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Cool Web Apps & Sites September 3, 2015 posted by

Passport Index – see how easy your passport makes it for you to travel

Traveling is one of life’s great pleasures. The world is a wide and wonderful place. Getting a chance to travel outside of your own country is a privilege that everyone should get the chance to enjoy at least once. Your passport is the door to the rest of the world and the site Passport Index shows that not all passports are created equal.


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Passport Index – see how easy your passport makes it for you to travel
Cool Web Apps & Sites September 2, 2015 posted by

Playgrounds For Everyone – find accessible playgrounds everywhere

Playgrounds are a solid fixture in most neighborhoods. Everyone has memories of going down slides and through monkey bars. Well, almost everyone. The sad fact of the matter is, not every playground makes room for differently abled children. Playgrounds For Everyone is the site that helps people find playgrounds where everyone can play.


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Playgrounds For Everyone – find accessible playgrounds everywhere
Cool Web Apps & Sites August 27, 2015 posted by

Furry Friend – the site that turns your computer into a kitty

Are you a little stressed out? You know what could help that, cats. A cat purr has been shown to have relaxing effects on humans as well. If you can’t actually get a pet cat but still want the benefits check out Furry Friend, the website that gives you the cat purr without the fleas.


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Furry Friend – the site that turns your computer into a kitty
Cool Web Apps & Sites August 20, 2015 posted by

Project Sunroof – how much will solar power really save you?

Switching your home to solar power is a costly endeavor but you stand to save a lot from making the change. Not to mention how much better it is for the planet as a whole. Still, it would be terrible to spend all that money only to find out that you don’t actually get enough sun to make it worth it. Check out Project Sunroof, the new Google program that gives you the data on moving to solar power for…


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Project Sunroof – how much will solar power really save you?
Cool Web Apps & Sites August 14, 2015 posted by

Travel By Drone – take a mini vacation on the back of a drone

It’s the end of the week and maybe you want to visit somewhere but it’s off pay and you don’t have money for travel. Not to worry, the internet has your back. Check out Travel By Drone, the website that lets you take mini tours in locations around the world, all from the point of view of a drone.


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Travel By Drone – take a mini vacation on the back of a drone
Cool Web Apps & Sites August 4, 2015 posted by

theSkimm – the Cliff Notes of news

Keeping up with the news is hard. In our ever connected culture it seems like it’s either dominated by a single incident so you’re never sure what you’re missing or by a million different events so you’re sure you’re missing something. If it’s all too much (or too little) for you, check theSkimm, the daily newsletter that delivers all the top headlines right to your inbox.


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theSkimm – the Cliff Notes of news
Cool Web Apps & Sites July 27, 2015 posted by

Tone Analyzer – make sure that email isn’t accidently angry

By now most people are aware that tone does not convey well over the internet. You may mean a comment to be lighthearted and funny and it comes off across the screen as a declaration of war. Even between friends, navigating written communication can be tricky. The Tone Analyzer wants to help you get the feeling of your message across easier.


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Tone Analyzer – make sure that email isn’t accidently angry
Cool Web Apps & Sites July 20, 2015 posted by

Highbrow – classical learning in the digital age

The thing standing in the way of many people learning something new is time. We’re all busy and even with all of the services out there to help make learning something new easier from the comfort of our own homes, time is a hard commodity to come by. Highbrow is a unique service that delivers your lessons by email so if you have a smartphone or tablet, you can access them from anywhere that has signal.


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Highbrow – classical learning in the digital age
Cool Web Apps & Sites July 17, 2015 posted by

Top Documentary Films – free documentaries for your viewing pleasure

Movies are great. Watching a film is an excellent way to pass the time but they don’t have to be mindless entertainment. Documentary film makers are using the medium to shed light on many topics. If you want to expand your horizons for free, check out Top Documentary Films, a free film website.


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Top Documentary Films – free documentaries for your viewing pleasure