Mark O'Neill

Joined August 2007

mark@makeuseof.com

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social-media-boss

5 Social Media Tools That Will Make You Look like the Boss

5th February, 2015

Keeping on top of all your social media accounts can be a full-time job in itself. Use tools that manage your social media on your behalf.

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4 Steps to Find Information on Someone Online

3rd February, 2015

Hunting for someone online is never as shown in the movies. Like the real world, there’s a lot of spadework involved. If you have legitimate reasons to check on someone, here are some tools.

crowdsourcing

5 Crowdsourced Review Sites Similar to Yelp

3rd February, 2015

Recommendation sites like Yelp tap into the power of the crowd. You use them to find the best service provider or use them to vent. Here are five vying for a piece of your mind.

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8 Sites to Rediscover Your Love of Lego & Build up Your Collection

2nd February, 2015

If that old LEGO box is gathering dust in the attic, it’s time to bring it out. The playset is enjoying a resurgence. But eight sites say that it never went away.

ability

5 Smartphone Apps for People with Disabilities

31st January, 2015

Smartphones have become much more than calling and texting devices. For those with disabilities, the smartphone and the apps have become assistive technology devices.

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5 More Tools for the Movie & TV Fanatic

29th January, 2015

Indulge in a bit of escapism. Sift the good movies from the bad. Here are 5 movie websites and apps you should take a look at.

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5 Websites to Listen to the Radio

27th January, 2015

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

selfie

5 Free Apps For The Selfie Photo Fan

24th January, 2015

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

22nd January, 2015

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.

google-calendar

How To Use Google Calendar As A Visual Motivational Tool

21st January, 2015

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.

police-scanners

5 Sites & Apps To Listen To Police Scanners

20th January, 2015

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

17th January, 2015

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

15th January, 2015

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.

tracking-tools

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.