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Apps to Help Pass the Time

March 20, 2018


We all feel it and we all run from it, attempting to bury it in a screen or even nap it away, but in the end succumbing to its power. Its boredom. Being a truck driver, you’ll face spouts of boredom from time to time and all though solving boredom issues while driving on the road is a little harder, there are ways to stay entertained at least while not in motion. The first place we turn to when we get bored is our phone. Whether you’re pulled over for a rest at a truck stop or waiting for your next load to be hooked up, standing around and doing nothing while you wait doesn’t come so easy to all of us. Luckily there are plenty of apps on our beloved smart phones to keep us entertained. Aside from social media apps, there are game apps, language learning apps, and even DIY apps to help spark creativity and help pass time quickly. We’ll show you some free apps you can download today and enjoy during your down time.


Aside from social media apps, the first ones that come to mind are game apps. Some obvious contenders don’t need introductions such as solitaire, and the infamous candy crush, but others could use some explanation. One app worth mentioning, all though it may not be for everyone, is Design Home. This is a design app, but you don’t need a degree in interior design to be able to operate it. It allows you to design dream living rooms, bedrooms, and patios. You have a whole catalog of furniture available which are all from real designers. The app helps you by selecting specific areas wh