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(1)– Nice Google Maps mash up that lets you find cafes, bars and restaurants that open late. It currently lists over 38,000 places across the US and more locations are added all the time.
(2) Swim.com – This is an online network for swimmers and people who are interested in and want to learn the various skills related to this sport. You can search for swimming buddies in your locality, find swim instructors near your place, check out pools, water parks, swim schools and swimming events in your area and join groups and forums. Read more: Swim.com: Online Network For Swimmers
(3) Thinkmeter – Easy decision making tool which helps you quickly collect opinions from friends when you are stuck at something and can’t decide. The tool has a clean user interface and makes the entire process of creating, sharing and evaluating decisions hassle-free. Read more: Thinkmeter: Online Tool For Easy Decision Making
(4) ReloadEvery – A web page auto refresh add-for Firefox which helps you refresh web pages on a schedule. The default reload options start from every 5 seconds and go on up to every 15 minutes. However, you can customize the time after which the pages are refreshed automatically. Read more: ReloadEvery: Scheduled Web Page Auto Refresh
(5) CopyTrans4 – Smart utility that cuts down the iTunes bloat and brings to you better organization and backup of your music, videos, photos, podcasts etc in the iPod or the iPhone. The new versions supports voice memos and MMS videos and has a “Smart backup” feature that helps you customize the transfer of your stuff from iPod to your PC. Read more: CopyTrans4: iPod / iPhone Transfer, Backup & Recovery Utility
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