6 mobile apps to switch up your stay-home routine
Getting tired of the same old routine during this stay-home period? Try spicing things up with these 6 apps found on Huawei AppGallery for a breath of fresh air! From productivity to fitness to self-care, take this opportunity to check out these mobile apps and discover something new while we fight this battle together against the virus.
And while you’re exploring these apps, why not check out AppGallery’s ongoing promotion with Shopee over a cup of coffee or yummy meal delivered right to your doorstep with Foodpanda, the latest food delivery app now available on the platform!
Double your productivity
If you’ve yet to discover this gem, now would be a great time for you to do so! This is one of the basic apps all users should have installed in their mobile devices simply because it’s such a perfect tool to scan documents with your smartphone in no time. Not many of us own a scanner or printer at home so this app can be the ideal solution for you during this circuit breaker period, where it is not possible to get around but you know you have to send a document for work, school or just any personal reasons.
- Pomodoro Smart Timer
Make the most of your working or studying hours with this productivity timer and time management app based on the popular Pomodoro technique. Time to give this free app on AppGallery a try! It lets you systematize time and optimize your productivity which eventually allows you to concentrate more and work or study better. The technique consists of working (or study) for sessions of four intervals of 25 minutes, leaving a 5-minute rest between intervals and a long break of 15 minutes at the end session 4×25.
Keep fit and enhance your workout routine
- Home Workout
If you’re running out of fitness routines to follow, why not try out ‘Home Workout’ – this app lets you access various exercise routines you can use right in the comfort of your home, without the need for a personal trainer. It is great for those who have no access to gym equipment but really want to get on track with their fitness. You can set your weekly goals and try out exercises for the body as a whole or exercises dedicated to specific parts by selecting according to your level. It is also completely free – so really, there is no excuse not to stay fit during this circuit breaker period!
- Keep Yoga
Should Yoga be something you’ve always wanted to try but never gotten a chance to because of procrastination or you were feeling shy, now’s the best time to do so! Download and explore the ‘Keep Yoga’ app where you can find various videos and yoga routines for you to start Yoga-ing and exercising your soul and body. There are various training schedules available for you to pick and choose for the different goals you have in mind – from stress relief to body toning to posture correction and even preparation of Motherhood!
Self-care for a healthy mind, body and soul
- Tide – Sleep Sounds, Focus Timer, Relax Meditate
Stress is one of the worst enemies of health, and some of the best ways to fight it is to practice mindfulness and have a good night of sleep. If you have trouble falling asleep or relaxing, try out this app called ‘Tide’ that integrates sleep, meditation, relax and focus into one app. There are sounds including natural soundscapes and mindfulness practices available for you to get away from the fast-paced life, control sleep, relieve stress and prevent insomnia.
- Kitchen Stories
Cooking is said to be a great stress reliever because it encourages creativity and if you’re not too sure where to start or are running out of inspiration for your next meal, try out the ‘Kitchen Stories’ app! There are thousands of free recipes, tips, articles as well as instructional videos and tutorials for you to follow through. Create a profile and save your favourite recipes and even share your own recipes with the international community, exchanging tips!
Huawei AppGallery x Shopee Promotion
Huawei AppGallery is currently running a promotion in collaboration with Shopee from now till 30 June 2020, 23:59 hours, while stocks last!
Simply download the Shopee app from AppGallery and receive a voucher code worth S$8 which you can apply to your order with a minimum spending of S$16. Do note that:
- Payments have to involve Shopee Guarantee
- Voucher is not applicable for products in “Miscellaneous” and “Dining, Travel & Services” categories and Shopee’s paid ads store
- Voucher is limited to one usage per Shopee account
The AppGallery is Huawei’s official app store with more than 400 million active users around the world. It is available across all Huawei devices – Huawei smartphones, tablets, and wearables. Currently, users in Singapore can enjoy over 60 per cent of local apps that can be easily downloaded on AppGallery from transport and ride-sharing apps like ComfortDelgro, Tada and Ryde, to consumer banking apps like UOB as well as the food delivery app such as Foodpanda.