Cool Websites and Tools [January 23rd, 2010]

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Coverbrowser – No matter which comic book or magazine you are interested in, CoverBrowser has a collection of covers for every popular series that matters. It is a comics cover database where you can browse covers for over 450,000 comic books, magazines and other publications going back decades. Read more: CoverBrowser: Extensive Comics Cover Database.

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AuditMyPC – is a free online suite of security and monitoring tools that could be useful to any computer user who wants to do things like a quick audit of his broadband speed and security check of his website or system. The tools are categorized under Security Tests, Online Tools, For Your Website, Security Tips and Something Else. Read more: AuditMyPC: Online Security & Monitoring Tools.

 

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Mailbrowser – Gmail comes with contact management and fairly basic contact management. If you want instant searching of your contact list, that lists recent conversations with the given contact, MailBrowser might be for you. This program indexes your contacts on your hard drive for instant browsing ““ whether you’re online or off. Read more: MailBrowser: Better Gmail Contacts & Attachment Function.

 

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[NO LONGER WORKS] Antenna – There are countless radio stations online but finding them is a pain. Antenna is an Adobe AIR based application that solves the problem by combining a vast list of stations with a map interface. Simply browse through the list of stations by flags, countries or genre and a background window will point them on a map. Read more: Antenna: Listen To Thousands Of Radio Stations From Your Desktop.

 

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Listify – iTunes is undoubtedly the most popular software to listen to music, create and manage playlists, tag music for easier navigation and exporting music into iPods and iPhones. Spotify, on the other hand, is an increasingly popular software to listen to music and gives you access to millions of songs legally. For people who use both these platforms, it is pretty hard to manage their playlists at two different places separately. Listify solves this problem easily. Read more: Listify: Sync iTunes Playlists With Spotify.

 

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