Top 5 Apps to Check Out This Weekend: Noodles, Political Run, and More

It’s Friday, so let the fun begin! There is no better way to start off the weekend than by downloading a few new apps to make things a little more interesting. Maybe you could relax your mind with a challenging puzzle game. Or perhaps you have some traveling in mind? Or what if you finally took care of that green thumb of yours?

This list of apps will help you do all that and more this weekend. Have fun!


Love puzzles and challenges? Then you have to try Noodles. You need to tap to spin and connect all the noodle pieces to solve the puzzle. Of course, you also have to have a strategy to be able to put the pieces together. It may look easy at the start, but as you progress it becomes more and more challenging. Download Noodles! for free from the App Store!

Airport Body Scanner Locator

This app is for travelers. It opens up the world of airports and allows you to locate airports that use body scanning equipment nearest to your current location. You can also browse similar airports by country and continent, search for airports by name (in-app purchase needed) and save those searches. Whether you are navigating between destinations or looking for airports using body scanning equipment, this app could be helpful to you. Download Airport Body Scanner Locator for free from the App Store.



To continue with the travel apps trend, LoungeBuddy has found its way into this weekend’s roundup as it allows you to view, book, and access airport lounges around the world using your smartphone. It’s helpful, because who doesn’t want to know what’s behind those frosted glass doors? All you need is this app to view photos, amenities, and reviews from other travelers. Oh, and if you want to book a lounge, you can use Apple Pay. Download LoungeBuddy for free from the App Store or Google Play.


Political Run

This trivia app is for those who love politics more than the rest of us. Log in, select the candidate you want to play as and start a journey throughout the country securing electoral votes. You’ll answer nonpartisan trivia questions in six categories – US history, state history, candidates, geography and foreign policy – and after securing the presidential election, you’ll also get a convention-style confetti drop. Are you presidential? Download Political Run for free from the App Store / Google Play.



Everybody loves a good looking garden, right? Well, it’s time to put your landscape design skills to the test, because you’ll have to address a new challenge: designing the garden of your dreams! Gardenscapes will keep you entertained for quite a while. In addition to designing the garden, you’ll also enjoy the company of amusing in-garden characters, including Austin, your butler. Download Gardenscapes for free from the App Store / Google Play!

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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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