'Candy Crush Saga,' 'Minecraft' top apps of 2013 on Canadian iTunes store
TORONTO - "Candy Crush Saga" and "Minecraft - Pocket Edition" were the most downloaded apps on Apple's Canadian iTunes store in 2013, while the debut record from "The Lumineers" topped the album charts.
Apple released its year-end lists on Tuesday and also named "Blurred Lines" by Robin Thicke as the most downloaded track of the year, ahead of "Wake Me Up" by Avicii, "Stay" by Rihanna, "Roar" by Katy Perry and "Royals" by Lorde.
"Skyfall" was the most downloaded movie and the final crop of "Breaking Bad" episodes was the TV season of the year.
"Inferno" by Dan Brown was the most purchased fiction ebook and "Wheat Belly" was the biggest non-fiction title. "The Great Gatsby" by F. Scott Fitzgerald was the most popular free ebook.
In the U.S., Justin Timberlake's "The 20/20 Experience" topped the album charts, while Beyonce's recently released digital album was second.
Macklemore & Ryan Lewis had the top-selling song with "Thrift Shop" and their hit "Can't Hold Us" placed fifth. "Blurred Lines," ''Radioactive" by Imagine Dragons and Pink's "Just Give Me a Reason" ranked second, third and fourth.
â€” with files from The Associated Press
Read more Business News
- Girl assaulted at parkKamloops - 11:47 am
- One dead in shootingBC - 11:44 am
- PIB backtracks on BoonstockPenticton / S. Okanagan
- Missing hiker foundCentral Okanagan - 9:28 am
|QHR Technologies Inc||1.20||0.00|
|Anavex Life Sciences||0.251||-0.0165|
|Copper Mountain Mining||2.82||-0.04|
|Sunrise Resources Ltd||0.035||+0.015|
|Mission Ready Services||0.15||-0.005|
Photo: Thinkstock.comWays to reduce your Debt:Make a budget and get budget counselingA basic first step for debt reduction is to prepare a budget and plan your spending. Once you have a budget, you mu...
The Big Picture Geopolitical tensions rattle markets The spectre of rising geopolitical tensions in Ukraine and Gaza cast a shadow over an otherwise positive week in the markets. News that a passenger...
Photo: ContributedI have the pleasure of witnessing people delegate tasks quite often. Sometimes with tremendous success and sometimes with disastrous consequences. I have chaired a lot of committees...