Friday, May 30, 2008

Trulia (Real Estate search)

Real estate search and resource service Trulia has a new tool built by the guys at Stamen Design called Snapshot.
It's built off of Microsoft Virtual Earth and shows off little clusters
of homes all over a 2D map. It's been pitched as an "alternate" view of
the Trulia real estate listings, but a better way to describe it is
pure, unadulterated eye candy

5 Online Photo Editing Sites

6 Online Photo Editing Site
here’s my top 5 list of the best online photo editing sites I have used.

Picnik makes your photos fabulous with easy to use yet powerful
editing tools. Tweak to your heart’s content, then get creative with
oodles of effects, fonts, shapes, and frames.
It's fast, easy, and fun.

is the photo editor of choice for photo printing and photo sharing businesses.

Click here to find out how Pixenate can enhance your photo website.

Upload a photo, video or image to begin

is an online photo editor - a complete image editor that works within your web browser.


Advanced online image editor

Last but not least


The newest, most exciting way to view digital photos on a computer. Using
digital images scraped from around the Web, Photosynth creates breathtaking
multidimensional spaces.

Thursday, May 29, 2008


Libra is a library software to organize your stuff: Books, Audio CDs, Movies, & Games (for a start). And it does so beautifully, and at an amazing price ($0 for non-commercial use).

Turn your webcam into a barcode scanner

Hook up your webcam, and Libra turns it instantly into a barcode scanner. Point your webcam towards the barcode (in any orientation)
on the back of your books, DVD's or CD's and Libra will auto-retrieve
the product information automatically, and add it to your library. You
can use a normal barcode scanner (including CueCats) too.

Saturday, May 24, 2008


Jalbum is a free gallery software that creates personalized web albums
of your digital pictures. Download Jalbum today and set your pictures
free :)

Thursday, May 15, 2008

CCleaner freeware system optimization and privacy tool.

Last updated on 28th April 2008 New

Over 140 million downloads!!!

CCleaner is a freeware system optimization and privacy tool. It removes unused files from your system - allowing Windows to run faster and freeing up valuable hard disk space. It also cleans traces of your online activities such as your Internet history. But the best part is that it's fast (normally taking less than a second to run) and contains NO Spyware or Adware! :)

Saturday, May 10, 2008

video browser

one of the cooler creations to take advantage of Flickr's video API is a video browser put together by Matt Crampton. It takes a smattering of some of the latest videos and puts them together on a giant array that people can watch without having to venture on Flickr.

Tuesday, May 06, 2008

Old Bailey trials online

The Proceedings of the Old Bailey, 1674-1913

A fully searchable edition of the largest body of
texts detailing the lives of non-elite people ever published,
containing 197,745 criminal trials held at London's central criminal

Might be of interest to anyone but especially Australians to see how their descendants managed to end up over there?