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|– Icons make it easy for us to know the different objects on our computers, whether it is a favicon on a website, a forum icon, or a desktop icon shortcut. While there are millions of preset icons available online, wouldn’t it be fun if you could draw your own? Enter Little Icon Editor, a simple web tool that lets you draw small icons by filling out colors in small boxes.|
|SiteLauncher – If you are used to working with a desktop, you are probably familiar with desktop icons, docks, or launchers. On the other hand, we are more used to typing URLs in browsers to get to a website. But if you want to bring the elegance of launchers to your browser, then you should check out SiteLauncher. This extension for Google Chrome allows you to organize your favorite websites seamlessly. Read more: SiteLauncher: Quick Site Launcher For Google Chromes|
|Braineos – Whether it is state capitals, SAT vocabulary words, or dates for a history exam, there are a number of things you might need to learn. Flash cards are a wonderful way to memorize these things. Braineos offers a fun way to study anything with flash cards and games. Read more: Braineos: Study With Flash Cards & Games|
|– Newspapers contain many articles of interest. But one usually does not have the time to go through each paper and see which articles are the most interesting reads. “Send Me A Story” tries bringing to your attention those interesting newspaper articles that you missed out on, sending you interesting newspaper articles weekly. These articles can be from current or past issues of newspapers.|
|Directions Map – Have you ever tried finding your way through a map? The main problem with that is finding the exact route to take in order to reach your destination. The best way to explain the directions to some place is to show a map that has the route already outlined. This is exactly what Directions Map offers. Read more: DirectionsMap: Create Maps With Routes & Animated Street View|
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