Cool Websites and Tools [December 16th 2012]

muo   Cool Websites and Tools [December 16th 2012]Check out some of the latest MakeUseOf discoveries. Most of the listed websites are FREE or come with a decent free account option. If you want to have similar cool website round-ups delivered to your daily email, subscribe here.

   Cool Websites and Tools [December 16th 2012]


Quick Picture Tools – There are numerous fun things you can do to your digital images: add text to them, round their corners, combine images, etc. But often you have to use a different website for each type of effect. Here to offer most of those fun effects in a single package, is a website called Quick Picture Tools. Read more: Quick Picture Tools: 12 Image Manipulation Tools Offered On A Single Dashboard

   Cool Websites and Tools [December 16th 2012]


Roadster – This app helps you monitor your mileage automatically. This is accomplished by using your phone’s GPS to monitor the departure and destination locations of your journeys and monitoring your journey for the miles travelled. The GPS used is power-optimized and its energy consumption adjusts according to your battery level. Read more: Roadster: Automatically Track Your Mileage Using Your iOS Device


   Cool Websites and Tools [December 16th 2012]


Mapsaurus – Android’s app selection has finally caught up with iOS in the past year, with the more popular services already launching their Android apps alongside their iOS offerings. But finding apps through Google Play is still a chore. Fortunately we have Mapsaurus, a web-based service that makes app discovery for Android more convenient. Read more: Mapsaurus: Cool App Discovery Tool For Android


   Cool Websites and Tools [December 16th 2012]


Syncbox – Thanks to the technology of today, many people use at least one other gadget in addition to their computer; some people even own multiple gadgets and computer. Synchronization of files between these gadgets operating on various platforms can be done using a tool called Syncbox. The app uses your desktop computer’s local storage as cloud storage. Read more: Syncbox: Sync Files Between Your PC, Mac, Ubuntu Machine, Android Phone & iOS Device


   Cool Websites and Tools [December 16th 2012]


Educreations Interactive Whiteboard – Most people love to learn something new. The desire to gain knowledge is something that seems to be hard-coded into each person. Many people also love to teach others what they know. After all, if no one taught, there would be nothing to learn. Educreations Interactive Whiteboard is an iPad app designed for the learner and teacher in all of us. Read more: Educreations Interactive Whiteboard: Watch And Create Educational Videos [iPad]


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cool . . syncbox looks good . .

Efi Dreyshner

It is an awesome website!
Very recommend :)

Chew Jian Yue

Syncbox looks cool and I want to use it ON UBUNTU!!

Thomas Petrucha

on the download page is an installer for Ubuntu ;)

Thomas Petrucha

some nice sites … as the others said … syncbox will be worth a closer look ;)


I don understand the Syncbox website. Do I need a Windows computer as the server?

Rohit Jhawer

Mapsaurus is good. Not that gr8 but good enough its still in beta so long way to go.


Mapsaurus looks great ! Somethinh i have been looking for, for quite a while

Nazim Lachter

Mapsaurus O.o

Muhammad Rizwan

yep cool….syncbox is great and desktop installer is available for ubuntu as well…