If you just installed a new rom or have a new phone and don’t have a backup of your apps, this list should be helpful. Click on an app link and you will be taken straight to the market. If I left a worthwhile app off the list, let me know.

Adobe Flash PlayerFree - Play flash on the web.

Adobe Reader - Free - Read your PDFs.

Adobe AirFree - Not sure if i run any web apps with adobe air. I just think it doesn’t hurt to have.

Amazon MP3Free - One of the best apps hand down. Stream your music anywhere you have a decent signal or wi-fi.

Amazon.com Free - Search and buy things on the go.

Amazon Kindle Free - Read your kindle books on the go.

AndFTPFree - Simple FTP program. Pro version allows for folder synchronization.

Astro File ManagerFree (ad-supported) – Tons of features. Unzipping files and locating them on sdcard are what I like.

AudibleFree - Download and play your audio books on the go.

Audio ManagerFree – Set the volume for various types of alerts and notifications.

Auto Killer Memory OptimizerFree – Speed up your rooted phone and get decent battery life with AutoKiller. AutoKiller Memory Optimizer is not a regular task manager. AutoKiller is an award winner minfree tweaker, it fine tunes android systems inner memory manager to keep your device fast over time. As a side effect it also lowers battery consumption. Also includes a manual process/service manager. ROOT REQUIRED

AutoStarts$1.00 – See what runs when certain parts of your phone start up. If you don’t have root that’s all you can do with it. With root, you are able to disable certain programs from running. ROOT REQUIRED

ADW Launcher Free - It is sleek and gives you lots of options to turn your home screen to your liking.

Barcode ScannerFree - Scan barcodes and look up prices and reviews.

Beautiful Widgets –  $2.87 – Nice widget with the weather and time on your homescreen.

Bluetooth File TransferFree – Transfer files between phones using bluetooth.

Catlog Logcat ReaderFree - See what is going on under the hood so to say.

ClockSyncFree - Keeps your clock synced with official NTP servers.

Craigslist NotificationFree - Awesome app for craigslist. Tell it what you are looking for and the price range. It sends alerts whenever an item meeting your specs is posted.

Google Docs Free - Create, edit, upload and share your documents with the Google Docs app.

Documents to Go - View Microsoft Word, Excel & PowerPoint Files

Dolphin Browser HDFree - A better browser. Tabs and add-ons make it a winner.

DropboxFree – Put files from your PC into your dropbox on the web. Get them on your phone. Or vice versa.

Google EarthFree - See sattelite views of the earth on your phone.

FacebookFree - Obvious. It’s facebook.

GmailFree - Check your gmail the second you get an e-mail.

gReaderfree or $5.87 for pro – Pretty nice rss reader. Syncs up with your google reader account.

IMDBFree - Find movie showtimes, get TV listings, watch trailers and search all of IMDb.

JorteFree – This application Jorte is a personal organizer. Our objective was to create an app with the look and feel of real paper personal organizer with an appealing appearance and easy practical use.

JuiceDefenderFree - Helps save your battery life by turning off the radio and what not when your phone is in your pocket.

JuicePlotterFree - Graph your battery life.

Lastpass - Free for premium users – Never need to remember another password.

LaunchXFree - Best widget for your homescreen. Put infinite amount of apps on your homescreen using this 4×2 widget.

Google MapsFree - Get directions on the go.

Mint.comFree - Know how much money you left after last night…

MyBackup Pro$4.99 – Back up stuff on your phone (I prefer titanium backup to this however)

NetflixFree - Stram shows on your phone.

Overlook FingFree - See what all is on your wi-fi netwrok using this slick tool.

Pageonce - Free or $12.97 for pro version – Organize and track bills and accounts

PhoneLocator Pro$2.87 – Find your lost phone

PhoneMyPC - $14.99 – Use any PC remotely from your Android device.

RedboxFree - Find and reserve redbox movies nearby with this official app, built by redbox!

Remote Desktop Client – $24.95 – Xtralogic Remote Desktop Client for Android enables you to connect to your Windows computers across the Internet from a mobile device powered by Google Android platform. 24.95

RingdroidFree - Create your own ringtone, alarm, or notification sound from an existing audio file, or record a new one directly on the device.

ROM Manager - Must have app for any root user. Make backups, flash ROMs, and own your device.

ScoreMobile Free - Stay up to date with the latest scores.

SetCPU$1.99 – Overclock or underclock your processor in your phone to your liking

ShopperFree - Find products and get prices with this app

Soundhound - Free – Play a song. It listens. It tells you what song it is.

Spark360$1.50 – Check and send messages on your xbox live account.

Speed TestFree - Check your connection speed.

Stopwatch & TimerFree - Time stuff

Tasker$6.49 – Automate all sorts of things on your phone. (Kind of complicated to set up)

Titanium BackupFree – Best backup app. ROOT Required

TuneIn Radio - Free - Listen to local radio from anywhere in the world. Not all stations available but I was impressed with the number of stations.

Twitter Free - Obvious one. Twitter

Google VoiceFree - Get your voicemails transcribed and sent via text. Also can check voicemails on the web.

Walgreens Free - Fill prescription refills by scanning barcode.

WatchdogFree - Make sure an app doesn’t hog too much memory with this app keeping an eye on them all.

WeatherbugFree – Know what the weather is

WebMDFree – Know what you are sick with

Wapedia – Free - Wikipedia at your fingertips

WordPress Free - Blog on the go

XiialiveFree or $4.99 – Stream shoutcast stations

YoutubeFree - Obvious one. Youtube

New Additions

Battery Monitor Widget - Another app to monitor your battery usage.

Battery Calibration – After rooting your phone, you may need to calibrate your battery. Use this.

Cam Scanner – Scan documents with the camera on your phone.

Chainfire3D – Make your graphics better.

Dictionary.com – Find out what that word means.

ESPN Radio – Listen to ESPN podcasts and radio.

Movie Finder – Find movies near you.

Opera Browser Mini – Another browser alternative. I used this on my blackberry pearl long ago. It’s quick and gets the job done. No flash tho.