Websites/Services I Use
Honey is a browser plugin that makes sure you are getting the best possible deal when you shop online. It places a non-intrusive "Find savings" button in the checkout page at hundreds of online shops. Simply click this button and Honey will automatically find and apply the coupons for you.
Wikipedia is a free, multilingual encyclopedia project supported by the non-profit Wikimedia Foundation. Wikipedia has 17 million articles (3.5 million in English), which have been written collaboratively by volunteers around the world. Almost all of its articles can be edited by anyone with access the Wikipedia website.
Todoist is a task manager thats useful, fast and easy to use.
Accomplish more, every day. Millions of people rely on Todoist to get things done.
Todoist lets you manage your tasks anywhere. At home. At school. At work. Online. Offline. And on 13 platforms and devices.
- Collaborate on shared tasks
- Access tasks everywhere
- Beautiful design
Steam is a digital distribution, digital rights management, multiplayer and communications platform developed by Valve Corporation. It is used to distribute a wide range of games and related media entirely over the internet, stretching from one-man independent efforts to some of the worlds most popular games. Steam is set apart from its peers in terms of functionality primarily by its residency in the system tray, and the desktop tasks that the client software performs to make use of that position.
Steam Chat Talk with friends or groups via text or voice without leaving Steam. Videos, Tweets, GIFs and more are supported; use wisely.
Game Hubs Everything about your game, all in one place. Join discussions, upload content, and be the first to know about new updates.
Steam Broadcast Stream your gameplay live with the click of a button, and share your game with friends or the rest of the community.
Steam Workshop Create, discover, and download player-created mods and cosmetics for nearly 1,000 supported games.
Available on Mobile Access Steam anywhere from your iOS or Android device with the Steam mobile app.
Early Access to Games Discover, play, and get involved with games as they evolve. Be the first to see what's coming and become part of the process.
Multilingual Creating a global community is important to us, that's why our client supports 28 languages and counting.
Purchases Made Easy Our storefront supports 100+ payment methods across over 35 currencies, giving you the flexibility to pay how you want.
Controller Support Steam encourages developers to include controller support in their games including PlayStation, Xbox, and Nintendo controllers.
Stack Overflow, part of Stack Exchange, is a free, community-driven, reputation-based Q & A site for computer programmers. No membership is required to ask questions or provide answers to questions by others. Registered users collect 'karma' by participating, and can subsequently up- or down-vote answers by other users, leave comments and edit content in a wiki-style fashion.
Songkick tracks your favorite bands so you never miss them live.
UK iTunes App of the Week, Cult of Mac Must-Have App, Billboard App of the Month.
Instantly create a personalized concert calendar based on your bands and your location by scanning your music library.
Reddit (stylized in its logo as reddit) is an American social news aggregation, web content rating, and discussion website. Registered members submit content to the site such as links, text posts, and images, which are then voted up or down by other members. Posts are organized by subject into user-created boards called "subreddits", which cover a variety of topics including news, science, movies, video games, music, books, fitness, food, and image-sharing. Submissions with more up-votes appear towards the top of their subreddit and, if they receive enough votes, ultimately on the site's front page. Despite strict rules prohibiting harassment, Reddit's administrators spend considerable resources on moderating the site.
Rate Your Music is a community-built music and film database where you can rate, review, catalog and discover new music and films as well as participate in contributing to the database itself.
- Research music and film, cross-referenced by artist, label, location, and genre.
- Charts: browse the charts to find the best (or worst) releases by any criteria, such as genre, location, release type, and more.
If you create a RYM account (which is free), you can also do the following:
- Rate, review, catalog and tag your music and film collection.
- Create your own user profile, including the ability to upload pictures, build a friends list and socialize via private messages and your shoutbox.
- Receive automatic recommendations for new music and films based on your personal ratings.
- Be notified of upcoming releases by your favorite artists.
- Create your own lists about music, films or anything else that comes to mind.
- Participate in the RYM community on the RYM forums.
- Maintain your concert attendance.
- Contribute to an always-growing public database by adding new information and improving existing data.
Rate Your Music is in the process of being rewritten and renamed, also planning to split its film section and adding video games, the three being named Sonemic (music), Cinemos (film), and Glitchwave (video games).
Master your academic subjects with the leading revision app! Create flashcards on all manner of topics, or choose from the millions designed by other Quizlet students. If you're doing standardized test prep for big exams (including GCSE or A Levels), doing revision for an upcoming test at your uni, or simply need homework help, you can enhance your study experience with these powerful interactive learning tools:
- Put your memory to the test with Learn
- Race against the clock in a game of Match
- Share study sets with classmates (as a Student) or your students (as a Teacher)
- Listen to realistic pronunciations of words in 18 different languages
- Enrich your learning process with images and audio
Quizlet's school app lets you study wherever and whenever you wish. From secondary school to university, advance your understanding of multiple subjects (English language/literature, Mathematics, Sciences, Modern Foreign Languages, for example) across a range of qualification levels, including KS3, GCSE, AS/A2 level and beyond! Prepare for Modern Foreign Languages more effectively with study modes that allow you to memorize vocabulary, learn pronunciation and test yourself for more than 18 foreign languages, including Spanish, French, German and Chinese. Students focusing on GCSE prep will adore the various test modes available for revision. Available on multiple platforms (including the web), it's perfect for teachers to use with the entire class or students to share with their classmates.
Product Hunt is a website that lets users share and discover new products. The site, which was founded by Ryan Hoover in November 2013, is backed by Y Combinator. Users submit products which are listed in a linear format by day. The site includes a comments system and a voting system similar to Hacker News or Reddit. The products with the most votes rise to the top of each day's list.
Products are organized into four categories; technology products (web apps, mobile apps, hardware products, etc.), games (PC, web, mobile apps), books and podcasts. As of July 2014 submitting products to the site is available to all members. A submission simply requires a product title, URL, and tagline. As of 2016, according to Ryan Hoover, the website has led to the discovery of over 100 million products across 50,000 companies.
The site also includes a daily email list that sends out yesterday's top tech "hunts" (products) as well as a featured collection. A version of the digest is also available for games and books.
Save webpages to read later, and eliminate cluttering of bookmarks with sites that are merely of a one-time interest. With Pocket, you can read at home, work, on the plane, or during your commute; even without an internet connection.
Pocket is available as a bookmarklet, as a Chrome addon, integrated in Firefox, as several unofficial browser addons, and as a mobile app available for a variety of platforms.
PayPal is the faster, safer way to send money, make an online payment, receive money or set up a merchant account.
There are not fees for paying money, but there are fees for receiving money.
From everyday purchases to running a business, people around the world rely on us to pay and get paid.
Know your payments are secure Whether you’re buying or selling, get the security you expect plus purchase or seller protection on all eligible transactions.
Accepted by millions of brands Use PayPal at businesses, big and small, in 200+ countries around the world. Pay securely online, in apps, and in stores.
More payment choices With PayPal, use your favorite banks and cards and still earn card rewards. And get access to flexible payment options like PayPal Credit.
In 2013, YouTube musician Jack Conte was looking for a solution to his problem: millions of people loved his videos, but only hundreds of dollars were hitting his bank account. This didn’t add up, so he drafted up an idea (hi, we’re Patreon) and brought it to his college roommate Sam Yam, now co-founder of Patreon. Now it’s 2018, and Patreon is the solution to this same problem for over 100k creators.
Patreon is the best place for creators to establish ongoing and predictable monthly revenue and expand their career as a creator. Patreon also helps fans connect in a new way with the creators they love most. Today, Patreon pays millions of dollars every month to the tens of thousands of creators who have Patreon pages, whether they are creating podcasts, music, fiction, game streams, online videos, photography, visual art, and more.
Open Collective lets you manage your finances so everyone can see where money comes from and where it goes. Collect and spend money transparently.
Buy. Sell. Simple. • The biggest mobile marketplace for local buyers and sellers. • List an item using your phone or tablet in as little as 30 seconds. • Know who you’re dealing with through reputation and safety features. • Browse local items with thousands of new postings daily. • Message buyers and sellers securely from within the app. • Build reputation with your unique seller profile page. • Browse items by image and sort by category or location. • Join millions of people using OfferUp across the country.
OfferUp is the easiest way to buy and sell locally.
With so many tools, it's hard to keep everyone on the same page. Notion is a new tool that unifies them all.
It's like Google Docs, but everything is organized and discoverable by your team. Real collaboration in real-time.
Tired of your clunky wiki? With Notion, adding all types of content is as easy as drag & drop. Drag. Drop. Work as fluidly as you think.
Love using Trello? Notion brings the same visual organization to every page. A unique & effortless way to stay organized.
Powerful tools made with creators in mind. Visually stunning layouts made easy.
Medium is a new place on the Internet where people share ideas and stories that are longer than 140 characters and not just for friends. It’s designed for little stories that make your day better and manifestos that change the world. It’s used by everyone from professional journalists to amateur cooks. It’s simple, beautiful, collaborative, and it helps you find the right audience for whatever you have to say.
Last.fm is a music community website that offers personalized internet radio, using a recommendation system called "Audioscrobbler" to build a detailed profile of users based on their music tastes and interests. The service installs plugins into the user's media player and automatically profiles the songs he/she listens to. The service will offer recommendations and a 'personal' radio station based on the user's listening patterns.
As of early 2009 last.fm charges 3 EUR/month subscription fee to allow listening to music on their website. Paid features include:
- Unlimited radio streaming
- Ad-free browsing and streaming
- Recent visitors to your profile
- A prestigious black icon
- Access to the VIP zone with more charts, graphs and the latest from the Last.fm Labs
Acorns helps you grow your money. Take control with all-in-one investment, retirement, checking and more.
- INVEST FOR YOUR FUTURE - with automatic Round-Ups, where we invest your spare change from everyday purchases, and easy Recurring Investments, so you can set it and forget it.
- SAVE FOR RETIREMENT - with Acorns Later, the easiest way to set up an IRA. In under 2 minutes, we’ll recommend the right plan for you and your brighter future.
- INVEST FOR YOUR KIDS - with our simple, straightforward kids’ investment account, Acorns Early. Multiple kids at no added cost.
- SPEND SMARTER - with the only checking account and debit card that invest with every swipe, and allow you to automatically invest money from every paycheck.
- EARN MORE MONEY - 350+ brands that invest in you, MILLIONS of jobs in our Job Finder, and exciting referral bonuses. The more you earn, the more you can save and invest!
Stash is the personal finance app designed to help you achieve more financial freedom.
INVESTING: Invest what you can afford. With fractional shares, you can choose how much to invest. Choose from thousands of stocks and ETFs.
STOCK-BACK CARD: Invest as you spend. When you use the Stock-Back® Card, we’ll give you stock in well-known brands.
BANKING: Invest in your goals. We can help you save money and protect you from hidden banking fees.
RETIREMENT: Invest in your future. Stash can help you plan and save for a secure retirement.
FAMILY: Invest in your children. Help the ones you love most with children’s investment accounts.
ADVICE: Invest in your knowledge. Get personalized investing guidance & financial education.
Coinbase is the world’s largest cryptocurrency exchange, with over 25 million users across 32 countries worldwide. Coinbase allows you to securely buy, store and sell cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin, Bitcoin Cash, Ethereum, Ethereum Classic, Litecoin, and many more on our easy, user-friendly app and web platform.
Here’s a little taste of what the app does:
BUY EASILY Own crypto in an instant: Coinbase makes buying bitcoin, bitcoin cash, ethereum, ethereum classic, litecoin and more simple and fast. All it takes is a bank account or debit card.
SUPPORTED ASSETS Bitcoin (BTC), Bitcoin Cash (BCH), Ethereum (ETH), Ethereum Classic(ETC), Litecoin(LTC), Basic Attention Token (BAT), 0x, (ZRX) and USD Coin (USDC)*.
*Available in select territories.
SMART TOOLS Brand new to crypto? We’ve got you covered. Stay informed with our updates and features that help you build your knowledge and your portfolio, including automatic buys and price alerts.
STAY INFORMED Keep track of your crypto: Our clear, user-friendly dashboard helps you see prices and the value of your assets, any time of day, anywhere you are through our website or mobile app.
SAFETY FIRST Over 98% of cryptocurrency is stored securely offline and the rest is protected by industry-leading online security. Your account is also subject to the same scrupulous safety standards, including multi-stage verification and bank-level security. You can even lock the app with a passcode, or remotely disable your phone’s access to the app if it gets lost or stolen.
BEGINNER TO EXPERT, WE’RE HERE Whether you’re just starting your crypto journey, or a seasoned expert, you’ll find everything you need to build your crypto portfolio on Coinbase. Purchases start from as little as $20. Take the first step towards blockchain, bitcoin mining, bitcoin games, bitcoin cash games, ethereum games, litecoin games, or bitcoin trading.
YouTube is a video-sharing website, the site allows users to upload, view, and share videos.
Available content includes video clips, TV clips, music videos, movies, and other content such as video blogging, short original videos, and educational videos.
Everything on YouTube, except movies ( https://www.youtube.com/movies/ ) and some channels is free.
YouTube Premium, with its paid membership, offers: • Background play, audio mode and offline access to YouTube Music app • Videos without ads • Original shows from YouTube creators https://www.youtube.com/premium
Twitch.tv is a live-streaming portal that primarily focuses on video gaming, but also used for many other purposes.
Facebook's mission is to give people the power to share and make the world more open and connected.
Millions of people use Facebook everyday to keep up with friends, upload an unlimited number of photos, share links and videos, and learn more about the people they meet.
Instagram is a fast, beautiful and fun way to share your life with friends through a series of pictures. Snap a photo with your iPhone, choose a filter to transform the look and feel, send to Facebook, Twitter or Flickr – it’s all as easy as pie. It’s photo sharing, reinvented.
Twitter is an online social networking service that enables users to send and read short 280-character messages called "tweets".
Registered users can read and post tweets, but those who are unregistered can only read them. Users access Twitter through the website interface, SMS or mobile device apps.
In countries all around the world, people follow the sources most relevant to them and access information via Twitter as it happens—from breaking world news to updates from friends.
Kindle Cloud Reader lets you read ebooks instantly in your web browser - no Kindle device required.
• Start reading over 1,000,000 Kindle books instantly within your browser • Select any book to start reading, customize the page layout to your desired font size, text color, background color, and more • Create and edit notes, highlights, and bookmarks, and view all of notes and marks that you’ve made on other Kindle apps or on Kindle • Sync your last page read across your Kindle and free Kindle apps so you can always pick up where you left off • Search your library for books by title or author • Your current book is automatically made available for offline use, and you can choose to save a book for reading offline at any time • Receive automatic software updates without the need to download new software
Ecosia is a green search engine that donates at least 80% of its profits from search ad revenue and online shopping to a reforestation program, currently in Burkina Faso. In November 2015 Ecosia celebrated 3 million planted trees and $5 Million donated for the environment. Ecosia is also available on mobile, find the app in the Google Play Store or the iOS App Store.
Google Search is the most popular search engine on the Internet. Google can search for webpages, images, videos, news, and various other forms of media.
Excalidraw is an open-source whiteboard tool that lets you easily sketch diagrams that have a hand-drawn feel to them. Available directly online as a web app and also through CodeSandbox to easily see how the code works, and the app is available for self-hosting.
The online encyclopedia of emoji.
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