NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- Apple (AAPL - Get Report) published its list of the top 10 apps of 2012, ranging from a wide variety of categories, including games, social networking, music, movies to even utility tools.
Here are the top 10
free apps in 2012, according to Apple.
Draw Something Draw Something, the popular game now owned by Zynga (ZNGA - Get Report), was the top gaming app of 2012. Zynga recently wrote down its acquisition of OMGPOP, the maker of Draw Something.
YouTube Apple and Google (GOOG - Get Report) have had a tumultuous relationship in 2012, and that may have led to the decision for Apple not to include YouTube in its new mobile operating system, iOS 6. Google eventually released a new app for iOS.
Temple Run Temple Run is a running game that allows you to race down ancient temple walls and along sheer cliffs. You collect coins and buy power ups while you're running, jumping and avoiding obstacles. The trick is to see how far you can run.