Cool Websites and Tools [November 14th 2012]

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   Cool Websites and Tools [November 14th 2012]


QuickRota – is a useful service for those who have to rely on other people to accomplish a collective task. Such tasks may include the maintenance and bill payment of a shared apartment, completing a college assignment in a group or even delegating duties to office staff members. The main idea is to remind each person who is a part of the rota about the duty they need to perform. Read more: QuickRota: Organize Group Tasks By Creating & Sharing Your Own Rota [Web]

   Cool Websites and Tools [November 14th 2012]


ShoppingPal – Experienced online shoppers always extensively research their products online before they make any purchase. But jumping from one retailer website to another can take quite a bit of time when you consider that there are many such websites. Here to help you with your online shopping and ensure that you buy the best products, is a tool called ShoppingPal. Read more: ShoppingPal: Save Purchasing Links To Online Shopping Items & Get Suggestions For Alternative Products


   Cool Websites and Tools [November 14th 2012]


jQuery Slider Shock – This web tool is extremely feature-rich and offers possibly everything you would want to do with a jQuery slider. Firstly, the slider supports not only images but also videos, with the thumbnails of all entries being displayed on the side; this media can either be stored locally or on external websites such as Hulu, YouTube, or an RSS feed. Read more: jQuery Slider Shock: A Responsive jQuery Slider With Many Layouts & Other Options


   Cool Websites and Tools [November 14th 2012]


ScreenSnag – is a downloadable desktop application that lets you easily take a photo of your computer screen. You can capture an an entire screen, region of the screen, a window, or an element on the window with single hotkey or a click. It has a Timer option to perform screen captures at your defined intervals. Read more: ScreenSnag: Capture Your Computer Screen


   Cool Websites and Tools [November 14th 2012]


Unassoc – Dealing with specific file types is a pain to do in Windows. It may start easily enough with a few programs and files, but it becomes more complicated as each new program is installed. Before you know it, you have file types where you don’t know what it does, opened by programs that you never knew were there. Unassoc is a portable desktop app that resets your file associations easily. Read more: Unassoc: Remove File Associations Easily [Windows]


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Lisa Santika Onggrid

Formerly using OneNote screen capture, I’m now using portable FSCapture. Lightweight and really powerful.
Unassoc sounds useful.

Sean A

I love the jquery slidershock plugin, I think you guys should do a section on useful tools for devs

Aibek Esengulov

feedback taken, will see if it can be done in the near future

Harry Barnes

i like shoppingpal, it’s really good!