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    Must Have Free Windows Phone 7 Apps (No Ads Edition)

    Came across this today. Pretty nice list for new Windows Phone 7 users.


    Social Networking
    Facebook
    Twitter
    Twitter Better Free Alternative: Mehdoh
    Foursquare
    Foursquare Better Alternative: 4th & Mayor
    Pinterest - Pinsation
    LinkedIn - IN+ Networking

    Weather
    Microsoft Weather

    Music
    DI.fm - Beem
    iHeartRadio
    last.FM
    TuneIn Radio
    Slacker Radio
    Soundcloud - Nebula
    Soundcloud - Vapor

    YouTube
    YouTube
    Better Alternative - PrimteTube

    Sports
    ESPN ScoreCenter
    Exercise & Health
    RunKeeper
    MyFitnessPal
    Sports Tracker
    Calorie Tracker
    HealthVault

    News
    USA Today
    NYTimes
    Fox News
    The Huffington Post

    Utilities
    Stopwatch - SuperTimer
    Translator - Microsoft Translator
    Unit Converter - Microsoft Unit Converter
    Wiztiles - Create custom live tiles
    World Clocks - Microsoft World Clock

    Google Reader
    Flux (Try paid version - no ads, no real limitations)
    *Nextgen Reader (Try paid app - no ad, no real limitations)
    GReadr
    Reader2Go

    Content Discovery
    Evri News
    my6sense
    news360
    Newsy
    Pulse
    Weave

    Notes
    OneNote - built into Office
    Evernote

    PDF Reader
    Adobe Reader

    Reading
    Overdrive - to read drm books and books from your local library (audio books as well)

    Remote Desktop
    Mocha RD (Trial - limitation 1 saved machine)

    Bandwidth Speed Test
    BandWidth

    Read It Later
    Late Reader

    Reddit
    Baconit
    InstantReddit

    Video Chat
    Skype Beta
    Tango

    Task Management
    Calendar App - built-in app sync with Exchange or Live account
    Remember the Milk - WinMilk Task Manager
    Remember the Milk - Milkman
    Tasks
    Wunderlist

    Wikipedia
    MyEncyclopedia
    WikiPanda

    Dictionary
    Dictionary.com

    Travel
    AVISWP7
    FlightAware
    Hotels.com
    Kayak
    Skyscanner
    TripAdvisor

    Cloud Storage
    SkyDrive

    Food
    Foodspotting
    Epicurious
    Betty Crocker
    Allrecipes

    Games
    Breakout
    Call of Carlos
    Line Runner
    Undead Carnage
    Unite

    Big Name Apps That Everyone Knows of and I'm Just Putting Them Here So People Don't Think Windows Phone Doesn't Have Them
    Amazon Kindle
    Amazon Mobile
    Netflix
    Fandango
    Flixster
    Flickr
    eBay
    IMDB
    Yelp
    Groupon
    LivingSocial
    OpenTable
    Newegg
    StubHub
    Shazam
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    We can add to this list if you guys have other app recommendations. Share away!
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    Overdrive to read drm books and books from your local library (audio books as well)
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    Might be a good time to bump this since we have so many new posters/Nokia Lumia users here now.
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    I've actually updated the list on my site. I've added more apps such as:
    • Foodspotting
    • Epicurious
    • Betty Crocker
    • Beem (DI.fm)
    • Slacker Radio
    • SuperTimer
    • Microsoft Translator


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    Sound Hound is also in the market place.
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    Quote Originally Posted by joesteinkamp View Post
    I've actually updated the list on my site. I've added more apps such as:
    • Foodspotting
    • Epicurious
    • Betty Crocker
    • Beem (DI.fm)
    • Slacker Radio
    • SuperTimer
    • Microsoft Translator


    Must Have Free Windows Phone 7 Apps (No Ads Edition)
    Thanks Joe! I have update the OP based on your latest recommendations.
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    We also have the Vimeo app, it's gorgeous.
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    Here are some more NO-ADD nice apps I picked up today.

    1. FreeSpace (Show your available free space in a live tile)
    2. Flashlight XT (Turns your camera flash into a flashlight)
    3. Shortcut Tiles (Puts your Wifi, Bluetooth, 4G... out as live tiles)

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