The 101 best Facebook applications in the world today Facebook applications are the best thing since MySpace widgets sliced bread, as any fule kno. What's more, they're mushrooming by the day, as companies and individual developers alike catch on to the potential of having their content splashed over (potentially) millions of Facebook profiles. But which are the ones worth adding? I've put together a big list of 101 of the best, most useful, most interesting and silliest Facebook apps below.
Mozy > MozyHome Spilled coffee on the keyboard? We’ve all been there. With Mozy, you can download all of your files with just one click (yes, it really is that easy). You can also receive emails and alerts when your restore requests are ready for download. Additionally, you can now use Mozy’s restore manager, which helps consolidate and transfer files to your computer. It’s like having a personal IT assistant. Create a flashy HTML signature in Apple Mail Apple Mail can be a very simple application to get you started, but once you get comfortable using it, you need to bring in the power. I’ve discussed a lot of Mail related tips and plugins here on SA (take a look at the related posts in the post footer), and here’s my latest addition to Mail tips. Add a spiffy HTML/CSS signature to your outgoing emails that will definitely cause some sort of unrest on the receiving end. Before I go further, I would like to give full credit to All Forces.com, from where this is based off. Prepping Mail Mail supports multiple signatures.
21st Century Tools Through the Lens of Bloom’s Taxonomy Over this past weekend, I attended the 1st Annual Wyoming TEC Conference. TEC stands for Technology in the Evolving Classroom. During this conference, I had the fortunate opportunity to sit in on Angie Spann‘s session on 21st Century Tools. Share As Image Use Share As Image on any site! 1 Install the bookmarklet 2 Highlight text anywhere on the web 3 Click the bookmarklet Drag to your bookmarks bar What's a bookmarks bar?
PPT to Video Converter - Convert PowerPoint to Video Why Choose PPT2Video Pro Wondershare PPT2Video Pro is an all-in-one PowerPoint to video converter for Win (Windows 8 supported). It converts PowerPoint presentations to almost all popular video formats such as MPEG-1, MPEG-2, AVI, MP4, WMV, MOV, 3GP and HD videos. Mac 101: Making a fancy signature in Mail.app I was leafing through some emails this afternoon and came upon one with an extremely attractive signature block. So attractive, in fact, that I promptly stopped doing the writing I was working on and decided to create my own new signature to replace the ugly one I had been using. I wanted to have three major components to the signature: my name in color so that it stood out, links to the websites that describe my work (TUAW being one of those sites), and the ever-popular links to my Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn pages. The final product looks like this:
file splitter for Windows HJSplit for Windows is a freeware file splitter which runs on all 32 bit and 64 bit editions of Windows. HJSplit supports file sizes of over 100 Gigabytes, it can split files, join/recombine files, create MD5 checksums, compare files and "run without install". HJSplit is also fully portable: you can run it directly off a DVD, CD or USB stick. HJSplit for Windows does not need to be installed nor does it depend on any special DLL's. Create a free website and a free blog Content guidelines These types of sites are not allowed on Weebly: Adult: involving nudity in a sexual context, exposed genitalia or adult themes Copyrighted Content: music, movies or games that you do not own the rights to Spam/SEO: a site whose sole purpose is to gain Google ranking, Facebook "likes", etc Phishing: a site meant to trick users into providing their username and password Illegal Content: content which may be illegal in the United States Scams: get rich quick, pyramid/MLM, or other dubious schemes Excessive Advertising: placing excessive advertising on your site, including more than three ad units per page File Hosting: including sites that are not created with the Weebly editor Injurious Experience: sites using the "Custom HTML" element that provide a horrible user experience, such as extreme flashing banners, excessive animated movement, or content that could provoke seizures in unsuspecting visitors This list is a quick reference and is not meant to be complete. 1. 2.
Google Plus for Business: Pages to launch later this year At the moment Google Plus is only available for private persons. As more and more business owners create private Google+ accounts for their brand, Google now asks them to wait until business pages will be officially launched. In this context Google Product Manager Christian Oestlien approached business owners and asked them not yet to create profiles for their company or brand. At the moment Google only targets private persons and features for business pages are still in development, Oestlien says. What is HTC Zoe? HTC Zoe is now available inside Google Play, meaning pretty soon you won’t have to use a HTC handset to tap in the company’s zoetrope-style imaging technology. Drew Bamford, head of the HTC Creative Labs, confirmed the news on Twitter, citing a report by Re/Code’s Ina Fried –– “Thanks to @inafried for breaking the news on HTC Creative Labs’ imminent release of #Zoe beta.” The initial app will be a beta version of the Zoe suite found on the HTC One and HTC One M8 and, according to additional reporting, will be just one of many HTC-branded services coming to Google Play in the coming months. “Zoe is expected to be the first in a series of HTC branded software releases for rival Android devices. In a bid to garner more interest, it looks likely that HTC will bestow its third-party Zoe service with far greater social integration than currently offered,” reports Trusted Reviews. What Is HTC Zoe?