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 – Bluetooth Auto-Connect, Noto Fonts, & YouTube MP3 Generator

27th August, 2014

Bluetooth Auto-Connect – is a solution to your Bluetooth connection problems. It automatically tries to connect to your Bluetooth devices when Bluetooth has been turned on or when your device screen goes on. First, connect and pair with your Bluetooth device manually (this is a requirement) and then just turn off and on Bluetooth (or […]

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Cool Websites & Tools – Rate The Cops, Public Domain Goodies, & Awesome Mode

26th August, 2014

Five-O Police Rating – empowers citizens to rate, review and store the details of their interactions with local law enforcement officers. The system then aggregates all scores for a particular county or police officer and assigns by county and officer a dynamic grade for courtesy and professionalism. Citizens are also able to search incident comments […]

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Is Burnout Making You Hate Your Work? 5 Ways To Find Your Flow Again

25th August, 2014

I’m approaching 40 in February, and I am burnt out with my job. I’ve been writing and getting professionally published for the past 27 years and I am exhausted. So much so that I am questioning whether or not writing and blogging are things I want to continue doing for the rest of my working […]

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Cool Websites & Tools – GIF Memes, Mad Email Newsletters, & Rubber Stamps

25th August, 2014

GIF YouTube – a meme is a funny picture (often with a caption attached) which can go viral around the Internet. One form of this meme can be a GIF image. GIF YouTube enables you to take a scene from a YouTube video and turn it into a GIF image. All you have to do […]

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Cool Websites & Tools – Sell Digital Goods, Create Your Own Hacker News, & Good Books

24th August, 2014

FetchApp – is the easiest way to sell digital goods such as music, videos, photos, e-books, PDF’s, or software online. Produce your masterpiece, send your files to FetchApp, and get paid when people download your stuff. It seamlessly integrates with popular payment systems like Shopify, WordPress, Bigcommerce, Goodsie, PayPal and many others. Twibble – is […]

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Cool Websites & Tools – Remote Desktop Gateway, Mobile Email Popup, & Dreams Research

23rd August, 2014

Prizmia – seamlessly connects to your GoPro. Record the GoPro LIVE feed with a full-screen preview, control settings, transfer files, add custom filters & effects live or after recording, adjust speed, trim, and instantly upload to your favorite social media sites from within the app. Upload 4K videos to YouTube from within the app, with […]

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Cool Websites & Tools – Arrange Your Subscriptions, Share Campus Images, & Markup Gmail Attachments

22nd August, 2014

10at10to10 – Capture and report on those three simple events. What you did yesterday (Done), what you’re going to do today (Doing) and what’s stopping you getting stuff done (Blocker). The service is very Twitter-friendly. Fire off a Twitter Direct Message to @10at10to10 with the hashtag of #done and you’ll see it in your done […]

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Cool Websites & Tools – Online Tutors, Analyze Your Cloud Storage, & Organize Your Child Support

21st August, 2014

JukeBoxLessons – is a global marketplace where you can find thousand of tutors from all parts of the world and learn a vast variety of subjects and topics online. Book quality affordable lessons from as low as $5. Pay for your lessons with your favorite credit card through a secure bank platform. Payments to teachers […]

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Cool Websites & Tools – Email Footers, Binge On XBox One, & Deep Freeze Files

20th August, 2014

Email Footer App – is a Chrome extension that adds contextual footers to the important e-mails you send. It extends Gmail by allowing you to include custom footer templates to e-mails. Email Footer App works great for the following use cases – sales emails, partnership emails, investor emails, and personal emails. Vatler – Drop-off your […]

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Cool Websites & Tools – Political Contributions, New Wikipedia Interface, & GDrive Access

19th August, 2014

Greenhouse – is a free browser extension for Chrome, Safari, and Firefox that exposes the role money plays in the US Congress. Displays on any webpage, detailed campaign contribution data for every Senator and Representative, including the total amount received and breakdown by industry and by size of donation. Using this, you can discover the […]

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Cool Websites & Tools – World Wind Currents, Fatherly Advice, & Bet On You Losing Weight

18th August, 2014

Earth – An Animated Map – at any one time, wind currents are flowing around the world, at different temperatures and speeds. This will show where the wind will end up next. An Animated Map enables you to spin the globe with your mouse and see where the wind currents are, and which ones are […]

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Cool Websites & Tools – Analyze Your Contracts, Instant Invoices, & Sell Your Study Notes

17th August, 2014

Smart Selfie – is a voice-guided photo taking app that uses facial recognition to guide you in how to move or rotate your camera to take the perfect selfie with your back camera. Once your camera is in position, Smart Selfie takes the photo automatically. There is no need to press any buttons, touch the […]

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Cool Websites & Tools – Public Radio News, Anonymous Confessions, & Global Terrorism

15th August, 2014

NPR One – is the new audio app that connects you to a stream of public radio news and stories curated for you. Storytelling and rigorous reporting that informs, engages, inspires and surprises. It’s public radio made personal. NPR One starts with the latest headlines then moves to a flow of stories that increase your […]

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Cool Websites & Tools – Android Coding Patterns, Social Media Marketing, & Create Mixtapes

14th August, 2014

Easy Uninstaller – is an easy, fast & handy uninstall tool for Android. Remove apps by using several taps. Clean up storage and free up more space. Features include batch uninstall, list all installed apps, show app name, version, update time, and size. Search for an app by name, and much more. Codota – is […]

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Some Of The Best Mac Software Comes Pre-Installed

13th August, 2014

While many Windows systems come bloated with crap you will never need or want, Mac OS X provides these following gems.