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The best tools apps to organise your files, de-junk your phone, manage your time and all sorts of other tech-tricks to smooth the kinks in your digital life.

1
Flashlight-X

Flashlight-X

Review summary: it’s a good free flashlight app

5
2

FREE

2
Counters

Counters

Helping the smartphone newbie stay in control

4
2

FREE

3
Gangnam Style Ringtones

Gangnam Style Ringtones

Free ringtones you’ll eventually tire of

4
2

FREE

4
Thumba Photo Editor

Thumba Photo Editor

A worthwhile investment into photo editing

4
2

£0.79

5
Camera Extras

Camera Extras

Good idea but not always well executed

3
2

FREE

6
Creative Studio
3
3

FREE

7
Fhotoroom

Fhotoroom

Wants to be Instagram but doesn’t quite manage it

3
2

FREE

8
Lomogram

Lomogram

Why would you want to ruin your photos?

3
2

FREE

9
Podcast Lounge

Podcast Lounge

The best of the Beeby Sound

3
2

£1.49

10
Photo Funia

Photo Funia

Loads of effects but get ready to wait

2
2

FREE

11
Apict

Apict

Are we really that obsessed with virtual Polaroids?

1
3

£0.79

12
Wallpapers

Wallpapers

Nothing to be seen here

2

£1.99

13
The Magic of Reality

The Magic of Reality

A great app to read with your children that explains the mysteries of the universe.

5
2

£9.99

14
Book Creator for iPad

Book Creator for iPad

Book Creator is limiting for professionals, but for playing around with creating books, it’s well-made, easy to use and packed with potential.

4
3

£2.99

15
Agenda Calendar

Agenda Calendar

Agenda Calendar is a brilliant replacement for the built-in equivalent, with a better design and more features, without adding extra interface clutter.

4
3

£0.69

16
Anytune Pro HQ – Music Practice Perfected

Anytune Pro HQ – Music Practice Perfected

Although Anytune lacks the elegance and immediacy of Capo, it makes up for it with a strong and flexible feature set.

4
2

£11.49

17
bitly

bitly

We want much more analytics power, but it’s free and may prove useful for those who use bitly a lot.

3
2

FREE

18
Eisenhower

Eisenhower

A thoughtfully designed app, and one that really can help with your time management.

4
2

£1.99

19
Afterglow – Photo Editor

Afterglow – Photo Editor

A decent app, and something worth splashing 69p on if you’re bored of Instagram and Hipstamatic’s filters, but no great shakes.

3
2

£0.69

20
KitchenPad Timer Pro

KitchenPad Timer Pro

A must-have for the cooks out there – you’ll never burn anything again.

4
2

£1.99

21
Ita – Lists You Like

Ita – Lists You Like

Ita is an easy list maker and looks lovely, but it’s also not particularly powerful, and offers little over the built-in Reminders.

3
2

£0.69

22
My Photo Books

My Photo Books

Fans of skeuomorphism, scrapbooks, and flowery photo frames will be delighted. Otherwise this app is fairly limited in its usefulness.

3
3

£1.99

23
Everyday

Everyday

Smart face-art idea effectively implemented, but version 1.0 remains buggy.

3
2

£1.49

24
FDX Reader

FDX Reader

This is a great app if all you need to do is read a Final Draft script on your iPad without needing to make notes or amendments.

4
3

£5.49

25
Final Draft Writer

Final Draft Writer

Strikes the perfect balance between pro features and usability. By no means will it replace the desktop version but, should the need arise, Final Draft Writer provides just the right tools to create an entire script from start to finish.

4
2

£34.99

26
Finger Focus

Finger Focus

An easy way to add artsy blur to your iPhone photos.

4
2

£0.69

27
GroupShot

GroupShot

It’s a shame about the low resolution, but this app is easy to use, and produces astonishing results.

4
2

£0.69

28
Maily: Your Kids’ First Email

Maily: Your Kids’ First Email

A fun idea for kids, although multiple user accounts would be good for families with more than one child.

4
2

FREE

29
Magic Shutter

Magic Shutter

This app lets you take truly unique photos and is definitely worth a look if you fancy creating beautiful alternative images.

4
2

£1.99

30
CircleTime

CircleTime

CircleTime is confusing at first, but reveals itself to be a an interesting way of viewing your calendar. It might be overkill for many, though.

3
2

£0.69

31
Art Studio for iPad

Art Studio for iPad

One of the most feature-rich and versatile image editing and creation apps on the market, but lacks the focus of its main rivals.

4
2

£2.99

32
Chrome
4
2

FREE

33
The Trainline

The Trainline

Will this train app de-rail the opposition?

4
2

FREE

34
DJ Studio

DJ Studio

Good clean fun and a superb introduction to the possibilities of loop manipulation, but not suitable for addition to a pro DJ setup.

4
2

FREE

35
DM-1 The Drum Machine

DM-1 The Drum Machine

Great fun, wildly intuitive, filled with classic sounds, but marginally outclassed by apps only slightly more expensive.

4
2

£5.49

36
Drafts

Drafts

An ideal app (and at an insta-buy price-point) for anyone whose life in part involves jotting down and sharing ideas.

4
2

£1.49

37
Camera Awesome

Camera Awesome

Slightly grabby with the IAP, but otherwise an excellent free photography app up there with the best of them.

4
2

FREE

38
Checkmark

Checkmark

It adds some clever features over its competitors, but it’s also lacking some. A good app, but not essential.

3
2

£1.99

39
Prospectus Library

Prospectus Library

This will be a four-star-plus app once more prospectuses are available. A brilliant idea.

4
3

FREE

40
Prizmo

Prizmo

This app applies OCR to everyday situations, with great results.

4
2

£6.99

41
Pris: A Unique Mobile Camera

Pris: A Unique Mobile Camera

Instagram enthusiasts will like its camera features, video enthusiasts will like its widescreen video. We like just about everything!

4
2

£1.49

42
Postage Rates UK

Postage Rates UK

A near perfect timesaver for regular eBayers and letter senders.

4
2

£1.49

43
Put Things Off

Put Things Off

Put Things Off isn’t bad, but it’s just not as good as its peers, such as the excellent Things.

3
2

£1.49

44
Portal: Full Screen Browser

Portal: Full Screen Browser

Some useful features and an innovative user interface, albeit one that’s not without its frustrations.

2
2

£1.49

45
Tube Pro

Tube Pro

The best YoutTube client bar none

5
3

FREE

46
Health Choices

Health Choices

Doctor, doctor, I’ve swallowed my phone!

4
2

FREE

47
Booze Roulette

Booze Roulette

Your turn to buy the drinks

3
2

£0.79

48
TV Size Calculator

TV Size Calculator

Seven inches isn’t that long apparently

4
3

FREE

49
Turbo Camera

Turbo Camera

Turn your Windows Phone into one of them high-falutin’ Android cameras

3
3

£0.79

50
Petrol Price Finder UK

Petrol Price Finder UK

Is it good? Yes. Could it be better? Yup.

3
3

FREE

51
WP Bench

WP Bench

An excellent way to check on your phone’s power

4
2

£0.79

52
Nocs

Nocs

Simple but excellent configuration app for your Nocs headphones

5
3

FREE

53
Google Chrome

Google Chrome

It’s hobbled in a couple of important ways compared to Safari, but Chrome offers enough new features to win some people over – especially if you use the desktop version.

4
2

FREE

54
Translator

Translator

This will totally blow your mind

5
2

FREE

55
Photosynth

Photosynth

Your photos – with a 360 degree spin

4
3

FREE

56
MyEncyclopedia

MyEncyclopedia

Wikipedia turned into a fairly boring app

3
2

FREE

57
Gifture

Gifture

Gifture could be (albeit very limited, short-term) fun. But as it stands, it doesn’t work, so it’s no fun at all.

1
3

FREE

58
Jobsite

Jobsite

Do you smoke? Duncan Bannatyne won’t hire you

3
2

FREE

59
Dictionary

Dictionary

Looking up rude words is now so much easier

4
2

FREE

60
Flashlight

Flashlight

Another helpful app to have around

3
2

FREE

61
Kitchen Timer

Kitchen Timer

Too bug-filled to recommend

1
3

FREE

62
Explain Everything

Explain Everything

Despite its all encompassing title, Explain Everything is a well-rounded functional app, but doesn’t quite have all the answers yet.

3
2

£1.99

63
ScreenChomp

ScreenChomp

A fun, free and simple way to share information between young children and teachers, but its juvenile interface may alienate older kids.

3
2

FREE

64
LED Flashlight

LED Flashlight

We’ve all used our phones as torches, right?

3
2

FREE

65
Toggle

Toggle

Save the battery, save the world

5
2

FREE

66
Birthdays

Birthdays

Perfect for those that forget to buy presents every year

4
2

£0.79

67
SAS Survival Guide

SAS Survival Guide

Nothing about skinning a squirrel or anything though

4
2

£2.99

68
Dropbox Viewer

Dropbox Viewer

For all your online storage needs

4
2

FREE

69
Snow Report

Snow Report

Keeping track of your snow

4
2

FREE

70
TiltShiftGen

TiltShiftGen

The better of the TiltShift apps

4
3

£0.99

71
Face Mask

Face Mask

Putting HILARIOUS cartoons over your mates’ faces

3
2

FREE

72
Star Chart

Star Chart

Uncovering the secrets of the night sky

3
2

£1.99

73
Cocktail Flow

Cocktail Flow

Too expensive and not enough info

2
2

£2.29

74
Tilt Shift

Tilt Shift

Image alterations that take a lot of work

2
2

£1.49

75
TvPyx

TvPyx

Still just a glorified EPG

1
2

FREE

76
SkyDrive

SkyDrive

Files and shiz? TO THE CLOUD!

5
3

FREE

77
Collins: My First Dictionary

Collins: My First Dictionary

My First Dictionary is a reasonably priced, pleasant app, and a fun learning tool for children starting school.

4
2

£2.49

78
Condition ONE

Condition ONE

A new way of experiencing video that’s capable of an astonishing level of immersion. The iPad was made for apps like this!

4
2

FREE

79
The Weather Channel
3
2

FREE

80
30/30

30/30

It can’t quite replace a regular to-do list, but 30/30 can really help you manage your time each day.

4
2

FREE

81
Any.DO

Any.DO

Free, beautifully designed, well thought-out and often ingenious. It’s not quite perfect, but it’s not far off.

4
2

FREE

82
Coach’s Eye

Coach’s Eye

We were impressed with Coach’s Eye; it’s hard to see how athletes and coaches wouldn’t benefit from it. With a bit of TLC from the magic sponge and it will be up and running with the pros in no time.

4
2

FREE

83
Blogshelf

Blogshelf

Not actively bad, but not good enough, either. You’d be better off with Flipboard, The Early Edition or Reeder, instead.

2
2

FREE

84
Firefox for Android beta

Firefox for Android beta

Foxy – you bet, welcome to mobile browsing of the future

5
3

FREE

85
Smart Tools

Smart Tools

Measure for measure, the best tool-based app on the market

4
3

£1.60

86
Network Dashboard
4
2

FREE

87
Tiler

Tiler

Making Windows Phone your own

4
2

£0.79

88
Isle of Wight Festival 2012

Isle of Wight Festival 2012

Your guide to all the island’s festivities

4
3

FREE

89
123D Catch

123D Catch

Enormous fun, but not perfect yet. However, it’s difficult to argue with the price – or rather, lack of it.

3
2

FREE

90
Clear

Clear

We love the idea – Clear is visually stunning, and the UI is perfect for iPhone – but serious task masters need more robust tools.

4
2

£1.99

91
Adobe Proto

Adobe Proto

Proto is a very basic wireframing tool with some great features including gesture-based controls, but its lack of export and workflow shortcomings make it difficult to wholeheartedly recommend.

3
3

£6.99

92
Smoovie

Smoovie

Incredibly easy to use and will make you animate inanimate objects in seconds, as long as you own an iPad 2.

4
3

£2.99

93
StreamZoo

StreamZoo

Insta, who? Instagram has sold out so is StreamZoo its replacement?

4
2

FREE

94
National Rail Enquiries
3
2

FREE

95
ZonkOut Timer

ZonkOut Timer

Taps into the sleep sweet spot in your iTunes library.

4
2

£0.69

96
500px

500px

A window into some gorgeous photography; a source of inspiration for photographers and of delight for everyone.

4
2

FREE

97
AirDisk Pro

AirDisk Pro

A potentially handy app, currently held back by some stability problems.

3
3

£1.49

98
Print n share

Print n share

Difficult to set up, but once you’ve got it working, it offers a great range of print options.

4
2

£5.99

99
Procreate

Procreate

Some hugely impressive tools and an interface ideal for artists make this a great painting app.

4
2

£2.99

100
Quickoffice Pro HD

Quickoffice Pro HD

The smartest, as well as one of the most affordable, full-features iOS office suites.

5
1

£13.99

101
Quad Camera

Quad Camera

Make magical images with this super-fun camera app.

4
2

£1.49

102
pxl.

pxl.

The interface feels a bit out of place on iOS, but it’s a fun app, and produces interesting results.

4
2

£0.69

103
ConnectivityShortcuts

ConnectivityShortcuts

A simple way to make sure your battery is up to scratch

4
2

FREE

104
Tie Mentor

Tie Mentor

Flip tie, make a knot

4
2

FREE

105
HeadsUpCompass

HeadsUpCompass

Lost in the wilderness? Not sure how much this will help…

3
2

£0.79

106
WeatherLive

WeatherLive

Information on the skies you didn’t think you needed

3
2

£1.29

107
My Reading List

My Reading List

Keeping a track on the words you want to look at

3
2

£0.79

108
QR Business Card

QR Business Card

Oh hello sir, please let me show you my phone

3
2

FREE

109
First Aid

First Aid

Learning what to do in the event of a crisis

2
2

FREE

110
Sky Cloud

Sky Cloud

Impressive app to get you Wi-Fi on the go

5
3

FREE

111
Noteshelf

Noteshelf

Everyone who owns an iPad should get this app. And other developers should watch and learn

5
2

£3.99

112
Nooka

Nooka

Nooka is a beautifully-designed novelty clock app with loads of customisation options. Very stylish and a lot of fun.

4
2

£0.69

113
Numbers

Numbers

Data analysis just got good on the iPad. Still, the iWork apps need a better file sync system.

4
2

£6.99

114
Notion

Notion

A comprehensive score creation/editing tool with beautiful sound, but let down by stability issues.

3
2

£10.49

115
Llama

Llama

A stunning freebie app that’s a must for all android users – this little gem allows you to activate apps or actions based on your location.

5
2

FREE

116
Aurasma Lite

Aurasma Lite

Aurasma brings static images to life, via the magic of augmented reality

4
2

FREE

117
Graffiti Me

Graffiti Me

Not an app most people are likely to use more than half a dozen times, but it’s reasonably well done.

3
2

£0.69

118
SpeedLock – Multi Unlock

SpeedLock – Multi Unlock

An elegant slide-to-unlock solution that’s made with BB users in mind

4
2

£1.00

119
Barefoot World Atlas

Barefoot World Atlas

Thanks to the fantastic interface children will love exploring this atlas, but watch out – it’s a large app to download.

3
2

£5.49

120
Classique Camera

Classique Camera

Save your money and go for Instagram, which is free and offers more filters. That is, unless you desperately want these effects for video.

2
3

£0.69

121
Instagram

Instagram

Old-school photography gets a new school makeover

5
2

FREE

122
Convertr

Convertr

Convertr quickly converts values of all sorts, and the beautifully-designed interface makes it one of the most flexible we’ve seen.

4
2

£1.49

123
AntiCrop

AntiCrop

Mixed results are an understatement, only of use for the most clutter free of landscape shots.

2
2

£0.69

124
Cinemagram

Cinemagram

A superb way of capturing a moment, with an easy-to-use process – even if the app needs a little polish.

4
2

FREE

125
Photo Movie Creator

Photo Movie Creator

Won’t make you Kubrick, but still decent

4
2

£1.99

126
iDarkroom

iDarkroom

iDarkroom is terrific fun at a very reasonable price, though is limited overall

3
3

£0.69

127
Cartoon Camera

Cartoon Camera

Will make your face look more than a little funny

3
2

FREE

128
Easy Battery Saver

Easy Battery Saver

Brilliant app which actually works

4
2

FREE

129
Frame Grabber

Frame Grabber

Finally, something original on Google Play

4
2

£2.49

130
Photoshop Touch

Photoshop Touch

A great mix of practical tools and fun creative effects, that more than lives up the Photoshop monicker

5
2

£6.99

131
Articles – The Wikipedia app

Articles – The Wikipedia app

A jewel of an app; we can’t wait to try the iPad version

4
2

£1.99

132
Avid Studio

Avid Studio

Avid Studio for iPad shows a lot of promise, but it has many nagging glitches which could make it frustrating to use over time

3
2

£2.99

133
Frost
4
2

FREE

134
Evi

Evi

A promising Siri rival, if currently too unreliable to be a replacement instead of a companion app.

2
2

£0.69

135
Animoto Video Slideshows

Animoto Video Slideshows

You can create an unlimited number of beautiful 30-second slideshows for free. What’s not to like?

4
2

FREE

136
Artifact

Artifact

A slick-looking app that makes some rather bold claims, but doesn’t quite live up to them.

3
2

£1.49

137
DoInk Drawing and Animation

DoInk Drawing and Animation

Not complex, but a lot of fun; DoInk is an app that lets animators of all abilities get started in no time.

3
2

£2.99

138
Capture – The Quick Video Camera

Capture – The Quick Video Camera

A good idea, decently implemented. We’d like to have seen more guidance on how video is saved

4
3

£0.69

139
Affagato

Affagato

It’s handy as a brief, pocket guide to all things coffee, but by no means perfect

3
2

£0.69

140
Audium

Audium

We can get behind hiding the Music app’s clutter, but Audium could do with settings to personalise its appearance and behaviour.

2
2

£0.69

141
Pocket Recorder

Pocket Recorder

One of the best apps on Windows Phone

5
3

£0.79

142
Flashlight 7

Flashlight 7

And on one of the days, he said ‘Let there be light…’

4
2

FREE

143
Nokia Maps

Nokia Maps

A confusing alternative mapping experience to Bing Maps

2
2

FREE

144
Zapd

Zapd

Easy websites for everyone at light speed. It’s limited , but what it does, it does with aplomb

4
2

FREE

145
Disposable Hipstamatic

Disposable Hipstamatic

Great for sharing fun moments with friends, but it feels like the app isn’t quite finished yet

3
3

FREE

146
iBBQ

iBBQ

All you need to have a great summertime barbecue, packaged up in a thoughtful interface

4
2

FREE

147
Koder

Koder

A focused feature-set, and incredible price make for a great code editor despite the lack of SFTP

4
2

£3.99

148
Transparent Screen

Transparent Screen

Genius idea works pretty well in practise

3
2

FREE

149
Delivery Status Touch

Delivery Status Touch

Perfect for tracking post and courier deliveries from the palm of your hand

4
2

£2.99

150
Event Check-in

Event Check-in

Slick looks and flawless operation, but the price limits its audience to enterprise users

4
2

FREE

151
Cueframe

Cueframe

A nice way to handle your task list, but it needs some polish

3
2

£1.49

152
Paper Camera

Paper Camera

Not exactly a camera made out of paper but as near as darn it

5
2

£1.19

153
Photo Studio

Photo Studio

Tweak and improve your photos with this free app

4
2

FREE

154
BlackBerry Protect

BlackBerry Protect

Track your phone and back up data with this essential service

5
3

FREE

155
2 Sugars

2 Sugars

Nice design, but it would benefit from a reminders function

3
2

£0.69

156
Decibel Meter

Decibel Meter

Noise, noise everwhere – nowhere to think

4
2

£0.79

157
2011 World Facts

2011 World Facts

Perfect if you’re a geography GCSE student

3
2

£0.79

158
Fantasia Painter

Fantasia Painter

Thankfully not a Disney finger-painting game

3
2

£1.49

159
Mood Light

Mood Light

Oh so stupid but we still love its gumption

3
2

£0.79

160
Tablet Keyboard

Tablet Keyboard

It’s a keyboard for your, er, tablet

4
3

FREE

161
DK Quick Cook

DK Quick Cook

A good cooking app, but it needs a few tweaks

3
2

£3.99

162
DocuSign Ink

DocuSign Ink

Not enough of a time-saver to really be worth the effort

2
2

FREE

163
GIF SHOP

GIF SHOP

Knock out animation in no time

5
2

£0.69

164
FL Studio Mobile HD

FL Studio Mobile HD

It’s got gritty sounds and a clean interface, but FL Studio Mobile is currently too simplistic for the price

3
2

£13.99

165
Wunderlist HD

Wunderlist HD

You’ll be astounded that something so good is being given away

5
2

FREE

166
ZumoCast

ZumoCast

It’s so easy to set up and use; you’ll never be without a song or video again.

4
2

FREE

167
BassLine Analog Modeling Synthesiser

BassLine Analog Modeling Synthesiser

There’s not a wide range of sounds in it, but this is a well-featured app at a great price.

4
2

£2.49

168
Chronolite

Chronolite

Cook all your ingredients to perfection with these timers.

4
2

FREE

169
CoinKeeper: Budget and expense tracking

CoinKeeper: Budget and expense tracking

A brilliantly visual way to track your spending, even if it can be a little confusing at first.

4
2

£1.99

170
Big Lens

Big Lens

Useful on occasions, but ultimately the developer’s claims turn out to be hyperbole. The filters are fun, but you can get more from the free Instagram app.

3
3

£0.69

171
Live Cams HD

Live Cams HD

An insight into areas th world over you might not otherwise have seen.

4
2

FREE

172
Luminance

Luminance

A terrific companion to your camera and iPad, if not the complete Photoshop killer we’re still waiting for.

4
2

£0.69

173
It’s Playing

It’s Playing

It’s very easy to use, but if you’re looking to playback 720p MKV files, you’d be better off looking elsewhere.

3
2

£1.49

174
Adobe Carousel

Adobe Carousel

If you’re a pro out in the field hooking up your DSLR to your iPad, it’s worth a look, but iPhone-only users will be left disappointed

3
2

FREE

175
London Bus Checker – Live Countdown for Every Stop

London Bus Checker – Live Countdown for Every Stop

A handy app when you’re trying to get from A to B, although a little on the pricey side for simple info

3
2

£1.99

176
Dropbox for iPhone

Dropbox for iPhone

The free 2GB account may sound poky, but use it wisely and you may never have to pay to upgrade

4
3

FREE

177
AirSync by Double Twist

AirSync by Double Twist

Wirelessly sync your music to your Android device

4
2

£4.99

178
Hooked

Hooked

App that gets you hook, line and sinker

3
2

FREE

179
4Eyes

4Eyes

A useful search tool, though it could do with an easier way to switch engines

4
2

£0.69

180
AirCassette

AirCassette

A thoroughly essential total and utter waste of money for music lovers of a certain age

4
2

£1.49

181
Codify

Codify

Curious about building games on your iPad? Codify offers a terrific sandbox to do exactly that

4
2

£5.49

182
Philips BatterySense

Philips BatterySense

A piece of brilliant interface design, but the figures are not something to be relied upon

2
2

FREE

183
Animoog

Animoog

A rich, visually appealing and immersive live synth experience with fantastic sounds and plenty of scope.

5
2

£20.99

184
Aelios Weather

Aelios Weather

Gorgeous, and a great screensaver for a docked iPad. If only predicting the weather was infallible!

4
2

£2.99

185
AirBoard

AirBoard

No more fights over who gets to stand at the whiteboard in meetings. Use AirBoard instead.

4
3

FREE

186
Animation Desk

Animation Desk

Perfect for anyone even vaguely interested in 2D animation. A great tool for experienced animators to jot down concepts on the go

4
2

£2.99

187
Skitch

Skitch

We can see why Evernote was interested in this app

4
2

FREE

188
Lovefilm By Post

Lovefilm By Post

Movie service finally comes to Android but where’s the streaming?

3
2

FREE

189
Budget Book

Budget Book

BudgetBook doesn’t have the prettiest interface, but it does allow you to track business and personal budgets, which is a bonus.

4
2

£0.69

190
Fileboard

Fileboard

An attractive way to handle documents for email, but it’s severely lacking in features.

2
2

FREE

191
Out Of Milk Shopping List
4
2

FREE

192
WebMD

WebMD

Doctor, doctor I have an app in my hand

4
2

FREE

193
Catch Notes

Catch Notes

Note-taking app hits the right note

4
2

FREE

194
Iris (alpha)
3
3

FREE

195
Trip Advisor

Trip Advisor

An app to advise you on trips

3
2

FREE

196
FILMiC Pro

FILMiC Pro

If you’re serious about using your iPhone to record video, this app will unleash your camera’s true potential.

5
3

£1.99

197
GoodReader

GoodReader

The most versatile file reading, playing and access tool on the platform.

5
3

£2.99

198
How Stuff Works

How Stuff Works

Great portal to the renowned website that covers just about everything.

4
2

FREE

199
Night Stand HD

Night Stand HD

A stunning way to display a wealth of web-based info.

4
2

£1.49

200
iSyncr for PC (Mac version also available)

iSyncr for PC (Mac version also available)

Sync iTunes playlists, rate music and build playlists directly from your device.

4
2

£1.99

201
PocketCloud

PocketCloud

Access your computer, files and desktop apps securely from your mobile device.

4
2

£9.51

202
Ringdroid

Ringdroid

Create ringtones from your own music library, or record new ones on the fly!

4
2

FREE

203
Symphony of Colours

Symphony of Colours

Beautiful Colours hidden in the shapes. Touch and feel.

4
2

FREE

204
Photowall Upgrade

Photowall Upgrade

Show your gallery and Facebook photos right on your wallpaper!

3
2

£0.59

205
A+ Picture Effects and Photo Editor

A+ Picture Effects and Photo Editor

A powerful tool for applying effects to your photos

4
2

£0.99

206
InstaPhoto

InstaPhoto

Is this Instagram for BlackBerry, or just another photo tweaker

4
3

£2.99

207
Composite

Composite

We love this app. It lets you create brilliant works of art, is highly original and a whole load of fun.

5
2

FREE

208
Coffee Cellar

Coffee Cellar

An easy and pretty way for coffee connoisseurs to keep track of their favourite blends.

4
2

£1.99

209
Cinemek Storyboard Composer HD

Cinemek Storyboard Composer HD

Not as comprehensive as we’d expect for the money, but still a very handy tool for amateur film-makers.

3
2

£10.49

210
Wi-Fi Finder

Wi-Fi Finder

Do we really need to explain what this one is about?

4
2

FREE

211
Pixlr-o-Matic

Pixlr-o-Matic

Camera app that will pimp out your images for free

4
2

FREE

212
SAS Survival

SAS Survival

There’s lots of good info here; it’s just not presented especially well.

3
2

£3.99

213
Evernote: Peek

Evernote: Peek

An innovative use of the Smart Cover to help your revision.

4
2

FREE

214
Home Space Planning Design Tool (Mark on Call HD)

Home Space Planning Design Tool (Mark on Call HD)

A great way to redesign your home, but would benefit from some more furniture.

4
2

£2.99

215
Dolphin Browser HD

Dolphin Browser HD

Want a more socially focused web browser than Safari? Then you need this on your iPad.

5
2

FREE

216
Keybox

Keybox

A simple and secure way of storing passwords, personal details and even images.

5
2

FREE

217
iFontMaker

iFontMaker

Ignore the slightly gimmicky pitch – iFontMaker offers plenty of flexibility and options to create a custom typeface.

4
3

£4.99

218
FileBrowser

FileBrowser

Setting up isn’t for the faint of heart, but this is a great app for transferring files.

4
3

£2.49

219
Avid Scorch

Avid Scorch

Great transposition/instrument part functions and lots of scores available, but a few issues currently.

3
2

£5.49

220
Miren Browser

Miren Browser

Superb mobile browsing experience that is everything you want

5
2

FREE

221
Memory Booster

Memory Booster

Thanks for (freeing up) the memories

4
3

FREE

222
Grow Your Own

Grow Your Own

This guides you every step of the way, from sowing seeds to harvest time. Fantastic.

5
3

FREE

223
AirBeam

AirBeam

Whether you use it as a tool or as a toy is up to you, but there’s no denying the usefulness of this app.

4
2

£2.49

224
Wikidroid for Wikipedia

Wikidroid for Wikipedia

Wikipedia on the move has never been so easy.

5
2

FREE

225
Chordbot Pro

Chordbot Pro

This app is an excellent companion to any song-writing musician.

4
2

£3.00

226
Thesaurus Free

Thesaurus Free

The adverts are annoying, but other than that this is a decent free app to help you spice up your vocabulary.

3
2

FREE

227
Lookout Mobile Security

Lookout Mobile Security

Seeking to protect all of your most prized smartphone belongings, Lookout Mobile Security is another app hoping to provide the entire security experience.

5
3

FREE

228
Obenkyo

Obenkyo

Learn Katakana, Hiragana and up to 2200+ Kanji

5
2

FREE

229
SafeWallet

SafeWallet

SafeWallet encrypts your most valuable codes and documents, keeping them safe from prying eyes.

4
3

£2.44

230
CNET Reviews

CNET Reviews

Great for when you’re on-the-go and need a review delivered straight to your phone.

3
2

FREE

231
Doodlepad

Doodlepad

Simple, effective and doodly… all we’re looking for really

5
2

FREE

232
Photo Studio

Photo Studio

Supercharge the effects from your camera

4
3

£2.29

233
Clever Translate

Clever Translate

Toucher mes fesses, c’est la vie

4
3

FREE

234
Handy Scan

Handy Scan

Take and make documents wherever you go

3
2

£2.29

235
System View

System View

A superb tool for the developers among us

3
2

FREE

236
Yell

Yell

Need something nearby? Just Yell

3
3

FREE

237
WordBook Dictionary

WordBook Dictionary

Surely the internet is good enough for these things nowadays?

3
2

£2.29

238
Talking Alarm Clock

Talking Alarm Clock

A bed partner you might not always want

3
2

£0.79

239
Hot UK Deals

Hot UK Deals

Getting stuff cheaper – it’s everyone’s dream

3
2

FREE

240
All Recipes Dinner Spinner
3

FREE

241
Google Chrome to Phone

Google Chrome to Phone

Sharing content between Google Chrome and your Phone made fast and easy.

5
2

FREE

242
MiniNote

MiniNote

If you have a fondness of scribbling down random thoughts or things you need to do on random pieces of paper, MiniNote could be the app equivalent.

4
3

FREE

243
Bento

Bento

A superb 1.0; it’s not perfect yet, but it’s very good, and a steal at £2.99.

4
2

£2.99

244
Calendar in Status Bar

Calendar in Status Bar

With its Ronsonesque title, this isn’t an app that’s liable to confuse anyone as to its purpose.

3
2

£1.00

245
Survival Manual

Survival Manual

Download the US Army Survival Manual to your SD card before heading out on that trip to undiscovered country.

3
2

£0.62

246
Don’t Get Me Wrong

Don’t Get Me Wrong

A good, fun idea, but the app is hampered by being incomplete – and occasionally wide of the mark.

2
2

£0.69

247
Calculate by QxMD

Calculate by QxMD

Proving that apps do a little more than break up a mundane day, Calculate by QxMD provides point-of-care information to help aid professionals in the medical industry.

5
2

FREE

248
Sketchbook Mobile

Sketchbook Mobile

This app is a veritable touchscreen etch-a-sketch with the ability to craft pretty much everything you desire.

4
2

£1.20

249
Wi-Fi Analyser

Wi-Fi Analyser

A great free app that gives you the power to keep an eye on the status of your Wi-Fi network.

5
2

FREE

250
Bluetooth File Transfer

Bluetooth File Transfer

Funnily enough, this app is dedicated to Bluetooth file transfers. It does the job pretty well, but a few frustrations may take the smile off your face.

4
2

FREE

251
ezPDF Reader

ezPDF Reader

Price point aside, there is a lot to like about this PDF reader as it provides a great UI and some useful features.

4
2

£1.18

252
Root Explorer

Root Explorer

Once you’ve recovered from the disappointment of finding out this isn’t a dentistry simulator, you should be pleasantly surprised by the powerful file manager you find instead.

4
2

£2.40

253
Insight Timer Meditation Timer

Insight Timer Meditation Timer

A simple but effective app that provides you with crystal clear chimes for timing your yoga.

3
2

£1.21

254
Jorte

Jorte

Jorte aims to the give you the feel of a paper personal organiser on your Android smartphone.

4
2

FREE

255
Antivirus Free AVG

Antivirus Free AVG

Great antivirus app to keep your smartphone protected from internet nasties.

5
2

FREE

256
AudioManager Pro

AudioManager Pro

Makes sound management easy, but doesn’t supply a wealth of features and struggles to justify the ‘Pro’ moniker.

3
2

£1.99

257
KORG iMS20

KORG iMS20

Ever dreamed of owning a classic synth? Treat yourself to one of the finest…

5
2

£22.99

258
Day One (Journal)

Day One (Journal)

Obstacle-free note-taking with instant Dropbox sync. We like.

4
2

£1.49

259
BeatMaker 2 for iPad

BeatMaker 2 for iPad

Definitely no GarageBand, and it stings at four times the price, but for beats you won’t find much better.

3
2

£13.99

260
Do It (Tomorrow)

Do It (Tomorrow)

Always looking for a workaround rather than work? Then this is for you

3
2

FREE

261
Photosmith

Photosmith

Only of real use to the ardent Lightroom fan prepared to put up with all the file transfer obstacles.

2
3

£10.99

262
Bistromath

Bistromath

It goes beyond anally retentive, but does a tricky job with elegance.

4
2

£1.99

263
Gorillacam Pro

Gorillacam Pro

It’s not all-singing and dancing, but it is free.

4
2

FREE

264
Portal Soundboard

Portal Soundboard

Former PC/console soundboard mini-game revitalised

3
2

FREE

265
Cycle Hire Widget

Cycle Hire Widget

Locate the nearest bike hire points to your location, wherever you are in the world

5
2

£1.75

266
Job Search

Job Search

Straightforward job search engine that gives you instant access to all sorts of potential employment opportunities

5
2

FREE

267
Go Launcher EX

Go Launcher EX

Automatically sorting out your life, Go Launcher EX creates shortcuts for all your most frequently used apps

5
2

FREE

268
Ultimate Guitar Tabs

Ultimate Guitar Tabs

A polished guitar app with access to around 300,000 tabs

4
3

£1.85

269
Retro Camera Plus

Retro Camera Plus

Convert all your pics into old school style photographs

3
2

£1.85

270
Audiogalaxy

Audiogalaxy

Transfer all your tracks from your desktop to your phone completely for free

5
2

FREE

271
Wacom Bamboo App

Wacom Bamboo App

Transform your iPad into a digital notepad and share all your ideas in any way you choose, including handwritten notes, doodles, sketches and more.

4
2

FREE

272
Dictionary.com

Dictionary.com

Brush up on your diction and find out more about the words you use or if you feel like it, look up some new ones.

4
2

FREE

273
Documents To Go

Documents To Go

A very handy portable office application that allows you to do all your office work on the move.

4
2

£6.99

274
UK Driving Theory Test

UK Driving Theory Test

A really rather quality and handy tool to assist you pass the dreaded theory test

5
2

£3.08

275
Fretter

Fretter

Get to grips with complex chords on your guitar. With video demonstrations and chord playback, it’s the perfect way to learn some of those more obscure chords.

3
2

£1.68

276
Interactive Sketchbook

Interactive Sketchbook

A useful app that’s developing quickly, but can still be hard to use.

3
2

£2.99

277
Samsung Smart View

Samsung Smart View

Turn your Samsung Galaxy S2 into a TV

4
3

FREE

278
Subsonic Music Streamer

Subsonic Music Streamer

It’s not the slickest but it is a very competent streaming app.

4
2

FREE

279
Blogsy

Blogsy

A terrific tool for bloggers that makes it a cinch to add images and video to posts, and is a bargain to boot.

4
2

£2.99

280
MyView: Player & Server

MyView: Player & Server

Video streamer that has a few flaws

3
2

FREE

281
Monochromia – Black & White Photography

Monochromia – Black & White Photography

Simple, great value photo app for moody, thoughtful images.

4
2

FREE

282
Switch – Multi-user web-browser

Switch – Multi-user web-browser

A beautiful solution to a very real iPad problem. Will be better for a few tweaks, though.

4
3

£2.99

283
Who Is It – LED Light Alerts for Contacts
4
1

FREE

284
WhatsApp Messenger

WhatsApp Messenger

Free inter-mobile messaging. Where’s the flaw in that?

2
3

FREE

285
Gibsons Learn & Master Guitar

Gibsons Learn & Master Guitar

Partly an advert, but the tuner is quite useful.

3
2

FREE

286
Voodoo Control

Voodoo Control

An audio improvement tool for your Samsung Galaxy S that is definitely worth a download.

4
3

FREE

287
WordReference.com Dictionaries

WordReference.com Dictionaries

This app gives you access to WordReference’s popular dictionaries on your phone.

4
2

FREE

288
ES Security Manager

ES Security Manager

ES Security Manager is fairly basic, but nonetheless is a very useful free app for protecting your Android smartphone.

4
2

FREE

289
3G Watchdog Pro

3G Watchdog Pro

Very handy app that tracks your data usage, so you will never go over your limit again.

5
2

£2.02

290
TouchUp

TouchUp

An innovative image editor that offers the freedom to experiment. Slick, fast and fun to use.

4
2

£5.99

291
Documents To Go 3.0

Documents To Go 3.0

This app allows you to view Microsoft Word, Excel and Powerpoint files for free on your Android smartphone.

4
2

FREE

292
QuickPic

QuickPic

This picture gallery makes sorting your photos a doddle. Just don’t expect it to do much else.

4
2

FREE

293
Foodspotting

Foodspotting

Tastily presented social app that presses the right buttons for food aesthetes.

4
2

FREE

294
FX Photo Studio HD

FX Photo Studio HD

An enjoyable and entertaining app that can genuinely enhance your photographs.

4
2

£1.79

295
Dragon Dictation

Dragon Dictation

A nice mobile version of Dragon, but speech recognition’s clunky edge is hard to ignore.

3
2

FREE

296
Screen Shot FREE

Screen Shot FREE

No watermarks, no fussing, no cost – too good to be true?

4
2

FREE

297
3D Camera

3D Camera

Don’t expect Avatar-like effects

2
2

£0.79

298
Phone 8

Phone 8

This must have seemed like a good idea at some point

2
3

£0.79

299
iAnnotate PDF

iAnnotate PDF

iAnnotate makes PDF notation a cinch on the iPad

5
2

£5.99

300
Super 8

Super 8

There are other ‘shoot with an old camera’ apps out there, but and extremely well done.

4
2

£0.59

301
Keynote

Keynote

There’s some real power here, but compatibility with the Mac version has yet to manifest.

3
2

£5.99

302
British Airways

British Airways

Updated app, offers boarding pass access and more

4
2

FREE

303
PhotoFunia

PhotoFunia

Add effects to your photos with this easy to use app.

3
2

FREE

304
How to Tie a Tie

How to Tie a Tie

Neck wear got you in a twist? This app will help.

3
2

FREE

305
NHS Direct

NHS Direct

Doctor, doctor, I’ve got a strange case of appi-ness

3
3

FREE

306
eScrap App

eScrap App

You’re very own iPhone scrap book

3
2

FREE

307
Stars 3D

Stars 3D

The infinite night sky, brought to you in 3D

4
2

£0.79

308
Super Tube HD

Super Tube HD

Love to download YouTube? There’s a (WP7) app for that

4
2

£0.99

309
Maps Pro

Maps Pro

Sluggish, erratic but full of functionality

3
2

£0.79

310
DSLR Remote HD

DSLR Remote HD

Expensive, but it works. Serious about photos? You’ll easily find a way of making it worth the price.

5
2

£29.99

311
Email ‘n Walk

Email ‘n Walk

To get adequate warning, you’d have to hold your iPhone at an odd angle.

3
2

£0.59

312
Office Calculator Pro

Office Calculator Pro

Calculator purpose built for office life.

4
2

£1.14

313
Opera Mini Web Browser 6.0

Opera Mini Web Browser 6.0

The best browser for the Nokia bar none

5
2

FREE

314
Arcus Dictionary

Arcus Dictionary

A portable dictionary that’s easy to use.

4
2

£0.87

315
Camera 360

Camera 360

Camera effects app for Android.

3
2

£2.47

316
Flare

Flare

A whole new theme for your handset

3
2

FREE

317
Music Ringtone
1
2

FREE

318
Sonos Controller

Sonos Controller

Control your Sonos music streaming through this handy Android app

4
2

FREE

319
EyeTV by Elgato

EyeTV by Elgato

Little wrong with the app, though bandwidth can make the experience quite frustrating.

4
2

£2.99

320
D-Desk

D-Desk

A nice idea that’s crying out for some added features, but it’s definitely worth having.

3
2

FREE

321
Awareness

Awareness

A fantastic idea, but too much hassle to use

2
3

£1.19

322
Dictionary and Thesaurus – Dictionary.com
4
2

FREE

323
Art Rage

Art Rage

Huge fun for amateur daubers and a highly credible app for trad-media artists, too.

4
2

£3.99

324
0870

0870

A vital app for anyone calling an 0870 or 0845 number, despite its imperfections.

4
2

£0.59

325
8mm Vintage Camera

8mm Vintage Camera

If you’re looking for some fun effects to add while you’re recording video, this app works a treat.

4
2

£1.19

326
Corkulous

Corkulous

A great way to share your brainstorms in a presentable and easy style.

3
2

£2.99

327
UniQPass: Password Wallet

UniQPass: Password Wallet

Virtual wallet to keep all your credit card information safe

4
2

£1.49

328
Street View on Google Maps

Street View on Google Maps

Give Peg Man a new mobile home and invite Street View to your smartphone

4
3

FREE

329
Wikitude World Browser

Wikitude World Browser

Augmented reality app on steroids

4
2

FREE

330
Little Life

Little Life

A more efficient way to bore people with pics of your kids

3
2

£0.99

331
Sky Map

Sky Map

Twinkle, twinkle little app, what’s in the sky? I need a map

3
2

£0.99

332
Google Search

Google Search

Like Bing, but more Google-y

3
2

FREE

333
BeamExplorer File Manager

BeamExplorer File Manager

A handy file explorer, but not an essential one

4
2

FREE

334
AmpliTube

AmpliTube

If you’re an electric guitar player, you really don’t want to miss out on this app’s power and versatility.

5
2

£11.99

335
Capo

Capo

A simple app that only really does one thing, but Capo does it so well that it’s very hard to fault.

4
2

£2.99

336
Circus Ponies Notebook

Circus Ponies Notebook

A good, well-featured notebook for your iPad that’s let down by the lack of real syncing.

3
3

£17.99

337
Photo Editor Ultimate Free

Photo Editor Ultimate Free

A photo tweaking app with some very handy features

4
2

FREE

338
TrueDate

TrueDate

Get your Calendar icon to display the actual date

3
2

£0.85

339
NoteIt

NoteIt

Pen-and-paper note-taking without pens. Or paper

4
2

£0.85

340
MultiAlarms

MultiAlarms

An alarm app that isn’t as simple as it means to be

3
2

FREE

341
Compass (HTC)

Compass (HTC)

HTC’s Compass tries to bring direction to your life

4
2

FREE

342
Zumocast

Zumocast

Access all of your audio over Wi-Fi

4
2

FREE

343
You Gotta See This

You Gotta See This

A great idea, but the results are a big disappointment.

2
2

£1.19

344
Yojimbo for iPad

Yojimbo for iPad

We were disappointed by Yojimbo’s lack of two-way syncing and bugs. Wait for the next version.

2
2

£5.99

345
Wikipedia Encyclopedia

Wikipedia Encyclopedia

Ultimate reference guide and pedant magnet

3
3

FREE

346
Battery Watch – Free Power Consumption Monitor

Battery Watch – Free Power Consumption Monitor

Keep an eye on your battery level with this slick app

4
2

FREE

347
Ztitch

Ztitch

Bringing the bits on the edges of photos to life

4
3

FREE

348
Orange Do Some Good

Orange Do Some Good

Bite-sized volunteering you can do on the bus

5
2

FREE

349
Jamie Oliver’s 20 Minute Meals

Jamie Oliver’s 20 Minute Meals

Food for thought Mockney-style, with this recipe app

4
2

£2.99

350
SoundHound

SoundHound

Sniffs out music so you don’t have to use your brain

4
2

£3.12

351
Microsoft Communicator

Microsoft Communicator

Bring work to your Nokia handset

4
2

FREE

352
myTasks

myTasks

Stay on top of your projects with this useful tool

4
2

FREE

353
PS Express

PS Express

Underpowered image editor sits uncomfortably on iPhone hardware

3
2

FREE

354
TRONclock

TRONclock

The kind of watch Flynn would wear

3
3

£0.79

355
DrinkCola
1
3

FREE

356
Planet Clock
3
3

FREE

357
ToDo Checklist
3
3

FREE

358
Red Smoke

Red Smoke

Red on your phone. Yep, red.

1
2

FREE

359
Vignette

Vignette

Pimp out your pictures with mountains of effects

4
2

£2.49

360
Picplz

Picplz

Camera app that makes images better and sending them easier

4
2

FREE

361
AirVideo

AirVideo

Huge file sharing and video conversions on the go

5
2

£1.79

362
SoundHound

SoundHound

Serious Shazam competitor that also does singing and humming

4
3

£2.39

363
Babbel

Babbel

Expansive vocabulary trainer lacking in polish

3
3

£8.95

364
Calmbiance

Calmbiance

Soothe yourself to sleep with your BlackBerry

3
2

£1.65

365
App Stop

App Stop

Stop all apps immediately

4
2

FREE

366
Local FM Radio

Local FM Radio

Adding button fun to Windows 7 Radio

3
2

£0.79

367
Vlingo – Voice App

Vlingo – Voice App

Control your Nokia with your voice

3
2

FREE

368
Camera Plus

Camera Plus

Not exactly the camera app we were hoping for…

2
2

£2.49

369
Tiny Radio

Tiny Radio

What’s the point in something less useful than what’s already there?

1
2

FREE

370
VLC Play

VLC Play

Control your PC media from the laziness of your sofa

4
2

£2.49

371
Thrutu

Thrutu

Allows you to phone someone and still use your phone

4
3

FREE

372
Media Volume

Media Volume

Music too loud? Guess what this app does?

3
2

£0.79

373
Touch Hider

Touch Hider

Hide those precious files away

3
2

FREE

374
Samsung Themes Widget

Samsung Themes Widget

Download images and video for your Bada handset

3
2

FREE

375
Ringtone Designer

Ringtone Designer

Clunky ringtone app that’s more style than substance

2
3

£0.59

376
Skyfire

Skyfire

At what price Flash video on your iPhone

2
2

£1.79

377
Megaphone_v2

Megaphone_v2

Does this really need an intro?

2
3

FREE

378
Adobe Photoshop Express

Adobe Photoshop Express

The ultimate phone-photo pimping app

5
3

FREE

379
AudioBoo

AudioBoo

Share audio messages with your friends

3
2

FREE

380
SensorCheckPro

SensorCheckPro

Check your phone sensors. Er, why? Because you need to?

2
2

FREE

381
BeerGlass

BeerGlass

Like paying money for pure disappointment

1
3

£0.79

382
Voice Recorder v1.0

Voice Recorder v1.0

Finally prove to your girlfriend that she didn’t tell you to do something by recording everything she says

4
2

£0.79

383
Convert Units

Convert Units

Simple and efficient app for all your unit conversion needs

4
3

FREE

384
Toozla
4
2

FREE

385
Panoramio Viewer

Panoramio Viewer

Helping to bring out the location-based photographer in us all

3
3

£0.79

386
MagicFrame

MagicFrame

Give your photos silly frames. Great

2
2

FREE

387
Popular Photo Tools

Popular Photo Tools

A photo tweaker that doesn’t quite offer enough

2
2

£0.85

388
Surfcube 3D Brower

Surfcube 3D Brower

A confusing alternative to your normal browsing experience

2
2

£1.99

389
remoteMouse

remoteMouse

Quick, cheap and easy alternative to an actual remote mouse

4
2

£1.19

390
WiFiDiscoverer

WiFiDiscoverer

Find all the Wi-Fi netwoks around you

4
3

FREE

391
StickerCamera2
2
3

FREE

392
Message Prevue

Message Prevue

Add time-saving pop-up notifications to your BlackBerry

3
2

£1.65

393
iON BatteryTimer

iON BatteryTimer

You can save battery, if you’re willing to spend

3
3

£3.00

394
Mobile Documents

Mobile Documents

Edit docs and send email using different attacks

3
2

FREE

395
Pocket Razor

Pocket Razor

Yes you can! Give your Nokia the fake Razor effect

1
2

FREE

396
Cyberon Voice Commander

Cyberon Voice Commander

Find contacts and dial with your voice if you can get it to work

1
2

FREE

397
SmartGuard

SmartGuard

A suite of apps, some of which might be useful

3
3

FREE

398
Compass
2
2

FREE

399
PixTrix

PixTrix

Is this the BlackBerry answer to instagram

3
2

FREE

400
Quick Launch

Quick Launch

A powerful launcher app for tailoring your BlackBerry to your needs

4
2

£4.15

401
NASA Spinoff

NASA Spinoff

Want to know what space tech is in your household objects? This app will tell you

3
2

FREE

402
Nokia Situations

Nokia Situations

Set your phone to act differently depending on what you’re doing

4
2

FREE

403
Voice to Text

Voice to Text

Convert your voice to text. Or at least attempt to..

1
2

FREE

404
Evernote

Evernote

The top jotter app for iPhone and iPod touch

4
2

FREE

405
Bing2Wall

Bing2Wall

Love a picture, steal a pitcure from Bing

4
3

FREE

406
SugarSync

SugarSync

See your files on the go and upload to your folders

4
2

FREE

407
WiFi File Transfer

WiFi File Transfer

Get files to and from your device over your WLAN

3
2

£4.19

408
WakeUp

WakeUp

Wake-up in the right place

3
2

£1.00

409
Convert Touch
3
3

FREE

410
Pictures lab

Pictures lab

The best photo app just got better

5
2

£1.99

411
Decibel Meter

Decibel Meter

Measuring the point where your ears start to bleed

2
4

£0.79

412
Particle Sim

Particle Sim

Wiggle those particles with your finger, baby

2
3

£0.79

413
White Noise

White Noise

Background noise to help you block out background noise

4
3

£1.19

414
Google Goggles 1.3

Google Goggles 1.3

Goggles turns middle-aged, kills off sudoku fantatics everywhere

4
2

FREE

415
Launcher Pro

Launcher Pro

Change the look and feel of your Android UI in super-quick time

4
3

FREE

416
Remote Palette

Remote Palette

Combining iPad and iPhnoe for an immersive artistic experience

3
2

£0.59

417
British Library: Treasures

British Library: Treasures

Hoards of information from one of the most respected institutions in the world

3
3

FREE

418
Tabby (beta)

Tabby (beta)

Guitar tabs on your Android device – now you can strum on the go

3
2

£0.61

419
BlackBerry Superstore
4
2

FREE

420
BlackBerry Alarm Clock

BlackBerry Alarm Clock

Are more customisable alarm clocks worth the price?

3
3

£3.99

421
TuneIn Radio

TuneIn Radio

Listen to radio stations from across the globe

4
2

FREE

422
Amazon Kindle

Amazon Kindle

Kindle comes to iPhone to oust iBooks

5
3

FREE

423
How Stuff Works

How Stuff Works

A nice addition for the curious iPhoner

4
2

FREE

424
Ovi Daily App

Ovi Daily App

Get the best from the Ovi Store every day

3
2

FREE

425
WAMO Camera

WAMO Camera

Supercharge the camera on your Samsung handset

5
2

FREE

426
TouchNote Postcards

TouchNote Postcards

Perfect for when you can’t find the right postcards

4
2

FREE

427
Photo Magic

Photo Magic

Spruce up your snaps when you’re out and about

3
3

£1.99

428
Kapersky Mobile Security

Kapersky Mobile Security

Security software for your Nokia smartphone

2
2

FREE

429
Google Maps 5

Google Maps 5

Maps gets a marvelous 3D makeover on Android

5
2

FREE

430
Sound Cloud

Sound Cloud

Listen to the sounds in the cloud

3
2

FREE

431
The Weather Channel

The Weather Channel

Get the weather, but don’t trust it for anything else

2
2

FREE

432
Dropbox

Dropbox

Dropbox’s platform domaination continues unabated

5
2

FREE

433
Look Up Tonight

Look Up Tonight

It’s not just stars up there, you know…

4
2

£0.79

434
Photo Editor

Photo Editor

A smart way to touch-up photos before sending them on

4
2

£0.79

435
Muybridgizer

Muybridgizer

If you fancy yourself as an arty photographer, the Muybridgizer will delight and entertain

4
2

FREE

436
Spirit Booth

Spirit Booth

Scare yourself silly by putting realistic looking ghosts and ghoulies into your photos

4
2

£0.59

437
PhotoBooth

PhotoBooth

Take silly pictures of yourself and friends

3
2

FREE

438
Jamie’s Recipes

Jamie’s Recipes

The grinning Cockernee is back with yet another app for the iPhone

4
2

FREE

439
Clinometer

Clinometer

A spirit level for all situations

4
2

£0.99

440
Draw!

Draw!

Draw like a small child on your phone

4
3

£0.79

441
Appsfire

Appsfire

App recommendation engine comes highly recommended

4
2

FREE

442
Mazelock

Mazelock

Make your Nokia handset lock like an Android

4
2

FREE

443
Personal Shopping Assistant

Personal Shopping Assistant

A pain to use, but not bad when it works

3
2

FREE

444
EMIPY

EMIPY

View presentation file on your bada handset

3
2

FREE

445
Flashlight (The Codeworks)

Flashlight (The Codeworks)

Why couldn’t be just open an email?

2
2

£0.79

446
eBook reader

eBook reader

You can’t stuff paper into a mobile phone

1
2

£0.79

447
PC Connector

PC Connector

All good in theory, awful to use though

1
2

£3.99

448
Discover – Wikipedia in a Magazine

Discover – Wikipedia in a Magazine

Discover a wealth of Wikipedia based knowledge in magazine form

3
2

FREE

449
WeatherBug

WeatherBug

Keeping you up to date on the snow with one glance

3
2

FREE

450
Picsel Smart Office

Picsel Smart Office

Microsoft Office compatibility comes to Android, with great results

4
2

£5.99

451
Google Reader

Google Reader

Google’s news aggregator finally comes to Android

4
2

FREE

452
Slice It!

Slice It!

Use your finger to slice objects the right way

4
3

FREE

453
Norbsoft SkyMap
4
3

£3.00

454
Nokia Battery Monitor

Nokia Battery Monitor

See how much battery you’ve got left

4
2

FREE

455
Alcohol Meter

Alcohol Meter

Know your limit! Well, now you don’t have to

1
2

FREE

456
Signal Booster

Signal Booster

Helping you out in those one bar situations

4
3

£3.19

457
SMSTranslator

SMSTranslator

Parlez-vous en Francais? Well now you don’t have to

3
2

£2.19

458
Cookbook

Cookbook

Select your recipe, but the choice is a little limited

2
2

FREE

459
Google Translate

Google Translate

Ich bin ein translation tool, sil vous plait

5
2

FREE

460
StumbleUpon

StumbleUpon

Find apps and sites by simply pressing a button

4
2

FREE

461
RateThings

RateThings

Remember the things you loved and the things you hated

2
2

£1.69

462
Foreca Weather

Foreca Weather

Worldwide weather with 10 day forecasts

3
2

FREE

463
Badapedia

Badapedia

A nice Wikipedia treatment for your Bada handset

4
3

FREE

464
Battery Saver

Battery Saver

My battery is dying. Can’t ANYONE save it?

3
2

£1.99

465
MultiNote

MultiNote

Record notes and media on your Bada handset

3
2

FREE

466
Weather Eye

Weather Eye

Keep up with the weather in your region

1
2

FREE

467
DroppedBoxx

DroppedBoxx

Poor, ignored Windows Mobile users, you shall get to use Dropbox

4
2

£2.19

468
Thumb Voice Notes

Thumb Voice Notes

Take note, we’ll be dictating this so try to keep up

4
2

£1.69

469
WinAmp

WinAmp

The daddy of media players shows the rest how it’s done

4
2

FREE

470
8pen

8pen

Offers up a new way to type, but is it for the mainstream?

3
2

£0.99

471
Auto Trader Mobile

Auto Trader Mobile

Find used cars and bikes with this search app

3
2

FREE

472
Nando’s

Nando’s

Look for nearby restaurants and create an order

3
2

FREE

473
SlimPASSWORDS

SlimPASSWORDS

Save your slowly dementia-ailing mind and let your phone remember all of your passwords

4
2

FREE

474
Pages

Pages

Apple’s word processor stylishly makes the jump to its tablet device

5
2

£5.99

475
Moonpig

Moonpig

Moonpig has been around for almost a decade, with the card-personalisation service now getting a dedicated iPhone app

4
3

FREE

476
Power Monitor

Power Monitor

Precisely monitor your dwindling battery life, as you obviously have nothing better to do…

2
2

£3.69

477
Notes

Notes

Create ransom notes on your Android device

3
2

FREE

478
Floating Image

Floating Image

Turn your photo album into a floating screensaver

2
2

FREE

479
ForeverMap Europe

ForeverMap Europe

It’s a massive map of the whole of Europe that you can view when you are offline. What is not to like?

4
2

£2.39

480
Picsel Smart Office

Picsel Smart Office

Create and edit Office-style documents right from your Bada handset

4
3

£6.00

481
SMS Scheduler

SMS Scheduler

Auto-send texts at pre-defined times

3
3

£4.00

482
Slide Unlock

Slide Unlock

Make your Nokia look like a (poor) iPhone

2
2

FREE

483
Skype

Skype

The Daddy of VoIP comes to Android

4
2

FREE

484
Wolfram Alpha

Wolfram Alpha

Forget search, with Wolfram Alpha it’s all about computational knowledge

3
2

£1.25

485
Media Remote

Media Remote

A polished media remote with most of the bells and whistles

4
2

£3.19

486
Proximity: GPS-activated alarm

Proximity: GPS-activated alarm

Make your phone track your every move and fire off warning emails, texts and more depending on your location

4
2

£3.19

487
PhotoEditor
4
2

FREE

488
AmazeCamera

AmazeCamera

Take photos with different effects

3
2

£1.25

489
Retro Camera

Retro Camera

Easy to use camera app which allows you to take old-school images

5
2

FREE

490
StickyNote

StickyNote

Keep track on your own thoughts

3
3

£0.79

491
Emergency I.C.E

Emergency I.C.E

Helping out the nice ambulance people

3
3

FREE

492
MyTune

MyTune

Customise your phones sounds with any filetype you like. Sounds good, right?

2
2

£1.69

493
Nutrition Complete

Nutrition Complete

Another poorly thought out nutritional app which will burn plenty of nutrition calories

1
2

£1.19

494
LaunchPad

LaunchPad

Give your old phone a bit of a face lift with a replacement Start Menu and task manager.

4
2

£2.69

495
Mobile Aid
4
2

FREE

496
Wi-Fi Automator and Battery Saver

Wi-Fi Automator and Battery Saver

Save power by only connecting to wireless networks that live in specific cell areas

3
2

£1.19

497
Painting

Painting

Paint anything you like… as long as its small

2
2

FREE

498
100000+ Public Toilets Pro

100000+ Public Toilets Pro

A helping hand for when you’re caught short in unfamiliar settings

2
3

£1.19

499
Call Time Tracker by Momentum

Call Time Tracker by Momentum

Find out how much you’re really working

4
2

FREE

500
Paper Theme
3
2

FREE

501
Elements Touch

Elements Touch

Simple app to explore the periodic table

3
2

FREE

502
Credit Calculator

Credit Calculator

Thinking about becoming a loan shark, but unsure where your leg-breaking career should begin?

2
2

£7.15

503
Wikipedia Reader

Wikipedia Reader

Mobile front-end for Wikipedia

2
2

FREE

504
iBrainstorm

iBrainstorm

An interactive pin board for your iPad with multiple Post-it notes

3
2

FREE

505
gStrings

gStrings

Accurate tuner for use with any instrument you can think of.

4
2

FREE

506
SMSCleaner

SMSCleaner

Take control of the torrent of incoming messages with a well-meaning app

4
2

£1.19

507
WikiApp

WikiApp

Put the entire worth of human knowledge at your fingertips… kind of.

2
2

FREE

508
Samsung Dive

Samsung Dive

Remote wipe your Bada phone if you lose it

4
2

FREE

509
Voice Recorder Touch

Voice Recorder Touch

Record conversations or interviews

3
2

FREE

510
Mobile Pad

Mobile Pad

A low-profile text editor that’s about getting words written not looks

4
2

£2.69

511
Camera+

Camera+

One of the rare few camera apps for iPhone that is worth your money and your time.

4
2

£1.19

512
PowerBOSS

PowerBOSS

Take back control of your battery from your BlackBerry

4
2

£0.79

513
Touch Flashlight Pro

Touch Flashlight Pro

Turn your BlackBerry Torch into an actual torch

4
2

£2.39

514
Bible

Bible

And you were looking for an app and you saw this one, and it was good

5
2

FREE

515
Edgeway PowerDown

Edgeway PowerDown

Take control of the power your phone uses with the touch of an app

5
2

£0.69

516
miPhone 6

miPhone 6

Skin your phone with extra functionality

4
2

£2.39

517
Only Vegetarian Recipes
3
2

FREE

518
Edgeway Unit Converter

Edgeway Unit Converter

Convert your units in to everything else, even if you don’t really want to…

3
2

£0.69

519
Sccope UK
5
4

£2.39

520
Official eBay Android App

Official eBay Android App

Bid for goods straight from your phone, check you have won that all-important thing you probably don’t need.

4
2

FREE

521
Elecont Weather

Elecont Weather

Having seen the price let your pulse slow and lets see how this can transform the actual weather for you

4
2

£6.69

522
HP iPrint Photo

HP iPrint Photo

Print images wirelessly to an HP networked printer

3
2

FREE

523
Power Calculator
2
2

£1.00

524
Virtual Remote: Media Control

Virtual Remote: Media Control

Wireless remote control capabilities for your PC media player comes to the Marketplace, perhaps a little too soon

2
2

£2.19

525
Opera Mobile 10

Opera Mobile 10

The king of the mobile browsers is revised

5
2

FREE

526
No Calls

No Calls

We love being in control of our lives and now everyone can gain total control over their calls with some smart filtering

5
2

£0.69

527
LogMeIn Ignition

LogMeIn Ignition

Want remote access to your PC at home from your mobile? With LogMeIn, you can

4
2

£19.20

528
pTasks

pTasks

Overhaul the tied Tasks interface with this dedicated alternative

4
2

£2.19

529
MifMon

MifMon

Never bust your data limit again with this geek-friendly packet tracking and limiting app

4
2

£2.69

530
BibleReader KJV

BibleReader KJV

Navigate the Bible on your Nokia handset

4
2

FREE

531
Yell.com

Yell.com

Find local information wherever you are

4
2

FREE

532
Sixt
4
2

FREE

534
BatteryCheck
3
2

FREE

535
MagicTorch

MagicTorch

Light up the room. Or a cupboard, at least

3
2

FREE

537
Brain Training
2
2

FREE

538
Screen Muncher
5
3

FREE

539
Camera Zoom FX

Camera Zoom FX

Turn your standard Android camera into a feature-toting super snapper

3
2

£2.99

540
Things

Things

Need to organise your brain in a more productive manner? Let Things do it for you!

4
2

£5.99

541
Color Woody Theme

Color Woody Theme

If you want your BlackBerry to look like a Nokia, why not buy a Nokia?

3
2

£2.39

542
Infinity Dashboard Theme
3
2

£5.55

543
Panoramic Converter Pro

Panoramic Converter Pro

It’s time to get converting. Get your change correct when you’re overseas and figure out those annoying kilometres

4
2

£2.69

544
Fake Call

Fake Call

Make your excuses and escape that dull presentation or meeting by faking an important call

4
2

£0.69

545
White Noise

White Noise

Noises to help you get to sleep – we’re not sure how it works either

3
2

FREE

546
Hirigana Bobana

Hirigana Bobana

Learn the Japanese Hirigana alphabet – well, learn squiggly shapes

2
2

£2.39

547
Memory Status Touch

Memory Status Touch

Check how much memory your handset is using

4
2

FREE

548
Contacts Lock

Contacts Lock

Protect your contacts from prying eyes

3
2

£3.00

549
Album Art Wizard

Album Art Wizard

Stops your music collection from looking dull and lifeless

4
2

£1.68

550
My Perfect Egg Timer

My Perfect Egg Timer

Cook your eggs to perfection, with this time-sensitive app

3
2

FREE

551
Sticky Notes Touch
1
2

FREE

552
Amazon Kindle

Amazon Kindle

Amazon takes on the iBook store on its own device

4
2

FREE

553
Widescreen HD with Hidden Dock Theme
3
3

£3.19

554
Jobcentre Plus

Jobcentre Plus

Job-hunting made easy with this innovative, easy to use app

2
2

FREE

555
Scrub

Scrub

Get your contacts in order with a bit of digital spring cleaning. It’s a free app that reports on the missing bits of information that pepper your contacts

5
2

FREE

556
Mileage Manager

Mileage Manager

Log your car miles so you can claim every penny back and beat the boss

3
2

£4.69

557
Microsoft Office Mobile 2010 (update)

Microsoft Office Mobile 2010 (update)

Do work on your phone? That sounds like crazy talk but if you must there’s always Microsoft Office.

4
2

FREE

558
SPB Keyboard

SPB Keyboard

If you’re more fingers and thumbs than touch typist with your mobile, it’s time to blame your tools and opt for a new keyboard

3
2

£12.19

559
Snaptu

Snaptu

Save some space on your BlackBerry by combining many apps into one

4
2

FREE

560
Easy Bible ASV

Easy Bible ASV

Pop the good book into your pocket and taker it on the move with you

1
3

£6.69

561
Locago

Locago

Locago is typical of a new breed of mobile app – serving you up-to-date location-specific information.

2
2

FREE

562
WiFi comrade

WiFi comrade

Designed to save the battery, this little friend will keep an eye on your Wi-Fi networks for you

5
2

£3.55

563
Advanced Task Killer

Advanced Task Killer

Turns off the apps which are drinking up too much of your phone’s battery juice

4
3

FREE

564
Evernote

Evernote

Make the ultimate to-do list with text, images and files so you don’t forget anything ever again

4
2

FREE

565
WorkSnug Pro

WorkSnug Pro

If you freelance or regularly work on the move, then WorkSnug Pro is pretty much an essential app to help you find a suitable workplace nearby

4
2

FREE

566
Nigella’s Quick Collection

Nigella’s Quick Collection

TV’s sauciest cook makes her debut on the iPhone, in a bid to knock Jamie off the iChef throne

4
3

£4.99

567
Thumbcal

Thumbcal

A thumb-optimised calendar for your Windows Mobile phone that helps put Outlook in the shade and put your stylus away

4
2

£9.19

568
SPB Backup

SPB Backup

Save all of your data when and where you want to, create archive files of all your most vital information

4
3

FREE

569
Skyfire for Nokia

Skyfire for Nokia

A web browser that’s media friendly and gives you speedy browsing

4
2

FREE

570
SMS Preview

SMS Preview

Preview text messages on your Nokia’s main screen when they’re first received

4
2

FREE

571
Urban Spoon

Urban Spoon

Spinning wheels to help you work out where to go for dinner – simple and effective, just the way applications are supposed to be

5
2

FREE

572
BugMe!

BugMe!

A simple to use note taker and memo tool – accessible from every part of your BlackBerry

5
2

£3.55

573
WeatherBug

WeatherBug

A very detailed weather application that works the world over with a huge amount of information on offer

5
2

FREE

574
Poynt

Poynt

Using location data, search to find businesses, entertainment and information about your surrounding area

4
2

FREE

575
BeBuzz

BeBuzz

Take controlled of your BlackBerry notifications systems and make them perform as you want

4
2

£4.29

576
Memory Booster – Ram Optimiser

Memory Booster – Ram Optimiser

Taking the pain out of speeding up your BlackBerry with a simple to use interface

4
3

£3.15

577
Baby GO!

Baby GO!

Baby GO! turns your BlackBerry into a toy for 0-2 year olds, locking it down so no vital information can be accessed and damaged

3
2

FREE

578
One Touch Flashlight

One Touch Flashlight

Turn your phone into a torch using this simple, one touch application

3
3

£2.15

579
MobileGlobe

MobileGlobe

Save yourself some money by phoning through this service when abroad

2
2

FREE

580
Boulder Dash Rocks

Boulder Dash Rocks

A low-res game that offers little in the way of a challenge

2
3

£4.99

581
Opera Mini

Opera Mini

A nippy mobile web browser that’s faster than Apple’s own Safari on iPhone

4
2

FREE

582
SpeedHero

SpeedHero

For all those moments when you wish you had a speed gun but don’t comes an application that turns your BlackBerry into a top-end tool.

3
2

£3.55

583
Gwabbit

Gwabbit

Add email contact details into your address book quickly and easily with this app

3
2

FREE

584
Skyfire Mobile Browser

Skyfire Mobile Browser

A desktop browsing experience on your phone? We’ll believe it when we see it, until then there’s Skyfire.

4
3

FREE

585
Plink Art

Plink Art

If you can’t tell you Da Vinci’s from your Rembrandt’s then Plink Art, the visual search engine, is for you

3
3

FREE

586
Opera Mini 6 beta

Opera Mini 6 beta

Super-speedy web browser which crunches pages into a manageable size for your phone

5
2

FREE

587
Ovi Mail Setup Wizard
4
2

FREE

588
eWallet

eWallet

Take all of your personal information with you and keep it locked up tight in 256-bit of AES security.

4
3

£6.19

589
WeatherBug

WeatherBug

The popular weather app makes it to Windows Mobile and brings torrential rain, hurricane winds and beautiful sunshine into your life

4
3

FREE

590
Dictionary & Translation Pro

Dictionary & Translation Pro

Keep your linguistic skills sharp with this pocket dictionary and thesaurus

3
2

FREE

591
Google Voice

Google Voice

Search Google by using your dulcet tones – just make sure you speak clearly

3
2

FREE

592
Home Screen Customizer

Home Screen Customizer

If you want a job doing properly you have to do it yourself. Stop messing about and get yourself a home page that works.

3
2

FREE

593
F-Secure Anti-Theft for Mobile

F-Secure Anti-Theft for Mobile

Secure your personal information on your phone – even if you lose the handset.

3
2

FREE

594
Weather Touch

Weather Touch

Get detailed, location-specific weather updates on your Nokia handset.

3
2

FREE

595
PhotoAvatar

PhotoAvatar

PhotoAvatar is one of the best photo manipulation games on the iPhone yet

5
2

£1.19

596
ZombieBooth: Alive in 3D

ZombieBooth: Alive in 3D

The latest fun photo-manipulation app from the Japanese wizards at MotionPortrait.

4
2

£0.59

597
iVideoCamera

iVideoCamera

An app that gives your iPhone 3G full video recording capabilities

3
2

£0.59

598
WiFi Switch

WiFi Switch

Toggle your Wi-Fi connection on and off at the touch of a screen, how could life get easier?

5
2

£0.69

599
Snapture

Snapture

Snapture is the best iPhone camera app on the App Store, bar none.

4
2

£1.19

600
Photoshop.com Mobile

Photoshop.com Mobile

How to edit your iPhone snaps into better pictorial shape.

4
2

FREE

601
Bloom

Bloom

An ambient light and sound show from the brain of the mighty Brian Eno.

4
2

£2.79

602
VLC Remote

VLC Remote

Control VLC media player on your PC and Mac from the comfort of the couch.

4
2

£1.79

603
Brushes

Brushes

The ultimate iPhone app to bring out that paint-swirling artistic side of you.

4
2

£2.99

604
Adobe Reader LE 2.5

Adobe Reader LE 2.5

Adobe Reader LE 2.5 brings PDF readings to your Nokia. Simples.

4
2

£8.00

605
Opera Mini Web browser

Opera Mini Web browser

Opera Mini squeezes the real interweb into your phone for free with cunning compression tech.

4
2

FREE

606
Snaptu

Snaptu

Social networking app that gets all your essential feeds in one place.

4
3

FREE

607
Easy WiFi Network

Easy WiFi Network

Easy WiFi keeps track of your Wi-Fi connections wherever you are.

3
2

FREE

608
Nokia Handwriting Calculator

Nokia Handwriting Calculator

Nokia Handwriting Calculator would make Einstein proud – complex equations rendered and calculated, even on the bus…

3
2

FREE

609
SPB Mobile Shell

SPB Mobile Shell

Why struggle along with the aging Windows Mobile interface when this Shell could do it all.

4
2

£26.19

610
TreeSize Mobile

TreeSize Mobile

See how much space system files are taking up on your Windows Mobile device and work out how to clear some digital leg room.

4
3

FREE

611
Google Mobile App

Google Mobile App

Adds a shortcut to Google’s online applications right in your Windows Mobile’s home screen.

2
3

FREE

612
Task 1001

Task 1001

List manager promises to help you keep on top of your daily To Do list.

2
2

£6.99

613
Car Locator

Car Locator

Ever parked your car, gone somewhere only to come back and forget where your car is? If yes, this is the app for you.

5
2

£1.31

614
WordPress

WordPress

The most popular blogging site comes to Android, allowing you to update your own blog whenever you want.

4
2

FREE

615
Google Goggles

Google Goggles

An app for the illiterate or those too lazy to type, Goggles allows you to Google the world around you using just images taken on your phone.

4
2

FREE

616
Qik Video Camera

Qik Video Camera

Want to send video from your phone via your social-networking sites? Then Qik can help.

3
2

FREE

617
Voice Recorder

Voice Recorder

Turn your mobile into a voice recorder. It’s much cheaper than a dictaphone and you will be able to store the audio on a computer.

3
2

FREE