25 most popular iPad apps of all time

Updated: Jun 04, 2014 9:29 PM UTC | Originally published: May 07, 2013

1. Skype for iPad<\/h1>\nPhone and video calling over the Web.Photo: Skype

1. Skype for iPad

Phone and video calling over the Web.

2. The Weather Channel for iPad<\/h1>\nAnimated weather forecasts and news headlines.Photo: Weather Channel

2. The Weather Channel for iPad

Animated weather forecasts and news headlines.

Photo courtesy: Gareth Cattermole\/Getty Images

3. Netflix

Streaming movies.

4. Angry Birds HD Free<\/h1>\nThe bird-chucking game that took the mobile world by storm.Courtesy: Gemmy Industries

4. Angry Birds HD Free

The bird-chucking game that took the mobile world by storm.

5. Kindle for iPad<\/h1>\nThe Kindle app syns with Amazon accounts and Kindle reading devices.Photo: David McNew\/Getty Images

5. Kindle for iPad

The Kindle app syns with Amazon accounts and Kindle reading devices.

6. Facebook<\/h1>\nUntil Home comes to iOS, there's this.Photo: Facebook

6. Facebook

Until Home comes to iOS, there's this.

7. Pandora Radio<\/h1>\nStreaming radio.From: Pandora.com

7. Pandora Radio

Streaming radio.

8. Calculator for iPad Free<\/h1>\nAnother app for tabulations.

8. Calculator for iPad Free

Another app for tabulations.

9. Fruit Ninja HD Free<\/h1>\nPlayers slice flying fruit in this fast-paced game.Photo: Brick

9. Fruit Ninja HD Free

Players slice flying fruit in this fast-paced game.

10. Words With Friends HD Free<\/h1>\nThe Scrabble-like word game.Photo: Zynga

10. Words With Friends HD Free

The Scrabble-like word game.

11. Google Earth<\/h1>\nGoogle's map program ported to Apple's tablet.Photo: Feng Li\/Getty Images

11. Google Earth

Google's map program ported to Apple's tablet.

12. ABC Player<\/h1>\nWatch popular broadcast shows for free.Photo: ABC

12. ABC Player

Watch popular broadcast shows for free.

13. Calculator Pro for iPad Free<\/h1>\nA powerful, free calculator.Photo: Apalon

13. Calculator Pro for iPad Free

A powerful, free calculator.

14. Temple Run<\/h1>\nThe original version of the endless runner.Photo: Imangi Studios

14. Temple Run

The original version of the endless runner.

15. YouTube<\/h1>\nThe popular video viewing site.From: YouTube.com\/Priceline

15. YouTube

The popular video viewing site.

16. eBay for iPad<\/h1>\nShopping and bidding from your lap.from: ebay.com

16. eBay for iPad

Shopping and bidding from your lap.

17. CNN App for iPad<\/h1>\nHeadlines and videos from the world news leader.Photo: CNN

17. CNN App for iPad

Headlines and videos from the world news leader.

18. Dropbox<\/h1>\nAllows users to access files stored on the cloud.

18. Dropbox

Allows users to access files stored on the cloud.

19. Adobe Reader<\/h1>\nAn app for viewing and editing PDF documents.Photo: Adobe

19. Adobe Reader

An app for viewing and editing PDF documents.

20. Twitter<\/h1>\nThe popular social messaging app.From: Twitter

20. Twitter

The popular social messaging app.

21. Solitaire<\/h1>\nThe classic card game with touch.Photo: MobilityWare

21. Solitaire

The classic card game with touch.

photo: Ramin Talaie\/Getty Images

22. New York Times for iPad

All the news that's fit to print ... on an iPad.

23. Temple Run 2<\/h1>\nPlayers guide an adventurer in this so-called endless runner game.Photo: Imangi Studios

23. Temple Run 2

Players guide an adventurer in this so-called endless runner game.

24. Hulu Plus<\/h1>\nHulu Plus allows subscribers to watch television shows over the Web.

24. Hulu Plus

Hulu Plus allows subscribers to watch television shows over the Web.

25. Draw Something Free<\/h1>\nA popular social drawing and guessing game. (Some iPhone versions shown.)Photo: John R. Coughlin\/CNNMoney

25. Draw Something Free

A popular social drawing and guessing game. (Some iPhone versions shown.)