81 Free Apps That Don’t Suck


Moodagent Free

(Android, iPhone)

Need tunes to fit with your seething anger after missing the bus? Moodagent can create a playlist from the music on your phone based on five mood-related sliders: Angry, Happy, Sensual, Tempo, and Tender. Plus, if a song reminds you of your ex, you can block it until you’re ready to hear it again.



(Android, BlackBerry, iPhone, webOS, Symbian, Windows Phone)

Create one web station or several based on your favorite band(s) or song(s), and Pandora will populate it with related tracks based on your preferences. We love that the iPhone version finally supports background playback.



(Android, BlackBerry, iPhone, Symbian, Windows Phone)

Never ask, “What’s this song called?” again. Open Shazam, hold it up to the speaker, and the app tells you the name of the song playing. Shazam pulls info from a database of more than 8 million songs—both old and new. The app lets you tag songs for downloading.


Stitcher Radio

(Android, BlackBerry, iPhone, webOS)

With Stitcher you can stream your favorite podcasts anytime, anywhere with your smart phone. You can also stitch your favorite podcasts together to create a personalized playlist. Search by topic or sources, or for a specific podcast.


Free Apps That Don’t Suck

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  1. Matthew Says:

    Communication, try Tango. It’s free and works between Android and iPhone.

  2. Stefan Says:

    And what about feed readers (RSS)?

    Is there anything for the android platform that matches akregator in terms of functionality?

  3. K. T. Bradford Says:

    I use NewsRob on Android for RSS feeds. It syncs with Google Reader, so I can manage subscriptions from my computer and the changes go to my phone.

  4. Jesika Says:

    WTF its only three apps? why does it say 81 if its only three?

  5. K. T. Bradford Says:

    Look at the bottom of the post, the other app categories are listed there. We thought 81 apps all on one page would be a bit much.

  6. Cj Says:

    Hey every1 try the app called (Line2), for a communication app you’ll love it!!!!!!!!

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