Best App Ever Awards


148Apps is an app review site that covers the iPhone, iPod touch and now the iPad. 148Apps also sponsors the Best App Ever Awards. The apps are separated into a number of categories, including several applicable to education. Each category has the top app and several other contenders for the top spot. Here are the 2009 award winners. By the way, if you’re wondering about the “148Apps” name, 148 is the total number of applications the original iPhone could hold. With the addition of folders in iOS 4 for the new iPhone, the total number is now 2160.


About Andy Brovey

Dr. Andy Brovey, The Portable Prof, helps others make sense and make use of digital tools through his work, websites and social media. He has over 30 years experience in educational technology, including teaching, administration and professional development. In 2007, Apple Inc. recognized his work and named him an Apple Distinguished Educator. He started this iPad Academy website shortly after the first iPad went on sale to help others become more comfortable and competent with the iPad, in person and online. His latest venture is Teach About Tech, a resource marketplace for technology trainers.