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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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Online file storage services [closed]

Which online storage services do you use to backup, share and synchronise your files? I'm looking for a service to mostly back up my files to prevent any possible catastrophes, and save previous ...
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Alternatives for Google Reader (with Android synchronizing)

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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Is there a good equivalent to Mint.com for users outside the USA?

I'd love to use Mint.com but it's not available in the UK. Any idea when it might be available in the UK, or are there any recommended UK equivalents?
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What are some good online note annotation sites? [closed]

What are some good online note annotation sites? What I mean by note annotations is something like Notable App which allows you to capture screenshots by URL or upload an image, make annotations and ...
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Are there other web alternatives of Google Reader? [duplicate]

I assume probably most of you use Google Reader for following and reading RSS or Atom feeds. My question is are there any web alternatives that some of you have used and are happy with?
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Recommendation for a web app to track Time, like a Time Clock at work? [closed]

I'm an independent contractor, and work on many different jobs throughout a given day... I'm trying to find a decent web-app based time clock so I can use my phone or the computer to access it. It ...
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4answers
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Are there any good webapps that will convert an RSS feed to email? [closed]

I find that some RSS feeds are more useful if they were sent to me as email messages instead. Are there any good services that will monitor an RSS feed and send the new posts as email messages?
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7answers
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What technology is behind Web App X?

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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18answers
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Alternative to Facebook [closed]

I'm looking for an alternative social networking site to Facebook. Here's a list of preferred features: Friends list to connect with others Photo sharing integration with Flickr Video integration ...
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11answers
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Good webapp for checking availability of domain names?

Is there an web/AJAX app that enables me to check availability of domain names under all top level domains? It would be a plus if it also could recommend similar domain names or have other innovative ...
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4answers
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Reverse image search engine [closed]

Google, Bing and the others have image search option, but what I'm looking for is the reverse way: When I submit a photo, I want this web service to tell me in which places the image is located, and ...
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URL shorteners or redirectors whose target links can be changed after it was made [closed]

Are there any URL shorteners or redirectors whose target links can be changed by its creator after it was made? I'm asking because in some cases, I might want to change the target link of a ...
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8answers
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Is there a web app for creating ER and class diagrams like Visio

Is there a good (preferably free) web application that allows you to draw ER and class diagrams like Microsoft's Visio?
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6answers
1k views

Web app to test performance of my website [closed]

I would like to test the speed of web pages of my personal website. What web service can I use? It would be great if it can further diagnose pages so that I can see which elements in the page take ...
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4answers
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Webapp to check a web page for given text and send an email when detected [closed]

I need a webapp that can automatically check a given web page everyday for given text, and if detects the text inside the page, send me an email. I am not asking for a service monitoring the changes ...
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3answers
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Torrent to direct-link converter

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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10answers
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Web video sharing service with “fair use” protection?

I'm writing a blog entry and I want to illustrate it with a minute-long clip from a movie. Not a hugely popular blockbuster movie, but one you've probably heard of. I uploaded the minute long video ...
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10answers
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What web applications are available for mindmapping? [closed]

Relevant additional information would be features, offline usage, mobile integration and pricing.
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6answers
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What are some good, personalisable online radio / music apps? [closed]

There's a lot of them out there, but they all have their assorted quirks, making different ones better for different things. For example, last.fm doesn't allow pausing, Pandora is US-only, and so on. ...
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2answers
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Is there a service for changing all my profile pictures at the same time?

I have three main profile pictures: Facebook, Google and Gravatar. Is there any way to update all of them at the same time?
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6answers
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Which Photo storage sites allow for hot-linking

Which online photo/image allow you to hotlink your images from that site? For those that do, are there any caps on bandwidth usage for hotlinking?
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2answers
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How can I upload videos > 15min to YouTube?

I see that some YouTube users have quite lengthy videos. But if I ever try to upload a video of length more than 15 min, YouTube stops me. How can I get more privileges in YouTube?
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7answers
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Is there an app that can generate barcodes?

Is there any web app that can generate barcodes for me?
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6answers
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Webapp to delete certain Gmail messages older than n days?

I need to delete certain Gmail messages older than n days (I can get the whole set though a search string). I know this is not possible directly within Gmail (see for instance this question) so I am ...
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7answers
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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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3answers
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Any good alternative to Google Alerts? [closed]

Google Alerts is a decent web application, and I use it for following some topics, but I receive one email pr. topic every day, and it's a bit hard to track. Are there any good alternatives, for ...
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9answers
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Website or bookmarklet to get a screenshot of a webpage [closed]

Is there a website or bookmarklet which given a URL will output a screenshot of that page? Ideally there should be options to resize the outputted image.
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How can I re-read an RSS feed from the beginning?

If I run across a new webcomic or blog that I really like, I subscribe to its RSS / Atom feed so I can see new content. If it's sufficiently awesome, I also want to read the archives to catch up on ...
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8answers
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Web app for managing shared bills? [closed]

When I was a student, like most students, I used to share a house with 4 others. We had lots of bills, each in a different person's name. It would have been good if there was a good web app for ...
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4answers
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Online scheduling web app which allows customers to book appointments?

I'm looking for an online scheduling system that allows my customers to book appointments/services online through one interface, and for myself and my team to manage all of the appointments (and ...
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4answers
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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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5answers
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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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6answers
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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.
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4answers
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Is there a way to create a feed from any webpage?

There's a web page that updates once in a while and I would very like to be notified when it is updated, preferably using some sort of feed (such as RSS). Unfortunately, that website itself does not ...
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5answers
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Where do I find a simple Quiz / MCQ app? [closed]

I'm looking for a simple Quiz / MCQ webapp. It should be as simple as possible : One question and multiple possible answers Results displayed at the end of the quiz database storage of the results ...
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3answers
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Is there a website which extracts all links posted by twitter friends and provides a Atom/RSS feed?

I'm searching a Website/Service which monitors all people I follow and extracts the links posted by them. Ideally it unshortens Shortlinks and provides an Atom or RSS feed for the entries. (redirect ...
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8answers
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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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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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4answers
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How can I send a fax online?

I am currently using a DSL connection and there are no dial up connections that I can use to easily switch my computer to a fax machine. Is there a good online service that can send a fax (PDF ...
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15answers
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Is there any Social Translation web site? [closed]

Is there any web app that people can translate texts (articles, movie subtitles, etc) together?
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12answers
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What online computer language interpreters are available, so I can practice programming from my iPhone? [closed]

I want to play with interpreted code on my iPhone without jailbreaking. I'm familiar with tryruby for ruby. Are there any other online interpreters out there that I can use.
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10answers
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Free, private repositories where I can store and manage project files?

Are there any good free repositories where I can store and manage my project's files? I know of some, but I've heard that anyone can edit your files. Do you know of any good repository which is free ...
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8answers
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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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9answers
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Free/cheap defect tracking system (think bugzilla) [closed]

As a small-scale software developer, I need to track bugs and feature requests. Of course I could write something like this myself, or use something like bugzilla, but my users probably feel my time ...
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5answers
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Are there any good Recipe Suggestion Web Apps?

I'm looking for a web app that will allow me to input a bunch of ingredients I have lying around and will output some recipes I could make with all or most of the ingredients. Does such a tool exist? ...
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What are the best travel web apps/sites? [closed]

The "web revolutionized the travel" industry, enabling "people to be their own travel agents". With the improvements in mapping technologies and the ability to share knowledge, it has never been ...
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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 ...
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3answers
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What are the differences between Springpad and Evernote, and how can I choose?

What are the main differences between these two tools? (If you want to bring in other note apps, that is okay - I am looking at Org-mode, Google Docs, and maybe Simplenote - although this would need ...
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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, ...