Top 10 HP Touchpad Apps

The first webOS tablet, HP TouchPad, comes with many pleasures like the slim model, user-friendly interface, multi-tasking service, and list goes on. Last but not least, apps! They make the tablet more interesting by providing a way to pass leisure time. Surprisingly, HP claims TouchPad to support more than 300 apps. You can find HP TouchPad review on The Geeks Club.

Top 10 HP Touchpad Apps

  • SpazHD for Twitter
  • USA Today
  • WeatherBug
  • Dead Runner
  • Amazon’s Kindle
  • Facebook
  • Angry Birds HD
  • TuneInRadio
  • Glyder 2 HD

SpazHD for Twitter

With the increasing popularity of Twitter, it’s the coolest app of HD TouchPad. It displays your home timeline, messages, and mentions in column style. Navigation is easy and straightforward, and it allows you to upload photos. To everyone’s surprise, Twitter alerts are provided even when the app is not in use. It’s done via notification system of webOS 3.0. This app is free.

SpazHD for Twitter

USA Today

First of all, this fantastic app is free. You can get the latest headlines with a simple touch. The pleasing interface of this app grabs the attention as it categorises headlines in various groups such as news, sports, travel, money, life, and tech. Sport-addicts will love this app as it provides a current score of favourite sports teams. Moreover, it also includes videos, which is probably the most eye-catching feature. You can also see the forecast for five days.

USA Today for HP


A million apps about the weather are present in the market, but WeatherBug is unique with its features. This free app shows your weather condition. No kidding, but it gives you an idea about the weather with a photo. It also provides temperature details depending on the current weather condition. It offers a forecast for the next two days, hourly and detailed prediction. Radar map option is notable.

WeatherBug for HP TouchPad

Dead Runner

This app is a survival game, Dead Runner, in which you are supposed to avoid trees while going forward. It’s a simple game but can become an addiction! Horror effect is created with eerie music, grey fog, and effective colour combination. Its free app!

Dead Runner for HP Touchpad

Amazon’s Kindle

Free Amazon’s Kindle app can surely tempt eBook readers. Access to your library is one-touch away! You can also start from the exact point where you left off from your smartphone or reader via Whispersync. You can adjust almost everything, from font size to brightness, to enhance your reading experience. Making notes or highlighting facilities are available.

Kindle Reader for HP


Although the app is not from Facebook, HP inevitably ensures the best! Facebook is the world’s most popular social site. It has become a basic necessity for any portable device. HP does justice to this with many features like easy navigation with default interface, flip-board style layout, and easy access to the news feed. The app is overall lovely, but chat would have made it more refreshing!

Facebook App for HP TouchPad

Angry Birds HD

There is no doubt that the whole world is obsessed with this game, so having Angry Bird is one of those things that validate tablet! It’s a free app and gameplay is smooth. The sound effect is beautiful, and it compliments the HD effect.

Angry Birds HD


This free app is nice and commendable. It includes Internet radio and local AM/FM accompanied by about 40,000 channels. The interface is very friendly, and you can navigate channels through specific categories.

TuneInRadio for HP

Glyder 2 HD

Glyder 2 HD explains 3D gaming functionality of HP TouchPad. Cool graphics have made rich environments with enough detailing. You can explore them by flying smoothly, but landing can be tricky. The app is worth a glance at $2.99.

Glyder2 HD

Need for Speed Hot Pursuit

NFS lovers will be pleased with this app. Rich environments and action-packed app surely make an impression. Twenty real-world supercars, improved controls, and interface by EA are unique features. List of features also includes 180degree spins, special weapons for cops and racers. Overall, the app is superb and comes for $9.99.

NFS Hot Pursuit

Although only ten can make it to the top 10 list, many apps can be your personal favourites. It purely depends on your choice!