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Cool Web Apps & Sites June 27, 2016 posted by

Spoiled – how to become the most hated person in your office with one click

So, Game of Thrones ended for the season last night and by now, your newsfeeds are probably full of reaction posts and speculation about what is going to happen next season but you can bookmark this site for next year. Spoiled is the website that will ruin Game of Thrones for your enemies.


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Spoiled – how to become the most hated person in your office with one click
Cool Web Apps & Sites June 23, 2016 posted by

What3Words – a new way to look at location

Addresses are hard to remember, no, really! The strings of numbers and words make them difficult for our memories to hold but you have to know where things are so what can you do? Well, What3Words is a site that takes a different approach to location. Instead of numbers and streets, it assigned areas three-word names.


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What3Words – a new way to look at location
Cool Web Apps & Sites June 21, 2016 posted by

Atlas of Artificial Night Sky Brightness – when was the last time you saw the stars?

Our world has changed drastically since the invention of the electric light. Since its introduction into modern life, it’s just gotten brighter and brighter to the point that most people don’t even experience true darkness anymore. The Atlas of Artificial Night Sky Brightness shows you exactly how many people have lost darkness in their lives.


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Atlas of Artificial Night Sky Brightness – when was the last time you saw the stars?
Cool Web Apps & Sites June 17, 2016 posted by

Interviewing.io – Chatroullete for technical job hunters

Tech is a booming field and if you want to work in it, you’ll have to do a few interviews. If you’re just starting and wondering what a real technical interview is like or if you have been in the field for a while and just want to make sure your interviewing skills are still sharp, check out Interviewing.io, the double-blind interviewing platform.


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Interviewing.io – Chatroullete for technical job hunters
Cool Web Apps & Sites June 10, 2016 posted by

Artkive – save your kid’s artwork, clutter free

It’s June and by now you’re probably done with school for the year. Yay! But with the end of the school year comes a tidal wave of projects, art, and precious examples of how well your child is doing in school. If you can’t bring yourself to trash it all, check out Artkive, the service that lets you save all your child’s work, digitally.


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Artkive – save your kid’s artwork, clutter free
Cool Web Apps & Sites June 8, 2016 posted by

The True Size Of – maps lie, see how big countries really are

So, we’ve all seen the memes, you know the ones that state that all of Europe can fit inside of the United States or that China can eat everyone for breakfast like a dragon devouring damsels. You’ve also probably seen the responses refuting the sizes of things. The True Size Of is the website that wants to show how big countries are, really.


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The True Size Of – maps lie, see how big countries really are
Cool Web Apps & Sites June 2, 2016 posted by

Enrich your life with these free classes

The internet is a great place to learn many things and there was a time when places offered full courses for free but it seems that now, you have to pay for everything. Don’t despair though, there are still some places on the internet where you can get your personal enrichment on for no money down. Here’s a list of three of them.


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Enrich your life with these free classes
Cool Web Apps & Sites May 30, 2016 posted by

Internet Health Test – is your ISP on the up and up?

We all use the internet. You’re using it right now to read this (thanks for reading!) and it’s a fair bet that nothing annoys you more than when your internet drops to those 1990 speeds. Sometimes it’s just a bad signal but maybe it’s not? Maybe your ISP is up to some funny business. Check out the Internet Health Test to make sure you’re getting all the speed you’ve paid for.


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Internet Health Test – is your ISP on the up and up?
Cool Web Apps & Sites May 27, 2016 posted by

Quickstitch – online tailoring services, clothing repair without the trip to the seamstress

Knowing how to properly tailor and mend your own clothing will save you money in the long run. It’s a life skill. If you’re terrible with a needle and thread, then don’t worry, there’s help for you and you don’t have to actually interact with anyone face to face for it. Quickstitch is the website focused on clothing alterations and repairs.


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Quickstitch – online tailoring services, clothing repair without the trip to the seamstress
Cool Web Apps & Sites May 24, 2016 posted by

Nextdoor – meet your neighbors without actually meeting your neighbors

If you live around other people, either urban or suburban, chances are, you live in a neighborhood and there are small things that happen hyper-locally that aren’t reflected in your daily social media newsfeeds. If you don’t want to add all your neighbors to your Facebook but you do want to stay abreast of the local going-ons, check out Nextdoor, the social network for your neighborhood.


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Nextdoor – meet your neighbors without actually meeting your neighbors
Cool Web Apps & Sites May 17, 2016 posted by

Fakespot – make sure those five stars weren’t just paid for before you pay for the product

So just about everything can be purchased online today but we don’t like to shop blindly. Because we can’t touch and feel what we’re purchasing online, we rely on reviews from people who have already tried the product to let us know what it’s like but not every review can be trusted, especially on Amazon. Fakespot is the web app that lets you know if those 5 stars are actually legit.


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Fakespot – make sure those five stars weren’t just paid for before you pay for the product
Cool Web Apps & Sites May 16, 2016 posted by

SpotiFlix – create and share your sick YouTube playlist with just a simple music pick

Have you ever just looked up a song on YouTube and then let the player just auto-play videos for a few hours? We’ve all done it. Finding music (or just videos in general to be honest) is one of the best things about the platform. If you like a good YouTube playlist, SpotiFlix will help you build them.


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SpotiFlix – create and share your sick YouTube playlist with just a simple music pick