MoMA

MoMA

Available for: Android and iPhone, iPad, iPod touch MoMA is, no surprise, the app for the Museum of Modern Art.   Use it to explore the museum’s exhibitions and permanent collection with multimedia tours and reference guides. Share

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Museum Without Walls

Museum Without Walls

Available for: Android and iPhone, iPad, iPod touch CultureNOW: Guidebook for the Museum Without Walls is a guide to art found publicly all through New York City.  View information on specific works and artists.   See photos, follow neighborhood tours, and listen to streaming podcasts on notable historians, artists, curators, and more. Share

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MyCityWay

MyCityWay

Available for: Android, BlackBerry and iPhone, iPad, iPod touch MyCityWay is a tool for navigating the city.   Find the nearest WiFi hotspot.   Locate a pharmacy, take-out food, late-night delivery, or a specialty pub. Share

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New York City Essential Guide

New York City Essential Guide

Available for: Android and iPhone, iPad, iPod touch The New York City Essential Guide is for the New York neighborhoods.  List hundreds of things to see; shopping, obscure landmarks, or things that are free.   View tips on how to spend less.  12 self-guided walking-tours. Share

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NY Waterway

NY Waterway

Available for: Android and iPhone NY Waterway provides easy access to the East River Ferry.  Connect with Brooklyn, Queens, and Governors Island.   This app provides maps and schedules, as well as service advisories and bus information near ferry terminals.  Buy paperless ferry tickets , and show them on your phone to board. Share

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NYC Parks and Trails

NYC Parks and Trails

Available for: Android There are a lot of parks in the five New York City boroughs.  The NYC Parks and Trails app presents the services of over 800 different facilities.  Playgrounds, fields, parks, and more are included.  It provides navigation information on parks and trails near your current geographical position. Share

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NYCMate

NYCMate

Available for: Android NYCMate this app provides the official New York City subway map, as well as a map of every neighborhood.  It has the bus maps for each borough, and even maps of the Long Island Rail Road, the Metro-North Railroad, and the PATH and New Jersey Transit trains. Share

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OpenTable

OpenTable

Available for: Android, BlackBerry, iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Palm WebOS and Windows Phone OpenTable lets you find a restaurant, read their menu, read their reviews, and make a reservation.   Search by location, cuisine, and price. Share

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Time Out New York

Time Out New York

Available for: Android and iPhone, iPad, iPod touch Time Out New York is a steady stream of event listings, places, concerts, restaurants, bars, and idea for things to do in New York City.  Sort by Critics’ Picks, or even by price categories – including free or cheap.   Share

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Top of the Rock Viewfinder

Top of the Rock Viewfinder

Available for: Android and iPhone, iPad, iPod touch The Viewfinder Mobile App, your key to the NY skyline. Enhance the Top of the Rock experience.   Identify buildings and landmarks. Use the Time Machine feature to look back as far as 1933, or use it as binoculars. Share

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Uber

Uber

Available for: Android  and iPhone, iPad, iTouch Uber is a driving service.   Use this app to get a fare quote, connect with a driver, and arrange transportation.  Request, ride, and pay via your mobile phone Share

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Urbanspoon

Urbanspoon

Available for: Android, BlackBerry and iPhone, iPad, iPod touch Urbanspoon will find you food.  Search nearby eateries.  Read reviews from bloggers, newspapers, and customers.   You can even ask Urbanspoon to pick a restaurant for you. Share

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Yelp

Yelp

Available for: Android, BlackBerry, iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Palm Pre andWindows Phone Use Yelp to find anything.   Restaurants, stores, bars, pharmacies, anything you need.  Listings include photos and user reviews. Share

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