Here are the 10 fastest-growing smartphone apps


WhatsApp and Facebook messenger icons are seen on an iPhone in Manchester , Britain March 27, 2017. REUTERS/Phil Noble

Ride-hailing and reselling apps are on the rise.

That’s according to comScore’s "2017 US Mobile App Report," which gathers data about smartphone app use among US adults.

ComScore found that the ride-hailing apps Uber and Lyft were among those that had grown most rapidly since 2015, along with the resale apps Letgo and OfferUp.

ComScore measured apps with at least 5 million monthly visitors that have been growing steadily since June 2015. While apps like, Waze, and Uber have all taken dips from time to time, the top 10 apps have at least doubled their unique visitors over the past two years. Some, like Bitmoji, have seen more than a 2,000% increase in users since 2015.

Here are the 10 fastest-growing apps in the US:

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10. Venmo

Venmo, an app for quickly sending and receiving money, grew 441% since June 2015.

9., a video-based social-media platform, grew 630% from August 2015 to June 2016.

8. Lyft

The ride-hailing app Lyft grew 282% since June 2015. 

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