Cool Websites and Tools [April 24th, 2010]

Ads by Google

Check out some of the latest MakeUseOf discoveries. All listed websites are FREE (or come with a decent free account option). No trials or buy-to-use craplets. For more cool websites and web app reviews subscribe to MakeUseOf Directory.

My image

 

AppBrain – aims to be the Android apps repository without the spam. All applications are reviewed to ensure quality, meaning you won’t have to wade through spam to find the good bits you’re looking for. AppBrain doesn’t store any applications on its own server; rather, it serves as an alternative interface to Google’s marketplace. Read more: AppBrain: Android Apps Repository With No Spam.

My image

 

Web2PDF – There are many ways to save a webpage as PDF, but one of the simplest tools is Web2PDF. Simply go to web2pdfconvert.com and enter the URL of any page you want to convert to PDF. That page will be saved as PDF and can be opened in your favorite PDF reader or downloaded to your hard drive. Read more: Web2PDF: Convert Web Pages To PDF Instantly.

 

My image

 

WePay – Paypal is a great tool for online money transfers but it doesn’t work too well when more than one individual are involved. WePay, on the other hand, is completely focused on groups. Once you create a group account on WePay you can use it to collect money from others via credit cards and bank accounts. Read more: WePay: Collect, Spend & Manage Money As A Group.

 

My image

 

HomePuzz – is a social networking service that lets you share photos, music, videos or simple websites via status updates. Similar to Twitter, you can follow other users of HomePuzz, mark their updates as favorites or even sort the updates into relevant categories. Read more: HomePuzz: Share Status Updates More Interactively.

 

My image

 

XLS2MYSQL – Managing blogs and websites have become a lot easier due to so many automated tools but it can still give you a tough time if you have to deal with stuff like PHP and MySQL without any web development background. XLS2MySQL is a dead simple tool that takes your Microsoft Excel file and converts it into MySQL. Read more: XLS2MYSQL: Convert Excel Data Into MySQL Tables.

 

These are just half of the websites that we discovered in the last couple of days. If you want us to send you daily round-ups of all cool websites we come across, leave your email here. Or follow us via RSS feed.

Ads by Google

6 Comments - Write a Comment

Reply

Helnes

I kind of prefer androlib.com rather than appbrain…. there, I said it!

Reply

Helnes

I kind of prefer androlib.com rather than appbrain…. there, I said it!

Reply

kalymocha

I second that.
We have covered Androlib on MUO, here is the link:
http://www.makeuseof.com/dir/a

Reply

Christopher Adams

That PDF converter is amazing! Nice article, love the tool!
Christopher Adams
The Social Tech Guy – http://www.ChristopherAdams.com/blog

Reply

Christopher Adams

That PDF converter is amazing! Nice article, love the tool!
Christopher Adams
The Social Tech Guy – http://www.ChristopherAdams.co

Your comment