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Bookmark This! April 25, 2014 posted by

Sidekick – stripping away the dreams of Kickstarter, one failing minute at a time

For those of you with a passion for people watching there are few more poignant examples of the human condition than seeing dreams and aspirations come and go. And nowhere can you find that in more stark relief at the moment, than on the pages of Kickstarter, the online crowdfunding service.


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Sidekick – stripping away the dreams of Kickstarter, one failing minute at a time
Awesome April 16, 2014 posted by

Videvo – free stock video footage and motion graphics [Freeware]

If you’re one of those folks who’ve been bitten by the video bug, you’ll know all about the joys and frustrations of getting your work done. Apart from having to learn all the ropes, it’s also tricky putting together professional looking productions without having the money to spend on the nice little extras. One extra which is particularly valuable is the use of B-roll, or stock footage, which can really add something to your video.


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Videvo – free stock video footage and motion graphics [Freeware]
Bookmark This! April 15, 2014 posted by

Cosmopolit Home – skip vacation hotels, just nightswap instead

As if life for the vacation business wasn’t tough enough, what with services like airBNB and Couchsurfing, there’s a new kid on the block which wants to make things tougher for the hotels. Cosmopolit Home is a crowdsourced service which lets you swap vacation nights in your own home, for nights around the world. All you need is the airfare to get there.


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Cosmopolit Home – skip vacation hotels, just nightswap instead
Bookmark This! April 14, 2014 posted by

Safecracking For Everyone – learn how to crack a safe in hours…or maybe days…?

So you’re perhaps looking for a little sideline, to help grab a little extra petty cash? Maybe something you can do late at night, to let you keep your day job? Well why not splash out, avoid those nasty taxi cab jobs and learn a new trade which could really give you some financial freedom?


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Safecracking For Everyone – learn how to crack a safe in hours…or maybe days…?
Bookmark This! April 10, 2014 posted by

The Heartbleed Security Fiasco – 4 Steps Every User Can Take Now To Salvage Some Security

In case you missed it, there’s been a massive flaw found in one of the most widely used technologies on the Web, called OpenSSL. The problem is that this encryption, which is supposed to protect our passwords and private details when we log in to website services like stores and banks, had a gaping hole in it, through which a villainous crew could have driven a 10 tonne truck and accompanying convoy in the right circumstances.


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The Heartbleed Security Fiasco – 4 Steps Every User Can Take Now To Salvage Some Security
Bookmark This! April 9, 2014 posted by

Peek – get a random user video review of your website done for free

One of the hard things about running your own website is getting any really objective feedback as to whether the design works as it should. Sure you can ask your mom, but chances are she won’t want to hurt your feelings if it’s really bad, and probably won’t be interested in giving you an in-depth overview anyway. But now there’s a free option available which works pretty well.


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Peek – get a random user video review of your website done for free
Bookmark This! April 8, 2014 posted by

Webtrate – fed up with wasting time on the web? This will definitely cure the problem

The web’s great, but boy does it suck up time. How many times have you started your day with great intentions only to turn round and find that you’ve spent the whole morning watching videos of hula cats? Yeah we know how it goes. There are tools to help, but in general they’re too easy to switch off. Until now.


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Webtrate – fed up with wasting time on the web? This will definitely cure the problem
Bookmark This! April 4, 2014 posted by

Google Opinion Rewards – answer surveys on your phone, earn Google Play credits

Hey, we’ve just found one more reason why you should bury your head in your smartphone screen during your ‘downtime’ moments. That’s right, instead of scrolling endlessly through vapid Facebook updates, you can actually use those minutes to earn hard cash type credits, to spend on fun stuff.


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Google Opinion Rewards – answer surveys on your phone, earn Google Play credits
Bookmark This! March 17, 2014 posted by

Freerice – help feed the hungry by playing games and learning stuff

Perceptive readers will notice that we have been running a water charity ad in our main header for a while now, which harks back to our original site when we had a permanent charity ad in prime position to help feed the hungry. So it’s nice to report on a new initiative to help the world’s hungry.


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Freerice – help feed the hungry by playing games and learning stuff
Awesome March 12, 2014 posted by

Our Tribute to 25 Years of The World Wide Web – 7 Sites Which Show Just How Amazing The Web Really Is

Twenty five years ago this month, Tim Berners-Lee, a computer scientist at CERN in Europe came up with a new way of storing and retrieving information using the then fledgling Internet network of computers. His idea of a ‘worldwideweb‘ [sic] took off slowly, but by the end of 1990 the first web site was up and running. Today there are estimated to be around 2.5 billion users of the system, with 1 billion of those based in Asia alone. One…


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Our Tribute to 25 Years of The World Wide Web – 7 Sites Which Show Just How Amazing The Web Really Is
Awesome February 17, 2014 posted by

Isabel Symptom Checker – superb free instant medical diagnosis tool as used by professionals [Freeware]

One of the things the web has delivered to the world most effectively is a frightening degree of information about our health. Everywhere you look there are places where you can find out exactly how sick you are, in excruciating detail. Now there’s an even better way to learn, and it’s available on the web and in free app versions.


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Isabel Symptom Checker – superb free instant medical diagnosis tool as used by professionals [Freeware]