An online accounting system designed for small businesses and their advisors. It’s simple, smart, secure, and gives you and your advisors access to your bank transactions, invoices, reports, and sales tax, anytime you need it, from anywhere in the world. URL: Xero.

Monday, Jan 19, 2009


Add a pop-up video message to your Twitter page. Use your webcam to record a little video message to first-time readers. Video plays once, then pops away. URL: BubbleTweet.

Monday, Jan 19, 2009


iPhone application that features continuous shooting. Just pressing the button, and it takes 4-8 serial shots to create one image in multiple dimensions and repetitions: a 4×2 portrait, 4×1, 2×2 landscape, and 8×1 landscape. The app is available for $1.99 in the iTunes app store. [See Emily's blog post] URL: QuadCamera.

Monday, Jan 19, 2009

Flickr My Background

Use your latest Flickr image as your Twitter background. Checks for new photos and syncs every hour. URL: Flickr My Background.

Friday, Jan 16, 2009


An online software application to be used by home builders and home buyers. Through the easy-to-use hosted software the home builder is able to convey key aspects of the physical build and administrative processes to all of his clients, and do so using one application. Home buyers are kept in the loop while their home […]

Friday, Jan 16, 2009


An online timesheet and expense tracking software solution for small to medium size companies. URL: HHTimesheet.

Thursday, Jan 15, 2009


A simple service that allows you to get email notifications when new videos are available, using keywords (or by uploading user). The service is free and currently supports YouTube only. URL: Video-Alerts.

Thursday, Jan 15, 2009


A paid, easy-to-use service that makes your website carbon neutral and energy-efficient, and that provides certification that you have taken steps to make your site environmentally friendly. URL: CO2Stats.

Tuesday, Jan 13, 2009

I Vote For Art

A new online gallery, where you can vote for your favorite art. Plus, you can buy art and sell art too. URL: I Vote For Art.

Monday, Jan 12, 2009

Microsoft Tag

Microsoft Tag connects real life with the digital world. They’re small, colorful codes that can be printed, stuck, or displayed just about anywhere. When you snap a Tag with the camera on your internet-enabled phone, additional information or experiences are automatically opened on your phone. There is no fumbling with URLs or texting short codes. […]

Sunday, Jan 11, 2009


A link shortening service that will convert a long link into to a shorter one in which you can use in Twitter, IM, or Email messages. Your link will not only display the page you want to share, but also add an information box where your readers can comment on your link. URL: Go2.me.

Sunday, Jan 11, 2009


A web-based job applicant tracking system. Choosy makes it easy to collect all applicants in one central location and to collaborate as a team on who is the best hire. URL: Choosy.

Friday, Jan 9, 2009


A personal tool for creating a database of lists, such as: things to remember, to-do’s, wishlists, references, likes/dislikes, autobio lists, photo lists, and so on. You can also try the list topic generator. URL: listography.

Thursday, Jan 8, 2009


Create your own animated feature using only Flash and typing skills. Select from a range of characters, drag direction icons into your script, and type in your dialog. You can even select different accents for your characters. Currently in beta. URL: Xtranormal.

Tuesday, Jan 6, 2009


An open media site “unedited by humans” where people can report on news from anywhere in the world. Submit news items through the website, or via cellphone, and allvoices will organize submissions, which can range from blog posts to videos, by location, time, category and bring it in context with other similar news items. URL: […]

Monday, Jan 5, 2009


A mashup chat application integrated with Facebook and Ning. It allows anyone (without coding knowledge) to create a Meebo or Userplane chat room. In three easy steps, anyone with basic internet skills can choose build their own chat room, which will recognize Facebook’s and Ning’s users, display their profile pictures, and link to their profiles. […]

Monday, Jan 5, 2009


A travel website that suggests vacations ideas based on user-specified criteria through an auto updating web 2.0 interface. Recently chosen as one of Travel and Leisure’s best sites of 2008. URL: Tripbase.

Sunday, Jan 4, 2009


A small project using Twitter’s API for a real-time feed of tweets with love. URL: LoveTweet!.

Saturday, Jan 3, 2009


A new way to search and view videos from Youtube. URL: Wibe7.tv.

Saturday, Jan 3, 2009


A voice blog and social media mash-up that allows you to record your voice, music, sounds words, pictures and thoughts by phone, post it in on your Voike account, blog or social networking environment like Facebook. You can also email these voice messages to others, send them to someone’s phone and share them with others […]

Friday, Jan 2, 2009


A Mac OSX application that allows you to manage and connect with social networks in one place. Currently supporting Twitter, Facebook, Flickr, RSS, and Reddit. More to come. URL: EventBox.

Friday, Jan 2, 2009


Tweetree puts your Twitter stream in a tree so you can see the posts people are replying to in context. It also pulls in lots of external content like twitpic photos, youtube videos and more, so that you can see them right in your stream without having to click through every link your friends post. […]

Thursday, Jan 1, 2009


An AIR application designed and built for kids to safely watch videos, play games and browse websites. The system blocks links, scripts and any other attempts that lead to sites and content which have not been approved, preventing them being viewed by children. [beta] URL: KIDO’Z.

Thursday, Jan 1, 2009


Web-based simple and private family sharing. Share photos, events, messages, and websites with your family. URL: Ramamia.

Thursday, Jan 1, 2009


Makes the process of sending screenshots or screen grabs easy and instant. Mac only. URL: GrabUp.

Wednesday, Dec 31, 2008


“Content review made easy.” Lets you exchange ideas and gather thoughts on creative, interactive, motion, and written content. Comment, annotate, and markup images, documents and videos. URL: ReviewBasics.

Tuesday, Dec 30, 2008


Free stylish online invites. Design your invitation and event web page, send via email or Pingg will print, stamp and mail it for you. Easily manage RSVPs, reminders, thank-yous and more. URL: Pingg.

Tuesday, Dec 30, 2008


A social music site where you can listen to public playlists, and connect your music library to Maestro to create playlists and share with friends. URL: Maestro.fm.

Monday, Dec 29, 2008


A Twitter toolbox to manage multiple Twitter profiles, pre-schedule tweets, and measure your success. BrightKit lets you manage your entire Twitter experience from one easy-to-use interface. [Beta] URL: BrightKit.

Sunday, Dec 28, 2008


Wish you had a sticky handy to jot down some notes about what you just read while surfing on the web, or write down an idea that popped into your head while on the computer. I would like to share with you, Qu-s a downloadable app for the MAC OS that can turn your Desktop […]

Saturday, Dec 27, 2008