Thu. Oct 28th, 2021
Our top 5 Android and iOS apps of the week

Like each weekend, we meet on NextPit for my choice of 5 free and paid cellular apps and video games that caught my eye on the Google Play Store and Apple App Store.

Every week I attempt to convey you the absolute best apps that aren’t knowledge traps or microtransaction nests. In addition to my very own finds, I additionally add the gems unearthed by the NextPit neighborhood and shared on our discussion board, which I invite you to take a look at.

From cellular video games to productiveness apps, listed below are NextPit’s 5 free and paid Android/iOS apps this week.


Nudge is an iOS app that claims to need to aid you bear in mind to do all the belongings you do regularly, like take your drugs, drink water, take the trash out, have a break, decide up the youngsters, stroll the canine, have an existential disaster and a visceral worry of not getting your life collectively, purchase bread, clear your room, and many others.

Nudge alerts are simple to arrange and are an effective way to let you already know it is time to do “that thing” you at all times overlook. The developer emphasises that Nudge is NOT attempting to exchange your calendar, however relatively, it’s meant to be a complementary software for all the belongings you do typically that would use slightly nudge to remind you.

I requested Camila Rinaldi to put in the app and she discovered the adverts fairly invasive and lamented the lack of an outline over a week or month of all of your duties. Personally, I discover the interface very good however it’s illogical and counterproductive that the app does not observe accomplished duties. It’s like a behavior tracker however with out the monitoring, so it is only a listing of duties.

  • Price: Free / Ads: Yes / In-app purchases: No / Account: Not required.
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Nudge is lacking a behavior tracker operate / © NextPit

You can obtain the Nudge utility from the Apple App Store.


Scannerate helps you scan textual content from photos in your gadget by way of OCR (Optical Character Recognition). I do not see what the app presents that’s totally different from Google Lens or another OCR scanning app yow will discover on the Play Store.

But the interface could be very neat and extremely simplistic. The scan can be very quick, you possibly can edit the textual content and convert it to a PDF doc to share. The developer says that the app doesn’t embrace any adverts and doesn’t acquire any knowledge, private or in any other case. And the utility is open supply, icing on the cake.

  • Price: free / Ads: No / In-app purchases: No / Account: Not required.
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There are loads of comparable alternate options to Scannerate, however few are open supply / © NextPit

You can obtain the Scannerate utility from the Google Play Store.


Do you retweet each stunning assertion made by Elon Musk, the world’s richest (by month) and most well-known self-made man? While you are ready to hitch the very choose and elitist membership of Tesla house owners, you possibly can indulge your fascination for the future Supreme Leader of Mars with Launch.

The free, ad-free app tells you about all of SpaceX’s upcoming and previous launches, and lists details about SpaceX rockets, crew members, and launch/touchdown areas. The interface is cool but not at all times responsive. It’s a sort of calendar + wiki 2in1 on SpaceX.

  • Price: Free / Ads: No / In-app purchases: No / Account: Not required.
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You’re not a real Elon Musk fanboy if you do not have this app / © NextPit

You can obtain the Launch app from the Google Play Store.


A “PRODUKTIVITÄT” app for Android and iOS like I like them (I realised I used to be overdoing it with the notes and to-do listing apps when even the German readers mentioned they had been slightly drunk).

The app is free, with no adverts or in-app purchases and works like all “ToDo” app with the potential to create to-do lists and kind them by totally different labels. The developer plans to implement backup and reminder features later.

  • Price: Free / Ads: Yes / In-app purchases: No / Account: Not required.
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More lists, extra lists, extra lists! / © NextPit

You can obtain the Checklist app from the Google Play Store or the Apple App Store.

Animus: Revenant

My apologies, I’m concluding this choice with a cellular recreation promoting for $10.99 (however on particular provide for $7.99 on the Play Store as I write this).

It’s the third recreation in the Animus sequence, “Souls-like” as they are saying for video games impressed by Dark Souls. Basically, it is a preventing recreation with punishing gameplay, a preventing system based mostly on method and reflexes (large studying curve) and an open/semi-open world that you may discover in any order you need, at your personal threat.

I purchased the recreation personally, however I do know that is an expense that not many customers like normally, and that is completely wonderful. So, do not hesitate to inform me in the feedback in case you’re excited by a evaluation of the recreation.

  • Price: $12,99 (Android) $7,99 (iOS) / Ads: No / In-app purchases: No / Account: Not required.

You can purchase the cellular recreation Animus: Revenant from the Google Play Store or the Apple App Store.

What do you assume of this choice? Have you already tried any of the apps on this listing? What could be your apps of the week? Share your opinions and particularly your good suggestions in the feedback! If you are searching for a selected sort of utility, do not hesitate to let me know so I can orient my analysis and choice in response to your wants! Yours faithfully.

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