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An ever evolving list, based on my breakout sessions from conferences over the last several years.
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EasyBib: The Free Automatic Bibliography Composer

EasyBib: The Free Automatic Bibliography Composer | Websites I Found So You Don't Need To | Scoop.it
Automatic works cited and bibliography formatting for MLA, APA and Chicago/Turabian citation styles. Now supports 7th edition of MLA.
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Want to see something crazy? Open this link on your phone with WiFi turned off.

Want to see something crazy? Open this link on your phone with WiFi turned off. | Websites I Found So You Don't Need To | Scoop.it
What you should see is your home address, phone number, cell phone contract details, and — depending on what kind of cell phone towers you’re currently connected to — a latitude and longitude…
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StarWarsIntro.css : The Star Wars Intro Crawl in Pure CSS

StarWarsIntro.css : The Star Wars Intro Crawl in Pure CSS | Websites I Found So You Don't Need To | Scoop.it
Make great intros to awesome Star Wars tools online. Use StarWarsIntro.css to create The Star Wars Intro Crawl effect.
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Windows 10 doesn’t offer much privacy by default: Here’s how to fix it

Windows 10 doesn’t offer much privacy by default: Here’s how to fix it | Websites I Found So You Don't Need To | Scoop.it
Windows 10 shares a lot of personal data with Microsoft, but you can turn most of it off.
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Why and how to erase your browsing history

Why and how to erase your browsing history | Websites I Found So You Don't Need To | Scoop.it
You don't want your past internet searches hovering over you forever. Here's how to delete your history from any browser: Google, Mozilla, Apple, or Microsoft.
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A Beginner's Guide to Exploring the Darknet

A Beginner's Guide to Exploring the Darknet | Websites I Found So You Don't Need To | Scoop.it

You've probably heard about the "Deep Web and the Dark Web, but what are they? Check this  beginner's guide to the dark net—how to access it, where to go, and what you will find when you get there.

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78 RPMs and Cylinder Recordings : Free Audio : Download & Streaming : Internet Archive

78 RPMs and Cylinder Recordings : Free Audio : Download & Streaming : Internet Archive | Websites I Found So You Don't Need To | Scoop.it
The Great 78 Project! Listen to this collection of 78rpm records and cylinder recordings released in the early 20th century. These recordings were contributed to the Archive by users through the Open Source Audio collection. Also the Internet Archive has digitized many.Artists availabl
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GwynethJones's curator insight, August 14, 10:37 AM

Good for student Video Production projects?

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How can you kill that which will not die? Windows XP is back (sorta... OK, not really)

How can you kill that which will not die? Windows XP is back (sorta... OK, not really) | Websites I Found So You Don't Need To | Scoop.it
Usage up 0.08% while Windows 10 continues to win converts
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How to decide between Android and iPhone

How to decide between Android and iPhone | Websites I Found So You Don't Need To | Scoop.it
Choosing between the two main players in mobile depends on what’s most important to you. Here's what you need to know to make the right decision.
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How to Bypass and Reset the Password on Every Operating System

How to Bypass and Reset the Password on Every Operating System | Websites I Found So You Don't Need To | Scoop.it
Passwords can be reset or bypassed on every operating system, so even if you’ve forgotten yours, there may be a way in. This also means that evildoers can likely get into your system if they have access to it—and it’s way easier than you think.
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How to Convert Any File Format Online with Free Tools

How to Convert Any File Format Online with Free Tools | Websites I Found So You Don't Need To | Scoop.it
If you need to convert a file, here's the ultimate list of sites you should turn to.
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GwynethJones's curator insight, July 11, 10:19 PM

Great list from an inspiring educator! Thanks, Luke!

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Best Websites : List of 170+ Useful Websites On Internet - TechMazic

Best Websites : List of 170+ Useful Websites On Internet - TechMazic | Websites I Found So You Don't Need To | Scoop.it
Collection of best websites over the web which will help you to entertain , gain knowledge , complete task and many other ways.
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5 Best Secure Email Services for Better Privacy

5 Best Secure Email Services for Better Privacy | Websites I Found So You Don't Need To | Scoop.it
There are quite a few secure email services that offer email privacy and encryption. Here are six of the best email services that should keep your data safe
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Exploring the solar system graveyard

Exploring the solar system graveyard | Websites I Found So You Don't Need To | Scoop.it
Take an interactive look at the 42 spacecraft that have met their end on another planet
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What does happen to some of those old spacecraft?
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How to Make GIMP Look and Work like Photoshop | PCsteps.com

How to Make GIMP Look and Work like Photoshop | PCsteps.com | Websites I Found So You Don't Need To | Scoop.it
GIMP is an excellent open source raster graphics editor. And, if you are used to Adobe's suites, it's easy to make it look like Photoshop.
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Windows 10 Is Hiding a Great Video Capture Tool

Windows 10 Is Hiding a Great Video Capture Tool | Websites I Found So You Don't Need To | Scoop.it
It’s not on the list of headline features, but the latest version of Windows is hiding a very welcome and well-executed feature: a video-capture tool baked right into the operating system.
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You are listening to...

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You Are Listening To offers 24/7 live streams of police radio channels from approximately 30 cities (the only non-U.S. cities are Brisbane, Montreal, and St. Petersburg). Each stream is set to unsettling ambient music, turning this otherwise mundane experience into an incredible one.

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The Best Stuff to Do On the Google Homepage That Isn't Googling

The Best Stuff to Do On the Google Homepage That Isn't Googling | Websites I Found So You Don't Need To | Scoop.it
When Google’s engineers aren’t busy upgrading the serious stuff inside Google’s email apps or mobile OS, they like to leave little treats and games inside Google’s products—everything from humorous search results to hidden creatures. These are some of our favorites for when you’ve got five minutes or five hours to waste.
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GwynethJones's curator insight, August 15, 7:45 AM

Easter eggs, cool things, & more!

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Trace My IP | IP Address Tracker | IP Tracer | Computer Hardware IP Location Search

Trace My IP | IP Address Tracker | IP Tracer | Computer Hardware IP Location Search | Websites I Found So You Don't Need To | Scoop.it
Track and trace website visitors IPs. Trace people and map their device IP location with computer IP address location tracker
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Online CS Courses - Computer Science

Online CS Courses - Computer Science | Websites I Found So You Don't Need To | Scoop.it
One of the most amazing innovations in online learning over the past few years has been the growth and development of massive open online courses, better known as MOOCs. Generally speaking, MOOCs are college-level courses made available, free of charge, for unlimited participation by any and all students interested in the subject matter. MOOCs are …
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The Search Engines that Regular People Love!

The Search Engines that Regular People Love! | Websites I Found So You Don't Need To | Scoop.it
There are over 300 free public search engines. About.com suggests that you really only need to learn thes
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Have I been pwned? Check if your email has been compromised in a data breach

Have I been pwned? Check if your email has been compromised in a data breach | Websites I Found So You Don't Need To | Scoop.it
Have I been pwned? allows you to search across multiple data breaches to see if your email addresses has been compromised.
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13 Best Tools for Creating Infographics

13 Best Tools for Creating Infographics | Websites I Found So You Don't Need To | Scoop.it
Best Tools for Creating Infographics, An Infographics is the way to present information in visualizing or graphical form so that it is easy to comprehend
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Overview of the United States - Statistical Atlas

Statistical Atlas: The Demographic Statistical Atlas of the United States
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