Get Smarter | 10 Apps to Stream + Scroll with Purpose

Stream with Purpose

Working from home, constant handwashing, and keeping a six-foot radius—social distancing can leave you feeling a little stir-crazy. Luckily, there are ways to stay connected with others and stream and scroll with purpose, even when you’re stuck at home.

Instead of mindlessly scrolling through social media or binging TV in your down time, help your brain keep pace with your body and social life with some of our favorite productivity apps and smart streaming services.

Adobe Illustrator Draw

Adobe Illustrator Draw

This digital drawing tool is part of Adobe’s Creative Suite. Illustrator Draw is simple to pick up and supports the latest drawing hardware—it really shines on an iPad.

Download for iOS | Download for Android


Audible App

Audible

Audible is a popular audiobook and spoken stories app. You can choose from thousands of books to download for offline listening. Stream from a number of devices, including Alexa smart speakers.

Download for iOS | Download for Android


Brilliant App

Brilliant

Brilliant makes learning math and science fun with a variety of cognitive courses, games, and weekly challenges. It’s built to suit every level of mathematician, from kids to professionals.

Download for iOS | Download for Android


Justin Guitar Beginner Lessons

Justin Guitar Beginner Lessons

There are two kinds of people: those who dream of someday being a rockstar, and those who make it happen. Start your journey with Justin’s step-by-step guitar lessons for beginners.

Download for iOS | Download for Android


CuriosityStream®†

CuriosityStream®†

CuriosityStream is home to thousands of award-winning documentaries and exclusive originals centered around science, nature, technology, and beyond.

Download for iOS | Download for Android


DuoLingo

DuoLingo

Everyone knows someone learning a language through DuoLingo. Pick from over 30 languages and spend 10 minutes a day expanding your international vocabulary.

Download for iOS | Download for Android


Medium App

Medium

As writers, we’re a little biased toward Medium, the digital publishing app and website for readers and writers. Easily create your own beautiful articles, or follow interesting topics and writers.

Download for iOS | Download for Android


Quizlet App

Quizlet

Quizlet is the modern-day flashcard—literally. Build your own flashcards or download sets created by other users. There are multiple ways to learn within the app and endless topics to study.

Download for iOS | Download for Android


TED App

TED

Chances are you have a favorite “TED Talk,” remarkable presentations by inspiring individuals across all walks of life. Watch, download, and discover new TED Talks with the official app.

Download for iOS | Download for Android


Todoist App

Todoist

Set reminders, plan your day, take notes, and collaborate with others. The secret sauce of Todoist is cross-compatibility—the app is available everywhere, even as a Chrome extension.

Download for iOS | Download for Android


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