Get the scoop on all your friends. Import your email address book and discover which of your friends are on social networks (including MySpace, Friendster, Hi5, and dozens more). URL: Upscoop.
An insider, “personality-driven city guide,” with exclusive photography and daily updates. URL: OntheInside.
Gives you full financial control to send and receive money instantly via your mobile phone. URL: KushCash.
People search engine. URL: Pipl.
A free service that helps shoppers at a retail stores get online prices on their mobile phone. Call or text the service and they send an SMS to your phone with the information. URL: Zypsy.
A new localized mobile alert service which sends SMS coupons to your cell phone in specific categories of interest. URL: MoVoxx.
Build, share, and explore virtual tours for free. Blends digital photos, placed or drawn maps, and comments to create a walk-through of a place. Finished tours can be easily and embedded into blogs. URL: Mapwing.
A free, full screen online tv channel showcasing music videos, short films, and documentaries from the likes of Jamie Hewlett, Obey, Terry Gilliam, Universal Everything, Sssr, DJ Shadow, CSS, Bloc Party, Michel Gondry, Zero 7, Jose Gonzalez, among others. URL: SpecialTen.tv.
A video site that exposes human rights abuses around the globe. Founded by Peter Gabriel, the organization “partners with human rights defenders and trains them to use video to document abuse and create change.” URL: Witness.
Presenting or producing video content from the world’s leading public forums. “Delivers discourse, discussions and debates on the world’s most interesting political, social and cultural issues, and enables viewers to join the conversation.” URL: Fora.tv.
A web service for file sharing. Upload a file and get a shareable link that can expire in a determined amount of time. URL: Senduit.
Allows users to subscribe to a SMS text message service to notify them of events/specials at their favorite bars, clubs, restaurants. Establishments can upload their calendar of events, music performances, promotions, etc. Launching for Seattle, WA initially. URL: down2night.
A visitors resource featuring hundreds of London locations using Google Maps and Google Earth. URL: DigiLondon.
A free service that provides you with a map that has a short URL (www.useamap.com/ourplace) which is easy to remember and share with others. URL: Useamap.
A Web-based personal information security service to store and “protect consumers’ vital documents and information,” including financial records, medical records, wills, insurance policies. URL: KeepYouSafe.
A social network catering to outdoor enthusiasts of all ages. URL: Outdoorzy.
The place where “you can spread the word about anything.” URL: Rendezvoo.
A web application that connects local tutors and students for free. Uses Google maps so you can located tutors near you by entering your address, then get driving directions. URL: TutorLinker.
A shoutbox with tabbed private messaging that can be displayed as a widget on blogs and customized. URL: Planet MiniBox.
An online community to meet new people, share your favorite audio, images and videos online; send instant messages, record media blogs and create a simple way to stay in touch with friends who are far away. URL: Sharea.
Lets event promoters manage everything themselves, accept payments directly and slash costs by paying a fixed processing fee. URL: eTickets.
A learning management system that includes class management, rosters, drap and drop layout, calendar, messaging, and more. URL: Haiku LMS.
A new service that allows anyone to conduct do-it-yourself market research online. Combines an easy-to-use polling platform and network of websites to enable any knowledge worker to conduct research quickly and cost effectively. URL: Vizu Answer.
Enables sellers to create better, richer listings through deeper knowledge gathering and better preparation. Users can find out which categories and what cost to price the product based on high, low and average prices for items on eBay. URL: WipBox.
A community where people share stories about mistakes they have made in life and their advice to others. Users have the ability to create personal profiles and post stories with videos and photos, post anonymously or publicly. Interact with other peoples’ stories by commenting or bookmarking. URL: Only Human.
Aims to provide the most comprehensive and freely available access to scientific knowledge on the internet. URL: ScientificCommons.
Web service for online backup or backup to another computer. URL: CrashPlan.
A music site that allows artists to post their work while giving listeners a chance to discover new music. URL: iJigg.
Searches Wikipedia and its external links. URL: Wikiseek.