Need a positive Mood Change?
Are you in a sad or bad mood and need an uplift? Something happy, comforting, delightful? This is where Happiness comes in. This app will change your mood within a few seconds.
The basic principle is one, which has been tested and verified in countless scientific studies*: If we see a smile, if we hear laughter, and if we experience a comforting and relaxing situation, then this will lead to extended happiness and joy.
- Random mode with unique laughter
- Manual mode which allows to adjust laughter
- Selecting between several different scenes
- Delay option by means of delaying the emitting of laughter, for example to play a pun on friends
- Many different forms of laughter for your pleasure
- Several comforting background sceneries
- A relaxing ambient sound
- Continuous Play while the iPod / iPod remains in your pocket
So, Happiness is a great little tool for all these moments in life, which could improve through a more positive mood.
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