Thanks to the proliferation of mobile apps on today’s market, people now have a great opportunity to enjoy a diversity of applications, including text messaging apps and apps developed for various other purposes like those for entertainment.
According to the recent consumer and media tech studies, 36% of consumers using messaging apps are using 2 or more of them on their mobiles devices. Specifically, 20% of these consumers are using 2 messengers and 16% are using 3 or more. 64% of consumers use at least 1 messenger.
While talking about messaging apps, it’s important to note that there is a new instant messaging (IM) app on today’s mobile app market that is developed to allow you to make super cheap calls and to enjoy the highest level of privacy protection. This is Pinngle. Pinngle appeared on the market in October 2016 and soon became one of the most popular messaging apps available these days. Pinngle can be used both on Android and iOS devices.
Using Pinngle, a free messaging and calling app, you can:
- Be sure your data is 100% protected thanks to end-to-end encryption the company uses across all the platforms of the messenger
- Be sure your data is never stored on any of the servers of the chat app
- Make highly affordable calls with Pinngle Out
- Enjoy low data usage
- Enjoy fast and reliable services
- Enjoy high-quality voice calls and HD video calls at 720p resolution
- Send files without any limit and in any format
- Enjoy call forwarding
- Share your location
- Be sure to use the app even with the slowest internet connection
- Be sure to use the app even with 2G
- Be sure to use the app even in VoIP blocked countries
- Communicate using fun and interesting stickers and emojis
- Use Public Channels
- Be sure the battery life will be saved up to 1.5 longer
Now let’s see what are the best mobile apps developed for entertainment purposes:
As a great RSS reader, Feedly presents the latest stories from your favorite media outlets and blogs in an interactive way, which is also easy to browse. Using Feedly, you can easily organize all your publications, blogs, YouTube channels, and more in one place and know the latest news and share it efficiently. Use Feedly to read blogs, learn new topics, and track keywords, brands, and companies.
Flipboard is developed to turn your social media feeds into a magazine that’s constantly updating and displaying the latest from Twitter, Facebook, Google+, Instagram and other platforms in a nice way. More importantly, the app is able to add content from specific RSS feeds or based on specific subjects, thus providing a personalized digital magazine. Flipboard organizes the world’s stories to offer you the best news from all your passions in one place.
Instapaper is a great app for saving and storing articles for reading in a simple way. You can do this just offline and on the go – whenever you wish. Instapaper offers a text view optimized for mobiles and tablets, which makes reading internet content a clean experience deprived of anything that can make you click away. You can use Instapaper on airplanes, subways, elevators, or on WiFi-only devices.
Thanks to Movies by Flixster, you can get to know what’s on at a local cinema based on your location. The app enables you to select a film and know where and when it’s playing nearby. Using Movies by Flixster, you can browse the latest movies, sort them based on theaters, ratings and reviews, search movies, watch new trailers, get Rotten Tomatoes® scores, save your favorite theaters, purchase tickets, and more.
VLC media player is a free and open source cross-platform multimedia player. It’s developed to play every video format you’ll encounter. If you like to source movies from various locations, this is the best app for you. The app is ad-free and won’t take all your personal data either. VLC can play any video and audio files, and also network streams, network shares and drives, as well as DVD ISOs. the app comes with a widget for audio control, offers headset control, and much more.
6. TuneIn Radio
With TuneIn Radio, you can enjoy your favorite radio stations for free. The app provides more than 100.000 stations and the largest free selection of sports, news, music, and talk radio from all over the world. You can use TuneIn Radio to listen to audio streams from around the world, which can be browsed by location, genre or what’s trending. Moreover, you can use the app as an on-demand podcast player. Another great feature offered by the app is that you can download and listen offline to both podcasts and audiobooks.
7. NASA App
Using the NASA app, you can enjoy the latest images, videos, mission information, news, featured stories, tweets, NASA TV and featured content from the NASA archive. You can also view upcoming sighting opportunities for the International Space Station and get notifications before they happen, and watch live streaming video from the High Definition Earth Viewing (HDEV) experiment on the International Space Station. The app displays satellite tracking 2D maps and 3D earth models with the International Space Station and other Earth orbiting satellites. These aren’t the only features offered by the NASA app; you can enjoy much more using the app.
To find out what entertainment apps you can choose to enjoy on your mobile device, just take the time to go through the list mentioned above. Don’t hesitate to add your favorite entertainment apps for Android in the comments section below.