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Google Inbox

Everyone thought Google was pulling a fast one over us on April Fools’ day in 2004 with Gmail. One gigabyte of storage? They can’t do that! Eleven years later and it’s still going strong. To me the stand-out features of Gmail are never deleting anything (and the search all your emails instantly that goes with […]

Posted on May 11, 2016 at 12:05 pm by Matt Walsh · Permalink · Comments Closed
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Feedly

Unfortunately, Google has shut down Google Reader. But the team at Feeldy has stepped in and created a brand new web app and matching mobile app that perfectly fill the void left by Google. I still use it to keep tabs on the local news, a few comics, and several blogs.

Posted on May 9, 2016 at 9:01 pm by Matt Walsh · Permalink · Comments Closed
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Google Traffic

Google Traffic isn’t the official name for it, but I think it should be. Head over to Google Maps find a major city and then click the traffic button in the upper right corner. All of the major routes through the city will be color coded according to how quickly traffic is moving. You also […]

Posted on January 23, 2009 at 11:00 am by Matt Walsh · Permalink · Comments Closed
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Audible

Audible is the internet re-incarnation of books on tape. They have over 50,000 books to choose from. Once you’ve selected your book, you download it and sync it to nearly any portable audio player, or one of thousands of PDAs, smart phones, GPS and other devices that support Audible. Books typically run about $10 to […]

Posted on January 12, 2009 at 11:00 am by Matt Walsh · Permalink · Comments Closed
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Google Reader

Google Reader is a great way to aggregate all of your RSS feeds and view them from anywhere. I use it in combination with Yahoo Pipes (see yesterday’s post) to keep tabs on news, tech and some of my favorite comics. There’s also a mobile interface for Google reader for your phone. The two keep […]

Posted on January 10, 2009 at 11:00 am by Matt Walsh · Permalink · Comments Closed
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