Cool Websites and Tools [March 12th 2013]

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HelloCamera – Image filters are tools that give your digital photographs the look you desire. But you need to know which situation to apply a particular filter to. If you would like some help in this department while taking photos through your iPhone, you should check out a tool called HelloCamera. Read more: HelloCamera: Automatically Set The Right Image Filter For Your Photos To Get Best Results [iOS]

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SpeakMe – Android users running version 2.1 and above can make use of SpeakMe, an app that speaks incoming notifications aloud in instances when reading from the screen might not be possible. Driving, physical exercise and other times when direct access to your phone are all good uses for this free little app. Rather than have every notification read aloud, it is possible to specify which applications should use the service. Read more: SpeakMe: Hear Your Notifications Spoken Aloud Rather Than Reading Them [Android 2.1+]

 

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QuickRes – Retina display technology packs a lot of pixels into the display screen, thus enabling you to set much higher resolutions. However because the icons you view become very small, the laptops do not have those high resolutions set by default. Here to help you switch to those high resolutions and back is a Mac app called QuickRes. Read more: QuickRes: Easily Switch Screen Resolutions On MacBook Pro With Retina Display

 

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MyCoverPoint – When the timeline interface was introduced by Facebook, many criticized it for its two-panel posting which caused people to shift from left to right panes and vice versa. However one feature that was universally liked was the cover photo. It can be said that your cover photo is the wallpaper for your Facebook timeline and a good wallpaper leaves a lasting impression. Read more: MyCoverPoint: Get & Create Beautiful Facebook Cover Photos

 

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Deets – We have a lot of different people in our contacts including friends, family members, and coworkers. When it comes to sharing information with them, you do it on different levels – various levels of information are shared depending on your group of contacts. Here to help you do that through your iPhone is a phone called Deets. Read more: Deets: Selectively Share Info with Your Contacts Through Your iPhone

 

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Comments (5)
  • Kevin Guite

    Cool websites and other updates in http://www.makeuseof.com are sufficient to stay abreast of the latest technological development in today’s computer age. I recommend the site to every tech enthusiast.

  • Bobby Brinkley

    I love this daily article. I find at least one interesting site every time I read it.

    • Garris Rago

      Completely agree, Cool Websites and Tools are definitely one of if not my favourite posts on makeuseof

  • Ashish Gill

    Kudos to this cool article… :)

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