The 10 Best Mobile Apps Of 2012



7. Hotspot Shield

Tired of looking over your shoulder to make sure no one's stealing your cell phone's Wi-Fi hotspot bandwidth? Then consider Hotspot Shield for Android and iOS, which automatically initiates a VPN when connecting to any public or private hotspot. Hotspot Shield's high-speed proxy encryption service is free to try for seven days, then costs $0.99 per month or $9.99 a year.