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01. Tap Tap Radiation, game
— Takes Tap Tap Revenge to the next level with an all-new music game designed exclusively for the iPad with more than 50 free and premium tracks
02. NPR for iPad, news
— It’s NPR, and the news, like you’ve never seen it before. This is easily the best news app on the iPad.
03. Evernote, Productivity
— The best way collect, save and share information on the Mac, iPhone and, now, iPad.
05. Pandora, entertainment
— A great app that will realize its full potential when multitasking arrives later this year
06. iBooks, ebook reader
— A truly amazing way to find, download and enjoy books.
07. The Weather Channel MAX+, weather
— In-depth weather, maps and decent sized library of videos
08. WordPress, blogging
— Moderate your comments, create and edit posts. It’s not perfect, but it’s a must-have tool for WordPress bloggers
10. Zinio, magazine reader
— Rediscover magazines. Treeware might be dead, but this and other digital magazine’s might print’s salvation. Includes three free titles.
11. Kindle, ebook reader
— More books than iBooks
12. Now Playing, entertainment
— Find movies and theaters near you, as well as buy tickets, find DVDs and purchase via Netflix
13. Netflix, entertainment
— Download this app and you can instantly watch TV shows & movies.
14. Heavy Gunner 3D, game
— Become a machine-gun wielding badass.
15. Top 100s by Year by Bing, entertainment
— The meme of moment — listen to Top 100 songs from the past from 1947 forward. Free for a limited time ($1.99)
16. Simpson Arcade, game
— A free taste of Homer’s frosted fried dough fracas
17. Bing, reference
— Wanna search different? Then Bing it…
18. Pets Live, game
— Explore the world and discover new pets. A former App Store number one…
19. Burning Bubbles Lab, games
— Addictive bubble-shooter game with tons of levels (full version)
20. Eliminate Burst, game
— Engage in multiplayer first-person combat against real players around the world, kill or be killed
21. Crazy Hamster,
— The classics never die — free for a limited time.
22. Solitaire, game
— Are you a Windows user? This version of the game will feel very, very familiar
23. Facebook, social networking
— This is not a native or universal app, but the only mobile version available for the iPad. It’s only just better than the web-only mobile version, ’nuff said
24. Google Mobile, reference
— Search quickly using your voice and location
25. Skype, social networking
— Call and instant message for free. This app is an absolute necessity!
26. Cool Wallpapers, entertainment
— Jazz up your iPad!
27. Lonely Planet London City Guide, travel
— Rome, Paris, Barcelona, Vienna, Munich also available…
28. textPlus, social networking
— Text on your iPad for free.
29. We Rule, game
— A hyper addictive god game
30. PAC-MAN Lite, game
— The original arcade game brought forward 30 years.
31. Big Bad Sudoku Book, game
— Created exclusively for the iPad to have the look and feel of an ancient sudoku book
32. JamPad, music
— Play up to four instruments at once, piano, rhythm guitar, electric guitar and drums
33. GodFinger, game
— Customize, cultivate and wreak havoc on your world at the touch of finger
34. PriceGrabber, reference
— Helps you quickly find the lowest price on millions of products
35. WarChess HD, game
— A visually arresting animated version of this classic board game
36. USA Today, news
— The latest stories, scores, weather and photos
37. Harbor Master HD, game
— You are the master of your own busy harbor
38. Labyrinth 2 HD Lite, game
— The sequel to the original labyrinth game
39. BBC News, news
— Get theta latest, breaking news from the BBC
40. Virtuoso Piano Free 2, music
— Be the maestro with this engaging and entertaining app.