It’s that time of year again: CES buzz is rampant, getting us all excited about the wonderful things our Android phones can do. It’s also the beginning of the year, so we’re more anxious than ever to drill down into our smartphone and all of its glorious features. With the Android Market now hundreds of thousands of apps strong, we can start 2011 on the right foot. Just check out these top apps of the week.

CES highlights

Science Friday, a popular NPR program, is now available on your Android phone. Get the latest in science news, health, climate, the arts and more. Hosted by Ira Flatow, the free app delivers audio and video clips from the program and its guest experts, making this a great addition to the growing line of NPR apps in the Android Market.