Cool Websites and Tools [September 13th 2012]

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MyCoverPoint – While there are many tools available that can help you create visually appealing cover photos, many of them leave a watermark in the bottom right or bottom left of the image – a mark that most users would prefer to have removed. Here to provide you with the ability to create Facebook cover photos without any watermarks is the web service MyCoverPoint. Read more: MyCoverPoint: Get & Create Beautiful Facebook Cover Photos

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Customizable Shortcuts For Firefox – Firefox may be losing its user share to Chrome, but it is still massively popular due to its add-ons that extend the features of the browser. One good example is Customizable Shortcuts for Firefox. This add-on lets you create and re-map keyboard shortcuts for your convenience, allowing you to turn your browser into a power-user’s dream. Read more: Customizable Shortcuts For Firefox: Remap Keyboard Shortcuts

 

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3×4 Grid – is a website that makes it easier for web developers and designers to easily create an HTML Grid – the size of the grid is 3 x 4 slots. The website gives the user the ability to create a grid by dragging and dropping boxes into the grid. You can choose from a variety of slot filling boxes to create the type of grid you want to create. Read more: 3×4 Grid: Easy To Use HTML Grid Builder

 

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Croak.It! – is a fun web, Android and iPhone app that allows you to record a voice message and share it with the world in three simple steps. The first step is to ‘Push’ the croak button on the homepage of the app. The second step requires you to ‘Speak’, while in the final step, you can share your recorded message through social media, blogs and email. Read more: Croak.it!: Record Voice Messages In 3 Simple Steps [Web/Android/iPhone]

 

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Trackroom – If you are holding a party, a group hike, or on a meet-up, you would probably want to share your location with your friends. Apple already has a Find My Friends app, but what if you want a cross-platform and a more secure app that stores only your most recent location? Enter Trackroom, an iOS and Android app that does just that. Read more: Trackroom: Share A Location With Friends Securely [iOS & Android]

 

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