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How these iPhone apps disrupted the mobile game in 2016

It was the year the of Pokémon Go, Instagram, and Apple Music.

What were the most disruptive iPhone apps of 2016?

From mobile augmented reality to social live-streaming, here are the trends that iPhone apps brought to the mainstream this year. And what we should expect in 2017.

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Fire in the earhole: No, AirPods don’t spontaneously combust

The telephone game goes wrong again.

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20% off WeMo Wi-Fi Smart Plug, Works with Amazon Alexa - Deal Alert

Plug in a Wemo Switch, download the free app, and start controlling your lights and appliances from anywhere in the world, right from your phone.

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4 secrets for editing images in Apple Photos

Make your photos look their best.

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Our favorite free iOS games of 2016

Load up your iPhone or iPad with these 15 sweet, free picks.

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12 essential apps for your brand-new iPhone

Make your new toy even better with these must-have apps.

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Got an iPhone 7 or iPhone 7 Plus? Do these 10 things first

After you inhale that new-iPhone smell, follow this setup guide to be up and running faster than you can say A10 Fusion.

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The 20 best iOS games of 2016

Be sure to grab all of this year's must-have iPhone and iPad experiences.

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The Week in iOS Accessories: Great for gaming

This week's roundup includes a couple of new gaming controllers for your iPhone and other iOS devices.

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Apple gives iOS app developers more time to encrypt communications

Apple has backtracked on a plan to force iOS developers to encrypt their app communications by the end of the year.

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Swipe right to rule: Reigns is a Tinder-style choose your own adventure

In which you learn you're not the benevolent ruler you thought you were.

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Great last-minute gifts you can send by email right now

I can't believe you waited this long either, but it's going to be OK.

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Pokémon Go for Apple Watch is finally here

The watchOS companion app will send you notifications when a Pokémon is nearby.

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Uber now lets you set a friend's location as your destination

Uber is getting more convenient and social with Snapchat integration and new filters, as well as the ability to set a friend's current location as your destination.

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AT&T now offers spam call blocking for free

Call Protect blocks robocalls and identifies other suspicious calls for certain AT&T users on iOS and Android.