Best Business Apps of 2010

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Kik Messenger (iPhone and Android)

This new app was recently pulled from Blackberry’s App World because of a dispute over its similarities to Blackberry Messenger, but it’s still extremely popular in the iPhone and Android app stores. The app turns text messages into real-time instant messages and lets users send them to users on different smartphone platforms. “Amazing for communicating like Blackberry Messenger, but with anyone and free no matter where in the world you are,” says Grasshopper Group co-founder David Hauser.
Price: Free