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75 Awesome Android Apps

Aug 18, 2010, 13:34 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Thor Olavsrud)

[ Thanks to James Maguire for this link. ]

"The Android is one of the most powerful smartphones around, and it gains new functionality every day as more apps are added to the Android Marketplace. Unlike the rigidly controlled Apple App Store, the Android Marketplace is a bit freewheeling. It can be hard to tell the gold from the dross.

"To help you find the gems, here's a list of 75 of the best apps the Android Marketplace has to offer.

"1) ASTRO File Manager

"This app might just be essential. It's a full-featured file manager that lets you view and manage the files on your Droid without having to plug it into your computer. You can even use it to backup your Android apps to your SD card. Free and paid. The free version features ads. The paid version goes for $2.99 and removes the ads.

"2) Dropbox

"This client for the Dropbox cloud-sharing file storage service makes it easy to get files onto your phone without explicit synching. You can shovel files into it from any of your computers and then access them from any other computer or phone. Free.

"3) DroidLight LED Flashlight

"Turn the camera flash on your phone"

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