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You carry your phone with you anyway. Why not use it to avoid carrying around a ski trail map, too?
CameraBag is a great way to inject life into photos you might otherwise delete, or make good photos into great ones.
Type the name of an artist or song into Last.fm's search box, and the app instantly creates a radio station with similar songs and artists.
Fall in love with this year's vacation spot? Want to move there or buy a vacation home? Zillow is the easiest way to do a quick reality check.
It can be a chore finding good food in an unfamiliar city. Urbanspoon puts a dash of fun into the experience, with a slot-machine simulator.
If you're stuck in a plane, train, boat or bus, with boredom setting in, Real Racing HD is a thrill-a-minute alternative.
If you're stuck in an unfamiliar place with nothing to do, or if you'd like to strike up a conversation with a stranger, this is a great app for the task.
Angry Birds has become a runaway bestseller for good reason: it is a spectacular time-waster.
Hold your phone in the direction of a speaker or a performer, and this app will tell you what's playing.
Travel Channel picks cool travel gadgets that make perfect gifts for the frequent travelers in your life.
Point your iPhone toward a printed phrase, and the screen instantly shows you the translated version.
Ship Mate, which covers 8 major lines, is an interactive guide to your cruise.
This app will sniff out your location and point out the closest hot spots (both free and paid).
Flipboard takes all of the recommended links from your Facebook and Twitter contacts, and displays them in a magazine-style format.