SPACE: Break phone addiction, stay focused is an application categorized under “Productivity” in the Google play store. This application is developed by Mobifolio and has content applicable to individuals aged 3+. It is compatible with android version 4.1 and above and was recently updated on April 19, 2021. The current version of the app is 20.1 and the size of the application is 16Mb. It is available in Google Play and has in-app purchases that start form ₹200.00 – ₹950.00 per item that further enhance the user experience. This application has more than 1,000,000 installs and has been reviewed by more than 28,000 users giving it a 4.2 rating in the Google play store.
Smartphones is something that has penetrated to the very core of our lives. People of all cast, creed and jobs ranging from chairpersons of top companies to a vegetable seller use mobile phones. This widespread penetration of smartphones comes with its own set of drawbacks people are now heavily dependent on these devices and cannot function properly if they don’t have one at hand, it has come to a point that people have to stare at their phones even whole driving which is extremely dangerous to say the least. With the rise in penetration of smartphones, the features in these devices have also skyrocketed. Users can now do almost everything on their smartphones. Nowadays an average smartphone user keeps most of his/her personal and professional information in their smartphones.
We have become completely dependent out our smartphones for work also. Many things that are related to our professional lives can be managed and done through smartphones nowadays. You can create PowerPoint presentation, write articles, share news, send emails and do a lot of other things as well. All these functions together with the social media apps that plague the internet have led to widespread addiction. People are simple becoming unhealthier as they are spending more and more time on their mobile phones. One amazing app that allows you to deal with your addiction is SPACE.
SPACE is an app that allows users to closely track and monitor your phone usage; this app allows you to understand where you are lacking by showing you in-depth stats on how and where you are spending your time. With this app users can
• Understand their current mobile usage habits;
• Understand what ‘type’ of phone user you are – be it boredom battler, social sticky-mitt, rabbit hole wanderer or a busy bee;
• Set goals to track phone usage/screen time and unlocks, track progress against these goals over time; including usage by the app;
• Use tools, such as excluding apps, notification blocking and screen dimming to curb your phone usage
• Receive interruptions to keep you on track;
• Share your progress with friends, families, and colleagues, building new habits together (pro)
• Benchmark performance against other SPACE users (pro)
• Unlock top tips to achieve digital balance and control phone addiction
• This productivity app helps you to unplug when you need to focus.
Overall this great little app can come across as an eye opener.