Getting my Droid tomorrow. My first 5 - 10 apps should be?

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  1. PapaDeuce

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    Help me pick some.

    I know I want a to do list app. And I would LOVE an app for business cards. And a basic CRM would be nice. But what else is a must have?

    Thanks a bunch.
     
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    I suggest Pandora, Gesture Search, Handcent SMS, CNN mobile, Screeble Lite, Hoccer. and the typical junk....like FB, Mabilo, etc....
     
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    Thanks. I will google the ones I don't know, right now.
     
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    Well I would recommend getting Flixter or Fandango for movie info, Tricorder (a free cool app that really works), Ringdroid (to make custom ringtones), Robo defense game, Mototorch (turns the flash into a flashlight), Pro5x (Pro Zoom)...a must have for better pictures on the DROID, Barcode scanner, and Pandora or Slacker radio. Oh and Act 1 video player for sure. And get Bump for exchanging contact info by bumping phones (with any phone that has that software....including Iphone).
     
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    handcent SMS (messaging replacement), shazam (music identifier), astro (file manager), beautiful widgets (a bunch of useful widgets for your home screens), helix launcher (home replacement), Seesmic (twitter), Where (helps you find local places, movie times, etc) , dolphin browser (much better browser than the stock one), Google Skymap, 3 Music player (search Rockon in the market)
     
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    EStrongs File Exploer and Task Manager, Note Everything, Weather Bug, CalWidget, Shop Savvy, DroidLight, Pandora, Dictionary.com, AG Newspapers.
     
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    Thanks, all. And just so you know, I did do a basic search before posting..

    I am SO looking forward to getting rid of my BB Storm. Just not sure which droid I will be getting, yet. Have to have the Verizon guy explain the differences.
     
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    How about things other then apps r there things i should or want to do
     
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    You may find it useful to check out appbrain.com on your computer. It provides an excellent way to browse apps, select the ones you want to download, and guide the installs one by one. It then can be used (in conjunction with its own appbrain app on your phone) to synchronize the list of apps you have on your phone with your account on appbrain. See Find great Android apps and games - AppBrain
     
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    Update.zip
    Rom Manager premium
    Blackdroid v9
    Setcpu
    Titanium Backup donate
    Wifi Tether
    Root Explorer
    Drocap2
    Terminal Emulator
    Sdk installed on your computer.
     
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