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Music apps, streaming TV and YouTube. Beam the best the internet has to offer straight to your mobile with the best entertainment apps.

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Tom And Jerry

Tom And Jerry

It’s all the Tom and Jerry cartoons, and it’s brilliant

5
3

FREE

2
Amazing Music

Amazing Music

Remember: piracy is illegal, children

4
3

FREE

3
YouTube Downloader

YouTube Downloader

Limited ability to save online videos

2
3

FREE

4
Xbox SmartGlass

Xbox SmartGlass

Second screen experience makes an impressive debut, but is crying out for more game compatibility

4
3

FREE

5
Music Unlimited

Music Unlimited

As a streaming service, it’s great, and has some handy features. But as an overall music service, its lack of offline playback holds it back.

3
2

FREE

6
Lastminute.com

Lastminute.com

Need a hotel cheaply? Then we’ve got the app for you

4
2

FREE

7
MSN Celebrity

MSN Celebrity

Why are we all so obsessed with celebrities?

2
2

FREE

8
Flixster

Flixster

Perfect for the discerning cinemagoer

5
3

FREE

9
Mixtapes

Mixtapes

A great way to get your hands on great remixes

5
2

FREE

10
The Dark Knight Rises (Nokia App)

The Dark Knight Rises (Nokia App)

Let’s be honest – if you love Batman you’ll download this anyway

3
2

FREE

11
TopGear News

TopGear News

Perfect for fans of the Clarkson trio

5
2

FREE

12
7Digital

7Digital

Still needs more variety

3
2

FREE

13
Music Cloud

Music Cloud

Get yours hands on the hottest remixes right now

3
2

FREE

14
Absolute Radio

Absolute Radio

Great radio, buggy application

2
2

FREE

15
FILLIB

FILLIB

Too much work for not enough reward

2
3

FREE

17
Foodspotting

Foodspotting

Tell others about delicious food without boring them

4
2

FREE

18
Photo Distortions

Photo Distortions

No filters, but some other fun ways to tweak your photos

3
2

FREE

20
Today History

Today History

A great idea let down by poor execution

1
2

FREE

21
Songify

Songify

Definitely an app worth (auto)tuning in for

4
2

FREE

22
Shazam Player

Shazam Player

When it works it’s okay, but it’s too hit and miss and at times; the interface is confusing.

2
2

FREE

23
Songkick

Songkick

The perfect app for live music lovers to keep on top what’s going on.

5
3

FREE

24
Avengers: Iron Man – MKVII

Avengers: Iron Man – MKVII

Glimpse into the future of comics of rusty response to new tech?

3
2

FREE

25
Deezer

Deezer

Is the best music-streaming service of them all

4
2

FREE

26
Sky Go

Sky Go

Great app if it wasn’t so selective

4
2

FREE

27
Ted
5
2

FREE

28
Crackle

Crackle

Free movies! Sounds great, but….

3
2

FREE

29
Deezer

Deezer

Deezer knows what you want from a music streaming app – and this is a market-leading service.

5
2

FREE

30
Spotify

Spotify

The famous streaming app comes to Windows Phone

4
2

FREE

31
HTC Watch

HTC Watch

The best way to get movies on Windows Phones

3
2

FREE

32
Amazon Kindle

Amazon Kindle

Like a Kindle… but on your phone and different

4
2

FREE

33
Nokia Music

Nokia Music

What do you get if you cross a media player and the radio?

3
2

FREE

34
Ministry of Sound
3
2

FREE

36
Virtual Guitar

Virtual Guitar

A fairly decent guitar emulator but is your phone big enough?

4
2

FREE

37
Moo Math Lite

Moo Math Lite

A math tutor that doesn’t know its sums

1
2

FREE

38
Poynt

Poynt

Poynt gets you local information, but not enough information

3
2

FREE

39
BrainPOP UK Featured Movie

BrainPOP UK Featured Movie

A great educational tool for kids and fun for adults too

4
3

FREE

40
Twonky Beam Browser

Twonky Beam Browser

One of the slickest ways to zap HD video from your smartphone or tablet straight to your TV

4
2

FREE

41
Demand 5

Demand 5

It’s a slick app that promises a decent service once the Big Brother torment is over for another year

4
2

FREE

42
NORAD tracks Santa

NORAD tracks Santa

Track Santa’s every move with this fun but throwaway applications

2
2

FREE

43
X Comics

X Comics

The Superman of comic-book apps.

4
3

FREE

44
Sleep Talk Recorder

Sleep Talk Recorder

Do you talk and sleep? Then this may well be for you

3
3

FREE

45
Sky Go

Sky Go

A great app for Sky subscribers, but more channels please

4
2

FREE

46
Songify

Songify

Oh, we don’t know. Works fine. Looks okay. Fills us with hate. Get it if you want. We can’t stop you.

2
2

FREE

47
LOVEFiLM Player for iPad

LOVEFiLM Player for iPad

This is a great app for subscribers now, and we hope it’ll get even better with a few more features.

4
2

FREE

48
zeebox

zeebox

zeebox is the new, social, interactive, immersive and amazing way to watch TV.

5
2

FREE

49
Gimme Music!

Gimme Music!

A neat, simple method of randomly exploring new music.

4
2

FREE

50
Marvel Comics

Marvel Comics

Marvel offers up a Marvel-ous app

4
3

FREE

51
Fat Booth

Fat Booth

Does my bum look big in this? Nope, but your face does

4
2

FREE

52
Music Beta

Music Beta

Official Android player for Music Beta by Google. The Music application features a redesigned UI and now supports Music Beta by Google.

3
2

FREE

53
RealPlayer® Beta
3
2

FREE

54
Kobo

Kobo

So it turns out people might use an ebook store other than Kindle. Should they?

3
2

FREE

55
Napster

Napster

A brilliant app that beats the Spotify equivalent at the same price and happens to be a great tool for discovering new music

4
2

FREE

56
The Invisible Universe

The Invisible Universe

App shows off what you can’t see but there’s probably a reason you can’t see it

3
2

FREE

57
Boxee

Boxee

There’s a lot to like about Boxee for iPad, and videos stream over Wi-Fi quite happily. It’s also been superbly designed.

4
2

FREE

58
Crunched PaperToss
4
2

FREE

59
Talking Hamster
3
3

FREE

60
APOD Viewer 7 Pro

APOD Viewer 7 Pro

The beauty of the nebula in your phone

5
3

FREE

61
TuneIn Radio
5
2

FREE

62
Comic Strips

Comic Strips

Rage, Fail, Comix and more all in one easy reader

4
2

FREE

63
ESPN Goals

ESPN Goals

Match of the Day needs to Watch its Back

4
2

FREE

65
MusicGrid

MusicGrid

An enormously clever and fun app that lets you release your spontaneous musical genius.

4
2

FREE

66
GT Racing: Motor Academy Free+
3
3

FREE

67
Drunk Man

Drunk Man

Now this is exactly what your phone was made for

2
2

FREE

68
3001 Wisdom Quotes

3001 Wisdom Quotes

Your go-to app for instant enlightenment.

4
3

FREE

69
Audible for Android

Audible for Android

More of a listener than a reader? Audible for Android provides access to digital audiobooks for your aural pleasure.

4
2

FREE

70
Mango Manga Reader

Mango Manga Reader

Get your anime fix with this great comic-book app

4
2

FREE

71
Zinio Magazine Reader

Zinio Magazine Reader

The premier magazine app, whatever your operating system

4
2

FREE

72
Magic Marker

Magic Marker

Decorate your touch screen with neon coloured imagery

2
3

FREE

73
Avatar Builder

Avatar Builder

Make little versions of yourself. No, not in the fun way

3
2

FREE

74
Free Unlimited Jokes

Free Unlimited Jokes

Lighten the mood with a few priceless jokes

2
2

FREE

75
Disney Wallpapers

Disney Wallpapers

Experience the magic of Disney and gain access to wallpapers of all your favourite characters

3
3

FREE

76
Kids Paint Free

Kids Paint Free

A fun virtual finger painting app that’ll put a smile on the faces of both kids and adults alike

4
2

FREE

77
Red Bulletin

Red Bulletin

Red Bull’s monthly magazine goes digital with a vast array of exciting new visual content

5
2

FREE

78
Music Unlimited

Music Unlimited

Subscription-based app offers music on the go

4
2

FREE

79
Funny Ringtones

Funny Ringtones

It’s in the name really – a wide variety of ridiculous tones.

3
2

FREE

80
Urban Dictionary

Urban Dictionary

The webs home of slang, now straight to your mobile.

3
2

FREE

81
Lyric Legend

Lyric Legend

Beta version of the karaoke-like rhythm game

4
2

FREE

82
Blast Monkeys

Blast Monkeys

Monkey-based puzzler that’s a bit of a blast

4
2

FREE

83
4oD Catch-up

4oD Catch-up

4oD comes to the iPad at last – and getting it is a complete no-brainer while it’s free.

4
3

FREE

84
Crackle

Crackle

Yes it’s free, but the selection of films you get in the UK is so limited that this is unlikely to be of interest.

2
2

FREE

85
Vevo

Vevo

Your portal to thousands of music videos on your phone

4
2

FREE

86
Samsung Music Widget

Samsung Music Widget

Find the latest music for your Bada handset

3
3

FREE

87
Heart

Heart

Listen to Heart radio on your Nokia handset

3
2

FREE

88
Michael Jackson

Michael Jackson

The latest information. If there is any…

3
3

FREE

89
myPlayer

myPlayer

myPlayer provides access to TV and radio streams directly to your Android device.

2
1

FREE

90
The British Monarchy

The British Monarchy

Everything you ever needed to know about the British Royal Family.

2
2

FREE

91
NokiMoki-Piano
1
2

FREE

92
7digital

7digital

Digital music service gets a massive makeover

5
2

FREE

93
BBC iPlayer

BBC iPlayer

There are some minor flaws and omissions, but there’s just so much to love here.

4
2

FREE

94
Androidify

Androidify

Turn yourself into a little green robot

3
2

FREE

95
Vue

Vue

Simple movie booking app with bonus video content

4
2

FREE

96
IMDb

IMDb

World’s biggest movie database lands on the iPhone

4
2

FREE

98
Color It
4
2

FREE

100
netradio

netradio

When is net radio, not net radio? With netradio.

3
2

FREE

101
IMDb

IMDb

Look at pictures of pretty film stars on your handset

5
2

FREE

102
Amazon MP3

Amazon MP3

Who needs iTunes when you have Amazon around?

4
2

FREE

103
Mobbler

Mobbler

Listen to Last.fm radio stations

4
2

FREE

104
Virgin Radio

Virgin Radio

Listen to Virgin Radio on your Nokia…but it’s not what you think.

3
3

FREE

105
we7 Radio Plus

we7 Radio Plus

Streaming music service that won’t bite into your data allowance

4
2

FREE

106
Google Books

Google Books

Google lets you join its book club, through your phone

4
2

FREE

107
FML

FML

Today I bought the BeerGlass for WP7 app. FML

5
2

FREE

108
Captial FM

Captial FM

Listen to Capital FM on your Nokia phone

4
2

FREE

109
icanhascheezburger

icanhascheezburger

Exactly how many captioned pictures of cats is too many?

3
2

FREE

110
Graphic.ly Comics

Graphic.ly Comics

Comic book reader has potential, but not quite there

3
3

FREE

111
Odeon

Odeon

The film fanatic’s best friend. Providing you’re an Odeon loyalist

4
2

FREE

112
BBC iPlayer for Android

BBC iPlayer for Android

Your favourite catch-up TV service finally comes to Android

3
2

FREE

113
BMW TV
3
2

FREE

114
Mixzing

Mixzing

Giving iTunes a deserved kicking…

5
3

FREE

115
mVideo Player

mVideo Player

The most malleable video player yet to hit Android

4
2

FREE

116
Nokia Internet Radio

Nokia Internet Radio

Listen to a whole host of stations on your Nokia handset

3
2

FREE

117
YouTube 2.1

YouTube 2.1

Improved app means that watching YouTube on Android no longer frustrates

4
2

FREE

118
YouTube by Lazyworm

YouTube by Lazyworm

Sleeping worms apparently find the best videos

5
2

FREE

119
YouTube

YouTube

The thing you need to make videos work

3
2

FREE

120
Music Explorer

Music Explorer

Recommended music for your Nokia handset

4
2

FREE

121
We Are Pop Slags

We Are Pop Slags

Watch the latest music-related videos

1
2

FREE

122
YouTube Downloaded

YouTube Downloaded

Download YouTube videos to your Bada handset

3
2

FREE

124
Pocket BLU

Pocket BLU

Give your Blu movies an Android kick

3
2

FREE

125
OverDrive Media Console
3
2

FREE

126
DrumKit
2
3

FREE

127
5001 Amazing Facts
4
3

FREE

128
LOVEFiLM

LOVEFiLM

Manage your LOVEFiLM account on the move

3
3

FREE

129
7digital

7digital

Play all of your tracks on the go

4
2

FREE

130
TuneWiki

TuneWiki

Lets you wax lyrical with your favourite tunes and internet radio

4
2

FREE

131
Kylie Minogue

Kylie Minogue

News, pics and more – all from Kylie!

3
2

FREE

132
We7

We7

Music streaming service lands on Android (£9.99 monthly fee)

4
2

FREE

134
Virtuoso

Virtuoso

Budding music maestros can tinkle those virtual ivories together

4
2

FREE

135
Gravitarium

Gravitarium

A psychedelic creative and relaxation tool

3
2

FREE

136
WattPad

WattPad

Ebook app with free access to thousands of titles

2
3

FREE

137
The X-Factor

The X-Factor

The awful but good talent show returns with an app

2
2

FREE

138
Spotify

Spotify

Free app but £10-a-month premium subscription needed

5
2

FREE

139
JetVD: YouTube Aid

JetVD: YouTube Aid

Fed up of streaming YouTube on your phone? Now you can download the videos instead

5
2

FREE

140
Sky+

Sky+

Control your Sky+ box from your handset and record programmes on the go

4
2

FREE

141
BibleSurfer

BibleSurfer

Take the Good Book with you, wherever you may wander

4
2

FREE

142
Formula1.com 2011
4
2

FREE

143
10001 Cocktails
4
2

FREE

144
Cocktail Mixer

Cocktail Mixer

Nothing is guaranteed to make you the life and soul of the party more than getting your Windows Mobile smartphone out and waving it about, right?

4
3

FREE

145
TuneWiki
4
2

FREE

147
Dilbert Calendar

Dilbert Calendar

Do you really need to spice up your calendar this month?

2
2

FREE

148
Gig Finder

Gig Finder

Find bands playing near you and book up tickets

2
2

FREE

149
Bada Jam

Bada Jam

Create your own tunes using set effects

2
3

FREE

152
TheChanner

TheChanner

An app that promises free streaming TV but much like the Loch Ness Monster, it’s rarely seen.

1
2

FREE

154
Shotgun
1
2

FREE

155
Tate Trumps

Tate Trumps

Do you like stroking your chin in front of baffling paintings? If so, here is an app for you

3
2

FREE

156
Cirque du Soleil

Cirque du Soleil

We are big fans of the mental French circus troupe and this app helps us track their gigs around the world

2
2

FREE

157
TuneWiki
4
2

FREE

158
7 Digital
4
2

FREE

159
iBooks

iBooks

Apple’s answer to Kindle’s bookstore arrives on iPad

4
2

FREE

160
NPR

NPR

Setting the standard for online on-demand radio portals

4
2

FREE

161
Nokia Photo Browser
3
2

FREE

162
Guardian Eyewitness

Guardian Eyewitness

The finest photography from the nations most web-savvy newspaper

3
2

FREE

163
DoubleTwist

DoubleTwist

Unleash your Apple iTunes music collection with DoubleTwist

3
2

FREE

164
Playlist DJ

Playlist DJ

Instantly create new playlists that match your taste

4
2

FREE

165
IMDb Movies and TV

IMDb Movies and TV

The internet’s favourite database hits the iPad early

5
2

FREE

166
Marvel Comics

Marvel Comics

Spider-Man and Captain America have rarely looked better than on the iPad’s 9.7-inch touchscreen

4
2

FREE

167
Jam Pad
4
2

FREE

168
Player for YouTube
3
2

FREE

169
Air Guitar HD

Air Guitar HD

Now, strangely enough, you can actually play guitar on this thing

3
3

FREE

170
Sky Mobile TV

Sky Mobile TV

£35 for non-subscribers, but is it worth it for Premier League on-the-go?

3
2

FREE

171
Laputa II

Laputa II

Your portal to free ebooks on Android – complete with bookmarking and extensive online library

4
2

FREE

172
Quickpedia

Quickpedia

Qikipedia, for those who don’t have time to check Wikipedia

4
2

FREE

173
Carpe Diem Daily

Carpe Diem Daily

A list of daily ‘do’s’ – new things you can do everyday

3
2

FREE

174
Last.fm

Last.fm

Internet radio comes to Android – but beware of the bugs

3
2

FREE

175
BBC iPlayer

BBC iPlayer

A simple link from the BBC to let you watch all its on-demand programming via the specially designed website

4
2

FREE

176
Absolute Radio Touch
3
2

FREE

177
Daily Horoscope

Daily Horoscope

Mystic Meg doesn’t have a prayer when there are free apps like this one around

4
2

FREE

178
Movies

Movies

If you’re into the latest movies, it’s always handy to have an application that’s got the inside scoop on what’s coming up

3
2

FREE

179
Animated Screensavers

Animated Screensavers

Turn your BlackBerry into an old school PC with this range of screensavers

3
2

FREE

180
Xenozu

Xenozu

Stealing the best of YouTube on your BlackBerry and offering it up in a tidy package

2
2

FREE

181
TuneWiki

TuneWiki

A music player which is accompanied by lyrics to your favourite tracks

4
2

FREE

182
Spotify

Spotify

The coolest subscription-based music streaming service which turns your phone into a melody machine

4
2

FREE

183
Coloroid

Coloroid

An insanely addictive game where you have to make the entire screen one colour

4
2

FREE

184
BeebPlayer

BeebPlayer

Brings the BBC iPlayer to your Android phone. It’s unofficial but it’s all in the best possible taste

3
2

FREE

185
Google Sky Map

Google Sky Map

Look up to the sky – Is it a bird? A plane? Nope it’s Google’s Sky Map

3
2

FREE

186
Simon Says

Simon Says

A simple version of the popular childhood handheld game where you mimic the flashing buttons.

3
2

FREE

187
National Trust

National Trust

A superb and comprehensive free guide to Britain’s heritage sites

4
2

FREE

188
YouTube

YouTube

All your favourite bits of the world’s leading video site streamlined for use on the move.

5
3

FREE

189
Spotify

Spotify

Spotify is the world’s greatest music streaming service and one of our favourite iPhone music apps.

5
2

FREE

190
Concert Vault

Concert Vault

The greatest free live music archive known to mankind.

4
2

FREE

191
Sushi Touch

Sushi Touch

Spot your nagiri from your sashimi with this mobile guide to sushi.

3
2

FREE

192
Shazam

Shazam

Name that tune with the song-spotting app that hears what you do.

3
2

FREE

193
MagicBall Widget

MagicBall Widget

The mobile rebirth of the Magic 8-Ball fortune telling toy.

2
3

FREE

194
Fart Attack – Lite

Fart Attack – Lite

Drop fart bombs and play wind related practical jokes aplenty.

1
3

FREE

195
Layar

Layar

Layar is an augmented reality web browser that brings the internet to the real world and allows you to search exactly what you see.

5
2

FREE

196
Mabilo Ringtones

Mabilo Ringtones

Preview and download ringtones, ranging from chart hits to classic phone melodies.

5
2

FREE

197
Amazon MP3

Amazon MP3

Turn your Android into a music machine with Amazon’s music store and download songs without DRM.

4
2

FREE

198
Shazam

Shazam

Shazam is a music-discovery application that tells you who sings that song you just heard on TV.

4
2

FREE

199
Backgrounds

Backgrounds

With thousands of backgrounds on offer, you can select a new one each day to completely personalise your Android phone.

4
2

FREE

200
Shazam

Shazam

The souped up music recognition service comes to Windows Mobile.

4
2

FREE

201
DiDiom

DiDiom

Music collection too massive to be truly mobile? Pay to stream it with DiDiom.

4
2

FREE