This Week

OFFSCREEN

Too much screentime is not good for your eyes, your back, or your mental health.Try offscreen, an app to guide you to a better use of your time.

https://apps.apple.com/us/app/offscreen-less-screen-time/id1474340105

REMOTE HOUR

A virtual office where your clients can find you and talk with you when you’re available.

http://remotehour.com

SAFEMENU

This app is a win-win for restauranteurs and their patrons in these times of pandemic. No more sanitizing binders or throwing out photo copied single use menus – now you can have them on line or through a QR code. And it’s free while the pandemic’s around.

http://safemenu.org/en

PHOTOSHOPCAMERA

A neat little app for Droid or iOS tells you which effects to use when using Photoshop. Spark up your images for the web, with particular presence.

https://www.adobe.com/products/photoshop-camera.html

CITYFILTER

Now that travel is quietly starting up again, there are all sorts of places to go and a great way to help you decide where and when – is City Filter.

https://www.city-filter.com

Recent Programming

6 FEET CALCULATOR

So we have to keep 2 meters apart – that’s about 6 feet. But how much is 6 feet anyway?

https://www.6feetcalculator.com

LISTENING TOGETHER

What’s the chance that when you’re listening to a song on Spotify, that someone else in the world is listening to the exact same song? It happens so often that spotify has made it into a feature …

https://listeningtogether.atspotify.com/

SHOPSAVVY

Buying online? how do you know you’re getting the best price? With this handy comparison tool for Google chrome, you’ve a great chance of scoring the best price!

https://chrome.google.com/webstore/detail/shopsavvy/megchchilhekbbnfcklodmndefbhkbco?hl=en-US

ANYLINE

The keyboard app for iOS and Android that turns your phone into a scanner.

https://anyline.com/

COMPARE THE CAR PART

It’s happened to anyone who owns a car – you need a part, and the shop gives you a quote that sounds something like the National Debt. Not any more …

https://www.comparethecarpart.com/

ACCESS AFTER YOU’VE GONE

Who will have access to your online presence when you’re no longer around? Make sure this is something you document and then put away carefully. It could save a lot of heart ache later.

TIME LINES

If you’re like me – you have no idea what the time is over there to what it is over here. Which can be embarrassing at 4am. Check out Time Lines.

https://timelines.app/

TRAVEL BANS

As if to prove the fact the virus has not left us, many countries worldwide have imposed stricter travel bans. To find oiut where you can go and how or where you can’t go, and why not visit travelbans.org

https://travelbans.org/

VIRUS CAFE

With the number of coronavirus cases in the US topping 2 Million, meeting new people in clubs or bars could be hazardous to your health. Enter virus.cafe where you can meet and engage with new people and engage – or not – for just two minutes.

http://virus.cafe

WRITTY

Like most writers I’m still looking for the perfect online writing tool — and I may have just found it. Check out writty – small, neat and with everything you need.

https://iamcharlie.design/writty/

WILL MY JOB GIVE ME COVID?

We hear a lot about “frontline workers” and how exposed they can be to the Coronavirus, but just how exposed are you? Check out your job and find out.

https://willmyjobgivemecovid.com/

UNWEB

Unweb – helps you avoid the distractions that stop you being productive.

https://www.unweb.app/