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(1) AllCDCovers – Comprehensive CD cover library where you can find and download covers for almost any movie, album or game. The site lists around 350.000 covers for 120.000 titles. You can search for covers and browse them alphabetically. Read more: AllCDCovers: Extensive CD Cover Library
(2) [NO LONGER WORKS] FilesOverMiles – Direct file sharing tool for quick and secure file transfer over the internet. There is no installation or sign up, and transferred files are not stored anywhere. Simply choose the file on your computer and FilesOverMiles will generate a web URL for the transfer. Copy the link and forward it to anyone you want. Read more:
(3) [NO LONGER WORKS] Footbo – Social network for soccer fans where they can check the latest news, view photos/videos and interact with thousands of other fans. The site lists live scores of football matches from around the world and lets you personalize your own football news. Dozens of blogs by ardent football fans and experts provide insight and opinions on the latest events. Read more:
(4) RideTheCity – This site lets you find the safest and shortest bike route between any two points in New York City. Unlike other mapping applications such as MapQuest or Google Maps, RideTheCity only includes the roads that are meant for biking and tries to find a route that maximizes the use of bike lanes and greenways. Read more: RideTheCity: Find Safe Bike Routes in NYC
(5) Zefty – Online application that helps parents teach money-management to children and also track their allowance. Using Zetfy, parents can set up virtual accounts for their kids and then specify how much allowance they get. The kids can then log in into their accounts and see how much money they have. The application works just like an actual bank account but everything is based on virtual money. Read more: Zefty: Web App For Teaching Money Management To Children
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