Here are 5 of the coolest apps for your iPhone that are free for download.
Let’s face it, the iPhone you hold in your hand is nothing but a cool looking, neat gadget if there were no apps. It’s these amazing application that makes the smartphone world shine. Talking about apps, there are just so many of them these days that it gets hard to download the best one. Our list of amazing applications for iPhone / iOS – 2016 might solve this problem.
Let’s get started!
Do you run or cycle regularly? If yes, then Strava might be the app you need. It allows the user to track their performance by setting goals and monitoring daily progress. It involves leaderboards and challenges to make it more competitive. The most fun part is that users can create their custom routes, and other users can see them.
All of this for absolutely no cost. However, the premium version has, even more, tools on offer. This app also won app of the year title at TechRadar Phone Awards.
Yes, we know there is so many photo storing and sharing apps, but Google Photos stands out as it gives unlimited storage. And another compelling reason to use it is its high compatibility. You can use Google Photos on Android and personal computers as well.
It is not limited to storing photos and videos, it even lets you edit pictures and make collages. From clicking an image to sending it out to your friends, Google Photos will be your companion in managing your photos and videos.
Twitter’s live video streaming app, Periscope, is bringing fun back into the social media equation. It is designed for those individuals who appreciate the immediacy and ease of Twitter and want more visual and graphics. Users can stream live videos of themselves or watch other people. They can ask questions and comment live as the video streams. And for those who miss out the live videos, they have a chance to watch the video in the next 24 hours of the streaming, similar to Snapchat.
It is simple to use but the kind of thing you want to keep coming back for more. It is Twitter’s answer to Meerkat. It had become quite a popular right from its release.
Spotify has been a very popular music app. Even though Apple Music is gaining momentum, Spotify has laid strong roots in the music streaming services. This app has some great features for iOS that turn your device into a mini jukebox. It is estimated that Spotify has 30 million songs so you can listen to almost any song from any artist, any genre or any era.
Live streaming is free for iOS users but listening songs offline costs a premium which is worth spending as there is a lot of music on Spotify.
Guides by Lonely Planet
This is an application designed for backpackers and travelers. You can find tons of applications that provide information about destinations around the world. This is where Guides takes distinction as it only covers some famous cities like New York, London, Barcelona, and Paris. Therefore, its domain is limited but more focused. And these cities have become very touristy with so much on offer that it gets confusing at times. The app aims to make it easier to travel through these towns, and it is super-fast.
It displays information in a second. It shows details about a town instantaneously, like maps, favorite spots, etc. You can find shops, restaurants and other sights by clicking buttons masqueraded as images.
The Guides app also offers budget planning for backpacker and day trippers. You can bookmark relevant pages for future access. The best thing about the information on this app is that it is written by people who love these places and know it very well. The ‘Near Me’ functionality works when you are online and lets you know about things near you.
That’s all for now, feel free to add to the list and stay tuned for some more cool apps.