Web Spy - page 2

Feb 27, 2013

Beathound Helps You Find New Music You’ll Love [Web Spy]

Like any college student (or anyone of our generation living in the digital age), I have a ton of music in my iTunes library – and I'm always adding more. I love finding new music from artists I've only recently discovered as well as those I've listened to for years, and the super-awesome website Beathound helps make that a whole lot easier.

Feb 20, 2013

Rezhound Helps You Score Hard-to-Get Reservations [Web Spy]

Rezhound was created on the idea that restaurant reservations actually open up fairly often, and uses other people's changing plans to your advantage.

Feb 13, 2013

Make Planning Your Meals Easier with Food on the Table [Web Spy]

Choose what you're in the mood to eat for the week (i.e., chicken, beef, fish, etc.), and Food on the Table will them recommend a personalized weekly meal plan, full of easy recipes that fit your tastes and that include on-sale items.

Clean Up Your Facebook Profile with SimpleWash [Web Spy]

You may have heard that a lot of employers will check the Facebook profiles of potential candidates. Now that many of you are getting ready to enter the professional world with internships or entry-level jobs, now is probably a great time to start cleaning your Facebook page of anything you wouldn't want them to see.

Feb 6, 2013

Get Honest Opinions From Your Friends with YouTell [Web Spy]

Sometimes, it's hard to make decisions and it's nice to get a second (or third, or twelfth) opinion. The problem is you can't always trust your friends' answers to be 100% truthful, especially when they're worried about your feelings or making you angry (case in point: the age-old "does this make me look fat?" question – there is no right answer to that one).

Jan 30, 2013

Thoughtback Ensures You Don’t Forget Any of Your Brilliant Ideas [Web Spy]

We're all used to being bombarded with random thoughts all day long, such as motivational quotes, daily reminders, and more. I'm always getting ideas for things I want to buy, ideas for the book I want to write, and more, so I usually scribble it down in a notebook before I forget about it.

Jan 23, 2013

Jan 16, 2013

GAIN Fitness is Like Having a Personal Trainer in Your Computer [Web Spy]

Just enter in what kind of workout you're looking for (full body, arms, core, etc.), your main fitness goal (fat loss, muscle gain, etc.), whether you're working out at home or at the gym, and how much time you have, and GAIN Fitness creates a custom workout for you.

Jan 9, 2013

Astrid Helps You Manage Your To-Dos [Web Spy]

One way I like to stay on top of my resolutions is by making a list to remind me of my goals and track of my progress. While the basic handwritten list works just fine, a virtual version, such as Astrid, provides useful benefits that make it a better choice over the usual pen-and-paper kind.

Jan 2, 2013

Keep Your New Year’s Resolution With “Start a Resolution” [Web Spy]

Start a Resolution helps you keep that resolution by keeping you accountable. The person who signs up right before you do is assigned as your "coach." Your coach is in charge of motivating you, checking in on your progress, etc. via comments on the site.

Dec 19, 2012

ThisIsWhyImBroke Has the Most Unique Gifts for Everyone on Your List [Web Spy]

Unfortunately, I'm still not quite done with my shopping, and those that are left on my list are the ones I have no idea what to get them, since I always want to get something unique or unexpected. But my new discovery, ThisIsWhyImBroke, helps with that problem!

Dec 5, 2012

The Useless Web is Your Gateway to Completely Pointless Websites [Web Spy]

The Useless Web is, as its name implies, a compilation of useless sites all over the web. When you visit the site, you'll see it's made up of only a few words: "Take me to a useless website please."

Nov 28, 2012

Shopilly Will Revolutionize Your Online Shopping Experience [Web Spy]

Simply sign up for a [free!] account with Shopilly, which comes with your own personal @shopilly.com email address, and use that email address to sign up for accounts or mailing lists of the stores you shop at.

Nov 21, 2012

Get Personalized TV and Movie Recommendations With Matcha [Web Spy]

Matcha gives accurate, personalized recommendations from over 200,000 movie and TV titles available for streaming on sites such as Netflix, iTunes, HBO GO, Hulu, Amazon Prime and more.

Nov 14, 2012

Discover FatWallet’s "Black Friday Deal Finder" [Web Spy]

Whether you like to get up early in the morning the day after Thanksgiving to score the doorbuster sales at your favorite shops or you'd rather surf the web for the best deals, it's hard to beat the prices you find on Black Friday.

Oct 31, 2012

Make Unbiased Election Decisions with ElectNext [Web Spy]

It's so easy to be influenced by friends' and family members' beliefs, as well as what you see in debates or on TV commercials. But how can you be sure you're making an unbiased decision?