After having the HTC Evo 4G for just over a month, thought I would spill the beans on all the Apps I’ve been using (afterall, Apps is my name…) While these will likely work on most Android phones, they are all ones I use on the HTC Evo. Since there are so many good apps, I’m also going to skip the super-obvious ones, like the Facebook, Twitter, FourSquare, etc. apps. If you use those, just get the official one. (I do use Peep for Twitter though).
First off, i’m a big believer in the ‘teach a man to fish’ philosophy, so one of the first Apps you should get is the AppBrain App Market. I typically use this in place of the ‘Market’ app, as it has what is popular in the last 24 hours, week, etc., and is a nice way to see what good new Apps are available.
Best part about all these apps? They are all FREE, (unless where noted). Many do have ads, so if that drives you nuts or you simply want to support the author, grab the paid version (usually just a couple of bucks). The easiest way to get them is to simply look up the name below in either Market or in AppBrain and then download from there or click the name to get more info on each one.
Also, the ‘Showoff’ column is useful if you want to show someone the power of what your phone can do.
Finally, if you have the EVO, you should do yourself a favor and GET YOURSELF THE EXTENDED BATTERY. I’ve had this for awhile, and you can heavily use your phone without worrying about it dying at the end of each day! It’s the best ~$50 you’ll spend.
Note, this is dated 7/23/2010 and are my favorites from around that time. Without further ado, the list sorted alphabetically:Android, HTC Evo, reviews, tech gadgets, top 10 lists