We know how hectic it can get to try to spot the best out of the latest flood of Android Apps,therefore, we attempt to bring you la crème de la crème each week, and here is our selection for the last Thursday in May. This week we’re making you get in touch with your artistic sides; from music, origami, guitar and even college-worthy language education. Don’t worry though, it’s not all artsy; there are also other apps that will surely entice you.
1. Duolingo (Get it for your android) Free
Learn Spanish, French, German, Portuguese, Italian, and English. 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.
2. NodeBeat (Get it for your android) Free
Make music with NodeBeat, the intuitive and fun visual music app for all ages. Whether you’re 2 or 92, NodeBeat will make you sound like a pro. Create your own music in a matter of minutes or listen to NodeBeat generate its own. Easily record and share your creations with your friends.
3. Tapatalk 4 (Get it for your android) Free
Celebrating their 4 years anniversary – This is the public beta release of Tapatalk 4. Discover great internet communities or stay connected with your favourites community on-the-go with this award-winning mobile app. Tapatalk is the only mobile app combing over 50,000+ internet communities with a streamlined mobile experience, allowing you to share and follow thoughts, photos, opinions to all your communities within a single mobile app.
4. G Cloud backup (Get it for your android) Free
Phones get lost, stolen and misplaced every single day. In this hectic life we’re leading, it’s hard to remember where you placed your keys, so having a backup plan is always a must! With G Cloud installed, one can rest assured that all the precious contacts and data can never be lost. You can get up to 8GB of free storage, and if you want to backup all your app&game settings just download the key for rooted from here!
5. How to make Origami (Get it for your android) Free
Remember making paper airplanes at school? And remember how someone, instead of an airplane, made a flower, a jumping frog, or a parrot? That was like magic. And they only had their two hands and a plain piece of paper. How did they do it? They’ll show you how. The “How to Make Origami” app is simple and easy to use. Follow the step-by-step instructions and watch the 3D animation carefully. And don’t worry, you’d have to try really hard to get confused.
6. Jamstar Acoustics (Get it for your android) Free
Learn to play the guitar with Jamstar Acoustics…It’s fun, fast, and free! Jamstar Acoustics comes with over 100 exciting lessons including basics, soloing, chords, scales, rock riffs and much more! Plus, learn songs from the biggest names in rock including Led Zeppelin, Green Day, Evanescence and R.E.M. (to name just a few).
7. ArtFlow (Get it for your android) Free
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.
8. Wink! (Get it for your android) Free
Wink is a fun and private photo chat. Everything you love about Snapchat and Instagram in one app. Say Hello to Friends with a Photo! You don’t need to add your friends like on Snapchat, Kik, Line, or MessageMe. Start a photo chat with any of your contacts. You can immediately message any of your phone contacts.
9. Buycott (Get it for your android) Free
Buycott helps you organize your everyday consumer spending to support causes you care about. Join a campaign to help a cause you care about and commit to actively supporting the companies on your side of the issue, while avoiding those that oppose your position. Lookup the ownership structure of any product and trace it all the way back to its parent company with their interactive family tree diagram.
10. Boxfish (Get it for your android) Free
Boxfish Live Guide – the new TV guide. See what’s happening live across your favorite channels. Find what’s trending on TV right now with live feeds from every word spoken on TV. Use their unique ‘live windows’ to keep track of what is happening on all of your favorite channels and shows, all in real time.