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Smartphones The Best iPhone Apps, Ranked  

Dot Commander
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What are the best iPhone apps? The best apps for iPhone include programs that help us be more efficient, but some are just there to entertain. Some of the best Apple apps also inform us, whether it's helping us keep up with the latest news or the most recent and reliable weather information. Which iPhone apps are truly the greatest of all? You decide with your votes. This list isn't complete, by the way, so feel free to add your own personal favorite iPhone apps and let everyone vote them up or down.

The greatest iPhone mobile apps are designed to help smartphone users in some way. Some apps might suggest great places to eat, allowing other users to contribute their opinions. Need to find a great restaurant nearby? There's an app for that, or literally hundreds. Need proof? Check out this list of the best restaurant apps for more info. And if you're into hitting up the best bars or even mixing your own fancy cocktails, take a look at this list of the best bar apps around. Many of them are iPhone-friendly, allowing you to become a master mixologist in seconds.

Other excellent iPhone apps let users connect with friends and loved ones via social networking. Facebook and Twitter come to mind. Still others allow everyone to learn where you are and what you're doing, as you become the Mayor of Whatever via Foursquare.

Gaming iPhone apps are always popular. Over the years, apps like Angry Birds and Temple Run have gained millions of followers. Some of the game apps listed here are even free!

Whether it's YouTube, Pandora, iBooks or Gmail, this list is all about the best of the best, so be sure to vote and even rerank to make your own list of the greatest iPhone apps ever.

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448 126
YouTube is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best iPhone Apps, Ranked

2
361 117
Netflix is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best iPhone Apps, Ranked

3
331 148
Instagram is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best iPhone Apps, Ranked

4
340 170
Google Maps is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best iPhone Apps, Ranked

5
189 77
Snapchat is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best iPhone Apps, Ranked
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6
285 207
Facebook is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best iPhone Apps, Ranked

7
224 153
Spotify is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best iPhone Apps, Ranked

8
215 178
Gmail is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best iPhone Apps, Ranked

9
79 30
Amazon.com is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best iPhone Apps, Ranked
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10
199 188
Pandora Radio is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best iPhone Apps, Ranked

11
136 119
Pinterest is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best iPhone Apps, Ranked
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12
173 180
Twitter is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best iPhone Apps, Ranked

13
147 159
Google Earth is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best iPhone Apps, Ranked

14
149 173
The Weather Channel is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best iPhone Apps, Ranked

15
123 143
Waze is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best iPhone Apps, Ranked
carlybobarly added Waze

16
108 130
Uber is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best iPhone Apps, Ranked
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17
142 188
IMDB is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best iPhone Apps, Ranked

18
42 34
Google Translate is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best iPhone Apps, Ranked

19
106 148
Temple Run is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best iPhone Apps, Ranked

20
103 154
Fruit Ninja is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best iPhone Apps, Ranked

21
98 156
WhatsApp is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best iPhone Apps, Ranked
WhatsApp

22
99 160
Yelp is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best iPhone Apps, Ranked

23
91 148
Kindle is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best iPhone Apps, Ranked

24
92 150
Dropbox is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best iPhone Apps, Ranked

25
92 152
iBooks is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best iPhone Apps, Ranked

26
96 161
Words With Friends is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best iPhone Apps, Ranked

27
69 121
Candy Crush is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best iPhone Apps, Ranked
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28
62 114
Plants vs. Zombies is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best iPhone Apps, Ranked

29
79 150
Google Mobile is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best iPhone Apps, Ranked

30
62 119
Cut the Rope is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best iPhone Apps, Ranked
Cut the Rope

31
73 143
Soundhound is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best iPhone Apps, Ranked
Soundhound

32
60 116
Groupon is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best iPhone Apps, Ranked

33
63 128
Fandango is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best iPhone Apps, Ranked

34
70 148
Evernote is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best iPhone Apps, Ranked

35
24 50
Reddit is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best iPhone Apps, Ranked
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36
48 103
GasBuddy is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best iPhone Apps, Ranked

37
0 0
Infinity Blade II is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best iPhone Apps, Ranked

38
45 104
iTranslate is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best iPhone Apps, Ranked
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39
51 119
ESPN Sportcenter is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best iPhone Apps, Ranked

40
45 107
TripAdvisor LLC is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best iPhone Apps, Ranked

41
13 34
Angry Birds is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best iPhone Apps, Ranked
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42
9 26
tumblr.com is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best iPhone Apps, Ranked
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43
47 115
Flixster.com is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best iPhone Apps, Ranked

44
39 97
Adobe Photoshop Express is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best iPhone Apps, Ranked

45
48 127
Flipboard, Inc. is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best iPhone Apps, Ranked

46
4 17
MemoStrap is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best iPhone Apps, Ranked
binkey added MemoStrap

47
40 111
Star Walk is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best iPhone Apps, Ranked
carlybobarly added

48
40 116
CNN Video is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best iPhone Apps, Ranked

49
35 104
NYTimes is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best iPhone Apps, Ranked

50
35 105
Urbanspoon is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best iPhone Apps, Ranked