Posts Tagged ‘web apps’

You Should Be Using: Degreed to Monitor Your Educational Progress

You Should Be Using: Degreed to Monitor Your Educational Progress

Have you ever studied something interesting in school and didn’t want to forget about it or read an interesting article you didn’t want to have trouble bookmarking and finding again? Have you wanted to take additional classes but were not comfortable shelling out hundreds if not thousands of dollars? If you said yes to any ...

How to Find a Great Apartment Fast

As a former HackCollege writer, I come to you a changed man. I have new mysterious scars, a best friend that’s a mummy, and a clearly fake South African accent. But I also have something more important: serious advice on how to get an apartment. Getting an apartment, while managing a full course load and a ...

3 Sites That Play Ambient Coffee Shop Noise to Enhance Creativity

Getting out of your usual work environment is a great way to increase productivity and fight distractions. And in today’s grande mocha latte-driven world, coffee shops have become a home away from home for the self-employed and those who work from home. In fact, research shows that the ambient background noise you’d encounter at your ...

H1tchr Drops Information on Artists Right into Spotify

Spotify apps have done little to impress me over the past 10 months since they’ve been introduced. TuneWiki, while brutally flawed, is a great app for learning lyrics, karaoke, or discovering that you’ve been butchering many songs for years and years. Beyond TuneWiki, however, Spotify apps are not as useful as I once dreamed they ...

5 Chrome Apps That Aren’t Just Bookmarks

One of Google Chrome’s unique features is the vast selection of installable web apps that you can add to your browser. Many of the “apps” in the Google Chrome Webstore get criticism for being nothing more than glorified bookmarks to a certain website, but these five actually provide useful features other than a pretty icon. ...