WITH the year almost done Apple has picked out what it thinks are the best apps and games of 2017, highlighting one app and one game for iPhone and the same for iPad, a technology site, techrader reported. First of all, the introduction of AR (augmented reality) apps and games picked up pace this year, second they point out is the rise of real-time competitive gaming, third is the growing popularity of lifestyle apps (like Zomato or Big Basket), and finally increase in popularity of apps enabling photo and video editing. It has also announced most popular apps, music, movies and more ...
Drake topped the album of the year category on Apple Music with "More Life, ' while Ed Sheeran's "Shape of You" is the top song". Apple said Taylor Swift's new album Reputation has already reached No. 3 on the 2017 USA top album chart, an impressive feat considering it was just released on November 10.
Not many days are left in 2017.
"Apple Music Up Next 2017 artists Khalid, Daniel Caesar and 6LACK all earned GRAMMY nominations as part of their success this year", the iPhone maker said.
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Pentagon spokesman Army Colonel Rob Manning, who announced the new number, said that troop numbers are now declining in Syria.
"Fresh Air" remains the most downloaded podcast of the year. True crime continues to drive listenership with top shows like "A Murder On Orchard Street", "Dirty John" and "S-Town".
For movies, the top film was Moana followed by the Stars Was instalment Rogue One.
There's some predictable overlap between the two tech titans' lists of 2017 top sellers, as Game of Thrones, for instance, dominates both Apple and Google's latest yearly TV show charts.
This year's iBooks fiction charts were filled with titles adapted into TV shows including "The Handmaid's Tale" and "Big Little Lies", as well as "feel-good" fiction such as "Before We Were Yours". If you wanted to stock up on apps and games, this is a good place to start.