Top 10 useful phone applications for students

  1. Grabtaxi
    • A great app for getting a taxi or grab car right on the spot, without having to make a call or wait in line.
  2. Relax Melodies
    • Can’t sleep? In 20 minutes, you sure will.
  3. SG Next Bus
    • To see how long your bus will take to get to your bus stop.
  4. MapMyRun
    • MapMyRun tracks your route while you’re out on a run around a neighbourhood for a light workout.
  5. JWorld Player
    • The best way to find all the songs you want to listen to without wifi or 3G, plus it’s free!
  6. Google Maps
    • Perfect for navigating your path when you don’t know the way to get to your destination.
  7. Shazam
    • Ever hear a song you like, but don’t know the title? Shazam’s got you covered.
  8. Quizlet
    • On the go studying of vocabulary terms and definitions.
  9. Google Translate
    • Struggling to read or understand another language? Take a photo of the text, type it, write it, and speak it. Google translate has you covered.
  10. Converter Plus
    • Do you ever want to convert currencies, kilograms to pounds, Celcius to Fahrenheit? Converter Plus if perfect for that.


Author: Christen Yu

Christen Yu is a senior and one of the co-editors for the eye this year. She has been a student at Singapore American School for fourteen years, and despite having been born in Southern California, she considers Singapore her home. A few of her favorite things include wasting time and money on Bachelor, Bachelorette, Bachelor in Paradise episodes, and overusing the snapchat dog filter. She finds happiness in drinking bubble tea, and making friends laugh. She can be contacted at

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