It is impossible to deny, that we are now truly in the digital age. If we have to name one gadget which has changed our lives the most, we have to give the credit to our smartphones.
Our mobile phones have really changed our lives tremendously. We can’t even imagine life without them as we have become so dependent on them. It’s surprising how we survived without them only a decade ago.
All smartphones today have apps which we have become pretty dependent on and addicted to. If used wisely, these apps can make our lives easier in many ways. They guide, organize and entertain us.
Apps to organize your life
Reminders – To remind us of important things in life
Apps that simplify life
Siri/Google Assistant – Configuring these and using them makes life so much easier. Perfect for asking it to write messages on your behalf, set a timer etc. It saves a lot of time if you use it frequently
Salat prayer timings – To get brief Namaz reminders and Qibla direction
Gallery/Pictures – No need to carry a camera with you everywhere
Emails – Separate accounts for official and personal
Google Chrome – Browse and search the internet for anything!
Nikon wmu – Lets me see all my SLR camera images on my mobile phone
WordPress – For people who love to read/edit/write blogs
XE Currency – When you want to know exchange rates
Google Maps – I use google maps for navigation everywhere in the world
Apps for entertainment
Apps: Chess Time, Sound Cloud and Saavn respectively
YouTube – Great for tutorials and entertainment
Podcasts – One can listen to podcasts of your interest anytime anywhere
Holy Quran Mp3 – When you want to hear the recitation of the Quran. I need recommendations of apps which can save the point where you left it. So the next time you open the app, you can start listening from where you left.
Chess time – A must have for all Chess lovers
Pinterest – The ultimate place to get inspired
Star Tracker– Must have for all Astronomy lovers to know the name of stars and planets in real time while you can see them in the sky
Skull mp3 – For downloading songs
Pakistani Dramas – To catch up on your dramas in case you miss an episode on TV
SoundCloud – Music app with online streaming. You can make your playlists
Saavn – Listen to Bollywood/English music live streaming
Shazam (For recognizing the name of the song being played)
Tunein radio – Radio & Music (You can listen to radio channels of any country)
West Jet – To access in-flight entertainment and wifi while flying on West jet airlines
Hum network – To watch dramas/shows whenever I can’t on TV
Apps to stay connected & socialize
Apps for shopping
Apps for a healthy living
Must-have google chrome extensions on a desktop computer
- Boomerang – Email scheduling extension
- Streak – Email scheduling extension with alerts
- Google Calendar – To have a google synced calendar right in your browser for easy use
There may be many life-changing applications which we may not even be aware of. Communication can be such a blessing.
I’m intrigued to know how your list of applications varies from mine. Do let me know what applications you love the most. I hope this post helped you in some way. Lots of love.