iPhone : Social Networking

All the best iPhone apps and latest iPod apps, rated, reviewed and ready for download.

Best social networking apps. Facebook, MySpace and Twitter apps to keep your friends, family and co-workers updated on your latest musings.

1
Friend Check

Friend Check

While limited in purpose and lacking multiple-account support, Friend Check provides a handy snapshot of friends in your social networks.

4
2

£0.69

2
Echoer

Echoer

Sadly, there are too few Echoes to be useful, and those that do exist read like marketing blurb.

2
2

FREE

3
Giftplan

Giftplan

Featureful, well thought-out and looks gorgeous too. Never forget that anniversary again!

4
2

£1.99

4
Facebook Camera

Facebook Camera

There are niggles, and it won’t be for everyone, but it’s a good app and quietens Facebook’s noise.

4
2

FREE

5
Cupple

Cupple

A bit of a solution in search of a problem, but it’s done nicely enough, and it’s free. Give it a whirl and see if it suits!

3
2

FREE

6
Evernote Hello

Evernote Hello

It could be useful, no doubt, but we’re not sure how many people will use it properly.

2
2

FREE

7
Buffer

Buffer

Buffer is a handy, well-featured compliment to its online service.

4
3

FREE

8
Facebook Messenger

Facebook Messenger

An app with some useful features, but doesn’t make quite enough of a case for using yet another messaging app.

3
2

FREE

9
Find My Friends

Find My Friends

Apple’s personable take on Google Latitude impresses by keeping things simple.

4
2

FREE

10
PingMe Messenger

PingMe Messenger

Looking for a free cross-platform texting app that ‘just works’? Try the reliable PingMe Messenger.

3
3

FREE

11
Friends

Friends

Handsome, clever, and full of potential, Friends has yet to hit the mark but should mature well.

3
2

£0.69

12
GroupMe

GroupMe

A useful group messaging app that’ll surely become a serious force worldwide when it launches outside the USA.

3
2

FREE

13
Echofon Pro

Echofon Pro

Sports a reasonable set of features, but it isn’t pretty and lacks a sync feature.

3
2

£2.99

14
Google Places

Google Places

A smart Google Maps-based app that’s actually made by Google

4
2

FREE

15
MSN Messenger FREE

MSN Messenger FREE

The old school IM service comes to iPhone

5
3

FREE

16
Photobox2go

Photobox2go

Photobox.com has shot to prominence as Europe’s number one online photo service in recent times, so it’s about time it got its own iPhone app.

3
2

FREE

17
Seesmic

Seesmic

Seesmic is an essential time-saving app for social networking fiends

4
2

FREE

18
Facebook

Facebook

The world’s biggest and most popular social networking website works fantastically on the iPhone.

4
2

FREE

19
Tweetie 2

Tweetie 2

Tweetie 2 is the discerning Twitterer’s Tweeting app of choice for the iPhone.

4
2

£1.79

20
LinkedIn

LinkedIn

LinkedIn on iPhone puts your entire professional network on the end of your index finger.

3
2

FREE

21
HeyWAY Pro: Hey Where Are You Location Service

HeyWAY Pro: Hey Where Are You Location Service

Find your family and friends wherever they are at any time of the day with HeyWAY.

3
2

£0.59

22
Foursquare

Foursquare

Foursquare encourages you to get out and explore your city and meet your friends more.

2
2

FREE