between screens. You can place all your most frequently used widgets on the same screen to keep up-to-date with all the latest local news, weather and traffic.
Business Tasks Beta
Business Tasks Beta is a complete tasks organizer that is synchronizing with Google Tasks and Toodledo! It currently is in the test period and still may contain some bugs. If you encounter any problems or have new feature requests please write us an email to firstname.lastname@example.org ! When the test period is over the app also will work as an add-on for our application Business Calendar so that all tasks can be viewed
ZenDay To-do and Calendar
ZenDay (formerly Zime) To-do and Calendar is a beautiful and innovative calendar and to-do app that is a practical, elegant and original way to manage your productivity. The key feature of the app is its user interface- a crisp 3D wheel of dates that allows you to conceptualize your week in a new way. You can also add events and tasks in addition to easily skipping forward and backwards. If your Google Calendar feels a little boring, ZenDay might just be the remedy. Price: Free
Pixall — integrate all your own photos on the social network! 50% OFF for the limited time! No need to open each social app to view you or your friends photos any more! Pixall integrate the local camera roll, Facebook, Flickr, Twitter , Tumblr , Instagram, and also could viewing the photos near your current location!
PhotoSkin - Photo Editor
PhotoSkin – The first photo editor offering layers features & rendering technology for Android. PhotoSkin is a powerful, simple and integral photo editor for Android. It’s the mobile photo editor for the future. Until now, photo editors have been underpowered, costly and useless – PhotoSkin hopes to change this with dozens of great editing options such as VFX and HDR effects, this is the first time that so much creative power
Dashlane Password Manager
?PC Mag Editor’s Choice ?Popular Science Best of What’s New 2012 ?Inc.com Best for Passwords and Checkout Dashlane is a free password manager and secure digital wallet for your Android phone and tablet, and all other desktop and mobile devices. Keep track of your passwords easily and securely, and have them accessible to you wherever you go. Auto-login on any website, and generate strong, unique passwords as you browse.
GotYa! Anti-Theft Protection
?TOP 50 TOOLS APP ? TOP RATED SECURITY APP ON GOOGLE PLAY ? FEATURED ON FOX NEWS AND DAILY MAIL GotYa! is the #1 security app to protect your device (anti-theft protection) and your loved ones Want to know who stole your device? Want to make you and your loved ones safer? Want to find where you left your device? Want to know if your husband is using your device? Yes, GotYa! is your choice to find and protect your device!
Welcome to newscover! The news discovery app that quietly learns your interests as you read. newscover automatically personalizes and filters the news content and sources you are most likely to read. The reading experience adapts to the moment of use. newscover allows you to choose how to access its over 2500 sources, the most popular or the most recent. All articles are organized by sections: news, technology, business, sports, etc.
Angie for AngelList
(You need to have an AngelList account to use Angie. You can get one free.) Angie is the first mobile AngelList app to fully support messaging. It’s packed with useful features to help you get the most out of AngelList. 1. Newsfeed Convenient delivery of the latest news to your mobile. Anywhere, anytime – the moment it happens. 2. Contact List Connect to investors/founders you meet easier.
Start your computer remotely, and run applications on it no matter where you are! Did you just get home from work, sit down on the couch to watch some TV, and realize that your media server is not on? Is your media server powered on, but XMBC or PS3MediaServer is not running? Did you leave your house and realize that you forgot to shut your computer down? No matter what the scenario, this is the application for you!
Practice for your exams or to improve your music theory! Now includes the option to transpose for instruments in different keys. With Scales Practice you can pick a scale and show all of its notes. You then press play to check how the scale sounds or play along with your instrument to check your pitch and help your music practice. You can also save Playlists of chosen scales to play through one by one or get the app to pick…
Car GPS & Mileage Tracker,Log
??? GPS app for tracking vehicle trips & mileage with automatic sync to web ? great app for reporting, auditing or tax claims ? share trips and allow others to see your whereabouts in real-time VEHICLE TRIP LOG This android GPS tracking app automatically logs your location while you drive and then generates detailed driving log with: odometer start/end readings, mileage total, speed stats, start/end addresses, vehicle used,
SendHub: Free Business Phone
Get a free business phone. Instantly. ? 100% Ad free ? Android 4.0 (ICS) and higher ONLY ? US and Canada ONLY ? ? Top 100 Free Business App ? “SendHub is a perfect option for businesses” Appstorm*, 8/10 “A big plus for many businesses” – TechCrunch* “Highly recommend using SendHub if you’re a business” The iPhone App Review*, 4/5 Features: ? Free Business Phone Number in any Area Code
Canoodle - Date by Interests
Canoodle – where people meet and share everything to do with their interests! Find new friends, meet new people, and do the things you like together! WHAT IS IT ALL ABOUT? Canoodle is a new type of social dating service that helps you meet up and connect with new people, make friends and find matches based on a shared interest in your favourite topics, activities and places which suit your lifestyles and hobbies.
Friends, Fun, Free - qeep
***Top 5 app on Appia*** – Qeep is the best place to meet cool new people, chat with friends, and flirt and get flirted with! Millions of hot girls and guys are waiting for you. Browse online profiles and photoblogs, share your own photos, and make friends right around the world. Dive into exclusive games like FriendZoo and Darkville, or challenge your friends to a quick online match of Crazy8s, Tic Tac Toe or Battleships.
qeep Games Pack
Play. Meet. Chat – Qeep combines classic games and must-play new faves in one amazing free pack. Take on the world and make new friends. Enjoy Tic Tac Toe, Crazy Eights, vampire quest Darkville, Battleships and loads more. Game on! Whether you’re after a quick five-minute blast or an absorbing adventure, qeep Games Pack has it all. We’ve got all your favourite classics, so you can pick up and play the world at any time:
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. With the free application, you have access to the first 6 tests.
Quick Money Recorder
The easiest personal finance app ever made! Record your expense on only in 2 seconds! **An App over 500,000 Downloads in App Store, Now available for Google Play** ***** Great APP! Great concept! ***** This app is amazing!! ***** App is very useful to record daily expenses. I like it. I record my expense in several seconds wherever I am. Smart and nice interface. ***** So Helpful!
Featured on XDA Homepage: http://www.xda-developers.com/android/side-swiping-multitasking-with-kakudo/ ????? “Just the app I was looking for as I got used to the feature in Windows 8 and on the iPad” – User ????? “Out of all the sidebar apps I’ve tried this is the best in terms of ease of use” – User WHAT IT DOES: Kakudo allows users to switch between apps faster by just swiping.
Over 4 Million fans love GetGlue: Your app for TV, movies & sports. Discover what to watch on TV, on Streaming & in Theaters with your personalized guide. Interact with friends and fans while watching. Get show clips, pictures, re-caps in your feed. Featured in: MacWorld, Engadget, Mashable, TechCrunch, Wired, Fast Company and more!
Legacy Glow ADW/Go/ Smart/Apex
**FIRST WEEKEND SALE, WILL BE 1.99 ON TUESDAY THE 11TH OF JUNE** Works with: ADW/Go/ Smart/Apex/Nova/LauncherPro/Atom/Holo and more! This is a futuristic, black and white neon glowing launcher theme influenced by the Disney Tron films. You’ll feel like you’re on the grid! This theme is absolutely one of a kind and has tons of options and features. ???FEATURES??? ?Over 1,000 96×96 XHDPI icons ?Full Go Launcher theme with 3 docks…
Finger ShortCuts App
There is nothing better than having a good shortcut system that allows us to use our Android device in the fastest and easiest way. Such systems typically consist of launchers, through which significantly improves user experience. The use of these launchers is based on our pc desk, trying to simulate its behaviour and even improving it. Using this simple app you can elevate to absolute limits the use and customization…
Aapi SMS Scheduler
“Aapi-SMS Scheduling App”. Simple yet useful application for sending SMS for Birthday, Anniversary, Daily quotes, Daily Jokes, Task planning,Reminders. Schedule today and Text it later, Send daily messages from group of messages. Send early reminders before event date. SMS Scheduler, Event Scheduler, Auto Text, Text it later, To make it more simple you also have various SMS templates.
Actual Movie Trailers
Don’t ever waste time by searching for newest trailers from different sources, we can do that for you. Watch trailers on you android smartphone or tablet wherever you have internet access. In bed, lying on a couch, on the way to work or during lunch. The app has very simple gallery-like interface. No need for browsing different screens with info you don’t even need. You are always just two taps away from watching a trailer.
FlatCalc Plus is a simple, clean and beautiful Holo themed calculator that works exactly like a calculator should. It includes all of the standard functions you’d expect in a scientific calculator plus many others for good measure. Plus features: * Choose your own Holo color theme! (accessible from settings menu) * An entire extra page of functions (including memory add and recall, probability functions,
Diabetes can be a scary but manageable disease. Let Diabetes Journal helps you by making it easy to track things like Glucose levels, Blood Pressure, HbA1c, and more! With it’s elegant, easy to use interface, you’ll be able to quickly enter and view your information. Features include: – multiple profiles (lets you track details for more than 1 person) – Calendar to view all of your entries for a specific day
Vine launches on Android - make six second GIF-like videos & share
For only being in the iPhone exclusive club- Twitter owned social video sharing app called Vine launches today in Google Play. Plus it has a feature exclusive to Droids… zooming. The network works essentially like Twitter so you can login with that account, find & follow friends, see what’s trending, and of course make your own Vines- which are six second video clips similar to GIFs you easily collage and upload. Have newer version of Android on your phone or tab? Well… join the club by tapping the Install button above!
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Ticket to Ride - a cross country train adventure now available on Google Play
Ticket to Ride started as a physical board game and it’s popularity was lured to iPads now it’s available for Android in the Google Play store for $6.99. In the game you ride across the US, score points for claiming routes along the map with colored trains. Then connect cities listed on ‘Destination Tickets’. Building the longest train route and collect the most points to win. Download the game by clicking the Install button above and check out the how to play tutorial video below!
Inspired in one of the best word apps for the iPhone – LetterPress. Word Dare is the best game to challenge your facebook friends! You can now challenge your friends on iPhone! https://itunes.apple.com/pt/app/word-dare-free/id622976528 Select different letters and create the biggest word possible, show who is the best speller and share it with everyone! Here you can: ? Play with your facebook friends ? Play with random people
Dawn of the Dragons
The top RPG from Kongregate, Facebook, and Armor Games is now available on Android! An evil army has invaded the Kingdom of West Kruna, and the people cry out for a hero. Though you are but a simple farmhand, perhaps you are the champion who can save the land from disaster. Do you have what it takes to defeat creatures of legend like Dragons, Monsters, Werewolves and Giants? Download Now and find out!
Partner up with a drawing buddy and experience the colourful fun of Everyone Draw! Turn-based drawing & guessing allows fun gameplay at your own pace and with multiple friends. Partners pick a word to draw and if guessed correctly share gems to spend in the shop. Save up gems and expand the game by purchasing more colour and word packs, or jokers to help with the guessing! Connect with Facebook and join your friends
World Series of Poker
“The Most Authentic Poker Game on Google Play.” (Ty Stewart, Vice President & Executive Director of the WSOP) WORLD SERIES OF POKER raises the stakes as the hands-down best FREE poker experience on Android! **Guest Mode is here! Play anonymously – or log in with Facebook (now featuring additional privacy options).** GO ALL-IN WITH A FULL HOUSE OF FEATURES: . GET THE OFFICIAL WORLD SERIES OF POKER EXPERIENCE
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