Posts by Category: Cool Web Apps & Sites

Cool web services and sites we really like.

Cool Web Apps & Sites March 7, 2017 posted by

NASA Software – check out the apps, code, and tools NASA uses to get and stay in space

NASA found us a few new planets this past month but they’re not done giving us cool gifts. If you love the space dedicated agency, check out all this free software they just released to the public and get a look at what technology they’re using to get us a view from space.


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NASA Software – check out the apps, code, and tools NASA uses to get and stay in space
Cool Web Apps & Sites March 6, 2017 posted by

Neverthink – watch web videos like you watch TV

Who even has a TV anymore? Well, lots of people but a huge amount of viewers have switched over to streaming through services like Hulu and Netflix in favor of waiting to watch shows during primetime. Still, there’s something about flipping channels and viewing actual TV. Get that same feeling with Neverthink, the web service and app that mimics TV viewing.


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Neverthink – watch web videos like you watch TV
Cool Web Apps & Sites March 3, 2017 posted by

Sacred Spaces – give this free collaborative play list a listen and soothe your soul

Sacred spaces all have their own unique sounds and generally speaking, you would have to visit those spaces to hear them. Bells, the sounds of prayers and chants, all of these are audio signals that let you know where you are at. Sacred Spaces is a playlist featuring these and remixed them into cool music that you can listen to, for free.


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Sacred Spaces – give this free collaborative play list a listen and soothe your soul
Cool Web Apps & Sites March 1, 2017 posted by

BreezoMeter – get the downlow in the air

Air quality is a big deal. Not just for people with health issues surrounding their breathing, but to perfectly healthy people as well! If they want to stay healthy, they might choose to avoid polluted air as much as possible. Inhaling a great deal of smog and other toxins is just not a great way to live. The BreezoMeter is the online map that tells you how bad the air really is.


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BreezoMeter – get the downlow in the air
Cool Web Apps & Sites February 14, 2017 posted by

Vintage Stock Photos – free vintage photos for all your needs

There are a lot of free stock image sites out there, we’ve shown you a couple right here. They’re great for finding modern images but what if you need something a bit more dated? There are image sites devoted to licensing historical images. Vintage Stock Photos offers a large selection of vintage goodness for free.


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Vintage Stock Photos – free vintage photos for all your needs
Cool Web Apps & Sites February 3, 2017 posted by

EveryPixel – find the perfect image for projects with a budget

There are a lot of stock image sites out there and they have a lot of pictures on them. You can just Google search to find what you’re looking for but you’re going to get a lot of results that aren’t images meant for any sort of work. EveryPixel searches all the stock sites for you so you can get the best of the best.


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EveryPixel – find the perfect image for projects with a budget
Cool Web Apps & Sites January 23, 2017 posted by

Sickweather – avoid outbreaks with this app

It’s cold outside which means that there are an insane amount of germs just waiting to take you and your family out. Colds, the flu, and weird stomach issues are all over the place and they want to lay you low. Handwashing helps fight them but you can do better. Sickweather is the app that maps illness so you can avoid where it’s spreading.


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Sickweather – avoid outbreaks with this app
Cool Web Apps & Sites January 19, 2017 posted by

Forest – grow trees and break your smartphone habit

Putting our phones down can be hard. They’re little boxes of distraction filled with all of our favorite ways to procrastinate and they can come with us just about anywhere. If you have hard time putting your mobile device down, check out Forest, the app and web extension that lets you grow trees in your off time.


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Forest – grow trees and break your smartphone habit
Cool Web Apps & Sites January 9, 2017 posted by

Access Earth – find out how accessible your destination is before you arrive

Travel should be for everyone but some of us need a world that has more options for accessibility to see it. It’s a real drag to get somewhere and realize you can’t enjoy it because you can’t navigate the area with your needs or to skip going somewhere because you aren’t sure if it will be something you can enjoy. Access Earth is the web app and community that helps you plan an accessible trip.


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Access Earth – find out how accessible your destination is before you arrive
Cool Web Apps & Sites December 27, 2016 posted by

Real or Satire – the website that will save you some righteous indignation and embarrassment

We’ve all done it, we’ve clicked on a link through social media and been taken by a story. It’s ok, it happens to the best of us! In fact, some sites run their whole business on “news” that is really just made up nonsense. Before you hit share, drop that link into Real or Satire, the site that will let you know if you’re looking at a trusted news source or not.


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Real or Satire – the website that will save you some righteous indignation and embarrassment