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 this Thursday.
1. Despicable Me (Get it for your android) Free
Gru’s loyal, yellow, gibberish-speaking Minions are ready for their toughest challenge in Despicable Me: Minion Rush. Play as a Minion and compete with others in hilarious, fast-paced challenges in order to impress your boss, (former?) super-villain Gru! Jump, fly, dodge obstacles, collect bananas, be mischievous, and defeat villains to earn the title of Minion of the Year!
2. Jumpr (Get it for your android) Free
Jump on platforms, pull off awesome combos and contribute to science in the process!
Jumpr is a game developed by a student as part of a thesis for the studies of Digital Media. It’s used to conduct a study, the exact nature of which cannot be revealed (yet), because it would influence the results. By playing the game, you consent to participating in this study. But don’t worry, you don’t have to do much except play the game and optionally provide some feedback.
3. 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 with the new update, G Cloud 3.0 grants you web view access and many more new features. If you want to backup all your app&game settings just download the key for rooted from here!
4. Yarrly (Get it for your android) Free
Yarrly bills itself as a means of crafting “anonymous, remixable photos”, but that is essentially another way of saying meme creator. The idea is to take a photograph, then capture an image of your reaction to said photograph, before adding captions and sharing the end result via SMS or a social network. It’s little more than puerile fun, but there’s definitely a place for that in the world of mobile apps.
5. CallSnap (Get it for your android) Free
Sometimes, phone calls just come at inopportune times – like at a concert or in a noisy bar. In those situations, you could answer incoming calls with something a little quicker and more informative than a text or pushing to voice mail when you can’t talk with CallSnap.
6. WeMo (Get it for your android) Free
In the future, home automation is going to be common place. Our Android phones can already control our TV’s and unlock and start our cars, and now they can turn our lights on and off. Using Belkin’s WeMo line of Wifi enabled switches and receptacles and the corresponding smartphone app, you can sit in your comfortable chair and control appliances and lights around your house using your local home Wifi or cellular network.
7. Blindscape (Get it for your android) Free
Ever wondered what it would feel like living in a world of no sight and only sound, like let’s say a day in the shoes of a blind person? Well, there’s an app for that! A game actually that takes place entirely through sound, Blindscape is a piece of experimental storytelling. The narrative is told from the point of view of a man in an authoritarian society who wants to escape his life by ending it.
8. BOINC (Get it for your android) Free
Researchers at the University of Berkeley already use idle desktop computers connected to the Internet to help them with a number of different projects. BOINC does the same thing with your smartphone or tablet, using the idle computing power to help advance scientific research. You can choose which projects in which to participate, and the app only uses your device when it’s plugged in (to avoid running your battery) and connected to a Wi-Fi network.
9. Timetable (Get it for your android) Free
If you’re looking for an Android application which always reminds you about your class timing in school/college. You must try this application. No more coming in late or “the dog ate my homework” excuses needed.
10. Flava™ – Note/Journal (Get it for your android) Free
According to TheNextWeb this app is “a fun and quirky journaling app” Flava allows you to capture moments.The moments that will become precious treasures of your life. Flava is a private note/journal application with personal timeline to seize your life by moments.