Cool Websites and Tools (edition #177)

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(1) 10-Fast-Fingers – Take touch typing speed test and find out how fast do you type and where do you stand against others. Read more: 10-Fast-Fingers – Online Touch Typing Speed Test.

(2) [NO LONGER WORKS] DealsLook – Handy Google-powered search engine that lets you search for discount deals on over 100+ top deal sites and forums from one place. You can filter search results to include deals only from past month, week, or day. Read more: DealsLook – Search Discount Deals on 100+ Deal Sites at Once.

(3) [NO LONGER WORKS] iPhoneModem – Innovative iPhone app which lets you use your iPhone as a modem and connect it to your Mac to access the internet. Read more: iPhoneModem – Use iPhone as a Modem.

(4) LetterFu – Useful website that provides you with foldable letter templates that you can print out and mail without using the envelope. Read more: LetterFu – Fold and Send Letters Without Using Envelopes.

(5) Look.fo – This little app makes sharing links to Google Search results easy. Get a pretty and short link to Google search results for any keyword. Quite handy for sharing links in emails, sms or chat messages. Look.fo – Cet Short and Pretty Links for Google Search Results.

(6) [NO LONGER WORKS] MyMusicRings – Upload files from your PC and make customized ringtones and wallpapers for your mobile phone. Once ready you can save ringtones back to your PC or send it directly to mobile phone. Read more: MyMusicRings – Make Ringtones & Wallpapers for your Cell Phone.

(7) Yammer – Basically it is a micro-blogging service like Twitter, the difference being that it is for businesses and enterprises where co-workers could use it among themselves to communicate what they are working on. Read more: Yammer – A Twitter For Businesses and Enterprises.

(8) [NO LONGER WORKS] Site-Perf – Want to quickly find out if your website loads fast enough? Site-Perf lets you measure your website’s loading speed. Read more: Site-Perf – Check Website Loading Speed.

(9) TextReminders – Send free SMS messages to any mobile in the US. Or use it to send recurrent reminders to your mobile. Read more: TextReminders – Send Free SMS and Setup SMS Reminders.

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. To subscribe via email click here.

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