As the Android Market rises to 100,000 apps, the task to find those applications truly worth your hard earned cash gets a little harder.
To help you in your quest to load up your Android handset with the Market essentials, we've compiled our 50-strong list that get the T3 App Chart.seal of approval. So, flip on your 3G/Wi-Fi and get downloading...
12 Calculators You Need
Instead of racking your memory for anything you remember from your Maths lessons, this money app does exactly what it says on the tin, with a dozen number crunching options to guide you safely through the mathematical maze.
Abduction! World Attack
Your friends have been abducted by aliens! Luckily the alien tractor beam pulled up enough debris to allow you to follow them up into space to rescue your herd.
Aevum Obscurum is a medieval risk-like turn-based strategy game where you take the reins of a budding empire and struggle against fellow empires for control of Europe.
Air Controller is a simple looking game which uses the touch controls of your phone to guide planes in for landing.
Smack the puck into the goal with this touchscreen version of the end-of-pier arcade perennial.
Album Art Wizard
Stops your music collection from looking dull and lifeless.
Armored Strike Online
Get behind the turret and lock your sites on your enemies, this is going to be an epic battle! You will have to use every ounce of your skill to destroy the cunning tank commanders that are out to destroy you.
Baseball Superstars 2009
hoose from a list of 10 teams and battle it out on the field in America's exciting pastime. Create and customize your pitcher and batter, and live the life of a major leaguer! It's time to step up to the plate and become the next superstar!
Put on your hard hat and prepare to make your way through 80 levels of exploding awesomeness.
Billed as the game 'for those who think', BrainGoal! is a game is for those who have a penchant for maths and logic and who don't mind actually using their brains for fun.