Posts by Category: Cool Web Apps & Sites

Cool web services and sites we really like.

Cool Web Apps & Sites March 2, 2015 posted by

AstroViewer – impress your friends by tracking the International Space Station location right now

It’s pretty hard trying to keep tabs on an object that’s traveling at around 17,000 mph, 260 miles above the earth, but this cool Astro Viewer site lets you track the International Space Station perfectly at any time. In fact you can literally watch the ISS position change real time in front of your very eyes. Uber cool.


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AstroViewer – impress your friends by tracking the International Space Station location right now
Cool Web Apps & Sites February 26, 2015 posted by

Lopeca – hire a local guide and their camera phone for a remote vacation

One of the things we really take for granted is the fact that we are now connected over global distances with something we carry around with us all the time. No, not our car keys, we’re talking about the phone of course. What we haven’t done yet is explore exactly what that means to our lives, which is why this new online service is actually rather interesting.


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Lopeca – hire a local guide and their camera phone for a remote vacation
Cool Web Apps & Sites February 24, 2015 posted by

MyTime – schedule your appointments at a time that works for you [FREEWARE]

We’re all busy. Making appointments to be busy later is one of the most time consuming things. You have to take time out of your day to contact the business, wait on hold, go through the negation of availability and then scribble down the date. MyTime is an app that takes all that hassle out of scheduling an appointment for you.


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MyTime – schedule your appointments at a time that works for you [FREEWARE]
Cool Web Apps & Sites February 18, 2015 posted by

Top 10 sharing economy sites – top tips for saving money, one friend at a time

Let’s face it, the cost of living isn’t going to go down any time soon – in fact it seems to be getting higher by the day, so what can you do when you want to make your pay stretch that little bit further? Meet the sharing economy, a wonderful place filled with sites that let people share what they have. This could be giving someone a lift in your car, helping them out with a place to stay, or…


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Top 10 sharing economy sites – top tips for saving money, one friend at a time
Cool Web Apps & Sites February 9, 2015 posted by

Moreflicks – what movies and TV shows are on the streaming services right now?

How many times have you sat down to watch something, and realized you had absolutely no idea what was showing on any particular channel or service? Or whether something you wanted to watch was available at all? Well worry no longer. Now you can use the Internet to help you keep track of worthwhile stuff, even if you’re watching across a wide variety of services.


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Moreflicks – what movies and TV shows are on the streaming services right now?
Cool Web Apps & Sites February 6, 2015 posted by

What Should I Read Next – the website that crowdsources your next book [FREEWARE]

Welcome to the winter of our discontent. It’s cold outside, you don’t want to go out there. You should read a book. Books are great. Picking what to read can be hard though. The website What Should I Read Next helps you find what you should read next.


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What Should I Read Next – the website that crowdsources your next book  [FREEWARE]
cool tech February 5, 2015 posted by

Liftshare – could this new app revolutionize the daily commute and destroy Uber? [Freeware]

With little fanfare a new app has just been released in the UK which could signal a profound change in the way many of us travel each day, pointing to a new paradigm for daily commuting. The new Liftshare app (Android, with iPhone to follow shortly) works by linking together those who need a ride with those who are offering a seat in their car. It’s not a new idea, but what’s different with Liftshare is the fact that there…


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Liftshare – could this new app revolutionize the daily commute and destroy Uber? [Freeware]
Cool Web Apps & Sites February 2, 2015 posted by

Poetweet – use your twitter to cheat on your English homework [FREEWARE]

Data mining can create such beautiful art. Which is good since nothing is ever really gone from the internet, there is a lot of data to remake as art. One of these things is poetry and even if you don’t know a sonnet from a limerick, you too can make your own. The site Poetweet turns your tweets into poetry.


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Poetweet – use your twitter to cheat on your English homework [FREEWARE]
Bookmark This! January 27, 2015 posted by

Open Food Facts – cool free crowdsourced food database helps us all stay healthy

Food is pretty important stuff we think you’ll agree. What a shame then, that we don’t really know enough about what we eat. Like the detailed stuff. Well now there’s a great new initiative using the crowd to create a free online database that anyone can use and add to, to make sure we have the facts we need.


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Open Food Facts – cool free crowdsourced food database helps us all stay healthy
Cool Web Apps & Sites January 15, 2015 posted by

Cat Petting Simulator – an online substitute for the purr-fact relationship

Sometimes we get a little confused by things that we find, either because they’re a little bizarre or they’re simply deranged. We’re not sure which side of the coin this online site falls, but it’s definitely not normal. The Cat Petting Simulator offers up an olde school style text adventure game interface to let you interact with a digital cat.


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Cat Petting Simulator – an online substitute for the purr-fact relationship