Posts Tagged ‘search’

MixTape.me is a service that allows you to create playlists out of all of your favorite music as well as discover playlists that other MixTape.me users have created.  It’s completely Web-based and there’s no sign-up required in order to use it, although I recommend signing up to really get your hands dirty. You can begin […]


A couple of months ago, some friends and I were looking to have a nice dinner, some drinks, and good conversation, but we couldn’t find anything open.  The problem was that it was the middle of the week and it was after 10pm, and a lot of places in San Francisco aren’t open all that […]


If you spend a lot of time on the web, whether for work, play, or research, you probably spend a lot of time jumping from one service to the next to get the information you need.  Vysr wants to help solve the problem of skipping around the web with their application, RoamAbout.  RoamAbout is an […]


CustomizeGoogle is a Firefox Extension that does just what you’re probably thinking it does.  It allows you to completely customize your Google search experience.  You can remove ads from Google searches, filter search results to not include specific websites (like that pesky about.com), block Google Analytics cookies, and add other search sites to your search […]


If you ever feel like you’re about to freak out because you have some song stuck in your head but can’t seem to remember the name, then SongTapper may be just what you need. Yes, I know you can just enter in a few lines from the song into Google search and probably find your […]


Mezzoman gives you a great way to find a restaurant, or other type of entertainment, between two locations. For example, Jane wants to get some sushi and doesn’t want to drive all the way up Jack’s hill to meet him. Enter Mezzoman. Jane just needs to enter in her address and Jack’s address and Mezzoman […]


SuperCook is a recipe search engine that helps you make a meal (or snack/dessert) out of what you have on hand in your kitchen. First of all, it works. Second of all, it helps you input items into your virtual kitchen which is also a big plus. Most of the recipe suggestion sites I’ve tried […]


The Internet is a magical place. You can find great places to eat, listen to music, and even find the cleanest “facilities” in your neighborhood. It’s also a place where you can help others, with little effort. Now I’m not saying that you shouldn’t put effort into helping those in need, but sometimes you may […]


Mahalo, the human powered search engine, has some new social features that could really help get you better and more relevant search results.  Mahalo Social, obviously named for its social networking abilities, allows users on Mahalo to create profiles, make friends, yada, yada, yada.  Really, it’s not as boring as it sounds.  First of all, […]


RedZee is a search engine that finds the most relevant search results in the form of images.  These are not just screenshots of the website though.  The images are of the relevant articles to what you’re searching for.  You can easily scroll through them to, hopefully, find exactly what you’re looking for.  RedZee will grab […]