TalkBean

This South Korean startup is creating a marketplace where English language students can connect with overseas language tutors. Tutors charge per minute and the website leverages technology to offer a diverse array of methods for students and tutors to connect. Lessons can be given using voice, video, text-chat, or whiteboard. The site also features a […]

Tuesday, Jul 31, 2007

Storyist

New story development software for novelists and screenwriters. Can help you focus on what is important in your story, keep your writing organized and accessible, and produce submission-ready results. Mac-only. URL: Storyist.

Monday, Jul 30, 2007

TubeMogul

A free service that provides a central hub for deploying video uploads to various video sharing sites. Also includes analytics tools that let you know who, what, and how your videos are being viewed. URL: TubeMogul.

Monday, Jul 30, 2007

Zinadoo

Create and publish your own mobile website. Customize your site with templates and interactive features. Use included tools to share your site with your friends. Creating your own site is free, while upgrading to your own .mobi domain or purchasing additional text message credits costs you extra. [Note: text messaging services are not yet available […]

Monday, Jul 30, 2007

Amicoz

A social network that mashes travel trips with contacts. Plan, browse comments, create trips with maps, add your stories and photos to them, then tag and visualize your trips. URL: Amicoz.

Sunday, Jul 29, 2007

Unizr

A fast way to discuss, share, create, and bookmark your favorite topics in a social atmosphere. URL: Unizr.

Saturday, Jul 28, 2007

Vayama

A new, easy way to search and book your international trip. The site offers a massive selection of airlines, flights and fares – many never previously available online, so you can find the lowest prices and best schedule options for international travel. URL: Vayama.

Friday, Jul 27, 2007

Spigit

A platform that provides professionals the ability to showcase new ideas and innovations. The simulation engine that gives people an opportunity to test their ideas against simulated market forces. URL: Spigit.

Friday, Jul 27, 2007

Shelfari

Create a virtual bookshelf to share with your friends. See what your friends are reading, rate their books, and discover new titles. Combines an easy to use interface with social networking features to create a community for readers. Also available as a widget that works in Facebook and other social networking applications. Sign up is […]

Thursday, Jul 26, 2007

circaVie

A place to share your life chronologically through an interactive timeline. Tell your life story or the story of your latest road trip, a day to remember, or a trip around the world. Any time, any picture, any video. URL: circaVie.

Wednesday, Jul 25, 2007

Chore Buster

Web-based scheduling application for families. Easily manage the chores that no one really wants to do. Log in, add people and chores, specify how difficult or dislikeable a task is and how often it needs to be done. Chore Buster then generates a fairly distributed schedule that can be sent out in a weekly email […]

Wednesday, Jul 25, 2007

Notely

An online tool for students. Designed from a student’s perspective, this application offers an extensive list of free tools to help students get, and stay, organized for school. Features include a calendar, to-do list, homework organizer, course manager, notebook, and a link/contact/file manager. Notely is free and accessible via popular web browsers anywhere there is […]

Tuesday, Jul 24, 2007

Fluther

You ask a question. The site “gets it to the right people.” Everyone discusses the answer. URL: Fluther.

Tuesday, Jul 24, 2007

Cogenz

A hosted social bookmarking service for companies who allow employees to collect, collaborate and connect information with one another through a private branded installation. URL: Cogenz.

Monday, Jul 23, 2007

Aviary

A suite of rich internet application for people who create. Applications include editors and tools for everything from image editing, to audio and video editing, to word processing and desktop publishing. Information can be easily shared between all fourteen applications. Applications can be used from within a web browser or downloaded as AIR applications. Also […]

Monday, Jul 23, 2007

FoldSpy

With a little piece of code you can view just how well your website is designed “above the fold”. URL: FoldSpy.

Sunday, Jul 22, 2007

4shared

Online data storage where users store their text, audio, video, photo, and other files and share them with others. Free and paid subscriptions available. URL: 4shared.

Saturday, Jul 21, 2007

Dopplr

Social network for travelers. Ever find out after the fact that someone you know was at the same conference/event/city that you were just at? Doppler helps you meet up with your network where ever you plan to be. In private beta. You can request an invitation from their homepage. URL: Dopplr.

Saturday, Jul 21, 2007

TheFind

Shopping search reinvented. Created by PayPal to help users shop online without sharing credit or banking information over the internet. Use this shopping search engine to find products from tens of thousands of merchants that accept PayPal payments. URL: TheFind.

Friday, Jul 20, 2007

Wamily

Share and collaborate with conversations on a start page interface that offers built-in wiki’s, photo sharing, group creations, friends list, and news feeds. Invite-only. Launch pending. URL: Wamily.

Thursday, Jul 19, 2007

cookthink

A recipe site where you search by what you’re craving (ingredients, dishes, cuisine, mood). The more you search, the more the results become personalized. URL: cookthink.

Wednesday, Jul 18, 2007

Cofoundr

A private community for entrepreneurs – programmers, designers, investors, and other individuals deeply involved with starting new ventures. Members use the site to meet others, join teams, and get advice. Ultimately, the purpose of the site is to help aspiring entrepreneurs build successful companies together. URL: Cofoundr.

Tuesday, Jul 17, 2007

CoReap

A social search and bookmarking add-on for your web browser. Bookmark and share websites. Search for relevant social bookmarks in your favorite web search engine. URL: CoReap.

Tuesday, Jul 17, 2007

ViaTalk

Free quick phone call web service. Enter your area code and phone number and the number you’re calling and enjoy up to 10 free minutes of talk time. URL: ViaTalk.

Monday, Jul 16, 2007

Mig33

A downloadable application for your mobile phone that will let you IM, visit chat rooms, send email, share photos, SMS and, of course, make cheap calls all from your mobile phone. URL: Mig33.

Sunday, Jul 15, 2007

Propelr

A web application built from the ground up with David Allen’s “Getting Things Done” methodology (GTD) in mind. Designed to enhance your personal productivity and ease collaboration on projects with clients and co-workers. Launch pending. URL: Propelr.

Saturday, Jul 14, 2007

Picturesque

A Mac software application designed to make images look gorgeous for the web with single-click batch processing for a group of images. URL: Picturesque.

Friday, Jul 13, 2007

Blockhunter

A new way to look for a place to live whether you’re buying, renting, selling or subletting. Buyers use this site to register their searches on a map, while sellers can register their house to see if buyers are interested. Your property details remain private. No hassle, no obligation, and no real estate agents to […]

Friday, Jul 13, 2007

Stixy

Your online bulletin board. Create as many boards as you like (one for each project) and use Stixy to easily organize and share. URL: Stixy.

Friday, Jul 13, 2007

Hey!Spread

A web service and tool which lets you to send videos to multiple video platforms at one time. URL: Hey!Spread.

Friday, Jul 13, 2007