A system connecting two devices or applications across the Internet. Usually one machine or server will expose a webservice which is access by many other machines or clients.

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Website that makes text into image or flash

Can anyone recommend a website where I can enter some text (email in this case) and get back an image or a small swf. A plus if I can choose fonts and colour. I want to use this as a small hindrance ...
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Analogs of GetSatisfaction that can be installed to my own server [closed]

I'd like to have a community place like Getsatisfaction for my web-site. However this is a hosted (on their hosting) decision, but I'd like to have something hosted on my web-site. Are there any ...
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Is there a web-based VNC?

I'd like to install VNC on one of my computers and be able to access it from any other computer -- without installing anything. GoToMyPC does this now and I'm very happy, but I'm curious if there are ...
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Math-Algorithm-As-a-Service Provider [closed]

So, we have Software-as-a-Service, such as Google Docs and Salesforce, that allows you to use the software as if it's a service, without the need to install and maintain the application. Is there any ...
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Where can I find a list of web applications that compare with Windows applications? [closed]

One of the problems I find with Web Applications (applications in general I suppose) is that it's not always clear what applications are available. Is there a list of suitable web alternatives to ...
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Are there any online OCR services? [closed]

Are there any web-based OCR (optical character recognition) services which you can recommend?
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Free WebService for Getting Driving Directions

Is there a free webservice that lets you get driving directions between locations from a mapping site like Google Maps or MapQuest?