Pirates and Traders

This fun strategy game set in the Caribbean lets you decide how to play.

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DriveCarefully

DriveCarefully reads voicemail and text messages you receive so you can concentrate on the road instead of your phone. Just remember to turn it off when you're done.

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Age of Conquest Lite

A fun military strategy game with a fair amount of depth

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Super MineSweeper

This mobile version of a classic game suffers from an awkward interface and is frustrating to play.

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How To Videos from Howcast.com

If you want to know how to do something, this app from Howcast.com probably has a humorous yet informative video to guide you.

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WebSnap

You can take screenshots of a Web page with this app, but accessing the images is awkward.

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Electrum Drum Machine/Sampler

This powerful drum-machine tool can save your beats as MIDI or .wav files.

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Bump

This app lets you share contacts, apps, and photos between phones by bumping them together--but it doesn't always work.

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BaghChal

This checkers-like, Nepalese game has some frustrating flaws.

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Live Scores

Live Scores is a fantastic app for keeping track of your favorite sports.

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Oblique Strategies

This creativity-boosting app is based on the cryptic flash cards that have inspired some of the works of composer Brian Eno.

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WordWise Pro

This Scrabble-like game is crippled by poor touchscreen controls.

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DroidLaw

DroidLaw is useless to professionals and covers topics that are of little to no interest for casual users.

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IMDb Movies & TV

The very model of an attractively designed app, this tool lets you look up Internet information about movies and TV shows.

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BillsReminder

This personal-finance app has some nice features but crashes all too frequently.

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