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Are there any web apps that can keep track of collections of books or movies? [closed]

Are there any webapps that can keep track of collections? I have a large library of books and DVDs and I would like some way to keep track of what I have and what I have loaned out to friends. Does ...
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Comments for any web page [closed]

I am looking for a site that allows me to place comments to any web page and rate those comments, like http://news.ycombinator.com/ http://digg.com/ or http://www.reddit.com/ that work but seem quite ...
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Collector for POP3-Mails

I have a desktop PC at home and a notebook for studying. I am currently using Thunderbird to manage my mails, but the problem is, that I cannot keep the data between my two computers syncronized. Is ...
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How can I discover new and useful web apps?

With so many apps out there, how can I find useful ones? How do you find useful apps? And how can I see which apps are the standouts (there generally isn't a best that first everyone, but there are ...
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Alternatives to LibraryThing [closed]

I use LibraryThing for a long time but the interface is very unintuitive and "oldschool". Are there some better alternatives out there? I want: Nice looking GUI Good API to include recent books on ...
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Quiz test study website that removes questions you already know [closed]

I'm trying to remember a quiz test website that drills you with questions, but removes questions if you already know them and repeats questions you answered incorrectly. It had SAT and GRE tests among ...
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What are some good credit card merchant services? [closed]

For most of my apps I've used PayPal to handle payments. Ive also used Moneris once, but wasn't happy with the service. What are some of the payment services you've used, and why do you like them? ...
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Is there a site that allows you to produce royalty free digital/techno music that you can use commercially? [closed]

Does anyone know of a free site which allows you to: drag and drop instruments and beats onto a timeline download your song as an mp3 royalty free so that you can include it in commercial software ...
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Free image hosting service [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Which Photo storage sites allow for hot-linking I want to start a personal blog and I am looking for a free image hosting service to display images in blog posts. Please ...
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Replacement for Excel [closed]

We have a small team of 20 people who use basic spreadsheet functions to share daily reports between us for our clients. We'd like to switch to a web-based product vs using Excel. What do you ...
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Is there a free photo competition hosting software?

I'd like to host a photo competition with some of my coworkers, but we have no internal site that would allow voting on photos. Does anyone know of a site that would allow uploading and voting on ...
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Is there a free webapp/service to plot data with a nonlinear X axis? [closed]

Over on travel.SE our member Roflcopter has been working on some tools to compliment the site via its API. But we don't yet have a nice plot of our number of views and users over time because the ...
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How to share iTunes playlist?

I'm looking for a website where I can create and share my playlist, and browse others playlist. Please post your recommendations...
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What is the best site for sharing large files among a specific group of people? [closed]

What is the best site that would allow for sharing of large files among a selected group of people? There wouldn't be a large number of files, but they are too large to email. Edit: I'd like a free ...
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What are some good sites for listening to podcasts? [closed]

Currently I use Google Listen on Android for listening to podcast, but is there a good webapp for finding new podcast and listening to them? Today I miss the option to sync with desktop and track ...
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Collaborative editing and voting application

Background: I have a university group assignment which, to keep it simple, involves interviewing someone. To work on the questions to ask, I want everyone in the our group to: add possible ideas ...
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Site for managing and sharing bucket lists? [closed]

Is there a website to create, manage, and share bucket lists (things to do before you die)? Something with sharing and badges would be great...
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Does a book recommendation website exist? [closed]

Does anybody know a web service that allows you to insert the books you have mark authors you like mark book series you like rate books write reviews automatically find people who read similar ...
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How to identify whether my login page is phished page or actual page?

how can i determine the difference between phished page and the normal web page?i knew about only one method https and http before the address will be one of the identification .. is it there any ...
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No-nonsense no-signup video chat webapp [closed]

Today I had to do a quick video chat with someone, but he didn't have Skype and was computer illiterate. It was very frustrating to guide him in installing Skype. Here's what I want: A website we can ...
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Scrabble word finder with pattern matching [closed]

I'm looking for a webapp which will find valid scrabble words based on the tiles you have and a pattern to match. So for example, you would tell it that you have "BJEOT?Y" (? represents a blank ...
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Calendar with Word Wrap in Month View

Are there any hosted online calendars that wrap event names in the month view? I've looked at Google, Yahoo, Live, and a bunch of other little calendars, and so far, none of them wrap the text. ...
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Is there a web page/app that can tell you what features your browser supports?

I'm looking for a website that can detect what web features your browser supports, e.g. CSS3 properties, HTML5 localStorage and other Javascript features. Main reason I ask is because I'm trying to ...
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Text to record spending [closed]

I would like to record my spending in order to do some budgeting. Many webapps pull charges from your bank history, but unfortunately I cannot commit to always using a card instead of cash and I tend ...
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Web app to monitor the status of Yahoo Mail, Twitter and Facebook

Is there a web app or web service that can monitor the status of Yahoo Mail, Twitter and Facebook to check if they are down? In other words, I want to be able to see momentarily and easily when my ...
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Is there a web app for doing background checks on people? [closed]

It's for employees, I'm not a stalker! Every company I've heard of has some sort of long, old school process for doing background checks, including faxing stuff to them. I'm sure their are good ...
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alternative to “Google Site” for free? [closed]

I have started creating a webpage on google site and really like it. However, I need to protect who is able to see it. I know there is the option that only of only people with the link can see the ...
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Lorem Ipsum for images [closed]

I'm looking for something like lorem ipsum for images. I found this http://dummyimage.com/ but it's not what I'm looking for. I'm a coder and I have to test forms with images uploads. So I need some ...
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self-hosted web address book software [closed]

I'm looking for a open source web-based address book software that I can host on my own server. It should support home and work addresses, images and typed phone numbers and emails, look nice and be ...
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Are there any good Pandora alternatives with general availability outside the US? [closed]

Unfortunately for us Europeans (and all the other non-US) based people, services like Pandora aren't available. So is there a good alternative to Pandora, where you can listen to streaming music? ...
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Is there any decent alternative to Antenna? [closed]

Antenna is (was) really a very good web app which brings you streaming radio from around the world. Unfortunately, the link of the web app does not work anymore. Is there any decent alternative? I ...
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Is there a web application for uploading images that uses HTML5 drag and drop? [closed]

I'm looking for a page I can bookmark that I can click, then drag an image onto, and that's it. Just two steps for getting an image online to post places (like here). Preferably no login necessary.
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Last.fm like recommendations for books?

I like the way that Last.fm takes what music I listen to and recommends music of a similar genre that I haven't listened to before (Or not very often). I have discovered some good music this way, I ...
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Storing your media on the web, and playing it too! [closed]

Is there a webapp that will allow me to upload all of my photos, songs, and videos to the service, and then play and manage the files through a web interface, and only download the files as needed - ...
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Is there any way to export IM logs from Meebo?

A web service, a Firefox extension, a desktop program or script, or just about anything will do.
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something similar to github issues? [closed]

I'm searching for a web app like github issues but not limited to github projetcs. There are a lot of alternative but I think that github issues is something fanstatsic with a fast interface and all ...
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What web apps will produce thumbnail screenshots of modern web sites [closed]

I'm looking for a web app (ideally with an API) that will, when given a URL, take a screenshot of the web page and provide thumbnail images. It must support sites that use javascript for rendering, ...
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Anonymous Forum Software [closed]

This is probably an unusual use case, but is there forum software available that provides anonymous posts only? At the same time, I would like it to be a private, invite-only forum. This means that ...
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Facebook App for Arbitrary HTML?

I'd like to find an application on facebook which would allow me to add a tab to my page that contains simple HTML - like a list of items, or a couple paragraphs, etc. Is there a good solution anybody ...
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Where do sites like www.transfermarkt.de fetch data from? [closed]

Where do sites featuring sports statistics (like www.transfermarkt.de) fetch data from (Players and Game Statistics)?
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App to improve the performance of visual memory? [closed]

I'm learning Japanese, but struggling with hiragana / katakana (not to mention kanji). I have acquired the last 2 foreign languages mostly via auditorily learning (english, and german) -since they ...
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Automatic form submission [closed]

I want to submit a form (actually this consists of just one text field) automatically by loading form values from a text file and then save the result in a log file (txt). Is there any software for ...
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Looking for an open source tool like Groupspaces

Groupspaces has ability to manage multiple groups, mailing list, member management, wiki, file management and event management for groups.
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Is there a web app that validates XML?

I have a plain old XML document and an XML schema document. Is there a simple web app that can validate whether the former conforms to the latter? I'd rather not go with a heavy solution if I don't ...
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looking for colour picker without the whole spectrum of colours [closed]

I am looking for a web app colour picker but I don’t want the whole spectrum of colours to be available, just a select 2000 of which I have the codes. I would also like it to generate colour harmonies ...
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Is there a friction free bookmarking service with one-step sharing to private groups? [closed]

I'm looking for something very simple. Example: Create a private group called 'Dev Team'. Surf the web and find something cool. In the browser click a bookmarklet (or extension button) causing an ...
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Web-based Usenet newsreader beside Google Groups?

I've been using various newsreaders for years to follow Usenet groups, but I would now appreciate to not be tied to a particular computer or platform. Note that I'm not ready to pay a monthly ...
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Is there a web app that lets me read PDFs on a computer that does not have a PDF reader installed?

I have in the past email PDF new letters to friends and them be told by them that they can’t read the PDF as there is not a PDF reader on the machine they are using and they don’t know how to install ...
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App to Display Word/Powerpoint/PDF within a page

I am looking for an application which could be embedded within a web page that would allow the viewing of uploaded PDFs, Word Documents, and Powerpoints. The more that it could support the better. ...
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Convert uploaded file to PDF

Is there a site that will (ideally for free) convert a file that I upload to a PDF? Just general office formats, nothing fancy like CAD or other graphics formats.