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What Built-In iPhone App Do You Want To Delete Most

WHY. CAN'T. YOU. DELETE. STOCKS.

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No one — no one — likes it.

I feel like one of those Apple apps that you hide on your iPhone that you never use but can't delete

Omg the guy next to me is actually using the iPhone stocks app. I found the one person!!!

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Why can't I delete these USELESS APPLE APPS?!?!!? GO AWAY! YOU'RE ADOPTED, YOUR PARENTS DONT EVEN LOVE YOU!

Updated my iPhone and it gave me the apple watch app...like I'm about to spend $$$ on a watch just so I can use this new app I can't delete

I love my IPhone but I seriously hate the 9 apps I can't delete. That are taking up space on my phone that could be used elsewhere.

Like 99.9% of iPhone users (I assume), I put all the baked-in apps into a folder marked "Random" and never, ever use them or look at them. In earlier versions of iOS, before folders, you were forced to just stare at the "Stocks" app, a nagging reminder that you don't have stocks because honestly, who has stocks? What is this, a freaking millionaire's convention?

I'm sure there is some sort of reasoning for making these apps un-deletable. Like with Safari, Apple wants you to use its proprietary browser instead of a competitor like Chrome. But Compass? Why does Apple care if you use a compass?

We are going to figure out once and for all which is the worst offender of these built-in apps.

  1. Which totally useless built-in app do you wish you could delete the most?

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    Newsstand — who downloads full copies of newspapers?
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    Game Center — completely worthless if you don't play any games.
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    Weather — useless if you use a better app like Dark Sky instead.
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    iBooks — who uses this instead of Kindle?
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    Health — quit nagging me to go running, Apple.
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    Stocks — who do I look like, Scrooge McDuck?
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    Safari — annoying if you prefer Chrome.
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    Compass — no one has ever opened and actually used this.
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    Watch — WHAT IF YOU DON'T HAVE AN APPLE WATCH????
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Which totally useless built-in app do you wish you could delete the most?
  1. Newsstand — who downloads full copies of newspapers?
     
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    Newsstand — who downloads full copies of newspapers?
  2. Game Center — completely worthless if you don't play any games.
     
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    Game Center — completely worthless if you don't play any games.
  3. Weather — useless if you use a better app like Dark Sky instead.
     
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    Weather — useless if you use a better app like Dark Sky instead.
  4. iBooks — who uses this instead of Kindle?
     
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    iBooks — who uses this instead of Kindle?
  5. Health — quit nagging me to go running, Apple.
     
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    Health — quit nagging me to go running, Apple.
  6. Stocks — who do I look like, Scrooge McDuck?
     
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    Stocks — who do I look like, Scrooge McDuck?
  7. Safari — annoying if you prefer Chrome.
     
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    Safari — annoying if you prefer Chrome.
  8. Compass — no one has ever opened and actually used this.
     
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    Compass — no one has ever opened and actually used this.
  9. Watch — WHAT IF YOU DON'T HAVE AN APPLE WATCH????
     
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    Watch — WHAT IF YOU DON'T HAVE AN APPLE WATCH????

Katie Notopoulos is a senior editor for BuzzFeed News and is based in New York. Notopoulos writes about tech and internet culture is cohost of the Internet Explorer podcast.

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