Patently Silly – if you invent something and want to protect it from unauthorized copying, you need to get a patent. Some inventions are great but some are downright stupid, not worthy of a patent at all. Patently Silly examines the stupid patents and shows you what kind of stuff gets approved these days. I think the “Hip Hop Aerobic Exercise Doll” says it all.
Beyond Pricing – AirBnB is very popular for hiring out spare rooms and even entire apartments & houses. But how do you calculate how much to charge? That’s where Beyond Pricing comes in. Link your AirBnB account, or multiple accounts, with one click. They analyze the health of your home, and pricing your home. They model local demand for each night by modeling hotel prices, flight data, conference attendance & more.
Monyq – Keeping your finances up-to-date can be easy if you just keep on it. The most annoying part of it is the pile of papers you’ll have to work through. Well, no more. If it is really easy and instant, there won’t be a backlog again. And that if you structure information right away, it will never feel like a mess again. This is what you get from the Monyq App for your smartphone.
Essay Map – writing essays requires a certain amount of structure – an introduction, the main ideas, the supporting details, and the conclusion. Essay Map is a website where you can download a PDF printable sheet. On this sheet, you can plan out the various elements of your essay.
Grammar Bytes – is a site with lots of resources related to grammar. Perfect if you are a fan of language, or if you simply need to improve your grammar skills. Features include grammar terms, teaching handouts, presentations, YouTube videos, and interactive exercises. They also have a “Massive Open Online Course” which you can register with.