Posts by Category: Cool Web Apps & Sites

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Cool Web Apps & Sites February 17, 2014 posted by

3 Ways to Avoid TV Spoilers on Social Media – Visit Twitter and Facebook without having TV shows or sports events ruined. [Freeware]

Social media is a great way to unite fans of various forms of entertainment from all over the world. Unfortunately, fans like to talk and they don’t seem to realize that not everybody on the planet actually watches a show when it airs. Thankfully, it’s possible to avoid spoilers without becoming a social media hermit.


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3 Ways to Avoid TV Spoilers on Social Media – Visit Twitter and Facebook without having TV shows or sports events ruined. [Freeware]
Cool Web Apps & Sites February 4, 2014 posted by

DuckDuckGo Search Engine – When Google is a dirty word in your book

We live in a Google world, with the Big G even replacing the word, ‘search.’ Admit it. You’ve heard at least one person recently say they were going to Google something, right? However, there are still plenty of rebels out there who refuse to bend to the status quo. They desire marching to the beat of a different drummer, and this search engine is for them.


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DuckDuckGo Search Engine – When Google is a dirty word in your book
Cool Web Apps & Sites January 21, 2014 posted by

OneTab for Google Chrome – One tab to rule them all [Freeware]

We remember a day when browsers didn’t have tabs. If you wanted to visit two sites at once, you had to open another window. However, tabs are a technology we got behind in a big way, sometimes resulting in more tabs open than one human could possibly handle all at once. Thankfully, Chrome users now have a way to tidy up the tab-hoarding.


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OneTab for Google Chrome – One tab to rule them all [Freeware]
Cool Web Apps & Sites January 6, 2014 posted by

Let Me Google That For You – The Google search engine… with attitude added free of charge

Search engines have come a long way, leaving the ancient days of Boolean back with Betamax tapes, but it seems like there’s always at least one friend that doesn’t get how simple searching is now. Whether you actually know someone who’s lost with Google or you just want to have a quick laugh, this is the search engine you need.


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Let Me Google That For You – The Google search engine… with attitude added free of charge
Cool Web Apps & Sites January 3, 2014 posted by

Speaker Blast – innovative speaker sync could be a real blessing for flash mobs and drive-ins

For some strange reason there’s a growing school of thought that says we all want to link together our tablet computers and mobile phones to create synchronized speakers that will play audio together in a group. Samsung probably started it with its Group Play concept, but we’re struggling to work out how it becomes useful in the real world.


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Speaker Blast – innovative speaker sync could be a real blessing for flash mobs and drive-ins
Cool Web Apps & Sites January 3, 2014 posted by

Know My App – learn which app uses the most data on your smartphone and save money

There are two things we can never get enough of in this world. Battery life and data bandwidth. OK, there are probably a few more, but let’s try and keep this simple shall we? In any event, most of us suffer from some kind of mobile Internet data cap on our phones, and exceeding it can become very expensive very quickly. Well here’s a way to try and avoid the cost.


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Know My App – learn which app uses the most data on your smartphone and save money
Cool Web Apps & Sites January 2, 2014 posted by

Give It 100 – Giving self-improvement a social media boost

It’s the second day of 2014. How are those New Year resolutions going? Still hanging in there? If you’re already starting to doubt you can stick to your plans for the new year, now might be good time to bring in some friends to help provide support. Oh… and don’t look at a year-long commitment. Work it with baby-steps first and see what you can do for 100 days.


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Give It 100 – Giving self-improvement a social media boost
Bookmark This! December 6, 2013 posted by

Telepathwords – just how guessable is your password?

Passwords. Can’t live with ‘em, can’t live without them. No good moaning, we’re stuck with them, but what we can do is try and make sure we don’t make things too easy for those nasty cracker types who want to abuse our security. Luckily there are ways to improve our password strength, and this new tool can also help.


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Telepathwords – just how guessable is your password?
Cool Web Apps & Sites November 28, 2013 posted by

Su Chef App for iPhone – Designing a meal based on what you have; not what you need

Hate figuring out what to prepare for meals? Despise finding out food you already had went to waste because you couldn’t think of any recipes that used the ingredients already in your pantry and refrigerator? It sounds cliche these days, but there’s an app for that.


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Su Chef App for iPhone – Designing a meal based on what you have; not what you need