I did not ever imagine I would be app-zapped. The iPhone 4s, a birthday gift from my brother had me completely sold out on their apps. For years, I believed that Android is the way to go and more user friendly. I resisted Apple for a long time even before I used their product until necessity pushed me in that direction. It was destiny.
Facetiming with my nephew was a critical need. Atleast thats how it all started. I had the little one's tshirts printed and sent by speed post along with a personalized calendar from our family trip to Bali. If only I had explored the photo and video apps much before, I could have put together more fun stuff.
Other apps I dig are Elevate, a brilliant concept that trains your cognitive skills
A lighter fun app is the Word search, which I always enjoyed playing even as a child
The other usual must haves include VLC player to sync your video downloads and Google Maps to get around.
Watsapp is undeniably huge as a communication tool and if you are a book lover, Flipkart should be there by default; and if you are a traveller, TripAdvisor is reliable for reviews and if you are stumped for a ride, try Uber.
As I discover more, the Aap Zap story will continue to enthral you and you will be crushed senseless (Dave Matthews Band, ring a bell?)