What are the best apps?

Discussion in 'iOS Apps' started by Aor26, Jun 6, 2009.

  1. Aor26 macrumors member

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    Yeah, well.. I got some extra money left and I have decided to use it for apps buying.. (for iPod Touch).
    Well, all I need you guys to do is to tell me about the apps you like the most..
    It could be games or anything else which could pass my time =]
    I don't really care if they are paid or free apps, just tell me which apps you like the most =]
    Thanks.
     
  2. Gokunama macrumors 6502a

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    Pocket Informant - task and event manager, syncs to free online services (far better than Apple's inbuilt calendar.

    Picture Safe - Lock pics, and organize pics into folders and the pic order.

    Groups - put contacts into groups

    Beejive IM - great IM app

    myVideos - download YouTube to HD, and bids from other sites (including ones of interest to males). Also locks and hides folders of vids.

    Momo - locked notes app, with tags, and full search. Syncs to online free service.

    Stanza - best ebook reader imo

    AppSniper - keeps track of new and discounted apps.

    Encyclopedia - most of the wikipedia text on HD.

    Oxford Deluxe - best dictionary/thesaurus app

    Galcon - online strategy game, can be fast paced.

    Bodybook - great workout log app with graphs of improvements.

    Readdledocs - download email attachment docs, online docs, and docs from iDisk.

    Assasin's Creed - Best action game imo

    Uniwar - online turn based war strategy game.

    Zenonia - best rpg imo

    BBC World - download BBC articles to hardrive for offline reading later. I download in the morning while I'm taking a shower.

    Sportacular - Sports news and updates.
     
  3. Aor26 thread starter macrumors member

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    Thanks.
    Got any more games?
    I dont really need all of these..
     
  4. Knowlege Bomb macrumors 601

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    Zen Bound is a good one.
     
  5. pendy16 macrumors newbie

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    Favorite Apps

    I'd highly recommend "Peggle" it's an incredibly addictive game with a great sense of humor that you can play again and again... lots of fun.
    Also, "ShakeIt Photo" which simulates Polaroid photography for the IPhone camera... it's not just a cute Polaroid frame and noise, though... it actually simulates the oversaturation of colors that old Polaroid cameras have... the results are very cool.
     
  6. drakeshipway macrumors 6502

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    My all time favourite game on my iPhone is Rolando.

    Some of my other favourite games include: WordFu, Sway, and Fast Food Nation.

    Also, Tweetie is my favourite Twitter client
     
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    Real Racing coming out tomorrow. I haven't played it yet but expect it to be the best game in the app store.
     
  10. DHarrisDBS34 macrumors regular

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    Field Runners
    Tower Defense
    Bejeweled 2
    Crystal Defenders
    Papijump

    My favorites.
     
  11. Randman macrumors 65816

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    Here's a link to the Florida Times-Union/Jacksonville.com's iPhone app reviews. Can get a good idea of some to consider.
     
  12. Vandam500 macrumors 68000

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    Yes it is! So is Pocket God:D
     
  13. PeteB macrumors 6502a

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    Need For Speed Undercover.

    There's no better racing game out there (yet).
     
  14. WishIWasHere macrumors regular

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    Don't know if you have any use for any of these, but these have been some of my favorites, with the price as of this typing...

    iStockManager (free)
    Sportacular (free)
    Briefcase (4.99)
    Shazam (free)
    Bounce On (1.99)
    Brothers in Arms (5.99)
    Snail Mail (2.99)
     
  15. nachtxeule macrumors member

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    flixster ( tracks your movie ratings, lists etc so you don't need a spreadsheet to see if you've already seen it before, syncs with facebook )

    goodreads ( like flixster but for books )

    byline ( syncs with google reader )

    dictionary ( dictionary.com app, with vocals )

    epicurious ( recipes )

    peggle / bejeweled 2 ( famous popcap games )

    fieldrunners ( best tower defense game )

    tap tap revenge 2 ( guitar hero for iphone )

    weathereye ( weather )
     
  16. Fe1 macrumors regular

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    Looking forward to it too!

    Someone mentioned NFS. I hope the OP didn't buy it yet, as Sunday night, it went down to $6.99 according to Pandorabox.
     
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    Best game ever is Zombieville. There is a free version with one level than there is a paid version. Check out the free version, i guarantee you will love it.
     
  19. iphonehk macrumors member

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    To hijack this thread. Know any app that syncs facebook birthdays to the iphone? ibirthday does not work on mine.

    My recommended best app is twinkle which you can twitter and facebook updates at the same time.
     
  20. nachtxeule macrumors member

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    you know that address book button on your phone? if you add them there, you can auto sync it to calendar.

    WOW INCREDIBLE :rolleyes:
     
  21. Gokunama macrumors 6502a

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    To further take this thread on a tangent, I've added birthdays in the address book, but they don't show up in my calendar. I've got MobileMe, and I've enabled birthdays to show up on the calendar from the web MobileMe site, and they show up there, but not on my iPhone calendar. Wonder if I missed a step somewhere.

    I suppose if one has a lot of people with birthdays on Facebook, it would save loads of time if the birthdays could be synced via an app.
     

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