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but is it art? September 28, 2016 posted by

Magic Video – use your phone to make the A-Ha cover of your dreams

You may not be a YouTube star but chances are, you’ve messed around with your phone’s video camera once or twice. Even if you’re not going to turn into a great director, you can still have some fun making short movies. Magic Video is the new video editing app that adds effects to your phone’s captured movies.


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Magic Video – use your phone to make the A-Ha cover of your dreams
Cool Web Apps & Sites September 20, 2016 posted by

Kahn Academy – do your practice questions anywhere

We talked about the Kahn Academy app before. The website has been around for ages and is one of the most recommended free learning resources on the web. They have a variety of lesson subjects available but they are best known for their in-depth math and programming courses. Now you can work through practice questions right from the app, a real step in making this resource truly mobile.


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Kahn Academy – do your practice questions anywhere
Cool Web Apps & Sites September 9, 2016 posted by

eBook Search – don’t waste time searching for books when you could be reading

There are a lot of free books out there, ready for the reading. If you’re an avid reader, free books can really save your wallet but searching them out can be a hassle. eBook Search is the app that compiles free books from around the web into one place so you can spend less time searching and more time reading.


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eBook Search – don’t waste time searching for books when you could be reading
Free Software September 1, 2016 posted by

Storm It – free app that lets you say everything you have to say on Twitter

Twitter is one of the most popular platforms for sharing random missives and information. The mini announcement platform is popular among all types of people from all walks of life. The only downfall is that you can’t always get your point across in 140 characters or less. If you need to say more, check out Storm It, the app that handles your tweetstorm for you.


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Storm It – free app that lets you say everything you have to say on Twitter
Free Software August 31, 2016 posted by

Clipper – the organization app for clip board

Most people primarily access the internet from mobile devices today. It makes sense, you can explore the vastness of the web (or just your FB timeline) from just about anywhere in the world. This doesn’t always make saving things for later the easiest thing. If you find yourself having to constantly share the same links, check out Clipper, the app that will help you organize and keep them together.


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Clipper – the organization app for clip board
Awesome August 17, 2016 posted by

TippyTalk – this innovative app uses pictures to give people a voice

There are many disabilities that cause people to have some issues with communicating verbally. Autism can be one of these but also traumatic head injuries, stroke, and other disabilities can sometimes keep people from being able to speak with the people who care for them. TippyTalk is an app that wants to help people communicate.


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TippyTalk – this innovative app uses pictures to give people a voice
Free Software August 15, 2016 posted by

Too Good To Go – get some delish food on the cheap with this app

Ever wonders what happens to all the food restaurants prepare that doesn’t get eaten at the end of the day? They’re probably not throwing it in the icebox to reheat for the tomorrow’s round of customers. It goes in the trash. Too Good To Go is the app that wants to keep the food out of the bin and put it in your belly.


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Too Good To Go – get some delish food on the cheap with this app
Free Software August 11, 2016 posted by

MeituPic – try this app for cuter selfies

We love our photo manipulation apps on our phone if Snapchat is any indication. Most people have at least one app that lets them mess with pictures, even if they’re not really into photography. If you like self-editing your selfies or just want to try something cute and different, check out MeituPic, the photo editor with a focus on beauty.


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Free Software July 26, 2016 posted by

Slice – get a handle on your online shopping profile

Online shopping is becoming more and more convenient. Better prices, hours that fit your schedule, and the ability to have commonly used products set on auto really make it a more convenient option for a lot of people. Slice is the app that helps you keep track of all the things you buy online in one easy place.


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Slice – get a handle on your online shopping profile

Category Archive

Files Over Miles - browser to browser…

Mon 15 Jun 2009

Files Over Miles – browser to browser file sharing
Files Over Miles seems to be the easiest file sharing site ever. Choose the file to share and upload it. […]

Lazarus - freeware restores lost form data…

Thu 24 Nov 2011

There's nothing worse – no really – than spending an age filling out one of these huge online forms only […]

Skype video calls use around 3.4MB per…

Fri 31 Dec 2010

Skype video calls use around 3.4MB per minute over 3G
We've kept you informed about Skype's video calling on the iPhone this week, and there's still more to know. Yes, […]

Web speed.…

Tue 01 Mar 2005

SiteSpeed. SiteSpeed is a PHP script for your website. It will measure the speed of your website and […]

Pressure Net - let your phone improve…

Mon 18 Feb 2013

Pressure Net – let your phone improve the world’s weather forecasts [Freeware]
Nowadays many of the latest smartphones come with an interesting new feature that few people know about. Embedded inside the […]

Maxthon for Android is the smartphone browser…

Thu 29 Mar 2012

I recently spent time gushing over the new Maxthon 3 desktop web browser in our Firefox alternatives post earlier this […]

PicPick Image Editor - cool freeware image…

Mon 05 Apr 2010

The cool new PicPick Image Editor freeware combines a basic image tweaker with a sophisticated screen capture utility, a color […]

Hovr - yet more free games for…

Wed 05 Dec 2007

Hovr is a new service which offers free games for you to play on your mobile phone. And guess what? […]

iPhone 5 Screen turns your Android phone…

Mon 07 Jan 2013

iPhone 5 Screen turns your Android phone into an Apple one [Freeware]
We're not sure why you'd want to do this, but apparently there are folk out there who wish to transform […]

Greasemap.…

Mon 15 Aug 2005

Greasemap is a cool little freeware tool that automatically embeds a Google map at the top of the screen when […]

Send To Toys makes file handling on…

Thu 24 May 2012

We first mentioned Send To Toys four years ago, and since then they've updated the software to make it even […]

Freemake Free YouTube to MP3 Boom -…

Tue 04 Mar 2014

Freemake Free YouTube to MP3 Boom – instant fast conversion of YouTube to MP3 audio tracks [Freeware]
Regular readers will know we really like Freemake, primarily because they produce excellent free software without any of the nasty […]

PeerBlock - Safer P2P…

Tue 17 Nov 2009

PeerBlock is a little piece of software that you run in parallel with your torrent software that stops it connecting […]

QuickForget allows you to send anonymous self-destructing…

Tue 26 Jul 2011

QuickForget allows you to send anonymous self-destructing messages
When I was a kid, I loved to watch Inspector Gadget. He had some pretty cool stuff built right into […]

Hack Siri to control your thermostat via…

Fri 02 Dec 2011

Hack Siri to control your thermostat via voice
If you upgraded to an iPhone 4S from a 4, it's very likely that you did so for one reason: […]

British TV - freeware gives the world…

Fri 27 Nov 2009

British TV is a small freeware utility which, when combined with the most excellent VLC media player freeware, lets anyone […]