Regardless of which manufacturer's banner you wave, there's no doubt that smart phones have some brilliant (and not so brilliant) applications going for them. There are many we just can't live without, and over the last couple of years some of the more innovative apps fall under the money and time saving categories.
Whether for business or casual use, we have played with hundreds of such apps in an effort to find the greatest among them. Here's ten of the best for each of the three main smart phones - all are UK-friendly, and we have based our impartial reviews purely on the personal experiences of the team rather than the most popular by downloads or price (though the vast majority of them are incredibly cheap, if not free).
Methodology: In order to ensure that we our selection represents the finest apps out there, we've factored in popular press reviews, popularity and user ratings (for the latest versions) into our judgement. Also note Note that the following are not in order of greatness - they all perform rather different functions, so their perceived worth to the individual will depend entirely on circumstance.
If you see something you like, all of the apps can be downloaded either direct from your handset or by visiting: