YouTube has added an extra-large (850x500) video player for clips that are available in HD format. Also, there's a new HD option in YouTube browser that lets you quickly filter all HD videos on a page.
Perfect example of croudsourcing - Anonymously, 10000 artists worked on drawing pieces of a $100 bill. and they were all paid one cent per piece.
The Instant ASCII Cam takes a live video feed (like your webcam, from instance) and converts it to an ASCII art animation.
The filetype: operator of Google can help find Office 2007 documents on the web. You can either open these files in Office 2007 or click the "View as HTML" link to read the document in the browser itself very similar to Gmail.
Domain Clock generates domain names from the current time. So 8:22 pm might be represented as 22-past-eight.com, 8-twenty-two.com or even 0822.com for a pure numerical domain.
Windows Live Writer 2009, part of the Live Essentials suite, includes some useful features like tag suggestions, picture upload and find-as-you-type. Worth an upgrade.
If you’re someone who has trouble distinguishing Arial from Verdana and Georgia from Times New Roman, Identifont could be of some help.
Wikipedia has launched a mobile phone optimized version of their encyclopedia website at mobile.wikipedia.org.
Blog quickly when you find something of interest on the web with Blog This in Windows Live Writer - now available for Firefox 3 series.
AdSense publishers will soon be able to view more detailed reports by linking their AdSense accounts to Analytics. Here's a quick tip that should help you enable Analytics in your AdSense account in less than 24 hours.
The Indian embassy has voiced its displeasure over reports that Bangladesh is is planning an exact replica of the Taj Mahal about 30 kilometers northeast of the Bangladeshi capital Dhaka.
SnapAsk is useful for people who have e-mail access on the go (via cell phone, Blackberry, etc.) but their mobile browser is too slow. They can get information from the web via email.
Google is extremely serious about cutting costs in times of recession. They have reduced the hours of its free cafeteria service of employees, scaled back their holiday celebrations and also cancelled the annual Christmas gifts for AdSense publishers.
Go to Google Suggest or Yahoo! Answers and you'll find tons of people asking queries like 'how to say [insert word here] in multiple languages.' People want to know how to say Sorry, Hello, Love, Grandma and even the color Green in different languages.
Lawrence Lessig, founder of Creative Commons and professor at Stanford Law School, saw his site completely disappear from Google after some spammers managed to hack into his site.
Google Image Search displays thumbnails as results, with the original image another 2 clicks away. “Google Image Ripper” lets you get “straight to the good stuff” by linking directly to the original images.
The online dictionary service from Google supports definitions, audio pronunciation guides and translation into multiple languages. A bilingual dictionary can be very useful because it gives you translations for the many possible meanings a word might have.
All In One Search Engines like Dogpile, Mamma or Scour fetch results from multiple search engines and display them on a single page.