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Smartphone gamers spent more time playing ‘Candy Crush Saga’ and ‘Clash of Clans’ than ‘Fortnite’ this summer

Data shows mobile gamers played "Clash of Clans" and "Candy Crush Saga" for more hours than "Fortnite: Battle Royale," the most popular video game in the world right now. But that figure comes with a catch: It wasn't available for Android for most of the summer.

These are the most positively reviewed apps in the history of the Apple App Store — and the top result may surprise you

Apple's App Store has over 2 million apps, so it can be hard to find which ones are worth your time and which ones aren't. These are the top-rated apps.
Alex Jones.

Apple banned Alex Jones and Infowars from its podcast directory. But Apple’s App Store has different rules, and you can still download the Infow...

Apple said on Sunday that it will remove several Infowars podcasts from its iTunes directory, including the widely-viewed Alex Jones Show. But the official Infowars app is still available from the Apple App Store.

13 apps for your iPhone that are better than the ones Apple made

These 15 apps have beaten Apple at its own game.

The uproar over how ‘Fortnite’ is being released for Android shows how much we have acquiesced to Apple’s way of doing business

Not that long ago, it wasn't unusual at all for a developer to distribute its software through its own website. App stores have made things easier and more secure, but at a price.

I keep all 204 of my iPhone apps on just one home screen — here’s the system I use to stay organized

Right now, I have 204 apps on my iPhone X. But I run a tight ship, and I've created a system that makes it easy so I can always find what I'm looking for.
Lee Eun-Ju of South Korea takes a selfie with Hong Un Jong of North Korea during the Winter Olympics.

Millions of North Koreans now have smartphones — but they have to go to a physical store to install apps

Roughly 40% of North Koreans now have smartphones, according to a new report. But the vast majority of these phones don't connect to the global internet.
Images taken on Huji Cam (left), and 1888 (right).

These photo-editing apps are blowing up on Instagram for one simple reason: nostalgia

Retro photo apps like Huji Cam and 1888 mimic the look of images taken on a disposable camera. They've become popular on Instagram among celebrities and influencers — in fact, Huji Cam has been downloaded 22 million times since October.
Phone use right before bed could be negatively impacting our sleep quality, so I decided to give it up for two weeks.

Apple put together a list of the 16 best apps with a ‘pure black mode’ to help you get the most out of the iPhone X’s gorgeous OLED ...

Apple's App Store editors created a list called "Does This App Come In Black?", which highlights 16 apps that have a "pure black mode." Darker themes are softer on the eyes, but apps with a pure-black mode are also a great way to take advantage of the gorgeous OLED display on the iPhone X.

Apple made a really annoying change to the main way you send photos to people in iOS 12

Apple has changed the way people send photos through the Messages app in iOS 12. Whereas in iOS 11, where you only need to click the camera icon in Messages to summon their Camera Roll, iOS 12 will force users to click the App Store button in Messages every time they want to share a photo.