The BEST episodes of Planet of the Apps

Every episode of Planet of the Apps ever, ranked from best to worst by thousands of votes from fans of the show. The best episodes of Planet of the Apps!

App creators are given the opportunity of a lifetime in this original new series. If their concepts are chosen by entrepreneur advisors Jessica Alba, Gwyneth Paltrow, Gary Vaynerchuk, or will.i.am, these developers will be mentored on how to pitch their app to Lightspeed Venture Partners for a chance at real funding.

Last Updated: 1/12/2023Network:Apple Music
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Flip the Script
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7.95
20 votes

#1 - Flip the Script

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired 6/13/2017

A father-daughter duo pitches a digital backpack, while Gary and will.i.am have a showdown over an exercise app.

Directors: Ryan Polito
Watch Now:AmazoniTunes
Is It a Billion-Dollar Business?
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7.60
20 votes

#2 - Is It a Billion-Dollar Business?

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired 6/20/2017

It’s a battle of the advisors when all four want to mentor the same developer. Who will emerge victorious?

Directors: Ryan Polito
Watch Now:iTunes
Might As Well Go Big
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7.57
14 votes

#3 - Might As Well Go Big

Season 1 - Episode 9 - Aired 8/8/2017

Apps for finding hot new beats, connecting with running buddies, and shaping the legacy you’ll leave behind.

Directors: Ryan Polito
Watch Now:iTunes
Scar Tissue
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7.42
12 votes

#4 - Scar Tissue

Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired 8/1/2017

A 17-year-old boy pitches smartphone laser tag and a former child prodigy presents a money transfer game-changer.

Directors: Ryan Polito
Watch Now:iTunes
These Guys Are Hustlers
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7.36
14 votes

#5 - These Guys Are Hustlers

Season 1 - Episode 10 - Aired 8/15/2017

The final episode of the season features a pair of high-school seniors and the most emotional app pitch yet.

Directors: Ryan Polito
Watch Now:iTunes
My Greed Exceeds My Fear
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7.32
19 votes

#6 - My Greed Exceeds My Fear

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired 7/11/2017

Personalized weather forecasts from a cat, an emotional wellness app, and a live news app from the former head of BuzzFeed.

Directors: Ryan Polito
Watch Now:iTunes
Bet on the Jockey
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7.30
20 votes

#7 - Bet on the Jockey

Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired 7/18/2017

Things get heated when Jessica and Gary both make passionate pitches to mentor a personal trainer for heartbreak.

Directors: Ryan Polito
Watch Now:iTunes
Nothing But Hustle
star
7.28
18 votes

#8 - Nothing But Hustle

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired 6/27/2017

The hilarious Damon Wayans Jr. is among this week’s developers, pitching an app that connects entertainers with gigs.

Directors: Ryan Polito
Watch Now:iTunes
Revolutionizing Social Media
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7.27
15 votes

#9 - Revolutionizing Social Media

Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired 7/25/2017

Gwyneth gets personal about a co-parenting app, and will.i.am makes an offer that can’t be refused—or can it?

Directors: Ryan Polito
Watch Now:iTunes
Premiere
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7.09
32 votes

#10 - Premiere

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired 6/6/2017

Two college friends pitch a public safety app and an Air Force veteran has an augmented reality breakthrough.

Directors: Ryan Polito
Watch Now:AmazoniTunes

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