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Free Software February 23, 2017 posted by

ZEDGE – the app that reminds us how good wallpaper apps were

Remember the world of early smartphones and how we used to clamor to make our phones unique and scream “ME!!”. Our own wallpapers and custom ringtones were all the rage and now we’re just, well we’re boring. Reclaim some of that early excitement with ZEDGE, the wallpaper and ringtone app for Android.


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ZEDGE – the app that reminds us how good wallpaper apps were
Free Software February 20, 2017 posted by

Data Selfie – see how your show Facebook your personality

We all know that everything we’re doing on the internet is tracked but did you realize that even your Facebook data is affecting your online footprint? You may have everything locked down on your profile but you’re still being tracked. Check out Data Selfie, the Chrome extension that tracks your Facebook activity.


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Data Selfie – see how your show Facebook your personality
Free Software February 13, 2017 posted by

XooLoo – this trio of apps will teach your kids good digital time management

Too much Facebook time, not enough face time in your life? Feel like you need a little help getting over your need to check social media and e-mail every few minutes? Or just worried about your children’s reliance on the digital world? You might need XooLoo’s family of apps to help you get digial time under control.


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XooLoo – this trio of apps will teach your kids good digital time management
Free Software February 3, 2017 posted by

Facebook Demetricator – take all the numbers off your Facebook

We’re all spending a lot of time on Facebook which can be very stressful. If you don’t want to log off completely for whatever reasons, there are a variety of extensions to help you lower some of the anxiety attached to using the platform. Facebook Demetricator removes the numbers game in hopes to lower your stress around checking social media.


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Facebook Demetricator – take all the numbers off your Facebook
Free Software January 25, 2017 posted by

Fake Caller ID – get out of weird situations fast

Have you ever been in a social situation that you really wanted to escape from? The easiest way out is to fake a call. “Sorry! This is important, lets catch up later!” is the common exit strategy from awkward situations. Now you can take your fake call to the next level with Fake Caller ID, the app that gives you a convincing fake call.


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Cool Web Apps & Sites January 23, 2017 posted by

Sickweather – avoid outbreaks with this app

It’s cold outside which means that there are an insane amount of germs just waiting to take you and your family out. Colds, the flu, and weird stomach issues are all over the place and they want to lay you low. Handwashing helps fight them but you can do better. Sickweather is the app that maps illness so you can avoid where it’s spreading.


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Cool Web Apps & Sites January 19, 2017 posted by

Forest – grow trees and break your smartphone habit

Putting our phones down can be hard. They’re little boxes of distraction filled with all of our favorite ways to procrastinate and they can come with us just about anywhere. If you have hard time putting your mobile device down, check out Forest, the app and web extension that lets you grow trees in your off time.


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