Mark O'Neill

Joined August 2007

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Freelance journalist, English teacher, Gun-For-Hire

Feel free to contact at mark@makeuseof.com

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5 Websites to Listen to the Radio

2 days ago

Tune in. Let’s listen to music and talk radio. Here are five sites which bring you sounds from all over the world, bringing a bit of international flavour into your life

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5 Free Apps For The Selfie Photo Fan

5 days ago

Taking a selfie has gone beyond pointing the camera at your angled face. With the right apps and accessories, it is an art in itself. These five apps are for the selfie fans.

user-manuals

5 Sites To Find & Download User Manuals

7 days ago

Whenever you buy something electrical, you always get the huge user manual that goes with it. In all likelihood, the paper manual you’re holding is already online in PDF or HTML form.

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How To Use Google Calendar As A Visual Motivational Tool

1 week ago

We are still using calendars for reminding us of things, but there are so many other uses, now that they have gone digital. Here are some unique possibilities as a visual motivational tool.

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5 Sites & Apps To Listen To Police Scanners

1 week ago

Police scanners offer a glimpse into the world of law enforcement for people on the outside. Here are five sources for police scanner streams.

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5 Online Projects That Rely On The Power Of The Crowd

2 weeks ago

The most well-known crowdsourcing success is Wikipedia, and it set the high standard for all other crowdsourcing projects that followed. Here are five more projects worth donating your time to.

Location

5 Location-Based Reminder Apps For The Forgetful

2 weeks ago

There are some of the apps which make sure you don’t miss any important birthdays or dinner dates. Some also give reminders when you reach a certain place.

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5 Usage Tracking Tools For Parents

13th January, 2015

The parent has the duty of policing their child’s Internet usage, despite the guilt of invading their privacy. To make this slightly easier and stress-free, there are tools available to help.

Bitcoin

5 Sites For Those Who Still Don’t Understand Bitcoin

10th January, 2015

There are lots of good courses and tutorials on the web, for anyone interested in finding out more about the crypto-currency. Here are the select picks.

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5 Sites To Find Your Next Dream Job In A Tech StartUp

8th January, 2015

Like the idea of working for a startup? The salary will be lower and the perks not as flashy, but then you’re part of building something. Find jobs at startups with these five sites.

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5 Smart Addons That Will Make You A Gmail Ninja

6th January, 2015

Gmail has spawned many third party tools, extending it from a mere email service into something much more powerful instead. These third-party apps are for all email ninjas.

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5 Sites To Help You With Your “Keeping Fit” New Year Resolution

3rd January, 2015

By January 3rd, the world’s most popular resolution has been forgotten. But there are websites that can help you with the whole getting fit promise. Give yourself the push with these five.

facebook-activity

5 Sites That Improve Your Facebook Activity By A Hundred

1st January, 2015

There are countless tools and apps floating out there in cyberspace — some good, some bad — designed to help us do Facebook better. We went looking for some gems.

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Ultimate Browser Settings: Must-Change Items In Chrome, Firefox, & Internet Explorer

30th December, 2014

Let’s take a look at those must-change browser items. Maybe you do the same, or perhaps you think that the settings should be different?

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5 Power Tools To Make You Better At Tweeting On Twitter

30th December, 2014

The communication power of Twitter is only there if you have the correct nuts and bolts in the toolbox to help you. Here are five tools which help you wade into the Twitter stream.