This Week

AMAZON HOME SERVICES

Get your next plumber — from Amazon. Try out Amazon’s Home Services – it may be very much worth your while.

http://www.amazon.com

VELOCITY

Improve your reading speed and skills – Velocity will be your new best friend!

http://acceleratorapp.com/

KITTYHAWK

Kittyhawk is your go to app when you have drones to fly! Rules, regulations and log book – all taken care of in one place!
Now your flying can be fun – and trouble free!

http://kittyhawk.io/

TEMPLATESHOCK

Lots of lovely templates for all your needs – and a big batch of them are FREE!

http://www.templateshock.com/

Recent Programming

SNOW-DAY

With snow forecast for this weekend, who knows how much longer this will go on …

http://www.snowdaycalculator.com/

SHOVELING SNOW

Shoveling snow is not necessarily good for you. There are health risks and you should know about them.

http://www.weathersafety.ohio.gov/WinterHealthSafetyTips.aspx

ICE

When it’s ICY – you need to set up ICE – In Case of Emergency
I ICE-d my phone as soon as I heard about this great idea. Simply put ICE which stands for In Case of Emergency in the name section of the person you want alerted in an emergency, and the emergency services will know immediately who to contact. Simple, easy and oh, so sensible.

UNUSUAL HOTELS

So this is probably not the best time to talk about an ICE hotel! But there are other unusual places to go when you want to really get away!

http://www.unusualhotelsoftheworld.com/

EYE DOCTOR

When snow and ice force you inside – don’t spend too much time in front of the computer screen!
So here’s a cool way to rest and exercise your eyes that should prevent eye strain after hours in front of a computer screen.

https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.bettertomorrowapps.eyedoctortrainer

BIDSNIPING

When you’re out and about and you want that item on eBay oh so very bad….
here’s a mobile snipe tool to help!! Snipe for ebay.

http://www.snipeapp.co

PAST BOOK

Your year at a glance, pictures captions and everything you posted – as a book, an honest to goodness book!!!

http://www.pastbook.com

MOTHERLY

Everything you need to know before, during and after having a baby!

http:///www.mother.ly

PAST BOOK

An online system for selling your used car — and buying another!

http://www.beepi.com

MOMENT

How much time do you spend on your phone? A little? A lot? Too much?
Track your time with this cool little app — so are you green, yellow or even red?

http://www.moment.com

EVERLANCE

Tracking your mileage for work used to be a pain – until now. 
Ever lance relieves you of that headache and makes your life – and your tax life – much easier!

https://www.everlance.com/#/

HOW LONG TO READ

Here’s a cool idea – if you want to read the latest thriller and you’ve no idea the time commitment – check  out how long to read this. 
From the longest – Clarissa by Samuel Richardson (nearly 22 hours) to much shorter – its a great idea.

http://howlongtoreadthis.com/

ON SECOND THOUGHT

Ever sent a text and then wished you had’t? On second thought has an app for you!!!

http://www.onsecondthought.co/

SUPER TELESCOPE

Unlike anything you’ve ever seen, on your laptop or wherever. Some of the most extraordinary images ever.

http://www.taphive.com/spacetelescope

MIXOLOGY APP

Drink and cocktail recipes for free! If there’s a bartender in the house, this is a great app. 
You can also mix non-alcoholic drinks and low-calorie beverages. For iOs, iPhone and iPad and Droid.

https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/mixology-drink-cocktail-recipes/id320926534?mt=8

HANGOVER RELIEF – THERE’S AN APP FOR THAT!

Almost too good to be true, but there may be a cure for that hungover feeling and it may be as close as your iPhone! 

From Banbzai Labs comes an app which is said to synchronize your brainwaves to deeply relaxing low-frequency alpha and theta waves to help provide relief from the headache, nausea and discomfort of a hangover.

https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/brainwave-hangover-relief/id378704047?mt=8

21 HABIT

So your big promise to yourself is to break a nasty habit. You smoke, you bite your nails, you drink too much caffeine. Here’s a way to incentivize yourself – and break that habit — in 21 days!

http://21habit.com

INSTAPAPER

When there’s much more information to read than you can take it – save it for later with Instapaper.

https://www.instapaper.com/