Top 20 useful Websites for Music, Games, Shopping and Productivity
Music and Multimedia
Last.fm: Free streaming radio stations of any music or artist you might be looking for.
HypeMachine: Listen to the music that people are talking about on the Web.
Gnoosic: Discover new music that you didn’t even know you liked.
Miro: Free open source internet TV and video player.
Magnatune: All the music you want to listen to for free.
Fun and Games
Qbesq: Draw beautiful shapes and symbols in any colors that you want.
Orisinal: A beautifully designed gaming site; parents love this one.
PaperToys: Hundreds of free custom-designed paper models that you can print out and fold yourself.
Web Sudoku: Play Sudoku for free with literally thousands of different combinations.
Miniclip: Tons of cute animated games for kids and adults.
Shopping and Travel
Woot: One of the best places to find deals on the web; mostly gadgets and technology-related deals here.
RetailMeNot: Find coupons from for online and “real” stores.
ThisNext: Save what you find around the web at ThisNext, a social shopping community.
VirtualTourist: This is a fantastic place to pick up real “been there, done that” tips from seasoned travellers around the world.
FlightAware: A free live flight tracker; you can view and track the activity of any private or commercial flight here, as well as get printable airport information.
Productivity and New Media
Treedolist: A hierarchical organizer for your to-do list and tasks.
YouConvertIt: Convert any file format to any other file format without downloading any kind of software, completely for free.
Scriblink: an online whiteboard that you can use to collaborate in realtime with other people.
Twitter: A mini-blogging application that you can use to journal your thoughts and ideas.
Netvibes: A starting page for the Web; you can personalize your Netvibes to your unique preferences.
Web Applications and Tools
Mint: Free and automatic money management – a great way to be on top of your finances.
Popurls: One of my favorite sites; a compilation of the most popular social bookmarking sites with constant updates.
Jottit: Make a website just by entering in your text; you can customize it as much as you want.
Tripit: Organize your travel plans into one master online itinerary with everything you need – a fantastically useful service.
AmCharts: Free customizable Flash charts and graphics – really nice looking images here to use for your presentations or projects.