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'extra' post Check out some of the latest makeuseof discoveries. All listed websites are FREE (or come with a decent free account option). No trials or buy-to-use craplets. For even more app reviews subscribe to makeuseof directory. Want to submit your application to MakeUseOf directory ? See how here.

(1) 99counters – Fancy real-time traffic counters for your blog or social networking profiles (Orkut, Friendster, Hi5, Bebo, Myspace etc.) Read more …

(2) Alerts.com – Useful service that sends you alerts for stuff you want to be notified about. Get alerts on the cheapest gas prices in the area, news alerts, weather reports, traffic reports, birthday reminders, hotel price drop notifications, latest baseball scores and so on. Read more …

(3) BgPatterns – Great collection of easily repeatable patterns for website backgrounds. Create unique tiled backgrounds for your website using different patterns, colors, textures and transparency options. Plenty of possibilities.

(4) [NO LONGER WORKS] Feed Source – Easily embed any RSS feed on your blog or website. It can be a wordpress blog or any other website, it works everywhere.

(5) [NO LONGER WORKS] Google Ride Finder – Looking for a ride to an airport, movie theater, your favorite bar, shopping mall or any other place? Need a limo service as soon as possible? Using Google’s Ride Finder service you can search for available taxis, shuttles and limousines in your locality.

(6) [NO LONGER WORKS] Instinctiv – Free iPhone / iPod Touch app that shuffles your music playlist to make sure that you always hear what you like. It achieves this by analyzing your listening habits, skipping behavior, how often and when certain tunes are played and so on. Read more (incl. video demo): Instinctiv – Better Music Shuffle Feature for your iPhone.

(7) Mikogo – Screen sharing app that lets you host live presentations and share whatever you see on the screen – in its true color quality – with upto 10 people at the same time. Read more (incl. video demo): Mikogo – Screen Sharing App for Skype and Windows.

(8) [NO LONGER WORKS] Pluribo – Quickly analyze Amazon product reviews and produce a concise natural language summary for any product.

(9) PrimoSpot – Here is a nice little web app for New Yorkers. PrimoSpot helps you find free parking spots and garages in busy areas of NYC. At the moment it covers parking spots in Manhattan and Brooklyn areas. Queens, Philadelphia and Boston areas are coming soon. Read more: PrimoSpot – Find a Parking Spot in New York City (NYC).

(10) TinyPaste – Temporary paste bin for sharing text notes. Simply copy and paste some text and get a short TinyPaste link pointing to the shared text. Post this link on Twitter, add it to emails, chat messages”¦ anywhere. Read more: TinyPaste – Quickly Get Shareable URL for any Text.

NOTE: These are just half of the applications that were added to our directory in the last 3-4 days. To keep up-to-date on all directory additions subscribe to MakeUseOf Directory here. Want latest reviews in your email ? Subscribe via email.

  1. David Hobson
    July 2, 2008 at 11:30 pm

    Great list of websites thanks.

  2. ana
    July 2, 2008 at 11:08 pm

    [http://play.typeracer.com/index?room=R3Vlc3Q4NzMzMTcyODQ1NTAzNDIwNjk1]

  3. Kana
    July 2, 2008 at 6:13 pm

    Just a note - the description for Bgpatterns is the same one as Ridefinder.

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