While you can explore different cities of the world in 3D using Google Earth, Wings is a Flash based game that helps you fly virtually over any destination on Earth in the browser.
Online tools and web services – not to be confused with desktop based software.
Virustotal virus scanner does not require you to download the file attachment to your computer and it scans your file across multiple antivirus software including AVG, Nod32, McAfee, F-Prot, etc so the chances are very high that infected email attachments will not go undetected.
Wikipedia Traffic statistics is a gold mine for content creators and SEO crowd because traffic on individual Wikipedia articles is often directly proportional to the popularity of that term on the Internet.
If you are a Google Apps admin, here’s how you can add the new Google Sites wiki service to your account.
Since there are no online file comparison services available yet, we can use our favorite Google Docs to locate differences between two text files in the browser.
Microsoft Password check is a free online tool to help you determine if your password is really strong or not ?
Windows Live SkyDrive, a free online storage service from Microsoft, just got bigger. They now provide 5 GB of free online storage space enough to store all your important files and folders.
Often times, you stumble across a picture that you would like to write about but you may not own a license to work with that photo. By using PhotoCrank, you can annotate and comment on the photo, on its original website.
A Google Account gives you access to all Google goodies including AdSense, Analytics, Blogger, iGoogle, Gmail, Google Groups, Picasa, Web History, Google AdWords, Google Checkout and more. But you can run into problems if you have opened more than one account.
Deskload allows you to store your bookmarks online in a same way that you organize your desktop icons. Move and place your bookmarks, customize your desktop wallpaper and access your browser bookmarks from any computer.
Like the YouTube video player, iPaper is a document player that lets you embed PDF, Microsoft Office documents, spreadsheets and presentation in web pages. You also get to monetize documents via Google AdSense.
PDFMeNot converts PDF to SWF Flash on the fly – no need to download PDF files locally as you can view them in the browser as Flash movies without Adobe Acrobat Reader.
Want to download free MP3 ringtones for your cell phone ? Or get creative and create your own MP3 ringtones and original music loops with MyBytes from Microsoft.
With PDFMeNot, you can view any online PDF file in the browser without having to download that file locally. The service is also handy if you do not have Adobe Reader on the computer â€“ just upload your PDF to PDFMeNot and read it in the browser.
The best online research tools for saving web clipping, images, text and other content from web pages to the hard drive or to your online account so you have access to your clipped information everywhere. We look at Onfolio, EverNote, OneNote, Google Notebook and Iterasi.
With Kindo, you can build your own family tree for free, share it with the rest of your family, and learn more about who you are.