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Cool Web Apps & Sites December 7, 2018 posted by

DailyLit – snippets of books, delivered to your email

We can read books pretty much anywhere we can carry a phone these days but you still may not have the time to leisurely enjoy the written word. If you’ve got a couple of minutes in your day, you can read some of the classics bit by bit with DailyLit, the service that sends you micro sections of fiction.


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DailyLit – snippets of books, delivered to your email
Cool Web Apps & Sites November 29, 2018 posted by

Climate Visuals – this website is putting a human face on climate change

Climate change is a big deal but we have a hard time visualizing it. When we think of climate change most of probably think of polar bears and industrial smoke stacks but it turns out those images don’t really connect well and turn into action. Climate Visuals is a library of images that capture climate change in a way that we can understand and prompt people to engage.


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Climate Visuals – this website is putting a human face on climate change
Cool Web Apps & Sites November 28, 2018 posted by

Relax My Cat – YouTube videos to chill out cats

Cats get stressed out too. I know it may seem like they have no reason to ever fret about anything but chasing that red dot, birds that they can see from the window, things like that, they just stress them out. Kidding! Mostly, some cats really are anxious and need a bit of help in staying chill. Relax My Cat is the YouTube channel that’s made to calm cats down.


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Relax My Cat – YouTube videos to chill out cats
Cool Web Apps & Sites October 31, 2018 posted by

Fakespot – are all those five stare reviews really legit?

Do you shop online? Probably yes if you’re reading this article. Online has so much great stuff! And although there are websites where you know what you’re getting is a knockoff and that’s cool, there are other sites that we count on being legit. Know when the reviews are leading you astray with Fakespot, the website that rate the reviews.


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Fakespot – are all those five stare reviews really legit?
Cool Web Apps & Sites October 5, 2018 posted by

Tip of my Tongue – figure out that word you can’t quite remember

We’ve all had that moment when we’re thinking of a word, it’s right on the tip of our tongue but we can’t quite come up with it. I have that moment a lot because, well, I spend a lot of time thinking about words. Anyway, it’s a universal issue. Get some help with Tip of my Tongue, the web app that will help you figure it out.


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Tip of my Tongue – figure out that word you can’t quite remember
Cool Web Apps & Sites August 10, 2018 posted by

What Is Your Time Really Worth – figure out what your time is worth

How much is your time really worth? Most of us just use what we make an hour to figure out how much our time is worth but is that really correct? What if we’re underpaid? How do we feel about our time then? Time is the most important thing you have and you should know how you think about it. What Is Your Time Really Worth To You is a web tool to help you visualize how much your time…


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What Is Your Time Really Worth – figure out what your time is worth
Cool Web Apps & Sites August 9, 2018 posted by

Does the Dog Die – know what happens in a movie before you see it

Not everything that comes on movies and television are ok for everybody in the audience. Some people have visual triggers or plot points that they just can’t deal with emotionally, both children and adults. If you want to have a good time at the movies without worry, check out Does the Dog Die, the website that shares spoilers so you’re not surprised.


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Does the Dog Die – know what happens in a movie before you see it
Cool Web Apps & Sites August 8, 2018 posted by

MasterClass – online learning from the best in their fields

There are a ton of online learning resources out there but most of them geared to learning skills that could maybe help you get a better job, not necessarily follow your dreams and are taught by just normal everyday people. If you want to do something more less employment geared and learn from a master, there’s MasterClass, the online learning portal where you learn from the masters, which is to say famous people.


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MasterClass – online learning from the best in their fields
Cool Web Apps & Sites July 16, 2018 posted by

The Wisdom and/or Madness of Crowds – see why we think what we think in this informative game

The madness and wisdom of crowds has been a topic of discussion for centuries. What makes some crowds do great things and turns others into mobs? How do we decide which side of the fence we fall on? Is it just listening to our friends and following the status quo or is it something more? Surprise, it’s something more and the game, Wisdom and/or Madness of Crowds will help you understand.


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The Wisdom and/or Madness of Crowds – see why we think what we think in this informative game
Bookmark This! July 2, 2018 posted by

Camp NANOWRIMO – check out this online event to get some writing done

Do you write? If you have ever wanted to write a book then you’ve probably heard of National Novel Writing Month. The month of November has for a good many years at this point been dedicated to aspiring and established writers finishing up their novels. The same people who brought you that have another group writing program. Camp NANOWRIMO, the summer camp for writers.


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Camp NANOWRIMO – check out this online event to get some writing done