Technically, the brain isn’t a muscle, but if you don’t use it, your brain gradually turns to mush. It starts with your swearing that you know a word or a name and that it’s at the tip of your tongue. Over the years, you start forgetting things and the rest is pretty depressing. Though retaining a sharp mind and a keen brain is partly because of our diet, engaging our brains in regular mental exercise helps, as well. We may not quite be in our old age, but there’s no harm in starting as early as now. We’ve put together a list of 10 brain exercisers and memory games to keep you on your toes and to make sure that your brain won’t get [...]
The advent of the smartphone and the emergence and increasing popularity of tablets has changed the way people communicate. Voice-calling has almost taken a backseat, with a lot of users primarily using their handhelds for internet browsing, email, and some, even for writing complete documents, spreadsheets, etc.
Capacitive touchscreen technology and the increasing size of smartphone screens has made it easier for users to type long messages, emails, and notes on a full QWERTY virtual keyboard. Remember the time when typing a “C” required you to tap the 2 key on the phone number pad three times, in quick succession?
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Don’t you just hate it when the rules of supply and demand turn against you and you’re left with buying expensive items? This doesn’t just happen during the holiday season, but whenever we go shopping. You can haggle all you want but there’s only so much your haggling can get you. With how expensive everything’s becoming, deals can be hard to come by. You need to be in the right place at the right time. It’s for this reason that we have compiled a list of 10 handy Android applications to help you locate useful discounts and to make your shopping experience a little lighter on the pocket.Google Shopper
Google Shopper is an Android [...]
Although smartphones and tablets are quickly replacing conventional computers, the complete switch has yet to be made. This is because there are still many tasks that can only be performed on a desktop computer. For this purpose, we sometimes require remotely accessing computers to perform certain tasks. For example, one may require collaborating with a friend via remote desktop or might have to log in to a remote server at office to perform maintenance.
Let’s take a look at some of the best remote access applications for Android, which can help you remotely work on a desktop computer.TeamViewer For Android
TeamViewer is one of the most famous remote [...]
Every day has the potential to be stressful. You might have a bad day at work, things may not be going your way, or you may feel like the universe is conspiring against you. If you have been feeling down a bit lately, it’s high time to get energized with inspirational quotes from famous people.
We’ve put together some of the best inspirational and motivational apps to help you perk up and recharge your day with a simple inspirational message or two.Inspirational Quotes
Feeling down? Well, here’s something to inspire you for the day. A daily dose of feel-good quotes is a sure way to help you energize. Inspirational Quotes is probably the best way to get [...]
Humor is the best medicine. It may sound cheesy, but experts agree that laughter can improve job performance, increase our tolerance to discomfort, and can be the effective glue that keeps marriages together. The fact is, we need laughter in our daily lives. Can you imagine taking everything seriously? You won’t only be putting clowns out of business but also decreasing stress, as well as chances of getting sick.
Take a break and have a few laughs with friends. If you’re still stuck in the middle of a horrible work week, why don’t you spend a few minutes of each day collecting good jokes to tell your buddies during the weekend? You can also take some [...]
You’ve got dreams of being a music legend. You’ve rocked out to Guitar Hero, sung your heart out at the karaoke bar, and strutted your stuff in the shower. But, if you really want to perfect your singing skills, you’ll need to get serious. You have the option to enroll in music school, hire a music instructor or, if you’d rather walk the road by yourself, at least take your Android device with you. And, at least make sure that your Android device has an app that’ll help you polish your music skills.
There’s no limit to what people can find on the Google Play Store and if you’re aspiring to learn the medium of your passion, [...]
Over the past few years, smartphones have become an extension of our lives. Some of us have even considered our smartphone as our personal data assistant that helps us in organizing our work and personal lives. Smartphones these days are no longer being used just for communication purposes, but rather they have completely evolved their role into something big while still being pocketable.
With the help of the Google Play Store, staying organized has become easier and rewarding. There are tons of apps that can help us in our daily lives. Here are some of them to keep you attuned with your day-to-day activities.Evernote
One of the most popular note [...]
As much as we hate numbers, we know we can’t escape them. Just when you thought you were rid of your primary and high school classes, numbers are everywhere. They can be part of your job and they certainly can be part of your grocery shopping. Whether you’re an adult who wants to keep your skill with numbers sharp or you’re a parent tutoring his or her child on mathematics, we’ve got your back. We’ve put together for you a list that not only includes Android apps for adults but apps for kids, as well.Kids Numbers and Math Lite
The first app that we have for you is Kids Numbers and Math. As the name of this app suggests, [...]
We will never know when disaster will strike, so it is always important to be alert and ready. There are a lot of tips and drills that you can practice and study, but did you know that there are also Android apps which can help you during emergencies and disasters? There are quite a number of apps of this sort in the Google Play Store which are just taken for granted. It’s time you check them out. Who knows? They might save your life during those days when earthquakes, tsunamis, storms and other calamities strike all of a sudden and without warning. Here’s a list of the best Android apps for emergencies and disasters.Family Messenger