At the Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) 2016 on June 13, we saw the unveiling of Apple’s newest mobile software, iOS 10, and MacOS Sierra. At the event, Apple also announced its prestigious Apple Design Awards, which honors the best and the most innovative Mac and iOS apps. Let’s have a look at this year’s winners.
1. Frame.io, the best video review and collaboration app
Frame.io was picked as this year’s winner because it offers a simple user interface and impressive motion effects. Besides, the app includes numerous features that help users easily edit, upload and share their videos such as Auto Layout, Dynamic Type, 3D Touch Quick Actions, and Peek and Pop. Frame.io is now used by more than 120.00 filmmakers in the world.
2. Chameleon Run, the best auto-runner game
Chameleon Run is an endless auto-runner game with eye-catching interface and simple gameplay. The best part is that the game was created by Jan Split Llavsky – a colorblind man, and even Jan broke his arm when making the game. Chameleon Run offers beautiful graphics, and great visual effects. In the game, you will control a cube-like character that jump, switch and run through expertly crafted levels. Chameleon Run now tops the chart in many countries.
3. Steaks, the best to-do list and task manager app
With simple and easy-to-use gaming interface, Steaks offers the to-do list that helps people form good habits. The coolest thing is that the app works perfectly with many fitness tracking apps. “We picked this app as an Apple Design Award winner for its simplicity, great visual design, and excellent implementation on Apple Watch,” Apple says.
4. Lara Croft GO, an addicting puzzle game
Lara Croft GO ranked first among the best mobile games in 2015. This year, Lara Croft GO was picked as the Design Awards winner. Developed by Square Enix, Lara Croft GO stars the beloved “Tomb Raider” heroine who takes part in a turn-based puzzle adventure, while capturing the spirit of the classic franchise.
5. Zova, the best fitness app
The fitness tracking devices and applications are likely in high demand, as customers are more concerned about their health. Zova is always the first option that comes to our mind when it comes to personal fitness tracking apps. Zova is showing its advantages over its rivals thanks to its rich, well-considered content and clever design. The coolest thing is that Zova includes various features including the ability to suggest quick and simple workout routines.