As Google I/O kicked off, Google hosted third annual Google Play Award ceremony to recognize the best apps and games on Google Play over the past year. These apps and games battled it out across nine categories and proved not only to deliver delightful experiences to fans, but also have a larger positive impact in their communities.
#1. Simple Habit Meditation – Standout Well-Being App
Simple Habit is the best meditation app for busy people to reduce stress, improve focus, sleep better, relax faster, calm their nerves, and breathe easier. It takes only 5 minutes of meditating per day to relax, making it easy to fit mindful moments into busy lifestyles. Featured in TechCrunch, Business Insider, and Forbes as an award-winning meditation app.
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#2. Be My Eyes – Helping the blind – Best Accessibility Experience
Lend your eyes to a blind person in need through a live video connection or be assisted by the network of sighted users.
Be My Eyes is all about contributing and benefiting from small acts of kindness, so hop on board and get involved!
#3. Khan Academy – Best Social Impact
#4. Old Man’s Journey – Standout Indie
#5. Episode – Best Community Building Game
Episode lets you LIVE your stories. One choice YOU make can change everything! The world’s largest home of visual stories where YOU choose your path. Or, become a creator and write your own!
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#6. BBC Earth: Life in VR – Best AR or VR Experience
Life in VR is a new way to experience the Natural World. Discover the Californian Coast and an underwater world bursting with life.
Meet one of the furriest animals on the planet, experience life at the microscopic scale and dive into the Deep Ocean with giants.
Witness first hand the creature behaviors and relationships which sustains this ocean’s rich and diverse ecosystems, and discover the secrets that underpin it.
#7. Flipkart – Standout Build for Billions Experience
Flipkart is a shopping app like Amazon and eBay. I am not sure how this app made to this list because its regional specific. Right now this app is India specific and Wallmart just bought 74% of Flipkart shares.
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#8. Canva – Standout Startup
Whether you need an Instagram post, Facebook header, logo maker, photo collage, wedding invitation maker, poster maker, banner or email header maker — Canva is an all-in-one graphic design app that allows you to produce eye-catching graphics on the go. Canva is available on your Android device and computer so you can make, edit and share your designs anywhere, anytime.
[appbox googleplay id=com.canva.editor]
#9. Empires & Puzzles: RPG Quest – Best Breakthrough Hit
Empires & Puzzles is a completely new take on RPG games, combining match-3 battles and building a mighty stronghold – topped with thrilling PVP duels. Join the battle now!
[appbox googleplay id=com.smallgiantgames.empires]
So, These all app are the winners of 2018 Google Play Award. Be My Eyes is one of the best apps that, That’s what I think. It helps a blind community. You should probably try it.