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May 28, 2010

Track Price Drop on Amazon with TheTracktor.com

Filed under: E Commerce — Tags: — Neha @ 11:00 am

If a good bargain makes your day and gives you that strange sweet joy of being a smart shopper, then you would find this website absolutely irresistible. TheTracktor is a simple website for all the folks for whom Amazon is a one stop shop for all the online shopping. The website continuously tracks the prices of millions of products available on Amazon and alerts you as and when the price drops.

Here is how this little tracker saves your hard earned dollars from being doled out on commodities which might sell at a much cheaper price in just a few days. We all know that prices vary for different commodities on Amazon on a daily basis. However, scouring the site everyday can be a futile effort and eat up a lot of our work time. All you have to do is to type the Product Name, ASIN or Amazon URL on the search bar on the site’s homepage. TheTracktor will display the complete price history of the item including the recent hike or fall in the product price. You can also view a 3 month, 6 month or year old graph showing the price changes for the item and the best time to buy it.

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May 27, 2010

Social Network for Kids – MyPage.it

Filed under: Social Networking — Tags: — Neha @ 10:20 am

Online Social networking is getting redefined and spreading wings far and wide. The next obvious target for the web 2.0 enthusiasts is the little and innocent kids who are no longer oblivious to sites like orkut and Facebook. If you are trying hard to keep away your tiny tots from such potentially dangerous networking sites and looking for safer kid versions of such popular portals, we have found one for you.

MyPage.it is a recently launched first-of-its kind social network for the vulnerable kids in the age group of 5-11 who are also not left untouched of the virtual world, thanks to the media hype. Parents often go in frenzied state when they see their own kids’ profile on several social sites and this website is an answer to their anxiety.

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May 18, 2010

StuffAlert.com – Get Free eBay Alerts on Items You Want

Filed under: E Commerce — Tags: — Neha @ 12:00 pm

Are you constantly on a look out for the best buys and discounts on eBay for some specific items of need? Has it transformed into an inherent habit to browse the website everyday only to be left high and dry after spending several minutes and sometimes hours on not finding the best bargain on the item high on your must buy list? Here is a website for all the eBay addicts which will notify you about whenever the item you have been looking for is up for sales on the eBay portal.

StuffAlert provides excellent notification services and saves you from investing productive time and effort in looking for items. The website has close ties with eBay and works in collaboration with the largest online retail store. (more…)

May 17, 2010

VisualRecipes.com – Get Free Recipes With Picture Representation

Filed under: Search — Tags: — Neha @ 12:00 pm

If you are a food lover who not just savors a good meal but also enjoys cooking different cuisines, we have an exciting website in store for you. Visual Recipes is a hot, spicy website to keep your taste buds and culinary skills in good humor with its wonderful and innovative concept.

VisualRecipes is a website which provides FREE visual recipes for all the easy to make multi cuisine meals from all over the world. While you may cringe that what’s new in that, you have to check out the website to feel the difference. The website is a cut above the rest by bringing you step by step visual images of the dish along with the recipe written in an extremely simple and lucid way. (more…)

May 9, 2010

Delete Social Network Account Easily With DeleteYourAccount.com

Filed under: Online Tools — Tags: — Kabir @ 1:00 pm

Bored of social networking sites? Want no more of “Farmville” or “Tweeting” or “Scraps”. Here is a recently launched web site which enables you to delete your account from any of the sites registered on their database. The web site is very simple and easy to use. Just search the name of the site from where you want to delete your account. The server of deleteyouraccount.com gives you the link from where you can delete your account on the chosen web site. The only condition being that the web site (from where you want to delete your account) has to be listed on their database.

Various web sites which are listed include Facebook, Flickr, Twitter, Hotmail, Google, MySpace and Monster to name a few. There are also other sites which will soon be listed, these include, LinkedIn, MyBlogLog, FriendFeed, LiveJournal etc. (more…)

May 8, 2010

Extract Text From An Image For Free With Free-OCR.com

Filed under: Online Tools — Tags: — Kabir @ 1:00 pm

Whenever there is a need for a particular text from a certain image, we normally have to type in the whole text. Not any more, with free-ocr.com, a newly launched online tool, we can actually upload the image to their server and extract text from the image itself. OCR stands for Optical Character Recognition, which is a software that enables the user to extract text from an image by simply uploading the image. This OCR software helps in extracting the text from an image and converts it into editable form.

The newly launched web site is completely free to use for any user in any part of the world. There are no sign-ups required, however, there is a certain limit for the number of image uploads (only 10 image uploads per hour). The software supports any of the following image formats; JPG, GIF, TIFF BMP or PDF (only first page). There are also limitations while using the free online tool; the image uploaded should be below 2 MB and/or not higher than 5000 pixels. There is also an option for multi-lingual text support, so you can extract text in different languages such as, Czech, Latvia, Bulgarian, Italian, French, Spanish, German, Indonesian, Sernbian, Slovak, Greek etc. (more…)

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