Welcome back to the regular series aimed at helping Android users get more from their devices. If you’re looking for some new apps or games check out we have a handful of popular new titles to get you started. What you’ll find below are some of the hottest trending apps of the last seven days. We’re certain you will find something fun to play with this weekend. Let’s get to it!
Play Store Description: Taco Bell® Mobile Ordering is Here.
Customize. Order. Pay. All from the new app. Now you can easily select a local Taco Bell, customize your favorite items and pay for your order. No need to select a pick-up time. We make your food when you arrive because just-prepared food is the best. Then skip the in-store line like you own the place. Plus, reordering your favorites is as easy as a twist of the wrist.
We say: Taco Bell seems to think you don’t get your food fast enough. So, they’ve released this app in the Play Store to help expedite the process. You can now order and pay before you even arrive, and then skip the line, get your food, and leave. People seem to like it, as it already has over 10,000 downloads and 4.6 stars.
Play Store Description: djay transforms your Android device into a full–featured DJ system. Seamlessly integrated with Spotify and all the music on your device, djay gives you direct access to mix your favorite songs and playlists instantly. You can perform live, record mixes on–the–go, or enable Automix mode to let djay create a seamless mix for you automatically. Whether you are a professional DJ or a beginner who just loves to play with music, djay offers you the most intuitive yet powerful DJ experience on an Android device.
We say: The popular app from Mac and iOS has finally come over to Android. With Spotify integration, this app allows you to become a DJ without all of the fancy equipment. It will cost you $2.99, but from what I gather its well worth your money. Check out the widget below to download.
Effortlessly track your activity:
• Just carry your phone and get access to your walking, running and cycling activity.
Reach your fitness goals:
• Set goals based on either duration or steps and see your progress throughout the day.
• Receive performance-based recommendations for activity goals.
A comprehensive view of your fitness:
• Connect third party devices and apps to Fit and we’ll show you all of your fitness data in one place.
• Compatible with all Android Wear devices.
• Also access Google Fit on the web at http://www.google.com/fit and on your tablet.
We say: Google has had a busy month, between announcing the biggest update to Android yet, Android Lollipop, a new round of Nexus devices, and then last week releasing Inbox. Now, they’ve released the long-awaited Google Fit that they announced back at Google I/O. Google Fit works with your other fitness apps to compile all your health information into one place for you to analyze. It works with your phone and your Android Wear, along with other devices. Already has over 100,000 downloads with a 4.2 stars. Check out Google’s latest offering.
Play Store Description: Discover the most talked-about music from blogs around the world. This is Hype Machine in your pocket.
Every day, thousands of people around the world write about music they love — and it all ends up on Hype Machine. We watch for new posts on over 800 of the most interesting blogs and make it easy to follow this chaotic world.
We say: Some times it’s hard to find new music. There are tons of music apps that help with music discovery, but they all rely on similar sounds and people’s opinions that you don’t see. Hype Machine looks to solve this by compiling information from hundreds of popular music blogs, and tell you what the new music is and what it’s like. It allows you to know what people think exactly, and saves you hours searching on the internet and through blogs. Check it out.
Play Store Description: The Wolf Among Us is a five-part (Episodes 2-5 can be purchased in-app) from the creators of The Walking Dead, winner of over 90 Game of the Year awards. Fairytale characters are being murdered in this hard-boiled, violent and mature thriller based on the award-winning Fables comic book series (DC Comics/Vertigo) by Bill Willingham. As Bigby Wolf – THE big bad wolf – you will discover that a brutal, bloody murder is just a taste of things to come in a game series where your every decision can have enormous consequences.
We say: The Wolf Among Us has done fairly well with its video game on Xbox and PlayStation, and has been a popular comic book series. Now, they’ve released a new mobile game that seems to look pretty good. It has 4.5 stars, so it must be good. Check it out for yourselves.