Quicken your brain with Elevate
by Randy Gingeleski
2 minutes to read
Introducing a sleek app I use for regular brain training. Become smart like me. 🤯
In October 2016 I saw The Accountant movie with a friend. Driving home, all I could think about was Ben Affleck doing crazy mental math.
It was like a superpower. My mental math skills were decent but not on his level.
Now, the movie is fictional. The concept remains. I thought back to ads for Lumosity brain training.
A movie motivated me to train my brain.
Before pulling the trigger on Lumosity, a Google search brought up Elevate brain training too. Unlike Lumosity it’s mobile-only software. It even won App of the Year from Apple in 2014.
After downloading I got hooked. The app is beautifully designed. The games feel like a real brain workout. The tracking and achievement systems are great.
I played Elevate for two hours that night after The Accountant.
Since then I’ve been a regular user - over a year and a half. There are both free and paid versions. I pay $8/month for Elevate Pro because it provides at least that much value.
The training definitely impacts real life. I race to subtract or divide in my head when faced with those situations. I compulsively eliminate unnecessary words from sentences. The Subtraction, Division, and Brevity games are behind this.
After recommending the app to my sister, she’s become a regular user too. Ashley’s even better about it than me with like a 40+ day streak. She only uses the free version but has the same positive feedback.
There’s no Elevate affiliate program that I know of. When I recommend you check out Elevate, it’s honest. The app gets almost daily use from me. My sister is better at streaks like I said.
Up your mental game. See if you can unseat my (presumed) global high scores in Brevity and Equivalence.
Happy training 💪