The following apps are both popular and highly rated in the entertainment category.Apple apps Netflix (by subscription)* Netflix’s streaming-video service is no doubt getting a boost in the charts this week due to the second season of its original series House of Cards. (Mobilewalla score: 98/100) Dreamy Days in West Tokyo (Free)* This interactive, romantic story takes place 10 years after two people who had secret crushes on each other reunite. (Score: 96/100) Disney Princess Palace Pets (Free)* This game for young pet lovers allows the player to interact with and care for the darling virtual pets of Disney princesses. (Score: 89/100) WeFollow (Free)* WeFollow uses a mutual reward system to help users gain more Twitter followers by following other users. (Score: 87/100) Talking Angela (Free)* Talking Angela is a kitty you can interact with. New content for Angela features her visiting Paris and seeing some of her famous talking friends. (Score: 84/100)Android apps HBO GO (Subscription required)* HBO GO gives HBO subscribers access to HBO programming on demand. (Mobilewalla score: 92/100) Tom Loves Angela (Free)* Talking kitties Tom and Angela are featured in this app, where you use your voice to help Tom woo Angela. (Score: 92/100) SketchBook Mobile ($1.99)* Autodesk’s SketchBook Mobile brings many professional-level drawing tools to your mobile device. (Score: 90/100) Texts From Last Night ($0.99)* This app is a living history of bad behavior; users share their drunken, crazy or mysterious texts from the night before with armchair voyeurs. (Score: 90/100) This American Life ($2.99)* This American Life is a weekly radio/audio program featuring intriguing stories from real life. Get the app to listen to hundreds of episodes. (Score: 86/100) *Available on Apple and Android.
Mobilewalla is a search and discovery engine using breakthrough technology to score every app to help consumers navigate the mobile application marketplace. Apps are scored using an algorithm that weighs several characteristics, including user ratings, position within category and staff recommendations. For more app intel, go to www.mobilewalla.com. Anindya Datta is a technologist and founder of Mobilewalla.