APPS THAT WILL HELP YOU GROW AND LEARN THIS QUARANTINE.

The spread of the novel coronavirus has made us glued to our homes, you may be questioning what to do with all the extra time at home? Instead of reading scary news and social media posts 24×7, turn your attention back to work. With many live events going digital and so many more resources already available online, now is the time to get yourself into a fruitful habit.

UDEMY

It’s easier than ever to further your education and career skills with courses at your fingertips, thanks to Udemy! It is an online learning platform featuring 130,000+ video courses taught by expert instructors. You can take courses in anything from programming languages like Python to personal development classes like drawing and yoga. A great app to master some new skills and advance your career to exploring new hobbies.

Download the app- https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.udemy.android&hl=en

HEADSPACE

We’re living in a time of continuous hysteria, anxiety and uncertainty. So, it’s more important than ever to take care of your mental health. Taking time out of your day to a journal, meditate or practice gratitude is a great way to ensure you’re taking care of yourself. A mindfulness app like Headspace will lead you through hundreds of sessions on physical health, personal growth, stress management, and anxiety relief. Spending just a few minutes of your day on this app can make your life focused and stress-free.

Download the app- https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.getsomeheadspace.android&hl=en

STAR WALK 2 FREE

The lockdown has led to a sudden fall in pollutants and subsequently, we have witnessed a clear and picturesque sky. It is the best time to go to your balcony and enjoy star gazing! Star Walk 2 Free app is a great astronomy guide to explore the night sky day and night, identify stars, constellations, planets, satellites, asteroids, comets, and other celestial bodies in real-time. Just hold up and point the device to the sky. The app is packed with interactive information and rich graphics. It can be your perfect stargazing companion, check it out!

Download the app- https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.vitotechnology.StarWalk2Free&hl=en

HEBBARS KITCHEN

As the lockdown forces people to shop less and cook at home more, it’s time to rethink our food choices. We have developed a habit to eat out so much that it is difficult to adjust to this change. Hebbar’s Kitchen app has a wide range of vegetarian recipes from different part of India and popular worldwide cuisines. The unique features of this app are that it works offline for written recipes, it contains step by step pictorial representation of recipes, along with a quick video, tips and tricks to ease your cooking experience. You can also save or organize or bookmark your favourite recipes. You also have an option of dropping queries in the comment section and clear doubts, if any. It has got you covered, cook now!

Download the app- https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.vitotechnology.StarWalk2Free&hl=en

HEBBARS KITCHEN

As the lockdown forces people to shop less and cook at home more, it’s time to rethink our food choices. We have developed a habit to eat out so much that it is difficult to adjust to this change. Hebbar’s Kitchen app has a wide range of vegetarian recipes from different part of India and popular worldwide cuisines. The unique features of this app are that it works offline for written recipes, it contains step by step pictorial representation of recipes, along with a quick video, tips and tricks to ease your cooking experience. You can also save or organize or bookmark your favourite recipes. You also have an option of dropping queries in the comment section and clear doubts, if any. It has got you covered, cook now!

Download the app- https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.hebbarskitchen.android&hl=en

These apps will help you make the best of your time in this phase.

HEALTHIYFY ME

It is important to keep a check on your health during this difficult time. HealthifyMe’s makes you eat healthy with the help of your nutrition and calorie calculator! You can log meals with a touch, check your macros, or simply take a photo of your lunch. You can get personalized health & weight loss suggestions, diet chart, gym & yoga routine, 24×7 from Ria the world’s first AI-powered nutritionist. Additionally, it has an Immunity tab provides you with powerful tools like immunity checker, easy at-home workouts designed by fitness coaches, advice on immunity-boosting foods by diet coaches to stay fit during the quarantine.

Download the app- https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.healthifyme.basic&hl=en

These apps will help you make the best of your time in this phase.

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