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iNaturalist – Nature lovers rejoice, because we have found an amazing website, Android and iPhone application that is tailor-made for people who love photographing interesting things they discover in nature. iNaturalist offers a way for users to snap images of things found in the wild using their Android or iPhone device. Read more: iNaturalist: Community Driven Site For All Kinds Of Nature Photos

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Sunrise 7 – Have you ever wanted a really easy to use, intuitive way to tweak Windows 7 and make it perform more to your liking? Well if so, than Sunrise 7 is a great option for you. It has a slew of Windows 7 tweaks that makes your computer way more awesome and way more customized. Read more: Sunrise 7: Make Some Really Cool Tweaks To Windows 7


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Loonapix – is a decent tool that lets you add various effects to your photos. After you choose an effect from a selection of over a hundred, you can upload a photo from your computer or link to one from the web. When the picture is uploaded, you can crop it before applying the effect. Once created, it can be downloaded. Read more: Loonapix: Add Cool Effects & Frames To Your Photos


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Chat For Google – Google Chat is awesome, but if you close your Gmail window it also disappears. Chat For Google is an official extension from Google that fixes that by giving you a chat box irrespective of the website you are browsing. It lets you chat with your Gmail and Google+ contacts quickly and easily without actually going to a Google site. Read more: Chat For Google: Chat With Your Gmail & Google+ Contacts From Anywhere [Chrome]


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GeoEmpires – Often in fictional media, such as books and movies, the creators will often come up with fictional places that do not exist. The same applies to video games: places in the games are usually fictional. But imagine how fun it would be to play a game that not only incorporates real places, but also changes your game according to the geographical location you are at. Such a game could let players challenge nearby players and be champions of their own territories. This unique approach for a location-based game has been taken by the highly enjoyable game called GeoEmpires. Read more: GeoEmpires: A Location-Based Game That Lets You Conquer Real Territories


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  1. Jon Smith
    June 11, 2012 at 5:17 am

    Since the site for Sunrise7 is in Polish, does the program itself run in Polish?
    Chat for Google promoted? Huh, Google is quite anxious after they bought Meebo

    • Dave LeClair
      June 12, 2012 at 3:45 am

      It supports both.

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