Sound*Bytes — Archives


THOMAS THE TANK ENGINE

Thomas – the friend to millions of kids worldwide is embarking on exciting adventures around the world. And kids can watch and learn both on TV and tablets.

http://www.thomasandfriends.com/en-us/

CEEV

A special Chrome extension that makes preparing a CV/resume much easier!

https://ceev.io

MEMEX

You saw it on the web, you KNOW you did. But you can’t find it in your bookmarks. Here’s an extension for Chrome and Firefox to help you find that elusive website!

https://ceev.io

ONE MONTH SKILL

Keep up your skill set with the “one month skill” website. Short and punchy lessons hold your interest, and keep you coming back.

https://www.onemonthskill.com`

CLEANTIMELINE

Clean TimeLine keeps your twitter feed clean and simple with no ads or distractions cluttering up your screen.

https://cleantimeline.com

1 TAP RECEIPTS

It’s almost tax time, when everybody worries! Don’t. Forget the shoebox – try this:

http://1tapreceipts.com

KEENAN

Christopher Keenan must have the coolest job in the world. A senior VP at Mattel – he’s responsible for content on the Barbie channels.

http://www.barbie.mattel.com

SMARTERTIME

Time is money – and like me – you’re probably wasting lots of it!

https://www.smartertime.com

SWITCHBOARD

We love this idea — a voice network linking system for chat and calls – on your phone!

https://www.switchboardaudio.com

SLOTHWORTH

When you’re at the computer wasting time, have you ever thought just how much that time wasting is worth? Slothworth has!!

https://chrome.google.com/webstore/detail/sloth-worth/oomipphdopeaobjffaagbfogfehpcfkh?hl=en

PRKIT

Getting yourself noticed is all about publicity, and some companies charge several arms and legs for it. But you’ve got PRkit – and that should more than get you started.

https://prkit.co

SENSIOAIR

Air quality, we don’t think about it but we should. After all stopping breathing isn’t an option!!

https://www.wlab.io

SCHOLARLY

A great app for finding scholarships to college. It’s a Canadian app — but it works really well in the US!

https://www.scholarly.ca

WANDERPREP

Travel hassles? There’s great advice to be had at wanderprep. And they’re also working on an upgraded version!

http://www.wanderprep.com

CONNECTOR BY CONTENT MARKETER (NOW MAILSHAKE)

Email marketing is still a real opportunity and every content marketer should have an email program at hand. Such as connector.

http://contentmarketer.io

ZELLO

In an emergency phones go out, and networks clog up. But wait – now there’s Zello……and you can create your own push to talk network!

http://www.zello.com

NURAPHONE

Nuraphone – where your ears are recognized as individuals.

At nuraphone.com.

http://nuraphone.com

ORSON

A website building tool with creative templates, and search engine optimization – built in!

https://en.orson.io

SPENDEE

Spendee – an app that analyzes not what you spend, but how you spend. Improve your spending habits with spendee!

http://www.spendee.com

SMOKEFREE

Nothing says you need a big date – like Jan 1 or Valentine’s Day to go smoke free. As Nike says – “Just do it!” Only this time use the smokefreeapp!

https://smokefreeapp.com

EXPLAINMEPLEASE

Explainmeplease is a special website in its very early stages. It’s created by a ninth grader and it aims to explain complex concepts in language anyone can understand. It’s an open source project – and one worth keeping an eye on as it grows.

http://explainmeplease.com

SKY GURU

What actually happens when you take a flight? After the booking, the security, the getting on board and all that. There’s a lot more that happens that you don’t see. But now you can:

http://myskyguru.com

PACKABLE

Sometimes just making a list (and checking it twice!) simply isn’t enough. For those times get Packable.

https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=webivo.com.packinglist

FAMILY

A recipe website all the family can use. Famealy? Yes, that’s right – Famealy – such deliciousness for everyone to make!!

http://www.getfamealy.com

BARONESS KIDRON

The rise of corporate control of the Internet is endangering the privacy of children’s data. That’s the concern of a powerful British Parliamentarian – Baroness Beeban Kidron:

http://5rightsframework.com/static/Digital_Childhood_report_-_EMBARGOED.pdf

TUNE POCKET

When you need music for your film or commercial, tunepocket.com should be way up there on your list of places to find it.

https://www.tunepocket.com

MOONSHOT

Big ideas need great planning. And great planning can be carried out with Moon Shot from the app store.

https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/moonshot/id1335153225

LIFEDIGGER

If you enjoy sorting reams and reams of hand written notes, come over to my house and help me dig out from mountains of paper. Then again I could always try Lifedigger to create my knowledge base.

https://www.lifedigger.io/landing

DAILY TIMER

Every body needs a timer sometime! And daily timer packs a big punch in a little app. Check it out for yourself!

https://itunes.apple.com/gb/app/daily-timer/id1324913602?mt=8

WAGCAM

Try taking your pooch’s picture. Right! The dog that looks everywhere but at you, right?

https://itunes.apple.com/app/id1290982652

THE WALLET GENIUS

Crypto-currency is in the news a lot. But what is it? The wallet genius may have an answer for you.

http://thewalletgenius.com

STATION

So many open windows, so many open tabs. Now with Station for Mac and Windows, you can switch easily between them. “One app to rule them all!”

https://getstation.com

CATHERINE ZETA-JONES

Catherine Zeta-Jones is not only an oscar winning actress – she also loves technology! As she told us in Cannes at MIPCOM last year.

TASKFUL

Keep ahead of deadlines with Taskful!

Get it from your favorite app store.

SLEEP BETTER

Track your nightly sleeping habits with sleep better from Runtastic.

Get it from your favorite app store.

SECURITY PLANNER

How safe are your online habits? You should check – because it’s not a safe world out there.

https://securityplanner.org/#/

NEWSMOOD

It’s not the stories behind the news, it’s the way those stories are told!

http://newsmood.studiometric.co/

BEDTIME STORIES

Tell me a story – the perennial cry of the little ones before bed – and now, there’s an app for that!!

https://getbedtimestories.com

DOG IDENTIFIER

You know that big dog over there is a B-I-G dog – but is it a Great Dane, or an Irish Wolfhound or a Scottish deerhound? Try dog identifier for iOS.

https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/dog-identifier-dog-id-camera/id1286967051

HABIT COACH

No more resolutions. How about making good habits for 2018? You can, you know!

https://www.gethabitcoach.com

HOPE WORKS

Helping children combat their concerns and worries about today’s world, Hope Works is a combined project by the BBC and Sky TV and includes Disney, Dreamworks and Israel’s Hop Media among its partners.

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TL-DR

It stands for “Too Long, Didn’t Read” – which is the response you might get if you send too many articles to your friends!

https://www.tldrapp.io

https://www.tldrapp.io

WINE EXPLORER

Did you know your DNA may indicate if you are predisposed to liking certain wines over certain others?

https://www.helix.com/shop/vinome-wine-explorer/

ST. NICHOLAS CENTER

We know him as the Jolly Old Elf, and Santa Claus – but who was he, and what do others call him?

http://www.stnicholascenter.org/pages/home/

REINDEERCAM

Way up in the frozen north there is a reindeer cam, where you can see Santa visiting the deer and giving them treats.

https://reindeercam.com

OLD ENGLISH CRACKERS

They used to be a very british tradition – but now the world’s gone crackers!
Have fun and buy all sorts of crackers – or even make your own!

https://www.oldenglishcrackers.com

VICTORIAN CHRISTMAS

The Christmas we celebrate now would be very familiar to children from two hundred years ago!

https://victorianchildren.org/

PLANE FINDER

If you look up and see planes in the sky, do you wonder where they’re going, or where they’ve come from? Wonder no more!

https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/plane-finder-ar/id390039844

GOOGLE TRACKS SANTA

Every year I track Santa with Norad – I love doing it – it makes the whole world much nearer. And this year I’m going to try the Google tracker. And so should you!

https://santatracker.google.com

CUSTOM SOCKS

Bumper stickers for your ankles! Custom socks make strutting your stuff even better than before!

https://custom.sockclub.com

REMEMBEAR

One safe place for all your passwords? Try remembear — yes, that’s not a typo. R-e-m-e-m-b-e-a-r for Android.

https://www.remembear.com

ONE MILLION WORDS

Ready to take the challenge – how quickly can YOU read one million words….????

https://www.1mwords.org

LOVING VINCENT

If you haven’t seen this amazingly constructed movie, you must. Animation with a difference and a whodunit around the death of the artist Vincent Van Gogh. Masterful.

http://lovingvincent.com

TRADESKILLS

You may not know it, but people in the trades are doing well. It’s a career to consider.

https://tradeskills.io

CATCH AND RELEASE

If you’re the outdoorsy type – but new is a bit too rich for your pocketbook, try catch and release – a consignment store with a difference.

http://catchandreleaseapp.com

VEGKITCHEN

The holidays are really set up for omnivores – but what if you’re vegan?
Try vegkitchen for some delish ideas!!

http://www.vegkitchen.com

NWTF

Used to be the turkey on the table was caught in the wild. But now the wild turkey has its own federation!

http://www.nwtf.org

MAYFLOWER HISTORY

There’s real history behind Thanksgiving – only it might not be the history you think you know!

http://mayflowerhistory.com

MOO COTTON

Let’s face it. Moo cards are the coolest, most inventive, neatest business cards out there. Why? Because you create them. They are all you. And that makes them awesome. And – they’re eco friendly — in cotton!

https://www.moo.com/us/products/cotton-business-cards.html?ref=producthunt

LINGUICIAN

Learn a language through music – millions do and this app will make it easy for millions more to do the same!

https://www.linguician.com

WHAT EMAIL SERVICE SHOULD I USE?

If you haven’t a clue which of the email responders you should use – this site may help you choose.

https://whatemailserviceshouldiuse.com

NEWSBOTAI

With all the noise about fake news, now there’s NewsbotAI which will tell you which way the news you’re reading and the website it comes from, slants.

https://www.messenger.com/t/newsbotai/

ONWARD

If you’re worried you are addicted to technology, and face it, many of us are – onward may be the answer to achieving your tech-life balance.

https://onward.org

TWITTER DEBUBBLER

If you just can’t handle twitter’s redesign to bubbles – here’s a solution. Twitter Debubbler! From the Chrome Webstore (and there’s one for Facebook, too!)

https://chrome.google.com/webstore/search/twitter%20debubbler

UP CAMP

It might be the end of the camping season, but here’s an app that gets you planning — and booking — ahead!

http://upcamp.co

MEETINGBIRD

A very useful extension for Chrome – meeting bird lets you schedule and organize events from your gmail accounts.

https://www.meetingbird.com

FUTUROSPECTIVE

A bit of a mouthful – futurospective is your personal online time capsule. From your iPhone or android, you can record a message to your future self.

https://futurospective.com/?ref=producthunt

ONE STEP 2

If – like me – you remember the Polaroid camera that developed the picture right in front of you – well….What is old is NEW again.
They’re baaaaack!

https://polaroidoriginals.com

MIDAS

No – not the muffler company –

Midas from Amplemarket gives you all the information you need about someone whose email address you have.

http://fetch.amplemarket.com/midas

VOTEBOX

The future of internet voting from your committee, your club to maybe your Congress?

https://www.votebox.co/en/

WORDMARK

Put your best font forward – see how what you want to say will look in the fonts on your computer.

https://wordmark.it

FULL CONTACT

A cool extension for Google Chrome from Full Contact, that gives you all sorts of data about your contacts.

https://www.fullcontact.com

TXT FYI

It says it’s the dumbest platform on the web…
it’s the easiest way to publish something online!

https://txt.fyi

WHAT’S IN IT?

What’s in your food? Glycerol ester of wood rosin? Think I’m kidding?

Get what’s in it – the app that sets you straight about what’s in your food.

https://whatsinitapp.com

TV IN DECLINE

If you believe the pundits, the nightly TV audience is shrinking
Do you? It seems to be …

https://www.eia.gov/todayinenergy/detail.php?id=30132

TEN YEARS AGO …

Where we you 10 years ago? Do you remember the news? The hot topics? The issues?

Here’s a site guaranteed to help you remember!

http://tenyearsago.io

CONVERSE

Software that helps you converse in another language – well tomorrow’s technology is here.
And while not perfect – it’s very good indeed! And it’s voice activated !!

Converse for iPhone from

https://www.itranslate.com

HIRE DOT BID

How much are you worth?
Auction off your time and potential clients can see when you’re available.
It’s a cool tool for freelancers.

https://hire.bid

JOT ENGINE

Transcription – we all hate it – but now there’s relief – with Jot engine, a transcription service that does it for you, quickly and reasonably.

https://jotengine.com

TWENTY 20

45 million stock photos – taken by real people. Everyday images that really relate.

https://www.twenty20.com

ANCHOR

Want to be a podcaster? Why not, it’s fun and friendly!
And now it’s easy with anchor!

https://anchor.fm

COVERLETTER

Need a cover letter but don’t know how good, bad or indifferent it is?
Now you can get an unbiased opinion from coverletter!

http://coverletter.io

BETTER

Get better with better – get your money from your health insurance claims!

https://www.getbetter.co

AUTOADVISORY

Distracted driving causes accidents – and texting while driving is an absolute no-no.
This app can help you stop!

https://itunes.apple.com/ca/app/autoadvisory/id1217640005

FINDFOCUS

If you have bad online habits – and who doesn’t – FindFocus might help you stay on track!

http://findfocus.net

BABYSNAP

A time-lapse film of your child growing up – one second at a time.

http://babysnap.co

CALORATOR

How many miles will it take to walk off that donut?
Or the cheeseburger you’d love right now?

Calorator will tell you!

https://itunes.apple.com/ca/app/calorator/id1128834587

COFFEERUN

The end to the office fracas over who will get the coffee on the next run to the your favorite barista — and who ordered what?

http://coffeerun.azurewebsites.net

GYROSCOPE

Use gyroscope sleep a-i, a sleep clinic for your fitbit or Apple watch.
Not just cool – its illuminating too.

https://gyrosco.pe

STATSBOT

Your business goals analytic assistant who keeps you on track and your goals in sight.

https://statsbot.co

HARMONY

A lightweight streamlined music player for Spotify, Soundcloud, Youtube and other services. For Mac, Windows and Linux!

https://getharmony.xyz

PRODUCT GRAVEYARD

Where old software products go to lie in state. No longer useable, overtaken by products with more features and much newer – product graveyard is a walk down memory lane!

http://productgraveyard.com

GREAT 78

This is what the internet does best – the Internet archive, and it’s free!!
The Great78 project digitizes audio from old 78 rpm collections and makes them available.
Fabulous idea and well worth listening to.

http://great78.archive.org

LOGORANK

You’ve got a new logo – you’ve spent a chunk of change on it too! But the real question is – will it stand out?

http://brandmark.io

GUDAK

Remember the good old days of cameras? The ones which used film that came in a little yellow and red box.
Now you can replicate that whole experience with Gudak!

http://screw-bar.com

MANAGERSCORE

Just how good a manager are you?
Check yourself out and find out what your team really think of your management style – you could learn something too!

http://getlighthouse.com

RENDERMAN

hose wizards at Pixar have a secret – it’s Renderman, a tool for making animation magic. And while it’s a pro-tool, Pixar says it’s attracting more people to animation.

https://renderman.pixar.com

FRUITJUICE

Keeping your laptop battery plugged in ALL the time isn’t good for its health.
If you’ve got a Mac – you need FruitJuice. I use it, it’s really useful.

https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/fruitjuice-active-battery-health-and-monitoring/id671736912

TILT BRUSH

Paint in 3D – in virtual reality – it sounds extraordinary, and it is.
It’s used for animation and game creation and it’s from Google.
Check out titmouse animation studios – masters of Tilt Brush

http://titmouse.net

MEDIUM 3.0

Is it a blog? Is it a news site? No???
It’s medium – and it’s a hot platform for sharing ideas.

https://medium.com

SLIDEBEAN

A whole new approach to presentations – you bring the content, slidebean does the rest!

GET RAISED

Do you deserve a raise (don’t we all?)
Find out if you’re underpaid and get a raise!

https://getraised.com

POCKETSENSE

Keep your phone safe for Android. It’s a lockout for your phone.

pocket sense for android at google play

SPIFFY OR IFFY

Crowd source comments about your clothes – got a date? a job interview? a visit to the in-laws?
The spiffy or iffy community will help!

http://spiffyoriffy.com

THE SKIMM

Looks like a calendar app – but it populates your calendar with the things you’d do if you knew they were out there!

https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/theskimm/id1034995058?mt=8

CUPPERMARKET

When you want coffee that’s real coffee and not just a cup of joe, try Cuppermarket.
A great name for an eclectic choice of coffees.

https://market.cupperapp.com

FRONT

An email app for all the members of your team from Frontapp.

https://frontapp.com

APP USAGE TRACKER

You m!ay have 100s of apps on your phone – but how many do you use and how long do you use them?
Load appusagetracker and find out just how much time you spend on what!!

https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/app-usage-tracker-monitor-time-spent-on-apps/id1240765788?mt=8

FLLIKE

Rate your airline experience on Fllike – easy as pie.
Scan your boarding pass or enter your flight number – set the sliders and you’re done!

http://www.fllike.com

LITERAI

Forget your fingers doing the walking – now there’s way to train your computer to write for you.
That scares me – but some love it.

http://literai.com

GO SKILLS

Get the skills you need to move along in life – at go skills.com

https://www.goskills.com

BETTER

If your health insurance provider owes you money – track your reimbursement with “better”.

https://www.getbetter.co

JUMPSHOT

Lets you save the great shots and ditch the bad ones – jumpshot from Canon.

https://canonlabs.io

MICROSOFT KEYBOARD

The keyboard that recognizes you! There’s an integrated fingerprint sensor so your computer knows it’s really you when you login!! And it’s very cool looking!!

https://www.microsoft.com/accessories/en-us/products/keyboards/microsoft-modern-keyboard-with-fingerprint-id

HOW MANY PIZZAS DO I NEED?

Forget guessing! Forget counting the number of guests on your fingers and then multiplying and dividing….
now you can get a really good estimate on how much pizza you need to order!

http://howmanypizzasdoineed.com

CINESIFT

Want to see a movie? Want to know where? When? and everything else?

Try cinesift!

https://cinesift.com/#/

INSTAREAD

Read or listen to the books you need to read – but don’t have time to read.
All skinnied down to about 30 minutes …

http://instaread.co

DATAGIFMAKER

Make your boring data heavy presentations leap and jump with great gifs made specially for them!!

http://datagifmaker.withgoogle.com/

MUSEUM OF FAILURE

Failure isn’t all bad – it’s a great way of learning what didn’t work and what might work next time around.
For example Apple’s Newton which eventually became Apple iPhone …

http://www.museumoffailure.se

COLOR BINOCULARS

For those who suffer from color blindness – and there are more than you’d think – a solution from Microsoft for iOS and from Microsoft Garage.

https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/color-binoculars-microsoft/id1076721983

DRAGAPP

Organize your gmail box with dragapp. It’s never been easier to be in control!

http://www.dragapp.com

ADOBE SCAN

Finally – a scanner to .pdf that knows what it’s at. From Adobe. Who else?

https://acrobat.adobe.com

ESTIMATE

So you want to build an app – do you have any idea how to cost it? All the bits and bobs you need?
Estimapp can help!

http://www.estimapp.com

ADVOBOT

Legal documents – built by a bot. Now here’s a way to cut your legal fees … check out advobot!

http://www.advobot.co

AFFINITY

Time was great, professional photo editing software cost several arms and several legs. Not any more with Affinity.

https://affinity.serif.com

GOBY

Time for a new toothbrush, time for Goby. A USB powered toothbrush with a difference.

https://www.goby.co

CABLE MATTERS

When you want great sound – use great cables. Cables matter at cable matters!

http://www.cablematters.com

PUROSOUND

Headphones that protect your ears from spikes in sound that can kill your hearing – not just for kids anymore!

https://purosound.com

LONELY PLANET

Now an extension for your Chrome browser, Lonely Planet shows you stunning images and gives you great descriptions of all sorts of places – one browser tab at a time!!!

https://chrome.google.com/webstore/detail/writefull-thesaurus/gjaljmejoplhicfhppcfcgjojehddfcc?hl=en

PASSPORT INDEX

Now an extension for your Chrome browser, Lonely Planet shows you stunning images and gives you great descriptions of all sorts of places – one browser tab at a time!!!

https://www.passportindex.org/

BUCKETLISTLY

A bucket list for all seasons – we all have aspirations some huge, some personal, some quite mundane.
Bucketlistly is the place to list them all and share each achievement with friends. It’s pretty awesome.

http://www.bucketlistly.com/

MORNING ROUTINE

If you’re wondering where the day went – you might need Morning Routine – a cool app for your iOS device.
With every thing you do in the morning mapped and set to a schedule, you’ll find time you didn’t know existed before!

http://www.ubicolor.com

TOURISTLINK

When you finally get away but you don’t want to be an obvious tourist – here’s a very cool way of getting to meet the locals and finding out how the other parts of the world live!

http://www.touristlink.com

CRUISEMATES

It’s summer and there is still time to get away!

So here are some of our favorite summer shows, current and relevant, to help you find the best getaways and have fun!

Always wanted a cruise? Here’s how to find a great one and not break the bank.
And when you book last minute – you can find some super deals!!!

http://www.cruisemates.com

SURFLINE

One of the cries of summer — Surf’s Up!
And on this awesome site you can not only check out the waves – you can see them live!

http://www.surfline.com

WIMBLEDON

It’s summer and that means tennis and THAT means Wimbledon.
Yes, WimbleDon not Wimbleton as some would have it – the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club’s annual tennis extravaganza.

And you can follow every stroke, volley, and lob on

http://www.wimbledon.orghttp://www.wimbledon.com

THE BOYS OF SUMMER

A fabulous look back through the baseball guides of yesteryear at the Library of Congress, online.

http://memory.loc.gov/ammem/collections/spalding/

CATHOD TV

Where’s that show? where is it streaming? or that movie? Cathod knows!!

http://www.cathod.tv

GOAT

Sneakers — some people just can’t get enough but Goat can help.
It’s a used sneaker market – and addictive!

http://www.goat.com

ESCAPE

Productive screen time? Or just staring into internet space?

http://focuslist.co

HELLO ALFRED!

If you need a helping hand at home – try Hello Alfred! In New York, Boston and San Francisco for now – but if it catches on, it’ll be near you in no time!

http://www.helloalfred.com

LIFE CALENDAR

Your life – week by week. A cool way to look at what you’re doing and when.

http://malkaf.me/lifecalendar/

SANDCASTLE

Design your own space with sandcastle. A very cool app to help you decide what goes where.

http://getsandcastle.com

APPLICANTIO

A tool for tracking job applications – an extension for Google Chrome.
It’s applicantio at applicantio.com

http://www.applicantio.com

AIR CAM

It’s for home, for office and even for fun. It’s air cam – the perfect drone!

http://www.air cam.io

ATLAS

Know the law where you are, not just where you live. Click from state to state to discover the legal issues in most states.

http://www.atlasmobile.tech

ACTIONS

Forget about repetitive tasks on your iOS device – with actions life is MUCH easier!

https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/repetitivet/id872139988?mt=8

ACTIONS

Keep all your feeds together – work related, family, exercise – everything. It’s all your networks in one!

http://www.bynd.com

BINDED

Keep your work yours – protect your creations.
Copyright made simple

http://www.binded.com

AIRBNBMAG

Airbnb now has a magazine – full of great information and ideas of where to go.

https://www.airbnbmag.com

BS DETECTOR

An extension for Google Chrome that helps you determine if news sources are reliable or not.

From the Chrome webstore or at

http://bsdetector.tech

PILLSY

Forgotten to take your meds? Your vitamins? Do it often?
Pillsy to the rescue. A digital pill container cap that reminds you!

http://www.pillsy.com

ZENBOOTH

Once upon a time there was a pay telephone in a booth in a hotel or an office building – but now the phones have all gone.
So what to do with all those booths — turn them into an oasis of peace for your cellphone!

https://zenbooth.myshopify.com/products/comfort-booth

WORK TODAY

The job site for the rest of us – for daily jobs and temporary work.
No techie jobs, this is for automotive, construction, maintenance — and mostly short term.

https://worktoday.com

DOGSYNC

Whose turn is it to feed the dogs? Or take them out? If those are perennial questions in your household you may need Dogsync
to help everyone get in sync!!

And you MUST check out the website — the dog friendly version. It will make you laugh!!!

http://dogsync.com

CROSSFADER

Be your own DJ. Use Crossfader on your iPhone – you’ll sound like a pro!!

https://www.crossfader.fm

UNGLUE

How to make sure your kids don’t spend way too much time online?
Try unglue – for all the family! At the iTunes store.

https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/unglue-parental-control-screen-time-manager/id1129017998?mt=8

STARTUP GRAVEYARD

How to make sure your kids don’t spend way too much time online?
Try unglue – for all the family! At the iTunes store.

http://startupgraveyard.io

MY GARDEN

Gardeners love to share, they love to see what everyone else has, and add to their plants and trees and yards.
Gardening might be solitary, but gardeners are social And here’s an app for that!

http://www.mygarden.org/

HOMEAGLOW

Find the perfect house cleaner. A different way of hiring a home helper. Check out if it’s in your area.

https://homeaglow.com

COHORT

Sometimes you need to find someone and you don’t know who – Cohort is a networking tool, that lets you find that person through the people you know!

https://cohort.is

GET MOVING

You’ve got to keep moving, keep healthy, keep active.
And now there’s an app for that – at the iTunes store.

https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/get-moving/id783188483?mt=8

HELLO WEATHER

Just the facts – that’s all it delivers. But Hello Weather has the facts you want, when you want them without the bells, whistles and complications of other weather apps. Give it a try. From the iTunes store and Google Play.

https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/hello-weather/id978393692?mt=8https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.helloweatherapp&ah=RtPyJfHEtl2bzH0QB-kPw2m2RIs

IHYDRATE

They say you should drink up to 8 pints of water a day – but that doesn’t account for really hot weather or places with no humidity. Now there’s an app to help you prevent dehydration and if you live in a hot climate, it’s a must.

http://www.cloforce.com/ihydrate.html

PEPPER

Adding zing to your contact info on your website. A pop up widget for the rest of us!!

https://pepper.swat.io

SOUND TO CALM

Control your stress – and chill. And check out the tab “productions” for extra ambience

http://soundtocalm.com

AFTER ICE

For those who don’t believe in climate change – and those who do — check out After Ice an app for you iOS device.

https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/after-ice/id1222419939?mt=8

GOOGLE FACT CHECK

Now Google will help you determine if it’s fake news or not!

NEWS VOICE

The problem today is that you can listen to news from your own point of view – so you never hear the other side. But you can – with NewsVoice – an app for Droid and iOS.

https://newsvoice.com/

INFORMED DELIVERY

I absolutely love this – get an email from US Mail with images of mail that’s on its way to you. Why – you ask? It’s great to know ahead of time, if the check really was in the mail!

https://informeddelivery.usps.com

RUN TASTY

So really DO need to know how to cook – and boiling water in your microwave doesn’t cut it. Try this app and see how good you can get!!

https://www.runtastic.com/en/apps/runtasty

TWITTER LITE

Introducing Twitter Lite – for when access to the web is patchy and slow and you don’t need all that data!
Clever!

Go to mobile.twitter.com on your smartphone or tablet.

http://mobile.twitter.com

MEETNOTES

MeetNotes does something I’ve never been able to do – make taking notes at meetings fun.
It’s easy and it’s colorful – taking notes need never be dreary again!

https://meetnotes.co/writing-effective-meeting-notes/

MONEYTIS

Send money round the world – and find the best way to do it …

https://moneytis.com/

FREE BOOK SIFTER

You want a good read, but you’re cash poor. Here’s where you can browse, download and read – for free. Freebook Sifter searches all the free e-books on Amazon.com, Barnes and Noble, and more — and tells you what’s hot and what’s not!

http://www.freebooksifter.com/

TRAIL BLAZER

A great way to find things you saw on the web, but aren’t sure how to find them again! Now you can wander the web, but never get lost!

http://www.trailblazer.io/