Cool Websites and Tools [July 3rd 2013]

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Video Tape – Most websites have their textual content spread all over the webpage while the video content remains on top. This means that while playing the video, if you scroll down to read other content, you are no longer able to view the video being played. Here to help with this is a browser extension called Video Tape. Read more: Video Tape: Reposition Flash Videos On Webpages However You Want

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BeamApp – There must have been many instances when you wished that you could magically transfer your computer’s tasks to your phone. For example, you might be looking up a map on your computer and you would want to transfer it to your phone quickly rather than having to browse for the map on the tiny screen of your phone. Similarly, sending phone numbers, texts, and other things to your phone from your computer. Read more: BeamApp: Continue Your iPhone Activity From Your Mac Computer

 

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PinGraphy – Pinterest is a highly popular web service that lets you ‘pin’ interesting items to your account’s wall for others to see. Here to help you schedule posts to be pinned is a web service called PinGraphy. Read more: PinGraphy: Schedule The Things You Want To Pin On Pinterest

 

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Text Mode for Chrome – There are many webpages that we visit daily to read their content. However the numerous pictures, videos, and ads on these pages increase their loading time to an inconvenient value. Here to help is a friendly tool called Text Mode for Chrome. Read more: Text Mode for Chrome: Block Images & Videos On Websites To Only View The Text

 

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Padlet – Do you want to quickly set up a blog or website for a particular topic but feel that WordPress and Tumblr simply involve too many setup steps? If yes, then you should definitely check out a site called Padlet. Read more: Padlet: A Platform To Create Drag-And-Drop Sharing & Blogging Websites

 

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  • Kishan T

    I would try “Text mode for Chrome” for sure… Thanks for sharing :)

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