Cool Websites and Tools [December 21st 2012]

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My image   SVGeezy – SVG is an image format designed to scale indefinitely to any screen size, be it your smartphone or a 27′ iMac. So even if you increase the scale of such image in your browser it will show with a lossless quality. However, some of the older browsers still don’t support this format. SVGeezy is a handy JavaScript plugin that solves this issue.

My image   Simple Shutdown Timer – If you are using the latest version of Mac OSX, you instantly notice that Apple has done a great job with how sleep and instant-on works, that shutting down your Mac after use becomes less of an option. But if you can’t let go of your habit of shutting down your computer, then you can check out Simple Shutdown Timer. Read more: Simple Shutdown Timer: Schedules Sleep, Restart, & Shutdown For Mac
 
My image   nvpy – If you are a fan of fluid, and file agnostic note-taking apps like Notational Velocity, Linux users can now enjoy something similar with nvpy. This app is the closs-patform equivalent of Notational Velocity for OS X or ResophNotes for Windows. Unlike other note-taking apps that requires you to make a new note for each new entry. Read more: nvpy: Light Speed Note-Taking for Linux
 
My image   News Factory – Your web browser’s browsing history includes all the websites that you read to get news and updates from. Here to help you get the latest articles from those websites easily is a browser tool called News Factory, a browser extension for Google Chrome. The extension helps you get the latest news and updates from your favorite websites which you have visited in the past. Read more: News Factory: Read Websites & Social News Using Chrome’s Browsing History
 
My image   SiteCake – is a brand new CMS editor designed with small businesses in mind, focusing on allowing site editors to edit with minimal fuss and no technical knowledge. SiteCake lets editors edit the site while they browse it, including the ability to drag and drop media directly into the page. Unlike some of the more powerful CMS tools available, SiteCake has decided to limit the features. Read more: SiteCake: Content Management Which Is A Piece Of Cake

 

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