Cool Websites and Tools [June 21st 2013]

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Narrable is a web service that lets you create audio slideshows with your photos. Or to put it simply, it lets you add a sound to a photo and then make it playable online. These photos with playable audios are called narrables. Each narrable can contain one or more photos with a separate audio attached to each photo. Read more: Narrable: Create Audio Slideshows From Your Photos

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Uberhype – Are you bored with listening to the same old music? Are you looking for a way to discover some new and exciting tunes that matches with your tastes? The Hype Machine Music platform is a great way to do this, and with the Android app UberHype, you can use the power of this service on the go. It allows you to discover new music using songs that are being blogged all over the Internet. Read more: UberHype: A Fantastic Social Music Discovery App [Android]

 

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CriticMarkup – is a useful downloadable toolkit for authors and editors to track changes in documents. It is similar to how you track changes in Microsoft Word but is much simpler in use, less messy and has minimal interface. Instead of having a separate document view for a version with edits and a version without edits, you have a single document view. Read more: CriticMarkup: Track Changes In Documents In Plain Text

 

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SubtlePatterns Bookmarklet – Have you ever wondered what your website’s plain, white background would be like if it was a little more interesting? Normally, you would have to create a graphic mock-up or go into the code and mix things around. However, thanks to Brad Jasper’s SubtlePatterns bookmarklet, this is a relatively easy task. The Subtle Patterns tool incorporates a script that will change the background for almost any site. Read more: SubtlePatterns Bookmarklet: Revise Your Website’s Design

 

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Dump Truck – There is certainly no shortage of cloud storage services these days. Dropbox first entered the space and took the file sharing world by storm, before Box, Microsoft Skydrive and Google Drive became competitors to the throne. Now there’s another cloud storage service and it’s called Dump Truck. Read more: Dump Truck: Robust & Secure Cloud Storage With 5GB Free Space

 

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Comments (6)
  • alikhan2100

    i like dump truck (:

  • David Moreira

    Dump Truck? Never heard of it, gonna try it. Thanks.

  • Phuc Ngoc

    Just another cloud storage service..

  • Chatinai C

    SubtlePatterns bookmarklet is very nice. I use it sometimes when I think that the site I’m reading look dull.

  • dragonmouth

    Dump Truck, a kind of pretentious name considering 5 GB storage is more pickup truck size rather than dump truck size. /grin/

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