Cool Websites and Tools [December 10th 2012]

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ClipSync – When you have to copy text from your phone to your computer or vice versa, you have to save it in a text file and then transfer that file to the destination device. Then you have to open the file, copy the text it contains, and paste it in your desired application. This inconveniently long procedure can be made faster using a tool called ClipSync. Read more: ClipSync: Synchronize Copied Clipboard Text Between your PC & Android phone

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Fleksy – Predictive text input and autocorrect options are now built into many modern phones. However the algorithms used by such functions are not very accurate and end up wasting time rather than saving it. Here to help solve this problem is an iOS application called Fleksy. You can use Fleksy to type text predictively. Mainly, the app is targeted at user with impaired vision. Read more: Fleksy: An Excellent Predictive Text Input Application for iOS devices

 

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dp.huubang.me – Do you need a way to temporarily send a piece of text from your computer to your mobile device? If you are looking for a way to do this as quickly as possible, DP is perfect for you. You can type in long strings of text and send it to your mobile device where you can copy it or do whatever you need to with it. Read more: dp.huubang.me: Send Bits Of Text To Your Mobile From PC & Back

 

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Mobento – Students search for educational videos to learn about subjects all the time. But educational videos on the same subject can be of a various nature and not take the approach that you were hoping. Here to help is a source of educational videos that lets you search for videos based on the words spoken in them; this source is called Mobento. Read more: Mobento: Search For Educational Videos Based On Words Spoken In Them

 

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RealtimeBoard – Do you need a place to collaborate freely? RealtimeBoard is an awesome browser-based white board that helps you and others collaborate in a very open environment. Instead of the limiting framework in Google Docs, you can use this to do almost anything. There are lots of tools in this web app. You can use it to draw, make sticky notes, write text, and more. Read more: RealtimeBoard: Easy To Use Browser-Based White Board

 

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Comments (13)
  • Vishal Srivastava

    Great websites!! Mobento may help me with my studies!!
    Thanks!!

  • Rudi Niemand

    I’ve been seeing a lot of RealtimeBoard-type sites pop up – I mainly use ‘corkboard.me’ – even though it’s more limited, it’s great for sharing notes between computers.

  • Chris Cummings

    Great sites…lots of new things for me to dig through!

  • Chew Jian Yue

    Mobento should be used in schools for better learning..

    • Lisa Santika Onggrid

      I agree. It’ll help teachers find quality videos for their lectures.

  • Alexander

    Great selection :). http://dp.huubang.me/ Is a solution that i have looked for, for a long time !

    • Huu Bang

      Thanks Alexander. I have added a feature to send file from PC to mobile. The other way round is being implemented as Safari now supports File Upload :) So check back again in the near future. Thanks :)

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