It’s no news that the fall season is here, and as such temperatures start dropping making the day shorter and the eves longer. At this point, people begin to get bored, seeking exciting ways to spend the long nights with their family and friends. However, since the advancement in technology has availed us with modern tools to boost development and make life easier, it’s important to use various technological applications to create fun moments and memorable activities for a perfect evening. These apps embody various options ranging from storytelling, relaxation and meditation, to critical reasoning and more. Below are five Apps suitable for a guilt-free evening:
Quizzland. Quiz & Trivia game
Since knowledge can never go extinct, it’s necessary to engage in intellectual activities that aid critical thinking and sharpen one’s appetite for learning. Quizzland is an exciting app that tests one’s IQ with its use of trivia games and 40,000 trivia questions from various fields: technology, film, history, science arts etc. It has three game levels: easy, medium and hard of which players can choose the one that best suits their capacity. One unique feature of this app is the well-detailed explanations to questions asked. This avails an individual the opportunity to gain new knowledge in an entertaining way.
Another beautiful way to spend the night is by locating stars, constellations, planets and celestial bodies with your phone. This is made possible with the use of SkyView App, an app that offers fascinating stargazing and educational experience by moving the device to any direction. Information about these celestial objects such as the name of the object, distance from the earth and its radius can be found at the bottom of the phone screen when one touches any of them. This avails the individual with further astronomical knowledge on the selected object. An exciting feature of the App is that it gives notifications for upcoming stargazing events and also uses date and time to calculate objects’ positions. The app is available for both IOS and Android devices.
Telling bedtime stories to children is another wonderful way to spend a long night. Forbes featured educational App, Edsoma is a unique app that provides assistance to difficulties encountered during a read-aloud session. Parents who are faced with difficulties in telling bedtime stories to their children because of distance will no longer have such problems as this app just provided the solution with its video chat feature which enables them to teach their children from anywhere in the world. Another unique feature of Edsoma is the real-time voice recognition technology which provides the right pronunciation of words when it is not pronounced appropriately. This occurs when one chooses a story to read and the app will follow along and assist in the right pronunciation of words. This not only helps improve reading fluency but also increases a child’s love for reading.
Autumn Jigsaw Puzzle
With the end of summer, fall starts with beautiful images of raked leaves, trees turning color, geese flying South etc. These beautiful sights which are vividly captured in the Autumn Jigsaw Puzzle app offer an exciting game experience for Autumn lovers. With over 300 free Jigsaw Puzzles, the app embodies numerous photos of autumn materials ranging from leaves and folk art to sweaters that can be solved not only by children of all ages but adults as well. To solve the puzzle, carefully fix the images together to reveal a picture of fall. This helps improve critical reasoning and organizational skill. A great feature of this app is that it can be assessed without an internet connection.
Feeling tired about the day’s task and rather than engage in any activity, you want to sleep? Pzizz is an app designed with soothing audio that helps one quickly fall asleep and wake up refreshed and energized. With its hybrid music system and variable voiceover feature, Pzizz app creates “dreamscapes” that enables easy nap. The app can be configured, thereby allowing one to decide on the duration the music and voice will play. It also has an offline feature that enables its use even without access to the internet.
So when next you need a great company for a perfect evening, these five Apps, with their varying features provide adequate fun moments and activities.