Cool Software and Websites: (All free unless stated otherwise)
- DesktopNexus – huge gallery of free desktop wallpapers.
- eBookSearchr | JustFreeBooks – two comprehensive ebook search engines.
- – create and share your own broadcast channel featuring your fav. web videos in customized video player.
- Perian (Mac OSX) – handy Quicktime addon that integrates support for many popular video formats: AVI, FLV, MKV, MPEG4 , DivX, subtitle support (SSA, SRT) and lots more.
- Stopwatch – online stopwatch and count-down timer. Also available as a widget (Mac Dashboard, Vista Sidebar) or a stand-alone program.
- TXTdrop – send free Mobile text messages to anywhere in US or Canada. Extras: get it as widget (Mac, Win), add it to your blog or Myspace profile.
- Voki – free service for creating customized talking avatars that can be added to your blog or web-profile. More features to come.
- – fun website where you can ask users whatever YES/NO style questions you have, stir discussions and get dozens of quick replies within the first hour.
- video editing tool from Youtube. Let’s you keep an original file and assemble a new video in a drag’n drop timeline. Mix videos, add photos, background music, graphic effects, transitions, etc. – easy-to-use
Cool Articles and Tips
- 230+ Keyboard shortcuts for top web services [mashable.com]
- iPhone: excellent iPhone Review [engadget.com] + Top 25: Web Apps for the iPhone [rev2.org]
- 20 Firefox extensions that will save you money [savingadvice.com]
- Are you sure that you are using the best word processor? [donationcoder.com]
- Superb Airbrush PhotoShop tutorial [tutorialdash.com]