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FaceApp - despite the controversy there's a reason it is popular!

FaceApp is high in the ranks of then Google Play store at the moment, and despite the controversies of white-washing, there's a reason. In short, it's really fun, simple to use and an all round well-designed app that has some great filters and effects.
The purpose of the app is simple - simply load it up, take a photo, play with a few dials and then before you know it there's your desired outcome - whether it be a new gender, a younger self, an older self - etc. You name it - FaceApp can do it.
Check it out today, it's one of those apps well worth downloading and spending a few minutes with!

Habitfier

Today's app of the day is Habitfier.

Do you find that you cannot stick to a routine or maintain New Year resolutions? This is an app designed to give consistency and helps you keep track of the habits you want to keep -  like 50 pushups a day or two 30 minute sessions of reading a week. Habitifier follow the assumption that allowing yourself flexibility to go further and build a surplus for future weeks gives more motivation. This allows users to relax when they need to, and to actually get more work done when it is necessary!

Check it out and see what you think - see if you can get your habits under control! Why not install Habitifier and use it to keep track of your new years resolutions and actually make them stick!

Habitifier - all in all, an excellent android app. Works great on both phones and tablets.


In the words of the developer:

Cannot stick to a routine or maintain New Year resolutions? This is a productivity app specifically designed to help with consistency, exploiting a tad of psychology.

This app asks you to translate a habit, say studying a foreign language for 20 minutes three time every week, into numbers to keep track of. That habit will be simply written as 3 sets of 20 reps per week. Or something without repetitions, like donate to a homeless person about once a day, will become 1 set of 1 rep per day. Then, after any work is done, you update with sets as well as additional reps completed. A running label shows you how many sets and reps you are ahead of your plan. Simple!

Many apps include things like to-do lists and reminders. However, there would be no consequence for doing or not doing the tasks in such apps. This app follows the assumption that it is inherently motivating to see oneself progress. The feature of this app is an easy way to keep track, giving oneself motivation to go more than necessary as well avoid losing ground. Use the urge to relax to actually get more work done!

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