Online tools and web services – not to be confused with desktop based software.
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.
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.
Learn how to hide any web image with some CSS code. When people open a web page containing an hidden image, all they see is some plain text - the actual picture is revealed only when they select the entire text with a mouse.
Learn how to measure distance between any two or more locations on earth using the Distance Measurement Tool of Google Maps.
While Scribd and Slideshare also support PDF files, Issuu allows you to upload large PDF files (upto 100 MB) and their inline PDF player looks absolutely amazing. You even get to decide the colors and the PDF player dimensions.
With so many different options in place, have you ever wondered what Twitter tools are really popular among the Twitter community ? While there no official statistics available, the thousands of public Twitter profiles indexed by Google paint a fairly accurate picture.