Helpful Android Apps for
Cross Cultural Outreach
Prayer & Spiritual Life ...............................................................................................................................5
File/Media Management & Sharing..........................................................................................................7
Social Media & Messaging ......................................................................................................................12
File/Media Viewing & Downloading .......................................................................................................15
Audio Media Production & Distribution .................................................................................................16
Visual Media Production & Distribution.................................................................................................19
Utilities/Tool Replacement .....................................................................................................................26
With special thanks to Brian James of the Mobile Ministry Forum for his assistance in identifying
and writing up details on a number of the apps
5Fish (free) 5Fish provides access to 10,000 recordings of Christian
messages in 6,000 languages and dialects. The app allows you to search for your
own language or a language spoken near you. Download recorded messages for
free, play, and share them with friends. Messages include Bible stories, basic Bible
teaching, scripture, Christian songs, testimonies, and other materials. These
recordings have been produced by Global Recordings Network (GRN) and other
Christian ministries. The content available on 5Fish is in MP3 audio format. Some
content is audio-visual, displaying Bible pictures during playback. Links to
YouTube videos are provided where available. (mobile web version)
C2C Story (free) Visual aid & training tool for presenting the Gospel story
from Creation to Christ's death & resurrection according to the Bible. To be used
while verbally sharing the story. More information can be found on the website --
Children’s Bible (free) Children's Bible is a collection of app that contains
comic books on the Bible. Now you can download a different FREE COMIC BOOK
every week or buy all the comic books
God Tools (free) Looking for an easy way to share the gospel with those
around you? The perfect complement to your favorite Bible app, God Tools puts
some of the most effective and widely used evangelistic tools of all time on your
Android device! Included in the app are four booklets created by Cru (formerly
Campus Crusade for Christ), one of the largest Christian missions organizations in
1) Would You Like to Know God Personally? (target audience: general/college
2) Connecting With God (target audience: high schoolers/teenagers)
3) The Four Spiritual Laws (target audience: general)
4) Satisfied? (target audience: general)
Hannah (free) Project Hannah is a ministry of TWR, offering compassion,
encouragement and hope to suffering women worldwide through prayer,
awareness and radio programming. Using the Project Hannah app, you will be
able to listen to up-to-date radio programming that discusses topics that affect
women all around the world. You can browse by topic, read transcripts, bookmark
your favorite programs and share with others.
JesusFilmMedia (free) This fantastic app puts the entire Jesus Film library,
including the Magdalena film and other media, in all available languages on your
mobile device. Most videos are available both in full and as brief clips (typically 2-
5 minutes), which are ideal for sharing about a particular story or topic in the
midst of a conversation. You can view the films via streaming video or download
them for offline use.
Joshua Project Languages (free) JP Languages provides links to thousands
of online Christian resources in nearly every language in the world. This app also
displays which languages are spoken in which countries
Kolo Africa (free) The Kolo Africa App brings the Word of God alive in
Audio and Video, in 500 African languages! Online or Offline, hear, see and read
the word of God in your own African heart language.
New World Gospel Presentation (free) The New World Gospel
Presentation app, created by InterVarsity Christian Fellowship/USA, is a creative
way to share the gospel right from your smartphone or tablet. Based on material
from “True Story” by James Choung, this free app helps you illustrate the main
points of the gospel message by drawing four “worlds” on your screen. Suggested
dialogue and Scripture references are included for each world to help you explain
the gospel as you draw.
The Way (free) Muslims and Christians have many questions about what
is the true way to Paradise. Islam and Christianity provide different answers to
these questions. What do Muhammad and Jesus teach us? This app will provide
answers from the Koran and Gospel.
yesHeis (free) If you’re looking for a way to share the gospel message in
an effective way, direct from your phone, then yesHEis is for you. The yesHEis app
takes the difficulty out of finding shareable Christian media that will present the
message of Jesus to your Facebook wall, Twitter account or any other social
network. Download to your phone to make sure sharing Jesus is part of your
everyday mobile experience. Its free, it’s easy and there is nothing stopping you
from having this great resource at your fingertips to help you share the message
of Jesus with your world.
Bible (free) LifeChurch.tv's Bible (known more commonly as
"YouVersion"), my favorite app of all, was one of the very first apps offered when
the iTunes app store was launched, and it remains among the all-time most
popular apps on all platforms. Completely free, it provides the Bible in hundreds
of languages and translations, with more being added regularly. Many even
include audio. Copyright agreements allow some versions to be downloaded for
offline use; others require a data connection (cellular or Wi-Fi). A huge variety of
reading plans, some with devotional material, are available (YouVersion will even
help you create your own) with the option to be reminded when you fall behind
on your reading. Among the many other features are the ability to highlight and
make notes (which will sync across your devices) and share verses on Twitter and
Bible.is (free) Developed by Faith Comes By Hearing, this app allows you
to read, listen to, and see (clips from the Jesus Film are included) the Bible. The
app is localized for many languages including Arabic,Indonesian, Javanese,
Portugese, Spanish, Thai, and others, and it boasts "more languages and Bible
translations than any other Bible App." There's even a Deaf Bible based on ASL.
Bible Study (free) The Olive Tree Bible Study App has been designed for
deeper Bible study, join over 4 million users on “The Bible Study App.” Learn from
great scholars through thousands of resources including commentaries, maps,
and dictionaries all available off-line. If you like to highlight Bible verses, take
notes, bookmark passages and have everything sync to all your devices, then this
is your Bible Study App. Now comes with the free ESV and KJV Bibles
BrowserBible (free) This multi-platform webapp is a full-fledged multi-language
Bible software program that runs in mobile and desktop browsers. Intended to
run off an SD chip in closed countries.
Prayer & Spiritual Life
Billy Graham Evangelistic Association (free) Download this free app to
get a new Billy Graham Devotion every day in an easy-to-read, mobile-friendly
format. Watch and share some of our most-requested videos including our
monthly TV specials and classic Billy Graham sermons. Listen to our latest radio
programs including the weekly Hour of Decision featuring inspiring messages from
Billy Graham and Franklin Graham - plus classic crusades and a live stream of
106.9 The Light. You’ll get the Bible in mobile-friendly reading and listen-aloud
audio formats with a customized reading plan to bring God's word alive in your
daily life. The app also has spiritual help and evangelism tools to help you share
Christ with others.
Fighter Verses ($2.99) The Fighter Verses Bible memory system was
created to help believers persevere in the fight of faith by arming them with God's
Word. Designed for children through adults, this system allows individuals,
groups, or entire churches to memorize and review at their own pace.
PrayBuzz (free) This is essentially a private prayer journal with social
networking characteristics. It allows you define multiple networks (e.g. self,
family, team, supporters, etc.) and then choose which of these networks you
want to share individual prayer requests with. For maximum benefit, of course,
those in your network will need to also be using PrayBuzz in order to see your
requests, and to share their requests with you. However, even as personal prayer
journal without the use of the social features, it is a good app. You can also
indicate prayers as being answered, which I appreciate as it promotes are giving
thanks to God for how we see Him working. I also appreciate that it has a
website, as well, so even those without a smartphone can use PrayBuzz.
Solid Joys (free): This devotional app from John Piper and Desiring God
features substantive daily readings to feed your joy in Jesus. Features include the
ability to share devotionals via social media, daily reminders, star devotionals to
add to your favorites list, day/night reading modes, and the ability to change the
font size. A great app if you're a Piper fan.
Unreached of the Day (free) The Unreached People of the Day app
presents a photo, map, basic statistics, profile text and prayer items for a
different unreached people group each day. Browse by country, people name or
date. Expand your vision and passion for unreached peoples. Develop a heart to
take the Good News of Jesus Christ to some of the least-reached peoples in the
Aldiko (free) Aldiko is a highly popular eBook app that allows you to both
shop for and read eBooks in ePub, PDF, and encrypted Adobe DRM formatted
books, as well as check out books from local libraries. iBooks takes care of this
need for iOS devices, but for Android users, this is a helpful app for reading non-
Kindle formatted (.mobi) books. It also has a localized interface for several
languages - great if English is not your first language. I don't use this much
because most of my books are in Kindle format, but it is a good app to have on
Cool Reader (free): Cool Reader is sort of a Swiss-army knife for eBooks
and documents. It handles a huge variety of file formats - ePub (non-DRM), fb2,
doc, txt, rtf, html, chm, tcr, pdb, prc, mobi (non-DRM), pml - and includes
advanced featues like text-to-speech (TTS), making it a useful tool to have on
hand. I've not used it much, but it's free and helpful to have. Like Aldiko, it cannot
read protected books for Kindle or Nook, so it is really a compliment to Kindle &
Kindle (free) The Kindle app puts over a million books at your fingertips.
It’s the app for every reader, whether you’re a book reader, magazine reader, or
newspaper reader—and you don’t need to own a Kindle to use it. Choose from
over a million Kindle books from the Kindle Store or enjoy popular magazines like
The Economist and Reader’s Digest with high-resolution color images.
File/Media Management & Sharing
AirStash+ (free) This is a companion app to the AirStash mobile Wi-Fi
device. This app makes it quick & easy to connect to an AirStash device, browse
the contents, copy or stream media to your mobile device. The AirStash is a great
little device, and this is a very helpful app if you use it.
ASTRO File/Cloud Manager (free) Organize and manage your files and
content such as pictures, music, videos or documents on your phone, tablet, PC
(via networking) or on cloud services like Facebook Photo Albums, Dropbox,
Google Drive, SkyDrive or Box. It's like Windows Explorer or Mac’s Finder with
connections to the most popular clouds.
Box (free) With 5GB free, Box makes it easy to access and edit your files,
share content and stay connected with your team from anywhere on any device.
* Share important files with your coworkers
* Have your presentation at your fingertips
* Comment on documents on the go
* View updates to your spreadsheet instantly
May be somewhat more secure than Dropbox
Bump (free) Use Bump™ to share contact information, photos, videos, and
files by simply bumping two phones together. Just open Bump, hold your phones,
and gently bump your hands together -- Bump will magically do all the rest.
• SYNC WITH YOUR COMPUTER: Visit http://bu.mp on your computer and bump
your space bar to transfer photos, videos, and files
• SHARE PHOTOS: Share photos and videos with friends and family
• SHARE FILES: Share files or documents stored on your device
• SYNC DEVICES: Move contacts, photos, and files between your devices
• SHARE APPS: Share app recommendations
Dropbox (free) Dropbox is a free service that lets you bring all your
photos, docs, and videos anywhere. After you install Dropbox on your computer,
any file you save to your Dropbox will automatically save to all your computers,
your Android device, and even the Dropbox website! With the Dropbox app, you
can take everything that matters to you on the go.
ES File Explorer (free) ES File Explorer is a free, full-featured file and
application manager. It functions as all of these apps in one: file manager,
application manager, task killer, cloud storage client (compatible with Dropbox,
Google Drive, SkyDrive, Box.net, Sugarsync, Yandex, Amazon S3, and Ubuntu
One), FTP client, and LAN Samba client. It provides access to pictures, music,
video, documents, and other files on both your Android devices and your
Estante (free) This incredible app from MAF's Learning Technologies
team is designed to help you easily collect, organize and share ministry related
media including eBooks, documents, audio files, photos, videos, and even
eLearning courses. Media can be tagged making it easier to find exactly what
you're looking for, and you can easily share content with others via email,
Bluetooth, Wi-Fi Direct, and other ways. Still in beta but due to be released in
RemotePlay (free) RemotePlay lets you easily share content with friends,
family, and colleagues over a Wi-Fi network. As soon as you open RemotePlay
each device instantly sees each other. No need to log in, share passwords, or
mess with configuration settings. You can share videos, photos, music, and
documents with a single gesture, and you can share with one person or with
many people at the same time. It takes sharing to a whole new level.
Gibberbot (free) Chat securely with anyone, anywhere. Free unlimited
messaging with your friends over Facebook Chat, Google Chat & more! Works
with Android, iPhone, Mac, Linux or PC.
History Eraser (free) It's a history eraser for android device, and it can
clean history of apps by only one tap. It's similar to the "ccleaner" on PC. It can
help you to protect your privacy, and it can also help you to free up the internal
storage. No root premission required!
Hotspot Shield VPN (free) VPN for Wi-Fi security, privacy, save data and
unblock sites with over 120 Million downloads worldwide!
★ BROWSE PRIVATELY & ANONYMOUSLY; AT SCHOOL, CAFÉ, OR ABROAD
★ ACCESS BLOCKED WEBSITES AND APPS ANYWHERE
★ PROTECT YOURSELF FROM IDENTITY THEFT
★ AVOID 3RD PARTY TRACKING
KeepSafe (free) Show only what you want seen. Hiding pictures and
videos with KeepSafe on Android gives you control of who sees what. Potentially
a lifesaver for new believers in resistant areas.
Lookout Security & Antivirus (free) Lookout offers essential protection
against all the bad stuff that can happen to your phone or tablet, like malware &
viruses, loss, and theft. Lookout’s security features are FREE, but for complete
protection, upgrade to Lookout Premium.
NoteCipher (free) All notes created and stored by this app are saved fully
secured using industry standard 256-bit AES encryption. They are never stored in
an unencrypted state on the disk, only in memory.
ObscuraCam (free) In a world of viral videos and facial recognition,
ObscuraCam helps you share photos and videos while protecting the privacy of
you and those you care about. With ObscuraCam you can blur and disguise faces
in your photos and videos. Information that could identify you as the
cameraperson is removed from the files for added security.
Orbot (free) Orbot is a free proxy app that empowers other apps to use
the internet more securely. Orbot uses Tor to encrypt your Internet traffic and
then hides it by bouncing through a series of computers around the world. Tor is
free software and an open network that helps you defend against a form of
network surveillance that threatens personal freedom and privacy, confidential
business activities and relationships, and state security known as traffic analysis.
Orweb (free) Orweb is the most private and anonymous web browser on
Android for visiting any website, even if it’s normally censored, monitored, or on
the hidden web.
Vault- Hide SMS, Pics & Video (free) Let's face it— we all have stuff on
our phones we'd like to keep to ourselves, like contacts, pics, videos, SMS and
even Facebook messages, but how can we protect them when someone attempts
to access and read our phones? Vault makes it easy to fully control over your
privacy. Download NQ Mobile Vault today and stop worrying about your private
content falling into the wrong hands.
Where’s My Droid (free)
~ Find phone by making it ring/vibrate
~ Find phone using GPS location
~ Text your attention word
~ Passcode protection to prevent unauthorized app changes
~ Notification of changed SIM card or phone number
~ Stealth Mode hides incoming text with attention word
~ White/Black list to control who can use the app via text
~ No battery drain
Extra Features In Pro
~ Take pictures with the devices camera
~ Remotely lock device
~ Remotely wipe SD card
~ Remotely wipe phone data
~ Use a landline to activate the app
Social Media & Messaging
Facebook (free) Keeping up with friends is faster than ever.
• See what friends are up to
• Share updates, photos and videos
• Get notified when friends like and comment on your posts
• Text, chat and have group conversations
Gmail (free) Gmail is built on the idea that email can be more intuitive,
efficient, and useful. And maybe even fun. Get your email instantly via push
notifications, read and respond to your conversations online & offline, and search
and find any email.
GO SMS Pro (?) GO SMS Pro - 50,000,000+ users' choice, all time #1
messaging app to replace the stock! It comes with 200+ beautiful themes, 800+
emoticons, free SMS & MMS, auto-reply, scheduled message private box, and
much more. Faster, safer, tons of features - messaging has never been so fun and
kik Messenger (free) 50 million users love Kik! It's the fast, simple, and
personal smartphone messenger that connects you to everyone you love to talk
ooVoo (free) No one is better at video calls than ooVoo — it’s why more
than 75 million people use us. ooVoo video chat gives you two things no one else
can: Free multi-stream video calls with up to 12 people at a time along with
unsurpassed stability and quality.
Skype (free) Say “hello” to friends and family with an instant message,
voice or video call on Skype for free. Join the millions of people using Skype today
to stay in touch with the people who matter most. There’s so much you can do,
right from the palm of your hand. Features:
• Find all your friends and family in an instant - With over 250 million people using
Skype, you’re bound to bump into someone you know.
• Talk with your fingers - No matter where you are, your friends are always at
your fingertips with free instant messaging.
• Call your world from Skype - Talk to your heart’s content with free voice and
video calls to all your friends and family on Skype.
• Low cost calls to mobiles and landlines too - Keep in touch, even if they’re not
on Skype, with low cost calls and SMS to mobiles and landlines on the other side
of town or the world.
Tango (free) Tango gives you the highest quality video & phone calls,
texts, photo & video sharing, games and more for FREE! It’s the all-in-one social
networking app that finally combines every way you want to interact with friends
& family. Join over 120M people around the world & Tango today!
textPlus (free) Keeping in touch made simple. Text, talk and share with
anyone in the world for free. Turn your tablet into a phone. Make domestic and
international calls to any mobile or landline number. Free SMS and group chats to
any US or Canadian number. We keep your conversations in sync across all of
your devices so you don't have to.
Twitter (free) With Twitter, you can watch the world unfold like never
• Get real-time stories, pictures, videos, conversations, ideas, and inspiration all in
• Follow people and your interests to get unfiltered access and unique behind-
• Express yourself with photos, videos and comments.
Twitter is your global town square.
Viber (free) Viber allows you to text, call, and send photos and video
messages worldwide for free to over 200 million users using 3G or Wifi.
WhatsApp Messenger (free) WhatsApp Messenger is a smartphone
messenger available for Android and other smartphones. WhatsApp uses your 3G
or WiFi (when available) to message with friends and family. Switch from SMS to
WhatsApp to send and receive messages, pictures, audio notes, and video
biNu (free) What makes the biggest difference using the internet from
your mobile? SPEED! biNu is super-fast, even on slow networks, and super-lite on
Dolphin Browser (free) With lighting fast speed, Dolphin blows the rest of
the mobile browsers out of the water. Highest performance browser for HTML5.
Opera Mini Web Browser (free) Try the world's fastest Android browser!
- FAST: Opera’s speed and efficient controls put it ahead of all other browsers.
- EASY: Surf the web on your mobile as easily as on a desktop computer.
- SAVE MONEY: Reduce data costs by up to 90% with our unique compression
File/Media Viewing & Downloading
Media Clip (free) Download your favorite videos from websites! Can
download videos from any website. MediaClip is an application that allows you to
easily download videos, pictures, and PDF files in batches from the Internet.like a
MX Player (free) The best way to enjoy your movies.
Nexus Media Importer ($3.99) Nexus Media Importer allows you to
stream and transfer music, video, photos and documents from a USB flash drive
or card reader connected to your Nexus 7, Nexus 10, Galaxy Nexus, Xoom or
other Android 4.0+ devices with USB Host support. See technical notes for a list of
supported file types and file systems. This is the only non-root solution for devices
that do not provide native support for external storage. Requires the use of a
OTG (on-the-go) cable.
Pocket (free) When you find something on the web that you want to view
later, put it in Pocket. It automatically syncs to your phone, tablet or computer so
you can view it any time, even without an internet connection. Use Pocket when
you discover an interesting article, video or web page, but don’t have time to
view it. Once it's in Pocket, it's on your phone, tablet or computer. You can read
an article during a flight, see a web page while you wait in line or watch a video
while relaxing at home.
QR Droid Private (free) Change your smartphone into a powerful QR
Code, Barcode, and Data Matrix scanning utility. Import, create, use, and share
data in a matter of taps. This intuitive, full-featured and multi-language QR utility
will change the way you interact with QR Codes and their smart actions and
YouTube (free) The official YouTube app. Keep up with your favorite
YouTube channels and access the world’s videos anywhere with the official
YouTube app for Android.
Audio Media Production & Distribution
Audioboo Two Beta (free) Share your voice and surf the world of sound
with the all new Audioboo! Audioboo is an application for recording and sharing
your voice with the world. This free version allows you to create audio up to 3
minutes in length and post that to your own account on the web. You can add
titles, tags, geolocation info and a photo to the recording before you upload it and
we'll save all that with the file. The audio can then be shared with your followers
or via Facebook, Twitter & other social networks by managing your account at
http://audioboo.fm. In addition, you can also listen to featured, followed,
popular, recent, nearby and favourite boos in the app (as well as your own) and
view photo & location details if attached.New features include an all-new user
interface, download and keep your favourite clips to listen offline, support for Boo
Boards and new search options.
Audio Recorder (free) This application is a simple and easy to use voice
Bubbly (free) Bubbly is the best way to amplify & share your voice. Create
short, styled audio updates for your family, friends and followers to hear.
· Personalize your voice posts with cool free filters, effects and background music
· Follow celebrities, sports stars and popular users to listen to their real voice talk
about the things they care about
· Share your posts out to your Twitter followers, Facebook friends, through email
or your own blog or website
· Join a global community where you can find other singers, musicians, pop-
culture fans and fun insomniacs
Bubbly is the only app that works across all phones with 30 million people already
joined. Share your voice with the world.
Easy Voice Recorder (free) Easy Voice Recorder is a fun, simple and easy
to use audio & voice recorder. Use it to reliably record your meetings, personal
notes, classes, and more, with no time limits!
- Create custom ringtones from the music stored on your phone, or by recording
- Browse, preview, and customize FREE ringtones from Myxer's huge catalog
- Cut the precise section of the track you want to set as your ringtone
PCMRecorder (free or $1.23 for Pro version) This is a simple voice
recorder. It records by high quality(PCM/WAVE). Records in 8000,11025, 16000,
22050, 44100 and 48000Hz - 16bits - Mono. Recordings are stored on the SD-card
Ringtone Maker (free, Big Bang INC) Ringtone Maker is free app creates
ringtone, alarms, and notifications from MP3, WAV,AAC/MP4, 3GPP/AMR files
you load onto your phone through the SD card or that you purchase through the
Amazon MP3 store.
Ringtone Maker Pro ($0.99, Mobile 17 Digital) Make unlimited free
ringtones with the music on your Android™ device. Advanced ringtone making
options included! Based on technology from our award-winning website, you’ll
choose from both popular edits generated by users online and options to
“drag’n’drop” fine-tuned editing controls for making your own ringtones in just
seconds! No advertisements!
Smart Voice Recorder (free) Smart Voice Recorder designed for high
quality long-time sound recording with skipping relative silence on-the-fly. For
example, you can use it for record night sleep talks (or snoring:)), business
meetings, a regular day of your babysitter, how you sing or play the guitar and so
on. It's fantastic! And you may use it as regular voice recorder with simple and
nice user interface. Give it a try! :)
SoundCloud (free) SoundCloud is the world’s leading social sound
platform, with over ten hours of music & audio posted every minute. Tap into a
world of fresh new audio; find and listen to new songs, remixes, comedy, news
and more. With the SoundCloud app for Android, you can hear anything,
wherever you are. All of the great music & audio on SoundCloud is free to listen
to, with no ads and no monthly payment plan required.
✓ Record your own sounds with one touch and share to Facebook, Twitter, and
✓ Includes optional Record Widget for the homescreen
Tape-a-Talk (free) Tape-a-Talk is a high quality voice recorder designed
for simplicity and is able to record voice notes/voice memos/audio even when the
display is off.
VoxDox (free) The only Text To Speech (TTS) app that combines HQ
human voices with the ability to read aloud and translate any form of text in more
than 20 languages.
vRecorder (free) vRecorder is a audio recording application that turns
your phone into a voice recorder (like iTalk). Automatically record phone calls and
save them with the time and number, Desktop widget for easy voice memos, Set
recordings as ringtone, sms or email to a friend, Send text message to control
tape recorder, timer recording
Visual Media Production & Distribution
AndroMedia (free) Designed to be intuitive to use, AndroMedia is fully
featured video editing program for creating professional looking videos in
minutes. Making movies has never been easier.
AndroVid Pro ($1.99) Trim, merge, split, transcode, apply effects, grab
video frames, share your videos, convert to many audio and video formats.
CamCalc ($1.99) Photo & camera calculator tools for photography,
cinematography, and visual effects. Depth of field, field of view, focal length
equivalents, flash calculations, color temp. conversion, miniatures, and sunrise,
sunset & path. Supports still, movie, and video cameras.
Cartoon Camera (free) Create cartoon and sketch like photography with
your camera. May prove helpful in creating slideshow videos in which
security/privacy issues are important.
Clayframes ($2.49) Create smooth stop-motion animation and time-lapse
in minutes, on the move - anywhere. Clayframes is easy to use and has a rich set
of professional features for making stop-frame animation (or claymation) and
Clesh ($4.99) The ultimate online video editor. No render delays. Output
to YouTube+Facebook®. * Shoot / edit / publish on Android. Real time rendering -
no wait for play back. No ads
Easy PhotoSlides Pro ($2.96) Convert your picture is video slideshow
format and share your memorable moments with your friends and family on
facebook and youtube.
Fotodanz (free or $1.99 for + version) Fotodanz makes it super simple to
create cool animated photographs (cinemagraphs) - you can now be incredibly
creative with your camera! You simply compose, shoot a short video clip (3 or 5s),
circle the area(s) to animate, press Ok and you are ready to share your creations
with the world. It is that easy!
FxGuru (free) Amazing Special Effects for Mobile Video. Add the fun and
excitement of big-budget Hollywood sci-fi and action movie effects to any video.
Glide- Video Texting (free)
• One tap to broadcast video messages instantly - simple!
• Send video messages to friends any time, even if they’re offline
• No uploading / downloading
• Works great on 3G and wifi
• Half the data usage of video chat
Instagram (free) It's a simple way to capture and share the world's
moments on your Android. Customize your photos and videos with one of several
gorgeous and custom built filter effects. Transform everyday moments into works
of art you'll want to share with friends and family. Share your photos and video in
a simple photo stream with friends to see - and follow your friends' photos with
the click of a single button.
KODAK Cinema Tools (free) Includes:
KODAK Sunrise/Sunset Calculator
KODAK Depth of Field Calculator
KODAK Contact Tool
KODAK Film Calculator
KODAK’s Glossary of Filmmaking Terms
Lapse It (free or $1.99 for Pro version) Lapse It is an award-winning full
featured app for capturing amazing time lapse clips with your Android camera,
simple, fast and intuitive.
Live Video Share Geo Edition (free) Live Video Share, Geo Edition by
Flixwagon allows you to broadcast live video and interact with your friends on
your favorite social networks. You can also directly email or SMS the video to your
friend to keep things private.
Magisto (free) Magisto Magical Video Editor + Photos automatically turns
your video clips and pictures into beautifully edited movies, complete with music
and effects, in minutes.
Paper Camera ($1.99) Real time cartoon and painting effects displayed
on your camera feed! This is the ultimate collection of cartoon/sketch/comic
book/half tone/noir/neon and many other effects painted directly in your camera,
no more boring post-effects, it's all real time, you simply won't stop wandering,
wherever you are, having a look at things and cartoon-ize them! May be helpful in
protecting identities, enabling photo-based videos in security restricted
Phonto (free) Phonto is a simple application that allows you to add text to
Qik Video (free) Video chat, video mail and video share for free with Qik
Video for Android phones – download the app today and start streaming live
videos with friends and family around the world.
Sketch Guru (free) Sketch Guru is a professional app to make you an artist
by creating pencil sketch of your photos. Pick a picture from your gallery or
capture one from your camera to generate the sketch. We support both black-
white and color sketch with 13 kinds of wonderful effects including: Gouache,
PencilSketch, ColorPencil, WaterColor, HalfTone, SimpleSketch, ComicB&W,
BlackBoard, BlackBoardColor, Print, B&W, PencilSketch2 and No sketch. May be
helpful in protecting identities, enabling photo-based videos in security restricted
SL DigiSlate ($9.99) A slate(clapboard) intended for use in professional
film productions. Designed for anyone that needs a digital slate for their
SL Director’s Viewfinder ($9.99) This app is designed for directors and
DP's to block out and stage shots. A director's viewfinder is a viewer used by film
directors and cinematographers to frame a shot as seen through the camera lens.
Like a traditional viewfinder, this app simulates various cameras, formats and
lenses. In order to support lenses wider than your device can display, the preview
is shrunk in relation to the size of the actual lens. You can use this to gauge the
extents of the frame.
SlideMaker Slideshow Creator (free) Slide Maker is a slideshow creator.
It can be used to create slideshows, ecards, greetings and presentations using
images, videos and music. You can add cool animation and decorative text. Once
created, You can export your slideshow as swf or post it directly on Facebook.
Storymaker (free) As of late May 2013, this app is still in beta for Android,
and begs for a tutorial to make good use of it, but it could become an amazing
app for personal and ministry use. A joint project of a number of secular groups,
this app is designed to assist journalists create, then share, stories with audio,
text, photos & videos. More than just a video creation tool, it actually helps you
follow established guidelines for telling effective stories and even includes lessons
on capturing audio & video and more. And we certainly have the very best story
in the world to share!
Telly (free) Telly is a simple and fun way to discover & create amazing
videos! Discover and watch videos from your friends, well-known creative people
from around the world, as well as today's most popular videos from across the
web. Create beautiful videos with custom background music and easily share to
Facebook and Twitter.
VidTrim Pro- Video Editor ($2.84) VidTrim Pro is a video editor and
organizer for Android. It includes multiple features like trimming, frame grabbing,
video effects, extract audio (convert to MP3) and transcoding (convert to MP4).
You can also share your videos with your friends directly through the app.
Vine (free) Vine is the best way to see and share life in motion. Create
short, beautiful, looping videos in a simple and fun way for your friends and family
WeVideo (free) The WeVideo Video Editor helps you capture memories
and moments wherever they happen, and turn them into amazing videos to share
with others, across your favorite social networks. Capture and upload photos and
videos to your WeVideo.com account, where you can organize and edit them with
our full suite of video creation tools including professional-looking themes, music,
visual effects, and more.
Evernote (free) This one of the most used apps for productivity and
organization on any platform. It allows you take notes, capture photos, create to-
do lists, record voice reminders - and makes them all searchable and available on
all of your devices. You can even email things to your Evernote account. The basic
version is free, or you can upgrade to the premium version for more storage
space and other features. A variety of add-ons are also available to make it work
seamlessly with your browser, scanner, etc.
Forms (free) Device Magic Forms enables your team to collect structured
data quickly and easily on their smartphones and tablets. Design forms on our
web-based designer, push them to your team, and route their responses through
to a wide range of connectors.
Kingsoft Office (free)
★ Rich editing features!
★ Small Size, Stable Operation, and Special interface!
★ Support 23 kinds of files, including DOC/DOCX/TXT/XLS/XLSX/PPT/PPTX/PDF
★ Built-in file manager that can automatically organize your office document
★ Tight integration with the mail application
★ Support cloud storages such as Google Drive, Dropbox, Box.net and other
services with WebDAV protocol
Office Suite Pro ($14.99) OfficeSuite Pro allows you to view, create, edit,
print and share Word, Excel and PowerPoint files on the go. You can also open
attachments and see PDF files on an Android based phone or tablet with our
feature-rich mobile office solution.
WorkFlowy Agent (free) WorkFlowy is the world's best tool for taking
notes and making lists. It is simple yet very effective app to keep you organized.
Wunderlist (free): This is a fairly basic list-making app, but that is what
makes it so nice to use. You can create multiple lists and even choose to share
your list with others (or see lists that others have shared with you). It's great for
to-do lists, packing lists, and more. A Pro version is also available for those
needing additional features, including collaboration.
Battery Doctor (free) This app regulates the manner in which your device
is charged with a 3 stage system to ensure you get the most out of your battery. It
also features an impressive amount of features that can monitor and regulate
Brightest Flashlight Free (free) Brightest Flashlight App – Free of Charge
* Turns on all available lights on the device
* Camera Flash LED at Maximum
* Screen at Bright Maximum
* Keyboard Backlight at Maximum
* Soft Keys Backlight at Maximum
Brightest LED Flashlight (free) Flashlight Mini instantly turns your device
into a REAL brightest flashlight! The ultimate lighting tool that takes full
advantage of the LED light. Strobe/Blinking Mode is also supported and it's FREE!
CamScanner (free) Turn any Smartphone into a Scanner with CamScanner.
CamScanner is an intelligent document management solution for individuals,
small businesses, organizations, governments and schools. It is the perfect fit for
those who want to scan, sync, edit, share and manage various contents on all
Google Translate (free) Translate words and phrases between more than
70 languages using Google Translate for iOS. For most languages, you can speak
your phrases and hear the corresponding translations.
High-Powered Flashlight (free) Bright. Fast. Simple. The most elegant and
functional flashlight app, ever! And it's the ONLY flashlight app that goes with a
compass, giving you the direction in the darkness.
Genius Scan ($1.99) Genius Scan turns your Android device into a pocket
scanner. It enables you to quickly scan documents on the go and email the scans
as JPEG or PDF. In addition to email, Genius Scan provides easy upload to Box,
Dropbox, Evernote or any other cloud service app installed on your Android
phone. The Genius Scan scanner technogy includes smart page detection,
perspective correction, image post-processing. It allows you to build PDF
documents with multiple scans.
Juice Defender Ultimate ($4.99) For battery life just too good to be true,
JuiceDefender Ultimate employs a ton of advanced, fully customizable and really
effective power saving features. Absolute control for the highest energy
efficiency: try the ultimate battery saving experience!
Smart Tools ($2.50) Smart Tools is a complete package of 5 app sets. It
includes 5 Pro sets for a total of 15 tools. In a word, All-in-One.
Set 1: Length, Angle, Slope, Level, Thread - Smart Ruler Pro
Set 2: Distance, Height, Width, Area - Smart Measure Pro
Set 3: Compass, Metal detector, GPS - Smart Compass Pro
Set 4: Sound level meter, Vibrometer - Sound Meter Pro
Set 5: Flashlight, Magnifier - Smart Light Pro
Swiss Army Knife (free) This app contains a set of tiny tools: a flashlight, a
unit converter, a timer, a stopwatch, a compass a bubble level, a calculator, a
magnifying glass (Android 2.2+ required), a mirror (Android 2.3+ and front camera
required) and a ruler.
Tiny Flashlight +LED (free) Flashlight app for your device! Incredibly
simple and yet very useful flashlight application. Will use your device's camera
LED / flash / screen as a torch. Tiny Flashlight is currently the best led flashlight
app on the Android Market, because:
- It supports the widest range of devices with camera flashlight (led flash)
- It's also the brightest flashlight / torch, because of the camera flashlight, which
emits very intense light in the dark.
Wi-Fi Finder (free) Never worry again about not finding a Wi-Fi internet
connection. Wi-Fi Finder is simply the best app for finding free or paid public Wi-Fi
hotspots online or offline
Wifi Analyzer (free) Turns your android phone into a Wi-Fi analyzer!!
Shows the Wi-Fi channels around you. Helps you to find a less crowded channel
for your wireless router.
Word Lens ($4.99) Instantly translate printed words with your phone’s
camera! Word Lens gives you translation on the go:
- NO NETWORK required - results appear immediately on your video screen when
you need it, anywhere in the world.
- Easy to use, like the regular camera
- Look up translations by typing them in, or clicking on a word.
ONE LANGUAGE PACK included with app purchase. Additional languages extra.
Available language pairs: English ⇆ Spanish, English ⇆ French, English ⇆ Italian,
English ⇆ German, English ⇆ Portuguese
Christian Creeds & Reformed Confessions (free) This application will help
anyone better understand and appreciate the depth and richness of the Christian
faith as it has been historically understood. It includes the Apostles' Creed, Nicene
Creed, Athanasian Creed, Belgic Confession, Heidelberg Catechism, Canons of
Dort, and the Westminster Confession and Shorther and Longer Catechisms, all of
which are fully searchable and include hyperlinked verse references (KJV, plus the
ability to specify a native app of your choosing for other translations). Additional
resources can be downloaded from within the app.
ConvertPad (free, $2.99 for “plus” version) ConvertPad and ConvertPad
Plus(Ad-free version) are most powerful and fully featured Unit converter,
Currency converter and Calculator. It's a simple but the most powerful unit
converter. (10,000,000+ downloads). ConvertPad is intuitive and easy to use.
Features fast, real time currency and unit conversion in a clean interface.
First Aid- American Red Cross (free) Accidents happen. The official
American Red Cross First Aid app puts expert advice for everyday emergencies in
your hand. Get the app and be prepared for what life brings. With videos,
interactive quizzes and simple step-by-step advice it’s never been easier to know
Google Earth (free) Fly around the planet with a swipe of your finger with
Google Earth for Android. Explore distant lands or reacquaint yourself with your
childhood home. Integrated Google Maps Street View allow you to explore the
world at street level. Browse layers including roads, borders, places, photos and
more. Visit the Earth Gallery to find exciting maps such as real-time earthquakes,
planes in flight, hiking trails, city tours, and more.
Google Maps (free) Download the latest release of Google Maps, and
never carry a paper map again. Google Maps for Android with Navigation (Beta)
* Detailed maps with 3D buildings
* Voice guided turn-by-turn GPS navigation
* Driving, public transit, biking, and walking directions
* Live traffic information to avoid congestion
* Local search and business reviews
* Google Maps Street View
* Indoor maps for select airports, hotels, retail stores, and more
The Weather Channel (free) With over 200 meteorologists and our ultra-
local TruPoint(sm) forecasting technology, you can trust us to help you plan the
best day possible, with the most accurate WEATHER™ forecast available.
WebMD (free) WebMD provides mobile access 24/7 to mobile-optimized
health information and decision support tools including WebMD's Symptom
Checker, Drugs & Treatments, First Aid Topics, and more. It also provides offline
access to first aid information, critical for emergencies when you may not have a
data connection. You can customize the app with personal contacts, drugs,
conditions, and articles relevant to you.