Top 70 Free Apps

Сommunication

1. chompSMS

You love your Android phone? You SMS all the time and use iPhone parental controls? Then chompSMS is for you: It’s got a great user interface, chat style SMS bubbles, touchscreen keyboards and many other great features! Also coming soon, T9 predictive touchscreen keyboard and color customizations.
2. Hi AIM

AOL Instant Messenger(AIM) client for android. Data sent through network. No SMS fee. Support for smileys and chat bubble styles.
3. Fusion Voicemail Plus

Fusion Voicemail Plus from PhoneFusion is an easy to use award winning service that lets you centralize your voicemail boxes (mobile, home, office etc.) No more calling voicemail – just Touch-N-Listen right from your phone. BETTER AND FASTER than iPhone. A must have for your Android phone!
4. Speaking Pad

Speaking Pad is a talking notepad that will speak whatever you type! IDEAL Group’s Speaking Pad is an entertaining application for anyone who wants to prank their friends with computerized speech!
5. Meebo IM

Meebo is a free IM program that supports AIM, MSN, Yahoo, MySpace IM, Google Talk, Jabber and ICQ. You can also sign in using a Meebo account and your chat history will be saved forever, and can be accessed from anywhere by logging in at www.meebo.com.
6. Steel

The web at your fingertips! Browse the internet full screen via a simple user interface with auto-rotate, a virtual keyboard, zoom and page flip gestures. You can also download files of any type. Enjoy all of your phone’s features – today!
7. Phonebook

Phonebook is a brand new user interface for viewing and managing your contacts. It displays your contacts with pictures and contextual information such as coming birthdays, missed calls and unread text messages. Phonebook comes with a nice landscape view, a dialer and a quick access to your favourites and most called contacts. With Phonebook, have fun while browsing your contacts.
8. Live Chat

Chat, flirt and discuss with other users in this Live Chat application. You can create your own chat groups and create a profile with photo. Have fun!
9. Opera Mini

Browse the entire Web on your Android phone and save time and money. Opera mini is compressing pages up to 90%, making web browsing fast. Synchronize your bookmarks, history, notes and more between your computer and mobile phone, and a lot more.
10. twidroid

Twidroid is the first full-featured twitter client application on the android platform with features like native photo posting, location support, auto-completion, a fully integrated notification system and the latest news from twitter buzz.

Entertainment

1. ikamobile Movie Finder

Going to see a movie? With ikamobile Movie Finder, you can quickly find showtimes at theatres in your location. Browse movies, watch trailers, and check out the latest releases. It’s faster and more fun than the newspaper or calling around, and it’s free.
2. Funny Jokes

Browse the funniest jokes. You can add your jokes, share them with others, and send them via email or text message. Thousands of jokes in 12 categories We added photo profiles, flagging and deleting of messages, and a nicer user interface!
3. NBA Game Time

NBA Game Time is the first, official live basketball app from the NBA for Android. Quickly and accurately follow the 2009 NBA Playoff action every night. You’ll see all games for any day – arranged by start times – including detailed scoring, a playoff bracket and stats. No frills. Just scores, schedules and stats

Finance

1. Mobile Banking

Check available balances, pay bills and transfer funds all on-the-go! Locate ATM and banking centers with GPS. No address input required. Download now, for one-touch access to your finances, whenever, wherever you are.
2. aCurrency

aCurrency is a currency converter for 160+ currencies with daily exchange rates updates. Show 5 currencies at the same time. Enter the value with built-in virtual keypad without opening the keyboard. All currencies are provided with currency code, country name and flag.
3. Mortgage Calculator

Are you in market for a home (or refi) or a busy realtor? Make use of this handy app that helps in your mortgage calculations! Features include a touch screen keypad and an amortization schedule that shows you how your payment is split towards principal. Works with auto loans also!
4. Tip Calculator by iStockManager

A simple yet stylish Tip Calculator designed to be easy to use. A big virtual keyboard does not require rotating the phone. The perfect companion every time you need to calculate a tip or divide a meal between your friends.
5. Finance

Finance for Android brings you streaming real-time quotes in this stock quote and portfolio application. It synchronizes with your Google Finance portfolios, allows quick access to charts and lets you view the latest market and company news. US exchanges only in this release.
6. Real Estate Droid

Real Estate Droid is your comprehensive home-buying assistant. Search homes for sale and save your favorites. When you visit, take notes and pictures. Look up information about the neighborhood with live location updates. Finally, figure out the numbers with mortgage quotes from real lenders and a loan calculator.
7. Karl’s Mortgage Calculator

Calculate your mortgage payments and visualize results with easy to understand graphs and charts. Calculates payments given principal, interest and term. Also reverse calculates for any one variable given the other three. Pay off early with bi-weekly or extra payments. Supports interest-only and Canadian amortization.
8. SA Tip Calculator

For those that take their tipping seriously, SA Tip Calculator is a great alternative to pen and paper.

Lifestyle

1. DailyHoroscope

The DailyHoroscope is a horoscope application which is updated on a daily basis. It is fun and easy to use – tap on a sign and get this day’s horoscope to your screen in any of 6 colors available for your choice. Tap on the sign again and get short compatibility chart.
2. Ultimate Stopwatch & Timer

Beautiful stopwatch with countdown timer and lap timer. The stopwatch can continue to run in background and you can save times to compare later.
3. Wertago

Wertago is the premier mobile application for nightlifers—get up-to-the-second information about what venues are hot, share content and influence the social scene, coordinate plans with all your friends, and connect with socialites all across the city. Nightlife will never be the same!
4. Calorie Counter

Calorie Counter is your food and nutrition guide. Scan any barcode using the camera in your phone or browse the enormous database to find calorie and nutrition information for all foods and restaurants. Keep track of what you eat.
5. BooRah Restaurant Search

BooRah offers comprehensive ratings and summaries for local restaurants. Search for restaurants in over 10,000 cities across US. The unique “Boo” and “Rah” rating system analyzes nearly 2,500,000 reviews from various review sources to tell you what’s good and bad about a restaurant.
6. Everyday Quotes

eQuotes lets you get everyday piece of wisdom from famous people of all times. It is a good means to rethink your everyday life.
7. 10001 Cocktails

10001 Cocktails puts the bartender in your pocket! Browse and search our most popular recipes on your phone by drink type or search thousands of alcoholic and non-alcoholic drink recipes on the shot-cocktail-recipe.com web site! Add fresh drink ideas and drink reviews and save your favorite drinks to your personal list.
8. My Days

Simple & easy. Track and predict your period, ovulation, fertility and BMT. – Monthly Calender – Multi User & Language (en,de,it,se) – Add Infos, Pill, Sex.. – eMail History to your Doc – Backup function – BMT Chart – 4 Widgets – indiv. Colors
9. Period and Ovulation Tracker

Period and Ovulation Tracker is a simple, easy to use program that allows women to enter their period each month and predict likely start of next period, likely date of ovulation, and likely fertile window (time period of unprotected sex most likely to lead to pregnancy). Predicted dates become more accurate as more dates are entered. Application name on Android desktop appears discreetly as “P & O Tracker”.
10. Digital Clock

Digital Clock from Social & Mobile. Big dispaly clock and dim screen turn your phone into a bedside clock. You can change color, brightness and font of screen with an easy UI and set music as an alarm to wake you up feeling good. Change your alarm clock to this one.

Multimedia

1. Ringdroid

Why pay when you can create your own ringtones for free? Ringdroid lets you edit any MP3 on your phone or record a new sound and turn it into a ringtone, alarm, or notification. The only graphical waveform editor you’ll find on a phone!
2. imeem Mobile

Enjoy free streaming music from your favorite artists and discover new artists, right on your phone. imeem for Android works seamlessly with the imeem.com service – now you can enjoy personalized radio, anytime and anywhere.
3. Shazam

Create music moments. With Shazam you can identify music tracks, store them, and buy them; plus you can learn more about the artist and connect to their MySpace page. Start your music journey now.
4. SnapPhoto

No more blurry pictures with SnapPhoto’s built in stability detection. Easy slide out menus make changing settings quickly a breeze. Get the most out of your G1′s camera.
5. Last.fm – Personal Radio

Your personal radio station on your phone: Choose an artist or genre and Last.fm builds the perfect playlist just for you, fresh every time, featuring your favorites and new discoveries powered by millions of Last.fm users sharing the music they love. You can skip any song and find out about concerts, too.
6. Lyric Search

Lyric Search searchs LyricWiki.org for Lyrics to virtually any song. Search by artist or song name, copy and paste lyrics into sms, email, or other applications, and save lyrics or buy the song on amazon mp3.

News and Weather Apps

1. WeatherBug

The mobile source for complete weather. Access live, neighborhood-level weather information and images for thousands of locations; customized maps; daily videos; severe weather alerts from the National Weather Service and much more.
2. The Weather Channel

Whether you’re planning your week, your day, or the next hour, The Weather Channel delivers the tools you need to be prepared. From customizable weather maps to video forecasts and severe weather alerts, The Weather Channel has you covered.

Productivity Apps

1. AK Notepad

With AK Notepad, you can write anything you want e.g. shopping list, etc. Set a quick reminder for your note or share it to others by SMS or email. Access your note quicker by creating shortcut on your home screen. The notepad is customizable and simple to use.
2. Voice Recorder

This application is a handy voice recorder. The data are recorded to a SD card. Available the following items on the Voice Recorder – send a data as attached file via Gmail – timer & background recording – search by TITLE and DATE – register to ringtone.
3. Battery Widget

Graphical Battery Widget showing the exact battery level and charging status in a 1×1 space. Touch the widget to get shortcuts to Display/GPS/Wifi Settings Efficient implementation, waits for system battery change notifications, not polling.
4. Astrid Task/Todo List

Astrid is the highly-acclaimed open-source task list that is simple enough to not get in your way, powerful enough to actually work! For the important things in your life, Astrid encourages and nags you into staying organized. Features tagging, reminders, Remember-the-Milk sync, adding to calendar, and more!
5. handyCalc

handyCalc is a powerful calculator with automatic suggestion and solving which makes it easier to learn and use. With almost all the features you can imagine on a calculator, waiting for you to explore.
6. OI File manager

The OpenIntents file manager allows you to browse your SD card, create directories, rename, move, and delete files. It also acts as an extension to other applications to display “Open” and “Save” dialogs.

Reference Apps

1. Free Dictionary Org

Free Dictionary is an English Dictionary that gives you English definitions, synonyms, pronunciation, spelling and more.
2. WikiMobile Encyclopedia

Being a walking encyclopedia is now at your fingertips. With WikiMobile, you carry 2+ million Wikipedia articles with you, including pictures. Faster and uses just a fraction of the network data vs. the Android browser. Download free for a limited time!
3. Google Sky Map

Google Sky Map: A star map for Android. Google Sky Map turns your Android-powered mobile phone into a dynamic window on the night sky. When you point your phone up you will see a map of the brightest stars, constellations, and planets in that part of the sky.
4. Quickpedia

Quickpedia is Wikipedia formatted for your Android phone. With Quickpedia, you can do most of what you already do on Wikipedia: search, browse articles, featured pages, and current events. Plus, Quickpedia can find Wikipedia articles near your current GPS position!
5. US Traffic

Simple app that shows traffic report around your neighborhood. US cities ONLY This is our gift back to the android community to thank you for supporting our apps.

Shopping Apps

1. ShopSavvy

ShopSavvy is your shopping assistant. Using the camera in your phone, you can scan the barcode of any product to find the best prices on the internet and at nearby, local stores.
2. Yellowbook.com Mobile Search

Yellowbook.com’s free mobile search app is easier and faster to use – and now features voice recognition! Just speak what you want to find like “Restaurants”, “Plumber”, “Florist”, or whatever and we’ll deliver local results to you. New Features: – Voice Search – Save to Contacts – Street View
3. Compare Everywhere

CompareEverywhere helps you shop smarter using your phone. Scan a barcode to instantly check if that “sale price” really is a good deal. Read reviews to find out if those hiking boots will last a lifetime, or fall apart next month. Keep track of shopping lists, wish lists, and more.
4. Pocket Auctions for eBay

Pocket Auctions for eBay is the award-winning eBay mobile application made even better for Android!, – My eBay – Search active & completed items, – Full screen pictures, – Android-style notifications, – Scan barcodes on eBay, – Chat with fellow eBay’ers
5. CraigslistChecker

Want to find that rare vinyl to spin this weekend? Maybe a new car? Search craigSlist easily. Save your favorite searches and set them as alerts. Save listings and email them to your friend.

Social Apps

1. FBabble

FBabble lets you stay in touch with your friends on Facebook wherever you go! Features include real-time chat, uploading photos, changing current status and even automatic tweets to your Twitter account.
2. MySpace Mobile

If you love MySpace, you’re really going to love MySpace Mobile for Android. Simply download the free application to stay connected with your friends, share photos, and check out the tour schedules of your favorite bands… anytime, anyplace!
3. Pickup Lines

Find out how to approach the other sex! With this app you can share your best pickup lines and view and rate the ones others have added. And send funny lines to your friends!
4. Comeks Fun Photo Blogger

Create and share funny cartoon-like images. Take and filter photos, add stickers and text bubbles on them. Lots of stickers and text styles to choose from. When done, share the funny image in Facebook, Tumblr, Flickr, Bebo, Twitter or Comeks.com. You can also send it as an email or MMS.
5. Pintail

Lost your phone? Find it with an SMS: Pintail replies automatically with your phone’s location to a PIN protected message. Let friends and family easily find out where you are by sharing your PIN number with them: They send an SMS, Pintail replies with your location.
6. Loopt

Loopt connects you to your friends and the places around you. See where your friends are and what they’re doing. Connect on the fly and instantly share photos, comments, and cool places. Turn your phone into a social compass and never be bored or lonely again!

Tools

1. Save MMS

This application allows you to save pictures, audio and video from your MMS text messages directly to your memory card. Attachments are stored in the “SavedMMS” directory and are automatically accessible from the Pictures and Music apps.
2. Retro Clock Widget

Retro Clock Widget is a home screen widget based on the classic mechanical flipping clock. You can choose to have a clock widget or a date widget, or both. The clock widget allows quick access to the Alarm Clock app, while the date widget links to the build-in Calendar app.

Travel Apps

1. GPS Status

Display your GPS and sensor data: Shows the position, number and signal strength of GPS satellites. Check your position, GPS accuracy, speed, acceleration and bearing. A magnetic compass is included which displays both magnetic and true north. Use it as a leveling tool or detect magnetic anomalies in your area.
2. NYC Subway Map

The NYC Subway Map provides simple, quick and offline access to the real NYC Subway map. Join the 50,000+ Android straphangers who will never awkwardly peek over someone’s forehead for directions again!
3. WHERE

WHERE is a bundle of cool GPS apps all wrapped into one. Are you looking for the hottest restaurants, jonesing for your next coffee fix, or need a cheap fill-up? Maybe you want to know the local weather, traffic or headlines? Whatever you are after, WHERE has it.
4. Places Directory

Places Directory allows you to browse nearby places in categories like Restaurants, Movie Theaters, Hotels and Banks. You’ll see distance and directions to the destination, and if you tap on the listing, we’ll show ratings and photos. You can also call the business or view its location on Google Maps.
5. Hotels near me

Find and book hotel rooms mobile for often BETTER PRICES then at the reception! “Hotels near me” app is the first worldwide GPS hotel finder for Android. 66000 hotels in 71 countries and no fees. 21 languages supported!
6. Translator

Translates words, phrases, sentences and whole paragraphs of text between different languages using Googles language translation service. It can even detect your source language and flip between source and translation phrase.