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|ShadowDrive – Do you find it problematic to share files online with your Facebook friends? Uploading a file onto an online file host, copying the link, and then sending it to a friend on Facebook is inconvenient – it would be far simpler to upload and share files on Facebook through the same website. The latter is a function you can perform using a website called ShadowDrive. Read more: ShadowDrive: A Web Service To Easily Upload Files & Share With Online Friends|
|Statwing – Plugging data into a spreadsheet is simple. It might be a little tedious, and it is certainly not fun, but it’s a job anyone can figure out how to do in a relatively short amount of time. However, generating meaningful insights from that data is a much more difficult thing to do. There is always plenty of information that can be extrapolated from data, but just looking at it and trying to find correlations is tough. That’s where the website Statwing comes into play. Read more: Statwing: Quickly Turn Your Data Into Useful Insights|
|PicTRO – As more people begin switching over to Windows 8 and its ARM cousin Windows RT, more apps are appearing in the Microsoft Store. PicTRO is a new app that uses the “Modern UI” (formerly known as Metro) in the pursuit of photography, image discovery and sharing with your friends. PicTRO is an image discovery engine that pulls in content from DeviantArt. Read more: PicTRO: Discover & Share DeviantArt From This Windows 8/RT App|
|Lazy Paint – As the name would suggest, Lazy Paint quickly and effortlessly turns your photographs into paintings which requires little or no artistic skill on your part. Simply find an image and let Lazy Paint do the work, or using your multi-touch tablet use a variety of brushes to bring your image to life. Read more: Lazy Paint: Turn Your Photos Into Paintings On Windows 8/RT|
|– See pictures taken nearby every time you check in somewhere on FourSquare. Squaredgram is a fun app for FourSquare you can check out immediately after checking in anywhere. Everyone knows FourSquare is aware of your location. So is Instagram. Squaredgram take advantage of this fact by showing you a random public photo.|
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