Posts by Category: Cool Web Apps & Sites

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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
Bookmark This! May 12, 2016 posted by

Crowdshipping – forget expensive couriers, let the crowd help you out instead

So you’ve got some stuff that you ordered that needs a way to get to you and shipping is not available or just really, really expensive. Or perhaps you’re going someplace and you’ve got some room for more stuff. Don’t let that extra space go to waste, you can turn it into money. Or if you need something delivered, you can send it with someone who is already going the right way. Here are three websites that hook senders/receivers up…


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Crowdshipping – forget expensive couriers, let the crowd help you out instead
Cool Web Apps & Sites May 10, 2016 posted by

Shop Goodwill – thrift store shopping from your desk

Thrifting is a lot of fun. Stepping into a second-hand shop is like a treasure hunt, you never know what oddities you’re going to find. Maybe it’s just weird junk but maybe you’ll stumble on something valuable. If you don’t have time to browse the shelves of thrift stores in the wild, check out Shop Goodwill, the bidding site for second-hand goods.


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Shop Goodwill – thrift store shopping from your desk
Cool Web Apps & Sites April 22, 2016 posted by

Kahn Academy App – brush up on your academics right from your phone

One of the great things about the internet is that it allows us to access information from just about anywhere about anything. Which is awesome when you want to learn something brand new. One of the key places on the internet to get your education on is Khan Academy and now you can access your learning flow with the Khan Academy App.


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Kahn Academy App – brush up on your academics right from your phone
Cool Web Apps & Sites April 19, 2016 posted by

PenguinWatch 2.0 – help science by looking at penguin pictures

Crowdsourcing is the go to these days for project funding, getting answers and scientific research. It’s true, science needs the help of the general public. Even if you’re not much of a scientist, you too can help out by simply looking at pictures. Added bonus: they’re adorable penguins. Help science out and contribute to PenguinWatch 2.0.


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PenguinWatch 2.0 – help science by looking at penguin pictures
Bookmark This! April 15, 2016 posted by

Precious Plastic – learn how to turn your garage into a recycling workshop

Recycling is a pretty common thing but even though everyone knows about it, there’s still a ton of plastic waste that ends up in landfills or just strewn about the city because people are also lazy. If you want to be a little bit more hands on with making the earth a better place, check out Precious Plastic, the site that will help you make your own recycling center.


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Precious Plastic – learn how to turn your garage into a recycling workshop
Cool Web Apps & Sites April 6, 2016 posted by

Custom Calendar Maker – print out your own monthly calendar for free

We all need calendars, most of us just use whatever app comes with our phones but there are those times you need a good old-fashioned paper calendar. If you don’t need or want to commit to a full glossy year, check out Custom Calendar Maker and print out your own custom month, all for free.


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Custom Calendar Maker – print out your own monthly calendar for free
Cool Web Apps & Sites March 30, 2016 posted by

Radio Dead – not nearly as creepy as it sounds, actually a pretty rocking old school party

2016 has been an awful year for music. So many greats passed in the first few weeks much to the dismay of fans. Even though they’re gone, they’re not forgotten and their music lives on. Radio Dead plays only the music of musicians that have passed to honor them.


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Radio Dead – not nearly as creepy as it sounds, actually a pretty rocking old school party
Cool Web Apps & Sites March 25, 2016 posted by

The Most Dangerous Writing App – don’t stop, you’ll get eaten, well your words anyway

The weekend is coming up, any plans? How about working on that novel? Writer’s block you say? Well the cure for that is just to write and The Most Dangerous Writing App will make sure you do that. Because if you stop, it eats your text.


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The Most Dangerous Writing App – don’t stop, you’ll get eaten, well your words anyway
Cool Web Apps & Sites March 17, 2016 posted by

OneLook Reverse Dictionary – for those times when you can’t quite remember the word

We’ve all had that moment when we’re talking or writing and the perfect word is right there but you just can’t think of it. You can only come up with similar but not as good words. Before you try Google, check out the OneLook Reverse Dictionary, the dictionary that lets you search by definitions.


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OneLook Reverse Dictionary – for those times when you can’t quite remember the word
Cool Web Apps & Sites February 23, 2016 posted by

Ginger Grammar Checker – the service to make you a better writer

More and more, we’re communicating with the written word whether it be through email, text, or on newsfeeds, being able to write things is important. We aren’t all great wordsmiths though and although casual conversation doesn’t require hard core grammar, it might be a good idea to make sure all your punctuation is in the right spot for a professional chat. Ginger Grammar Checker is software to help you communicate better.


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Ginger Grammar Checker – the service to make you a better writer