After the Deadline

Open source plug-in for WordPress and TinyMCE that spell-checks, grammar-checks, and style-checks, and provides explanations for errors. In addition to English, the spell-checker is available for French, German, Portuguese, and Spanish. URL: After the Deadline

Wednesday, May 12, 2010

WolframTones

Generate and download original musical compositions online by clicking on the desired genre styles. Vary composition styles by controlling the instrumentation, pitch control, and time controls. URL: WolframTones

Tuesday, May 11, 2010

Smories

50 free original stories for kids, read by kids each month. Submit fiction, rhyming stories, or poems that are 750 words or less. URL: Smories

Tuesday, May 11, 2010

Spokeo

A people search engine that gathers publicly available data and pieces it together into coherent profiles. To see deeper data, such as photos and videos, subscribe for membership at less than $5 a month. URL: Spokeo

Monday, May 10, 2010

MyWeboo

Your personal information management center. Connect all your web services, from Facebook to YouTube to Picasa and keep them in all in one place. Drag and drop files, send messages, and edit them in one spot. URL: MyWeboo

Monday, May 10, 2010

WonderHowTo Worlds

A free, open platform for any user to explore and share their passion. As an Admin, you can start a blog, run a forum, and post links, images and videos to the Cork Board, and communicate with other users. URL: WonderHowTo Worlds

Tuesday, May 4, 2010

Textie

Free and beautiful texting for iPhone and iPod touch. Send messages (and photos) to any email address and most U.S. mobile phones and get replies free. URL: Textie

Thursday, Apr 29, 2010

wonderfl

Create and build Flash projects in your browser for free. Type in your ActionsScript3 in html code form, and the server will compile the code. Communicate and collaborate with other users, and make and play your own Flash games. URL: wonderfl

Wednesday, Apr 28, 2010

Dribbble

Twitter for designers, developers and other creative people to show off their in-progress projects with small screenshots. Images must be 400×300 pixels or less. You can tag, comment, and follow other people and their work. URL: Dribbble

Tuesday, Apr 27, 2010

Dewey Music

A nice, more manageable interface for the music portion of the Internet Archive. You can do anything you want with the music here for free and legally. Download, remix, share. URL: DeweyMusic

Tuesday, Apr 27, 2010

Unanimous Craft

An online index of resources for crafters and independent business owners. Add listings, review and rate favorites, and curate your own list of resources. Available on a free, basic level, and at a premium membership of $10 a month. URL: Unanimous Craft

Tuesday, Apr 27, 2010

Like it? Tweet it!

“Like it? Tweet it!” is a jQuery-powered JavaScript widget that enables visitors to your website or blog to write a tweet about the site directly in a box displayed in the corner of the website, with a link to the site already embedded in the input field. URL: Like it? Tweet it!

Tuesday, Apr 27, 2010

thredUP

A convenient, cost-effective way for families to manage the fact that kids outgrow their clothes very quickly. Find a box of clothes appropriate for your child – boxes are sorted by age, gender, tops and bottoms, and pay only for shipping. Pack up your child’s outgrown clothes, and send it for free. Another parent may […]

Monday, Apr 26, 2010

0to255

0to255 is a simple tool that helps web designers find lighter and darker colors based on any color. URL: 0to255

Saturday, Apr 17, 2010

navflow

Navflow is a usability test for designers that helps analyze how people navigate around applications and websites. It allows for quick and easy navigation testing for your mockups and wireframes. URL: navflow

Thursday, Apr 15, 2010

NewsTilt

NewsTilt is a platform for the new model of journalism, centered around the journalist. Handling everything about building a journalist brand online and leaving the writing/reporting to the journalist themselves. URL: NewsTilt

Wednesday, Apr 14, 2010

Tippr

A new way of getting deals. Sign up for 3 exclusive deals daily in your city. As more people sign up for a deal, the deal then becomes “accelerated”, and becomes bigger. After the deal closes, you can then print out a voucher for the deal, and use it like cash at the business. Get […]

Tuesday, Apr 13, 2010

Viamente

A route planner that knows how to reduce your driving time to a minimum. It’ not only links between two points on a map, it also provides the shortest route to visit all your destinations. URL: Viamente

Tuesday, Apr 13, 2010

Synthesia

A game where you can learn to play the piano by clicking on falling notes. Download the free game, or get the learning pack for $18. URL: Synthesia

Monday, Apr 12, 2010

Quix

A powerful bookmarklet that allows you access to your bookmarks and bookmarklets across browsers and even your mobile phone. Use the built-in commands to manage, or make your own with the Quix syntax. URL: Quix

Monday, Apr 12, 2010
eHub Interviews Stocklamp

eHub Interviews Stocklamp

Visit Stocklamp, originally added to eHub on April 12, 2010. Thanks to Callum Rimmer of Stocklamp for taking time to do this interview. eHub: What is your web application/service about? Stocklamp: Stocklamp is an intelligent real-time search engine that helps anyone with shareholdings to quickly find relevant financial information and market sentiment about their holdings. […]

Monday, Apr 12, 2010

Stocklamp

A financial news search engine that analyses, indexes and presents financial information in real-time. URL: Stocklamp

Monday, Apr 12, 2010

Songr

I can only describe Songr as a Digg style music playlist where anyone can submit what they’re listening to and visitors then bump the song up or down, letting other visitors know whether the song is good or bad. URL: Songr

Sunday, Apr 11, 2010

Heapr

A search engine that aggregates results from Google, Twitter, Wikipedia, WolframAlpha, Flickr, and other sources in near real-time. URL: Heapr

Saturday, Apr 10, 2010

Credeble

Credeble is a webapp which allows you to track shared expenses within groups. It provides insight in your groups’ finances and a clear overview of all your debts and credits. URL: Credeble

Friday, Apr 9, 2010

Nurph

Nurph is as they describe themselves a “Real-Time Chat on Your Website.” They also state that you need not install anything, just enter a URL, promote it, and chat. URL: Nurph

Thursday, Apr 8, 2010

Gazelle

The easiest, fastest way to sell or recycle your gadgets. Every items gets an offer, and you get paid to be environmentally responsible. The service pays for shipping and even sends you a box. URL: Gazelle

Thursday, Apr 1, 2010

SimpleGeo

A geo-location infrastructure for developers. URL: SimpleGeo

Tuesday, Mar 30, 2010

Tungle.me

Web-based calendaring. Easily schedule meetings with anyone. Share calendars inside or outside your company. Allow others to schedule meetings with you. URL: Tungle.me

Monday, Mar 29, 2010
eHub Interviews SWIX

eHub Interviews SWIX

SWIX is a tool that allows social media marketers to track the success of their campaigns across several different social media properties. It aggregates social media stats from all sorts of tools and give them to you in one dashboard. Lastly, SWIX also allows you to assign dollar values to your social media efforts to calculate the ROI of your activities. It’s like Google Analytics for Social Media.

Friday, Mar 26, 2010