Home Workout – No Equipment

Let's start this list with something we believe we all need: an app that allows us to stay fit whilst at home and working out without any equipment required. Why? Because a lot of us don't feel comfortable with strangers in the gym or simply can't afford the monthly fees. This app will help you stay fit without any equipment whatsoever and it's free!

Compatibility: Available on iOS and Android

Cost: Free

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Nike+ Training Club

Offering more than 100 workouts put together by Nike master trainers, you can forget about paying an extra fee at the gym for a personal trainer. You have the option to choose your specific fitness goals – no matter what fitness level you're at, there's a workout perfect for you. From getting lean and toned to strong and fit, easy-to-follow workout plans coupled with video tutorials make it super simple for beginners.

Compatibility: Available on iOS and Android

Cost: Free

My Fitness Pal

Keep track of your calorie intake with this easy-to-use app. All you have to do is log your meal by searching brand name foods on the MyFitnessPal's vast database where most meals already exist. For meals not on the base, log in the recipe and the app will calculate the approximate nutritional information. The more you use the app, the more accustomed it becomes to your diet, and it will start automatically saving your favourite foods that can be added to a list of your daily meals.

Compatibility: Available on iOS and Android

Cost: Free

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Fitbit

This app can count your steps – given that most of us carry our phones with us all day – which is particularly useful as a health measure for better blood circulation or general well-being. It can also track your calorie intake and record your health information such as blood pressure and glucose levels. You can set your weight and fitness goals and the app will track your progress. For the fun of it, you can compete with friends by sharing progress stats and joining fitness challenges!

Compatibility: Available on iOS, Android, Windows Phone and Web

Cost: Free

7 Minute Workout

This app is best for those with extremely tight schedules who hardly have time for exercise. You might as well cancel your gym membership and utilise this brilliant app that gives you well-rounded workout plans in just minutes. You can set reminders and voice commands to ensure that you never miss one, along with your goals, and track your progress, earn health-related rewards and share your success on social media! No Internet access is needed, and you can sync your devices for efficiency and accessibility.

Compatibility: Available on iOS and Android

Cost: Free but offers in-app purchases

Fooducate

No idea what the nutritional labels on food actually mean? Fooducate helps you understand these labels and allows you to pull up information about the food product from the barcodes. You can also use the app to track your calorie intake and your exercise routines, and you can personalise it according to your age, gender, height and health needs, all while learning how to eat for your health requirements.

Compatibility: Available on iOS and Android

Cost: Free but offers in-app purchases

Nike+ Running

This app tracks your runs and helps you reach your goals, which is perfect if you're training for a marathon. From first-time runners to marathon pros, it measures your route and motivates you to run further and faster. From training programmes to daily workouts, everything you need to be race-ready is provided. You can measure your progress by the kilometre with the in-run audio feedback feature included. For a competitive edge, you can map your run and compare your progress with other runners.

Compatibility: Available on iOS and Android

Cost: Free

MINDBODY Connect

Sure, gym or exercise in the comfort of your own home can be great and all, but sometimes you need to break your routine with other fitness methods such as yoga, Zumba or Pilates. MINDBODY Connect helps you discover all the fun and different workout classes that are happening near you. You can book a class with a fitness centre using the app and have it automatically synced to your calendar and added to your favourites.

Compatibility: Available on iOS and Android

Cost: Free

Strava Running & Cycling

Join a community of athletes from around the world with the Strava app. The app allows you to track your runs and rides while assisting you to analyse and quantify your performance. With added motivation and camaraderie, riding and running will become nothing short of a joy. You can also compete and connect with other riders and runners on the Strava community, making the experience all the more fulfilling.

Compatibility: Available on iOS and Android

Cost: Free but offers in-app purchases

Yoga.co. Studio

With 289 poses and breathing exercises all shown in HD video, yoga has never been more delightful to practice. The app allows you to search for poses by skill level, fitness goal or by type of pose, making it user-friendly for everyone, particularly beginners. Users can also add their own poses, variations and custom programmes to suit their specific goals and needs. With this app you will be floating in no time!

Compatibility: Available on iOS and Android

Cost: R54.99* on iOS and Free on Android, offering in-app purchases

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Mango Health

This app features reminders for when to take medication, how to build healthy habits, such as tracking your steps, weight or blood pressure, keeps record of your health history and rewards you for sticking to your health routine. Another very useful element is the drug interaction information that warns and informs you about which medication, supplements or foods are potentially dangerous or complementary to use together. Smart, hey?

Compatibility: Available on iOS and Android

Cost: Free but offers in-app purchases

What Is It?

From monitoring your children while you're at the office, to being able to interact with those in the room when you are not, Connex Connect offers you a solution to digital living with endless possibilities.

Connex Connect is a Smart Home solution designed for easy setup, simple integration and full control over your home. Explore this range of exciting smart products that turn your ordinary home into a futuristic smart home, all controlled from one app.

The Connex Connect Smart Home Starter Kit includes:

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Thanks to smart phones, the internet and a selection of cool apps and websites, we can "get together" online, socialise and have a little fun! We have found a few cool ways for you to "hangout" with your friends and family, without having to step foot out of your home. From cooking together to gossiping and testing your trivia knowledge, there's something for everyone to enjoy.

Enjoy A Girls'/Boys' Night In

When was the last time you went out with your friends and had a good time socialising? Can't remember? Yes, the lockdown has definitely been that long! Well, why not grab a mocktail (here are a few recipes for you to try out), dial up your friends or family members via WhatsApp video chat, Zoom, Skype or Google Hangout, and just have a great catch up session while staying in and remaining safe in the comfort of your own home? This is a great way to check up on everyone, see if they're coping during this lockdown and are still all well and healthy, and just to get the latest scoop on everything that's happening in their lives. During this time, we need to be more connected than ever.

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Netflix Watch Party

Is there a show that you and your loved ones enjoy watching and discussing after every episode? Why not watch your favourite series together on Netflix? There's also plenty of new shows for you to check out once you have rewatched all of your go-to series. There's definitely something for all tastes.

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Quiz Night!

For a little bit of fun during the lockdown and to broaden your general knowledge, why not plan an exciting virtual quiz night? Set a certain day/evening during the week to host a quiz night, alternate the role of who will be the quiz master for the event and have a blast. You can even make things extra competitive and interesting by keeping a tally of everyone's scores, then arrange a prize for the overall winner once lockdown has been lifted. Need some help in hosting a quiz night? Visit Stuff.tv and learn how to do a quiz night via Zoom.

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Host An Online Dinner Party

Getting together and enjoying a lovely meal is a thing of the past. Well, until the situation gets better, that is. And until then, why not enjoy a dinner party online with your loved one? Just like the quiz nights and girls'/boys' night in, you can make a video call on one of the various apps available and enjoy a meal together while socialising – talking about your day or week and what you have been getting up to during lockdown.

But, be sure to go all out with some table décor, placemats, candles, cutlery, the works. Once everyone is together online, you can share what you have prepared for dinner and even share the recipes. We've got a lot of recipes for you to try, including DIY bread recipes, Friday night homemade takeout recipes and even heart-healthy braai ideas if you'd like to have a virtual braai.

Workout Together With An App

Why not use this time to get into shape? Grab a virtual gym buddy, find a cool workout routine on YouTube or download a fitness app you can both use, set up a video call and break a sweat together! Workouts are much more entertaining when you have someone doing them with you. Looking for a few workout suggestions? Take a look at our selection of YouTube exercise regimes here.

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Learn A New Skill Or Start A New Hobby

Since we can't enjoy social get-togethers, surely it's getting boring staying cooped up at home all day long? Why not gather a few friends and family members to learn a new skill online? The internet has given us an abundance of things to try and learn! And we have plenty of suggestions and ideas that we think you may enjoy. Want to learn how to cook new, healthy and oh-so delicious recipes? Try Vitality HealthyFood Studio Live Chef! How about getting some new books delivered via UberEats and hosting a digital book club? Or, why not let your creativity run wild while exploring the world of art with these online art classes perfect for all ages?

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How have you been socialising and "hanging out" with your family and friends during the lockdown? Let us know in the comments below!

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Time Trackers

Rescue Time 

The basic function of Rescue Time is to give you a weekly breakdown of how your time is spent. This helps you to analyse whether or not you're using your time sensibly and productively and to adjust accordingly. It's quite interesting and also shocking to visually see where your time goes.

Focus Booster

Based on the Pomodoro technique developed by Francesco Cirillo, Focus Booster works for those who tend to procrastinate and feel overwhelmed with the task at hand. The Pomodoro principle is to focus on only one task for a period of 25 minutes before taking a five minute break. This helps to feel less overwhelmed by your to-do list by tackling one problem at a time.

Toggl

This is a great alternative to filling in timesheets, especially if you're interested in seeing how much time you spend on each project. In order to manage your time effectively, it is important to have insights on how much time you dedicate to various projects.

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This app helps you focus on whichever task you're working on - studies, work or simply enjoying a book. With the combination of neuroscience and music to increase productivity, it's understandable how the developers claim it can boost your attention span by 400%.

Forest

Are you more of a visual person looking for a fun way to improve your focus? As the name suggests, you can create a forest simply by focusing. The principle is simple - focus long enough and you'll receive a tree to plant, fail to focus and your tree dies. Save the trees - keep focused!

Task Managers

Remember The Milk

In this busy life, it is easy to forget something as simple as buying some milk. If you have multiple lists on multiple devices, maybe it's time to give this app a try. Remember The Milk is compatible with both mobile and desktop devices, including Google and Outlook. Stay on top of your tasks, and your shopping list.

MyLifeOrganised (MLO)

Are you struggling to keep on top of your endless pile of to-do lists and tasks? Maybe give MyLifeOrganised a try. This app allows you to not only track your tasks, but also organise your goals. There's a feature which creates automated to-do lists, showing you what needs to take priority for the day.

Trello

Trello works on a board basis, where you create task cards for what needs to get done. With the columns of to-do, in progress and done, it's easy to track your tasks as they move around the board - giving you a sense of how your task management is going.

Todoist

Available on both bowsers as well as apps, Todoist is one of the best digital platforms to help organise your life. Todoist enables you to not only enter tasks, but also allows you to schedule happenings to see where your to-dos can fit into your day. Other functions include flagging items as a priority, adding notes to your tasks and giving tasks a due date.

Notes And Files

Google Drive

Google Drive offers you the capability to share and receive large files. Since it's interlinked with Google Docs, it's easy to create either a document, spreadsheet, presentation or a survey form. These are saved to your drive, which can also be shared. Although it's online, you can easily download files and documents onto your device and edit on the go.

Evernote

Evernote is a place to store all your notes either through texts, images or recordings. This provides you with a central hub where you can pin all your ideas, add to them and even share them with friends. In syncing your Evernote regularly, you'll instantly have access to your notes on your device of choice.

Pocket

When spending time online, you are bound to find an article of interest, a recipe or even a tutorial. Instead of having 30 tabs open on your browser, use Pocket to save all those interesting finds to access and read whenever.

MindNode

If you're more of a mind mapping person, MindNode is the app for you. Use it to map your thoughts to help you have clarity on what needs to get done and get organised!

Do you know of any other productivity apps not mentioned above? Let us know about them in the comments section below!

Remember that our “Top Picks” are not paid for and are compiled at the discretion of the journalist. We only write about what we love.

With over 159 million active users, including over 71 million Spotify Premium subscribers, Spotify offers a choice between an ongoing free ad-supported music service and a fully featured, ad-free subscription option. At R59 per month, it is a deal and a half. Spotify delivers music for every taste and mood. South African users have instant access to a wide range of local playlists expertly curated and regularly updated by our team of music experts, including Hip Hop Juice, Top Hits South Africa, House Nation, iGqom Le and SA Gold, alongside millions of Spotify and fan-built international playlists.

How To Use Spotify

Seeing as we're all new to the platform, take a moment to study this nifty Spotify cheat sheet which will get you well on your way to jamming out to the top tunes from around the world. A major feature of the Spotify service is its personalisation, which allows fans to find the music they already love with ease, and will also help them discover new music and artists to love, based on their taste and listening patterns. When a new user joins Spotify, we take them through a ‘Taste Onboarding’ process, which helps Spotify quickly learn more about your music tastes.

Globally, Spotify has changed the way artists connect with music fans. Musicians want their music heard and Spotify has succeeded in introducing artists to millions of people the world over.

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Calm

Are you new to the whole meditation game? Then Calm is just what you need. Starting out with a seven-day programme, you can customise the sounds, duration, and visuals to focus on while meditating. After the seven-day programme you can subscribe to and pay for a 21-day programme.

Compatibility: iPhone and Android.

Headspace

Learn the art of meditation with the Headspace app. This app starts you off on level one, which includes daily 10-minute sessions that help you get accustomed to meditating on a regular basis. You can also choose to focus on foundation, performance and/or health.

Compatibility: iPhone and Android.

Take a Break!

Take a Break! allows you to take some time out from the world, with or without music. The simple interface is straightforward and ideal for people looking for a stress reliever and no additional fancy features. You can even pick between a short break or a long break depending on your needs.

Compatibility: iPhone and Android.

Smiling Mind

Give your mind something to smile about with the Smiling Mind app. Created with the intention of increasing happiness and compassion in the world, this app makes meditation easy for all age groups. The interface is also user friendly so everyone from kids to grandparents can use it.

Compatibility: iPhone and Android.

Mindfulness App

Accommodating to beginners and all the way through to experts, the Mindfulness App incorporates all levels of meditation. Whenever you have a free moment to yourself, you can zone out of the world and zone into yourself and inner peace. You can also choose a guided meditation or a silent one.

Compatibility: iPhone and Android.

Stop, Breathe & Think

It's important to check in within yourself on a day to day basis. Use the Stop, Breath & Think app to check-in with your emotions and receive daily meditation and mindfulness recommendations. The app claims to decrease users anxiety levels by up to 46%, improve sleep and overall well-being, too.

Compatibility: iPhone and Android.

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Know other great meditation apps not mentioned above? Let us know below!

Do you love to party, eat out, pamper yourself and lead a lavish lifestyle? Of course, you do! (Who doesn’t?) But the problem is the exorbitant price tag that comes with it, right? Luckily, there’s an app to help you – enter The Entertainer.

The Entertainer has changed our lives. We used to spend thousands of rands every month on dining out, going out for drinks, spa treatments and fitness programmes but now we're saving on all these things (and much more) with the help of this super app.

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For just R495 a year*, you too can join The Entertainer revolution! So what does it include? Pretty much endless entertainment and excitement with hundreds of buy-one-get-one-free offers for the best restaurants, cafés, nightspots, dining, attractions, leisure activities, spas and much more in the city!

All you have to do is download the app to your smartphone and purchase the package – yes, it’s that simple. We’ve tried so many fabulous new spots we would’ve never visited before thanks to The Entertainer.

Can you say bargain? For all of the amazing Johannesburg and Pretoria specials and outlets listings, go here. Happy spoiling yourselves!

*Price correct at time of publishing.

 

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My Pregnancy & Baby Today

This app helps you know what changes to expect on a weekly and daily basis, coupled with standardised baby images so you know how small or big your baby is growing. The app also provides baby information in the form of videos and statistics, with bright readable icons and advise on how to take care of yourself through your special journey.

Compatibility: iOS and Android

Cost: Free

Pregnancy +

With a clear green-blue and white readable interface, this app might have expecting moms gazing at it for hours. It helps you keep track of your pregnancy and take notes about your doctor's visits. Coupled with generic baby images, pregnancy and baby information plus humour, this app is sure to make your experience a joy.

Compatibility: iOS and Android

Cost: Free with in-app purchases

Sprout Pregnancy

This app offers you daily and weekly information on your developing baby, a personalised pregnancy timeline, weight tracker, kick counter, contraction timer and more, all to help you through your pregnancy journey. For your peace of mind, all your personalised information will be safely stored on your iCloud account for iPhone/ iOS users.

Compatibility: iOS

Cost: Free with in-app purchases

What To Expect

Along with a personalised pregnancy tracker to keep you informed and up-to-date with all your bodily and baby's changes, this app also comes with a personalised emotional support tracker. This consists of tips, health news and current stories curated from real parents. The app also offers a community photo sharing platform, real-time advice and more!

Compatibility: iOS

Cost: Free

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SoundCloud

If you are tired of listening to mainstream and/or commercial music, give SoundCloud a try. Not only are some mainstream songs available for listening, but the platform is dominated by upcoming and underground artists/musicians. You also get a chance to listen to songs by not-so-well-known artists before they become a big hit!

Compatibility: Android and iOS.

Cost: Free.

Apple Music

With a vast library of over 30 million songs, Apple Music offers music streaming to subscribers. You have the option to create playlists and discover new songs under the 'For You' section that compiles recommendations from what you listen to. You can even stream featured content uploaded by artists and explore curated playlists at will!

Compatibility: Android and iOS.

Cost: R59.99 for one member | R89.99 for up to six members.

YouTube

Offering more than just music videos, this app gives you access to remixes, covers, full albums and classic recordings. You don't actually have to create a personalised playlist, you can search for artists, songs, videos or albums and the app will automatically generate a continuous streaming station for you, personalised through your preferences.

Compatibility: Android and iOS.

Cost: Free.

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Tidal

Offering the capability to stream high-fidelity music, Tidal has gained its spot as one of the top music streaming apps due to the incredible sound quality. Featuring a library with over 25 million songs, you can even watch over 75 000 ad-free videos. What's more, you also get curated lists, music identification and music-discovering tools.

Compatibility: Android and iOS.

Cost: R139.99.

Spotify

Thanks to its recognisable interface, Facebook integration and over 30 million songs, Spotify has also earned itself a spot in this list of top music streaming apps. Not only is it great online but you also get access to some music, which is available for offline listening. The app now has a browse function that allows you to find cool playlists!

Compatibility: Android, iOS and Windows Phone.

Cost: R139.99.

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Prime Music

Prime Music, which falls under the Amazon Prime umbrella, allows you to stream music you have bought from Amazon. You can also stream music stored on your phone or tablet. If you are a Prime subscriber, you get access to over a million songs and playlists, all ad-free. You can also download your favourite songs or albums and listen offline!

Compatibility: Android and iOS.

Cost: R139.99.

Google Play Music

With over 30 million songs, ad-free songs of different genres and artists to stream from, subscribers absolutely love Google Play Music. Allowing you to create your own radio station with all your favourite songs and artists, the app is definitely winning in the music-streaming department. The app also features a constantly-improving recommendations option based on your listening habits.

Compatibility: Android and iOS.

Cost: Free.

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TuneIn Radio

Giving you access to over 100 000 international radio stations, what more could you possibly ask for music streaming wise? You get access to everything from music and talk shows to sports, news radio and podcasts! Who needs a radio anyway when you have your smartphone or smart device? The best part is that you can even listen to local radio stations!

Compatibility: Android and iOS.

Cost: Free.

Microsoft Groove

Microsoft rebranded Xbox Music to Microsoft Groove with the release of Windows 10. With the app, you get access to over 30 million songs, ad-free, options for custom radio stations, offline listening and cross-device syncing. Not only that, you can also download MP3s onto your OneDrive folder for listening offline or off the grid!

Compatibility: Android, iOS and Windows Phone.

Cost: Free.

Rhapsody

Rhapsody recently refreshed its interface as one of the longest-running, online music streaming providers. The app allows you to create or listen to custom radio stations of your favourite artists. You can also access a number of live radio stations through the new Rhapsody unRadio for a certain fee per month. The app/service is compatible with smart devices, speakers and game consoles.

Compatibility: Android, iOS and Windows Phone.

Cost: R139.99.

Please note that costs may change over time.

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Tumblr

Tumblr is best suited for those that want to blog more visually inclined posts. If you are not so much a writer but perhaps a photographer and want to share your images, this is the best platform for you. Tumblr is also great for sourcing images, so even if you don't have your own images to share, you can repost other existing images that reflect your style and taste. Tumblr is popular among fashion bloggers and photographers, however anyone can join! The platform is not only limited to images; it is also great for sourcing and sharing quotes – a lot of poets also use Tumblr. Longer written posts are also available to post and repost on Tumblr.

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WordPress

WordPress works well with both text and images. Most bloggers like WordPress because of its versatility and options to personalise and even do a spot of coding. Of course, some of the personalisation will require an extra fee since the free elements can be limiting. However, this does not take away from the platform. Popular for mostly written posts, WordPress is great for those interested in writing articles, short stories and longer posts in general. The platform also makes it easy for people to follow your blog with a 'follow by email' option, so your readers don't have to sign up on WordPress to follow your blog if they just want to read.

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Blogger

Blogger also works well with both text and images. If you mostly want to write and post your images and aren't too concerned with personalising and/or coding, Blogger is best for you as it is not as versatile in that way. The template styles are set so unless you know coding really well, what you see is what you get. However, the template style options still give a range that is sure to appeal to most people. Blogger is also easy to use and link to your other Google apps as it is under the main Google umbrella. This platform also offers a 'follow by email' option if your readers do not have a Google account to follow your Google+ profile or blog itself. Blogger also allows you to share and keep track of your favourite blogs.

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Medium

Medium is best for readers and writers. Unlike most blogs and blog platforms, Medium thrives on different viewpoints rather than just views. On Medium the quality of the ideas presented is worth more than your credentials, which is great because not every writer or aspiring writer has a writing qualification but they still have valid viewpoints to write about and share. The interface of this platform also makes it easier for readers to read and the clean-look highlights helps to focus more on the context and words. Medium also helps you to connect to other readers and writers, thus creating a network of logophiles!

For more information, click here.

Bloglovin

Maybe you don't really care for doing the blogging of photographs/images/gifs or writing yourself, but just want to a platform to follow all your favourite blogs in one place? If that's the case then Bloglovin is definitely for you. Not only do you get to follow and keep track of your favourite blogs in one place but you can even share your own if you have one. Unfortunately, if your favourite blog is not added onto Blogloving by the blogger, it will not be available on the platform. However, most bloggers do have their blogs on the platform. In a newsfeed kind of format, you can also discover amazing blogs you may not have known about or seen anywhere else.

For more information, click here.

Note: All listed blog platforms are also available as Android and iOS apps so you can blog on-the-go!

By Cleopatra Shava

Typing Tournament V2

Catering to children from the age of five to adults, this app is fully featured for any level of typist and is designed to both build their typing skills and refine them. The app is set up in 16 medieval environments through which you have to type your way to collecting tokens.

The instructions are simple and easy to understand. Progression in each lesson comes with only four new keys, making it easy to keep up without experiencing any information overload. Animations are included to help with correct finger positioning and  and you can look forward to interesting motivational texts to boost your confidence along the way!

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Shakespeare In Bits 

Mindconnex Learning Ltd. created four apps under the Shakespeare In Bits umbrella. These four branch out to Hamlet, Romeo And Juliet, Macbeth and A Midsummer Night's Dream. The apps are specifically intended for personal use not classroom teaching unless the app is accessible to all students.

Intended for children 12 years and older, the apps feature the unabridged original text broken down into simple English with complete notes, summaries and analyses for each section. In-line translations, high resolution animations, character biographies and text highlight are just some of the exciting features included to make Shakespeare fun and easy to understand.

This Is My Body – Anatomy For Kids

This fun and interactive app was created by a team of medical doctors, educators and parents to teach children about human anatomy in an interesting and playful way. The app features the most important parts of the body presented in great design and amazing illustrations.

For the younger children, no reading is required as the app has strong visual elements that are recognisable to pre-readers. For the older children there is an option, 'little smarty pants', to read more about the specific segment. Text information is spoken in a child's voice, making the app user friendly for both younger and older children.

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iHomework

In this age of abundant information, it can be difficult for students to remember homework assignments among all the excitement of growing up. iHomework has an amazing clean interface that makes is easy to keep up-to-date with all the busyness of the year without the anxiety of forgetting anything.

The app has great features that help with organising and keeping users up-to-date with to do lists, homework assignments, teachers' instructions, grades and everything else needed during the school year. The app allows for family sharing and syncing to other devices and the calendar. A reminder feature is also included making the app even more reliable to stay on top or ahead of schedule!

WordPower Learn Swahili

Innovative Language Learning has about 66 apps dedicated to teaching a number of languages ranging from Swahili to German. The apps are the ultimate vocabulary builders as they teach the most commonly used words in a language to help you communicate and grasp the basic concepts of the language itself.

The app won't help you in as much as speaking the language as a first language speaker would, but rather in the basic communication of the language. So, for a fun activity to do over the weekend, during study breaks or purely for the fun and diversity of it, Learn Swahili can be great way for children and adults to bond in learning a new language together!

All mentioned applications are available for purchase on Apple iStore with a ranging compatibility from iPhones, iPads to Macs. App names may be named slightly differently for Android.

By Cleopatra Shava

Remember that our “Top Picks” are not paid for and are compiled at the discretion of the journalist. We only write about what we love.

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