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(1) Criticker – Nice movie suggestion engine which makes the process of discovering and reviewing movies a painless one. It uses the Taste Compatibility Index (TCI) to match you with people who have similar tastes in movies, so you should get a fairly good advice from other users on what you’d love to watch and what you might hate. Read more: Criticker – Movie Suggestion Engine
(2)– Social calendaring application that provides a calendar where you can add your events, make events public or private, share events with your friends and see the events on their calendar.
(3) AllFreeEssays – Free user shared database of more than 50,000 student university essays, term papers and reports. Essays are categorized into several categories. Users may browse essays by topic or search using keywords. Read more: AllFreeEssays – Free Student Essays, Papers & Reports
(4) SearchBastard – Advanced search add-on for Firefox that incorporates some mind-boggling search tools and mechanisms which turn your browser into a search power house. You can group search engines, clean up search results, perform multisearch, quickly look up words on a page by selecting the text, add the non-conventional search engines to your list and much more. Read more: SearchBastard – Firefox Advanced Search Add-on
(5) [NO LONGER WORKS] TweetBlocker – Twitter tool which aims to clean up your Twitter stream by identifying spammers and helping you unfollow them. Using highly advanced filtering, it catalogs and ranks the top spammers on Twitter, allowing users to quickly and easily find and block them.
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