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Software 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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457 130
YouTube is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best iPhone Apps, Ranked
2
368 120
Netflix is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best iPhone Apps, Ranked
3
339 150
Instagram is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best iPhone Apps, Ranked
4
346 173
Google Maps is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best iPhone Apps, Ranked
5
195 80
Snapchat is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best iPhone Apps, Ranked
GarrettWalker added
6
232 154
Spotify is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best iPhone Apps, Ranked
7
287 214
Facebook is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best iPhone Apps, Ranked
8
221 181
Gmail is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best iPhone Apps, Ranked
9
85 33
Amazon.com is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best iPhone Apps, Ranked
HarisonGross added
10
199 192
Pandora Radio is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best iPhone Apps, Ranked
11
139 122
Pinterest is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best iPhone Apps, Ranked
lacy-fry-heim added
12
177 184
Twitter is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best iPhone Apps, Ranked
13
149 162
Google Earth is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best iPhone Apps, Ranked
14
151 176
The Weather Channel is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best iPhone Apps, Ranked
15
126 145
Waze is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best iPhone Apps, Ranked
carlybobarly added Waze
16
111 133
Uber is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best iPhone Apps, Ranked
Island Hopper Dan added
17
144 190
IMDB is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best iPhone Apps, Ranked
18
45 35
Google Translate is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best iPhone Apps, Ranked
19
107 151
Temple Run is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best iPhone Apps, Ranked
20
106 155
Fruit Ninja is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best iPhone Apps, Ranked
21
101 157
WhatsApp is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best iPhone Apps, Ranked
WhatsApp
22
94 151
Dropbox is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best iPhone Apps, Ranked
23
99 162
Yelp is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best iPhone Apps, Ranked
24
92 150
Kindle is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best iPhone Apps, Ranked
25
97 162
Words With Friends is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best iPhone Apps, Ranked