If you want the hands-down, easiest way to embed practically anything on your blog or website, have we got a tool for you! The nature of the web is such that sharing and republishing content is common — and often even encouraged. The problem is, we increasingly store bits of our data on various services […]
Microsoft’s whopping US$ 8.5 billion purchase of Skype is probably good news for a large pool of video chat users, but there’s undoubtedly those who are worried about the possible implications of the acquisition. While there’s no exact clone of Skype floating around out there, a number of tools would still make great alternatives for […]
A cardboard cut-out, really? You pasted a 50-inch rectangle of stiffened paper to the wall in order to preview the flatscreen of your dreams within your new Vitsoe shelving system? For shame. A true nerd, nay, a real man would have cast aside those arts and crafts for Panasonic’s new Viera AR Setup Simulator app. Just […]
The latest and greatest revision of Google Maps released at the end of 2010 brought an exclusive feature to the Android platform: 3D map imaging. Solid white 3D representations of buildings pop into focus when you zoom in and rotate the angle of the map with multi-touch, and the feature delivers some awesome depth to Google […]
A new travel site called Rome2Rio launches today, the brainchild of two ex-Microsoftemployees, Michael Cameron and Bernard Tschirren. The site’s main innovation? It’s vehicle agnostic, in a way–you tell it you want to go from A to B, and it’ll tell you what combination of car, plane, train, or ferry you need to take. In that […]
As mobile phones become more ubiquitous, they are undoubtedly changing how we respond to and record crises. We can report emergencies and call for help in real-time, rather than having to drive to the nearest phone. But we haven’t really built these networks out fully and taken advantage of all the power of the mobile […]
The latest version of Linux video editor ‘OpenShot‘ has been released with a raft of new features and fixes. New features present in version 1.3.0 of the non-linear editor include: – A new user interface and icons Timeline and interface animations Smooth scaling Easier filtering of files/effects/transitions Video upload support for YouTube and Vimeo New […]
Amazon launched Amazon mp3 cloud drive and cloud player, for the US. You can shop 15 million songs and find bestselling albums from $7.99 every day. You can explore new releases and find fresh deals daily. You can download a cloud player and start having fun, or just use the web.
Do you have a Dropbox account? Then you should try views.fm. It is a web layer on top of dropbox that displays nice galleries, file sharing… pretty easy and straight forward.
There are several tools where you just enter a twitter handle and you can create a story or news hub. We have storify (beta) that turns what people post on social media into stories. Collect the best photos, video, tweets and more to publish them as simple, beautiful stories that can be embedded anywhere. There is […]