Cool Websites and Tools [July 4th 2012]

muo   Cool Websites and Tools [July 4th 2012]Check out some of the latest MakeUseOf discoveries. Most of the listed websites are FREE or come with a decent free account option. If you want to have similar cool website round-ups delivered to your daily email, subscribe here.

   Cool Websites and Tools [July 4th 2012]

 

[NO LONGER WORKS] Flutter – Listening to music on your desktop can be cumbersome. Sometimes, you will have to switch to the app and click the button just to change the song or playlist. But what if you can use hand gestures and your webcam to control your music player? Flutter is a simple and lightweight concept app that allows you to control your music with your hands. Read more: Flutter: Control Music In Your Desktop With Hand Gestures

   Cool Websites and Tools [July 4th 2012]

 

Candy Island – We have all had our share of unpleasant tasting candies. You could get rid of all those terrible flavors and produce only good ones, if you had your own candy factory running. Imagine having your own factory for all delicious goodies such as lollipops, licorice, ice cream, marshmallows, cupcakes, and lemonade. Well with a game called “Candy Island” you can create your dream candy factory. Read more: Candy Island: A Game That Helps You Create The Best Candy Factory [Android & iOS]

 

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Snappschool – Are you finding it hard to help your child as she does her homework? If so, you might need a quick guide to help you traverse through these simple yet confusing elementary problems. Fortunately, Snappschool is an email list service that sends you different teaching resources and graphic-heavy tools. Read more: Snappschool: Get Teaching Tips To Help Your Child With Homework

 

   Cool Websites and Tools [July 4th 2012]

 

Phoenix – Are you tired of waiting for your ICS update? Then you should try this out first. Phoenix is an Android launcher app that emulates the interface of Ice Cream Sandwich on your Gingerbread phone. This gives us a way to preview ICS while waiting for your phone to update. The launcher includes support for up to 9 workspaces. Read more: Phoenix: An App Launcher That Simulates ICS On Gingerbread [Android]

 

   Cool Websites and Tools [July 4th 2012]

 

Bookmarks Suggester – The omnibox is one of the most useful features of Google Chrome. However, Google’s iteration of the omnibox, has piled over your bookmarks in favor of Google’s search suggestions, making it less useful than before. Bookmarks Suggester is a Chrome extension that creates an simple text field that works like an Omnibox. Read more: Bookmarks Suggester: Alternative Omnibox To Show Your Bookmarks Before Search Suggestions [Chrome]

 

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3 Comments -

Arun Singh

flutter is fantastic controlling music with hand is really nice and new experience.

jessemanalansan

Thank you for this list. Trying out some of it now! :)

7987627e5cfdd26789fd0cac537539e7

Candy Island seems like a good place to indulge the inner child :)