Mark O'Neill

Joined August 2007

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Freelance journalist, English teacher, Gun-For-Hire

Feel free to contact at mark@markoneill.org

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Cool Websites and Tools [January 1st, 2010]

2nd January, 2010

Check out some of the latest MakeUseOf discoveries. All listed websites are FREE (or come with a decent free account option). No trials or buy-to-use craplets. For more cool websites and web app reviews subscribe to MakeUseOf Directory.   (1) Wordcounter – Are you a budding writer notorious for submitting wordy articles? Wordcounter is an […]

Cool Websites and Tools [December 31st, 2009]

1st January, 2010

Check out some of the latest MakeUseOf discoveries. All listed websites are FREE (or come with a decent free account option). No trials or buy-to-use craplets. For more cool websites and web app reviews subscribe to MakeUseOf Directory.   FlickrPoet – Got a story to tell or a poem to write? Do so with pictures […]

Cool Websites and Tools [December 30th]

31st December, 2009

Check out some of the latest MakeUseOf discoveries. All listed websites are FREE (or come with a decent free account option). No trials or buy-to-use craplets. For more cool websites and web app reviews subscribe to MakeUseOf Directory.   [NO LONGER WORKS] Flocking.me – Twitter’s search function can be limited if you are looking for […]

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Keep Your Computer Clean & Tidy With WinPatrol Portable [Windows]

30th December, 2009

WinPatrol has always been one of my favourite pieces of free software.   It was one of the first things I wrote about when I joined MakeUseOf back in 2007 and it also made my Mark Pack exactly one year ago today.   It’s one of those security apps that you can always depend on […]

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Cool Websites and Tools [December 29th, 2009]

30th December, 2009

Check out some of the latest MakeUseOf discoveries. All listed websites are FREE (or come with a decent free account option). No trials or buy-to-use craplets. For more cool websites and web app reviews subscribe to MakeUseOf Directory.   (1) Things You Saw In A Movie – Been wondering what car model Robert Downey Jr. […]

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Cool Websites and Tools [December 28th, 2009]

29th December, 2009

Check out some of the latest MakeUseOf discoveries. All listed websites are FREE (or come with a decent free account option). No trials or buy-to-use craplets. For more cool websites and web app reviews subscribe to MakeUseOf Directory.   (1) ForiSearch – Are you interested in knowing what foreign language websites have to offer? Then […]

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Cool Websites and Tools [December 27th, 2009]

28th December, 2009

Check out some of the latest MakeUseOf discoveries. All listed websites are FREE (or come with a decent free account option). No trials or buy-to-use craplets. For more cool websites and web app reviews subscribe to MakeUseOf Directory.   (1) Morse Code Translator – If you have a thing for Morse Code, Qbit Labs’ Morse […]

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Cool Websites and Tools [December 26th, 2009]

27th December, 2009

Check out some of the latest MakeUseOf discoveries. All listed websites are FREE (or come with a decent free account option). No trials or buy-to-use craplets. For more cool websites and web app reviews subscribe to MakeUseOf Directory.   (1) [NO LONGER WORKS] SendShots – If you run out of new ways to greet your […]

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Cool Websites and Tools [December 25th, 2009]

26th December, 2009

Check out some of the latest MakeUseOf discoveries. All listed websites are FREE (or come with a decent free account option). No trials or buy-to-use craplets. For more cool websites and web app reviews subscribe to MakeUseOf Directory.   (1) GlobalFloodMap – is an interactive sea level rise map that displays predicted flooded areas due […]

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Cool Websites and Tools [December 24th, 2009]

25th December, 2009

Check out some of the latest MakeUseOf discoveries. All listed websites are FREE (or come with a decent free account option). No trials or buy-to-use craplets. For more cool websites and web app reviews subscribe to MakeUseOf Directory.   (1) Tattoo Santa – It is Christmas season all over again and online greetings are making […]

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Join The Public MakeUseOf Google Wave!

24th December, 2009

During the past few days, I have been trying to finally get the hang of Google Wave.   When it first came out, my initial response to it was the same one as when Twitter came out : “eh? what’s this all about then?!”   But after some playing about with it, I think I […]

Cool Websites and Tools [December 23rd, 2009]

24th December, 2009

Check out some of the latest MakeUseOf discoveries. All listed websites are FREE (or come with a decent free account option). No trials or buy-to-use craplets. For more cool websites and web app reviews subscribe to MakeUseOf Directory.   Formspring – A social networking app that allows you to create customized, embeddable boxes where your […]

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Easily Encrypt Your USB Drive With Rohos Mini Drive 1.7

23rd December, 2009

I am steadily carrying more and more information on USB drives these days including the excellent Portable Apps suite, MP3 music files and Word/text files which I need access to wherever I am.   The accumulation of all these files has made me wonder once again about encrypting it all. Last year, I covered another encryption […]

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Cool Websites and Tools [December 22nd, 2009]

23rd December, 2009

Check out some of the latest MakeUseOf discoveries. All listed websites are FREE (or come with a decent free account option). No trials or buy-to-use craplets. For more cool websites and web app reviews subscribe to MakeUseOf Directory.   (1) Goo.gl – There are a lot of URL shorteners out there, and MakeUseOf writers have […]

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5 Google Chrome Extensions That Could Finally Make Me Switch From Firefox

22nd December, 2009

I have been using Google Chrome since it first came out and it has a lot of features to recommend itself (the speed and lower memory usage being the main sells). But there were lots of features that were lacking which prevented me from making the full switch from Firefox. With my heavy usage of […]