Today in Cool Websites and Tools, we take a look at 5 cool websites, including a streaming audio iOS app, a site that streamlines going out for a meal with friends, calculating a livability score for any area of the United States, a musicians social network, and a search engine for free vector images.
Swell Radio – is the quickest and easiest way to listen to audio news and information. Instant access to free and unlimited streaming audio from iTunes, NPR, ABC, BBC, CBC, TED, ESPN, and more. Listen and discover while commuting in the car or exercising at the gym. Listen to what Swell plays. If you like it, keep listening. If not, just swipe to move on.
Meals With Friends – coordinates group food ordering for you and your coworkers/friends/guests. Collaborate in real time to construct your order, pay on one tab, and enjoy the peace of mind knowing that everyone got what they wanted. Thousands of great choices in cities all over the United States.
Areavibes – Type an address, neighborhood, zip code or city to find the best places to live in and around that location. Adjust certain metrics like crime, cost of living and housing prices based on what’s most important to you. Get location specific data for each area, including local amenities, crime rates, cost of living and housing prices. A total Livability Score is then calculated out of 100.
Jellynote – is a social platform for musicians. Upload your compositions and search for other original covers. See tabs, chords and sheet music for various songs for various artists and bands. Follow other users and request tabs, chords and sheet music for songs not yet on the site. Collect all of your music on the site by signing in under your Facebook ID.
4Vector – Are you constantly on the lookout for new free vector images? If so, then check out 4Vector, a search engine containing more than 180,000 free vector images. Files can come in either ai., .svg, or .eps format, and can be downloaded at the click of a button, no login and signup required. Share your favourite vectors to social media and each image is tagged for easier finding.