In a crowded field of voice-powered digital assistant apps for Android, Sherpa distinguishes itself with its ability to perform searches on the Web, take notes, post to Facebook, and even stream music on command.
If you want to take pictures like a pro photographer on your iPhone, Fast Camera offers some neat tools to make it easy. Once you get used to taking numerous photos, you may never go back.
The official Twitter app for Android offers reliable performance and slick design, but power users may find themselves wanting more.
If you like the original Temple Run or enjoy running games, Temple Run 2 is an excellent sequel with tons of new content, beautiful graphics, and more heart-pounding escape game action.
SwiftKey is, quite simply, the best Android keyboard we've used.
More than just a news app, Yahoo stands out for its customization and search tools.
Its streaming video quality may not be perfect, but HBO Go for Android is still a must-have for anyone who already subscribes to HBO at home.
This award-winning game is an excellent port to iOS, bringing the creepy storyline loved by console gamers to the touch screen.
If you want to try a running game that's a little different from the rest in the genre, Running Dead is a good option, but be ready to grind through levels to make money for new weapons.
If you are part of the target audience for the A Beautiful Mess Web site, this app might appeal to you, but if you're looking for a strong photo editor, you should look elsewhere.
With addition of 15-second video clips, Instagram is tough to beat for photo and video sharing with an enormous and lively community.
NOAA Hi-Def Radar is an excellent way to track storms, giving you a ton of useful information, but it's missing one important feature.
The official Gmail app is a solid option with multiple account support, integration with Google apps, and more features that bring the app closer to the Web-based client.
Pandora's easy-to-use interface and massive music library make the app a must-download for music fans with Windows phones.
Whether you're playing against total strangers or your friends, QuizUp is a fun, challenging, and frequently-updated trivia game.
Devious Dungeon is a great hack-and-slash dungeon crawler that's perfect for those who long for the simpler platform games of the past.
Download Facebook Messenger if you want the same robust chatting features from Facebook's Web site on your phone.
Though the ads are distracting for a paid app, Bridge Constructor remains a fun, addictive game that’s sure to challenge you with each level.