Showing posts with label Service. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Service. Show all posts

Saturday, April 22, 2006

Top 90 URL Shortening Services

We know what you’re thinking. That many? Yes, we were surprised, too, but decided to plough through the seemingly endless supply of URL shorteners and put them all in one place. You’ll never have to use more than a handful, but now at least you know what your choices are.

a2n – An URL Shortening Service that can shorten up to 100 long URLs in one go. You can also customize each a2n URL generated with your own personal tag.

AZQQ – A simple URL Shortening Service with a Google like interface.

Beam.to – Create customized Beam.to URLs of your long URLs. You can add passwords to your URLs as well.

b65.us – This service allows you to password-protect and customized your URLs.

CanURL – Another simple URL Shortening Service.

C-O.IN – This is an URL redirection service with which you can redirect your long URLs to customized short domain names.

Curio.us – Yet another simple service to create short URLs.

Cuturls – This is a light service with a similar interface like that of AZQQ.

Decent URL – A URL Shortening Service that provides you a premium account for USD 7.00 in which you get to edit your URLs, view click counts, and automatically detect broken links.

DigBig – DigBig allows you to shorten your URLs and provides you an administrative dashboard to view the number of clicks on your URLs after you register with their service.

Doiop – Write your own keyword to use when shortening a long URL with Doiop.

dn.vc – The URL Shortening Service with one of the shortest names.

durl – A simple URL Shortening Service with browser bookmarklets.

DwarfURL – Password-protect the URL you created. You can also see the list of the URLs you have created with Your DwarfURL History.

easyURL – Customizable URL Shortening Service.

EZurl – In addition to providing an URL Shortening Service, EZurl allows you to create an admin name so that you can edit the URL,. there are also features such as URL masking and using customized title of the shorter URL generated.

faceto.us – This is a service to create shorter addresses of your Facebook profile page.

Fhurl – Just a simple URL Shortening Service.

Flingk – A URL Shortening Service with a browser add-on.

fly2.ws – Fly2.ws allows you to create customized short URLs and also allows you to create an avatar and a link back to your blog or site.

Get-URL – You can create customized shorten URLs and view the daily, weekly, and monthly click stats too with this service.

HotRedirect – A URL Shortening Service with features like URL hiding and path forwarding. There are free and premium accounts available.

hurl it – Create small URLs with hurl it; nothing more to say.

is.gd – Another URL Shortening Service with the shortest names. You can also use this to mask your real email addresses.

Jaze Redirect Services – This is an URL redirection services with which you can convert your long URLs to shorter domain names.

Just.as – Another URL redirection service to convert your long URL into shorter domain names of your choice.

Korta ner din url – The URL Shortening Service with the shortest domain name.

linkslice – A clean URL Shortening Service.

LiteURL – A light program to shorten your long URLs.

LNK.IN – You can create customized and password-protected shorten URLs with LNK.IN. You can also add a block of text and LNK.IN will convert all links in that text to LNK.IN links. The service requires you to register before you can use their services.

memurl – A simple service with features for shortening long URLs, using on websites, and browser plugins.

Metamark – Password-protect your short URLs.

Minilien – A French URL Shortening Service.

MooURL – You can create shorten a long URL with MooURL and personalized the new and shorter URL too.

myurl – You can use this service to shorten long URLs, anonymize URLs, and protect links of files hosted on some free file hosting websites.

NanoRef – Create pass-protected short URLs with NanoRef.

NetShortcut – A simple URL Shortening Service with a browser extension.

ne1.net – This is another free URL redirection service. Premium accounts are available for ads free redirection.

notlong – Unlike many similar services, notlong allows you to create a personalized subdomain on the short URL you want to create. You can also view the statistics of your URL views. There is also a browser bookmarklet.

Nutshellurl – A simple URL Shortening Service. Cool name.

Oboeyasui – A URL Shortening Service in Japanese.

Paulding – A simple service for shortening long URLs.

Profile.to – Another service to shorten and customized your Facebook profile URLs.

QuickURL – QucikURL is a URL Shortening Service with a browser addon.

Redirx – Another simple service for shortening long URLs.

RubyURL – A simple URL Shortening Service with a browser bookmarklet.

Shim.net – You can choose from 7 domain names to change your long URLs into shorter ones.

Shorl – When you burn a long URL with Shorl, you are provided a shorter SHorl URL and a link from where you can manage your link click statistics.

ShortenURL – A simple service to create short URLs of long ones.

ShorterLink – Yet another simple service to shorten long URLs.

Shortio – Create customized short URLs and mask original URLs from users.

Short links – Another URL shortening service.

ShortURL – ShortURL allows you to create short URLs with customizable subdomains. It also allows URL masking and shows traffic reports.

Short URL – This is another simple URL shortening service.

Shorty – Create short URLs and store them on your own server.

ShotURL – ShotURL provides customized sub-domain level URL names and password-protection features for your URL.

Shrinkr – A simple URL Shortening Service with a personalized URL feature.

Shrinkurl – A URL Shortening Service with custom and password-protected short URLs.

SHurl – This is a nice service with some unique feature like showing a thumbnail image of the site if it is not work-safe when people click on the URL. You can also view who have clicked on your SHurl.

SimURL – Create a SimURL box on your website to shorten long URLs.

Sitelutions – This is a domain forwarding service providing 20+ domain names from which you can choose from.

SnipURL – SnipURL is a social URL shortening service with web 2.0 features like sharing SnipURLs, your profile page, RSS feeds of your latest Snips, password protect your SnipURLs, etc.

Starturl – You can use this service to create customized short URLs.

TightURL – A simple service for shortening long URLs.

Tiniuri – A service to shorten a long URL or hiding a URL.

Tinylink – A simple URL Shortening Service with Firefox addons.

TinyURL – A URL Shortening Service that offers a browser bookmark button that will provide a TinyURL of the page you are on. TinyURL also provides a Preview feature for your browser that will allow you to preview where a TinyURL will go to, before you click on that link.

TraceURL – A URL Shortening Service that allows you to create a short URL and trace how many people are clicking on that URL.

TruncURL – A simple service that allows you to manage your URLs with a login ID.

TubeURL – Another simple URL Shortening Service.

turo.us – Yet another simple URL Shortening Service.

Tweetl – This one can create really short URLs.

Twittu.ms – Another simple URL shortening service targeting Twitter users.

ULimit – This is another web redirection and email forwarding service that you can use to create shorter URLs of your long web addresses.

urlao – This is a neat URL Shortening Service that allows you to create your account on its site so that you can edit your URLs and redirects.

URLBee – This is another simple URL Shortening Service.

URL.co.uk – A UK-based URL Shortening Service.

URLCutter – A nice service to create customized short URLs with tools like browser bookmarklets, and URL manager.

URLcut – A simple service that you can use to shorten long URLs and password-protect them.

URLHawk – If you want to hide your original URL while users click on your shorten URL, this is the type of service that you should use.

URL.ie – This is yet another simple URL Shortening Service.

urlTea – Add urlTea on your Instant Messenger. Send a long URL and get a short urlTea URL in return.

u76.org – A simple URL Shortening Service with a browser bookmarklet.

VDirect – This is another web redirection service to convert your long URLs into shorter domain names.

WapURL – Shorten long URLs for WAP sites.

Webalias – This is a domain forwarding service to convert your long ULRs into shorten URLs with subdomains of your choice.

Xil.in – A service that allows you to create your own custom tags for your shorten URLs.

YATUC – YATUC allows you to create password-protected URLs. You can also see the click statistics of your URLS and preview where YATUC URLs are taking you by adding certain tags on on the URLs.

Yep That URL – A customizable URL Shortening Service that also displays the top clicked URLs in its database.

Zootit – A URL shortening Service where you can set your own personalized URL.

6url – A simple service where you can create your own personalized URL.

301url – A URL shortening service with search engine friendly redirection. (via)

Wednesday, April 12, 2006

Top 80 File Conversion Services And Tools

Converting files from one to another format can be a complex task, especially because not many users have the necessary tools handy. Here’s our collection of online conversion services as well as offline desktop tools which provide an easy way to convert files of various types and formats ranging from images, video to audio.

CODE

Code Converter – Code converter is a simple code conversion utility for converting VB to C# and vice versa.

Code to HTML converter – Code to HTML converter is an online converter for small files with support for following languages like Plain, Ada.

Online Code Converter – An online code converter for C# and VB.Net conversion
Online Code converter for .Net 2.0.

Currency

Delaware currency conversion – Delaware currency conversion site allows users to convert popular currency forms.

Gocurrency.com – Gocurrency.com allows you to perform currency conversion using the latest exchange rates.

Oanda.com – A currency converter for over 164 currencies from across the world.

Xe.com – XE.com is rated as the world’s most popular currency conversion site. Users can perform interactive foreign exchange (FX, or forex) rate calculations, using latest currency rates.

x-rates.com – X-rates.com features a currency calculator utility as a part of its exchange rates service.

HTML

Code to HTML converter – Code to HTML converter is an online HTML converter with the conversion ability for following input formats SQL, C++, C, Perl, Awk, M4 and more.

HTML to Wiki Converter – A tool for converting HTML table tags into Wiki markups.

Image to HTML Converter – A one click conversion service where users simply have to select the type of file (png, gif, jpg) to convert it to html.

IMG2TXT – A cool utility which accepts image files as input and converts them into ASCII text.

Online HTML to RSS converter – A one click utility where users simply enter the URL of the html page and generate its equivalent RSS file.

RSS to HTML conversion – RSS to HTML converter generates HTML page from any RSS feed.

Yellowpipe – Yellowpipe HTML converter enables users to convert HTML files to PHP, Javascript and ASP files.

IMAGE

Advanced Batch Converter – A handy tool for converting multiple image files together, it comes with support for over 90 file formats.

Easy Graphic Converter – East Graphic Converter is a multi-tasking image conversion utility.

Image Converter – An online image converter with support for over 100 image formats. Users can select output file types like jpeg, gif,bmp and PSD.

Image Converter .EXE – A powerful tool with conversion support for multiple files in one single instance.

Image Icon Converter – Image icon converter enables users to convert image icons into windows icons for usage. It also allows image conversion from icon files.

Image Thumbnailer and Converter – An offline image conversion tool for converting between various file types.

Online Image Optimizer – An easy to use optimizer for images. Users can enter the URL of the images or upload it from computer and convert it to GIF, JPEG and PNG format.

Photo To Sketch – A tool that converts photos to pen sketch, pencil and brush sketch.

Smart Converter – A multipurpose program with one of the features as image conversion between various formats.

PDF

Create PDF Online – Adobe’s online conversion service provides web-based conversion to PDF documents online.

DocMorph – An online PDF conversion service with support for over 50 formats.

Doc to Image Converter – Doc to Image converter enables users to convert word documents to high quality image files like JPEG, BMP, TIFF etc.

Docx2doc.com – An online service for converting Microsoft word 2007 format files to doc format.

Express PDF – Express PDF enables users to convert web pages, Microsoft Word and Excel documents to PDF format.

Freepdfconvert.com – An online PDF conversion service with support for DOC, Excel conversion.

Kinati 2PDF Converter – Kinati is a free Postscript to Acrobat file converter.

Lettos – Lettos is an online conversion service used to convert files from DOC, XLS and PPT to PDF format.

Loop Service – A free web-based application that enables users to upload, convert and combin files to PDF format. O

Neevia – Neevia is an PDF and image conversion utility with fine tuning support for adjusting resolution etc.

PDF-o-matic – A handy PDF conversion service for producing PDF files from web-pages.

PDF Online – A simple service that converts input files to PDF format and delivers them via e-mail to users.

PDF to Text converter – An easy solution to extract txt from PDF files.

PDF writer – PDF Writer converts multiple document formats like DOC, XLS, HTML to PDF format.

PDF4U – PDF4U is an online conversion utility for converting Doc, txt, PowerPoint to PDF.

PrimoOnline – PrimoOnline enables web-based conversion to PDF file formats.

Ps2pdf.com – A Postscipt to PDF file converter.

RSS 2 PDF – RSS 2 PDf enables you to convert any RSS, Atom or OPML feeds to PDF files.

Text2PDF – Text2PDF provides you the feature of converting PDF by simply entering txt files.

PPT

PowerPoint to Flash Conversion – A service for converting Microsoft PowerPoint documents to swf format.

VidFlash.com – VidFlash.com users can convert PowerPoint file formats to video file formats such as AVI, MPEG, MP4 etc.

PPT to Flash Studio – IncrediTools converts PowerPoint files to flash format files. It enables users to edit those files, add audio, image and categories like callouts.

RSS

2RSS.com – A simple web-based conversion service from Atom to RSS 2.0 formats.

BlinkBits RSS to JavaScript Converter Tool – BlinkBits conversion utility converts RSS or XML feeds to Javascript files. Primarily, it is useful for displaying RSS feed’s content on a website.

GoldenFeed.com – A free utility to convert Atom feeds to RSS 2.0 format.

RSS Feed Converter – RSS Feed Converter accepts the input as RSS Feed URL and converts the file to JavaScript, PHP or HTML.

RSS Feed Conversion Service – A utility which generates converts source RSS 1.0 file format to two types: RSS 1.1 and XHTML.

RSS/RDF Converter – An online conversion engine for converting RSS/RDF file formats into JavaScript files.

RSSxl Beta – An easy to use tool to convert HTML pages to RSS 2.0 feeds.

Others

Zamzar – Zamzar is an extremely popular multi-purpose online file conversion utility with audio, video and document conversion support.

Video

All2Convert – A fast way to convert videos from Youtube – a popular video sharing site.

Any Video Converter – Any Video converter provides support for conversion of almost all video file tyes like AVI, DivX, FLV, RM and more. Users are also provided with transfer options to devices like iPod and PSP.

Apple iPod Video Converter – Apple’s DVD2iPod allows users to convert DVD files to iPod, WMV, AVI and MPEG files.

AVS Video – A quality converter for DVD and VCD file formats.

Cellsea – Cellsea is an online video editor converting video files from desktop or online locations. It provides video conversion support for sites like Break.com, iFilm.com, Youtube.com, Metacafe.com, Google Video to name a few.

Convert Tube – Convert Tube is a quick online video converter for conversion to MP3, MP4, MOV and 3GP.

Easy Video Converter – A powerful utility for converting between video file formats like AVI, Realmedia, WMV/ASF, Quicktime, 3GP, MP4, FLV etc.

Flvix.com – An online free video converter for converting YouTube, Google videos into format compatible with PC, Mobile, iPod etc.

Hey Watch! – Hey Watch! Is an online video conversion utility for iPod like devices.

Koyote – Koyote can convert FLV,DIVX and other video formats into an iPod ready video format.

Media Convert – A cool media conversion utility which enables the users with various options for videos.

MediaConverter – A web-based video conversion utility including conversion from sites like YouTube.

Mux any-to-any videoconverter – An online conversion engine powering users with conversion of file types like MPEG-4, Quicktime, iPod and Flash video.

Movavi – Movavi allows users to convert video files to formats like AVI, Mpeg, iPod, PSP video, 3gp etc.

Reganam – 3GP Converter – A 3GP converter with support for conversion for various video files like MP3, QuickTime, AVI, Real Media and MPEG.

Tubefish – Tubefish video converter is a powerful video conversion service for converting videos to MPEG, AVI, MOV, 3GP and Divx.

Vconvert – Vconvert is an online converter for flv file format and YouTube videos. It converts videos to compatible formats for iPod/iPhone and mobile phone.

VIDEO4IPOD.ORG – A video and movie conversion utility for Apple’s Video iPod.

Video codezone – Simply enter the video URL which needs to be converted and choose the file format like iPod, 3GP, Quicktime, FLV, m4, AVI, mp3.

Vixy – A conversion utility allowing users to convert web-based Flash application to other video formats.

Xconv – Xconv offers free file conversion support for multiple file formats: word, wmv, PowerPoint, real audio, jpeg etc.

You convert it – A multi-purpose conversion utility with conversion support for images, audio, video and units.

Zune Online Audio-Video Converter – An online file converter with support for Zune compatible formats in audio and video. (via)

Top 30 Reminder Services

We all could use a little help remembering the things we need to get done in life. Luckily there are a lot of sites out there to help you do just that! What follows is a list of 30+ sites to send you emails, text messages, and phone calls to help you get to where you need to be on time and… what was I saying?

AbbyMe.com – Send an SMS broadcast to multiple friends at specified times to remind them of events.

BigDates.com – Send yourself reminders to your email or phone for all the big dates in your life.

BirthdayAlarm.com – Enter birthdays and holidays and receive email reminders for yourself so you don’t miss any.

bitBomb.com – Schedule texts to go to your phone at the appropriate time to remind you of tasks.

Braincast.com – Schedule reminders to go to any US based cell phone or regular phone network.

Candor.com – A birthday reminder site that you can set to remind you before the date so you don’t forget.

Free-Minder.com – Can be set up for events like birthdays and anniversaries as well as every day events.

FutureMe.org – Send your future self emails, or just use it as a reminder service.

GottaKeepUp.com – Set up reminders for just about any task you can think and receive them at work, home, or on the go.

Hallmark.com – The famous Hallmark card company offers you a free reminder service for the important events in your life.

HappyBirthday.com – As the name would imply, this is all about reminding you about birthdays.

HassleMe.co.uk – Need help sticking to your New Year’s resolutions? Or do you just need random reminders to do things? HassleMe will do just that by sending you random “hassles”.

iPing.com – A site to set up phone calls to wake you up, remind you to take medications and more. Does have fees.

L8r.nu – Schedule email reminders to be sent for up to five-years from the present day.

LaterGator.ca – Set up emails and ecards to be delivered at future dates to yourself or others.

Luvup.com – Enter all the important birthdays in your life and receive reminders so you’ll never forget one again.

MemoToMe.com – Free and premium versions available from this service that seems to take reminding you very seriously with redundant servers and power supplies.

MonkeyOn.com – More of a reminder for other people that you are waiting on them to do something for you.

Mosuki.com – Enter calendars with your friends and receive reminders to all ov you of upcoming events.

MyMemorizer.com – Enter your calendar and get email or SMS messages reminding you of what you need to do.

MyTicklerFile.com – Can group your tasks and reminders by project so you can keep them organized.

NeverForget.net – A UK based reminder service for sending notes to your PC or mobile phone.

OhDontForget.com – Schedule text message reminders to go to any phone at any time you want.

Ownersite.com – A preventive car maintenance service that lets you track your expenses and notify youof when it’s time to change the oil and so on.

pcReminder.com – Costs $9.95 a year, will send reminders to numerous styles of devices.

RememberTheMilk.com – Create reminders and to-do lists, have it remind you on all the major IM programs, your phone, and now access it via the iPhone or iPod Touch.

RemindTime.com – Offers all of the normal reminder services plus… personal visits?

ReminderFeed.com – Create an RSS feed you can place in your reader to receive reminders for yourself.

rminder.com – Enter your reminder and receive a voice or text message to your phone to remind you. Can sync with iCal, Google Calendar, Yahoo Calendar and more.

ServiceBeacon.com – Schedule car maintenance reminders so you remember to keep your car tuned up.

Snoozester.com – Schedule reminders to go to your phone, including wake-up calls.

WakerUpper.com – Set up reminders to go to your phone at pre-set times. Make sure you never forget to do anything again. And they amusingly suggest sending yourself a message to go off during a date so you can escape.

Whatbills.com – Set up email reminders when your bills are due to keep you from being overdue. (via)

Monday, March 20, 2006

Top 20 Online Multiple-Services Blog Pingers

You need only one multiple-service blog pinger to notify blog search engines, aggregators, and directories whenever you update your blog. But, in case your favorite service goes down or if you feel like experimenting with different ones, here is a list of more than 20 online ping tools and blog pingers that will notify various web services for you.

Online Multiple-Services Blog Pingers

Alles Over Ping Service – This is a blog ping service that pings 7 web services. Service is available in Dutch and English.

AllPodcasts – AllPodcasts is a podcast ping service that pings your feed to 7 podcast directories.

Autopinger – This is what I call a ping service with a difference. Autopinger pings your blog at regular intervals so that you don’t have to ping manually. It also displays the ping success rate of the sites it pings in percentages. Autopinger pings 25 English services and 19 non-English services. After a ping, it shows you the actual ping response from the services rather than a just success or failure report.

Blogblip – Currently sends pings to 45 web services. You can request addition of more directories to its list using the form on the site.

Blogflux Pinger – Pings 17 general services, 7 specialized services, 4 Japanese language services, and one service each in Chinese, Danish, French, German, and Spanish languages.

Feedburner Pingshot – If you are using Feedburner to burn RSS feeds for your blog, you can activate its Pingshot feature to ping web services automatically every time you update your blog. Feedburner Pingshot pings to 6 web services and you can add 5 more addresses to ping.

Feed Shark – Pings 16 services that accept blogs, 12 services that accept RSS feeds, and 8 services that accept podcasts. You can view your submission status on your current page itself.

iPings – iPings is a simple ping service that pings your feed to 32 web services.

King Ping – Just enter your blog URL at King Ping to have it submitted to 57 web services.

MyPageRank.Net Ping Service – Simple site that pings your site to 25 web services.

Pingates – Pingates pings your blog to 37 services.

Pingerati – You can use this unique service to ping non post information like contacts, events, job information, addresses, geolocations, etc. called microformats to services that accept these microformats like Eventful, Technorati, and Alexa.

Ping.In – Pings 37 general service sites, 12 non-English services, and 6 special services.

PingMyBlog – PingMyBlog pings the highest number of services – a whopping 68 search engines. You need to enter your blog name, URL, and feed (optional) to ping. Ping reports are available.

Pingoat – Pings 26 English search engines, 15 non-English search engines, and 9 special services. You add your blog name, url, and xml feed (optional) to ping. This service also features ping reports.

Ping-o-Blog – Ping-o-Blog sends pings to 18 general services.

Ping-o-Matic – Ping-o-Matic is one of the oldest blog ping services around. It pings to 17 general services and 5 specialized services. It says on the site that they regularly check the services to make sure they’re legit and so though they ping to a few number of services, these services are the most important ones.

Pingsalot – Pingsalot pings your blog to 24 active servers. It checks your site URL for availability before pinging, and is your site fails to respond, pings are not sent out.

Pings.ws – Pings.ws pings your feed to 13 web services.

Miscellaneous Ping Tools

Pingomation – Pingomation can check if your blog has recently pinged Ping-o-Matic.

Sitemapr.us – If you have updated your blog’s sitemap and want to ping the update, this is a tool you should use. Sitemapr.us pings Google, Yahoo!, and Ask.com about your updated sitemap.

Twitbacker – Twitbacker is a service to ping your blog update to Twitter. (via)

Friday, March 3, 2006

Top 40 Ways To Access Your Computer Remotely

There are lots of reasons why you’d want to access your PC remotely, and luckily there are also plenty of ways to do so. Crossloop is one of the simplest (it’s also free), but for those willing to venture further, you’ve got lots of options.

Excuse us while we get technical for a second. This list is divided into four main sections: VNC (Virtual Network Computing), NX, remote desktop and cross-protocol. If those terms mean nothing to you, you might want to skip to the “other” section for the most straightforward applications. That said, let’s begin.

VNC

  • Ajax VNC – Clientless VNC solution in the web’s favorite programming language.
  • Apple Remote Desktop – Apple’s jumped on the remote desktop bandwagon with this great VNC server built right into OS X.
  • Chicken of the VNC – One of the most popular VNC clients for OS X under the GPL.
  • DirectVNC – UNIX client using the framebuffer device via DirectFB.
  • FVNC – Great VNC client written in Flash. That’s right, Flash.
  • MetaVNC – This unique client/server package merges the host and remote desktops together into one Windows or Linux desktop.
  • .NET VNC Viewer – C# viewer that works with Windows and Windows Mobile/CE devices.
  • PowerVNC – Java-based client with support for SSH and SFTP.
  • RealVNC – Server/client from the original VNC developers.
  • sVNC – The perfect tool for offering remote assistance to Mac users, since there’s barely any configuring required.
  • SymVNC – Symbian phone client for connecting to your PC.
  • TightVNC – Popular VNC server/client with nice Java applet.
  • TurboVNC – TightVNC spinoff with great support for 3D apps.
  • UltraVNC – Wildly popular client/server app with file transfer, video drivers, chat, and much more.
  • Vine Server – OS X server with clipboard sharing, port changing, and a universal binary.
  • VncViewer for 8086 – Got an old IBM running FreeDOS or DOS? Put it to work with this VNC client.
  • VNCViewer for PocketPC – Client for, you guessed it, PocketPC users.
  • x11vnc – Unlike most other VNC servers for UNIX and Linux, this server lets you share your current desktop session (instead of a separate session).

NX

Remote Desktop Protocol

  • CoRD – Remote desktop client for Mac OS X users.
  • grdestkop – Gnome wrapper for the rdesktop application.
  • krdesktop – rdesktop frontend written in KDE.
  • properJavaRDP – Cross-platform Java client based on rdesktop.
  • rdesktop – Extremely powerful command-line client for UNIX/Linux.
  • Remote Desktop – Microsoft’s official server, for XP Pro and Vista.
  • xrdp – Serves an X window session to incoming Windows clients.

Cross-Protocol

  • Connection Manager – VNC, RDP, and Telnet manager for UNIX/Linux distros.
  • KDE Desktop Sharing – The official KDE VNC server package.
  • KDE Remote Desktop Connection – The official KDE client for RDP and VNC.
  • Kurd – Great rdesktop/vncviewer frontend for KDE.
  • mRemote – Manage VNC and RDP connections on Windows with this handy app.
  • RDPMan – A little utility to manage RDP, VNC, and Telnet connections for Windows.

Other

  • CrossLoop – Easy-to-use remote access utility with file sharing and a multilingual interface.
  • GoToMyPC – Extremely popular remote access program for ~$25/month.
  • LogMeIn – Remote access app with a free and a pro ($12.95/month) version with file transfer, remote printing, and more.
  • Unyte – Nice remote desktop server with a Java applet viewer and IM integration.

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Thursday, February 16, 2006

Top 40 Amazon Tools

The biggest online store out there has thousands of tools to compliment it. Some add to the shopping experience, and others are just plain odd, but all show amazing creativity. The following are all built on the Amazon API.

Miscellaneous

A-Tree – An AJAX powered Amazon mashup that lets you browse Amazon in a branching tree style of organization.

Amazames – Turn browsing Amazon into games such as Blackjack and Mahjong.

Amazon Cli – Part shopping, part game. Shop Amazon in an old school style by typing in commands at a command line.

GadgetSearch.net – Add Amazon top selling lists for different product categories to your iGoogle page.

WatchThisNext.com – Drag-and-drop DVDs in to buckets, the more you do, the more precise the recommendations of what you should watch next become. When one interests you, click the “Find out more” button and be taken to that movie’s page on Amazon.

Mobile Price Comparison

411sync.com – Access the site with your WAP enabled phone to check prices while you are out-and-about.

Amabuddy.com – Call a specified phone number, enter the UPC number, hear current prices on Amazon as well as customer reviews.

Frucall.com – Using your cell phone, you can call in and check prices against Amazon as you shop in a traditional brick-and-mortar store.

Mobsaver.com – Compare prices on Ebay and Amazon via text messaging.

SCANBUYShopper.com – Enter a products barcode on your phone and compare the price with Amazon and read reviews.

Price Changes & Comparison

Amazon On Bookmarks – Bookmark an item on Amazon and get notified of price changes.

AmazonHive – An alternative way to look up items on Amazon and provides you with numerous filters to help focus your search such as pricing.

Aytozon – Gives you a quick way to price compare Amazon and Ebay.

Basefire.com – Gives you a 30-day average price on both Ebay and Amazon for items you are looking for.

Boddit.com – Aggregates price deals from bargain hunting websites and shows you the prices on sites such as Amazon.

BooksPrice.com – Uses the Amazon API, amongst others, to let you quickly price compare books, DVDs, CDs, and games.

Hawkee.com – Enter an item, get price comparisons from numerous sites in one shot.

Kulist.com – Add Kulist to your toolbar, and while shopping, click it to get price comparisons.

Priceheat.com – A one-click price checker for Amazon. Add it to your toolbar, go to a page on Amazon, click the button to price compare.

RefundPlease.com – Enter your purchases into this site, if Amazon drops the price within 30 days, it will alert you so that you can get a refund on the difference.

RSSTalker For Amazon – Receive an RSS feed of price drops, feed it single items or an entire wishlist.

SecretPrices.com – Integrates Amazon price comparing with epinions.com info.

Shopping

A-Cards – Lets you shop Amazon Japan without knowing any Japanese. Enter words in English, it searches and lets you purchase all from the same site.

ActorTracker.com – Mixes actor news and gossip with shopping via Amazon for items related to that celebrity.

AmaDig.com – A new graphical way to browse Amazon that involves folders and integration with YouTube. Works with Amazon US and Amazon Japan.

Baebo – Lets you shop Amazon, Ebay, and Yahoo while price comparing all three in a unified experience.

Buyzillion – Built on Amazon eCommerce, offers products in numerous categories from several merchants.

Campare4.us – Read reviews from multiple sites all while price comparing and shopping Amazon and Ebay at the same time.

Givzilla.com – Lets non-profit groups quickly build an Amazon storefront to let them raise funds via the Associates program.

Life2Life Virtual Store – Makes use of the Amazon and Second Life APIs to let you shop Amazon.com from within Second Life.

MiserlyMonkey.com – Mixes the Amazon shopping API with Google Maps and product databases.

OrderItOnTheWeb.com – A mashup of Amazon Web Services, Google Maps, Yahoo Local, and YouTube for video product reviews.

Simplest-Shop.com – Uses the Amazon API to create a cleaner, simpler access to the Amazon catalog.

SpendFish.com – Searches Amazon for the cheapest prices in each category on Amazon.

TicTap.com – Price compare on your computer or via SMS on your cell phone, purchase directly from the site using Amazon eCommerce.

Wishlists

Amazon Wishlist Gadget – Add Amazon Wishlist searching to your to your Google homepage or any web site that allows Javascript.

AmazonBox – Display your wishlist, listmania lists, wedding registry, baby registry or your marketplace seller items on your website.

AmzWsh – Display your wishlist, enter your Associated ID, get paid when people buy you a gift!

My 10 Wishes – Helps kids write a letter to Santa and include 10 items they pick from pre-determined Amazon lists of kid-friendly items.

Wishpot.com – Text info to your Wishpot account about an item, it will be added to your Wishlist, and it will reply with pricing and reviews.

Your-Wishlist.com – Lets you add items to your wishlist, share them with friends, post them on sites such as your MySpace account. (via)

Saturday, February 11, 2006

Top 30 VoIP Services

You can’t have failed to notice that Skype suffered major downtime this week. However, there many more VoIP service providers that enable users to make free or cheap international calls through computers, landlines or cellphones. Many of them offer social networking features plus easy embedding options in blogs and social networking sites.

Here is our take on 30+ VoIP services.

Mobile Phone Services

EQO – EQO is a service for cell phone users allowing them to make cheap international calls at local rates. Easily installable on most phones and features social networking capabilities.

Fring.com – Increasingly popular mobile VoIP service utilizing 3G and Wi-Fi to enable free mobile calls between skype, msn, google talk and sip users.

MOBIVOX – Make free calls to your Skype buddies using your mobile phone. Inform your Skype buddies and earn call credit for every registered user. No installation or software required.

Nimbuzz – Users can send free messages to their IM buddies (MSN, Gtalk, Skype, AIM, Yahoo) from their cell phones. Also allows you to talk with them for free.

Raketu – Raketu users can make cheap international calls to users all over the world. Raketu comes with bundled social networking features like podcasting, mediaplayer, and news/information feeds. Users only need an internet connected PC and a headset to make voice calls; Raketu is also available for mobile phones.

Rebtel – Rebtel is a browser-based VoIP service that supports 37 countries. Registered users receive local phone numbers for their international friends. They can save the local number on their mobile phones for cheap international calling.

Truphone– Mobile VoIP service enabling registered users to make free calls to more than 40 countries. Community features include discussion forums and blogs.

Zozoc – Zozoc offers free international SMS over GPRS technology for mobile users. Users are only charged for GPRS access and Zozoc is compatible with phones which support Java.

Phone Connecting Services

Earth Caller – Currently in beta, allows you to call any domestic phone number for free from their site.

Gizmo Call – Excellent browser-based VoIP service allowing users to make as well as receive phone calls from users from anywhere in the world. Users get 5 minutes of free calling on registration.

GrandCentral – GrandCentral users are provided with a unique phone number which when called rings at all phones listed in their GrandCentral account. The web-based account can also be used for checking voice-mails, recording and blocking calls.

Jaduka – Jaduka provides low cost voice solutions for business owners. Jaduka enables businesses to convert their site visitors to business leads through its telephony applications.

JAJAH– JAJAH is a simple web-based VoIP service where users can speak with anyone in the world. All they have to do is simply type source number and destination numbers and click to connect the call; their phone rings instantly. Users do not need a headset or software as they can talk via their telephones.

Jangl – Ideal calling service for dating purposes as it provides users with an anonymous phone number. Users have to enter the e-mail address of the person they want to call and they are provided with a random phone number. They can also place the Jangl widget on social networking sites and blogs.

Jaxtr – Jaxtr users can place a “click to call” widget on their blogs and other social networking sites. People interested in calling have to enter their number which initiates a voice call between the two parties.

Nonoh – Nonoh offers 120 days of free calling to registered users who top up their account with credit. It supports countries like Brazil, Malaysia and Japan. Nonoh offers cheap rates for calling paid destinations.

RingCentral – Provides small businesses with a toll-free number and Virtual PBX.

Sitofono – Sitofono is a calling widget that gives site visitors the ability to call Sitofono users on their landline or mobile phones. Sitofono users can receive unlimited calls from anywhere in the world at cheap rates.

Talkety– An innovative web-based VoIP provider enabling users to connect with each other through their cell phones.

thinkingVOICE.com – Excellent VoIP service for business users giving them the opportunity to convert business site visitors to business leads. Users can place a “call me” widget on Blogger, Google, Pageflakes etc.

Voicemail Services

CallWave– New Web2.0 style voicemail with large storage capacity. Users can read their voice-mails, listen and reply to their voice-mails on their mobile phones. CallWave provides easy to install widgets for yahoo, Google, apple etc.

ConnectMeAnywhere.com– Smart service for making cheap calls to over 130 destinations in the world. It also offers free services like voice-mails to individuals and groups.

Pinger– Pinger is voice messaging service enabling users to send voice messages to people without ringing their phone. It is quick instant messaging with voice.

TalkDigits – Users are provided with a free US phone number that allows them to make and receive US calls for free. Paid services include choice of local US phone number and cheap international calling.

Soft Phone Services

Octopz – Teams can collaborate with each other via VoIP.

OpenWengo– A terrific networking platform for like minded people, collaborating to create free applications for voice communication over the Internet. Owned by French VoIP provider OpenWengo. The community includes mailing lists, groups and chat applications.

VePhone– VePhone enables users to make phone calls with their browsers. It provides users a UK telephone number which they can use for receiving calls from anywhere. Also offers cheap call rates to landlines and mobiles.

VoIPCheap – Download the soft-phone client to make calls to many countries for free. Calls to other countries are offered at cheap rates.

VoIPDiscount – Another software application which enables users to call people in many countries for free and send international SMS messages at low rates.

WengoPhone – An instant messenger that can talk with all the big IM services, make VoIP calls and set up conference and video calls.

Yoomba– Innovative VoIP startup based in Israel. Yoomba has developed an application that integrates into email networks like Yahoo and Gmail and converts your email address book names to messenger or phone numbers. Users can talk with their address book contacts for free. Yoomba leverages email for enabling voice communication between users. (via)

Friday, February 10, 2006

Top 30 Peer to Peer Services

Skype’s downtime this week has everyone speaking about P2P again. Here’s our take on more than 30 of the leading peer to peer services.

Software

AllPeers – A Firefox extension that works on a P2P principle to distribute files amongst co-workers, family, and friends.

Ares P2P – Peer-to-peer file sharing with built in audio and video players, chat rooms and more.

BitTorrent – The software that started the torrent craze and sets the standard.

Collanos – A P2P system for collaborative teams to work on projects and transmit their work amongst their work group.

Freenet Project – A decentralized peer-to-peer project with the hopes of keeping freedom of speech alive on the Internet with no fear of censorship.

GNUnet – A secure peer-to-peer system for file sharing.

WiredReach – A peer-to-peer system for businesses to help with the movement of confidential files from one co-worker’s desktop to another.

Television Broadcasting

Babelgum – Numerous themed channels such as music, trends, and anime.

CoolStreaming – International news, games, MTV shows and more.

Cybersky CTV – Sharing streaming television from all over the world, no matter what its original means of delivery.

Jaman – Brings independent and world movies to your computer. Sign up and get three free movies to try them out.

Joost РFrom Comedy Central shows to Godzilla movies, offers a wider variety of choices. Created by Niklas Zennstr̦m and Janus Friis, the founders of Skype and Kazaa.

LiveStation – As the name implies, LiveStation focuses on bringing you TV as it happens.

MediaBlog – Allowing anyone to run a video or audio channel from their home computer utilizing P2P infrastructure.

Miro – Offers HD choices, download YouTube videos; an open source solution you can help with.

Open Media Network – Focusing on educational audio and video programming.

Reel-Joe – An upcoming video-on-demand service.

Reeltime – An online movie and TV video subscription service that delivers content via peer-to-peer.

Tribler – Part P2P network, part social networking: the program will exchange selected personal info with others you connect to.

Vuze – Formerly just the bittorrent client named Azureus, they now also sell and distribute legal content.

Zattoo – Broadcasting TV around the world with a focus on Europe.

Peercasting

FreeCast – Lets you broadcast an audio stream with as low as a DSL connection.

Octoshape – Allows anyone to get started in peer to peer multicasting.

PeerCast – Enjoy existing audio and video streams or start your own.

RawFlow – For everyone from an individual to corporations, RawFlow can help you get started with your peer-to-peer stream.

TVU Networks – Broadcasting TV from around the world and providing everyone the same opportunity.

Communication

Avaya – A former big-wig in the PBX phone industry, with the advent of P2P phone technology, they decided to embrace the technology.

BlueNote Networks – Enables a company to build their own Skype-like system to connect tele-workers, remote offices, suppliers and more.

CSpace – Text chat, file transfer, remote desktop, all based on peer-to-peer technology.

Global Village – A product of Zoom Technologies which was a well-known modem maker in the dial-up age.

Iwatsu – A corporate phone provider that handles many different protocols including SIP.

Popular Telephony – An Internet telephony solution for businesses based on P2P technology.

SIPphone – Uses the Session Initiation Protocol to make free SIP-to-SIP calls. (via)

Thursday, February 9, 2006

Top 50 Digg Tools and Resources

Developers have built a wide variety of tools to enhance the Digg experience for both readers of the social news site and authors hoping to get their content Dugg. With the launch of the Digg API earlier this year, applications have become increasingly useful; we’ve compiled a list of more than 50 of the best.

Official Digg Tools

Digg Widget – Display the latest Digg news on your site with this widget. Allows for custom formatting and automatically updates on the fly.

Digg This Button – Use the Digg This button to encourage your readers to submit your content to Digg.com.

Digg The Blog – The official blog providing news, information, updates and everything else Digg related.

Google IG Module – Personalize your iGoogle page with the latest updates from Digg.

Digg Top Stories – The hottest stories hitting the Digg database.

Digg Buttons and Badges – Offers different styles of official Digg buttons and badges to display on your website or blog.

Google Coop Module – This module adds Digg news stories to the top of your Google search results page.

Digg API – Documentation for developing your own applications for Digg.

Digg Labs – See the latest experiments in different ways to view stories being dugg.

Digg Spy – Provides a real time, auto-refreshing view of stories being dugg.

Firefox Add-Ons

Smart Digg Button – Displays whether or not the current web page you are viewing has been submitted to Digg. If so, it will tell you how many Diggs the page has received.

Digg This! – Adds a Digg This! button to the right-click menu, the tools menu and the toolbar.

Digg Navigation – Firefox extension with fly-out menus organized exactly like Digg, so you can jump to specific pages with one click.

Digg.com Comment Spotlight – Displays comments that have already been submitted to Digg, allowing you to easily wade through hundreds of comments in an article.

Netscape’s Digg Tracker – Firefox extension that helps you keep track of your Digg friends by showing you what they have been digging, submitting and commenting on.

DiggThumbs – Adds website screen shot thumbnails to the listings on Digg.

Groowe Search Toolbar – Adds a search bar for many search engines and sites including Digg.

Cache View – Displays Google’s Cache, Coral’s Cache, Wayback Machine’s Cache, Dot Cache, Tech Guru’s Cache and more. This keeps a site viewable even after a crash from the “Digg effect.”

Digg Toolbar – Instantly access Digg from anywhere on the Web and view real time updates via RSS from the toolbar.

Tadsee – Displays a site’s content through cache if it has crashed.

Digg Sidebar – Auto-refreshing sidebar extension for your Firefox browser. Includes RSS reader, quick links, and quick search for Digg.

Dugged – Adds a duggmirror link to websites listed on Digg.

Interclue for Firefox – Shows you link summaries, link context information, and next action icons in a tooltip window. The window also displays the current Digg count and allows you to Digg the site.

Notifications, Alerts, Messaging and RSS

DiggAlerts – Free service that allows you to receive alerts when other DiggAlert users submit a story in a category you have subscribed to.

Digg Notify – Application that uses a small pop-up box in the corner of your screen to notify you when your story has been dugg. You can also configure Digg Notify to only notify you once a specified level of diggs has been reached.

Dugg Trends Beta – Auto-refreshing Digg mirror site that provides access to current Digg trends and allows you to filter results by category.

Digglicious – A real time mashup of Digg and del.icio.us top stories.

Original Signal – Provides an overview of current Digg stories separated by category and chronological order.

DiggTree – Flash-based RSS aggregator for Digg.com.

Digg Notify Beta – Notifies you every time someone digg’s one of your last fifteen submitted stories. It also shows you how many digg’s the story has received, who dugg it and provides a button to click and open up the page.

Digg With Diggnation – Check out the latest items from a number of RSS feeds from Digg and get the latest audio and video episodes of Diggnation.

DiggUpdate – Receive updates when new stories hit the front page of Digg or when your friends Digg a story.

Digg IRC Bot – Reports newly listed front page stories in IRC. You can also configure the bot to private message you with current headlines.

Digg’s Top Stories – Plugin for the Google Desktop Sidebar that displays the ten most recent stories from Digg.

pspDigg – View Digg RSS feeds directly from the browser on your PSP system.

Diggth Widget – A widget configured for reading various Digg RSS feeds.

Digg News Widget – Aggregates news via various RSS feeds from Digg.

Digg Anywhere – Digg RSS feed optimized for mobile access.

mb3D Engine – A Digg RSS engine that shows Digg feeds in a three dimensional atmosphere.

DiggFiltr – Allows you to create your own custom Digg feed.

WordPress Plug-ins and Widgets

Blogthis – Adds a set of blog-this links to Digg, del.icio.us, and Technorati to your WordPress blog.

Digg This – WordPress plugin that detects incoming links from Digg and displays a link back to the Digg page.

Digg Integrator – Provides your users with the ability to submit your posts to Digg and digg the posts directly from your blog.

AstonishMe Digg Plugin – Quickly and easily add a Digg button at the bottom of your WordPress posts. After the article has been submitted this plugin will begin showing the Digg count as well.

Digg Plugin – Post new Digg articles based on your current posts information and attach “Digg This” buttons anywhere within your posts.

digg IT – This plugin lets your visitors easily submit your articles to Digg or digg them if they have already been submitted.

Digg Dugg – Embed the latest news from Digg into your WordPress blog.

Digg Defender – Caching plugin that directs traffic coming from Digg to Coral Cache to try and prevent a server crash from the Digg effect.

DiggClick – Displays a “Digg It” button on selected posts and displays the Digg count on previously submitted articles.

Everything Else For Digg Users

Digg Entourage – Web-based tool to search your previous 25 submissions and pull detailed information on who has dugg your stories the most.

Rigglations – A widget that displays the relationships between members of Digg.com and click to user profiles.

Digg City – Shows the 10 most popular Digg stories in a SimCity-esque format.

Jedi Digg – Toolbar that displays the Digg front page stories in rotation. Other features include viewing the story in an embedded browser, viewing the story on duggmirror and Digg the story on the fly.

DiggTop – An application for Windows and MacOSX that lets you view a blended list of your favorite Digg topic or keyword feeds.

Diggitzer – Web based tool that analyzes millions of successful (in terms of popularity) Digg titles and combines them with your keywords to create optimized titles.

Digg vs Dot – Simple website that highlights the act of cross-posting articles between Digg and Slashdot.

Digg Dashboard Widget – This widget retrieves the latest headlines from Digg every fifteen minutes and displays them in an attractive interface.

diggsig – Create an automatically updating Digg signature for your website, MySpace or online forums.

DC Digg 1 – Use this application to browse Digg from your Apple iPhone.

Diggaz With Attitude – Program that displays the latest Digg and Google news articles in your taskbar.

PHPDug – Create a Digg-like site where people can rate and comment on stories posted by other users.

Digg Ticker – Displays a customizable scroller or ticker of the most recent Digg news stories on your website or blog.

Digg 1 – Submit and share stories, news, videos or comments on other user’s content.

Digg Expose – Takes snapshots of pages from Digg and displays them in a configurable expose view. (via)

Saturday, February 4, 2006

Top 150 Apps, Scripts and Add-ons for Facebook

Facebook is growing at a fast rate these days, with hundreds of new applications, scripts and Firefox add-ons driving that growth. We’ve picked out the leading browser extensions, desktop applications, Greasemonkey scripts and Facebook apps – more than 150 in all.

FIREFOX ADD-ONS

Firefox Toolbar – adds Facebook search and activity notifications to Firefox. Also view friends and share content without visiting Facebook itself.

Facebook HugBack – makes all our pokes display as “hugs” – only visible to you, not your friends.

Notre Dame Facebook Style – a custom “University of Notre Dame” style that adds a custom header and theme to all Facebook pages.

Facebook Photo Album Downloader – download entire albums from Facebook with a click.

Boost for Facebook – adds all kinds of Facebook-specific features to your browser, including skins, notifications, auto-poke, auto-login, friends in your sidebar and more.

Facebar – another Facebook toolbar with automatic login, search and quick links.

Firefox Universal Uploader – a tool to upload and download images to many online services, include Facebook.

Autoslideshow – grabs all the images from the current page and displays a slideshow of them within Firefox. Works with Facebook and lots of other photo sites.


GREASEMONKEY SCRIPTS

(please note, you need the Firefox browser and the Greasemonkey extension to run these)

Cipher’s Facebook Remove Ads – Removes all the ads.

Facebook Age Checker – Automatically converts the birthdays listed on Facebook to an age, saving you the math.

Facebook AIM status icon – Shows when your Facebook friends are logged in to AIM.

Facebook Autologin v2 – Logs you in automatically.

Facebook events on your Google Calendar – Adds your Facebook events to your Google calendar automatically.

Facebook Fixer – Combines several scripts such as showing bigger profile pictures, adding helpful menu items, showing people’s ages and changing redirecting links to direct links.

Facebook Friend Menu – Puts some of the most common tasks into a drop down menu.

Facebook Poke O’ Matic – Gives you the ability to poke all your friends at once.

Facebook Refresh – Will reload walls, news feeds, alerts, and your inbox automatically.

Facebookpedia – Shows Wikipedia links to interests when you hover over them.

FacebookMessageSaver – Tired of accidentally losing a message before sending it? This will help prevent that problem.

Facebook View Photo in Album – Adds a button above pictures to see them in their albums.

No Facebook Apps – Annoyed by all the apps? This gets rid of them.

revertBook – Another script to remove the clutter of all the Facebook apps people are adding.


BEST FACEBOOK APPS

Facebook Exporter for iPhoto – Tag, caption, and export photos from your iPhoto library directly to Facebook.

Mobile – View your friends and interact with them while mobile.

Video – Add videos, record from your webcam and much more.

Business

eBay Auctions – List auctions you are running on your own page, browse others, make wishlists.

Forbes Stock Tracker – Track your stocks, see what your friends have, stay on top of financial news.

Jobster – Get job alerts on companies you are interested in.

PayPal – Need to pay someone? Someone owe you? You can handle it all from here.

Resume – Post your resume, sync your LinkedIn resume and recommendations to your Facebook resume.

Yahoo! Finance – Keep up on the latest financial news with Yahoo! Finance.

Zoho – Online Office – Work on your documents inside of Facebook and share them for collaboration.

Food & Drink

Beeeeeeeer – Show off the beers you like and dislike, discover new beers to try.

Cookbook – Share your recipes, find new ones, make up some of your own creation.

Diet & Calorie Counter – Trying to lose weight? Calculate your calories with this handy app.

Drink Recipes – Add drink recipes to your profile from classics to new mixtures.

Eating – Share your favorite restaurants and learn of new ones you might want to try.

Wine – Keep track of the wines you’re storing and those you’ve sampled.

Fun

Chuck Norris – Add “facts” about Chuck Norris to your profile.

Countdown Calendar – Add a countdown on your profile for any event of your choice.

Fridge Magnets – Allow friends to rearrange the magnets on your fridge to leave a message.

Glitter Text – Add glitter text to your profile, several styles to choose from.

HOT or NOT – Rate other Facebook users, find the hottest, meet them.

Jack Bauer Fact Generator – Generates fun facts about Jack Bauer, such as his tears cure cancer… too bad he never cries.

LOLcats – One of the most popular things on the Internet right now, enjoy the LOLcats in the comfort of your own profile.

Moods – Share your current mood with your friends using emoticons.

Netflix Movies – Display your current Netflix queue on your profile.

South Park Character Creator – Make yourself into a character from South Park, lots of options.

Virtual iPhone – Can’t get your hands on an actual iPhone, play with a virtual one and explore its menus.

Word Magnets – Use word magnets on your wall.

Games

Blackjack – Add the age old game of Blackjack to your page.

Chess – Play chess against your friends.

(fluff)Friends – Add a fuzzy little pet to your page.

Games – Add a mini-arcade of games to your page.

NES Games – Play classic Nintendo games right in your profile.

PacMan – Play the classic arcade game.

Red Bull Roshambull – Red Bull’s version of Rock-Paper-Scissors.

Stick Fighter – Like Street Fighter… only with stick figures.

Texas HoldEm Poker – Play the popular card game.

Vampires – Turn your friends into creatures of the night!

VideoGames – Share with friends what games you have, set up loans between friends for swaps.

Warcrafter – Show off your WoW characters in your profile.

Web Sudoku – Daily Sudoku puzzles of different difficulty levels for your page.

WereWolves – Do full moons excite you? This is the game for you!

Xbox Live – Display your Xbox Live account in your profile.

Zombies – Bite your friends and turn them into Zombies.

Media Players

BBC Radio – Choose the BBC radio stations you want to play on your profile and display what is currently playing.

Boombox – Add as many songs as you like to your profile, browse friends’ music, send songs to others.

Deejay – Display your current top songs in a rotating fashion on your page.

Dizzler Media Player – Search MP3s and videos to create a playlist.

iLike – Add music to your profile, play the music challenge and more.

Lala.com Music – Use your Lala.com account to play full length tracks on your profile.

Last.fm Music – Turn your music into a playlist, share it with friends, check your music compatibility.

MediaMaster – Upload your tracks, make a playlist, start your own “radio station” on your profile.

Mosoto Remix – Add full length songs to your profile, send them to your friends.

Music Videos – Add music videos to your profile.

MySource – Lets you put songs from MySpace on your Facebook page.

myTV – Search YouTube without leaving Facebook; build a playlist of your favorite clips.

Uber Music Player – Music player with several customizable skins.

yourminis MP3 Player – Search for web based playlists, or link to your own uploaded files.

zuPort: YouTube – Import your videos and favorites from your YouTube account.

Messaging

Email – Now you can email your off-Facebook friends without leaving the site.

My Chatroom – Adds a chatroom to your profile.

Instant Message – Message your friends from anywhere in Facebook, syncs with your friends automatically.

Mobile Status – Send text messages from your phone to your Facebook page to keep people updated on you as you move around the globe.

mobimiiCHAT – Chat with your friends in real-time, one-on-one, groups, even when logged out of Facebook.

MyPhone – Let your friends call your phone and leave voice mail all while not sharing your phone number.

Send SMS – Send SMS messages to most carriers and even other countries for free.

SkypeMe – Add Skype functionality to Facebook.

Snapvine – Allows you to leave voice comments for people on their profiles.

Talk To Me! – Send and receive voice messages to friends profiles.

Text Me – Gives visitors to your profile the ability to text you.

TextingBuddy.com SMS Text Messaging – Allow people to text you without revealing your cell phone number to anyone.

Miscellaneous

Advanced Wall – Gives you all the normal wall features plus more such as the ability to add video to wall postings.

Graffiti – Lets you draw on your friend’s profiles.

iSellMyTextbook – Helps you connect with other students at your school to sell and buy text books without dealing with the bookstores.

My Heritage – Display your ethnic heritage and show your pride.

My Wikipedia – Display any article from Wikipedia you choose to.

MyTech – Let your friends know about the latest in tech news right on your page.

StyleFiles – Create fabulous looks and share them with your friends.

The Greek Community – Helps you map out your Greek organization.

Top Friends – Powered by Slide, show off 32 of your friends.

Trend Hunter – Showcases the latest trends in any number of subjects on your page.

Twitter – Update your Twitter status and run your feed in Facebook.

Politics

Awareness Ribbons – 50 different ribbons for over 400 causes.

Canadian Politics – Support the Canadian politicians of your choice.

Causes – Lets you join with numerous non-profits and speak out on the causes of your choice.

Change.org – Lets you get involved with over one million non-profits.

Daily Show News – Watch clips from recent episodes.

Election ‘08 – Let everyone know where you stand in the upcoming elections.

US Politics – Support the US politicians of your choice.

Quotes

Arrested Development – From the short-lived, but much loved series.
Family Guy Quotes – The Griffins have lots to say.

Friends Quotes – Famous lines from the long running sitcom.

Futurama Quote – From the once canceled, but soon to return, animated series.

Grey’s Anatomy Quotes – From the hit medical drama.

House MD Quotes – Quotes from House, MD.

Scrubs Quotes – From the sitcom that has survived more cancellations than a cat has lives.

Seinfeld Quotes – From the classic sitcom.

Sex and the City Quotes – A daily dose of wisdom from the girls.

Shakespeare Quotes – Famous words from the bard.

Simpsons Quotes – From the first family of animation.

Star Trek Quotes – Quotes from each series of Star Trek.

Star Wars Quotes – Hard to not want quotes from a movie that changed a generation.

Travel

Currency Converter – Something every world traveler needs, check the latest exchange rates.

Flight Finder – Search for customized airfares.

I’d Rather Be… – Tell everyone where you would rather be.

Map Your Friends – Shows a map with the locations of all your friends.

States I’ve Been To – Shows a color coded map of all the states you’ve been to.

Traveler IQ Challenge – Challenge yourself with your global IQ of locations.

Trips – Plan future trips with friends, list past trips, see if people are going the same place as you.

Where I’ve Been – Show people where you’ve been and where you’ve lived.

Utilities

4cast Weather – Add a five day forecast to your profile.

Answers – Display your last five questions from Yahoo! Answers.

Box.net – Share files from your free 1GB Box.net account.

Code Box – Allows you to add code to any part of your profile.

Computers Q&A – Need help with a computer problem? Have answers you can offer? This is the app for you.

DivShare – Attach files to any friend’s wall.

Docs – All forms of school work have been uploaded to help you with yours.

Documents – Edit documents with friends, also includes versioning so you won’t lose anything.

FB Styles – Add unique styles to your left hand column.

Flash Attach – Attach files using a Flash application.

Flog – Import posts from your off-site blog to your profile.

iSpace – Gives you HTML control over certain sections of your page so you can have more control.

KnowledgeBook – Find experts on problems you have, offer your help where you can.

Live Blog – Add a full featured blog to your profile that works in either column.

MediaFire – Upload all types of files, organize them, share them with your friends, no limits.

My Profiles – Quick way to add links to your profiles on other social sites such as MySpace.

Polls – Add polls to your profile for friends to vote on.

Powncer – Display your most recent public displays from the social network, Pownce.

Sampa Site – Build a complete website inside of Facebook with a blo, lists, menus, mashups and more.

Send Files – Send large files for free.

Share Files – Send files to anyone inside of a message.

WordPress – Bring over entries from your WordPress blog.


DESKTOP APPLICATIONS


BeepMe – Stay logged in, but not have the site open. Configure what you want to be notified of, and this sits in your start tray letting you know when you have received new items.

Dashboard Widget – For use with Mac OS X, notifies you of messages and more.

fbquick – Desktop application to notify you of wall posts, pokes, messages, events, photo tags, friend requests, group invites, and shares.

fbTrayNotify – Shows popup balloons to notify you of events on Facebook such as messages and pokes.

Simple Photo Uploader – Allows you to bulk upload photos to your albums.

The SocialBar –Internet Explorer Toolbar for FB – A Facebook toolbar for use with Internet Explorer. (via)