We know that searching through thousands of applications can be frustrating, so we've compiled the best 35 from 2011 just for you. It's called a Smartphone for a reason, so make sure you get the best out of your device by checking out the list below. Your phone or tablet can probably do much more than you ever imagined, you just have to find the right app for the job.
If you're looking for some awesome games, too, then check out our list of 2011's best games:
DSLR Controller (BETA)
If you're an aspiring photographer who owns a Canon EOS DSLR and an Android device, you'll be overjoyed to hear about a nifty little app named DSLR Controller. Read More
Who doesn't love to just kick back and relax with a good puzzle game? Part 3 of our Awesome Games from 2011 roundup focuses exclusively on the puzzle and casual genres, bringing some of the best that 2011 had to offer together in one post. Whether you're looking to blow up some junk with lasers, build stuff out of other stuff, or kick it old school with a classic board game, you're sure to find a winner on this list.
For more Best Games Of 2011, see Part 1: Racing & Sports and Part 2: Action & Adventure.
Peggle made it's debut on PC back in 2007 and has now made it onto Android devices for mobile consumption. Read More
You're here looking for some super-cool Android games, right?
Well you're in the right place, below we have Part 2 of our Best Games Of 2011 series, and its all about action and adventure. We've got a great list for you, so prepare your devices and dive in!
For more Best Games Of 2011, see Part 1: Racing & Sports and Part 3: Puzzle & Casual.
Action & Adventure
Grand Theft Auto III
This could possible be the best release of 2011. Maybe its the free-roam type of world, or the possibility to create mass chaos anywhere, but the GTA series has always enticed me and I could never pass up buying every consol game the day it released. Read More
2011 has officially come to an end, and the past year has seen some incredible new games. So, if you're looking for awesome titles for that shiny new Android device you received over the holidays, then check out this list of fine gems worthy of being brought into the new year. No matter your preference on gameplay, you're bound to find something you like below.
We'll start off the series with racing and sports games.
For more Best Games Of 2011, see Part 2: Action & Adventure and Part 3: Puzzle & Casual.
Asphalt 6: Adrenaline HD
Asphalt 6: Adrenaline HD is a fast-paced, arcade racing game that is hard to put down. Read More
As 2011 comes to a close, the internet is abuzz with best of, top, and most popular posts covering the past year. Mobile analytics firm Mobilewalla has gotten in on the action and released a list of the highest rated apps of 2011, as chosen using their own ranking system. The list itself covers all four major mobile platforms (Android, iOS, Blackberry, and Windows Phone 7), but, naturally, we're just going to discuss the Android entries.
Each app was given a numerical value between 0-100, using a scoring system that calculates the app's overall rating based on a number of variables, including social media sentiment and volume, the app's placement within its own category, and more. Read More