Posts by Category: Cool Web Apps & Sites

Cool web services and sites we really like.

Cool Web Apps & Sites January 4, 2018 posted by

WaitList – meet new people during your next layover

Waiting at the airport is a real drag. You have to be there hours before your flight and once you’re through security you’re just stuck with nothing but eating and shopping at overpriced stores for things you don’t need to pass the time. WaitList is the social media app that helps you network while you’re waiting.


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WaitList – meet new people during your next layover
Cool Web Apps & Sites November 30, 2017 posted by

CS-Playground-React – this resource will help you brush up on your programming skills

Programming is today/tomorrow’s big job growth area. Everyone is getting into it, or at least trying. If you’re teaching yourself with one of the many free coding education websites, then you might feel like you need a bit more practice. Check out CS-Playground-React, the in-browser sandbox for practicing algorithms.


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CS-Playground-React – this resource will help you brush up on your programming skills
Bookmark This! November 28, 2017 posted by

Bitdir.io – check out this resource for Bitcoins

In the last few days, Bitcoin started to hit $10,000 mark in some markets which is an insane financial boom. It’s growing exponentially and shows no signs of stopping. If only we had purchased some in 2010, when there was still time. Anyway, if you have no idea what I’m talking about or you’re curious about how you can get into the game, check out this list of Bitcoin resources.


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Bitdir.io – check out this resource for Bitcoins
Cool Web Apps & Sites October 4, 2017 posted by

Quizlet – make studying easier with this cool site

Back in my day when we needed to study we had to make our own flashcards with pens and index cards. Kid’s today have it too easy, there’s an app (and website) where they can do it digitally. Or just have one of their friends share the work they already did. Quizlet is the website and app that helps you make tools to make learning easier.


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Quizlet – make studying easier with this cool site
Cool Web Apps & Sites September 27, 2017 posted by

Library EBook Lending – Google’s search update is just for bibliophiles

Despite the wonders of the internet, there’s still nothing like a good book. Browsing social media is fun and all, but it’s not the captivating activity that reading a carefully crafted manuscript can be. If you love to read then Google has a surprise for you. For its US user, when you search a title, it lets you know right in the search if you can borrow it from the library.


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Library EBook Lending – Google’s search update is just for bibliophiles
Cool Web Apps & Sites September 26, 2017 posted by

The Great 78 Project – check out this massive music collection

The internet has a short attention span but its memory is very, very long. Things that would have been lost to the passage of time are scanned and saved on servers so that future generations can enjoy and learn from them. The Great 78 Project is fighting to preserve the music by taking it digital.


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The Great 78 Project – check out this massive music collection
Cool Web Apps & Sites September 25, 2017 posted by

Housing Anywhere – skip Craigslist next time you need an apartment

Finding a place to live during college semesters is hard. If you don’t have the comfort and security of a dorm, it’s up to you to find someplace to crash for the ten months of the school year. Make it a bit easier to find a home with Housing Anywhere, the AirBnB for student housing.


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Housing Anywhere – skip Craigslist next time you need an apartment
Cool Web Apps & Sites September 18, 2017 posted by

Couple’s Mixtape – let this AI set the mood for you

You and your significant other likely have a “song”. That special tune that just reminds you of your love and care for one another. That’s great but don’t you think an AI could pick a better one? Even if it can’t, don’t you want to see what sort of disaster it would come up with if you let it? If you do, check out Couple’s Mixtape, the AI that creates a mixtape for your relationship.


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Couple’s Mixtape – let this AI set the mood for you