Best iPhone apps of 2016

Our picks of the must-have apps for your Apple phone

  • Free
    Viber (iOS)

    Best all-in-one communication app on iOS

    Viber offers every type of communication imaginable, from text to video calls plus in-app purchases for stickers, money transfers and iCloud backups of your messages.

  • Dark Sky (iOS)

    Best overall daily weather app

    if you're constantly finding yourself caught without an umbrella, you'll love Dark Sky and its predictive weather notifications.

    $3.99
  • Free
    Fitbit (iOS)

    Best overall fitness app

    The Fitbit app is an easy way to track your daily exercises and log food intake, and it also engages with your friends for a friendly fitness competition.

  • PicsArt Photo Studio (iOS)

    Best photo app for iPhone

    PicsArt is an easy-to-use and attractively-designed app that helps you edit photos with mashups, filters, shape overlays, collages, frames and more.

    Free
  • Free
    Spotify (iOS)

    Best music app for social sharing

    Despite increasing competition, Spotify is still the top of the pack for streaming music with a fresh, clean design that goes beyond streaming music with videos, podcasts and extra features.

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