Cool Websites and Tools [October 22nd 2012]

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Sentry Vision Security – Whether if it’s to check for intruders, check how your teenager at home is doing, or anything else, having quick and easy access to a webcam feed in your house is truly helpful. The choice, then, is obvious – get a solution like Sentry Vision Security. Read more: Sentry Vision Security: A Free Webcam Based Home Security System [Windows]

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MyShelf – is an application which lets you store all your notes, pictures, links, and text snippets of any kind in a visually appealing fashion. The program is available for all major platforms, including Android, iOS, and Windows. Mac OS X and Linux are also supported via Java. Read more: MyShelf: Store Notes For Easy Access Without The Cloud

 

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Folder iChanger – After using Windows for many years, day in and day out, you might get a little tired of seeing the same old icons. If you want to change your folder icons, how do you do so? That isn’t easy but Folder iChanger can make all of this a lot easier for you. Read more: Folder iChanger: Change Icons Of Your Folders [Windows]

 

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Vanity jQuery Toolset – Ever wonder how to make those cool, cutting edge website effects without having to code much yourself. Enavu, the makers of Freedcamp, has released a set of plugins called Vanity. This toolset lets HTML developers implement useful web effects while using the lightest footprint possible. Read more: Vanity jQuery Toolset: Add Cool And Useful HTML and JS Effects

 

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Timetastic – If you have multiple employees working under you, you realize that when they request holidays and leaves, managing schedules becomes difficult. You could maintain physical calendars with approved holidays and leaves marked, but employees would be unable to use the calendar to request leaves. Here to help is Timetastic. Read more: Timetastic: Easily Manage Your Staff’s Holidays & Leaves Online

 

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