Saturday, August 1, 2009

EVERNOTE.COM | Remember Everything

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Evernote is a free online application that allows you to easily capture information in any environment using whatever device or platform you find most convenient, and makes the information accessible and searchable at any time, from anywhere.

How it works?

This video below by Evernote shows exactly how the application works. Check it out.
This may be one of the most useful applications for the frequent web users today.


What’s cool about it?

  • Create notes containing text and audio.
  • Find printed and handwritten text within images.
  • Clip web content directly into Evernote.
  • Capture screenshots.
  • Synchronize your notes among all the desktop and mobile version you use.

My Synopsis

I just created an account and intend to use this a lot. I am a frequent web surfer and find interesting things I would like to return to at later points in time. This will help me manage that a lot better. Really check this one out. You will see how useful this application is.

What do you all think of Evernote? Are there any other alternatives you all prefer? Leave comments.

Thursday, January 8, 2009

ZILLOW.COM | Your edge in Real Estate


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What is it? is an online real estate service that allows you to view real estate information such as estimated worth, size, number and types of rooms etc. All this information is provided by for free.

"This is our concept: to become a trusted, vibrant online real estate hub where everyone comes to get an edge in real estate."

How it works? is like a wiki allowing any homeowners or real estate professionals to write to the site building a huge database of information for all users online on a particular home. It creates an online community where users contribute to the real estate data so that everyone will have access to this great resource.

A typical page will look like the following:

1. A estimate of the home.

2. The monthly mortgage payment.

3. A street view and bird's eye view of the neighborhood and the home being searched.



4. Detailed information on the home such as number of bedrooms, baths, size, when it was built etc.

5. The features are included in the home such as cable, ceiling fans, lawns etc.



What's cool about it?

1. also shows comparable homes that are for sale as well.

2. charts the value of the home and includes tax data and previous selling information.

Check out for more great features.

My Synopsis

I have not used this site, but I am sure it would be very useful for homeowners, buyers, sellers or any real estate professionals. Enjoy!!