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Mobilewalla: Let these apps entertain you

The entertainment category is always full of interesting surprises. This week, the top apps include talking animals, sci-fi screwdrivers and visual and audio content.

Apple apps

Free Music Download and Player for Soundcloud (Free) Soundcloud works with popular and unknown artists alike, bringing you free music to download to your device. (Mobilewalla score: 99/100)

My Talking Pet ($1.99)* Users of My Talking Pet upload a picture of their pet and the app creates an animation that allows the user to put words in their pet’s mouth. (Score: 98/100)

Buddyman: Comix (99 cents)* This is an interactive comic with a focus on solving mysteries and puzzles with Buddyman. (Score: 94/100)

Audiko Ringtones PRO ($1.99) Audiko users select ring tones from a collection of 10,000 or create their own ring tones using music in their libraries. (Score: 91/100)

This American Life ($2.99)* This charming radio show features audio storytelling at its finest. An archive of 500 This American Life programs can be accessed with the app. (Score: 91/100)

Android apps

Movies by Flixster (Free)* Flixster is truly a favorite app of moviegoers; it swiftly shares current showtimes for films and shares reviews from Rotten Tomatoes. (Mobilewalla score: 99/100)

IMDb Movies and TV (Free)* IMDb, the Internet Movie Database, is an encyclopedia of facts about films both past and in production, and it also gives movie times and recommendations. (Score: 96/100)

FaceQ (Free)* FaceQ helps anyone to create his or her own custom avatar, with many features and options. No artistic skill is required. (Score: 95/100)

Netflix (Subscription required)* Netflix is a world leader in streaming entertainment content, and it has recently become well-respected for its original productions. (Score: 95/100)

Doctor Who: Sonic Screwdriver ($1.99)* This app brings models and sound effects from Dr. Who’s famous screwdrivers to your mobile device. (Score: 90/100)

*Available on Apple and Android.