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|Excuse Generator – We all need a good excuse now and then to escape work, school or an awkward situation. Sometimes you just can’t think of any good excuse and thats where the ExcuseGenerator comes in handy. It is an app for iPhone/iPod/iPad that just needs to know if the excuse is for work or for school. Read more: ExcuseGenerator: Generate Good Excuses For Being Absent (iPhone App).|
|– When it comes to sharing text online, people usually prefer email. However, to share some random text, like a quote you came across online or a nice paragraph from an article, then composing a new email message and then including multiple recipients is not an efficient way. This is where you’d head to a simple text sharing site like write.fm.|
|[NO LONGER WORKS] Spoken Twitter – is a nifty service for Twitter users that lets use voice to tweet. Here’s how it works – you sign up with the service, give it access to your Twitter account, call your nearest country based access number, speak your tweet and it gets posted as a SpokenTwit link on your Twitter profile.|
|Fur.ly – The URL shortening market is overcrowded with too many tools, but that doesn’t mean there’s no scope for innovation. That’s what you feel when you see Fur.ly. It’s a really cool URL shortener that combines multiple URL’s into a single link. Read more: Fur.ly: Multiple URL Shortener.|
|AutoTempest – Are you looking for a used car online? No need to jump from one used car website to another – AutoTempest is the only site you will need to visit. AutoTempest is a free to use website which lets you search for used cars across many sites. The sites it searches for cars includes autotrader.com, cars.com, automotive.com, and others. Read more: AutoTempest: Search For Used Cars Across Multiple Websites.|
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