Sure, smartphones can be an extremely useful practical tool. You can use them for all sorts of professional and personal purposes. But it’s important to remember that they can be a great source of entertainment too. As the old saying goes, all work and no play makes Jack a dull boy! It’s important that you let your hair down every once in a while and relax without forcing yourself to feel productive. This can help to reduce stress levels, relieve anxiety, and instil you with an overall sense of wellbeing. So, here are a few useful apps that you can download to your smartphone for the sake of a little fun!


There are so many mobile games on the market that it can often be difficult to choose which will best appeal to you. Now, there are mobile games that have educational value, if you’re feeling a little reluctant to indulge in complete procrastination. Perhaps one of the most popular games in this realm of mobile gaming is Lumosity. Lumosity provides you with a whole host of brain training games that can improve your cognition, maths, and language. If you’re looking for something more immersive and purely entertaining, consider downloading the Final Fantasy 15 mobile app. You can almost guarantee that any game on its fifteenth series is going to be pretty good! Final Fantasy is the world’s biggest RPG, meaning that you play the role of a given character and guide them through a host of journeys and adventures, overcoming foes, and completing quests.


You’ve probably heard of 9GAG before. It’s a website renowned for its seemingly endless stream of entertaining content, from memes to GIFs, funny pictures, and videos. The good news is that it now has an app that you can download, allowing you to simply open the app and scroll for a constant stream of things that will make you laugh. allows you to dub your own voice and sounds over existing videos. You can essentially lip sync your own dialogue over films, television shows, music videos, and a whole host of other footage. It may sound relatively simple, but this can provide great entertainment all round! Just think of how much success lip sync ventures such as Bad Lip Reading’s Youtube channel has generated from this concept.


If you have a penchant for DIY and creating things yourself, you might want to download Instructables. This is an app full to the brim of tutorials on how to create all sorts of fun items, from gadgets to furniture. These step-by-step guides include information on materials, tools, steps to take, and photos for guidance.


These are just a few different smartphone apps that you should seriously consider downloading the next time you’re feeling a little bored! They could keep you entertained for hours on end.

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