Top 5 Apps to Check Out This Week: Halo Orbit, Outfolded, and More

Now that the Rio Olympics are complete, maybe it’s time to have another look at all those flags you saw during the events, or maybe you would like to test your knowledge of the capital cities of the world. It’s easy: just select the one for you from this week’s app roundup.

Flags of All World Countries

Sometimes I find myself wondering: what does the flag of country X look like? I know, it’s easy to find the answer: just ask Google. But how about learning them in a fun way? Flags of All World Countries is an app that does just that: It will help you refresh your memory (just in case you forgot the colors of the Irish flag) and learn the colors of the national flags of all 197 independent countries of the world by playing a game in various ways: spelling quizzes, multiple choice quizzer, and time game. Download Flags of All World Countries for free from Google Play.



All World Capitals

This should complement the above game: Alongside learning the flags of 197 countries, you can also learn the capitals of those countries. Challenge yourself by playing All World Capitals, and fill the knowledge gaps now! Download All World Capitals for free from Google Play.


Flip Diving

Featuring a custom physics engine peppered with animated ragdoll physics, Flip Diving is a game you will likely end up playing when you want a five-minute break. The aim of the game is to find the perfect entry into the water and avoid hitting the rocks! Flip Diving brings multiple diving locations, such as trees, boats trampolines, and more, and more than 50 jump platforms to leap from. Download Flip Diving from the App Store for free.


Halo Orbit

If you are looking for a simple yet addictive app and love a challenge, Halo Orbit may be the one for you. It lets you create and recreate art, but with a twist: As the dots spiral around, you have to tap at just the right time to make the orbits line up. Compare your performance to that of your friends using Game Center, and download Halo Orbit from the App Store for $1.99.



Sometimes it feels so good to slow down, just relax and take your time, and focus on yourself. Outfolded helps you achieve that thanks to the challenging puzzles it provides alongside relaxing music. You have unlimited undos, so don’t bother stressing yourself, just enjoy the journey! Download Outfolded for free from the App Store.


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Freelance tech journalist István Fekete covers the latest technology news and trends, such as mobile payments, Apple news and app reviews for multiple publications.
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