Best Android apps to buy 2010
Emulates the NES console, giving you a retro fix of Zelda, Mario, Gauntlet and the rest.
Mind-bending space game which will whisk you back to 1984.
Plox: Tower Defense
Classic Tower Defense done right! Featuring 5 maps, 9 different enemies (in over 350 waves), 4 tower types (with upgradable abilities), and a "Game of the Week" which offers new maps and enemies!.
The app brings all your messages and feeds into one simple to use widget. It worked brilliantly for us. We let the app take content from our Twitter, Facebook and Gmail accounts and everything was easy to read and accessible, although if we're being picky, the text was a touch too small.
Rockout Acoustic Pro
Acoustic guitar, with chords sampled from real, classic guitars.
"You sank my battleship" is a cry which has been heard in homes for generations, but now it's been ported on to the Android platform, albeit in an unofficial capacity.
Your TV on your Android handset - simple.
Guide your team to world success in Season Mode, bring home a trophy in Cup Mode, or relive memorable international soccer moments in Dramatic Mode!
Create, upload and monitor your outdoor pursuits with SportTracker Pro - the ultimate app for budding iron men.
Spotify's arrival on the Android suitably makes up for the absence of an iTunes equivalent by offering huge catalogues of uninterrupted streaming music.
Price: Subscription based - £9.99pm