Google has posted a list of the best Android apps of 2012. In the App Focus page on Google Play, Google merchandising manager Tavares Ford said, "from excellent tools to objects of beauty, each of these applications represents the best of Google Play."
Evernote: "Stay on top of every element of your life, from anywhere. Take notes, capture photos and record memos with this amazing organiser." Get this app.
Pinterest: "Take full advantage of your Android device and set pins from anywhere using the built-in sharing system. Share and enjoy!" Get this app
Grimm's Snow White: "A deceptively simple and well-executed storybook that serves as a perfect introduction to the world of Grimm's fairy tales." Get this app
Pocket: "A full-featured offline reader that is constantly adding new capabilities like site subscriptions that let you save articles on paid sites." Get this app
Expedia Hotels & Flights: "A beautiful and well-designed app that sets the bar for globally relevant travel tools with a rich and detailed tablet experience." Get this app
Ancestry: "A unique and full-featured genealogy app that delivered a stunning design overhaul which also delivered new functionality." Get this app
Fancy: "Fancy lets you share your personal style with style and brings a fresh perspective to the worlds of online shopping and fashion." Get this app
SeriesGuide Show Manager: "Enjoy a great second-screen experience for TV that features an attractive, practical and well-planned design aesthetic." Get this app
Pixlr Express: "A relatively new photography app that provides an amazing array of editing and photo-correction tools for both phones and tablets." Get this app
TED: "Enjoy talks and lectures from some of the world's most fascinating mavericks, gurus and legends." Get this app