Android App Ratings & Reviews

Top 10 Android Apps of the Week – April 1, 2012

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Want a new Tattoo or need to check out a phone’s ESN? If so you’re in luck as this weeks Top 10 Android Apps list has a little something for everyone. Without further ado, here are our Top 10 Picks for the Best Android Apps of the week…

1. Tattoo Camera Demo

Tattoo Camera is a cool Android App from CyberBG that lets you see what designs will look like before they hit your skin. There are over 500 tattoo models that can be scaled, rotated, and edited to your heart’s content. There are a lot of different options and styles available and the app does exactly as advertised. Check back later in the week for a full write-up on Tattoo Camera, until then you can check out the demo for free or pickup the full version for $3.17.

2. TubeMate YouTube Downloader

TubeMate YouTube Downloader is the official YouTube downloader from The app allows you to quickly download your favorite videos, and has several other functions that make it stand out from other downloaders. There are 3 different versions of this available for some reason, and we are going to assume they’re all the same. The dev also says it won’t be in the market long (not sure why) so grab it while you can.

3. PocketESN

PocketESN is an Android app from Cunning Logic that works to help you check ESN’s on mobile phones. If you buy or sell “used” mobile devices you’ll know how bad it sucks to get stuck with a phone that’s got a bad ESN as it virtually renders it useless. This app promises to ease your fears in that area, and works with phones on CDMA networks. There’s a demo version you can check out, and the full version will only set you back $5.99.

4. Pianist HD -Tap Finger Piano

Pianist HD – Finger Tap Piano is a new Android app from Rubycell that lets you learn to play piano on your Android device. The piano has a slew of different settings to make learning easy and also lets you learn by listening to a preloaded selection of popular songs. The app works great and is great for kids or adults that want to learn to tickle the ivories. You can pick up Pianist HD – Finger Tap Piano for free on Google Play.

5. Buddycon Plus!

Buddycon Plus! is a new Android app from WePLLI that makes messaging fun as it allows you to create wacky avatars of your friends and contacts. You get to deck the avatars out anyway you like and you can use them in several intuitive ways on your Android device. You can pick up Buddycon Plus! for free on Google Play.

6.doubleTwist Alarm Clock

The doubleTwist Alarm Clock is a super-slick alarm clock from doubleTwist that can wake you in a variety of ways. The clock has multiple alarms, looks, and lets you choose from preloaded sounds or your own. The features and look of the alarm clock makes it stand out from the rest of the pack and it can be yours for only $0.99 cents.

7. FACEinHOLE Free

FACEinHOLE is an Android app from Lisbon Labs that will lets you pop you or your friends faces into a variety of holes just like at the fair or carnivals. You can be a strongman, mermaid, baby, and about anything else you can think of as the app has a ton of different scenarios. FACEinHOLE is a fun little photo app that’s definitely worth a look if you enjoy making funny photos.

8. Shwing

If you’re not sure where to take your date or where you should eat while you’re on the go an app called Shwing may be able to help. Shwing is a one-stop-shop of information about what’s hot & happening all around you. You can find things to do, and get rewarded for doing them as well. If you want to check it out you can pick up Shwing for free on Google Play.

9. Android Speed Booster

Android Speed Booster is a new Android app from Silver Spark Studios that can speed your phone up by 100%!! That’s what they claim and while we haven’t tried out it for ourselves, it’s gotten great reviews and currently has a 4.6 average. If you want to increase your phones performance the Android Speed Booster seems to be a great way to do it. You can check it out on Google Play for the low price of free!

10. Vampire Me!

Vampires… nowadays you can’t turn around without a new vampire movie or book smacking you in the face so it’s only natural there would be an app like Vampire Me! from Tamas++. Vampire Me! adds fangs and vampire eyes to your photos along with a few other features to make you look a little more like the undead. If Vampires are your thing you may want to give this a shot, you can pick up Vampire Me! for free on Google Play.

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