Tech: Here are the top 20 apps of the year, according to Apple (AAPL)


Bitmoji, YouTube, and Instagram top the list.

Apple on Thursday released its year-end list of top US apps for iPhones and iPads.

The apps Apple chose are the most popular of the year, meaning they're the apps that consistently topped the free apps chart in the App Store.

Facebook, Google, and Snapchat claim 11 of the top 20 spots, including Bitmoji, YouTube, and Instagram.

Here are the 20 most popular apps of 2017:

20. Lyft

19. Google Chrome

18. Twitter

17. WhatsApp

16. Pandora

15. Uber

14. Netflix

13. Facebook

12. Messenger

11. Snapchat

10. Waze

9. SoundCloud

8. Wish

7. Amazon

6. Gmail

5. Spotify

4. Google Maps

3. Instagram

2. YouTube

1. Bitmoji

Author: Avery Hartmans