Questions tagged [webapp-rec]

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Web database replacement for Access [closed]

I'm looking for an online, multi-user solution to replacement MS Access. The current configuration that I am working with performs the following tasks, which I would like to still be able to do in an ...
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Are there any websites providing movies recommendations based on your ratings? [closed]

You rate films you've watched and get recommendations on new movies based on other people rates.
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Where can I find an RSS feed for TRULY “big deal” news headlines? [closed]

Most news feeds give all their main headlines for the day, but is there a feed that only gives the headlines that are actually really important? For example, the death of a public figure, major ...
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Is there a service that shows you the favorite tweets of the people you follow? [closed]

I'm looking for something like Stellar but already populated with the people I'm following.
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Know of a web app that prompts you for upcoming week's calendar tasks for all roles in life? [closed]

15 years ago I had a program by Lotus?, called Scheduler I believe that was on an old Compaq. It had a very cool wizard that was based on Coveys "7 Habits of Highly Effective People" and would allow ...
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Options to get a higher email send limit [closed]

I realize there a lot of bulk email services, but what I'm trying to do doesn't feel like bulk email; though maybe I'm just thinking about it the wrong way. Case in point, I attempted to create an ...
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Web based SSH Client [closed]

I am looking for a SSH Client that I can open with my browser. Basically I am want to avoid the need to download any special software to do it, I am in a Windows machine and I am don't want to ...
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Is there a web app for easily managing signups? [closed]

I am responsible for a group of people that rotate responsibilities during the week. For example, there are tasks that must be done on Monday, Wednesday, and Friday, and there are several of us that ...
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Service that shows most popular queries/keywords related to a specific topic X? [closed]

I know Google Trends/Zeitgeist. But what I'm looking for is a service where you can enter, for example "Politics", and then the service gives out the most popular queries containing "Politics"-keyword ...
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How to make a route map of my all trips in a year? [closed]

I tried with Google Maps, by adding destinations, but because I traveled a lot in Google Maps I can only add A - Z (31 destinations). I'm looking for a free online map tool that can show all my trips ...
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Is there a free web app/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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Is there a webapp for tracking my sleep patterns/habits? [closed]

Is there an app that some way can track the times I go to sleep and more importantly log the times at which I (assumably) awake every day? For instance, install a small script to Ubuntu or a webapp ...
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Good web application for idea proposal/voting/commenting? [closed]

I'm searching for a web application that will allow members of my team to propose ideas and those ideas to be discussed in comments (if nested, that would rock) and ideas to be voted for the most ...
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Is there a web app that gives single book recommendations? [closed]

I've been searching for a website that basically does something very similar to the following flow chart (link if it's too small to see): I'm basically looking for a site that asks simple questions ...
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Is there cost effective file synchronization service for large teams with not much data? [closed]

I love Dropbox. But Dropbox for Teams seems most appropriate for Teams with few members and a lot of data. I'm working with a team that has lots of members, but not much data, so the Dropbox pricing ...
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Web app for splitting PDF pages [closed]

Are there any Web apps that either automatically or manually can split scanned PDFs into multiple pages? At school, I receive many scanned PDFs that have two physical pages per PDF page, which makes ...
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Fax to email service? [closed]

I have a fax machine which faxes to phone numbers. I want to use it as a scanner where I get the scanned page as an electronic image Is there a way to fax to a number and that number/online service ...
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New email service [closed]

Is there an email service like Gmail but not overloaded by nicknames? I need a good IMAP service with quite good capacity of storage. By the way, I would like an account name like name.surname@..
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Cloud file sharing service with LAN synchronisation? (besides Dropbox) [closed]

What other file sharing services are out there, that also sync over the LAN (to circumvent narrow upstream bandwidth)?
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Web app to check a web page for given text and send an email when detected [closed]

I need a web app that can automatically check a given web page everyday for given text, and if it detects the text inside the page, send me an email. I am not asking for a service monitoring the ...
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Weather based reminders [closed]

Is there a web app that will send me a reminder or alert based on a weather event? Such as: 24-48 hours before freezing, I could set an alert to remind me to shut off the outside hose 4 hours before ...
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Looking for room booking diary webapp [closed]

I'm looking for a web app that will allow for authorised people to book a room (or any resource for that matter) and prevent double-booking. I need... One-off reservations. (2013-12-25, 10pm-6am.) ...
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Airfare plane ticket pricing search notification? [closed]

Does there exist a plane ticket / airfare search and book webapp with the possibility to add a mail trigger, which will send me mail when a certain route gets under a user indicated price?
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There's a specific website like jsFiddle, but i can't remember the name/url. Can you help? [closed]

A while ago i found a website much like jsFiddle, focused on collaborative editing. It has forking and it's full of HTML5 experiments. Unfortunately i can't remember the name; do you by any chance ...
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Is there a bulk email app that integrates with Gmail Contacts? [closed]

I'd like to send bulk email to Groups in my Gmail Contacts. I'd like the email to be addressed to people by their first names. Is this possible? Do I need to use an app that integrates with Gmail ...
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Instapaper/Readability-like app with seamless Nook support? [closed]

Instapaper and Readability both have the insanely cool feature of sending your articles to read directly to your Kindle, so you can read them offline on an e-ink screen. Is there an app or service ...
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Website for timezone conversion [closed]

I am looking for a website that allows me to convert time between different timezones in an ubiquitous way. Most websites have input restraints that only allow me to type in a specific city or to ...
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Compare two GPX-files of same route [closed]

Does a web-app like this exist: I have several recordings of gps-coordinates (gpx or tcx-format) from biking the same route several times. It would be awesome to compare two (or more) of them at the ...
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How can I send letter mail online? [closed]

Is there a webapp that will allow me to send someone a physical letter from a PDF file on my computer? They would print the file I upload, and send the letter to the address specified.
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Organizing and filtering Twitter data [closed]

I follow a lot of people on Twitter, normally I use the web interface. I used to follow a lot more, but a few months ago, I organized my follows into lists. I ran into two problems, I ran out of ...
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Is there a CRM like tool for managing offline social personal (non-business) use? [closed]

Lately I found the need to more and more to take notes of my offline social interaction so I can go through them later. People's name, their child, what they do, hobby, etc. Just like CRM in business. ...
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Service to check if an email address is valid [closed]

Is there any online service to check if a given email address is valid? I don't want to use my private email address to verify an email address by sending a trial message and waiting for a non-...
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Is there a closed mailing group service? [closed]

I am looking for a service that would allow me to create private/closed mailing list create managers for that list add new user on their behalf allow users to manage their membership It is for our ...
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Is there a free web app similar to Animoto? [closed]

Is there any free version of the web app which creates video from photos with background music? To be exact, I'm looking for a web app similar to Animoto.
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Web service for converting Microsoft Office file formats (doc, docx, ppt, etc) into plain text? [closed]

Larger context: we're working on an Intranet portal's search engine, which needs to be able to search within ALL office types: .doc, .docx, .xls, .xlsx, .ppt, and .pptx. Having the search also already ...
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EU Gmail substitute [closed]

I want a web-based e-mail service which displays e-mails sorted by conversation; can import e-mails from POP3 accounts; can send e-mails from other accounts (either by faking the From header or by ...
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Is there any good dictionary web site for mobile web? [closed]

When I want to look up a word in a dictionary I use the Google dictionary, it offers synonyms and examples, but it's not optimized for mobile web, so it's inconvenient to use. Could you recommend a ...
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See IMDb, Rotten Tomatoes, Metacritic ratings together [closed]

Is there some web app where I can see IMDb, Rotten Tomatoes and Metacritic movie ratings together?
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What's a good way to setup a music-listening server for small company? [closed]

We're 6 people inside a big room. We have a server with speakers connected. Sometimes we go to that server and put something playing from a cloud service such as grooveshark. But when the selection ...
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Is there a website where you can enter a list of your skills and find out what types of jobs you are qualified for? [closed]

I'm envisioning a website where you type in a list of your skills and get back a list of job alternatives or near-alternatives; alternatives that aren't so obvious. Alternatives that may require just ...
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Streaming music service with offline playlists? [closed]

I'm an iPod Touch user with a daily commute to work of about 45 minutes. While listening to podcasts and my library is great, my music gets to be very old. At work I frequently listen to Last.fm and ...
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A web app that allows me to paste an image copied into clipboard? [closed]

Basically, whenever I have a screenshot that I would need to upload onto the net, I often have to do this: Do a screenshot; Open an editor (like Paint); Paste image and save (to desktop) Go to imgur....
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Object-Oriented Programming (OOP) brainstorming app [closed]

Does anyone know of apps to plan for a large OOP project? Like brainstorming, mindmapping etc., but with OOP focus. I've seen it once, where you could create classes, map them together, see ...
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Is there a public speaking web app? [closed]

To improve your public speaking skills, it would be great to be able to record a short clip of yourself, and have it rated by a web community. I know you could manually add a clip to YouTube and ask ...
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Place to recruit beta testers [closed]

Where can I find a place to recruit beta testers for our web apps? Is it best to create an holding page which collects name, email etc or is they a site where I can go to etc?
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Online count down timer/alarm clock that gives a nudge when a set time is up? [closed]

Is there an online count down timer/alarm clock that gives you nudge when a set time is up? I do not want it to play a sound, but rather give me a notification that I can see (like when you get a msn ...
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Webservice to aggregate the online services I use [closed]

I'm searching for a simple webservice to aggregate and show the online services I use. I just want to have one link to post and a user who follows it will see all the services I use. Like my Blog, ...
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Any e-learning apps similar to projecteuler.net? [closed]

I've been using projecteuler.net to learn a bit of programming, and I think this is a great format to learn other stuff (learning by doing). I'm wondering if there's any other sites similar to this, ...
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Pastebins (web apps that allows posting snippets of texts) that allow registered users to opt to not include their usernames on specified pasted texts [closed]

Are there any Pastebins that will allow registered users to opt to not include their usernames on specified pasted texts? I know I can post as an unregistered user, but I want the management and ...
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Free SSH server to test upload of files over SSH [closed]

I am looking for a free web-based SSH server which I can do a quick test of file upload over SSH.