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Endlessly tweaking his workflow for comfort and efficiency, Erez is a freelance writer on a mission to discover the simplest, coolest, and most effective software and websites to make tomorrow happen today.

VDownloader Helps You Download Videos Off The Internet

This utility for downloading and converting videos from YouTube and other sites doesn't always handle the task as well as other available offerings.

Chains.cc Helps You Form Productive Habits

Create "productivity chains" with free service Chains.cc.

How to Use a Kindle DX as a PC Display

With a few tools and tricks, you can transform your Kindle DX e-reader into a second screen for your Windows computer.

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Back Up and Manage Your Android Device Locally With Moborobo

Moborobo is a Windows application for managing Android smartphones.

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Browser Add-On WasteNoTime Helps You Stay Focused While You Work

Available for Google Chrome and Apple Safari, this extension lets you set time limits for browsing distracting websites, but its shortcoming is it can be easily circumvented.

Substance Helps You Write Long Documents in the Cloud, for Free

You can author long-form texts on your own or with collaborators in Substance's stylish online environment.

How to Turn Your Laptop Into a Typewriter

Eliminate distractions and focus on your writing by turning your laptop into a modern-day typewriter (sort of) using Linux and Dropbox.

Instagrille Lets You View Instagram Photos Without a Smartphone

Instagrille is a hybrid between a Web app and a desktop app which you can use to browse Instagram on your computer.

Pokki Offers a Slick, Free App Store for Web Apps

Pokki is a platform for discovering and installing Web apps.

ShoutDesigner Can Create Compelling Buttons--If You Forgive Its Interface Issues

Through the simple Web design utility ShoutDesigner, you can create call-to-action buttons.

Get the Details Right With Business Plan Pro

Business Plan Pro will guide you through writing a compelling business plan, for yourself or for investors.

Back Up Gmail on Your PC with Gmvault

A capable, free, cross-platform tool, Gmvault makes backing up and migrating Gmail accounts a breeze.

Sciral Consistency Keeps You on Top of Tasks Without Bossing You Around

Through the uniquely simple Sciral Consistency, you can manage your routines and repetitive tasks without rigid deadlines.

Choose a Color Palette With Free, Easy-to-Use ColorPic

ColorPic is a free and simple color picker which supports multiple swatches and Hex color codes.

TimeSnapper Shows You Where Your Time Goes

With TimeSnapper you can record your computer use and play it back to evaluate your productivity.