Many companies use December for their traditional annual review. Apple also regularly looks back over the last 12 months in the last month of the year, and today the iPhone maker has compiled the 2017 iTunes Charts and the best of the 2017 App Store.
iTunes: THE CHARTS 2017 / App Store: THE BEST OF 2017
Apple emphasizes that 2017 has been a very special year with many highlights. For example, the App Store has been given a completely new design and offers you original stories and editorial contributions in the Today section. Apple Music now has over 30 million paying subscribers. More than 180 billion apps have been downloaded worldwide and Apple has paid more than $ 70 billion to developers since launching the App Store in 2008.
At this point we do not want to bore you with long leaderboards, rather we would like to give you a few of the highlights from 2017 and encourage you to look at the charts and the best apps directly in the iTunes Store or App Store. Apple has switched there categories, which give you a good overview.
Here it goes for example
- is the best selling iPhone app and the best-selling iPad app in the German App Store in 2017
- is the most loaded iPhone app and for iPad the most downloaded iPad app in 2017
- , is the best selling iPhone game and the best-selling iPad game in 2017
- is the most loaded game of the year for both iPhone and iPad
- from the category ‘Photo and Video’ is the iPhone app of the year and Also from the ‘Photo and Video’ section is the iPad App of the Year
- is the iPhone game of the year and the iPad game of the year
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- is the Topseller album in the German iTunes Store / Apple Music in 2017 and ” “By Luis Fonsi (feat. Daddy Yankee) is the top title from 2017
- ‘HipHop’ in German: The genre ‘German HipHop’ was once again in favor with the audience in 2017 with four albums by Shindy, Bones MC & Raf Camora, Kollegah and 187 street gangs in the Top 10.
- Support your Locals: One of the top 5 songs is Alice Merton, a local artist, and with the albums Shindy, Bonez MC & Raf Camora, and KC Rebell, three local musicians have made it into the top five.
Our personal highlights include the new augmented reality apps, which can be found in the App Store. With iOS 11, Apple has introduced ARKit and many developers are already using this technology. At this point, apps like. . . . . and to call.