Cool Websites and Tools [June 16th 2012]

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Check out some of the latest MakeUseOf discoveries. Most of the listed websites are FREE or come with a decent free account option. If you want to have similar cool website round-ups delivered to your daily email, subscribe here.

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Dropspot Lite – It is inconvenient to connect your phone to your computer with a wire each time you need to transfer files. A far easier option is made available by an app called DropSpot Lite, a free to use phone app for Android devices. DropSpot lets you wirelessly transfer files from your computer to your phone through Wi-Fi. Read more: DropSpot Lite: Easily Transfer Files From Your Computer To Your Phone [Android]

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Read Later – Read It Later and Instapaper are services that let you add articles and items for your later reading list. If you are a user of either of these services and own a Mac, then you will find Read Later to be an useful app. It is a free Mac application that provides you access to your Read It Later and Instapaper account. Read more: Read Later: A Desktop App To Read Your Read It Later Or Instapaper Items [Mac]

 

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InFocus – When you ask a friend to check out something on a website, they spend a great deal of time looking for what you were talking about. Here to save time for you both is a web service called InFocus – it highlights rectangular portions of a webpage. The site does not ask you to register for any accounts; you simply visit its homepage and enter the URL of the page. Read more: InFocus: Easily Highlight Part Of A Webpage & Share

 

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Tab Shutter – Closing your open tabs can sometimes be a dilemma; you don’t want to clutter your browser with too much tabs, but you know that you are most probably still going to use them at a later time. Tab Shutter is a Chrome extension that can help you organize your tab clutter by letting you save your currently open tabs, so that you can open them later, even on another computer. Read more: Tab Shutter: Save Open Tabs & Prevent Tab Clutter [Chrome]

 

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SMS From PC – If you are sitting in your home, it is always easier to type on a computer keyboard than it is from the touch screen keyboard on your Android device. That is why SMS From PC exists. It gives you an easy to use way to read and send messages from your computer, without ever picking up your mobile phone. Read more: SMS From PC: Send & Read SMS Messages From Your Computer [Android]

 

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ecd4a4d35dce1b96560e85a8ce64f578

sms from pc is pretty sweet. :)

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Thegreatvinay

Wonderful websites. all the websites are very useful. i love Tab Shutter and Sms from pc a lot .

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venkatp16

Tabshutter is very nice. think this is similar to tab groups in firefox. Good chrome has a plugin to group tabs… :) needs very patience in finding this kind of handy tools. Appreciate it.. thnx a ton.

Aibek Esengulov

thanks for the input

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