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|InfoSniper – Your IP address isn’t just a random series of numbers: it can be used to identify where you are geographically. InfoSniper can not only find out where the computer identified by any IP address is geographically, but it also goes one step further by showing you where this location is on a Google Map. Read more: InfoSniper: Find The Geographic Origin Of Any IP address.|
|PageAddict – It is so hard not to waste time on sites like Facebook, YouTube and Twitter. More so because there is no easy way of tracking how much time you have actually wasted on different sites. All of this changes with a cool Firefox extension called PageAddict. Read more: PageAddict: A FireFox Extension To Monitor Time Spent On Websites.|
|[NO LONGER WORKS] JournoTwit – Twitter is all the rage nowadays but many people want additional features and are switching to various third party clients to get them. Here is a new web-based Twitter tool that is simply awesome called JournoTwit.|
|Text To Voice – If English isn’t your first language – or even if it is – you’re bound to occasionally stumble upon a word you don’t know how to pronounce when browsing the web. When that happens, Firefox extension Text to Voice is a very good plugin to have around. Read more: Text To Voice: Firefox Extension Vocalizes Highlighted Words.|
|[NO LONGER WORKS] Fwix – If you love reading local news, but absolutely hate how the website of your local newspaper is laid out, Fwix is a local news aggregator that certainly worth checking out. This service seeks out news sources in your city and aggregates the biggest stories on a clean homepage that includes your local weather.|
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