Apple announces the best apps of 2014
Featuring Hyperlapse, Elevate, Uber and more...
The best of 2014 list rounds up what the American tech company believes to be the top iOS apps and games of the year, for iPads and iPhones. Receiving the number one spot on the list this year is Elevate, a brain-training app, while Trees!, a puzzle game with a innovative design, won game of the year.
Following close behind was Hyperlapse – the addictive time-lapse app from Instagram, and Leo's Fortune – a magical adventure game that's beautifully crafted. Other apps on the list include Uber, Steller, Health Mate, Paper and 120 Sports, with top game apps such as FarmVille 2: County Escape, Bonza Word Puzzle, and Adventure Beaks also making Apple's best of 2014.
In the music and film category, Beyoncé (who set a new iTunes sales record last year) took home best artist, and Guardians of the Galaxy won best blockbuster movie.