A free, flexible web-based project tracker for web designers and their clients. PayPal is integrated with the service so clients can send payments to designers from within CollabTRAK. URL: CollabTRAK.
A new online portal for science, academic teaching and practice, bridging significant gaps in scientific learning and research. URL: ScienceStage.
A new collaboratively-edited question and answer site for all programmers, regardless of platform or language. URL: Stack Overflow.
A media and social aggregator. Put all your profiles and activity from your favorite web services all on one page, to make it easy for your friends to see your newest bookmarks, favorite videos, tweets, photos you’ve uploaded, newest blog posts, and so on. URL: Lifestream.fm.
Provides a free service for K-12 teachers and faculty to establish a classroom website or weblog for sharing information online with students and parents. Encouraging collaboration among its users, it’s a safe environment for students to learn, parents to participate, and teachers to educate. URL: SchoolRack.
Aggregates the latest headlines from over 20 of the leading financial websites as well as each of the stocks that you choose to follow. Complimenting the headlines are daily stock charts and quotes as well as embedded detailed information and data for each company. Streetread Mobile, which just recently launched, offers all of this functionality […]
A social way to participate in open source projects and private, proprietary codes by using collaboration to fork projects, send pull requests, monitor development, all with ease. GitHub provides pre-rolled post-commit hooks (Lighthouse and Campfire integration) as well as an innovative web hook system for writing your own. Every repository comes with SSH support for […]
An open-source collection of re-usable apps for the Django Web Framework. URL: Pinax.
New high-quality classical music store with over 18,000 downloadable recordings. All are free from DRM so you can transfer to any device or CD. URL: Passionato.
iPhoneModem.app lets you turn your iPhone into a modem, and connect your Mac to the Internet. Currently in beta and available for jail-broken iPhones. URL: iPhoneModem.
Collaborative music community website that aims to connect and benefit both musicians and fans. Includes such innovative features such as the MixMaker, an audio sequencer and editing tool, and the Remix wizard, a lightweight widget that artists can use to involve their fans in the creative process. Currently in beta. URL: MixMatchMusic.
A social web service that allows users to share everyday data about themselves in the form of statistical graphs. URL: Mycrocosm.
Send a simple audio postcard to your friends. Upload a picture, an mp3, type a message, and send. No registration necessary. URL: Postcard.FM.
A free downloadable content management system that is extremely lightweight, simple and customizable. Zimplit consists of only one core engine file (about 30kb in size), which is easy to install and use via a simple web interface. URL: Zimplit.
A free hosted microblog service with a fast bookmarklet, blog by email, automatic image galleries and custom domains. URL: Soup.io.
A new browser for kids ages 3-12. KidZui”s team of trained teachers and parents has hand-picked over 800,000 kid-friendly websites, pictures, and videos that your kids can explore freely so you don’t have to worry about what they’re seeing online. URL: KidZui.
A service that allows teachers to easily create class websites to share information with their students and parents. URL: Classtell.
Search for cool t-shirts by tag, color, or price. URL: PleaseDressMe.
A new open source browser “that combines a minimal design with sophisticated technology to make the web faster, safer, and easier.” URL: Google Chrome.
A simple way for people to create or listen to a mix, a short playlist containing at least 30 minutes – roughly 8 tracks – of music. URL: 8tracks.
A project gallery featuring the best, and brighest open source / freely available PHP web applications. Allows community rating, commenting, and social bookmarking. Each featured php web app also includes a demo install with admin username/login so you can give the app a test run (databases are restored every 2 hours). URL: OpenSrcPHP.
A user-rated tourist guide booking tool. The site launched in July 2008 with over 400 private tourist guides covering more than 80 countries worldwide, making it the biggest professional tourist guide directory in the world. URL: OurExplorer.
A next generation conference calling and collaboration service that combines voice calls, avatars, and text chat into a single website. Perfect for business calls, casual chats, or recording a podcast. URL: Calliflower.
A free service which provides estimated stats on Twitter usage over a period of time. URL: Tweetrush.
Live audience polling using SMS text messages or web voting. URL: Poll Everywhere.
A free, open-source package that lets you make and host your own mix tapes on the web. Upload songs (via web or FTP), reorder, rename, customize the style, and share what you like on other sites with an embeddable player. URL: Opentape.
Create your own social new site in seconds. Customize your design, use a custom domain, add RSS feeds, and more. URL: slinkset.
An easy way to invite friends to an event, using the web, mobile, IM, SMS. URL: Anyvite.
A blog feed application that sends RSS feeds (news, blog content, etc) from any RSS-enabled site to the email you specify. URL: Feed My Inbox.
An online platform for startups, early-stage ventures and the world’s top entrepreneurship clubs and competitions. If you’re at a startup, add it to the network to attract team members, get exposure and build a following. Otherwise, create a profile and browse the site to find startups you’re interested in. URL: YouNoodle.