Cool Websites and Tools [March 29th 2013]

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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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Apowersoft Free Online Audio Recorder – Do you need to use your computer to record various sounds? Generally, making this happen involves downloading some pretty advanced software to your system. However, we have discovered an easier way, and it can be done right from within your favorite web browser. This cool tool is called Apowersoft Free Online Audio Recorder, and, as the name implies, it allows you to record audio from any source. Read more: Apowersoft Free Online Audio Recorder: Record Microphone Or System Sounds In Your Browser

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OneCloud Text Editor – Try out a simple text editor for Android that saves to Box. If you want an extremely simple text editor on your Android phone or tablet OneCloud just might be what you’re looking for. Offered by the Box team, OneCloud Text Editor is a simple fork of the TED text editor with built-in support for Box’s cloud storage. It’s simple but stable. Read more: OneCloud Text Editor: Simple Text Editor That Saves To Box [Android]


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Pin-a-Note – Are you looking for an easy way to leave yourself little reminders on Windows 8 or Windows RT? Well, if you are, you should check out Pin-a-Note. It is an easy to use app that allows you to pin handy little notes right to your start screen. This puts them close at hand and makes them easy to access when you need them. The design fits right into the UI for Windows 8. Read more: Pin-a-note: Pin Notes Directly To The Start Screen [Windows 8]


My image – Remembering all the things we need to accomplish can be a challenge. Every day we all face all kinds of goals and challenges that need to get done, and missing one can be devastating. Thankfully, there are plenty of apps out there that help us remember to get things done. is a great example of what a to-do app can do with a simple interface. Read more: Simple Browser-Based ToDo List App


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[NO LONGER WORKS] Windows 8 Cover Photo Creator – Windows 8, the latest operating system by Microsoft, has gained a lot of fans and critics. If you fall in the former category and have a Facebook account, there is an excellent way to express your love for the OS – by making a Windows 8-styled Facebook profile cover photo. To do this, simply check out Windows 8 Cover Photo Creator. Read more: Windows 8 Cover Photo Creator: Create a Windows 8 Style Cover Photo For Your Facebook Profile


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Chris Marcoe

Always good things to be had is the cool websites and tools posts.

Imogen Deacons

yeah, it really gives me many cool tools, like the Apowersoft Free Online Audio Recorder, it helped me record audio from my computer without downloading a program, it’s awesome. I will look forward to more cool websites and tools posts.


Alyssa Dalyn

Hi, may be you can try adding to your list of tools? NewsAssist is a powerful tool and a great working environment that is fully integrated with FireFox.

“blogging tool”:

Aibek Esengulov

thanks, we’ll check it out


Andrei Ungurean

Thanks for the browser based ToDo List App



thanks for the free audio recorder!

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