Apple has released its year-end roundup of the top US apps for iPads and iPhones and unsurprisingly, Facebook, Google, and Snapchat claimed 11 of the top 20 app spots.
The App Store editors also identified four breakout trends in app culture for 2017: the introduction of AR (augmented reality) apps and games, the rise of real-time competitive gaming, apps focused on mental health and mindfulness and apps transforming storytelling and reading. The complete top 20 list of the most free popular apps is:
19. Google Chrome
4. Google Maps
The App Store editors also named their top app and game of the year sections.
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