Stream music videos from YouTube using this web service, which provides an iTunes-like video player for the web. Search millions of songs from YouTube, easy drag and drop playlist creation, uninterrupted listening with auto-play. URL: Musicnow.fm.
Consider it a “Twitter for videos” where members discover, share and discuss videos from around the web with their friends by answering the question: what are you watching? URL: Gawkk.
Showcases video art content in high quality format from a variety of sources and perspectives. Conceived, initiated, designed, built, sculpted, programmed, shot, edited, painted and launched by a cross-departmental collection of individuals at the Indianapolis Museum of Art (IMA). URL: ArtBabble.
A web discovery engine. While a search engine answers your query with a list of web links, a discovery engine provides you with relevant web links directly from any webpage you are on. Using the Ambiently bookmarklet, all you need to do is click on it whenever you want to find something else similar to […]
Canada’s community connector. By relating local resources (places, people, things, events) to their neighbourhood residents, the site provides a learning system that will provide more meaningful recommendations and localized knowledge sharing. Think Yelp meets Brightkite meets Everyblock. Originally posted to eHub in June 2007. URL: Troovy.
Social network and lifestyle site targeted at female gamers. Read reviews, get news about the gaming industry, learn how to break into the gaming industry, and make new friends with other female gamers. Just opened for public beta. URL: GirlGamer.
Check to see if your desired username or vanity URL is still available at dozens of popular social networking and social nookmarking websites. Promote your brand consistently by registering a username that is still available on the majority of the most popular sites URL: Namechk.
A free resource for people who want to sell or trade fruits and vegetables that they’ve grown themselves. Commit to sustainability by not letting the fruits of your labor go to waste, and get yummy foods in return. Post wanted ads, or include pictures. See state laws for restrictions, as some states require licenses in […]
An all-in-one (Adobe AIR) social networking application that’s not a social site, but a tool that helps manage them all. Nomee simplifies online networking by organizing your contacts and interests all in one place. So you can focus directly on your people, not their sites. And your people can better know you, direct from their […]
Provides personal, professional, and parenting resources designed to foster a greater sense of identity, empowerment, and connection for women and mothers everywhere. The idea for the site is created by two mothers. URL: Today’s Mama.
Find all tweets that mention a special discount. URL: TwitDiscounts.
Create and share outline documents. Create outlines for whatever you want: essay writing, presentation notes, recipes, sitemaps, organizing, to do’s, requirements docs, etc. URL: LooseStitch.
A service that lets you follow and respond to Twitter conversations with any hashtag/keyword. Authenticate using OAuth rather than giving out your password. URL: TweetChat.
Watch, search and monitor the public Twitter timeline in real-time with this Adobe AIR desktop application built with the Yahoo! User Interface Library (YUI). It allows users to create and group custom queries by topics of interest. URL: Sideline from Yahoo!.
Allows you to contact your government representative via Twitter and petition them. Phone numbers, fax numbers and websites are listed for each representative. You can also petition non-Twitter Congress representatives to join and have direct conversations with their constituents. URL: TweetCongress.
Gathers data from Wikipedia and provides an easy-to-digest result of the most popular topics of the day. You can compare topics, or embed relevant charts into your blog or social site. URL: Wikirank.
Convert your email address into a short, cute and safe link you can share on the web, in Twitter, forums, Craigslist, anywhere. [beta] URL: scr.im.
People powered magazines. Start your own local magazine by choosing topics from participating writers, or participate by adding your RSS feed to the site. Currently in beta, and ads are free for the moment. URL: Printcasting.
A site that aims to help you make decisions across any topic by creating a “taste” profile for you. Hunch asks you 10 or more questions to determine the right result or “hunch”. Create “Topics”, add and edit questions and results, and earn “cred”, “banjos” and “badges”. Currently in a very experimental stage and invites […]
A resource that informs you whether that leftover pizza is still safe to eat or not. Answers all your questions about food safety, from how to interpret expiration dates to how long you can store meats and veggies. URL: StillTasty.
Turn off your lights for Earth Hour, record your vote and share it with the world! This Saturday, March 28 at 8:30 PM you can vote earth by switching off your lights for one hour – earth hour. URL: Earth Hour.
An avatar widget badge that creates a portable profile of your favorite stuff such as photos, links, music, etc… and allowing you to embed it on a host of popular social networks. URL: urFooz.
Greg Grunberg, the star of the hit show Heroes, has a real-life hero his son who has epilepsy. As a strong ally of the Epilepsy Foundation he is launching a website called Talk About It to help raise awareness and money for a cure. Launching Thursday, March 26, 2009 URL: Talk About It.
A resource to help you find and follow the top business executives on Twitter. URL: ExecTweets.
KwiClick adds another dimension to the browser by extracting and presenting content within an innovative contextual window; content from a variety of sources or types including search engines, videos, images, shopping and reference sites. URL: KwiClick.
Where people talk to companies about the company’s social and environmental impact. The site’s mission is to provide services that help companies communicate and implement their socially responsible efforts online. URL: JustMeans.
A widget that links to related stories from your archive under each story on your blog. Retrieves and indexes all stories from your blog archive, not just recent stories, making them accessible to new or casual readers of your blog who would not otherwise encounter them. Shows related stories unobtrusively with minimal style and photo […]
Twitter business directory. Submit your business, manage info and promotions. URL: twibs.
A user powered Twitter directory. Submit yourself by tweeting @wefollow and adding three #tags. See their site for info. URL: WeFollow.
Receive book pricing information via Twitter. Simply follow @textbook on Twitter, submit a request as ‘@textbook ISBNNUMBER’, and you will receive pricing information back via direct message automatically. URL: Direct Textbook.