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|[NO LONGER WORKS] Fwix – Location is becoming more and more important as web technologies evolve. Fwix is a search tool that understands the importance of location and lets you search aggregated local news so you know whats going on in your neighborhood. When you enter a keyword and select a city/country for the location, Fwix displays search results.|
|– Are you organizing a small gathering or events amongst friends? Do you need a better way to assign event-related tasks to friends? If you answered yes to both questions, Divvyus is an interesting option to explore.|
|Google Alarm – If you are a privacy freak and want to find out when and how much of personal information Google is collecting then Google-Alarm is the tool you need. It is a Firefox add-on that alerts you whenever data is being sent to Google servers from your computer. Read more: Google Alarm: Know When Google Is Collecting Personal Information|
|DragonTape – Videos are more fun when they can be mixed together in any way you want. DragonTape is a web app that lets you do exactly that without any hassle. Just search for YouTube videos and then drag them into your timeline to add to your mix. Drag the videos to move them within your timeline. Read more: DragonTape: Create A Free Video MixTapes For Continuous Play|
|Wolfram Alpha Widgets – Wolfram Alpha made quite a stir when it was launched. It was dubbed as a new kind of knowledge engine, and it did live up to some of the expectations. However, the initial enthusiasm around the product seems to have died down and Wolfram Alpha Widgets looks to be the right step in spreading the word about this tool. Read more: Wolfram Alpha Widgets: Wolfram Alpha Widget Builder|
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