Cool Websites and Tools [March 2nd 2012]

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Signsquid – The confirmation of many arrangements and agreements get delayed because not all parties receive the contract to sign quickly. But if there was a way to legally sign contracts online, everybody’s signatures could be got quicker than before. Such a legal system of contract signing is what a site called Signsquid offers. Read more: Signsquid: Get Documents Signed Online (10 Free 6 Month Licences)

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Shopycat – Realizing that it is your friend’s birthday and you have not bought a present for them often results in a hastily purchased present, one that they probably would not really like. What you need is a tool that helps you easily find out the likes of your friends and presents that correspond to those likes. Shopycat is precisely that tool. Read more: Shopycat: Buy Friends Presents That They Are Interested In

 

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Academia.edu – Sites like Google and Wikipedia are great ways to find information on the web. However, if you are an academician and looking to find research papers on different subjects or maybe share your research paper with others in your field then there aren’t a huge number of services around. Academia.edu aims to bridge that gap. Read more: Academia.edu: Share & Find Research Papers

 

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Familiar – is an interesting new service that wants to enable sharing through an under-utilized feature of computers – screensavers. Here’s how it works – you sign up with them, download their desktop app or add their apps for social platforms like Facebook and Flickr and then add photos to it. Read more: Familiar: Turn Your PC Into A Social Digital Photo Frame

 

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OutletSheet – You will find countless big-chain outlet stores in America. People often know very little about the history and details of each one though. If a new branch of a famous outlet opened up in your area, would you not like to know what it is all about? Here to help you with that is a web service called OutletSheet. Read more: OutletSheet: Find Detailed Information About Outlet Stores In The US

 

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Comments (2)
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    I will consider Signsquid and Academia because i heard good things about this websites. As far as i know Academia provides accurate information about everything you want to know.

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