How Do I Download Applications To My Android Smartphone?

From your handset go to the “Android Marketplace” by clicking the shopping bag icon.  The first time you go to the Marketplace you will have to enter in a gmail username and password.  If you do not have one, you will be able to create one at that time.  Be sure to retain the username and password for your records.  You can search for apps, browse by category, read reviews and see screenshots.  Many of the Apps are free, if you choose purchase an app, you will need to enter in your credit card information.

You can also browse the Android Marketplace from your computer at http://www.android.com/market/