Cool Websites and Tools [August 15th 2012]

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Google Drive – Nowadays, everyone wants to store their files in the cloud. The cloud offers many conveniences such as the ability to get access to your files anywhere and free up space on your local machine by having the files not stored on your hard drive. It took a while, but Google is finally ready to throw themselves into the cloud storage game. Read more: Google Drive: The Next Big Thing In Cloud Storage

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MissTravel – If you are an attractive person but you don’t have the money to travel the world, now you can travel for absolutely free thanks to a new social travel dating website MissTravel. All you have to do is sign up on the website (or sign in with Facebook/Twitter) as an “Attractive Traveler”. Read more: MissTravel: Travel For Free If You Are Beautiful

 

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[NO LONGER WORKS] Facebook YouTube Comments – Sometimes, the comments on YouTube can be more entertaining that the video in question. They usually consist of people randomly insulting each other for seemingly no reason other than the fact that they feel like it. If you do not feel like looking at all that noise, you should look at the Chrome extension called Facebook YouTube Comments. Read more: Facebook YouTube Comments: Replace YouTube Comments With Comments From Facebook [Chrome]

 

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PowerSwitch – Most modern browsers let you quickly shift to the next browser tab by using the CTRL+TAB hotkey combination. But if you have a lot of tabs open, then finding a tab you are looking for using the hotkey shortcut can be quite inconvenient. Here to help is a tool called PowerSwitch, that helps you quickly find and switch tabs. Read more: PowerSwitch: Quickly Find & Switch Browser Tabs [Chrome]

 

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Gifture – To create a GIF animation from images on your phone, you first have to transfer the images to your computer and then use a GIF creator to finish your GIF image. But with a tool called Gifture, you can do it all from within your phone. Gifture is a free to use application for iOS devices. Read more: Gifture: Use Your Device To Create & Share GIF Animations [iOS]

 

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