Do you need an app to help you identify birds in the wild? Whatever you do, don't search “birds” in the App Store because all that will gain you is iterations of the Angry Birds game that will be of exactly zero use to you. Obviously, what you want is an app to help you identify a bird by appearance or song, and maybe one that allows you to compare similar birds. And a search function would be nice. Check out our list of the best bird watching apps for the iPhone and iPad.