Tools apps

This text editing tool will be a big time saver for researchers

If I had a dollar for every browser-based text editing tool on the market I would be a happy man. But, of course, some are better than others and some are a downright waste of time. TextEVO is a free set of online, cloud-based text editing and manipulation tools that offers something that many of the others don't. With this smart and time saving app you can simply type in the URL of the web page you are editing and TextEVO will extract all the text and allow you to edit it easily. as you can imagine, for researchers basing their work on material on the net, this free application could well ...  More

TextEVO v.25 Aug 4th 2013

The ultimate source for vectors and clipart

While there are plenty of free clipart and vector sites available on the internet, there can be very few that are quite as comprehensive as this one. 4Vector contains a vast selection of free, high quality vectors, backgrounds, graphics and clipart that could well end up becoming the designers' best-kept secret. 4Vector is a simple to navigate library with a search engine to help you find pretty well any free logo, badge or brand name as well as a ton of beautifully drawn original images to brighten up your artwork.   4Vector is one of the biggest vector image libraries online and ...  More

4Vector Jul 15th 2013

Get instant access to everything you use on the internet in one page

It's probably the introduction of devices like smartphones and tablets that have brought about the likes of an app like Startific. iPhones and iPad have their apps lined up so neatly and precisely within the interface that we now realize how pleasant and efficient it is to have all our accessible information laid out at our fingertips via their colorful icons. Startific is a beautiful, functional and customizable startpage where you can import and organize all your most important links, bookmarks, icons and widgets so that they are now just a fingertip away from access.   Startific ...  More

Startific Jun 3rd 2013

The only place to go for great free clipart

If I said the words clipart to you the chances are you going to flip the page and have a look t something else. Clip art apps and sites are 'two-a-penny' aren't they? Just Google one and you will find pretty well what you are looking for straight away. Some will be free and some will require a royalty fee to be paid. Most people aren't keen on the idea of paying for clipart so there is a lot of potential for an app like this one. i2Clipart is an online sharing network that lets users create, share and download royalty-free public domain vector clipart images. It is perfect for everyone ...  More

i2Clipart May 30th 2013

These notes will self destruct in ten seconds...

We've all heard the classic "Mission Impossible" sound bite where, after the agents have listened to the taped message, it announces that "this tape will self destruct in five seconds." Well, NoteShred is the online equivalent of the time-sensitive message. After you have sent your private note, message or document to the recipient you can decide how long they can have access to it. It ensures that you don't have important or private information isn't just sitting in someone's email in box where it could be access by others.   You might have seen a couple of reviews that FeedMyApp ...  More

NoteShred Apr 16th 2013

Measure and react to all your metrics in a positive way

Data monitoring seems to have come of age over recent years, especially since the app revolution really took off.  Up until recent years, the fine art of analytics and monitoring was a rather turgid and time consuming experience that nobody really wanted to take on. But with analytical tools like Google Analytics, Convertable and now Librato to help you out, data monitoring and understanding the metrics that impact your business have become so much easier. Librato let's you measure everything you need in one place and keep all your applications running smoothly.   Librato ...  More

Librato Apr 11th 2013

A high quality appointment scheduler where clients can book themselves in

I still find it quite amazing that so many businesses still use a pen and paper when booking appointments for customers - especially when there are online appointment schedule applications like BookerLooker available. Many will say its a costing problem and they can't afford it while others will say that they are too complicated to set up and maintain. So, how about if I said to you that I could find one that not only lets your customers book their appointments whenever they wanted and pick a time that suited both parties. And then how about if I told you that it could cost you about ...  More

BookerLooker Apr 9th 2013

A superior learning management system to evaluate and train your staff

Staff training and evaluation used to be a quite labor-intensive and time consuming activity and generally used to involve bringing in people from outside the business who were trained in the process. This is disruptive for your staff as well as being somewhat costly. While this may be fine for multinationals it doesn't necessarily suit the budget of the smaller organization. SkyPrep is a new cloud-based, online LMS (Learning Management System) application that is designed to train and test your employees simply and easily. Upload all your source material, create tests and discover how ...  More

SkyPrep Mar 19th 2013

Add instant memory recall to your Android business tools

RefreshMe is one of those Android apps that makes you wonder why they didn't include it with the cell phone as standard issue in the first place. Very simply, the app gives you a rundown of previous discussions with your incoming contact so that you don't act like a blithering fool or have to hunt around for your notes from the last time you spoke or exchanged texts. Not only will it show you the last time you connected with your caller but it will also remind you of the items you discussed. And, as a very useful final bonus, RefreshMe provides note taking facilities so you don't have to ...  More

RefreshMe Feb 11th 2013

Classy 3D closet design using just your fingers and your iPad

Closets are making a big comeback - mark my words. The fact is, we've all got too much stuff these days and we need somewhere to put it. Preferably somewhere that doesn't look as if it was thrown up as an afterthought. Whether you are designing a closet for yourself at home, or if it is in a work environment, SketchArm is a wonderfully unique conceptual design application that lets you design fully customizable closets in minutes, using nothing but your fingers and your trusty iPad.   Sketch Arm is the only application available for conceptual design in 3D that lets you create in a ...  More

Sketch Arm - 3D Closet Designer Jan 29th 2013