Cool Websites and Tools [August 8th 2012]

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   Cool Websites and Tools [August 8th 2012]


Uppsite – is a helpful online tool that allows web developers and webpage owners to convert their websites into apps for mobile handheld devices, such as iOS, Android and Windows Phone 7 devices. The whole process will take about 3 minutes and once done; you will have a fully fledged website-compatible app for the selected mobile OS. Read more: Uppsite: Easily Convert Your Website Into A Mobile App

   Cool Websites and Tools [August 8th 2012]


5K Runner – If you ever looked at people who exercise by running long distances every day, you must have wished that you exercised regularly like one of them. But running long distances is not easy. You need to put in a lot of training and follow an exercise schedule that slowly raises the bar with each routine. For this purpose you could hire a personal trainer but that would cost you a lot of money. Here to offer you a far cheaper solution, in case you own an iOS device, is an iOS application called 5K Runner. Read more: 5K Runner: An iOS Application that Motivates You to Exercise (20 Free Licences)


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Pocket – Formerly called Read-It-Later, Pocket is a free application for iOS devices that allows users to save anything they find interesting on the Internet so that they can view the information, video, etc, later. One of the best features about Pocket is the fact that it requires no Internet connection. Read more: Pocket: Save Webpages & Videos For Later [iOS]


   Cool Websites and Tools [August 8th 2012]


Resumonk – Your LinkedIn public profile might fulfill the function of a resume but it lacks the visual appeal and formatting to become an impressive online resume. Here to provide you with a service to create a professional-looking yet appealing online resume is a site called Resumonk, a free to use web service that lets you create online resumes. Read more: Resumonk: Easily Create Online Resumes With Your Template Of Choice


   Cool Websites and Tools [August 8th 2012]


Space Time – is an easy to use iOS application that allows users to find the location of friends and family members in their contact group. There are many other applications available in the iTunes App Store that allows users to keep track of user locations, and find out where specific people are, but all of them have one thing in common. Read more: Space Time: Locate Your Friend’s Location on Map [iOS]


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Tug Ricks

Pocket is great, however I wish they would update their extension for Chrome. I want a drop down menu, not a link to their website…


Pocket is on Android as well.

Kelly Buchanan

Pocket is free for both Android and iOS devices. It also has a Chrome extension that is quite useful.


Thanks for mentioning Resumonk!