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Smartphones The Best iPhone Apps, Ranked  

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

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356 115
Netflix is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best iPhone Apps, Ranked

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324 146
Instagram is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best iPhone Apps, Ranked

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336 167
Google Maps is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best iPhone Apps, Ranked

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185 75
Snapchat is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best iPhone Apps, Ranked
GarrettWalker added Snapchat

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282 204
Facebook is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best iPhone Apps, Ranked

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220 151
Spotify is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best iPhone Apps, Ranked

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211 177
Gmail is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best iPhone Apps, Ranked

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74 30
Amazon.com is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best iPhone Apps, Ranked
HarisonGross added Amazon.com

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196 187
Pandora Radio is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best iPhone Apps, Ranked

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133 118
Pinterest is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best iPhone Apps, Ranked
lacy-fry-heim added Pinterest

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Twitter is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best iPhone Apps, Ranked

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

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

The Best Apps for Messing With Someone's Life

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

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IMDB is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best iPhone Apps, Ranked

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Uber is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best iPhone Apps, Ranked
Island Hopper Dan added Uber

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

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

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

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

The Best Cruise Lines

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

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

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91 149
Dropbox is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best iPhone Apps, Ranked

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92 151
iBooks is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best iPhone Apps, Ranked

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95 160
Words With Friends is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best iPhone Apps, Ranked

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68 120
Candy Crush is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best iPhone Apps, Ranked
mattfish85 added Candy Crush

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Google Mobile is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best iPhone Apps, Ranked

The Best Apps for Parents

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Plants vs. Zombies is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best iPhone Apps, Ranked

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Soundhound is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best iPhone Apps, Ranked
Soundhound

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59 115
Groupon is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best iPhone Apps, Ranked

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Cut the Rope is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best iPhone Apps, Ranked
Cut the Rope

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63 127
Fandango is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best iPhone Apps, Ranked

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

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

19 Everyday Things That Are Making You Dumber

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Reddit is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best iPhone Apps, Ranked
HarisonGross added Reddit

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iTranslate is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best iPhone Apps, Ranked
clash1977 added iTranslate

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45 106
TripAdvisor LLC is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best iPhone Apps, Ranked

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50 118
ESPN Sportcenter is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best iPhone Apps, Ranked

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47 114
Flixster.com is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best iPhone Apps, Ranked

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12 33
Angry Birds is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best iPhone Apps, Ranked
HarisonGross added Angry Birds

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39 96
Adobe Photoshop Express is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best iPhone Apps, Ranked

The Best Running Apps for iPhone

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8 26
tumblr.com is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best iPhone Apps, Ranked
HarisonGross added tumblr.com

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4 16
MemoStrap is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best iPhone Apps, Ranked
binkey added MemoStrap

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48 126
Flipboard, Inc. is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best iPhone Apps, Ranked

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40 110
Star Walk is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best iPhone Apps, Ranked
carlybobarly added Star Walk

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40 115
CNN Video is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best iPhone Apps, Ranked

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35 103
NYTimes is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best iPhone Apps, Ranked

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

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6 29
Clash royale is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best iPhone Apps, Ranked
Clash royale