Cool Websites and Tools [May 14th, 2011]

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Getupp – is an innovative service that wants to help you meet your location-based commitments by letting the world know when you are able to meet it and when you don’t. Location-based means the goals that are location dependent. Examples would be visiting the gym every weekday, or going to the library every Wednesday. Read more: Getupp: Location-Based Commitment Tracking Service

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UpForGame – Regardless of the console they use, videogame fans are always on the lookout of a helpful online source that aggregates reviews and delivers game-related information. This is why UpForGame will please all videogame players, a wonderful website that aggregates reviews, information, and videos of videogames from various websites. Read more: UpForGame: Get Aggregated Reviews & Trailers For Video Games

 

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Readable – Not all websites have fonts that can be conveniently read. Different people are comfortable with different types of fonts. Thanks to Readable, a wonderful browser bookmarklet that lets you transform text on a site into a conveniently readable view, you can read text on any website in your preferred fonts and colors. Read more: Readable: Convert Websites To Text Only Friendly Version

 

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ColorAPI – If you are a graphics designer or website developer, there is a good chance that you have already tried out the numerous types of traditional color choosers the Internet has to offer. But perhaps what you have not tried out is a cool new color choosing site called ColorAPI. Read more: ColorAPI: Find & Use Beautiful Color Palettes Generated From Flickr Images

 

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PostalShout – Jobs that involve mailing a lot of letters can be very time consuming as writing all the letters and physically posting them is not a quick process. Here to help you save a lot of time in sending letters is a service called PostalShout, a web service that posts letters for you. Read more: PostalShout: US & International Letter Postage Service Online

 

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Comments (3)
  • Apex Predator

    I have to admit, ColorAPI is pretty awesome. Just type in a word in the search box, look at the photos from the result, choose the one that is most appealing to you, then get the color codes that were generated. Great layout as well.

  • Em Ji Madhu

    WOW!!! ITS VERY USEFULL… THANKS FOR SHARING….

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