Cool Websites and Tools [December 8th 2012]

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   Cool Websites and Tools [December 8th 2012]


WinX DVD Ripper Platinum – This is a user-friendly desktop application for Windows computers as well as Mac computers. The application helps convert your DVD movies into other digital video formats. This helps create a backup of your DVD video and it also makes it easier for you to transfer the video because there is now one file to share instead of multiple folders and files. Read more: WinX DVD Ripper Platinum: A Desktop Application To Rip Video DVDs Fast [10 Free Licenses]

   Cool Websites and Tools [December 8th 2012]


Passmark DiskCheckup – SMART is an acronym that stands for Self-Monitoring Analysis and Reporting Technology. Modern hard disks come with SMART attributes built into them. Here to help you monitor those attributes on a Windows computer is an app called PassMark DiskCheckup. Read more: PassMark DiskCheckup: Monitor The SMART Attributes Of Your Hard Disk Drives


   Cool Websites and Tools [December 8th 2012]


Desktop Movie – Computer users will often play a movie on their computer and continue to use other applications. This hides the video and you are only able to hear the audio of the movie while using the other apps. Here to present a solution to this is a desktop application called Desktop Movie. Read more: Desktop Movie: Play a Movie On Your Windows Desktop Wallpaper


   Cool Websites and Tools [December 8th 2012]


Eventable – is a calendar sharing service that allows users to subscribe and follow calendars (e.g. of their favorite sports teams) and for organizations to easily share their calendars online. Call it Feedburner for calendar events. To share a calendar with the world, you simply place an embeddable follow button on your website. Read more: Eventable: Easy Calendar Sharing


   Cool Websites and Tools [December 8th 2012]


EatThisMuch – If you are dieting, then there is a certain number of calories you want to allow yourself through food. Here to help find out which meals can fulfill your calorie requirements is a web app called Eat This Much, a free to use web application that shows you which meals you should be eating. Read more: EatThisMuch: Get Meal Suggestions Based on How Many Calories You Want to Consume


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Pranav Mahajan

The desktop movie is quite useless. since vlc allows us to do just the same

Aibek Esengulov

yeah but not everyone is aware of that feature.

Giggity Goebbels


Lisa Santika Onggrid

And not everyone move on from WMP yet.


I am not able to login through FB.

Aibek Esengulov

are you trying to login to MakeUseOf?

Hemant Devarapalli

eventable sounds nice!

Sameen Karim

Thanks! If you have any questions/feedback or want an invite, email me at


EatThisMuch will be useful.