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 & Tools – Receive iOS Notifications On Your Mac, Control Your Finances, & Discover New Books

24th May, 2014

Reddit Sync – is a great new way on Android to enjoy Reddit on the go. Easily sync your favorite sub-Reddits for later offline viewing. Reddit Sync aims to bring you the fastest mobile reddit experience out there. Features include multi-user support, sidebar sub-Reddit navigation, and remember what posts you’ve read with Reddit Gold. Ringo […]

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Cool Websites & Tools – Buried Environmental Hazards, Track Your Health & Wealth, & Dynamic Photos

23rd May, 2014

WhatsDown – can help you find locations of buried environmental hazards, learn about them, then share what you have learned with friends. WhatsDown is not officially launched, contains important disclaimers, and you are using the early alpha release. Touch the compass or search for a location to see map markers for nearby environmental hazards. Loggr […]

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Do You Want To Be In The New Star Wars Movie? J J Abrams Is Offering You The Chance

23rd May, 2014

JJ Abrams, who is currently directing the new Star Wars movie, is offering you the chance to appear in the next Star Wars movie, if you in turn donate a minimum of $10 to UNICEF.

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Cool Websites & Tools – Get Cash Back, Buy & Sell A Boat, & Destroy Your Emails

22nd May, 2014

Checkout 51 – Get cash back when you buy your favourite brands. Install the app for either iOS or Android to see how much you can save on groceries this week. First, browse the offers that are updated every Thursday, buy the products from any store, then take a photo of your receipt to redeem […]

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eBay Urges Users To Change Their Passwords After Cyberattack

22nd May, 2014

If you are an eBay user, then change your passwords immediately. That is the message coming from eBay headquarters, who are facing the embarrassment of having a database hacked and users’ encrypted passwords stolen.

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Netflix Set To Take On Six More European Markets Including France & Germany

22nd May, 2014

Just when people in Europe were starting to despair that it would ever happen, Netflix has now announced plans to expand into France, Germany, Austria, Belgium, Luxembourg, and Switzerland.

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Cool Websites & Tools – Send Files To The Cloud, Collect Money From Groups, & Pay With Google Glass

21st May, 2014

Ballloon – helps you collect images, PDF’s or links directly to your Dropbox and Google Drive without downloading steps. Uploading images to the cloud can be extremely fast and simple, ONE left click is all that’s needed. You can also right click a link to save web files, and you can read the transfer tasks […]

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Wikipedia Is Asking Anonymous Editors To Register

20th May, 2014

Wikipedia has recently decided they would like the “anonymous editors” to register sooner. They are citing advantages to joining the Wikipedia community, and introducing new prompts to entice people to sign up.

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Cool Websites & Tools – Improve Your English, Fitness App For Travellers, & Browse The Web With Your Voice

20th May, 2014

FlipQuiz – was created to provide educators with a quick way to create gameshow-style boards for test reviews in the classroom. Traditionally, these are created (tediously) using posterboard, chalkboards, or dry-erase markers on an overhead slide. The review questions are usually even written on a separate sheet of paper. With FlipQuiz, questions are displayed on-screen […]

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Cool Websites & Tools – See Images Come Alive, Make Video Chat Rooms, & Global Education Resources

19th May, 2014

Moju – is a whole new way to capture and share life’s best moments – with motion. It’s as simple as point-and-shoot up to 24 frames, then pivot/twist the device to see your images come alive. Create and share selfies in a whole new way and see your friends facial expressions change as you twist […]

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Cool Websites & Tools – Twitter Troll Blacklist, Food Visual Guide, & PDF Whiteboard Photos

18th May, 2014

Ramps – is a simple visual guide to food. With Ramps, you can decode complicated menus and recipes, discover new and interesting ingredients to cook with, or get your kids excited about good foods through the unique illustrations and simple interface. The app is both searchable and browseable. Each description has a unique illustration and […]

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Google Will Use Your Profile Information In Their Ads – Unless You Opt Out

17th May, 2014

Google has just updated their terms of service allowing them to use your Google profile information in their ads. Which is rather underhanded because who really reads terms and conditions?

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Cool Websites & Tools – Block Robocalls, New Product Leaderboard, & S3 Amazon Bucket Radio Station

17th May, 2014

Nomorobo – blocks annoying robocallers and telemarketers from reaching your phone for free. A simple, one-time setup activates Nomorobo on your current phone line. Caller ID not required. It doesn’t block school closings, doctor’s appointment and prescription reminders, weather advisories and other legal robocalls. There’s no charge to use Nomorobo. No strings attached. Endless TV […]

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Google Maps Gets Injected With A Massive Dose Of UK Transport Data & Other Vital Stats

17th May, 2014

Google just gave Maps a huge amount of UK transport information for you to look up for your journey. Never again will you be stuck wondering when the next bus is going to arrive.

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Cool Websites & Tools – Anonymous Therapy, Infinite Streaming Music, & Secure Your Digital Content

16th May, 2014

Talkspace – is affordable, anonymous therapy with professional and licensed therapists. Any time and any place, on your mobile device or on the web, you are always safe in your private space with your therapist who is waiting to help you make a real difference in your life. Unlimited messaging therapy costs $25 a week, […]