A year ago, Google Play had exactly half the apps they have today. 50 billion downloads and one million apps later, Google is making waves in the app marketplace. Meanwhile, Android takes the cake as the most popular smartphone platform with the most apps available for download. Google isn’t planning to slow down anytime soon, either. With their one-millionth app announcement, they also decided to release their newest installment: a tablet-optimized section for apps in their top lists. Check out the top 12 apps from both the editor’s choice and free apps lists on Google Play, available for download on your multi-tasking Snapdragon powered smartphone or tablet.
Top 12 Editor’s Picks
- TuneIn Radio by TuneIn Inc
- Pudding Monsters by ZeptoLab
- PBA Bowling Challenge by Concrete Software, Inc.
- Magisto Video Editor & Maker by Magisto
- USA Today by USA Today
- Nutty Fluffies Rollercoaster by Ubisoft Entertainment
- Toy Story: Smash It! by Disney
- Noom Weight Loss Coach by Noom Inc.
- Hungry Shark Evolution by Future Games of London
- Hipmunk Flights and Hotels by Hipmunk
- Super Stickman Golf 2 by Noodlecake Studios Inc
- Wunderlist- To-do & Task List by 6 Wunderkinder GmbH
Top 12 Free Android Apps
- Facebook by Facebook
- Pandora internet radio by Pandora
- Candy Crush Saga by King.com
- Instagram by Instagram
- Brightest LED Flashlight by Surpax Technology
- Facebook Messenger by Facebook
- Skype- free IM & video calls by Skype
- Despicable Me by Gameloft
- Netflix by Netflix, Inc.
- Dots: A game about connecting by Playdots
- Megapolis by Social Quantum Ltd.
- Kik Messenger by Kik Interactive