The days fly by quickly, especially among busy bees like us here at Android Authority. Amidst the hustle and bustle of daily living, we stumble upon new gems for our Android phones and tablets, new and fresh apps with great potential for solving many of our daily lives’ problems great and small.
This third week of October, we share with you some of the new and fresh Android apps on the Google Play Store. In this post, find out more about an app forestimating how much you’d need spend if you lived in another place; scheduling sending of SMS messages; wiping your phone usage history and protecting your privacy; relaxing your brain by listening to [...]
Twitter is one of the most famous social networking and microblogging services in the world. Even though Twitter has its own official Android app, third-party developers have been making client apps for Twitter. Since such apps apps are usually limited, developers tend to add extra and interesting features to the apps. For example, some Twitter clients for Android allow sorting followers, adding filters, creating groups, or even to silencing (muting) some users without blocking or unfollowing them.
Recently, a newcomer to the Twitter client apps development scene has appeared in the form of Janetter, created by Jane, Inc. It also has versions for Windows and [...]
Ever wondered how it feels to race up and down a hill at full speed, feeling the air on your face, and landing on the ground in the most epic way? True daredevils and thrill-seekers will definitely be excited to do this stunt, but for ordinary people, being a spectator will just be enough.
But, who says you just have to be watching and not feel the thrill and excitement firsthand? With Hill Climb Racing, you get to be a stunt driver, not in real life, but with the use of your Android device.
Hill Climb Racing follows the story of an aspiring uphill racer, Newton Bill. This is a physics-based driving game where you help Newton drive up and down a hill [...]
Facebook is undoubtedly one of the most popular social networking sites. People post status updates, upload media, and share photos every second. It’s no small wonder that a lot of Android app developers are creating apps geared towards Facebook.
Talking about uploading photos, Twitter has a lot of third-party apps that allow you to attach photos to your tweets. However, these third-party apps have their own sites to upload your images to, such as Twitpic, TweetPhoto, Pikchur, Yfrog or Lockerz.
In contrast, Facebook has similar third-party apps, although most of those apps tend to create new albums on your Facebook profile and then upload the images into [...]
Ebooks are portable digital versions of printed books. Being digital in form, such books are easy to carry around in one’s tablet or smartphone. There are millions of ebooks on the Web, and there are also numerous ebook reader apps for Android.
One new ebook reader app that we find worth checking out is Fabrik, created by XDA Developers member eirikrwu. It is a simple eBook reader that supports Dropbox accounts. This means that you can store your ebooks in the cloud via Dropbox, and Fabrik lets you access and read them wherever you are for as long as you have Internet connection.
When connecting the app to your Dropbox account, you just need to choose [...]
The red mages aren’t quitting that easily. They have once again captured your little dragons and put them inside cages. In Snappy Dragons 2, you must set forth once again to save your little babies. This is the next chapter of the Snappy Dragons game. This time, you will travel to new worlds, use new dragon powers, and solve new puzzles to save your little dragons from the wrath of the red mages. If you loved the first Snappy Dragons game, then this new game is worth a try.
The main goal of the game is to exterminate all the red mages and, at the same time, save your little dragons. To pass every stage, you will need to clear all the red mages. Saving [...]
People often treat their Android smartphones as mini computers. With these devices, one can surf the Net, send email, watch movies, read a book, and much more without having to sit for hours in front of a computer. But, aside from being a mini computer, you can also use your phone as your toolbox.
The Google Play Store has a variety of apps that allows you to use some tools in your toolbox. Utilizing the hardware installed on your device, you can use your phone as a compass, protractor, ruler, flashlight, tape measure, and a lot more. One of those apps is the Slide Meter. This app replaces your tape measure and measures the length of any object by just [...]
When we hear the words “Art Attack” we don’t really think of it literally. Well, you’ll need to hold on to your ink and brushes because SUMIONI Demon Arts THD takes art to a whole other level.
A long time ago in Japan, a game of politics led to the exile of an Inkmaster and the thinning of the wall between this world and that of darkness. The Inkmaster, desperate to save the capital, gives up his life to summon a powerful demon. Unfortunately, the demon named Agura is less than interested, but with the Firebird and the Lion Inkgods by his side, he’ll have no other choice but to carry out the Inkmaster’s [...]
For many years, Earth has been prosperous and peaceful, until one unfortunate day when the Xenos landed on our fertile land. Hungry for our rich resources, the Xenos invaded our land. They burned cities and zapped humans with their bizarre weapons. They also spread radioactive waves, turning the dead into zombies and mutated lifeforms.
Cries of fear were heard at every corner of the world. Beyond the vast darkness, a single light of hope lies in the hand of the genius minds of Blowfish Studios Ltd. Together with the powerful technologies of NVIDIA, they have crafted the dropship “Salvation” that will ward off the alien invaders and rescue remaining [...]
Aliens, knights, zombies, celestial bodies, animals, jelly, goo — name it, there’s most likely an Android game either about it or involving it. Android game app developers don’t have a Pause button, you know, and they’re working hard to bring you the best and the most engaging games for your Android device.
Here are some of the really cool and awesome ones that we discovered during the first half of October. We thought you’d like them as much as we did. Some of them are free, others cost a small fee, but all worth the time you waste in playing them.
Go ahead, explore never-heard-of lands, and conquer obstacles in some of the best [...]