Our App Store editors have chosen the most download-worthy games and apps based on topics and trends that were popular on the App Store throughout the year.
Through an ever-growing suite of apps, users can watch what they want when they want, or stream live from wherever they are.
Apps that dramatically alter faces surprise and delight with an endless amount of entertainment.
From extensive libraries of visually stunning cooking instructions to delivering the freshest ingredients to your door, food tech revolutionizes the way we wine and dine.
These apps and games offer simple yet engaging story-telling with bite-sized anecdotes, synopses, and choose-your-ending elements.
With the help of these apps, it’s easier than ever for customers to realize their creative talents and share them with the world.
Loaded with powerful yet easy-to-use features, these video editors allow everyone to produce gorgeous work.
From matching up new mothers to providing endless ideas to occupy little ones, these apps make raising kids a little simpler.
For those who need an extra push to climb out of bed for a morning run or set aside time to hit the gym, these apps can make fitness fun by turning exercise into exciting games.
Customizable and high-quality, these apps deliver daily workout recommendations and constant motivation.
Users can find local shops with fresh produce to reduce their carbon footprint, easily buy and sell preowned items, and much more.
Time-saving personal services came into their own this year and continue to evolve. These apps help us get more done each day.
These helpful tools provide support and resources to reduce stress and improve our quality of life.
These apps deliver intelligent new features, such as face detection, object tracking and natural language processing, by integrating machine learning models using Core ML.
From finding business partners to a meeting a potential friend for lunch, users swipe right to make community connections.
Japan has enjoyed a boom of apps that were created locally and perfectly localized from abroad that show users how to cook delicious meals, delighting novices and seasoned chefs alike.
From helping doctors talk to their patients remotely to encouraging users to be more active, these apps help users lead healthier lives.
In China, a growing number of developers invite subject-matter experts from various industries to share their expertise. These services continue to pioneer efforts to provide anyone, anywhere with access to reliable information.
By blending digital objects and information with the surrounding environment using ARKit, these augmented reality apps go beyond the screen and interact with the real world in entirely new ways.
These games provide a simple set of rules and an immediate sense of achievement that appeals to those looking for a concise playing experience.
In 2017, we witnessed a shift from turn-based, asynchronous gaming to real-time, human-to-human play.
With a simplicity that appeals to players of all levels, these diverse, creative, and approachable games require only simple gestures for a short session that delivers a shot of excitement.