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|Influence Tracker – If you are in the US and want to get an idea who funds political campaigns of your favorite politician, and who the firms/groups are that are donating, then Influence Tracker developed by WIRED magazine and MAPLight.org should help you out. You can search by typing in names of Congressmen, or selecting the state and clicking on the respective name. Read more: Influence Tracker: See Who Funds Political Campaigns US Politicians|
|Longreads – Do you like to read long-form content, articles that are usually more than 1,500 words, and can extend up to a few 1,000 words, from your favorite publications? If you do, then you are sure to like this simple tool called Longreads. It links to such content every day and archives them in its database which is searchable. Read more: Longreads: A Long-Form Content Aggregator|
|History Deleter – Clearing the history of your web browser ensures your privacy as well as helping your browser’s performance. But for various reasons, there are a few things you will want to keep in your browser’s history. For example you might want a site’s name to appear after you have typed its first few letters. Therefore you need more control over clearing your browser’s history. This is provided by History Deleter. Read more: History Deleter: Gain More Control Over Browser History Deletion (Firefox)|
|Alertful – If you regularly check your email, then setting email alertss are a wonderful way to ensure you do not forget things. If you have a bill payment coming up, a friend’s birthday right round the corner, or any other task you want to be reminded of, an email reminder will serve beautifully. These email reminders can be easily setup with Alertful.|
|CSS3 Button – If you are a web developer working with CSS3, you will find yourself writing long lines of code to get your desired buttons for your website. How great would it be if you could get the code without the extensive manual coding? That is exactly what CSS3 Button Generator offers. Read more: CSS3Button: CSS3 Button Generator|
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