6 Android Apps Which Got the Material Design Awards

Published On: May 30th, 2015

material design awards

Google introduced the Material design along with the Android Lollipop launch. The Material design emphasizes on designs which are conceptualized with ink and paper. The graphics being bold and beautiful. And, the visual motions describe themselves.

This time at Google I/O, the Material Design Team organized a Material Design Awards to appreciate the developers showcasing their talents on the Google Play Store by following the Materialistic design approach in their apps. These awards will encourage app developers to make the material design more interesting and attractive with new thoughts and level of creativity.

16 apps were selected for the showcase ( nominees ), and among them 6 were announced as the Winners at Google I/O earlier today.

Here’s the list of the Winners:

B&H Photo Video Pro Audio ( Immersive Imagery )



The B&H Photo Video Android App allows users to shop our vast product catalog, on the go, in the most convenient and befitting way. View products with high-resolution photos, read professional reviews, get educated on specifications and features, all easily accessible in an intuitive interface. Our mobile app makes it simply effortless to browse and search for products, check product availability, and share products with friends and family. As you experience the “on-the-go” B&H experience, remember that B&H’s goal is to provide you with a state-of-art environment to shop, browse, and learn about the products you love, regardless whether you shop on our Website, in our Superstore, or on our mobile app.

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NY Times – Latest News ( Elegant Typography )


The New York Times app for Android delivers breaking news and our award-winning journalism wherever you are. Read the latest headlines from today’s news and original content in our completely redesigned free news app for phone and tablet.

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Pocket ( Adaptive Layouts )



Find and share the best articles and videos trending on the web.

Pocket helps you find, save and organize the best articles, videos, tweets, and links the Internet has to offer, so you can view them when you actually have the time.

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Pocket Casts ( Seamless Browsing )

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We love podcasts, so we made a podcast player that is full featured, beautiful and simple to use.

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Social Media App

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Weather Timeline – Forecast

weather timeline


Weather Timeline is a simple weather app that focuses on summarizing the next hour, the next 48 hours and the next week so you don’t have to. It presents the forecast in a timeline to help you quickly glance and digest the information and has a strong focus on color to outline the weather conditions. The app includes current weather alerts/warnings for your chosen locations and includes a time machine weather forecast so you can look at the forecast months, even years in advance or check what the weather was like several decades ago.

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