Did you keep up with all the must-have apps of 2013? There have been plenty of newcomers to the App Store which are worthy of having a home on your iPhone or iPad. Get stuck into our top 10 essential apps of 2013.
Duolingo – Free
With Duolingo, you learn a language completely free, without ads or hidden charges. You have fun while you learn, leveling up and competing with friends. You have the opportunity to translate real-world texts in the language you are learning, and in doing so, help us translate the Web into other languages.
Over – £1.49
Over is the app for adding text and artwork to your photos. Designed with mobile creatives in mind, Over features standard and custom-made fonts and well-crafted artwork combined with a sleek design, easy-to-use functionality, and immediate sharing ability.
Afterlight – £0.69
Afterlight is the perfect image editing app for quick and straight forward editing. Our simple design, paired with powerful and snappy tools, will give you the look you want in seconds.
Moves – iPhone only – £1.99
Moves automatically tracks your everyday exercise, commuting and time spent in important places. Just carry your phone in your pocket or bag.
IFTTT – Free
Put the internet to work for you. IFTTT lets you create powerful connections with one simple statement — if this then that. Essentially, you can automate tasks such as receiving an email message each morning with a weather report, or magicly save any tagged Facebook photos into your Dropbox.
QuickOffice – Free
This free app from Google lets you create and edit Microsoft® Office documents, spreadsheets and presentations on your iPhone and iPad.
Mailbox – Free
Mailbox is a completely redesigned inbox that makes email light, fast, and mobile-friendly. Quickly swipe messages to your archive or trash. Scan an entire conversation at once with chat-like organization.
Spotify Free / £9.99pm
Since late 2013, Spotify is now free on mobile and tablet. Listen to the right music, wherever you are. With Spotify, you have access to a world of music. You can listen to artists and albums, or create your own playlist of your favorite songs.
Local eBay Deals Finder – Free
The Local eBay Deals Finder is a free app that locates pick-up only bargains near you. Whether designer sofas, Xboxes or HD-TVs, sellers often specify items must be collected in person. As this often means fewer bids, there are often serious bargains to be had.
TV Player UK Only – Free
TVPlayer lets you watch Live TV on your iPhone, iPod or iPad for free.
Access many of the UK’s most watched channels, across genres including entertainment, music, kids, lifestyle, news and desi: