Get ready to make some free space on your iPhone and Android smartphone to everything from music, fun to productivity. Play store and App store have offers more apps to make your smartphone life fun, easier and Useful. Here, I’ve created the list of most essential apps for the two giants in the Smartphone industry.
Note that the list only contains *Essential* apps for Android and iPhone. If you want the Best Android apps and Best iPhone apps of all time, We have a list for that as well. The apps in the list below have only the top 10 must have apps you should download. All the apps are hand-picked and reviewed, only great apps are selected.
All of the apps are free to use, and some of them have paid version too to get more features around.
1. Dolphin Browser HD
Dolphin is the most favorite browser for all iOS and Android users. It offers lots of feature that are not available in the native browsers. Dolphin has tabbed browsing and share any web content instantly to your favorite social networks and send between desktop and mobile devices. You can set up custom gestures, it syncs with Chrome bookmarks, Firefox Bookmarks. So you can easily access the bookmarked sites from your desktop browsers.
Any.DO is the award-winning Task manager and To Do list app that makes things happen for you. There are millions of people have been using this app to remember all the tasks they want to-do and make sure they get them done. This user-friendly task manager has a lot of awesome features. Drag & drop to plan your agenda, swipe off a task to mark it as complete & shake your android to clear your completed tasks. You can also share lists with your friends, family, and colleagues to accomplish even more. You can easily customize your folders, so you can organize your tasks to best suit your needs.
it seamlessly syncs with all your devices, so you can easily stay on top of just about anything. Supports : Android, iPhone, Chrome and Web.
3. Slacker Radio
Slacker is the most complete music service on iOS and Android. I have many favorite online music streaming Apps in my apps’s list. But the Slacker is the go to Radio app any time and anywhere access to the world’s best music and entertainment. Slacker offers you the 200 expert-programmed stations to get lost in the music world. Also has the options to create your own Radio station. Listen for free or subscribe and enjoy an Ad-free experience with offline listening.
Whether it is Android or iOS, Flipboard is one my favorite app to get latest updates all around the World. It has quite a fascinating user interface. Really, I Love a lot what they have put in the design, and it gives amazing user experience. The most interesting feature from Flipboard is that you can get news and social networks updates in one place. Flipboard allows you to save anything to read later using Instapaper, Pocket and Readability. Using this App, you can explore many staff picks in the Content Guide, including must-read magazines and blogs, gorgeous photography and special curated sections devoted to the news of the day and other topics of interest.
Download Flipboard (iPhone,iPad,iPod)
Snapseed is the first class Photo editing App for iPhones users. This free Android app has many features compared to Adobe Photoshop express. Snapseed offers an incredible level of control over its effects and filters. It makes any photograph extraordinary with a fun, high-quality photo experience right at your fingertips. This is must have app for any iPhone user, to retouch their photos to the pro level.
Download Snapseed (iPhone, iPad, iPod)
6. Mint.com Personal Finance
Personal finance is the most popular and best free Finance Android app for managing your personal finance. This Finance manager app pulls in all your personal finance accounts into one place, so you can manage your money from anywhere. Track your spending, create a budget, and save more. This app has best pass code protection ever to secure your details. If your smartphone is lost ever lost or stolen, simply log-on to your Mint.com account and deactivate device access from your profile page with one easy click.
After the announcement of shutdown of Google Reader, a huge amount of Google Reader users have moved to Feedly. Although Feedly has many number of users before that. It has nice elegant magazine style user interface and deliver the content as a fast mobile-optimized experience. It makes browsing faster: the content of your rss feeds are transformed into pocket-sized cards which load very fast and are easy to browse.
You can browse the content of your favorite sites, rss feeds, Tumblr blogs and youtube channels. Also, you can share the content on twitter, Facebook and google+ very simple.
Get rewards for Watching TV shows in Viggle. So watching TV programs in your android phone will not be wasting time that will be earning time.Just check your TV programs with Viggle and get reward points from brands like Best Buy, Burger King, Fandango, Old Navy and more. Automatically Viggle can identify the TV Show you are watching and will give the reward points.
9. Lookout Security and Antivirus
Lookout protects you against all the bad stuff that can happen to your phone or tablet, like viruses, loss, and theft. Lookout gives you the best chance at finding your lost phone or tablet. You can find your phone on a Google Map, and make it scream if it’s on silent, and see your phone’s last known location. You can also get an email with picture and location of anyone who tries to unlock your android device.
10. Google Drive
With Google Drive, you can store all your files in one place, so you can access them from anywhere and share them with others. Android users can create and edit Google documents with support for tables, comments and rich text formatting. Also, it offers you to create and edit Google spreadsheets with support for text formatting, multiple sheets and sorting.