Tru Luv Media, Inc.
Founder Brie Code wanted to find a way to make engaging games without raising stress and adrenaline levels. This Game of the Day uses AI to create soothing activities that promote tranquility. It earned a spot on the App Store Best of 2018 list.
Cofounders Fernanda Castro, Giuliana Barboza, and Gabriela Szpilman set out to teach the basics of reading and writing to children through a series of interactive minigames. Produced in partnership with a core team of teachers and a speech therapist, Alfabrincando was first created at the Apple Developer Academy in Brazil.
Darf Design LTD
Founder Sahar Darvishani-Fikouhi began her career as an architect, then completed a masters degree in Computational Design with a focus on AR. Her app, ARki, is an AR platform that allows architects, engineers, and real estate developers to share 3D data so they can communicate the design journey with clarity.
ArtPro HK Limited
Founder Eveline Lee and team created a comprehensive resource for the global art marketplace with ArtPro. Collectors and brokers can compile price trends, view in-depth art analysis, and broadcast live auctions all in one place. Users can even turn their space into a virtual gallery with life-like art pieces using augmented reality.
BetterMe: Health Coaching
CEO Victoria Repa and her team developed BetterMe, an accessible solution for people without a fitness background to live a healthy lifestyle and improve their physical and mental health.
Bites | Eat With Your Tribe
warehouse apps llc
Designed to create meaningful and memorable culinary experiences for everyone, founder Roza Ferdowsmakan created this app to connect you with affordable personal chefs that create at-home culinary experiences.
Adam Taylor is a self-taught coder and the solo developer behind the Black app, which facilitates culturally relevant and multifaceted news for Black people with stories that speak to the community’s shared experience.
Ana Flavia Godoy
Apple Developer Academy graduates Paula Vaz and Flavia Godoy wanted to build apps that would make a difference in the world, so they created bontê to encourage good deeds and connection between young adults.
Cofounders Lincy Ayala and Xiomara Figueroa developed this reading community after bonding through discussing books in the aftermath of Hurricane Maria, which left Puerto Rico without power for months.
With a Ph.D in Computer and Information Science, founder Suejung Huh was working on a physics-based simulation when she designed this precision AR sculpting and carving tool that allows you to create and interact with your own unique 3D objects.
Caria: Menopause & Midlife
Chorus Health Inc.
Selected as App of the Day, Caria is an AI-powered app created by founder Arfa Rehman and team. It provides support and information to help women manage the universal but often taboo topic of menopause.
CUCO - Digital Therapeutics
Founder Livia Cunha is a physician’s daughter who is passionate about improving the patient experience. She and her team created this digital healthcare assistant to help patients adhere to doctor-recommended treatments, including medication management.
Done: A Simple Habit Tracker
Jenny Talavera taught herself to code when she got her first iPhone. Her app, Done, is an easy-to-use habit tracker that helps you create healthy routines and set goals, and was selected as App of the Day. Done was later acquired by Reflectly ApS.
EFEKT Video Maker by Picsart
An App of the Day selection developed by Nane Toumanian, Tatevik Gasparyan, and Vahagn Khachikyan, EFEKT helps you create incredible videos by adding any of 13 movement-reacting effects in real time.
CEO Maiko Wakatsuki and team designed expeet as an alternative to the traditional recruitment system in Japan to help recent graduates find employment.
Just For Eyes
California ophthalmologist Gloria Wu worked with her neighbor, then high-school student Trisha Karani, to create this collection of fun eye training exercises for everyone.
Founder Abdou Sarr wants to remove barriers to capturing, creating, and sharing immersive media. The 22-year-old Senegalese-Canadian created the immersive media app FILM3D to allow users to shoot 3D photos without special equipment.
Fitness Coach by JumpyCat
Yocta Engineering Limited
With JumpyCat's built-in AI coach taking the guesswork out of finding the perfect workout, users can focus on meeting their health and fitness goals. Founder Silvia Milanova incorporates immersive video and audio for over 15,000 physical training sessions for a variety of exercise routines.
FormKey is a MIDI Controller app from Polyhedra LLC focused on helping users create music without getting overwhelmed by the complexities of theory and composition. Founder Brent Brinkley uses shapes to define notes and colors to define octaves, creating a new language that makes reading music quick and easy.
Funexpected Math for Kids
Cofounders Natalia Pereldik and Anna Gobruseva created Funexpected Math to help kids ages 3 to 6 get over math anxiety and promote a deep understanding of diverse mathematical concepts using a gaming approach.
Founder Maija Airas-Ceri and team developed Gotta Yoga to bring professional yoga lessons to users on their own schedule. Made for beginners and up, the app analyzes yoga poses using the iPhone's front camera and provides spoken guidance to help users adjust their form.
Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra
A Chinese ex-pat living in Sweden, Yan Zhang created this app for the Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra so you can enjoy classical music whenever and wherever you like.
Founder Amritpan Kaur created Gurbani to enable Sikh practice on the go, with features that include a meditation and mindfulness timer.
Inspired by her own family’s experience, founder Jutta Haaramo and team use gamification and machine learning to help diabetic children and adults manage their blood glucose.
Created by Kate Roberts, who helps support people with autism and speech disorders, Happy Foods addresses a food aversion disorder that affects more than half of autistic children.
After suffering from chronic panic attacks, former crime journalist Sarah Hill created a solution with her team at Healium that uses AR, neuroscience, and game design to alleviate anxiety.
Health Auto Export - JSON+CSV
Founder Lybron Sobers created Health Auto Export to help patients easily extract and share specific data with their healthcare providers privately and securely.
Hearo - Transcribe & Translate
Aisyah Widya Nur, Kamilia Latifah, and Elisabeth Valencia met at the Apple Developer Academy, where they created the Hearo app to empower hearing-impaired Indonesian speakers and help them communicate, even with those who don’t know Indonesian sign language.
Golden Fireflies LLC
Founder Annie Vang aims to keep the Hmong language alive by encouraging non-native Hmong speakers to learn common words and phrases through an app that acts as a set of digital flashcards. HmongPhrases contains translations for thousands of words and provides audio pronunciation guidance.
Hopscotch-Programming for kids
Founder Samantha John fell in love with programming in college and created this App of the Day, providing a ”bite-sized intro to coding” for kids to learn while making real software.
Hubli - Share your links
Ailton Vieira Pinto Filho
Hubli is a remote-learning solution born out of the COVID-19 pandemic-related challenges of in-person education. The app was created by five Apple Developer Academy students in Brazil: Ailton Vieira, Gabriel Taques, Maykon Meneghel, Mariana Lech, and Rodolfo Diniz.
imagiLabs-fun coding game
Cofounders Dora Palfi, Paula Dozsa, and Beatrice Ionascu created imagiLabs to promote coding among teen and tween girls. The app pairs with a programmable accessory using Bluetooth to make coding fun, creative, and social.
Zapling Studios, LLC
Founder Quintin Rodriguez-Harrison and the team at Zapling Studios created the game Justice Royale with immersive ARKit features using a proprietary set of gestures for a fast-paced, arcade-like experience.
Kickstroid - Sneaker Drops
Founder David Alston and team built Kickstroid for sneaker enthusiasts to find their favorite shoes and connect with other sneakerheads around the world
knitCompanion knitting & more
Knitter, crafter, and software creator Sally Holt developed this tool to digitize highly complex patterns for knitters and fibers artists.
Jay C AB
Cofounders Sofia Larsson and César Pinto Castillo bring the cookbook into the modern age with a new way to document and store recipes. Kookin speaks cooking directions aloud, so home chefs can focus on their kitchen skills and follow along hands-free.
Founded by sisters Jhanvi and Ketaki Shiram after traveling together on safari, Krikey uses AR gaming to bridge the natural and digital worlds and inspire a sense of empathy with nature.
Lactapp Women Health
After suffering a car accident as a new mother, Maria Berruezo created App of the Day LactApp to provide the timely, expert, and customized breastfeeding information she wished she’d had.
Learn Hiragana & Katakana!
After attending a Swift conference in Tokyo, Olena Bachurina was inspired to make this interactive textbook to teach you how to write in Japanese.
Lockcard: Beyond a Dictionary
Cofounders Xinyi Fu and Leo Chazalon designed an innovative way to improve English vocabulary using push notifications. Words are scheduled throughout the day and delivered to your Lock Screen, allowing you to test your memory in a matter of seconds.
Mamma Miya: A Mom Planner
Aqvaleo Software LLP
Cofounders Aashika Abraham and Namrata Mayanil created the Mamma Miya app to centralize tools and resources that can help busy moms prioritize their self-care and well-being.
moObie - Aluguel de carros
Moobie Soluções Ltda
Founder Tamy Lin worked with her team to develop a car-sharing platform that helps users in Brazil rent out their cars to provide alternative transit options while generating income.
This AR social music platform was created by cofounders Melody Fallah-Khair and Moji Ghodousi to help young artists create, practice, and perform music collaboratively.
Nailstry - shop press-on nails
Pink Scissors Stationery
Cofounders Aurelia Edwards and Deepak Devjani developed Nailstry, the first marketplace exclusively for press-on nails and nail art. Nailstry uses augmented reality to digitally measure and create custom-fit press-on nails.
OffScreen - Less Screen Time
Founder Alen Jiang and team developed OffScreen to help users implement a digital detox in their lives and better manage time spent on devices. Users can set screen time limits and goals, opt in for daily challenges to break phone addiction, sync sleep and mindfulness analytics to the Health app, and more.
Peek - Movies & TV Shows
Founders Ashley McKoy, Ositanachi Otugo, and Harold Lomotey originally created this social media platform for a senior class project at Howard University. Peek lets users share TV and movie recommendations among family and friends as a solution to the endless scrolling of streaming content, while also amplifying titles from Black creators and actors.
Peppy Pals Social Skills
Peppy Pals AB
CEO Paulina Olsson and team are on a mission to strengthen and nurture children’s social and emotional intelligence (EQ/SEL) with this colorful, interactive app.
Period Gold Inc.
With fertility-oriented apps dominating the market, cofounders Valentina Vicent and Valentina Vethencourt wanted to create a more inclusive, holistic understanding of the menstrual cycle experience for all women in a fun, friendly space.
Playfully Baby Development App
Created by parents and cofounders Manisha Shah and Sonia Chang to address their children’s needs, this at-home curriculum for child development encourages healthy family bonding.
Pureple Outfit Planner
This AI-based stylist app created by Nazan Kurt suggests outfits from your wardrobe to fit your needs and lifestyle.
Cofounders Paula Leite, Lia Kassardjian, and Karina Santos created Purple Notebook to help students format and organize notes, and keep track of what happens during class. Users can use the app to transcribe text from an image of a whiteboard and automatically reproduce the lessons as notes on their device. Purple Notebook was initially created at the Apple Developer Academy in Brazil.
Quin: Diabetes Management
Quin Technology LTD
Created by founder Isabella Degen, an insulin-dependent diabetic, this mobile medical app helps you make more informed decisions about diabetes management.
RC Club - AR Racing Simulator
Game creator Eva Gaspar and her team developed this AR simulation game where players use remote controlled cars to compete in a variety of AR challenges.
Redpoint: Bouldering & Climb
Developed by two previous WWDC Scholarship recipients, this automatic climbing and bouldering fitness tracker works with iPhone and Apple Watch.
This App of the Day is a helpful resource from the esteemed global leadership community Seneca Women, led by CEO and cofounder Kim Azzarelli, providing tools, resources, and a network to help women advance in business.
Statues of the La Paz Malecón
An American ex-pat living in Mexico, Cynthia Yates created this comprehensive guide to the popular tourist destination La Paz with details about local artists in English and Spanish.
Struct Club Fitness & Workouts
Struct Club, Inc.
Struct Club founder and CEO Amira Polack and team built this app for fitness professionals to transform how best-in-class, music-inspired fitness experiences are created.
Sweet Sins Superstars
Founder and CEO Valeria Castro wanted to make musical games more accessible for female players, especially young women. Sweet Sins Superstars is an endless runner game with anime-inspired imagery where players fight their enemies by tapping along to music from a variety of genres, including K-pop, J-pop and more.
Founder Ainura Sagyn and team created Tazar KG to encourage eco-friendly behavior in a region in Kyrgyzstan with a lack of infrastructure for recycling. The app helps consumers locate and connect with a network of companies that will accept their recyclables.
Apple Developer Academy graduates Savitri Nurhayati and Linando Saputra created Teman Netra to help people with visual impairments use technology to read printed, non-braille texts in everyday activities.
Ten Dreams of the Goldfish
Japanese papercut artist and storyteller Ayuko Onoue developed this AR picture book app to make her fairytales come alive for readers young and old alike.
The Dots – The future of work
Featured on the App Store, The Dots was created by Pip Jamieson as an inclusive networking solution to help creative professionals who ”don’t wear suits to work” find collaborators, clients, and jobs.
Translate Now - Translator
Wzp Solutions Lda
Cofounders Janina and Filipe Ferreira created Translate Now to give language learners and travelers around the world access to text, voice, camera, and object translation using AR.
METAMAGICS COMPUTING PRIVATE LIMITED
Transplant Care from Metamagics is a comprehensive, secure, and intelligent app for kidney, liver, and pancreas transplant patients. The app focuses on patient education and empowerment to reduce complications and improve long-term, post-transplant outcomes.
Logical Nonsense, LLC
Founder and CEO Ari Sokolov created this social space with three other teenaged girls with an emphasis on building a supportive community for LGBTQ+ teens. Selected as App of the Day.
TriviaMob - Live Game Show
TriviaMob is a live trivia game show app from cofounders Cedric J. Rogers and Shaun Newsum at Culture Genesis that allows players to compete as part of two separate “mobs” and answer questions to win prizes.
True Wine, Inc.
Long-time iOS developer and wine enthusiast Jenna Miller created True Wine with Kyle Billings to help you build wine knowledge and hone tasting skills in a fun, approachable way.
Unplug Meditation LLC
After former fashion editor Suze Schwartz shifted careers and opened the first drop-in meditation studio in Los Angeles, California, she created this app to make meditation a practice accessible to everyone on the go. Selected as App of the Day.
VSCO: Photo & Video Editor
Visual Supply Company
Created by founder and CEO Hannah Donovan and team, the Trash app used AI to help users edit clips from their camera rolls in seconds for a rough cut ready to refine and share. Trash was acquired by the Visual Supply Company, and is now part of VSCO: Photo & Video Editor.
Actifit Corporate Wellbeing Services
Founder Melis Abacioglu created Wellbees to address research showing that employees in Turkey and EMEIA are struggling with work and well-being. The app is a digital solution that provides a positive habit-forming journey to increase well-being.
WeParent - Co-Parenting App
Designed by Elena Krasnoperova, who holds a Ph.D in Psychology, WeParent aims to make co-parenting simpler and less stressful for millions of divorced and single parents. Selected as App of the Day.
WishUpon - Shopping Wishlist
Tired of taking screenshots and copying URLs, WishUpon cofounders Danbee LEE and Jihyung KANG created this app so you can save favorite items from any online retailer to a universal shopping wishlist.
Wysa: Mental Health Support
Created by founder and CEO Jo Aggarwal to address the growing mental health crisis, Wysa’s research-backed techniques provide those seeking help with anonymous support.
Recent Yale graduate Erika Hairston saw a lack of representational role models for minority professionals. She founded Zimela (which means ”representation” in Xhosa) to uplift and connect underrepresented groups in technology.
Alumni companies also include Arcascope, B3am, Boxiestoys, Dirty Dog Software LLC, Literacy Matters Foundation, Mental Mobile LLC, Near Future Marketing, Peekaboo Studios, Parjanya, Inc., Polybit Studios, Rocketfit, ShapeShifter Productions, StrickTrick, and XEOPlay.