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New Android apps worth downloading: Dude Where’s My Car?, Reddit Now and Djorick’s Curse updates

by Phil Hornshaw

Avoid losing track of your ride with Dude, Where’s My Car?, a car locator that’s easy-to-use. The free beta version of Reddit Now is up next, which makes navigating the content of the website Reddit a snap on various Android devices. Finally, we have Djorick’s Curse, a mixture of role-playing and match-3 gameplay.

Dude, Where’s My Car? ($2.99)

What’s it about? As the name suggests, Dude, Where’s My Car? is for finding your car after you’ve parked it, and not a belated tie-in for the movie.

What’s cool? When you fire up the app, it automatically uses GPS to lock down your location and save it with a single tap. Then, when you’re ready to re-locate your car, another tap brings provides directions. You can take a picture of the location of your car and Dude, Where’s My Car? will track information about the spot, like how long you’ve been parked there and what the nearest address is.

Who’s it for? Dude, Where’s My Car? is for anybody who has ever been frustrated by forgetting where they parked.

What’s it like? Car Locator and Find My Car are both useful alternatives that can help you avoid the irritation of losing track of your car.

Reddit Now (beta) update (Free)

What’s it about? Keep track of everything that’s going over at the massive Internet forum Reddit with Reddit Now.

What’s cool? The app features gesture controls for navigating through the site, and the ability to view comments, leave your own, vote on submissions and share posts. While Reddit Now is still in beta testing – and therefore has some bugs that need working out – its latest update has added a lot of performance fixes and other improvements, like the ability to quickly load thumbnails of photos shared on Reddit.

Who’s it for? Reddit addicts should definitely give Reddit Now a look.

What’s it like? Try reddit is fun and reddit sync for more apps for accessing Reddit content.

Djorick’s Curse update (Free)

What’s it about? Djorick’s Curse combines match-3 gameplay with role-playing aspects like casting magic spells against enemies.

What’s cool? In Djorick’s Curse, players have to cast spells and use abilities against enemies, and in order to do that, they have to match different icons on a grid to gain access to those abilities. Matching the right icons can heal you, unleash devastating magic and more. You can also gather things like weapons and armor to upgrade your character as you play, and the latest big update to Djorick’s Curse has added an entire new class of hero for you to utilize, which adjusts your strategy and play style.

Who’s it for? Djorick’s Curse is for mobile gamers who like fantasy, RPGs, and do not need knockout graphics when they boot up a game.

What’s it like? Other great match-3 role-playing titles include Dungeon Raid and Azkend.

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