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Appy Slapping: The Top 5s of the last 5 years

Wednesday 10th July 2013 | Benjamin

 

We've all been there. Stuck on a busy tube, somehow grabbed a seat and want to avoid the glaring eyes of the tired commuters. What better than to keep your eyes fixed on a handheld screen to prevent you from feeling guilty? 

This week marks the App Store's 5th birthday, and some of the marvellous inventions of time saving and wasting are for a short while free thanks to Apple. 

Trying to whet the 575,000,000 account holder appetites, Apple have released the top ranking apps, both free and ludicrously expensive, judged by downloads. Here's what you've all been doing since 2008:

 

Top 5 Free iPhone apps

Position

App

1

Facebook

2

Pandora Radio

3

Instagram

4

Youtube

5

Skype

 

 

Top 5 Paid iPhone apps

Position

App

1

Angry Birds

2

Fruit Ninja

3

Doodle Jump

4

Cut the Rope

5

Angry Birds Seasons

 

 

Top 5 Free iPad apps

Position

App

1

Skype for iPad

2

The Weather Channel for iPad

3

Netflix

4

Angry Birds HD Free

5

Kindle

 

 

Top 5 Paid iPad apps

Position

App

1

Pages

2

Angry Birds HD

3

Angry Birds Seasons HD

4

Where’s My Water

5

Fruit Ninja HD

 

By Benjamin Jones @benjaminooooooo

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