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Is there a webapp to create ASCII art tables? [closed]

Is there a webapp that can create ASCII-art tables like this one? It doesn't have to use ASCII (it can be Unicode), I meant ASCII in the sense of ASCII-art. ...
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Email threaded discussions to a web app? [closed]

I and my co-workers get into long and eventually confusing email threads about what we're working on, or comments and revisions about a certain project. For example, I'll email several people about ...
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Combine user ratings from Amazon.co.uk & Amazon.com

Does anyone know of a website (probably using Amazon's AWS web services) that will allow searching for a product (mostly books, so searching by ISBN is sufficient) and then displaying a combined view ...
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Which email services “thread” email conversations into 1 item in the inbox (like Gmail does)? [closed]

I would like to have a record of all email services, other than Gmail, that have the following feature: a chain of replies to a single original email are placed together into a "thread" so that all ...
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Are there any websites that offer browsing through the repository of published wikileaks? [closed]

I expect the answer to this question may change rapidly, as Julian Assange and his site are "under attack" and people are working hard to make the leaked information more accessible... Edit: I'm ...
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Do we have text-to-speech online services? [closed]

I am looking for text-to-speech synthesizers online services. I am also interested in those that supports English/French/Spanish? Which can you recommend?
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What is a good web application for a project journal with discussions? [closed]

I am going to start working on a project for a client. I will need daily supervision from the client: at the end of the day, I'll write down what I've done, the difficulties I found, etc. Then, for ...
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Is there a web application to check English? [closed]

I want to help some non-English-speaking acquaintances communicate better in English. Are there any web applications I can point them to which can check English for spelling mistakes or grammar ...
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Any website for studying English Words? [closed]

I am from China, and want to use a web app to help me remember more English words. Desired functionality: Randomly select words to test the user. If the user does not pass, test again some time ...
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Subtitle collection/community [closed]

As I have some free time that I wish to use, I am requesting recommendations for websites that would allow me to submit subtitles. I've had a look around and I cannot really find any that fit my ...
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Is there a good online French dictionary? [closed]

It should be accurate and well made. Search history would be nice.
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A Clock Webapp? [closed]

I tried looking around but couldn't find one. Is there a nice webapp on the Internet that just shows the clock of the location that you've set? Basically kind of similar to http://itsalmo.st/, but ...
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Facial recognition sites [closed]

What sites exist that do facial recognition? We just had a family reunion and I'd like to be able to have my photos auto-tagged with the people in them.
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Mirroring a particular web page? [closed]

I have a particular page that I want to refer users who have DNS problems: How do I diagnose not being able to reach a specific website as an end user? However, there is a catch-22 -- users who are ...
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Where to store images to be show on codeplex documentation

Not sure where to place this question, I thought this site is the best one of the SE. I have a project at codeplex and I have lots of documentation pages. Previously I stored images on facebook and ...
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What is a good one-time survey app? [closed]

Every survey site I've found bill monthly and restrict by X amount of responses at each tier. We are not pollsters and don't require surveys frequently, and often don't need them longer than a few ...
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Webapp for speed reading? [closed]

Today, I was complaining about meta discussions being excessively wall-of-texty and impossible to skim and, while doing so, decided to see how many characters the text was made of. I fired up Python, ...
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Is it possible to use Dropbox for showing off content on a website?

I am planning a simple video sharing module on a project where a user can upload a video on our module using his Dropbox and is able to show it through our module. I believe I can do using their API ...
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Comprehensive lyrics site without tons of ads [closed]

Are there any? All that I've found are either missing tons of songs or are completely ad-filled.
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Is there a web-based equivalent of Microsoft OneNote? [closed]

I use Google Docs for most of my document creation / management needs, but one thing I've found seriously lacking is a note / task management system along the lines of OneNote. Does anything exist in ...
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What's the definition of this kind of resource planning app? [closed]

I'm hunting for a simple web app that maps tasks, people and time. Let's say you have 3 large tasks (draw a logo, write documentation & build website) and two people (John & Jane). You know ...
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Bugmenot (registration bypasser) alternative that doesn’t suck? [closed]

I used to love Bugmenot...but then they started blocking more and more sites. Now I'd say a good 75% of the time I try to find logins on bugmenot, the site is blocked. Is there a service like bugmenot ...
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Are there software (Web App or otherwise) that will allow me to view all my Twitter posts and and select which ones I would like to delete? [closed]

With Twitter's web UI, it is very hard to see all my Twitter posts/tweets, especially the oldest ones. I have to manually scroll down until the bottom and wait for Twitter to load the next set of ...
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Alternatives for Google Reader (with Android synchronizing) [closed]

Now that Google Reader is being retired, what are my options for consuming RSS feeds on the web and synchronizing with my Android device? Social media sharing is not as important to me as being able ...
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Webapp that watches a URL and notifies of any changes

Is there a webapp that will take a URL and scan it every few seconds or so for changes?
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Is there a web application that tracks visitors to a specific web page? [closed]

I would like a web app that tracks visitors to a certain web page of a big website. i.e. a page in TMZ or my YouTube channel. I would also like to be able to track whether they came from a link or ...
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Is there a web app that lets you see all of your friends' social streams from a single interface? [closed]

I am looking for a web app that lets you see all of your friends' social streams from a single interface. Does anyone know of any? Examples of features I'm looking for: Integration with Google ...
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Note taking app for teams [closed]

I use the SimpleNote website all the time for personal use. I'd like to use something like it to collaborate with my team at work. I tried setting up a a wiki once, but the new/(navigate to existing ...
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Online project management services [closed]

I need a user-friendly and cleverly designed web service to manage my projects and tasks. No matter if it's a free or paid service. Having a comment system and some game mechanics would be a big plus. ...
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Google search engine alternatives [closed]

We all use the Google search engine, and it makes life easier. It's the best at the moment, but that doesn't mean that there won't be rivals or alternatives to Google. Are there any search engines ...
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Please recommend a Content Management System (CMS) [closed]

I am looking for a content management system that will let me: Point my own domain at it. Automatically handle menus and site navigation including a site map Help me to create consistent pages ...
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Space usage analyser for Dropbox? [closed]

Is there a web application (similar to WinDirStat, Baobab, etc...) for analysing space usage in your Dropbox? I realise that it would be possible to do by syncing the Dropbox to a computer, then ...
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Is there a German equivalent to Craigslist?

In the U.S., Craigslist is a very popular website for posting classified ads (i.e. buying and selling things or services from private parties). Is there a German equivalent?
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What is a decent open-source list/task management software [closed]

I really like the application Things but I need something web-based. Ideally something I can host on my server. So simply, PHP/MySQl based task-management software, which is open-source. What would ...
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Online forum software or services

What forum software is out there? I've used PhpBB in the past, but that was a long time ago and I'm guessing there might be better stuff out there. My requirements are: registration required to ...
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Password protected multi-user blog? [closed]

I'm looking for a freely available blog that has the following features: password-protected: only user which are registered can view blog and add comments multi-user: it has to be possible that more ...
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What technology is behind Web App X? [closed]

Is there some app/blog/site on the net that describes what technology is behind each Web Application? I would love to read about which wonderful technology that is powering the big WebApps like ...
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Is there an web application that will power a “Woot” like site for eCommerce business? [closed]

I have a small ecommerce store, and we would like to offer a "deal of the day", however our platform (http://smallbusiness.yahoo.com/) doesn't seem to offer anything like that. Is there a service that ...
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Alternatives to Twitter [closed]

I am looking for alternatives to Twitter. In particular, the annoyances I am looking to fix are: Twitter does conversations really poorly. The replies aren't grouped with the messages they are ...
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Test case tracking app [closed]

Can you recommend me a free web app for our testing and QA team to track progress of various test cases.
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User-friendly interface for publicly archived mailing-lists?

There exist many websites that mirror archives of public mailing-lists. Somehow, the ones that I'm aware of are all sub-optimal. I'm looking for an archival that allows for good searching and good ...
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An app which can secretly connect two parties to exchange messages [closed]

This is a situation. I have a hired contractor and a client. A client gave me a job asking me to find someone to finish it. I did. But now a client and my contractor has to talk to each other to solve ...
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Application to convert a sentence into a bunch of songs put together singing what you said [closed]

A while ago I found a website that allowed you to enter a word, sentence, etc... and then it would generate a sound clip that used various lines from songs to essentially say out those words. It was a ...
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What should I use to connect with parents of my students? [closed]

I am a teacher with a blog and a website to communicate important information (schedules, concert dates, helpful websites, etc) with parents and students. I'd like to create another platform to ...
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What online backup solution do you use and why? [closed]

I'm currently looking for an online backup solution for my home computer, and since there are so many alternatives nowadays, I decided to share my doubts here. What do I need to backup? Photos ...
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Torrent to direct-link converter [closed]

Which are the websites which help to direct download bit-torrent files? One such service is torrific What torrific does is, when we give the url of a .torrent file, it will download the file ...
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Service that let me view multiple websites at once

Checking many sites every morning for news can be a bit time consuming. I wonder if there is a web application where I can see multiple pages at once and go through them and view the top news. For ...
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What are some good choices for doing diffs between text documents? [closed]

I often have large chunks of text (like code or some data) that I want to do a diff on but am too lazy to create two new files, run diff on them both, and then scan the output. Are there any good ...
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Hide twitter recommendations for chrome?

I'm on Chrome and want to hide the worst feature ever to introduce to Twitter - the "who to follow" box. There's a few extensions out there, however sadly they don't come up-to-date with the new ...
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Anti spam temporary e-mail service [closed]

Please list some web apps that allows you either to create temporarily forwarding addresses (like mailexspire) use anonymous inboxes (like mailinator) As always with such lists: one service per ...