Tech Tips Home
The Best Tech Tips And Daily Deals
Newsletter On The Internet!

WorldStart Tech Tip And Store Search
Email: Password: Login Remember Me

Like what you see here? Subscribe to the Tech Tips newsletter!   Email: Subscribe

Most Downloaded Apps Of 2016: Part 2

Monday, August 22nd, 2016 by | Filed Under: Android, iOS, Smartphones
 
Loading...


In part 1 of this article, we started checking out the most-downloaded apps for the first half of 2016. (That doesn’t include Pokemon Go.)

The top 5 so far are:

  1. Messenger with 59.7 million downloads
  2. Snapchat with 54.5 million downloads
  3. Facebook with 45.8 million downloads
  4. Instagram with 40.4 million downloads
  5. Color Switch with 39 million downloads

Let’s take a look at the rest of the list.

Coming in at number 6 is the Pandora Radio music app with 27 million downloads. The Pandora app allows you to listen to music from every genre for free. But you will occasionally hear commercials. If you want to listen to a commercial-free version, it will cost you $4.99 per month.

pandora-app-screenshot

In the number 7 position is YouTube with 22.9 million downloads. The YouTube app lets users both play and upload videos and has, in many ways, replace TV as the go-to media entertainment for younger people.

youtubekidsapp2

At number 8 is the app for the subscription streaming service Netflix with 21.3 million downloads. While the app is free, you will need a subscription to the service to watch programming.

The Spotify music service app is in the 9th position with 21 million downloads. Like the Pandora app, it offers both free and paid options for listening to music.

In the number 10 position, we finally see another game, Slither.i0 with just over 19 million downloads.  Like many games, the download is free, but you have the option to make in-app purchases to progress in the game.

slither-app-screenshot

Players attempt to steer of hitting other snakes while hoping other snakes run into them.

To download any of these apps, just head to the app store for your phone.

~ Cynthia

Tags: , , , , , ,

One Response to “Most Downloaded Apps Of 2016: Part 2”

  1. Trish says:

    Cynthia, thanks. Are these apps just for iPhones, or iPads also. I’d like Pandora; YouTube & Spotify on my iPad. Thanks for great info, Trish

Leave a Reply


Like these tips? Get them for FREE in your email!

WorldStart's Tech Tips Newsletter

  • Tech Tips Daily - Become a tech pro! Get the very best tech and computer help sent directly to your email every weekday!

  • Tech Tips Weekly - If you don't want our Tech Tips newsletter every day, then sign up for this weekly newsletter to get the best information of the week. Sent on Fridays.

Other Newsletters

  • WorldStart's Daily Deals - Every week, we send out great deals in our Daily Deals newsletter. Many of these deals are exclusively for our Daily Deals newsletter subscribers and can't be found with our regular specials.

  • Just For Grins - Each issue includes a couple clean jokes, some funny quotes, and a hilarious reader's story. Newsletter is sent five days a week.


Enter Email Address:

Subscribe

Your e-mail address is safe with us!
We only use it to send you the newsletters you request. It is NEVER disclosed to a third party for any reason, ever! Plus, if you decided you don't like our newsletters (don't worry, you'll love them), unsubscribing is fast and easy.

Free Newsletter Signup



Tech Tips Daily

Become a tech pro! Get the very best tech and computer help sent directly to your email every weekday!

Tech Tips Weekly

The week's best in tech and computer help. Get your issue sent to your email every Friday!

WorldStart's Daily Deals

The very best deals on the Internet! Get a new set of incredible sales every day of the week!

Just For Grins

Clean jokes, funny quotes, and hilarious comics. Sent 5 times a week straight to your email.


Subscribe


Love Worldstart? Refer A Friend!

WorldStart's Premium Membership

Tip Archive


Categories:
Archives: