Five things that you can do on your smartphone to help you pass the time


Time goes slowly when you are waiting for something to happen. Which is why you need something to help you pass the time when you are bored. Your smartphone has plenty of ways to keep you interested, so here are some ways to help you get by when time is just passing that little bit too slowly.

#1 Browse your social media to detach from the world around you

Browsing social media is generally the go-to time-waster of the twenty-first century. It is essentially junk food for your eyes. This means it can help you pass the time enjoyably, without needing to think too hard about the content you are consuming like you would have to for a news article or a book. It is an excellent way to spend your ‘waiting’ time and help you detach from reality and focus on what is directly in front of you.

#2 Play in an online casino for something a little more exciting

If you are after a bit more excitement while you are waiting for time to pass, you can always check out an online casino, such, to help you kill the hours you are waiting for a new parcel to arrive or waiting to pick up the kids from school. This can be good fun and a fast way to get your adrenaline going. Doing it on a smartphone means that you can pick it up and put it down whenever you want, so you are always in control.

#3 Take up photography to be more creative

Taking up photography can be a peaceful and fun way to spend your free hours, as well as helping you delve into your more creative side. Not only this, but you are creating memories and things you can come back to at a later date to edit and post on your social media. You can create an online following through photography, and it can be a very sociable pastime if that is what you prefer. Every smartphone has a camera installed, so this is an easy hobby to take up.

#4 Surf the web to learn more about your interests

If you enjoy learning things such as history and politics, then reading the occasional online novel or informative article might be a better way to spend your time. Smartphones are great for reading, and you can also put on an automated voice to read it for you. Sure, it is no audiobookbut you can learn while multitasking, which is a great thing about cell phones.

#5 Learn a new language to boost your knowledge

There are many apps out there that can help you learn a new language. This can help you with your communication skills and your knowledge of other cultures. It also looks great on your resume and can make you more employable. It can also help you teach others and have more conversation, and it can be picked up and put down whenever you feel like it and can be an excellent way to pass the time.


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