iOS Today with Leo Laporte and Mikah Sargent

Dec 10th 2019

iOS Today 476

2019 Apps & Games of the Year

Leo Laporte and Mikah Sargent discuss Apple's 2019 apps and games of the year.
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Category: Reviews

On this week's iOS Today with Leo Laporte and Mikah Sargent:

  •  iOS Apps & Games of the Year:
  •  iPhone App of the Year: Spectre Camera by Lux Optics
  •  iPad App of the Year: Flow by Moleskine
  •  Apple TV App of the Year: The Explorers by The Explorers Network
  •  iPhone Game of the Year: “Sky: Children of the Light” by thatgamecompany
  •  iPad Game of the Year: “Hyper Light Drifter by Abylight S.L.
  •  Apple TV Game of the Year: “Wonder Boy: The Dragon’s Trap” by DotEmu
  •  Apple Arcade Game of the Year: "Sayonara Wild Hearts" by Simogo
  •  App Trend of 2019: Storytelling Simplified:
  •  Anchor by Anchor FM
  •  Canva: Stories & Video Maker by Canva
  •  Unfold by Unfold Creative
  •  Steller by Expedition Travel Advisor
  •  Spark Camera by Dayworks
  •  Over by Over, Inc.
  •  Wattpad by Wattpad Corp.
  •  Game Trend of 2019: Blockbusters Reimagined:
  •  “Mario Kart Tour” by Nintendo
  •  “Dr. Mario World” by Nintendo
  •  “Minecraft Earth” by Mojang
  •  “Pokémon Masters” by DeNA Co
  •  “Assassin’s Creed Rebellion” by Ubisoft
  •  “Gears POP!” by Microsoft Corporation
  •  “The Elder Scrolls: Blades” by Bethesda
  •  “Alien: Blackout” by D3PA
  •  “Call of Duty: Mobile” by Activision Publishing
  •  News: Incognito Mode on Google Maps, Apple Card gets interest-free iPhone installment plan and 6% discount on Apple products until the end of the year, Lightroom for iOS adds direct import functionality, Apple leads in wearables market, the Apple Store app gets a redesign, and Apple's Clips app gets a Memoji and Animoji update.
  •  Viewer Feedback: Why Apple doesn't update its stock apps as often as third-party apps update and the iPhone mount and selfie stick Leo used in iOS Today 475.
  •  GRIPT Secure Smartphone Tripod Adapter
  •  K-Tek Pro Tadpole
  •  Leo's App Cap: myNoise
  •  Mikah's App Cap: Pluto

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