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Cool Web Apps & Sites October 3, 2016 posted by

Smash – share any size file with anyone

You’ve probably had to share a file with someone you can’t just pass a thumb drive to. Most of the time we just email these things to one another or use a service like Dropbox. But what if the file you need to share is huge and you can’t bear to delete a single photo of your lunch? Smash is the file transfer service that has no size limit.


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Smash – share any size file with anyone
Cool Web Apps & Sites September 20, 2016 posted by

Kahn Academy – do your practice questions anywhere

We talked about the Kahn Academy app before. The website has been around for ages and is one of the most recommended free learning resources on the web. They have a variety of lesson subjects available but they are best known for their in-depth math and programming courses. Now you can work through practice questions right from the app, a real step in making this resource truly mobile.


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Kahn Academy – do your practice questions anywhere
Cool Web Apps & Sites September 12, 2016 posted by

Quartz Model Tiny House – download these free plans for your own tiny home

Most people don’t build their own homes because it’s a very involved process that calls for specialty skills but given some good instructions to follow, most people could probably put together a playhouse. With a little more confidence and the instructions, most people could probably even put together their own tiny home. Ana White has provided some in-depth plans for the Quartz Model of her tiny house that let you do just that.


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Quartz Model Tiny House – download these free plans for your own tiny home
Cool Web Apps & Sites September 9, 2016 posted by

eBook Search – don’t waste time searching for books when you could be reading

There are a lot of free books out there, ready for the reading. If you’re an avid reader, free books can really save your wallet but searching them out can be a hassle. eBook Search is the app that compiles free books from around the web into one place so you can spend less time searching and more time reading.


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eBook Search – don’t waste time searching for books when you could be reading
Cool Web Apps & Sites September 8, 2016 posted by

Canva – the website will help you become a designer (sort of)

Design is what makes your documents, websites, and cards stand out from all the others. Some websites where you can order business things give you some stock options to choose from but then you end up with the same thing everyone else has. Canva is the website that helps you design your own PR materials for a more unique look.


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Canva – the website will help you become a designer (sort of)
Cool Web Apps & Sites September 7, 2016 posted by

SignEasy – sign anything anywhere right from your mobile phone

A lot of the business we do is digital these days and although you can get most things done with just a few clicks of a mouse, some business still calls for you to sign on the dotted line. If you can’t always get to the documents in person, then check out SignEasy, the online service that helps lets you sign documents digitally.


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SignEasy – sign anything anywhere right from your mobile phone
Cool Web Apps & Sites August 26, 2016 posted by

GiveDirectly – a different way to give

Many people give to charity as a way to help people who really need it but there have also been many headlines in the news that point out that those donations don’t always go towards things that will help anyone, other than the pockets of the charity themselves. GiveDirectly is a way to send money directly to the people who need it most.


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GiveDirectly – a different way to give
Cool Web Apps & Sites August 26, 2016 posted by

Bread Spreads Calculator – check out this free calculator and never go hungry again

We use calculators for all sorts of things. High-level math, tips, timing, but the real struggle is figuring out how much peanut butter we need to buy. Not just peanut butter, any spread that makes life worth living. Lucky for us, Bread Spreads Calculator is there for us.


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Bread Spreads Calculator – check out this free calculator and never go hungry again