Mark O'Neill

Joined August 2007

Twitter and Google Plus.

Freelance journalist, English teacher, Gun-For-Hire

Feel free to contact at mark@makeuseof.com

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Cool Websites & Tools – Give To Charities, Weather In Your Browser, & Grade Quizzes With Your iPhone

2 days ago

SnapDonate – enables you to quickly give money to your favourite charities on the go. Simply point the app at a charity logo and it’ll automatically recognise it. Even offline. Donations are all securely handled by JustGiving, the world’s top fundraising platform. SnapDonate takes no fee, stores no personal data, and shows no ads. Pure […]

10 Useful OS X Yosemite Features You Might Have Missed

2 days ago

Ever since OS X Yosemite came out, everyone has been looking to see if they can find the features not so widely reported by Timmy up on his stage.

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Cool Websites & Tools – Private Social Media, Get Info On Meeting Participants, & Reader-Powered Publishing

3 days ago

MeWe – is a “private communications network” for social media. MeWe lets you share anything – photos, videos, voice messages, editable documents, mail, chat, and more. The unique permission controls let you decide who can see your content, preventing creepy strangers and ‘friends of friends’ from peeking. You can even make yourself invisible to other […]

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Cool Websites & Tools – Gmail Inbox Checker, Watch Videos With Someone Far Away, & Check Your Password Strengths

4 days ago

Checker Plus for Gmail – Get desktop notifications, read, listen, archive or delete emails without opening a Gmail tab & easily manage multiple accounts. It claims to be the fastest and easiest way to manage multiple email accounts. It also supports the new “Inbox by Gmail”. Kick With Chrome – Google Chrome has given birth […]

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8 Things You Thought You Couldn’t Learn On A Smartphone

4 days ago

Smartphones have become such an essential part of our lives that it is getting rather difficult these days to find something that the phones don’t do. Like teaching us these eight skills.

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Cool Websites & Tools – Broadsheet Webpages, Math Camera Calculator, & Drone Flight Video Collection

6 days ago

Broadsheet – is an easy-to-use digital publishing tool designed to create modern, eye catching webpages for any device. Broadsheet’s cutting edge design tool lets you visually construct webpages of almost any size, shape or format – without the restrictions of other content management tools. You can use it free of charge on your own site […]

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Cool Websites & Tools – Never Miss Another Tweet, Fix Email Design Issues, & Host Live Conversations On Your Website

7 days ago

Camera51 – automatically detects and analyzes faces, scenes, objects and lines and guides you to the perfect frame in every click. Camera51 invites you to start taking photos like a professional. It uses photography principles used by professional photographers and artists and applies this vast knowledge in a fun and simple interface. Driplr – are […]

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Cool Websites & Tools – Anonymous Chatting, History of Radio, & Photoshop Pen Game

1 week ago

TogetherJS – is a free, open source JavaScript library by Mozilla that adds collaboration features and tools to your website. By adding TogetherJS to your site, your users can help each other out on a website in real time. TogetherJS is implemented in JavaScript; no software or plugins to install, and it’s friendly with existing […]

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Cool Websites & Tools – Mute Noisy Tabs, Drugs Index, & Remove Facebook Stickers

1 week ago

Noyze Volume Panel – is a free app that gives you complete control over your device’s volume buttons. It is the only volume panel that does not require root, a custom ROM, or XPosed. Just activate noyze in Accessibility and enjoy. It comes preloaded with tons of settings. Mute Inactive Tabs – There is nothing […]

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Cool Websites & Tools – Email Collaboration, Learn The Piano, & Pixel Stickers

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Planleaf – promotes the idea of collaboration via email. How it works is very simple. Compose an email with anyone you want to assign or share tasks with. Then add tasks@planleaf.com to the cc field. Finally, start each task with a dash (example “- Email John”). You will then get your tasklist in an email, […]

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Cool Websites & Tools – Earth View, Discuss Medical Cases, & Interpret Music Lyrics

2 weeks ago

Bond – is a simple app that reminds you to keep in touch with all the people that really matter to you. You have different ways to keep in touch with different people. You can either call, text or send them a Facebook message. Once set up, the app gives you regular reminders to reach […]

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Cool Websites & Tools – Virtual Windows XP, Detect The WordPress Theme, & Dropbox Encryption

2 weeks ago

VirtualXP – since there are no more security updates from Windows, Windows XP is now under threat of harmful viruses, spyware, and other malicious software. To allow users to keep running applications and accessing data on XP, FarStone has developed VirtualXP to convert an XP system to a Microsoft virtual disk. What WordPress Theme Is […]

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Cool Websites & Tools – Online Booking, Remove Facebook Stickers, & Website Language Widget

17th October, 2014

Flindle – is an online booking system that is accessible at any time by both you and your customers. Never miss another booking by giving your customers the means to book online 24/7. Flindle enables you to spend less time answering phones and putting pen to paper in order to organise your customers and staff. […]

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Cool Websites & Tools – Vertical Videos, iOS Apps for Kids, & Android Sensors

16th October, 2014

Vertical Video YouTube Bookmarklet – how many times have you watched a smartphone video online and realized that it is in portrait mode rather than the preferred landscape mode? This bookmarklet takes away the black bars on either side of the video and makes it look more viewable and easy to look at. KeepTrack – […]

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5 Ways To Enhance Your Netflix Account In Chrome

15th October, 2014

The Netflix interface could use a little improvement, so I’ve found some Chrome extensions to make my Netflix account look prettier. And no, it doesn’t involve a bit of lipstick and some rouge.