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Cool Web Apps & Sites January 11, 2016 posted by

I Fix Reputations – the website to help you sort out your internet image

Once your reputation is gone online, it’s really hard to get it back. This is true for businesses as well. Mostly because bad reviews tend to be awfully funny so they are the ones that get rated the most. The internet outrage storm can really kill a reputation but not to worry, I Fix Reputations is the website that can correct your online image.


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I Fix Reputations – the website to help you sort out your internet image
Cool Web Apps & Sites January 8, 2016 posted by

Do Nothing For 2 Minutes – take a few minutes to clear your mind

Life can be really hard sometimes. There are a lot of responsibilities that go into keeping things together even if all you have to take care of is yourself. It can seem pretty overwhelming at times but if you’re feeling like you can’t handle life, step back and take a few minutes. Two to be exact. Do Nothing For 2 Minutes is the site that will give you a breather.


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Do Nothing For 2 Minutes – take a few minutes to clear your mind
Cool Web Apps & Sites December 31, 2015 posted by

Bike-ID Bicycle Marking Kit – increase the chances your bike will find its way back

It’s a sad truth that despite your best efforts, if you live in certain cities, your bike may just end up stolen. Usually your only recourse is to file a report with the police that will go nowhere and put up missing posters like it’s a puppy that has wandered off. Add an extra layer of protection with the Bike-ID Bicycle Marking Kit.


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Bike-ID Bicycle Marking Kit – increase the chances your bike will find its way back
Cool Web Apps & Sites December 28, 2015 posted by

Wolfram Alpha – the super educational search engine

So, if you have a question, the first thing most people do nowadays is pull out their phone and Google it. Which is great for times when you need to find out who the replacement drummer in some 80s hair band was but maybe not so great when you’re trying to find the solution to complex math. Wolfram Alpha is the search engine for people who need answers beyond pop culture.


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Wolfram Alpha – the super educational search engine
Cool Web Apps & Sites December 23, 2015 posted by

Scribd – catch up on your reading with this monthly membership

One of the greater points of today’s technology is the ability to have access to literally thousands of books with just a few swipes of a device that fits in our pockets. If you love to read but don’t want to bank on Amazon to satisfy you, check out a subscription to Scribd and gain access to thousands of documents to sate your curiosity.


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Scribd – catch up on your reading with this monthly membership
Cool Web Apps & Sites December 16, 2015 posted by

Tylko – skip leaving your house to pick out a new couch, do it in VR instead

Decorating a new space is hard and it becomes even more of a challenge if you want your spot to look unique. If you don’t have hours to spend crawling through furniture stores and not enough funds to hire a designer, there’s an app for that. Tylko is the app that lets you customize a piece of furniture and see what it will look like in your home without stepping foot in a store.


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Tylko – skip leaving your house to pick out a new couch, do it in VR instead
Cool Web Apps & Sites December 14, 2015 posted by

Unsubscribe From – clean out your email with a click of a button

The year is winding down quickly and it’s time to start thinking about what goals you’re going to work on for next year. If you’re not ready to start dealing with anything heavy, start small. Your inbox is probably a mess. If you use Gmail, check out Unsubscribe From, the site that makes getting rid of junk easy.


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Unsubscribe From – clean out your email with a click of a button
Cool Web Apps & Sites December 7, 2015 posted by

iPet Companion – give a shelter cat some attention

Mondays are hard and the holiday season has arrived which stresses everyone out. Even if you don’t partake yourself, traffic and parties can be just overwhelming. Why not take a few moments to play with some cats? iPet Companion is a website that lets you play with shelter cats for a few minutes without leaving your desk.


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iPet Companion – give a shelter cat some attention
Cool Web Apps & Sites November 12, 2015 posted by

10K Wax Cylinders Have Been Uploaded – find your new old school jam

Back in the day, WAY before records and 8-tracks, people used wax cylinders to record their music. Thanks to the magic of technology, the songs and sounds reordered on these have been digitized and are on the net for anyone to listen to and use. The UCSB library has uploaded 10K audio recordings so that they are there for the listening.


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10K Wax Cylinders Have Been Uploaded – find your new old school jam